It’s that time of year again. Time to celebrate the year that was in 2013 and ring in the year ahead in 2014. The countdown to midnight is always a great reason to party, but what if you have little kids? If you’re wondering what to do in Toronto to celebrate New Year’s Eve with the entire family, we have five kid-friendly Toronto suggestions.
For 11 years now, the Toronto Zoo has been the perfect place to spend a kid-friendly Toronto New Year’s Eves. Check out the live entertainment and special WILD animal visitors. Don’t miss the kid-friendly countdown that takes place at 8:00pm…you can get the kids home in time for bedtime.
More information: www.torontozoo.com
How did they celebrate New Year’s Eve in medieval times? Visit Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament and you will find out. Tickets include dinner, two hour live tournament, party favours, champagne toast (non-alcoholic for children) at midnight and a whole lot more.
More information: www.medievaltimes.com
New Year’s Eve Skating Party
Harbourfront is throwing a free outdoor skating party for the entire family. It’s what to do in Toronto for a kid-friendly evening outdoors. Strap on the blades and skate into 2014 on the Natrel outdoor rink, on the shores of Lake Ontario. The party will hopping to the tunes of a live DJ.
More information: www.harbourfrontcentre.com
CityTV New Year’s Eve Bash
Bundle up the family and head down to the heart of the city, Nathan Phillip’s Square. There will be a fun selection of family-friendly outdoor activities to take part in. Dance away the year with live performances by; R&B band Fathead, funk band God Made Me Funky and many more.
More information: www.citytv.com
Redfish Bluefish New Year’s Party
Celebrate the New Year a little bit early at the RedFish BlueFish cafe. The party starts at 5:00pm and will include dancing, arts and crafts, live entertainment and more. Tickets include all the activities and the cafe’s signature “small bite” treats. Be sure to purchase your tickets in advance.
More information: www.redfishbluefishcafe.com