NOTL Candlelight Stroll

November 30, 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Downtown Niagara-on-the-Lake

The Niagara on the Lake Candlelight Stroll is a fantastic evening to kick off the Holiday Season. The guided stroll begins at the Old Court House and winds through Historic Old Town, accompanied by local choirs and seasonal entertainment.

People are encouraged to bring non-perishable foods, new toys (not gift-wrapped) and toiletries for charity.

Parking is available at Fort George, and a shuttle in provided.

You can purchase candles along Queen Street, as well as the visitors center at Fort George.

December 1, 9:00 am – 12:00 pmWoodland Public School, 1511 7th St. Louth., St. Catharines

During this event guests have a pancake breakfast, they have an opportunity to have their picture taken with Santa (picture will be emailed to family) and visit our vendors for some Christmas shopping.  There will…

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December 1, 10:00 am – 11:00 amBook Outlet, 340 Welland Ave., St. Catharines

The official Book Outlet Train is chugging along once again! Join us in celebrating by creating a paper train craft while watching the train run down the railroad tracks around the store! This event is…

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December 2, 11:00 am – 12:30 pmCrock A Doodle – Niagara Falls, 5685 Falls Ave., Niagara Falls

Kids of all ages join us for this Very Special Event! Paint your very own Santa mug or bowl,  or a Snowman mug or bowl while visiting with Santa Claus! Enjoy some  hot chocolate and…

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Saturday, December 1, 2pm
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St., St. Catharines

Think you know barbershop?  Think again!  The Northern Lights have spent the last 20 years becoming one of the finest singing ensembles around, culminating in a World Championship in 2013.  They have performed in Canada, the US, England, the Netherlands, Germany, Sweden and China, and shared the stage with artists such as Gordon Lightfoot and the King’Singers.

Celebrate the Christmas season with a collection of favourites, old and new, as well as guest performances from some of the best quartets in Ontario.

Regular:  $45

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Sunday, December 2, 2pm
FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St., St. Catharines

Join us this holiday season and take in performances on the piano, guitar, voice, violin and drums, along with a number of full band performances, highlighting all of your Christmas favourites! 
Doors Open at 2PM

Tickets: $15 – Regular

More info here

A Very Merry Christmas Vendor Event

Saturday, December 1, 10am-3pm
Rice Road Community Church, 305 Rice Rd, Welland

There is a variety of amazing vendors you can shop from, warm food and great prizes to be won at our penny sales table
Penny Sale funds raised to support a local 6 year old girl, Vivienne Quesnel, who is courageously battling an aggressive leukemia for the second time. Monies will fund medication and equipment that is not covered by OHIP.

NOTL Handmade Christmas Craft Show

Saturday, December 1st, 10am-3pm
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 124, 410 King St., NOTL

Handmade Items Only. Please be aware this is NOT wheelchair accessible. Event is on 2nd floor, with no elevator access.


Sunday, December 2, 1-5pm
Bridge 12 Pub and Eatery, 10River St., Thorold

Eat, drink, shop! It’s Christmas Market time again. Get all your Christmas gifts in one stop. All kinds of vendors!

GRIMSBY Santa Claus Parade

Saturday December 1, 2018 @ 5:15 pm
Parade will travel from Blessed Trinity to Ontario St. via Livingston Ave and Highway 8.
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PORT COLBORNE Santa Claus Parade

Saturday December 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Parade will begin at Port Colborne High School and finishes at Market Square on Charlotte St. Children are then welcome to visit with Santa at Guild Hall.