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'til Dec 23 Shear Madness, St Jacobs Schoolhouse

Nov 3 Owl Prowl, Backus Heritage Conservation Area 1-800-699-9038

Nov 3 Sutton by the Lake Christmas Bazaar 905-596-0363

Nov 3-4 Innisfil Studio Tour, various locations

Nov 3-17 River Arts Festival, Dunnville

Nov 9-11 Food & Drink Fest, Hamilton

Nov 9-11 Christmas in Paris,

Nov 10 A Time to Remember, Bruce County Museum

Nov 15 Military Lecture, Guelph Civic Museum

Nov 15-18 Festival of Trees, Kawartha Settlers Village

Nov 16 Christmas Tree Lighting, Downtown Lindsay

Nov 16 Moonlight Magic & Tractor Parade of Lights, Orangeville

Nov 16 Celebrate Christmas in Port Perry,

Nov 16 Tree Lighting, Memorial Park Oshawa

Nov 16-18 38th Christmas Show & Sale, Bracebridge Sportsplex

Nov 17 Christmas Market, Acton Town Hall Centre

Nov 17 Acton Santa Claus Parade, 1pm 519-853-1122

Nov 17 Santa Claus Parade, 1pm Collingwood

Nov 17 Santa Claus Parade, 10am Owen Sound

Nov 17 Kin Club Santa Claus Parade, 4:30pm Orangeville

Nov 17 John McDermott, Meaford Hall

Nov 17 Santa Claus Parade, Barrie

Nov 17 Culinary Walking Tour, Downtown Bracebridge

Nov 17 Georgetown Santa Claus Parade, 5pm

Nov 17 Priceville Christmas Craft Show, Stothart Hall

Nov 17 Credit Valley Artisans Christmas Sale, Georgetown

Nov 17-18 Homes for the Holidays, various locations

Nov 18 Christmas on Kent, Downtown Lindsay

Nov 18 Annual Christmas Craft Sale, Curve Lake Community Centre

Nov 18 Santa Claus Parade, Orillia

Nov 18-19 One of a Kind Gift Show, Springview Farm Golf Course 1-800-699-9038

Nov 20 Annual Victorian Christmas Tea & Celebration, Billy Bishop Museum 519-371-0031

Nov 21 80th Annual Christmas Fayre, Port Hope United Church

Nov 22-Dec30 Holiday Inn, Hamilton Theatre Cambridge

Nov 22-24 First Light, Ste Marie Among the Hurons

Nov 23 Elvis Tribute, Meaford Hall

Nov 23 Traditional Turkey Dinner, Delhi Tobacco Museum 1-800-699-9038

Nov 23 Candlelight Christmas Walk & Lighting Ceremony, Port Hope

Nov 23 Christmas Cards from Then & Now, Bruce County Museum

Nov 23-24 Christmas in the Village, Streetsville

Nov 23-24 Christmas in Downtown Cobourg,

Nov 23-25 Candlelight Christmas General Store, Port Hope

Nov 24 Montgomery Christmas, Norval

Nov 24 Santa Claus Parade, 1pm Port Hope

Nov 24 Santa Claus Parade, 5pm Wasaga Beach

Nov 24 Visit with Santa, Downtown Collingwood

Nov 24 Markdale Santa Claus Parade, 1pm

Nov 24-25 27th Annual Yuletide Tour of Homes, Stratford

Nov 24-25 Midhurst Arts & Crafts Home Tour,

Nov 24-Dec 16 Santa Express trains run Saturdays & Sundays

Nov 25 Santa Claus Parade, Streetsville

Nov 25 Tree Lighting & Carol Sing Along, 3-6pm Bronte

Nov 28-Dec 30 Jack and the Beanstock, St Jacobs Country Playouse

Nov 29-Dec 1 First Light, Ste Marie Among the Hurons

Nov 30 Santa’s Festival of Lights & Shopping Party, Bracebridge

Nov 30 Creemore Tree Lighting Ceremony, 7pm Station on the Green 705-466-5064

Nov 30 Late Night Sip & Shop, Downtown Fergus

Nov 30 Stayner Tree Lighting Ceremony 7pm Station Park Gazebo 705-428-3102

Nov 30-Dec 2 XMUS Festival, Various locations Muskoka


Dec 1 Light-Up & Santa Claus Parade

Dec 1 Santa Claus Parade, 10:30 am Stayner 705-796-3272

Dec 1 Festival of Lights, Penetanguishene Email

Dec 1 Santa Claus Parade, 1:30 Creemore

Dec 1 Visit with Santa, Downtown Collingwood

Dec 2 Santa Claus Parade, Downtown Bracebridge

Dec 2 Christmas Stocking Auction, Acton

Dec 6 Victorian Christmas Tea, Bruce County Museum

Dec 7-8 Ridgeway Spirit of Christmas

Dec 8 Visit with Santa, Downtown Collingwood

Dec 15 Memories of Christmas & Holiday Traditions, Bruce County Museum

Dec 15 Visit with Santa, Downtown Collingwood

Dec 19 Merry Maker Night Market, Guelph Farmers Market

Dec 22 Visit with Santa, Downtown Collingwood

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