Canadian National Exhibition

CNE Food -- The Good, the Bad and the Ugly!

Rose Reisman | Posted 08.29.2014 | Canada Living
Rose Reisman

I checked out 5 kiosks at this year's CNE and broke down which of their indulgences did less damage. Remember, it may only be a once-a-year experience but let's at least mitigate the repercussions on our waistlines!

Peanut Butter Sriracha Rolls And 10 Other Tasty Foods At The Ex

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.13.2014 | Canada Living

There seems to be a theme at the Ex this year: peanut butter and chocolate. It may have been all about cronuts and bacon last year, but this year'...

Toronto Public Health Closes 2 More CNE Booths

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.28.2013 | Canada Living

Toronto Public Health and the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) have shut down two food vendors due to regulation infractions, just days after a cron...

Don't Blame The Cronut Burger, Blame The Maple Bacon Jam

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.28.2013 | Canada Living

The cronut burger's maple bacon jam is the official cause the food-borne illness that affected more than 150 people attending the Canadian National Ex...

At Least A Dozen Ill After Eating At The CNE

CBC | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada

At least a dozen CNE patrons reported feeling ill and five of them were taken to hospital after eating at the Ex Tuesday night. Toronto EMS was call...

THE CRONUT BURGER IS HERE

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada Living

Stop what you're doing because the cronut burger has arrived in Canada (well, almost). If you thought the deep-fried doughnut-croissant hybrid was...

My Days As A Carny

Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Living
Chris Jancelewicz

My first real job -- ever -- was running games at the Canadian National Exhibition (The Ex) in Toronto. In some ways, working as a carny was incredibly formative. As a journalist, I can say that confidence is key, especially in the entertainment industry. If I didn't have those three summers where I was verbally accosting strangers on a microphone, I can't say with certainty that I'd have the same fearlessness now.

Food Truck Explodes At CNE

CBC | Posted 10.24.2012 | Canada

Toronto police say propane was the cause of an explosion that destroyed a food truck at the Canadian National Exhibition grounds. Debris f...

The EX: A Look Back At The Canadian National Exhibition (Photos)

Huffington Post Canada | Rod Charles | Posted 08.24.2012 | Canada Travel

The Canadian National Exhibition (The EX) is in full swing in Toronto. Rides, The Air Show, and so many delicious, unhealthy food choices. There ar...

Marilyn Monroe To Shimmer At The CNE

CBC | CBC | Posted 10.18.2011 | Canada

Visitors to this year's Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto may catch a rare glimpse of Marilyn Monroe in Canada. Images ...