Holiday and Seasonal Events 2019




As parents, we know that special experiences are the stuff of lasting Christmas memories. In the Greater Toronto Area, there is no shortage of amazing opportunities to make one-of-a-kind holiday memories or start new family traditions. From Nutcracker shows and winter festivals, to meeting Santa in his workshop, tap into the magic of the season at any one of these ultimate holiday and Christmas events.


FEATURED EVENTS


Santa Claus Parades
Various Dates in November and December
Santa is coming to town! It's time to dig up your jingle bells and festive decor − the holidays are just around the corner. Find Santa Claus Parades coming to the GTA. More


Canada's Wonderland WinterFest
November 22, 2019 to December 31, 2019 (Select dates)
WinterFest offers a new season of holiday fun at Canada’s Wonderland where guests will be treated to an all-new immersive holiday experience. The park will be transformed into an enchanted winter wonderland complete with uniquely themed areas, dozens of Christmas trees, millions of spectacular lights, ice-skating, live entertainment, savoury treats, crafts and hands-on family activities. More


The Aurora Winter Festival
November 22, 2019 to January 5, 2020
The CNE presents this year’s Aurora Winter Festival. Toronto’s Ontario Place will be transformed into a magical winter wonderland with a beautiful skating rink, a tube park, massive light displays, a Christmas Market, amusement rides, food gardens, magical characters, and plenty of other exciting activities. More


Holiday Bricktacular! at LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre
November 29, 2019 to December 31, 2019
Join the holly jolly fun as we transform into a winter wonderland with magical builds and activities! Highlights include Build your own LEGO ornament, Visit the Elves Workshop, Build your LEGO sleigh and make your way to the North Pole, New Year Balloon Drop, MINILAND takeover: a festive winter wonderland, and more! Get tickets online and save. More


What the Elf at The Second City
November 30, 2019 to January 3, 2020
Coming this holiday season, WHAT THE ELF?!? is a hilarious, musical extravaganza for kids, parents, grandparents, siblings and reindeer of all ages! On stage for matinee performances from November 30th, 2019 through to January 3rd, 2020. More


Pinocchio at YPT
November 11, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Young People's Theatre's holiday show is Pinocchio! This rollicking new musical follows the much-loved marionette on his mischievous quest to become a real human being. More


Family Christmas Weekends at Black Creek
November 16, 2019 to December 23, 2019
Step into a Christmas wonderland as your senses come alive with the sights and sounds of a Victorian Christmas. With special Christmas activities every Saturday and Sunday, your family will discover old traditions and perhaps start some new ones of your own! Discover the magic of an old-fashioned Christmas! More


Santa Trains at York Durham Heritage Railway
November 23, 2019 to December 8, 2019
All Aboard with Santa! 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. More


Ross Petty Presents Lil’ Red Robin Hood
November 29, 2019 to January 4, 2020
The adventure begins in 2019 Toronto where our hero, Lil’ Red, is magically transported to the 16th century and lands in Sherway Gardens Forest. Robin Hood, Maid Marion, and Friar Tuck join Lil’ Red in defeating the evil Sheriff of Naughtyham. This year's holiday show takes place at the Winter Garden Theatre. More


Storytime with Santa at Black Creek
November 23, 2019 to December 15, 2019
Spend a fun-filled festive time with Santa and his helpers at Black Creek Pioneer Village!
Make Christmas crafts, decorate cookies, enjoy a wagon ride and explore the village. Gather round Santa’s chair to hear a classic Christmas tale read by the jolly man himself — and don’t forget to snap that perfect photo! More


Flight of White at the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
December 1, 2019 to January 31, 2020
This truly unique holiday exhibit transforms the tropical butterfly conservatory into a magical oasis featuring 1000’s of additional Rice Paper butterflies flying freely through the Conservatory. The Flight of White experience also includes lush white poinsettia flowers, 1000’s of sparkling white lights, and soft strains of classical music playing in the background. More


Holiday Fair in the Square
December  7, 2019 to December  23, 2019
In the heart of Toronto at Nathan Phillips Square, the Holiday Fair in the Square runs December 7th – 23rd. Combining the charm and elegance of a Christmas market with the excitement and allure of a thriving winter carnival, Fair in the Square is a new favourite Toronto holiday tradition. Free admission. More


Milk and Cookies with Santa at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
December 7, 2019
Ho Ho Ho! Santa is coming to the Butterfly Conservatory! Have fun decorating cookies and get a chance to meet Santa & Mrs. Claus. A great photo opportunity! Please note: Reservations are required. More


