While the winter months can be cold and dreary, it does not mean that there aren’t some fun activities to do in the city on the milder days. Toronto is already a bustling city, but in the winter, it can be an absolute wonderland.

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Harbourfront Centre Rink

Located on the beautiful shoreline of Lake Ontario, Harbourfront Centre’s rink is one of Toronto’s most scenic spaces. If you have misplaced your skates or never had any, to begin with, no worries, HarbourFront Centre Rink offers skate and helmet rentals for a very reasonable price.

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Skate By the Lights at Nathan Phillips Square

One of Toronto’s most celebrated attractions is Toronto’s famous ice rink at Nathan Phillips Square. It is a unique setting with a cityscape backdrop, sparkling lights and a large holiday tree. This is a magical experience that will make memories for years to come.

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Casa Loma – Holiday Lights Tour

This December experience the magic of the season at Casa Loma’s spectacular Holiday Light Tour. Wander through a sparkling lighting exhibit in the gardens and tunnels. Designed as a self-guided walk, you can stroll through the property’s grounds while enjoying the beautiful decorations. The Holiday Lights Tour at Casa Loma runs from November 25th – December 30th, 2021. Purchase your tickets beforehand as they are limiting the attendance to control the guest flow and to ensure a safer and better experience for everyone.

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Bloor-Yorkville Icefest

Follow a self-guided and socially distanced ice sculpture tour around Bloor-Yorkville and escape to some of the world’s most famous destinations. See over 70,000 pounds of ice carved into sculptures at this annual celebration of winter.

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Toronto Christmas Market at Distillery District

At the Toronto Christmas Market, you can go shopping, drink mulled wine, and go on a Ferris wheel ride overlooking the city. Rediscover the magic and romance of the holidays.

Don’t let the winter blues get you down, get out and do some fun winter activities!

Published by HOLR Magazine.