It may be cliché to say, but New Year’s Day is the ultimate reset. There’s a certain freshness about going out into the world on the first day of the new year.
Whether nursing a hangover, milking the last moments of holiday time, or getting a head start on resolutions for 2019, here’s what’s open and closed on New Year’s Day in Toronto.
TTC will operate on Sunday service with subway and most routes starting at 9 am. Any routes that do not normally operate on Sundays, will not operate on NYD.
Art Gallery of Ontario: 317 Dundas Street West – 10:30 am to 4 pm
Movie theatres across the city will be open. Check your local listings for show times.
The Ontario Science Centre: 770 Don Mills Road – 10 am to 5 pm
Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada: 288 Bremner Blvd – open 9 am to 11 pm
The Royal Ontario Museum: 100 Queen’s Park – 10 am to 7 pm
The Toronto Zoo: 2000 Meadowvale Road – 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
While many will be closed on Christmas these grocery stores will be open.
Kitchen Table: 10 Queens Quay West – 8 am until midnight; 595 Bay Street – 10 am to 10 pm; 705 King St. West – 8 am until midnight; 155 Dupont Street – open 24 hours
Loblaws: 60 Carlton Street – 8 am to 8 pm
Rabba Fine Food: various locations – open 24 hours
Whole Foods: 87 Avenue Road – 10 am to 6 pm
The following malls and shopping centres are open on New Year’s Day.
The Pacific Mall: 4300 Steeles Avenue East, Markham – 11 am to 9 pm
The Eaton Centre: 220 Yonge Street – 12 pm to 7 pm
Square One: 100 City Centre Drive, Mississauga – 11 am to 6 pm
Vaughan Mills: 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive, Concord – 10 am to 7 pm
Toronto Premium Outlets: 13,850 Steeles Avenue West, Halton Hills – 11 am to 6 pm
LCBO & Beer Stores
All LCBO and Beer Stores will be closed on New Year’s Day. Hopefully, you stocked up at The Beer Store on Boxing Day!
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