Santa Brunch Cruise
December 8, 2019
Join Santa Claus this season and make memories on a magical brunch cruise aboard the Northern Spirit! There's plenty of fun for the whole family! Spend a fun-filled afternoon with Santa while you enjoy a delicious brunch on this unique holiday season excursion! 2-hours cruising through the Toronto Harbour with Santa and his Elves, Delicious buffet brunch, Complimentary family photo with Santa Claus, Holiday crafts and more! More


Breakfast with Santa at the CN Tower
December 8, 2019 and December 15, 2019
Santa is making a special trip to the CN Tower and he wants you to join him for breakfast 346 metres above the city! Enjoy a buffet breakfast with your family and have your own photo taken with the big guy himself. All children will receive a special gift and one complimentary photo with Santa. More


Happy Holidays from the McMichael
December 15, 2019
Celebrate the festive season in French, Canadian, and Maritime style with special exhibitions, art workshops and performances for the whole family as the McMichael transforms into a magical winter wonderland. More


Pancake and PJ Breakfast at Glama Gal
December 23, 2019
This year, there's an added little twist and this morning of fun includes decorate your own pancakes, hang out with some friends and watch a holiday movie, get pampered with gingerbread flavoured mini manicures and a NEW ADDITION: everyone will get to be “Glam Chemists” and create their very own holiday bath bomb sets. Ages 5 & up. P.S. Bring a blanket and pillow to get comfy! More


Find Zelf This Holiday Season at The Toronto Zoo
December 1, 2019 to December 24, 2019
The resident Zoo elf, affectionately known as “Zelf”, is up to some WILD mischief this holiday season. He’s traveling around the Zoo playing hide-and-seek with the animals and the zoo needs your help finding him! Between December 1 and December 24, if you spot Zelf, snap a photo, tag @TheTorontoZoo, and use hashtag #ZelfOnAShelf for a chance to win a behind-the-scenes tour! More


Boxing Day At The Toronto Zoo
December 26, 2019
Spend Boxing Day at the Zoo! Guests receive 50% off zoo admission all day. Proceeds go towards supporting the Toronto Zoo’s Endangered Species Fund. More


Toronto Zoo's Animal Enrichment Days
December 26, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Join us this holiday season for this much-loved annual event as our animals get to participate in their very own seasonal celebration with the Zoo’s Holiday Animal Enrichment Days. This is a fun way to learn about the importance of our Zoo’s enrichment program while watching our animals enjoy festive treats! More


Terra Lumina at Toronto Zoo
Opens December 13, 2019
After nightfall at the Toronto Zoo this winter, you are invited to pursue an immersive experience along a 1.5 km walking path that travels into the future and back. Let yourself be transported by vibrant lighting, multimedia effects, breathtaking video projections and an original score to an enchanted world filled with possibility. And explore this bright and hopeful future to reveal the powerful secrets of tomorrow. More


MORE HOLIDAY & SEASONAL EVENTS


Santa at Sherway Gardens
November 14, 2019 to December 24, 2019
It's the most wonderful time of the year and now your visit with Santa is easier, faster, and more magical than ever before for you and your little one(s). Pick the experience you want and pick a time that works best for your family to pre-book your slot. No long lines, no waiting, and no worrying you’ll forget. There are 2 events to register for. More


Breakfast with Santa at Market & Co
November 16, 2019 to November 23, 2019
Join Santa in the kitchen for a very merry breakfast event, especially for tiny cooks! We start with a jolly storytime with Santa before kids head into the kitchen where the fun heats up! Kids will make and enjoy Santa pancakes with berries, along with orange juice. Free but registration is required. More


The Polar Express at York Durham Heritage Railway
November 16, 2019 to December 22, 2019
Join us for this magical trip where York-Durham Heritage Railway will be providing service to the North Pole onboard THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride this holiday season. The magical story comes to life starting in our enchanted Christmas tent with a magical tree lighting followed with the train one hour round-trip train ride to the North Pole. More


Santa at the Eaton Centre
November 16, 2019 to December 24, 2019
It's the most wonderful time of the year and now your visit with Santa is easier, faster, and more magical than ever before for you and your little one(s). Pick the experience you want and pick a time that works best for your family to pre-book your slot. No long lines, no waiting, and no worrying you’ll forget. There are 3 events to register for. The Meet & Greet with Santa is Free. More


