The Royal Botanical Gardens Sparkling 'Winter Wonders' Trail Is Back & It's Better Than Ever

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The Royal Botanical Gardens Sparkling 'Winter Wonders' Trail Is Back & It's Better Than Ever

This winter, you can follow a trail through a sparkling wonderland near Toronto. The dazzling Winter Wonders at the Royal Botanical Gardens returns, and it is better than ever.

The light exhibit is happening at Hendrie Park in Burlington from November 24, 2021, until January 9, 2022, on Wednesdays to Sundays between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Courtesy of the Royal Botanical Gardens

Within the garden, you'll be able to follow a 1.5-kilometre trail past the glistening snow to seven interactive displays.

This winter, there are three new areas to explore that are sure to get you in the holiday spirit.

Plus, you'll be able to warm up around a firepit, eat delicious seasonal bites, and even enjoy a boozy beverage in the magical setting.

Admission is free for RBG members; otherwise, you'll need to purchase a $19.50 ticket and book a time slot.

Winter Wonders

Courtesy of the Royal Botanical Gardens

Price: $19.50 per person (free for RBG Members)

When: November 24, 2021 - January 9, 2022, Wednesdays to Sundays from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m

Address: 680 Plains Rd. W., Burlington, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can follow the illuminated trail under the starlight and feel like you've stepped into a Christmas dreamland.


Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your adventure.

In Ontario, a vaccine passport is required to access some events, services and businesses, including restaurants and bars.

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