[Peter Paul Media] — The year 2020 will surely be eventful. Below are some key events that are expected in both Toronto and around the world:
- January 1: Toronto Polar Bear Dip at Sunnyside Beach.
- January 1: NHL Winter Classic in Dallas, Texas.
- January 4: Last day for Toronto’s Union Station ice rink.
- January 5: Final day to skate at Tower of London ice rink.
- January 17: Last day for Rockefeller Centre Christmas tree.
- January 17: First-ever Toronto Light Festival in Distillery District.
- January 25: Chinese New Year
- January 25: NHL All-Star Game in St. Louis.
- January 31: Britain’s deadline to leave E.U.
- January 31: Winterlicious
- February 2: Super Bowl LIV in Florida.
- February 14: Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto.
- February 16: NBA All-Star Game in Chicago.
- February 21: Rio Carnival in Brazil.
- February 24: Trinidad Carnival
- February 25: Mardi Gras 2020 in New Orleans.
- March 8: Sixth anniversary of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
- March 20: National Cherry Blossom Festival in D.C.
- March 23: Toronto Blue Jays in Montreal to wrap up Spring Training.
- March 26: Toronto Blue Jays home opener against Boston Red Sox.
- April 3: Formula One racing expands to Vietnam with Hanoi Grand Prix.
- April 22: Earth Day marks 50 years.
- May 1: Toronto Coin Expo opens in Toronto.
- May 9-16: Wounded warriors compete in Invictus Games.
- May 24: London Marathon.
- June 12: UEFA Euro 2020 begins in Rome.
- June 13-20: North American International Auto Show opens in Detroit.
- June 13: Queen’s Birthday Parade in London.
- June 13-14: MLB London Series
- June 29: Wimbledon Championships
- July 3: Beaches International Jazz Fest in Toronto.
- July 12: Reggae SumFest in Jamaica.
- July 14: MLB All-Star Game in Los Angeles.
- July 24: 2020 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony in Tokyo.
- July 25: Annual Islamic pilgrimage The Hajj begins in Mecca.
- August 27: Fan Expo Canada
- October 17: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup T20
- October 20: The 2020 World Expo in Dubai.
- October 31: Scheduled opening of Berlin’s Brandenburg Airport.
- November 3: The 59th U.S. presidential election is held.
- November 15: Santa Claus Parade in Toronto.
- November 26: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York.
- Decemeber 14: Total Solar Eclipse in Chile and Argentina.
- The Grand Egyptian Museum is expected to open.