The Horseshoe Tavern has been an iconic concert venue located in downtown Toronto and is a significant part of Canadian musical lore. ParkWhiz has your back for Horseshoe Tavern parking if you’re heading to a show, or just swinging in to check out this historic location.
The venue occupies a building that was constructed in 1861 and previously was home to a blacksmith. Formerly named the Country Roots n’ Rockabilly Music Tavern, The Shoe, as it’s called by locals, has been in operation since 1947. Influential acts that have played The Shoe include Bryan Adams, the Tragically Hip, Big Sugar, and others.
The most notable media appearance for the venue occured when Stompin’ Tom Connors concert films “This is Stompin Tom” and “Across This Land with Stompin Tom’ were shot at the Horseshoe. Stompin Tom Connors was an iconic Canadian country and folk music singer whose songs have become a staple of the Canadian cultural landscape. His “The Hockey Song” is a popular song that’s regularly played at hockey games across the world, including at every Toronto Maple Leaf home game.
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