Explore winter on the waterfront!

The West Island of Ontario Place is Toronto’s new destination for all your favorite winter activities. Take a stroll through the West Island to experience our beautiful winter setting and enjoy activities and attractions along the way.

Admission is free!

Winter Light Exhibition
Experience the creativity and innovation of 12 illuminated exhibits by local artists that will project, shape, transmit, reflect or contain light. The Winter Light theme mimics Ontario’s winter landscape. Experience exhibits ranging from illuminated water forms, digital winter themed imagery, structures emanating light from within, a 12-foot-tall freestanding icicle silo and many more unique installations.

Synthetic Ice Skating Rink
Set against the stunning landscape of the Lake Ontario shoreline and the West Island, experience skating at Ontario Place this winter. On-site services include skate rentals, skate sharpening, snacks and beverages, and music piped throughout the site. Skating is free!

Bonfire
Warm-up at the waterfront with an Ontario Place hosted bonfire located on the north end of Cedar Cove on the West Island, a short jaunt from the skating rink.

Fairy Lights
Fairy lights will cast a warm glow along the West Island paths and event grounds as you explore the exhibits.

For more info: Winter at Ontario Place.


Movies at Cinesphere in IMAX®

The world’s first permanent IMAX® theatre has re-opened and will feature a variety of programming throughout Winter at Ontario Place. December films include The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience (2004).

For more info and buy tickets: Cinesphere

Looking for info or have a question?

We have an FAQ page with answers to our most common questions, but feel free to reach out to us if you don’t find the answer there – info@ontarioplace.com.