For the week of December 30, 2019 – January 5, 2020
Happy New Year! We hope 2020 is a fantastic year with lots of fun-filled adventures in Muskoka! Experience opening night of a fairy-tale skate through the forest lit up by hundreds of tiki torches at the Fire & Ice Skating Trail. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with fireworks and brewery parties across Muskoka. Fill your bellies for a good cause at the Mac & Cheese Dinner Fundraiser. Get up close and personal with exotic animals at the Zoo to You – Ed-Zoo-Cation event.
Fire & Ice Skating Trail
Go for a magical skate under the stars while surrounded by hundreds of tiki torches at The Fire & Ice Skating Trail at Arrowhead Provincial Park. December 31 is the opening night for the Fire & Ice Trail and will run from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. No gear? No problem. Arrowhead Provincial Park also rents out skates and helmets.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Ring in the New Year at Hidden Valley with live music, fireworks, and hot cocoa. Entertaining live music done by local musician Sawyer Lance will be on from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with the fireworks starting at 6:00 PM.
New Year’s Eve Party
Countdown with friends at your side and a delicious brew in hand. Sawdust City Brewery is celebrating New Year’s Eve with special events, such as a live DJ, dance party, snacks, and of course tasty brews.
Mac & Cheese Fundraiser
Dwight is turning into delicious Dwight on January 9 at the Mac & Cheese Dinner Fundraiser at the Dwight Community Centre. Proceeds are being contributed to the expansion of the Dwight Library. Feast on gourmet Mac & Cheese by area restaurants, including salad, dessert, and also gluten-free options. Pre-purchase tickets at the Dwight Public Library.
Zoo To You – Ed-zoo-cation
Get edzoocated at the Muskoka Discovery Centre with 20 exotic animals that will be on display in a clean, safe, and fascinating exhibit. Two experienced and knowledgeable handlers will be present to allow for more interaction to ensure everyone gets a chance to meet and interact with the animals. The experienced handlers will bring the animals out of their secure temporary enclosures on a rotation to allow time for you to interact and be educated about these amazing creatures.
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