Family-Friendly Weekend Events

Here are the top picks for family-friendly weekend events!

 

ROBIN HOOD: A New Musical Adaptation

December 14, 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St., St. Catharines

A new take on the story of Robin Hood, this adaptation about a group of disenfranchised youth forced to squat in the abandoned development of Sherwood Forest, focuses on the themes of love, friendship, courage, acceptance and…

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Movie Night

December 14, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Royal Oak Community School, 176 Wellington St., NOTL

Are you in need of a date night or some alone time without the kids for Holiday shopping? Drop your children ages 4 – 13 off at Royal Oak Community School for a night of…

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LANTERN-MAKING WORKSHOP

December 15, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Rodman Hall Art Centre, 109 St. Paul Cres., St. Catharines

Free family-friendly event! No registration required, limited capacity. Come and create paper lanterns under the guidance of artists Alexa Fraser and Daya Lye in preparation for the Winter Solstice Lantern Parade at Rodman Hall Art…

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Robin Hood

December 15, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St., St. Catharines

A new take on the story of Robin Hood, this adaptation about a group of disenfranchised youth forced to squat in the abandoned development of Sherwood Forest, focuses on the themes of love, friendship, courage, acceptance and…

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Robin Hood

December 16, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St., St. Catharines

A new take on the story of Robin Hood, this adaptation about a group of disenfranchisedyouth forced to squat in the abandoned development of Sherwood Forest, focusses onthe themes of love, friendship, courage, acceptance and…

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Wellspring Community Church Live Nativity Scene

370 South Pelham Rd., Welland
Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16,  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm (last tour leaves at 7:45pm)

Footprints to the Manger (not your average stable story!)

  • You’re invited and bring your friends & family!
  • Saturday & Sunday, December 15 & 16
  • Guided 20 minute walking tours leaving every 10 minutes from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
  • Visit the innkeepers, the shepherds, the live animals, and baby Jesus!
  • Complimentary cookies & hot chocolate at the end of your tour.

Queensway Free Methodist Church Live Nativity Scene

4390 Dorchester Rd, Niagara Falls 
December 16th, 1pm-5pm.

For over thirty-five years, Queensway has given the community of Niagara Falls the gift of portraying the real meaning of Christmas. On the front lawn of the church, real animals and people dressed in biblical costumes retell the Nativity Story. Inside the church, servers provide hot apple cider and Christmas cookies for the visitors.


A Swingin’ Christmas

December 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
St. Mark’s Church, NOTL

The Toronto All-Star Big Band returns!

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year Big Band Style with swinging renditions of seasonal as well as all time favorites from the Golden Age of Swing. This vibrant exciting young band revives the spirit, style, and sound of the 1930’s, 40’s and 50’s, capturing the warmth, joy, and magic of the holiday season. A genuine time capsule that is sure to put you in the holiday spirit. Not to be missed!

Tickets start at $35 + HST, order early for the best price!


Breakfast with Santa and Friends

Sunday, December 16, 9-11:30am
Johnny Rocco’s Italian Grill, 271 Merritt St., St. Catharines

 

 

 

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