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The Holidays Arrive at Bayview Village

Santa Claus is coming back to town! Celebrate Santa's arrival with us on November 18 with a snowy scavenger hunt and some timeless moments from the classic "The Nutcracker" performed by Goh Ballet. SANTA CLAUS IS BACK IN TOWN WITH A HAUTE NEW LOOK! Put on your party dress, sparkly stilettos and blinged-out bowties for the hautest photo op this Holiday season. SMILE WITH SANTA Santa will be in his chic digs under the bling-y chandeliers in his haute and bespoke new look created by Canadian designer, Adam X Atelier, beginning on Saturday, November 18 at 11 a.m. until Christmas Eve (December 24).

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email so we can update it immediately. If you have a question about the activity itself, please contact the organization administrator listed below.

Book your in-person photo appointment to visit with St. Nick here . . . walk-in appointments will also be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

$25 gets you two 5x7” pics and a digital copy emailed to you . . . enough for family and friends!

Santa’s hours are as follows, beginning November 18:

Santa’s Arrival (November 18)  11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday to Thursday                 12 to 6 p.m.
Friday                                        12 to 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday                   11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Christmas Eve (December 24)  10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (he’s got an important deadline to meet!)



Be sure join us and the beautiful ballerinas from BV's own Goh Ballet as they accompany Santa to start his stay at BV.

To celebrate Santa’s arrival, kiddies under 12 are invited to have a Snowy Scavenger Hunt across BV! On Saturday, November 18 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., visit the Concierge desk to start your journey and stop by participating retailers for holiday treats, including:

  • A dance tutorial at Goh Ballet
  • A wintery treat at Fruit of the Land
  • Yum all the way to Pusateri's Fine Foods
  • Where Santa goes for a trim, King's Crown
  • A sweet treat for you (and your grown up) at the GAP
  • A delicious delight for you (and your grown up at M0851
  • Warm yourself up at Starbucks
  • Let your shoes do the talking at Jean-Paul Fortin

Additionally, the Goh Ballet dancers will be joining us in the East Lobby (near The Gap), performing dances from the beloved holiday classic The Nutcracker. If you miss one show, don't worry! They will be doing several in the afternoon.


After you’ve visited our haute BV shops, make your way back to the Concierge desk to receive a wonderfully wintery kit to create a frame for your Santa photo (one per child 12 and under, while supplies last) and a nutcracker chocolate from Fruit of the Land, a well deserved treat after all of your shopping! All while qualities last, come early to avoid disappointment.


Psssst! If you're looking to shop 'til you drop, check out our extended Holiday hours, effective November 18:

Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday 11 to 7 p.m.

Essential shops will be open until 9 p.m. Monday to Friday. Please call ahead to avoid disappointment.


Saturday, November 18 - Santa's Arrival, 11:00 a.m.

Friday, November 24 - Black Friday, doors will open at 7 a.m. for participating retailers*

Sunday, December 24 - Christmas Eve - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Monday, December 25 - Christmas Day - closed

Tuesday, December 26 - Boxing Day - 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday, December 31 - New Year's Eve - 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday, January 1 - New Year's Day - closed


*Select retailers may open earlier, please contact our Concierge at 416.226.0404 for details.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


Bayview Village


2901 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, ON, M2K 1E6


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