Aug. 19-Sept. 5. (Gates open 10:00-17:00; rides 10:00-21:00. International market place and show. Ice skating show, SuperDogs, midway rides, farm animals, cat and dog shows, cooking lessons, & garden show, etc. Food. Air show Sept. 3,4 and 5 from 12:30-16:30. Admission fees $16, child/seniors $12, under 4 free (rides extra). Some discounts apply. See: http://www.theex.com/get-tickets/special-offers/. For international performers from or inspired by ties with home countries, see:http://theex.com/concerts-events/artists-on-the-international-stage/#kenya.
Annual Labour Day Parade celebrating workers starts at 11am from Queen and University. It marches west, on Queen to Dufferin and S to the CNE.
For public transit: http://www.theex.com/plan-your-visit/getting-here/ . Tel. 416-393-6300.