Ridgeway Tree Lighting Ceremony
November 25, 2016 7-8pm
Join the lighting of the Christmas tree ceremony at Ridgeway Village Square, followed by carolers, hot chocolate & cider and many more activities from 7:00-8:00pm.
November 25-December 4, 2016
Join the Fort Erie Optimist-Omettes for a Bake Sale, Penny Sale, games, refreshments, cookie baking with Mrs.Claus and photo magic with Santa ($5). Donations to COPE will be gratefully accepted. Times are as follows; Nov.25 & Dec.2 (5:00-8:00pm), Nov.26 & Dec.3 (10:00am-5:00pm) and Nov.27 & Dec.4 (noon-5:00pm). Optimist Hall is located at 1555 Gilmore Rd., Fort Erie
Christmas in the Country
November 25, 2016 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm, November 26, 2016 from 9:00am to 4:00pm
Fenwick Fire Station No. 2, 766 Welland Road, Fenwick, ON
Don’t miss this great opportunity to get a jump start on your Christmas List!! Unique gifts, handmade crafts, Christmas baking, honey, beautiful Christmas Porch Pots and so much more!!
Fenwick Fire Station No. 2 – presented by the Friend of the Maple Acre Library Branch.
Bring the kids and let them visit with Santa on Saturday – he will be there from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.!!
Friday November 25th 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday November 26th 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Visit our Christmas Cafe for a coffee break, snack, dinner on Friday night or lunch on Saturday!!
Breakfast With Santa in support of United Way of South Niagara
Saturday, November 26, 2016 – 09:00am
Breakfast With Santa November 26 at 9am in the Seaway Mall food court.Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available for sale at Customer Service! Limited space.Tickets are $6 each with all proceeds to benefit United Way of South Niagara.We ask you bring a non perishable food item as well
Fort Erie Santa Claus Parade
November 26, 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Parade will begin at the Fort Erie Racetrack at Concession Road, go down Henrietta Street, left on Central Avenue and right on Jarvis Street to finish with Santa photos and other activities!
Thorold Santa Claus Parade
November 26, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The parade kicks off at 4:00 pm – following Sullivan Avenue (from Collier Road), to Front Street and finishing up at the Thorold Arena.
Bring the whole family to enjoy sparkling lights, beautiful floats and tons of great music!
The Paper Bag Princess & Other Stories By Robert Munsch
November 26 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A simple, and very animated interactive play that condenses & connects 7 classic Robert Munsch tales! The best part? – The audience gets to be a part of the show and the fun if they choose to be! This show has something for children of all ages. Join us on November 12th, 19th, & 26th at 1pm OR 3pm. **Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to performance time, as it is general seating. There are mats close to the stage for the children (and adults, if they wish) to sit on.** Doors open 30 minutes prior to performance. Snacks & beverages will be available to purchase at the snack bar. ALL proceeds will benefit our non-profit organization, and the educational programs we offer. We hope to continue to offer our children’s programs at no cost for all children, with all abilities.
Corks’ Playhouse Theatre, 19 Queen Street, Niagara-On-The-Lake
Niagara Star Singers Present “A Merry Christmas!”
November 26, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Niagara Star Singers, Niagara’s premiere ShowChoir featuring top performers ages 10 – 15 from Niagara, will present their Christmas Showcase “A Merry Christmas!” on Saturday November 26th at 7:00 p.m. at St. Andrews United Church, 5645 Morrison Street, Niagara Falls. This concert will appeal to all ages! Tickets are $15 include a post concert reception and are available at the door.Net proceeds to R.A.F.T. and NSS Workshops. You can see them perform soon at the Winter Festival of Lights in Niagara Falls on Saturday November 19th!
Christmas Tree Lighting – Grimsby
Saturday November 26th at 6:00pm
Outside the Grimsby Museum, 6 Murray St., 905-945-5292
Join us for the official tree lighting kicking off all of the wonderful things Grimsby has to offer this holiday season!
Come inside the museum to visit the Fantasy of Trees hosted by the Rotary Club of Grimsby. To learn more about the Fantasy of Trees please visit:
Christmas Shopping at the Village
Saturday, November 26, 11am-4pm
Niagara Safety Village, 100 Niagara College Blvd, Welland
Just in time for the holidays, the Niagara Safety Village will be hosting Christmas Shopping at the Village! We will be welcoming vendors and crafters with a variety of unique items for all of your holiday shopping needs!
* Admission – FREE / non-perishable item
* Raffle prizes & door prize
* Free parking
* Holiday treats & hot beverages for a small donation
WE ALSO HAVE A GREAT NEW ADDITION THIS YEAR!
THE CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS SHOP WILL GIVE CHILDREN THE OPPORTUNITY TO PICK OUT A GIFT FOR PARENTS FOR ONLY $2.00 EACH!
Build a Christmas Picture Frame Ornament – Hope Depot
Saturday, November 26, 2016 – 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Kids will learn how to build a Christmas picture frame ornament with easy to follow step-by-step instructions.Kids’ projects can be painted in-store. Please dress appropriately for painting.FREE Hands-on Workshops designed for children ages 5 – 12.
Marshville Heritage Festival Christmas in the Park
The Village is decorated for the annual Marshville Heritage Festival Christmas in the Park on Sunday November 27, 2016. Come join us for an old time Christmas with carolers, school choir, Father Christmas, cooking decorating, soup, rice, pudding, and more!! Free admission and parking. Donations of non-perishable food are greatly appreciated.
Grand View Winter Marketplace
Marketplace Dates: November 19, 20, 25, 26 & 27
Visit the Grand View Winter Marketplace in Niagara Parks and explore the artisan market, featuring handmade crafts, gifts, and unique housewares, housed in quaint cabins set up along the parapet wall across from the falls.
Across the street, you’ll find food trucks and family-friendly games and activities, like giant-sized board games, workshops and performances.
The Grand View Winter Marketplace is open on two weekends: November 19 – 20 and November 25-27, from 4pm to 9pm, at the bottom of Clifton Hill on the Niagara Parkway.
Bass Pro Shop Kids’ Events
Everyday from now until December 24th. Free photo with Santa, free crafts, games and activities. For more information and a schedule of events, click here.