This Family Day, lace up your skates and head to Toronto’s newest outdoor skating destination, The Bentway Skate Trail.
Located below the Gardiner Expressway, The Bentway Skate Trail is a 220-metre long figure eight loop, giving Torontonians the opportunity to explore the once vacant and forgotten space from a whole new perspective.
Don’t worry if your little ones are new to skating, there will be free skate lessons by instructors from the West Toronto Skating Club available.
Skaters are invited to warm up in the Strongbow Lounge where hot and cold drinks will be available in addition to delicious eats from local food trucks, and complimentary samples of premium roast coffee and specialty beverages from the McCafé Trailer onsite.
Skate Trail Hours: 11 am – 9 pm
All-Day Skate Rentals: 11 am – 9 pm
Strongbow Lounge: 11 am – 9 pm
McCafé Trailer onsite: 3 pm – 9 pm
Free Skate instruction: 1 pm – 5:30 pm
In addition to the skate trail, Bentway visitors can also head over to Fort York, where they can enjoy free admission and fun winter activities on Family Day.
When: Monday, February 19, 11 am to 9 pm
Where: Below the Gardiner Expressway at 250 Fort York Blvd