4 Fun Winter Activities in Toronto 2020

Jan 20, 2020

The year 2020 in Toronto is filled with fun events and activities worth bundling up for. Here are a few exciting winter activities to look forward to kick off 2020’s cooler months.

Terra Lumina | 2000 Meadowvale Rd, Scarborough, ON

Immerse yourself in a multisensory experience at the Toronto Zoo. After touring numerous cities around the world, this nighttime walk has made its way to Toronto to transform the zoo, casting a colourful glow over the space. About a 45-minute journey, you may gaze at the spellbinding light displays from now until April 13, 2020.

More information: http://www.torontozoo.com/terralumina


Snowshoeing at Coronation Park Battery Park | 711 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, ON

A gentle jaunt with scenic views that run along Lake Ontario. Located just east of Ontario Place, you will find yourself immersed in a series of trails where you can feel like a true north Canadian without leaving the city.

More information: https://www.ontariotrails.on.ca/index.php?url=trails/view/coronation-and-battery-park-trail/


Toronto Light Festival | Distillery District, 44 Parliament St, Toronto, ON

Shorter days, longer nights. Although winter can be dark and drab sometimes, it doesn’t have to be! This event aims to “transform a moment of consciousness, from the cold and the dark into the warmth of the light”, exhibiting local and international light artists. The Toronto Light Festival brightens the streets of Toronto’s Distillery District from January 17th to March 1st. Come out of the dark and into the light.

More information: https://torontolightfest.com/


Tobogganing at Riverdale Park East | 550 Broadview Ave, Toronto, ON

Bask in in the views of the Toronto skyline as you rush down the Riverdale Park East in your sleigh. Dash through the snow right here in the city! Experience chills and thrills minutes away from the downtown core with a small-town tobogganing feel.

More information: https://www.toronto.ca/data/parks/prd/facilities/complex/343/index.html