Tag: Winter

Cavalcade of Lights – November 24th

On Saturday, November 24 at 6 p.m., Cavalcade of Lights, presented by Great Gulf, will mark the official start of the holiday season in Toronto. The event features the first lighting of Toronto’s 60-foot (18-metre) Christmas tree, along with musical performances, circus arts, a skating party and a spectacular fireworks display.   “Cavalcade of Lights… Read more »

Family Day Activities & Events

Family Day is Monday, February 19, 2018. Here are the schedules for outdoor rinks in Ward 30. Greenwood Park Jimmie Simpson Park Monarch Park Withrow Park For further details on Family Day activities and events in Toronto visit toronto.ca/familyday.

Letter to City Council on Toronto’s Shelter Crisis

January 16, 2018 Open Letter to Members of City Council, In late December 2017, Toronto faced historic freezing temperatures, as a polar vortex pummeled through the eastern part of North America. Reports of shelters bursting at the seams from front line staff, volunteers and activists revealed critical issues within the shelter system. Dedicated city staff… Read more »

Riverdale Park Rink & Skating Trail Now Open!

On Saturday, December 16, 2017 we celebrated the Grand Opening of the new rink and skating trail at Riverdale Park. Many of you came out to cut the ribbon and skate on the fresh ice. A big thank you to our Parks, Forestry and Recreation staff. I hope everyone enjoys the new rink and trail… Read more »