Santa at the Fairview Mall
November 16, 20198 to December 24, 2019
It's the most wonderful time of the year and now your visit with Santa is easier, faster, and more magical than ever before for you and your little one(s). Pick the experience you want and pick a time that works best for your family to pre-book your slot. No long lines, no waiting, and no worrying you’ll forget. There are 4 events to register for. The Meet & Greet with Santa is Free. More


Santa at Markville Mall
November 16, 2019 to December 24, 2019
It's the most wonderful time of the year and now your visit with Santa is easier, faster, and more magical than ever before for you and your little one(s). Pick the experience you want and pick a time that works best for your family to pre-book your slot. No long lines, no waiting, and no worrying you’ll forget. There are 4 events to register for. The Meet & Greet with Santa is Free. More


Holiday Traditions Featuring the RBG Train Show!
November 16, 2019 to January 5, 2020
This season’s favourite holiday destination for families! Santa wants to remind everyone that it is very important for them to book their visit with him online, prior to arriving at RBG. Join us also for exciting performances, Santa experiences, Visit with Santa, Botanical Train display, colourful exhibits and more.​ More


Holiday Baking Bonanza at Scarborough Museum
November 17, 2019
Kids 6 to 11 years old will get into the holiday spirit making mouth-watering desserts in Scarborough Museum's historic kitchens! Bake donuts and decorate them with icing, sprinkles, and holiday joy! More


Roaring Twenties Christmas Tour at Spadina Museum
November 19, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Join us for a guided tour and discover the splendour of a 1920s Christmas! Enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider in the kitchen. Celebrate the season in a real family home adorned with holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe. More


Nutcracker at Spadina Museum
November 19, 2019 to January 5, 2020
A great chance to experience this stately home dressed to the nines for the holiday season. As a part of the Roaring 20s Christmas tours, participate in The Nutcracker Ballet-themed activities that include a scavenger hunt, take-home crafts based on the Nutcracker, and enjoy 1940s-era ballet costumes on loan from Dance Collection Danse. More


One of a Kind Christmas Show and Sale Toronto
November 21, 2019 to December 2, 2019
Since 1975, The One of a Kind Show has been connecting makers & buyers who have an appreciation of boundless creativity, local production, and exquisite craftsmanship. This holiday, join us at the One of a Kind Show & Sale and experience why makers make it better. More


Seasons Christmas Show
November 22, 2019 to November 24, 2019
The Seasons Christmas Show brings together local artisans, talented food-makers, and DIY craft enthusiasts to offer visitors a one-stop-shop destination to immerse themselves in the holiday spirit. DIY Workshps, Entertainment and meet Santa! More


Light Up the Square at Celebration Square
November 23, 2019
It's time to lace up your skates and hit the ice for the official opening of the rink, and celebrate the wonder of the holiday season as we illuminate the Square at the Official Tree Lighting Ceremony. Free. More


Bloor-Yorkville Holiday Magic
November 23, 2019
On Saturday, November 23rd from 5:00pm – 7:00pm, the Bloor-Yorkville BIA (BY BIA) and Canadian pop-star Ruth B. celebrate the festive season with Holiday Magic, a free public concert and lighting ceremony taking place in the Village of Yorkville Park. More


Toronto Christmas Pet Show
November 23, 2019 to November 24, 2019
The Holiday-themed version of the Canadian Pet Expo takes place in 4 fantastic halls at the International Centre and is the ultimate Winter Wonderland experience for Pets and their Families featuring festive decorations, activities and our Holiday Festival Marketplace boasting over 250 vendors. More


Holiday Market at Scarborough Museum
November 23, 2019 to November 24, 2019
Shop for artisan items while exploring Scarborough's community museum! Vendors will be set up throughout the historic buildings. So treat yourself to a special day out and check some purchases off your gift list at the same time! Free admission. More


Holiday Wreath Workshop for Families at Colborne Lodge
November 23, 2019 to December 8, 2019
Start a new holiday crafting tradition for your family by creating your very own festive wreath using nature’s bounty. Set in picturesque High Park, the Lodge's winter kitchen offers a cozy historic ambience for this seasonal craft. These two-hour workshops are a popular holiday season get-together activity for groups of friends and families. More


Christmas at the Lodge
November 23, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Learn about traditions including decorating, gift giving, foods and entertainment. More


Annual Toronto Art Crawl - Christmas Market
November 24, 2019
From art to photography, jewelry, fashion, home decor, body care, candles, vintage, metalwork and more, we are your ONE STOP SHOP for all the gifts and goodies you need this holiday season. This is a kid-friendly event and kids under 10 enter free! More


