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FEATURED EVENTS

A Christmas Carol - Campbell House Museum

After a two-year hiatus, the Three Ships Collective’s immersive and award-winning smash-hit production of A Christmas Carol is back! Set in the historic and picturesque Campbell House Museum located in the heart of downtown Toronto and brought to life by a stellar cast, this unique theatrical experience invites audience members to step into the world of Victorian England and follow flinty miser Ebenezer Scrooge on his ghostly journey of redemption. A mirthful medley of magic, music, and the macabre, this adaptation of Charles Dickens’ story features original scenes, characters, and songs, making it a retelling of the beloved holiday tale unlike any other!
Dates: 
12/09/2022
12/10/2022
12/11/2022
Times vary.
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Location:

160 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON, M5H 3H3
Canada

The North Pole Light Up Express - York-Durham Heritage Railway

Join us for our beloved Christmas Story on Rails. Every guest will be served Choc Milk and cookies during this magical train ride that takes the whole family to the NORTH POLE.. During the journey to the North Pole, Mrs. Claus will greet our guests as well as Santa's Friends who will share stories, dances, and songs with your entire family! Don't miss out on the tree lighting before the event begins and of course the destination to THE NORTH POLE, During the ride back, Santa will give each child a gift- as the first gift of Christmas. THIS EVENT WILL SELL OUT!
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/08/2022
4:30, 6:30 & 8 pm
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Location:

19 Railway St
Uxbridge, ON, L9P 1E5
Canada

Phone:

905-852-3696

Holiday Lights Tour - Casa Loma

This December experience the magic of the season at Casa Loma’s spectacular Holiday Light Tour. Wander through a dazzling lighting display in the gardens and tunnels, all decorated for the festive season. Designed as a self-guided walk, guests stroll through the property’s grounds while enjoying the spectacular decorations, outdoor lighting displays and live performances. As always kids are invited to visit Santa in his castle workshop.
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/07/2022
5 - 10 pm
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Organization:

Casa Loma

Location:

1 Austin
Toronto, ON, M5R 1X8
Canada

Phone:

647.725.1832

Burlington Festival of Lights

Celebrating 27 Years of Holiday Magic The Festival of Lights illuminates Burlington’s waterfront through December to early January each year. Thousands of local residents and visitors from across the region, and beyond, have made it a seasonal tradition to wander through the park with family and friends to view the themed displays. Tens of thousands more take in the attraction while driving along Lakeshore Road at the City’s waterfront throughout the holiday season. It represents a popular annual tradition in the community. The Festival marks its 27th anniversary in 2022. Come share your holiday spirits with family and friends while strolling through the magical lighting displays this year!
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/05/2022
4 pm - midnight daily
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Location:

Spencer Smith Park
1400 Lakeshore Rd,
Burlington, ON, L7S 1Y2
Canada

Phone:

877-213-3609

Southern Ontario Lyric Opera Home for the Holidays at BPAC

Please join us for a concert of festive favourites with world-renowned soprano Measha Brueggergosman-Lee, sure to get you in the holiday spirit.
Dates: 
12/07/2022
7:30 pm
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Location:

440 Locust Street
Burlington, ON, L7S 1T7
Canada

Phone:

905-681-6000

WonderPhil Christmas Magic Show - Wychwood Theatre

Holiday magic at its absolute best! WonderPhil will amaze and delight with the brand new seasonally themed holiday magic show! Expect a lot of brand new magic as WonderPhil delivers the perfect balance of amazement and laughs to keep everyone entertained! In this holiday and seasonally themed show, you can expect routines centred around the North Pole, magical presents, holiday spirit, and more! One of his magical puppets may stop by for a visit, too! From the creative team that brought you Rapunzel The Family-Friendly Musical Panto!
Dates: 
12/17/2022
12/18/2022
Times vary
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Organization:

TYT Theatre

Location:

76 Wychwood Ave
Toronto, ON, M6G 2X7
Canada

Terra Lumina - Toronto Zoo

Terra Lumina is the eleventh unique experience created in Moment Factory’s Lumina night walk series. After nightfall at the Toronto Zoo, you are invited to pursue an immersive experience along a 1.5 km walking path that travels into the future and back. Your journey begins when a portal carries you into the luminescent wonders of the year 2099, a time when humans and nature have learned to live in harmony. 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.
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/09/2022
12/10/2022
Times vary
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Organization:

