Nov 23

Brooklin's Christmas in the Village

Nov 23rd, 2018 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Grass Park
41 Baldwin St.
Brooklin, Whitby, Ontario L1M 1A2

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Discover the magic of small-town Christmas traditions and fun activities in Grass Park.
Activities include:
A countdown to lighting of the 40 foot tree in the centre of the park
Holiday treats, hot chocolate and cookies
Toy and food drive - in support of Salvation Army
Old fashioned horse & wagon rides
Take your own photo with Santa
Fun photo opportunities
Maple taffy
Local holiday entertainment
Community vendors with family activities and games
Crafts and Carols at Brooklin United Church

Cost: Free

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Nov 24

Cookies with Santa!

Nov 24th, 2018 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

King Heritage & Cultural Centre
2920 King Road
King City, King, Ontario L7B 1L6

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Psssstt... a little elf told us that Santa will be making a special visit to our gallery on November 24th from 10am - 2pm! Drop by for this fun and free annual event and enjoy cookies and pictures with the Big Man in Red, hot chocolate, festive crafts, & more! Cookies with Santa is great for the entire family and admission is free. Ho Ho Ho... see you then!

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Nov 24

38th Annual Victorian Tea

Nov 24th, 2018 11:30 am to 3:00 pm

Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre
14732 Woodbine Ave
Stouffville, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario L4A 2K9

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Enjoy a delicious taste of Christmas past. The Museum Gift Shop will be open for those hard-to-find heritage games, toys, and books! Please call to reserve your preferred seating time. Adults: $20.00, Children under 12: $10.00.

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Nov 24

Festival of Lights & Old Fashioned Christmas

Nov 24th, 2018 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Georgina Pioneer Village
26557 Civic Centre Rd
Willowbeach, Georgina, Ontario L0E 1S0

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Join us at the Historical Georgina Pioneer Village as we bring in the Holiday Season with a magical light display. Watch as the buildings and grounds come to life with the lights and sounds of Christmas. Don’t forget to bring your wish list for Santa as the jolly man himself and Mrs. Claus stop by for a visit.

Kick off the holiday season by stepping back in time to enjoy the sights, smells and sounds that a 19th Century Christmas would bring. Live music, holiday crafts, hot apple cider, historic demonstrations and lots more!

Cost: $1 admission

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Dec 1-2

Santa Train

Starts: Dec 1st, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Dec 2nd, 2018 4:00 pm

19 Railway St., Uxbridge Ontario L9P 1E5
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining us on our decorated and heated heritage train! This popular train ride is a great family holiday experience!

Enjoy on-board entertainment while waiting for Santa’s arrival. The highlight of the ride is a visit from Santa with each child, big and small. Upon leaving the train, each child will also receive a gift bag full of goodies.

Create a new family tradition and lasting memories!

Cost: $25 + HST per person

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Dec 1

Cocoa and Cookies with Santa at the Elman W. Campbell Museum

Dec 1st, 2018 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Elman W. Campbell Museum
134 Main St., South
Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 3Y7

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Drop in for a visit with Santa before he starts travelling the world. Take a photo with Santa and enjoy some hot cocoa and cookies. Saturday, December 1, 2018. 1 to 3 p.m. Free admission. Food donations for Newmarket Food Pantry are welcome. The Museum is located at 134 Main St., South, Newmarket.

Cost: FREE

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Dec 1

Annual Lamplight Tour

Dec 1st, 2018 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Oshawa Museum
1450 Simcoe Street South Lakeview Park
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 8S8

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The Lamplight tour is a time-honoured tradition at the Oshawa Museum. Our signature event allows visitors young and old to tour through the Museum homes that we decorate to reflect a Victorian Christmas. Oil lamps provide the only light in Henry House and looks just as the Henry family would have lit their home back in the 1800’s. Victorian style is everywhere – clothing, music, food, and gift ideas!