Santa at Seasons!
November 24, 2019
The big, ol', jolly guy in red is coming to Seasons on November 24. Avoid the line-ups at the mall! Join Seasons and Pictonat Photography for an enjoyable Santa experience. More


Veg Holiday Market
November 24, 2019
Celebrate the holiday season with the Toronto Vegetarian Association! Featuring favourite local, plant-based, ethical businesses! Shopping for family and friends. Pick up a handmade gift, indulge in some holiday treats, buy a vegan holiday recipe book or simply explore locally made and cruelty-free products at this unique Holiday Market. More


Holiday Market at TBG
November 28, 2019
Go green this holiday season at our eco-minded and nature-inspired Annual Holiday Market. Over 40 local artisans, three DIY workshops, All-day Amaryllis Potting Bar, Ontario Honey Tasting Station, Seasonal Fresh Greens and more! Enjoy our relaxing shopping experience with FREE admission. More


Christmas Glow
November 28, 2019 to January 4, 2020
Bring together the people you love to stroll, laugh and play under the twinkle of half a million lights. Explore interactive light sculptures, stroll under 50,000 lights, shop for unique gifts from 20+ local vendors, and enjoy delicious treats from local food trucks and breweries. More


CP Holiday Train
November 28 and 29, 2019 (GTA Stops)
The CP Holiday Train will set out once again to entertain hundreds of thousands of people, collecting food and raising funds for food banks across North America. Thursday, November 28 - Oshawa, Milton, Hamilton and Toronto. Friday, November 29, 2019 - Vaughan. Free. More


DeClute Light Up The Beach
November 29, 2019
Join us for this highly anticipated, free family holiday event that brings the Beach and surrounding communities together to get into the holiday spirit. Watch Santa Claus as he magically illuminates the Beaches Boardwalk with 80,000 lights and turns it into a winter destination. Free. More


Magical Christmas Forest at Kortright
November 29, 2019 to December 20, 2019
Experience the magic of Christmas at Kortright this December. Enjoy crafts, activities and treats for the entire family. Go on a horse-drawn wagon ride, and meet Santa in his cabin! More


Free Kids Building Workshop at Home Depot
November 30, 2019
FREE Hands-on Workshops designed for children ages 5 - 12. Each child can bring home a newly constructed project, an achievement pin and certificate. On November 30 - Build a Christmas Countdown Calendar. More


Gingerbread House Workshop at Montgomery’s Inn
November 30, 2019
Come to the Inn for a fun-filled couple of hours and decorate a gingerbread dream house of your own or with a group! All the supplies to create a classic gingerbread house will be provided. More


Kidzfest at Yonge-Dundas Square
November 30, 2019
Join us for a day of fun for the kids and the whole family! Free admission. More


Cavalcade of Lights Toronto
November 30, 2019
Cavalcade of Lights kicks off the holiday season in Toronto with the first lighting of Toronto’s Official Christmas Tree and Nathan Phillips Square. The event features live musical performances, a DJ skating party, and a spectacular fireworks display. Free. More


Light Up Riverside and Shop the Neighbourhood
November 30, 2019
Riverside invites you to share the warmth of the season and shop the neighbourhood with tree lighting, Santa, live music, treats and more! Free. More


Evergreen's Winter Village
November 30, 2019 to December 22, 2019
Skate on the picturesque outdoor skating rink, shop local craft goods at the Holiday Market, listen to live music and end your stay with tasty and toasty eats and drinks. Free admission. More


Christmas in the Valley at Todmorden Mills
November 30, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills as we explore the holiday traditions of the 1890s and wartime Toronto of the 1940s. Enjoy festive sips and tastes of white gingerbread and Victorian fruitcake in our historic homes decorated for the season, create a take-home craft, and cloves to the pomander in the Helliwell House kitchen, and sample jellied cranberry salad and more! More


Christmas in the Village, Winter in the Woods
December 1, 2019
Step into the past and enjoy the holiday celebrations of Early Century Pickering Township. Visit Santa Claus at the General Store for a photo op, take a horse drawn ride through the streets, join a dance at Squire Jonathan’s Christmas Ball, and experience Welsh, Scottish, and Victorian traditions as the inhabitants bring our Village to life. More


Victorian Christmas Experience at York Durham Heritage Railway
December 4, 2019 to December 11, 2019
Come and enjoy a truly Victorian Christmas experience; visit our beautifully decorated historic station and take your pictures with Santa or our Christmas conductor. Delight in live carollers while sipping on eggnog or hot apple cider, and more. More


