DECEMBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (December 2 – December 3, 2017)

DECEMBER FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (December 2 – December 3, 2017)

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!
Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas

Place: Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts

Show Dates:
Saturdays and Sundays at 11pm or 1pm
(From December 2, 2017- January 6, 2018)
And
December 28th and December 29th
January 4 and January 5th

Ticket Prices:
$18 for a single ticket
$60 for a family of four

The show is put on by the Electric Moon Theatre Company.

To buy tickets, or get more information, click on the link below…

https://electricmoontheatre.com/shows/fancy-nancy


Head Over to the Pop Events Group Sale!
UP TO 90% OFF BRAND NAMED TOYS!
This Sale runs until DECEMBER 24th! Stock up on your holiday gifts!

SALE LOCATION: 150 St. Regis Street South (Sheppard and Dufferin)

SALE HOURS:
Monday- Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday- Friday: 10am-6pm
Sunday- Monday: 11am-5pm

 



**SATURDAY,  DECEMBER 2, 2017**

* Family Favourites Movie (All Over Ontario)
11am
Cineplex Movie Theatres
Various Locations

Movie: ELF

Join us on Saturday mornings at 11am for Cineplex Family Favourites. Watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99. A portion of the proceeds goes towards supporting Free The Children. It’s a fun and affordable way to enjoy the weekend with your family.

http://www.cineplex.com/Events/FamilyFavourites?gclid=CJ_fvubOysoCFQ6IaQodbBkFCw

*Kid’s Club Crafts (All Over Ontario)
10am-11:30am
Michaels Art Store
All Over Ontario

Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign up in store or just drop in. Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10am – 11:30 am. See a store associate to join the fun! Parents must remain on premises during the event.

http://canada.michaels.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-MichaelsCanada-Site/en_CA/Page-Show?cid=store-events

*Santa’s Wonderland (Vaughan) (FREE)
Bass Pro Shops
Vaughan Mills Mall
1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
Vaughan, ON
5pm-8pm

FREE Photo with Santa
FREE Craft! Decorate a Santa stocking!
Games & Activities

http://www.basspro.com/shop/en/santas-wonderland?cm_sp=StWndldNov2017_SP

*Christmas in the Village (Woodbridge)
The Historic Wallace House
137 Woodbridge Avenue
Woodbridge, ON

Join us for a Victorian-themed Christmas in the Village community event, with great fun for the whole family. Enjoy the splendor of a traditional Christmas including family-friendly activities like tree decorating, holiday crafts, take a ride in a horse and buggy or enjoy live music in the outdoor community lounge. Take selfies with Santa and reindeer, stay for Mrs. Claus’ story corner, enjoy great food and the pop-up market, and light up our big tree lighting ceremony and sing-along Lantern walk.
ADMISSION IS FREE. Food Bank donations will be accepted.

December 2, 2017 from 12:00pm to 9:00pm

December 3, 2017 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm

For more details visit:
http://www.wallacehouse.ca/christmas-in-the-village/

*Magical Christmas Forest (Woodbridge)
Kortright Centre for Conservation
9550 Pine Valley Drive
Woodbridge, ON

Experience the magic of Christmas at Kortright this December. The forest comes to life with lights, friendly elves and your favorite Christmas characters. Visit Santa’s workshop to see the elves at work. Play games, make Christmas crafts and watch a Christmas movie in our theater. Enjoy carols and Christmas treats by the fire.
Each child will have the chance to visit Santa’s cabin and tell Santa their Christmas wish,
* Advance tickets are required. For more information, call 416-667-6295.
Various Dates in December. Visit website for details.

http://www.kortright.org/whats-on

*Cocoa and Cookies with Santa (Newmarket) (Free Admission)
1pm-3pm
Elman W. Campbell Museum
134 Main Street South
Newmarket, ON

Event Description
Drop-in and enjoy an afternoon of hot cocoa and cookies. Have a visit and photo opportunity with Santa. Saturday December 2, 1-3PM. Presented by the Friends of the Museum. Admission is free. Please bring a food donation for the Newmarket Food Pantry.

http://newmarket.ca/museum

*Light Up The Holidays (Toronto)
2pm-6pm
Fairbank Village
Toronto, ON

FREE family fun! Join us for FREE snacks, hotdogs, music, surprise characters, strolling carolers, face-painting, kids’ activities and pictures with Santa! See our beautiful display and tree lighting!

http://fairbankvillagebia.ca

*Santa’s Wonderland (Niagara Falls)
12pm-5pm
300 Taylor Roa
Niagara Falls, ON

Free Pictures with Santa
Free Crafts!!
Games & Activities

http://www.basspro.com/shop/en/santas-wonderland?cm_sp=StWndldNov2017_SP

*Create Your Own Christmas Ornament (Milton) (FREE)
10am-11am
Milton Home Hardware Building Centre
385 Steeles Ave. E.
Milton, ON

An arts and crafts opportunity for kids to create a special decoration for your tree! Presented by the Paint department.

Register here: https://how.miltonhomehardware.com/events/kids-edition-create-your-own-christmas-ornament

*Historic Canadian Christmas (Mississauga)
12pm-4pm
Benares Historic House
1507 Clarkson Rd North
Mississauga, ON

Immerse yourself in the sights and smells of a traditional Christmas this holiday season. Explore our visitor centre to learn about Winter Celebrations from around the world then walk back to the Historic Benares House and be transported to Canadian Christmas past. With carollers, Edwardian Christmas activities and a live Nativity Scene, this event is fun for the whole family.

