It’s time to get into the festive spirit because the ultimate Christmas event is heading to Toronto this month.
The perfect festive outing for friends and families alike, the five-week Aurora Winter festival will open to the public on November 29, but you have a chance to win your way in, with a four-ticket pack giveaway before the first holiday lights are turned on.
To get your hands on the tickets all you have to do is follow a few simple steps:
- Follow Daily Hive Toronto and Aurora Winter Festival on Instagram, and tag three friends in this post (1 entry)
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Full contest entry guidelines can be found here. The contest runs until November 12 at 11:59 pm.
Aurora Winter Festival will transform Ontario Place into a hidden village with four Mystical Worlds inspired by the North Pole complete with magical characters, captivating light displays, endless fun, games and activities.
The Mystical Worlds are home to a number of magical characters including Thyra, Queen of the Ice Elves, who resides in an impressive castle, Rivera and Zaos, both ice elves sworn to protect the Mystical Worlds, Yin the Yeti Prince, who loves to have fun and is a big fan of disco, and of course, Santa and his team of elves.
Other attractions include:
- Light Dome — 50′ LED dome displaying the Aurora Borealis
- A Frozen Pond — An outdoor skating rink amid the Aurora Borealis lights
- Santa’s Workshop — A chance for kids to meet Santa Claus and explore craft stations with the elves
- Rides — There will be a selection of rides for all ages on site including a Ferris wheel, carousel, and train
- Tube Park — Will include a large 170-ft slide with artificial snow
- Entertainment Tent — Large heated tent to eat, drink, sing, and be merry
- Food Garden — Will include 10 of Toronto’s best food trucks and vendors
- Main Street — Outdoor huts with over 30 holiday-inspired market vendors
Additionally, through a convenient smartphone app, guests will be invited to join the Mystical Worlds Quest, offering exclusive opportunities and prizes. The app will also feature a comprehensive map and background on festival characters.
Tickets start at $14.99 for children (4 -12) and seniors (64+) and are $19.99 for general admission (13 – 64). Children from ages one to three can attend for free.
When: November 29 to December 30
Where: Ontario Place, East Island
Daily Hive is a proud media sponsor of the Aurora Winter Festival.
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