Holiday Market at Montgomery’s Inn
December 4, 2019 and December 18, 2019
Join the vendors of the farmers’ market along with special local artisans in this special edition of the Inn’s Wednesday market. Shop for unique gifts while cozying up in front of the Inn’s fireplace, sip mulled cider and buy a gingerbread man from the winter witch! Free admission. More


Cineplex Community Day
December 7, 2019
Cineplex Entertainment will be hosting its 7th annual Community Day on Saturday, December 7, 2019. Families across Canada are invited to a morning of free movies at their local Cineplex theatre, with all donations and concession sales supporting the Boys and Girls Club of Canada. No tickets are required. Featured movies are A Christmas Story, Elf, Gremlins, Nat'l Lampoon's Christmas Vacation and The Polar Express. More


Light Up The Holidays
December 7, 2019
Every year in Fairbank Village, we light up the holidays in true family style! We offer free snacks, drinks, and family fun! Free. More


Model Railroad Club of Toronto Holiday Show
December 7, 2019 to December 8, 2019
The Model Railroad Club of Toronto invites you to visit our 2019 Holiday Show! Come and see Canada's premier O scale model railroad. Watch dozens of trains, both freight and passenger, as they pass through cities, towns and countryside. Now in our 6th year of re-construction after having moved from our previous home in Liberty Village. Lots to see and great fun for kids and adults alike. More


SWEA - Toronto’s Swedish Christmas Fair
December 7, 2019 to December 8, 2019
The SWEA Toronto’s Christmas Fair has moved! This year marks the 39th annual Christmas fair in Toronto and you can find us at the spacious venue, Daniels Spectrum in Toronto. Lots of excitement awaits with fun for the whole family, food, traditional performances and a market overflowing with arts and crafts. Free admission. More


Christmas on the Rails at the Halton County Radial Railway
December 7, 2019 to December 15, 2019
Ride into the holiday season with us! We’re opening our doors one last time until the spring for a unique seasonal experience. There’s nothing like riding the rails through the woods with snow on the trees and Christmas carols in the air and a visit from Santa! Tickets sold at the door. More


The Cook's Apprentice at Fort York
December 7, 2019 and December 14, 2019
Children ages 8 to 12 learn how to bake traditional recipes in a historic kitchen setting. Cakes, biscuits and confections are on the menu using recipes for iced queen cakes, gingerbread, peppermint drops and a delicious breakfast griddle cake. Kids can decorate a baker’s box and bring samples of their baking home to their family. More


Christmas by Lamplight at Black Creek
December 7, 2019 to December 21, 2019
Explore the Village and sample festive foods like mulled cider, gingerbread cookies and chestnuts roasted on an open fire. Enjoy seasonal music and performances. Behind every door is something new to discover and delight in! Upgrade your ticket to include a traditional Christmas dinner! More


Breakfast with Santa at Ripley's Aquarium
December 7, 2019 to December 22, 2019
Start your holiday season with breakfast with Santa. Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada is hosting a scrumptious breakfast this December to bring your FISHmas spirit to a place it’s never gone before – under the sea. More


The Nutcracker at Living Arts Centre
December 8, 2019
"The Nutcracker" is the perennial favorite of generations of children and "children at heart". The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl's journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice. More


A Visit with Father Christmas at Todmorden Mills
December 8, 2019
Father Christmas is visiting Todmorden Mills! Join us to meet and greet Father Christmas as he appeared in Victorian times, and snap a selfie or a photo with him during your family's own meet and greet time slot. Sample Victorian fruitcake and gingerbread after your visit in the Papermill Gallery. More


Brunch with Santa at Estates of Sunnybrook
December 8, 2019 and December 15, 2019
Please join us for Brunch with Santa on December 8th and 15th! Our brunch starts promptly at 11:00am and continues with a special reading from Santa Claus at 12:30pm. More


Sweets & Treats: A Holiday Workshop for Children and Adults at Gibson House
December 8, 2019 and December 15, 2019
Get into the holiday spirit by decorating a gingerbread cookie and baking a traditional recipe in the historic kitchen. Gather in the parlour with a shortbread cookie and warm apple cider for a reading of the classic tale, "A Visit from St. Nicholas.” More


Saturday Christmas Lunch at Black Creek
December 8, 2019 to December 22, 2019
This December, treat your family and friends to a festive feast! Join us for Sunday Christmas Lunch at our Half Way House Inn Restaurant. Explore the historic village decked out for the holiday season and experience a Victorian Christmas with all the trimmings. More