Cost: $5 per person

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Dec 2

Christmas in the Village

Dec 2nd, 2018 11:00 am to 4:30 pm

Pickering Museum Village
2365 Concession 6
Pickering, Ontario L0H 1H0

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Visit with the inhabitants of the pioneer village as they share their holiday customs. Enjoy Scottish Hogmanay, Welsh traditions, Victorian English Christmas celebrations, Squire Jonathan's Christmas Ball, and a walk in the woods to see how Pickering's first settlers struggled in the wilderness. Backwoods Players presents the Duffins Creek Sunday School Pageant free with admission. Special Admission fees apply.

Cost: Adult $11; Senior/Student $9; Child $7; Family $30

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Dec 7

Edwardian Christmas

Dec 7th, 2018 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Waverley House, Clarington Museum
37 Silver Street
Bowmanville, Clarington (Bowmanville), Ontario L1C 3C4

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Please join us on Friday, December 7, 2018 from 7 PM – 9 PM for our annual Edwardian Christmas event that follows the downtown Bowmanville’s tree lighting ceremony.

Our beautiful Edwardian home, Waverley Place, will be glittering with traditional yuletide decorations.

There will be music, crafts, snacks, tours and so much more! Hope to see you there!

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Dec 8-9

Santa Train

Starts: Dec 8th, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Dec 9th, 2018 4:00 pm

19 Railway St., Uxbridge Ontario L9P 1E5
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining us on our decorated and heated heritage train! This popular train ride is a great family holiday experience!

Enjoy on-board entertainment while waiting for Santa’s arrival. The highlight of the ride is a visit from Santa with each child, big and small. Upon leaving the train, each child will also receive a gift bag full of goodies.

Create a new family tradition and lasting memories!

Cost: $25 + HST per person

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Dec 9

Old Fashioned Christmas: Sing a-long with Santa

Dec 9th, 2018 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Sharon Temple National Historic Site and Museum
18974 Leslie Street
Sharon, East Gwillimbury, Ontario L0G 1V0

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There is something magical about the Sharon Temple Museum with snow on the ground. Start a new holiday tradition by spending a few hours making crafts, learning about the history of Christmas, bells played in the Temple, taking photos with Mrs. Claus, and of course a Sing-a-Long with Santa in the Sharon Temple!

​Event runs from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on site and in the Temperance Hall.

More Information to come! www.sharontemple.ca!

Cost: $5.00 per child for crafts and free for adults with a food donation for a local food pantry

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Dec 9

Chanukah Party

Dec 9th, 2018 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Chabad Jewish Centre of Georgina
21 Richmond Park Drive
Georgina, Ontario L4P 0H2

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The Jackson's Point BIA would like to celebrate Chanukah by inviting residents to this community event!

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Dec 12-13

Christmas Victorian Teas

Starts: Dec 12th, 2018 11:30 am
Ends: Dec 13th, 2018 3:30 pm

Oshawa Museum
1450 Simcoe Street South Lakeview Park, Guy House
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 8S8

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Spend the afternoon at the lake and relax while our friendly Visitor Hosts serve a light luncheon at our Christmas-themed Victorian Afternoon Tea. We provide friendly service and smiling faces to relieve any holiday season stress!

Cost: $15 per person. Members of the Oshawa Historical Society pay $10 and children, $7.50

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Dec 15-16

Santa Train

Starts: Dec 15th, 2018 10:00 am
Ends: Dec 16th, 2018 4:00 pm

19 Railway St., Uxbridge Ontario L9P 1E5
19 Railway St.
Uxbridge, Ontario L9P 1E5

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We have received news from the North Pole that Santa will be joining us on our decorated and heated heritage train! This popular train ride is a great family holiday experience!

Enjoy on-board entertainment while waiting for Santa’s arrival. The highlight of the ride is a visit from Santa with each child, big and small. Upon leaving the train, each child will also receive a gift bag full of goodies.

Create a new family tradition and lasting memories!

Cost: $25 + HST per person

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