eighth annual iceFest

Points of Interest

Icefest Map

Bloor-Yorkville Business Improvement Area

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1. Hudson’s Bay Centre

2 Bloor Street East, 416-963-2424

Centrally located at Yonge and Bloor, visit the charming stores, shop at Hudson’s Bay, or grab a bite at the Food Court. Over 1,100 parking spaces are available 24 hours, with entrances from Bloor or Asquith. Monthly parking is available – call 416-964-0731 for details.

www.hbcentre.com, www.hudsonsbaycentre.com

2. BMO Bank of Montreal

55 Bloor Street West, 416-927-5915

See the BMO Bank of Montreal - Bloor & Bay branch dynamic ice sculpture located in the Village of Yorkville Park.


3. Blachere Illumination Canada


Blachere Illumination has an international reputation as the leading supplier in outdoor Christmas and festive lighting. See their spectacular ice sculpture in the Village of Yorkville Park.


4. Carens Wine and Cheese Bar

158 Cumberland Street, 416-962-5158

Yorkville’s hidden gem; Carens Wine and Cheese is a quaint, rustic French restaurant specializing in a vast selection of wine and cheese from all over the world. Serving lunch and dinner every day of the week and classic brunch on weekends, Carens boasts unique dining experience and a delightful summer patio, unlike no other. Don’t miss our IceFest ice sculpture outside the restaurant.


5. Crêpes à GoGo and Limonana

18 Yorkville Avenue, 416-886-6591

10% of sales Feb 22 & 23 will be donated to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Join us for a real Parisian, warm and friendly experience.

www.crepesagogo.com , www.drinklimonana.com

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6. Gardiner Museum

111 Queen’s Park, 416-408-5078

The Gardiner Museum is the only museum in Canada devoted exclusively to ceramic art. View their magnificent ice sculpture outside the museum.


7. Gratiae

55 Bloor Street West, Manulife Centre, Lower Concourse, 416-927-8118

February is Heart Month; together we will support heart health and our community. Drop by Gratiae, where there will be a Heart and Stroke donation box accepting donations for the cause. Organic beauty by nature! Offering Ultrox, Anti-Aging, Facial Care, Body Care and Men’s Care products. Buy two products and get two free.


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8. Gum Gone Graffiti Gone


We are specialists in gum and graffiti removal and leaders in residential and commercial pressure washing, power sweeping and parking lot cleaning and maintenance. Pressure washing renews and refreshes your exterior and interior facilities, bringing back a brand new look to any area. We are proud to support IceFest with an ice sculpture in the Village of Yorkville Park.


9. Harry Rosen

82 Bloor Street West, 416-972-0556

Canada’s leading quality menswear retailer offers extensive collections of the world’s finest labels. Complimentary hot chocolate Saturday from 1 pm – 4 pm. Visit their stunning ice sculpture outside the Bloor Street store.


10. Hazelton Lanes

87 Avenue Road, 416-968-8680

Hazelton Lanes is a premiere shopping centre, located in the heart of beautiful Bloor-Yorkville, with more than 65 stores and services. Hazelton Lanes features premium fashion and lifestyle brands, making it a vibrant shopping destination in the GTA. Anchored by Whole Foods, this thriving shopping destination offers an inspired experience for the entire family. Mix and mingle in our Oval Square — a gathering space for the community with comfy seating and free WI-FI connectivity. View the Hazelton Lanes ice sculpture in the Village of Yorkville Park.


11. Holt Renfrew Centre

50 Bloor Street West, 416-963-7713

Your shopping adventure starts at the Holt Renfrew Centre. Whether on Bloor Street or in the concourse, over 25 retailers offer local, regional and international boutiques including: Aldo, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Femme de Carriere, HMV, Holt Renfrew, Lenscrafters Optique, M for Mendocino, Pandora and Zara.


