The holiday season is officially here, which means there are tons of fun activities to do in Grimsby and the surrounding areas. From festive markets to family-friendly events, there’s something for everyone this holiday season. Check out our top 5 picks below!
Butterball’s Christmas Market
Date: 3rd December
Venue: 2980 King Street, Jordan
Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
‘Tis the season to support as many small Home based businesses as possible. Stop by to support these great people during trying times and get some Christmas shopping done. Accepting canned food items to donate to the local food bank.
Santa Claus Parade
Date: 3rd December
Venue: Downtown Grimsby
Time: 5:15 PM
Come on over to downtown Grimsby to celebrate the 65th annual Santa Claus Parade. Every year, the parade consists of about 90 entries including community floats, walking groups, marching bands and various entertainment!
A Christmas Carol
Date: 10th December
Venue: White Meadows Farm, St. Catharines
Time: 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Enjoy the holiday production of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”, adapted by James Reynard in a beautiful Christmas setting. Sip on exquisite wines from Vineland Estates Winery at White Meadows Maple Farm as you enjoy the show!
Christmas Fest and Vendor Fair
Date: 18th December
Venue: Woodshed at Hamilton Steam Museum, Hamilton
Time: 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
A fun event for all ages! Sip on a free hot cocoa or cider as you browse vendor tables with everything from candles and chocolate to clothing. Kids can make a Christmas ornament as they wait for a visit from Santa! Join in the season of giving with food donations for the local food bank during your visit.
NYE Dinner and Comedy Show
Date: 31st December
Venue: Levity Comedy Club & Lounge, Hamilton
Time: 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Ring in the new year with dinner and a show filled with laughter. The dinner buffet includes roast beef, chicken, potatoes, veggies, salads, pizza, wings and assorted desserts.