Admission
Family: $15.00
Child/Student: $4.80
Adult: $6.00

http://culture.mississauga.ca/event/benares-historic-house/historic-canadian-christmas

*Santa Claus Parade (Whitby) (FREE)
10am-12pm
Brock Street, Whitby (Manning Road to Trent Street)
Whitby, ON

One of the highlights of the year is the annual JCI Santa Claus Parade. Approximately 20,000 people line Brock Street each year to watch the marching bands, dance groups, floats, clowns and musical entertainment – all in anticipation of catching a glimpse of Santa Claus and his reindeer.

http://whitby.ca/en/residents/santaclausparade.asp

 



**SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2017**

*Jungle Gym (Vaughan)
JCC -Schwartz/Reisman Centre
9600 Bathurst Street
(Bathurst & Rutherford)
Vaughan, ON

DROP-IN PROGRAM

Age Recommended: 0-5 Years
Non-Member Fee: $5.00

Circle Time, Story Time, and playing in the gym with toys and games.
•Please call prior to confirm they are running the program.

905-303-1821

*Santa’s Wonderland (Vaughan) (FREE)
Bass Pro Shops
Vaughan Mills Mall
1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
Vaughan, ON
5pm-8pm

FREE Photo with Santa
FREE Craft! Decorate a Santa stocking!
Games & Activities

http://www.basspro.com/shop/en/santas-wonderland?cm_sp=StWndldNov2017_SP

*Christmas in the Village (Woodbridge)
12pm-5pm
The Historic Wallace House
137 Woodbridge Avenue
Woodbridge, ON

Join us for a Victorian-themed Christmas in the Village community event, with great fun for the whole family. Enjoy the splendor of a traditional Christmas including family-friendly activities like tree decorating, holiday crafts, take a ride in a horse and buggy or enjoy live music in the outdoor community lounge. Take selfies with Santa and reindeer, stay for Mrs. Claus’ story corner, enjoy great food and the pop-up market, and light up our big tree lighting ceremony and sing-along Lantern walk.
ADMISSION IS FREE. Food Bank donations will be accepted.

http://www.wallacehouse.ca/christmas-in-the-village

*Christmas (Aurora)
1pm-4pm
Aurora Historical Society/Hillary House National Historic Site
15372 Yonge Street
Aurora, ON

Enjoy light refreshments as Christmas music fills the beautifully decorated Hillary House. Have photos taken with St. Nick, enjoy children’s crafts, and shop in the Gift Shop for gifts and decor. Many unique glass and china items are available along with new and used books. Art at the Manor 2017 will be at Hillary House as well. $5 per adult, $3 per child.

http://aurorahs.com

*A Main Street Christmas (Schomberg)
3pm-9pm
Main Street Schomberg
325 Main Street
Schomberg, ON

When the snow is just starting to fall and Winter is almost here, Schomberg gets all dressed up and invites everyone from near and far to come and enjoy a fun-filled family outing along its historic Main Street. There are street performers, carolers, children’s entertainers, holiday creations, an art and craft show, and, of course, Santa Claus and his reindeer.
The event starts with a Craft Show at 3 pm, followed by the exciting Santa Claus Parade at 4pm. The evening is brought to a spectacular close with the Farmers’ Parade of Lights. For details, see

http://www.amainstreetchristmas.com

*Winter Fair at Waldorf Academy (Toronto)
10:30am-3pm
Waldorf Academy
250 Madison Avenue
Toronto, ON

The annual Winter Fair offers craft activities, craft boutiques, puppet shows, live music, creative interactive experiences, storytelling, cafe and BBQ: fun for the whole family!

9:30 – 10:30 Early admission for kids aged 4 and under
Tickets:
Entrance for Family or Individual: $2
Children: free

Price of Activities: Range in # of tickets ($1 per ticket).
• Amazing craft activities for children!
• Creative and Unique Interactive Experiences, such as Woodland Pond: a spectacular classroom transformed into a forest! Follow the trail and end up at a magical pond where fairies hand out a special gift!
• One-of-a-Kind Craft Boutiques
• Bakery
• Cafe and BBQ
• Caroling & Live Music
• Puppet Shows
• Storytelling

http://www.waldorfacademy.org

*Christmas Parade (Burlington) (FREE)
2pm
Burlington, ON

Santa Claus is coming to town. Burlington’s 51st annual Santa Claus Parade will feature bands, colourful floats, mascots, and jolly old Saint Nick himself.

http://www.burlington.ca/en/live-and-play/Santa-Claus-Parade.asp

*Kids Gingerbread Christmas Program (Stoney Creek)
12pm-4pm
Erland Lee Museum
552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON

Children ages 3-9 are invited to the Erland Lee Museum (552 Ridge Road, Stoney Creek) for a day of Christmas fun! The program starts at 12:30 or 2:00pm, and runs approximately 1.5 hours. We are offering the program on November 26th, and December 3rd, 16th, and 17th
There will be lots of fun activities including stories, games, crafts, and treats all relating to that tasty Christmas treat–Gingerbread!
Admission is $5 per child (accompanying adults are free). For more information, call 905-662-2691. No pre-registration required.

905-662-2691

*Santa’s Wonderland (Niagara Falls) (FREE)
12pm-5pm
300 Taylor Road
Niagara Falls, ON

Free Pictures with Santa
Free Crafts!!
Games & Activities

http://www.basspro.com/shop/en/santas-wonderland?cm_sp=StWndldNov2017_SP

 

 


 

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