12. Jeanne Lottie

32 Scollard Street, 416-975-5115

10% of sales Feb 22 will be donated to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Jeanne Lottie, a Canadian designer with the philosophy of true happiness, is synonymous with fun, fashion and affordable handbags and accessories for women


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13. Louis Black

118 Yorkville Avenue 416-920-8338

Louis Black is the home of the world’s finest timepieces and jewellery. Discover their spectacular ice sculpture, at the store entrance, on Yorkville Avenue.


14. Manulife Centre

55 Bloor Street West, 416-923-9525

Over fifty boutiques, restaurants, eateries and services to lure you, including Wm. Ashley, Bay-Bloor-Radio, Birks, Bloor Street Market, Indigo and Cineplex Odeon Varsity theatre. Be sure to check out the majestic ice sculpture at the front entrance.


15. Nespresso Boutique Bar

159 Cumberland Street, 1-855-325-5781

Visit the Nespresso Boutique Bar for your Ultimate Coffee Experiences. Discover the 21 Grands Crus, espresso and espresso-based coffee recipes along with the menu of primarily locally sourced sweet and savoury fare.


16. Renaissance Court

162 Cumberland Street, 416-929-2001

Renaissance Court is the home of Betty Hemmings Leathergoods Corbo Studio, Crème Brasserie, FLOR, Secrett Jewel , Taschen, 1 Yorkville Condominiums, Luisa Spagnoli and the New Residences of Yorkville Plaza. Explore their majestic ice sculptures located at each entrance and throughout the courtyard.

17. Salon Dew

Scollard Street, 416-934-0073

During Heart Month - February: Salon Dew is supporting the Heart and Stroke Foundation and donations can be made at the reception. A minimum donation of $10 is required to receive the following discounts:

New clients; receive 30% off your haircut and style, when donating to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.*

All clients; receive a complimentary detoxifying scrub and massage for the scalp and hair, treatment by Davines/Italy, along with a blow-dry for $35, when donating to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.*

25% Off all retail products with every Heart and Stroke Foundation donation made on Sat. Feb. 22nd.

*with select stylists


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18. Sassafraz

100 Cumberland Street, 416-964-2222

The landmark yellow house at the corner of Bellair & Cumberland is ready to serve you! Sassafraz offers an exceptional menu serving market-driven, French inspired Canadian cuisine. Be sure to stop by their outdoor patio for an "IceFest Martini" from the Absolut Elyx Ice Bar.


19. The Colonnade

131 Bloor Street West, 416-963-8100

The Colonnade is a macro shopping experience. Canada's elite are among those who frequent the luxury brand Bloor Street retailers, and walk the discrete second floor. Also, hidden within the third to fifth floors, are a select group of professionals offering a variety of services. In addition, there are eleven stories of spectacular, renovated residential suites, which rise above The Colonnades' signature curved 2 storey podium. Don’t miss their amazing ice sculpture located at their entrance.


20. The Hazelton Hotel

118 Yorkville Avenue, 416-963-6300

10% of sales of "Heart of Yorkville Package" for Feb. 14th and Feb. 22nd will be donated to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.* Located in the heart of the exclusive Yorkville district, The Hazelton Hotel is Toronto’s most luxurious 5-star boutique hotel. We offer 77 comfortable, oversized guest rooms and suites designed by the internationally renowned Yabu Pushelberg. Our ONE Restaurant is Chef Mark McEwan’s signature dining experience - not to be missed.

*on guestroom rate only.


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21. Village ORTHOdontics

118 Cumberland Street, 416-960-0200

Village ORTHOdontics is an elite provider of Invisalign and specializes in classic & invisible orthodontic solutions. Visit our Cumberland St. office, and see our beautiful ice sculpture across the street in the Village of Yorkville Park.


22. Wine Rack

1235 Bay Street, 416-962-2605

Wine Rack is the neighbourhood wine shop of choice – offering an excellent selection of quality wines and great service in a comfortable and friendly environment. Stop by our spectacular “Ice Bar” at Bay and Cumberland Streets on February 22nd and 23rd for a free taste of Inniskillin’s award winning Icewine.