Events For January Weekends

Toronto Light Festival – January 19, 2018 – March 4, 2018


Fort York Celebrates The Bentway Skate Trail Official Opening

Fort York celebrates the opening of The Bentway’s Skate Trail with FREE admission and extended hours all weekend long! Join in some family-fun activities in the Fort York Visitor Centre, including a special pop-up exhibit on winter in Toronto and a Fort York selfie booth. Join a lantern tour on Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m., or join the Mayor’s Skating Party on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m.

Date & Time:
Sat, Jan. 6, 2018, 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
Sun, Jan. 7, 2018, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Fort York National Historic Site
250 Fort York Blvd

Cost: Free
Phone: (416) 392-6907

7th Annual Toronto Tango Marathon 2018

Produced by: Elizabeth Sadowska and Rhythm and Motion Dance Studio
Join us for the 7th Annual Toronto Tango Marathon. It is an amazing weekend of Argentine Tango in Toronto, with beautiful music, great venues, lots of dancing, and delicious refreshments. We have invited outstanding DJs to keep you dancing to the wee hours. Get ready for 3 days and 3 nights of non-stop Tango! Please visit website for more details.

Date & Time:

Jan. 12, 2018, 9:00 pm – 3:00 am
Jan. 13, 2018, 1:00 pm – 4:00 am
Jan. 14, 2018, 12:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Location: Lithuanian Hall, 1573 Bloor St W

Phone: (416) 240-0808

Toronto Light Festival

The Toronto Light Festival is a new visual journey and an imaginative cerebral adventure. During the cold, dark days of winter, City residents will be drawn out of their traditional indoor habitats to experience Toronto in a way they never have before.The Festival exhibits the creativity of local and international artists and is a winter experience designed to entertain & inspire.

Date & Time:  January 19, 2018 – March 4, 2018  , 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Location:  The Distillery District, 9 Trinity St

Cost: Free

Repair Cafe

Don’t throw it away, fix it! Bring a broken household item to the Repair Cafe where you can get help fixing it for free. Volunteers fix household item, ranging from small household appliances such as toasters, to clothes, to lamps, to computers to jewelry, and book and paper repair. We’ll even have a bike repair booth right outside the library’s front doors!

Date & Time: January 20, 2018, 12:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location:  Toronto Reference Library – 1st Floor, Atrium & Browsery, 789 Yonge St

Cost: Free
Phone: (416) 393-7007

Sea Brim from Ricarda’s Winterlicious 2018 menu.

Winterlicious -Toronto’s Premier Prix Fixe Food Event

Experience Toronto’s diverse cuisine through one-of-a-kind culinary events and delicious three-course prix fixe lunch and dinner menus at more than 200 top restaurants.

Starting January 11, 2018, prix fixe restaurant reservations will be accepted. Culinary Event Series tickets are currently available.

Share your meal highlights! Be sure to tag your photos and tweets with #LiciousTO.

Date & Time: January 26 to February 8, 2018, Lunch & Dinner

Location: Various (Check Website)

Cost: (See Restaurant Menu)