Toronto Zoo

Location:

2000 Meadowvale Rd
Toronto, ON, M1B 5K7
Canada

Phone:

416-392-5929

WinterFest at Canada's Wonderland 2022

Canada’s Wonderland transforms into a magical, winter wonderland for WinterFest – an immersive holiday experience for the whole family. This event features ice-skating on Snow Flake Lake, more than a dozen live shows and holiday entertainment, millions of spectacular lights, and hundreds of beautiful Christmas trees throughout the park, including two 50-foot Christmas trees on International Street. Join us at this one-of-a-kind holiday event in Vaughan, just outside of Toronto, and make special memories with family and friends. Explore the larger-than-life themed areas, enjoy festive food, shop seasonal merchandise, and so much more.
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/09/2022
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Organization:

Canada's Wonderland

Location:

1 Canada's Wonderland Drive
Vaughan, ON, L6A 1S6
Canada

Phone:

905-832-8131

Festive Nights 2022 at Brooks Farms

Join us this Festive Season to take part in a magical evening of lights in our new enchanted forest!
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/09/2022
Times vary, see website.
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Organization:

Brooks Farms

Location:

122 Ashworth Rd
Mount Albert,, ON, L0G 1M0
Canada

Phone:

905-473-3246

Santa Hustle 2022 VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL is OPEN! Santa Claus is an incredible man but unfortunately, he can’t be everywhere at once. However, he does want you to be a part of the jolliest race series of the year! So why not run virtually?
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/05/2022
All day.
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

The Jimmy Stahl Big Band A SWINGIN’ BIG BAND CHRISTMAS at BPAC

Building off the success of their big band gospel show and album Swingin’ In the Pews, the band continues to entertain and amaze audiences across Ontario and the Unites States. The incredible musical sounds of the big band era is captured within fresh arrangements of big brassy blues, and classic jazz standards for the Holiday Season.
Dates: 
12/04/2022
4 pm
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Location:

440 Locust Street
Burlington, ON, L7S 1T7
Canada

Phone:

905-681-6000

Burlington Symphony Orchestra: A Christmas Spectacular at BPAC

Join us for a holiday program featuring seasonal favourites including Sleigh Ride, Christmas Movie favourites and sing-along carols for the whole family!
Dates: 
12/11/2022
3 pm
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Location:

440 Locust Street
Burlington, ON, L7S 1T7
Canada

Phone:

905-681-6000

Beaches International Jazz Festival Merry Motown Christmas Special

The Beaches International Jazz Festival presents a Christmas spectacular of soul with Legends of Motown at The Burlington Performing Arts Centre.
Dates: 
12/10/2022
8 pm
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Location:

440 Locust Street
Burlington, ON, L7S 1T7
Canada

Phone:

905-681-6000

Twinkle After Dark - Country Heritage Park

Celebrate the holiday season at Twinkle After Dark, a fully illuminated Country Walk-Through experience. Set in the beautiful country setting of Country Heritage Park. Brought to you by Ontario’s award-winning Halloween event, Pumpkins After Dark.
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/08/2022
5:15 - 10:15 pm
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Location:

8560 Tremaine Road
Milton, ON, L9T 2X3
Canada

Phone:

905-878-8151

Holiday Nights of Lights & Mistletoe Market

Holiday Nights of Lights is an immersive walk-through experience like none other, featuring more than 1.5 million LED lights animated and synchronized to everyone's favourite Holiday tunes. Back for the third year, the event will be bigger and brighter with new displays and interactive activities! Patrons will have the opportunity to experience walking through giant ornaments, animated tunnels, and much more. Upon exiting the light show, enter the Mistletoe Market featuring a winter fair and a nighttime hotspot all rolled into one distinct holiday tradition.
Dates: 
12/03/2022
12/04/2022
12/07/2022
5 - 11 pm
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Location:

Assembly Park
80 Interchange Way
Vaughan, ON, L4K 5C3
Canada