Musical Candlelight Tours at Spadina Museum
December 12, 2019 to December 27, 2019
Experience the magic of the season while on a candlelight tour of the grand 55-room mansion at night! Enjoy live seasonal music performed on the 1880s Steinway grand piano amid the festive atmosphere of this lavish home, decorated for the holidays in the style of the 1920s. More


The Nutcracker by National Ballet of Canada
December 12, 2019 to January 4, 2020
Toronto’s favourite holiday tradition! Ballet companies all over the world perform The Nutcracker during the holiday season, each with a special take on the beloved classic. Come to Story Time! Designed to enhance children's experience of the ballet, Nutcracker Story Time is an engaging, interactive telling of the magical holiday story that allows children to have a better understanding of the performance they are attending. More


Candlelight Holiday Tours at Todmorden Mills
December 13, 2019 to December 14, 2019
A festive evening to discover the holiday traditions of the late Victorian period of the 1890s and wartime Toronto in the 1940s. Tour historic homes, decorated for the season, sample old-fashioned Christmas treats, hear a Victorian ghost story and play parlour games. More


Vaughan Christmas Market
December 13, 2019 to December 15, 2019
A recreation of the festive and warm atmosphere of the major European Christmas markets, in the magical setting of Revel Park. Extraordinary foods, original gift ideas and local products, free activities for children, Christmas music and choirs; everything is here to immerse you in the magic of the holidays! Free admission. More


The Nutcracker at Meridian Hall
December 14, 2019
THE NUTCRACKER, one of Tchaikovsky’s most famous works about a young girl’s magical adventures on Christmas Eve, pairs some of Tchaikovsky’s most beloved compositions with world-class choreography. More


Festive Centrepiece Workshop for Families at Colborne Lodge
December 14, 2019 to December 22, 2019
Set in picturesque High Park, the Lodge's winter kitchen offers a cozy historic ambience for this seasonal craft. Kids can play with traditional toys and gifts while seated around a Victorian Christmas tree and enjoy light seasonal refreshments. More


Judy & David's ChanukahPalooza
December 15, 2019
Join Judy & David for their annual Chanukah family concert. So much fun for the entire family. More


A Christmas Carol at Montgomery's Inn
December  17, 2019 to December  22, 2019
The Dickens holiday classic, A Christmas Carol, returns to Montgomery's Inn this December. This charming one-hour performance will warm the hearts of Tiny Tims and Scrooges alike. Enjoy cookies and cider after the performance. More


The Nutcracker by Victoria Ballet Company
December 20, 2019 to December 22, 2019
Victoria Ballet Company presents "The Nutcracker", a winter tale of magic and holiday spirit. Don't miss this Christmas classic ballet event suitable for the entire family! More


Gingerbread House Workshop at Gibson House
December 21, 2019 to December 22, 2019
Build and decorate a unique gingerbread house inspired by the Gibson’s red brick Georgian house or design your own! Plus explore the beautifully decorated historic house and enjoy Victorian holiday treats. More


Withrow's Winter Market
December 21, 2019 to December 22, 2019
This pop-up Winter Market is back for its 3rd season! Locally handcrafted goods, artisanal foods & local farmers: the perfect opportunity to find unique gifts and delicious holiday treats. Free face painting and children's crafts. Free admission. More


Boxing Day At The Toronto Zoo
December 26, 2019
Guests receive 50% off zoo admission all day. Proceeds go towards supporting the Toronto Zoo’s Endangered Species Fund. More


ROM for the Holidays
December 26, 2019 to January 5, 2020
For twelve exciting days, the Museum is transformed into a fun-filled winter wonderland. Experience special exhibitions. Make, discover and explore at ROM for the Holidays with daily activities and live performances. More


Toronto Zoo's Animal Enrichment Days
December 26, 2019 to January 5, 2020
Join us this holiday season for this much-loved annual event as our animals get to participate in their very own seasonal celebration with the Zoo’s Holiday Animal Enrichment Days. This is a fun way to learn about the importance of our Zoo’s enrichment program while watching our animals enjoy festive treats! More


Gingerbread Make and Bake at Fort York
December 27, 2019 to December 31, 2019
In this hands-on workshop, kids ages 4 and up will use period cooking utensils and tools to sift flour, crush cinnamon, cloves or allspice, pound sugar and grate nutmeg and ginger as they prepare an 1800's gingerbread recipe in the Fort’s historic kitchen. More

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