Romantic Date Ideas for Winter


When you think about winter dates, the first thing that might come to mind is cozying up on the couch and binging your favourite show. However, we think the key to winter dates is planning an activity that takes full advantage of the season. So grab your jacket and bundle up because we have 5 great date ideas that are guaranteed to keep you warm.


Lavelle is a one-of-a-kind restaurant located on top of 627 King Street West with a rooftop pool, patio and bar. Sounds like a great summer spot, right? Get this, the entire restaurant area can be completely enclosed during the winter, creating a steamy resort-style feel similar to what you might find in Blue Mountain. Just make sure to explain this to your date before you suggest they bring their bathing suit.

A Nutcracker Christmas at Casa Loma

The Bentway is an outdoor skating rink right below the Gardner Expressway. They are celebrating the figure-eight skate trail for its second season on the December 21-23 weekend. Art Exhibitions, warming lounges, skate rentals and lessons await you on this new Torontonian tradition.

Toronto Christmas Market

The Toronto Christmas Market is a holiday date essential. The Christmas market brings local craftspeople, musicians, artisanal food-makers and beyond to create a truly magical festive experience. Grab a mouth-watering dinner, experience the charming shops, and see where the night takes you. But hurry! The market runs from November 15th to December 23rd, so be sure to take in the magic while you still can.

Happy Place Toronto

The name speaks for itself, located at 245 Queens Quay West, Happy Place provides larger-than-life installations, multi-sensory themed rooms and is home to the world’s largest indoor confetti dome. If you’re looking for a unique date idea and a night filled with laughter, fun, and pure bliss, look no further.

Muskoka Bay Resort

If you’re looking for the picture-perfect getaway to get cozy and still enjoy the outdoors, there’s no better place than Muskoka Bay Resort. Quietly tucked away in Muskoka’s emerald green surroundings, the lofts and villas are the perfect way to spend a luxurious night away from the hustle and bustle of city life and wind down.