Toronto’s New Polar Festival Will Have A Shimmering Ice Tunnel & Magical Christmas Market – Narcity Canada

You can step into a festive paradise at this new holiday attraction coming to Toronto. Polar, which first launched last year as a drive-thru experience, is bringing a new winter festival to the city, and you’ll be swept into a world of sparkling splendour and Christmas cheer.

The walk-thru event is transforming Bandshell Park into a sparkling winter wonderland starting November 25, and it will be the biggest winter festival in the Toronto.

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You can explore a shimmering Polar Ice Tunnel filled with thousands of crystals and visit Santa’s living room for tons of festive photo ops.

There will be a holiday market as well as rides like a Christmas train, classic carousel, and even a ship excursion.

The X-Lounge is a dreamy place to curl up by a crackling fire and sip a festive cocktail, and you can order treats like burgers and BeaverTails from the food trucks.

Tickets are on sale now, and it is recommended to purchase them online in advance. Get ready for all sorts of holiday magic at this dazzling new winter festival.

Polar Winter Festival

Price: $19.99 per adult

When: November 25 – December 26, 2021

Address: Bandshell Park, Exhibition Grounds, 210 Princes’ Boulevard, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: You’ll feel like you’ve taken a trip to the North Pole at this magical holiday event.


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