Celebrate the holidays at the gateway to Toronto.
The new skating spot on Front Street will be the largest free outdoor rink in Toronto.
Union Holiday-Presented by TD is pleased to offer free skating lessons twice a day by Skate Canada Certified Coaches on a first come first served basis to first 20 patrons. No pre-registration is required.
Ice skates will be provided for free. Please note that there are limited skate rentals available and will be handed out on a first come first serve basis.
As part of the experience, visitors will be able to enjoy snacks and beverages from a rotating retail booth, check out the latest holiday gifts in the Best Buy Warming Lounge, and listen to local DJ talent from the TD Music Booth.
Inside Union Station, the historic West Wing will be decorated for the holiday season and feature free daily musical performances on the Steinway & Sons Spirio, the world’s finest high-resolution player piano, as well as a mix of live performances.
Visitors can shop for gifts at one of Union Station’s many retailers in the Front Street Promenade on the lower level below the Great Hall and from December 9 to 24 have their gifts wrapped for free at the TD gift-wrapping station in the West Wing.
On Fridays & Saturdays during Union Beats on Ice, DJ’s will be mixing live from rinkside to amplify the skating experience.
Who is it for?
Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Patrons will be required to sign a waiver and provide a government-issued identification card for skate rentals.
WHEN & WHERE
November 29, 2019 – January 4, 2020
Closed Dec 25
Open Daily (Weather Permitting)
Sundays –Wednesdays | 11:00am–7:00pm
Thursdays– Saturdays | 11:00am–9:00pm
Free Skating Lessons:
Daily: 12pm and 4pm. Each lesson will be approximately 1 hr in length. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the lesson to get ready.
Union Beats on Ice Sponsored by TD:
Friday & Saturdays: 5pm-9pm
Steinway & Sons Spirio:
The Spirio will play itself Mon-Fri from 8am-9:30am and 12pm-2pm, and on Sat-Sun at 12-2pm and 4-6pm. You can catch special live performances on weekday evenings from 5-6pm.
Union Station, 65 Front Street West, Toronto