Holiday Fun For The Entire Family

Tuesday Nov 21st, 2023


The holidays are upon us! If you’re looking for fun festivities for you and the family to partake in, take a look at the list below of events happening in or around the city. 

Photos with Santa at Fairview Mall!
Look forward to bringing your little ones for photos with Santa at Fairview Mall! There is a $15 fee, which includes your visit and up to 5 digital photos. Space is limited so be sure to reserve your time slot through the link below!  

Where: CF Fairview Mall - 1800 Sheppard Ave E.
When: Select dates and times between November 17th and December 24th
Link for event details:


Live music at CF Shops at Don Mills!
What better way to put yourself in the festive spirit than listening to holiday songs played by a live band?! This year, CF Shops at Don Mills will be hosting live musical performances that are complimentary and open to all visitors. It’s the perfect accompaniment to your holiday shopping

Where: CF Shops at Don Mills - 1090 Don Mills Rd.
When: Select evenings and times between November 18th and December 23rd
Link for event details:

The Distillery Winter Village
A classic but a goodie! This festive event is always the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit. With countless lights, beautiful decor, great vendors, amazing food & a huge Christmas tree, you can expect to have a wonderful holiday evening.

Where: Distillery District - 70 Distillery Lane
When: Select hours on Thursdays-Sundays between November 16th and December 31st
Link for event details:

Holiday Fair in Mel Lastman Square
Plan an afternoon to bring the whole family (including your dog!) to Mel Lastman Square and explore the stalls of the artisan marketplace, warm up with a hot chocolate or mulled wine in the Fireside Lounge and make your own s’mores. You can also visit Santa, watch live entertainment, enjoy great fair rides, take family photos in the photo op locations and visit the various food trucks available. There’s something for everyone at the Holiday Fair!

Where: Mel Lastman Square - 5100 Yonge St.
When: Select hours on Tuesdays-Sundays between December 2nd and December 23rd
Link for event details:

Canada’s Wonderland Winterfest
Get ready to be swept away by the enchantment of WinterFest at Canada's Wonderland! The entire park is transformed into a winter wonderland. You can look forward to ice skating, spectacular live shows that will put you in the holiday spirit, activities like cookie decorating and crafts, theme park rides for the little ones and countless lights illuminating the night. For the adults, you can treat yourself to craft beer or Ontario wine. There will also be not just one, but hundreds of stunning Christmas trees adorning the park, including two colossal 50-foot Christmas

Where: Canada’s Wonderland - 9580 Jane St.
When: Select evenings between November 17th and January 6th
Link for event details:

Northern Lights TO
Northern Lights is not just an event; it's an immersive outdoor experience that's designed to envelop you in dazzling lights, mesmerizing sights, heartwarming sounds, and the pure joy that defines the holiday season. Along with the interactive displays and incredible lights and decor, there will be great holiday vendors and festive food and beverage options. The whole family will adore this event!

Where: Just outside of Toronto’s Grand Bizarre on Exhibition Place Grounds - 15 Saskatchewan Road
When: Select evenings between December 1st and January 7th
Link for event details:

Whichever way you choose to celebrate this holiday season, we wish everyone a warm and joyous time spent with loved ones!


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