With the city still under an extreme cold weather alert, it may be a good idea to stay put. But if you do feel the need to go out, here’s a handy list of what’s open and closed around the GTA this Boxing Day, 2017


• Many outdoor skating rinks around town

• Movie theatres

• Most restaurants

• Most grocery stores

• Yorkdale Mall is open until 11 p.m. The Eaton Centre is open until 9:30 p.m. CF Markville is open until 9 p.m. while Sherway Gardens is open until 8 p.m.

• Vaughan Mills is open until 9 p.m. Scarborough Town Centre is open until 10 p.m.

• Ripley’s Aquarium

• Disney On Ice at the Rogers Centre

• The Christmas Flower Show at the Allen Gardens Conservatory

• The TTC is running on a holiday schedule and GO Transit is on a Saturday schedule

• The ROM closes at 7 p.m. tonight. The Toronto Zoo closes at 4:30 p.m. today.

• The Art Gallery of Ontario closes at 5 p.m.


• All LCBO and Beer Store locations

• All government offices, postal service and banks

• Toronto libraries are also closed Boxing Day