January Go List: Best Things to Do! 2020




Load up your January calendar with fun and seasonal events that the whole family will look forward to! Here are the top things to do with kids this January!


Go to Terra Lumina At The Toronto Zoo
Terra Lumina takes visitors on a journey through a luminous vision of our planet’s future. Passing through a portal, travelers will be transported to a fantastical vision of the year 2099, a time when humans have learned to live in harmony with nature, protecting our planet and the wildlife that calls it home. Now open! More


Go see The Dr. Seuss Experience
This Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle takes each guest on an awe-inspiring journey through nine different Dr. Seuss books, allowing each visitor a chance to magically step into the pages of each of the books. Due to popular demand, the exhibition is now extended from January 16 to March 22, 2020! More


Go to Flight of White at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
Ricepaper butterflies, also known as Paper Kites, have translucent white wings patterned with black streaks and spots. See their slow and graceful flight during the Flight of White exhibit, on now until January 31. More


Go to the Toronto International Boat Show
North America’s largest indoor boat show docks at the Enercare Centre with an impressive array of 1,200 new boats on display, educational seminars, and lifestyle programming. Back by popular demand is Twiggy the Water-Skiing Squirrel to delight audiences of all ages. Families will be excited for the stacked line-up featuring the return of The Great Canadian Fish Tank, Kids Trout Pond, Free Boat Rides, all-new Winter Wake Fest and Water Ski Shows on the world’s largest indoor lake. January 17 to 26. More


See Dolittle
Robert Downey Jr. electrifies one of literature's most enduring characters in a vivid reimagining of the classic tale of the man who could talk to animals: Dolittle. Opens in theatres on January 17. More


Go to the Toronto Light Festival
The Toronto Light Festival offers a visual journey and a playful adventure throughout the walking streets of The Distillery District. During the cold, dark days of winter, The Toronto Light Festival offers visitors a reason to bundle up, get outside and celebrate the season, creativity and life in the big city. Admission is free. Opens January 17. More


Winnie the Pooh Day is on January 18! It's an opportunity to enjoy your favourite bear and all of his friends with your kids. Get inspired with these fun treats and crafts! More


Go Snow Tubing
Slide down a snow-slicked slope, then ride a carpet lift (like a moving sidewalk on the snow) back up to do it all over again. Tubing is fun stuff, and kids as young as 5 years old can get in on the action, as long as they meet the height requirements. If there's no snow in the city, these hills will make it! Find the best snow tubing hills... More


Make Hot Cocoa
We want you to be prepared for those cold winter days with a few fun hot cocoa recipes, for you and the chilly ones you love. Here are 11 ways to enjoy this Winter classic! More


Make Popcorn
Once you start popping, there's just no stopping because January 19 is National Popcorn Day! Light, crunchy, sweet, salty—celebrate everyone's favourite snack with these fun recipes. More


Make Penguin-Themed Foods
Penguin Awareness Day is January 20! Show your love of penguins with these adorable and silly recipes that are as delicious as they are fun! Make Rice Krispies treat pops, sugar cookies, olive and cream cheese snacks, and more. More


Make Cutie Pies
Although tiny, these pie creations will make a big impact! Celebrate National Pie Day on January 23 with one of these yummy recipes. Easy as pie! More


See Disney on Ice: Dream Big
Believing is just the beginning for your favourite Disney heroes at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big! Share every magical moment filled with breathtaking ice skating and beloved songs and stories that give you a reason to believe! Coming to Scotiabank Arena from January 24 to 26. More


Go to the Toronto Reptile Expo
It's Canada's largest reptile and exotic pet specialty event, with vendors of live reptiles and amphibians, supplies, and products from all over Canada. Reptile Expo has been promoting responsible reptile ownership for over 20 years in Canada. January 26 at the International Centre. More


Make Chocolate Cake
Chocolate-lovers rejoice! January 27th is National Chocolate Cake Day! Whether you're baking for a special occasion or a night in, these indulgent and decadent recipes will take the cake. More

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