11 Exciting New Things That Are Planning To Open Around Toronto In 2021

So much to look forward to!
11 Exciting New Things That Are Planning To Open Around Toronto In 2021
Associate Editor

After the craziness of 2020, everyone could use something to look forward to.

These new attractions near Toronto are planning to open this year, and you'll want to add them all to your bucket list.

2021 will see some exciting activities and events coming to the city and surrounding area, from exhibits to drive-thru experiences.

Due to the uncertainty surrounding restrictions and the pandemic, opening dates are subject to change.

Plan a trip to some of these incredible new spots around Toronto this year!

Editor's Choice:Toronto's New Drive-Thru Adventure Has Giant Moving Dinos & It's Just Like 'Jurassic Park'

Andy Warhol Exhibit

Price: $25 per adult

When: May 22 - August 29, 2021

Address: 317 Dundas St. W., Toronto, On

Why You Need To Go: Explore the world of the iconic artist, Andy Warhol, at the AGO's upcoming exhibition. You can see some of his most famous works and learn about his life and career.

Little Canada

Price: $29 per adult

When: TBA

Address: 10 Dundas St. E., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Explore Canada without leaving the city by visiting this miniature replica. You can see five destinations upon opening, including Little Niagara and Little Toronto. More destinations will continue to be added over the years.

Thermëa Spa Village

Price: TBA

When: Spring 2021

Address: 4015 Cochrane St., Whitby ON

Why You Need To Go: This unique spa concept opening this spring will welcome you into a wellness village. Enjoy saunas, an icy waterfall, and more at this oasis.

Seasky International Light Show

Price: TBA

When: TBA

Address: 10215 Montrose Rd., Port Robinson, ON

Why You Need To Go: This stunning lantern festival was originally supposed to open in December but has been postponed. You can travel down an illuminated trail filled with glowing lantern installations for a magical adventure.

Sonic Runway

Price: Free

When: January 15 - February 7, 2021

Address: Waterfront BIA Campus, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: The Harbourfront's Site Alive will include an over 100-metre long rainbow tunnel to wander through.

Niagara Power Station

Price: TBA

When: July 1, 2021

Address: 7005 Niagara Pkwy., Niagara Falls, ON

Why You Need To Go: The historic Niagara Power Generating Station is being transformed into an immersive light and sound experience this year, with an underground tunnel set to open in 2022.

Willner Madge Gallery

Price: TBA

When: November 2021

Address: 100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: The ROM is getting a brand new 10,000-square-foot gallery that explores early life. You can see some of the world's best-preserved specimens in this immersive, multi-media setting.

Dino Drive

Price: $45 per car

When: March 12 - 28, 2021

Address: Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON

Why you need to go: Take a trip to Jurassic Park at Toronto's new Dino Drive. You can see life-sized moving dinosaurs from the comfort of your car.

Jamie Allan’s Illusionarium

Price: $99+ per couple

When: Opening January 23, 2021

Address: 1 Yonge St., Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Explore the history of magic at this enchanting new experience, which features 3D projections, holograms and live magicians.

The Bubble

Price: Prices vary

When: TBA

Address: 65 Orfus Rd., Unit A, Toronto, ON

Why You Need To Go: Canada's first inflatapark was supposed to open in 2020, but is now hoping to open once restrictions allow for it. The entertainment zone features obstacle courses, laser tag, slides and more.

The Rolling Stones Exhibit

Price: $29.99 + per adult

When: November 30, 2021 - February 27, 2022

Address: 10 King St. W., Kitchener, ON

Why You Need To Go: The Rolling Stones | UNZIPPED is coming to THEMUSEUM in Kitchener this year. It's the first international exhibition featuring the iconic rock band, and you can see hundreds of artifacts and memorabilia.

Madeline Forsyth
Associate Editor
Madeline Forsyth is an Associate Travel Editor for Narcity Media focused on Canadian and global travel and is based in Toronto, Ontario.