Christmas Events, Santa Photos, Light Displays, and More!

This year, possibly more than any year before it, the holiday spirit is high and families want to make the most of their time together. We can help. We know where Santa will be when, we’ve got all of the local Christmas Tree farms ready to help you bring home a beauty, and of course, we want you to see the most Christmas Lights possible, so we made you a map!

And don’t miss our guide to Drive Thru Light shows and Christmas events.

And we’d be nothing if not traditional. Every family has their own special ways to make the holiday brighter and we can help you with that part, too!  Jot down these important dates for mailing your letters to Santa, and give yourself a break with our easy Elf on the Shelf ideas.

Looking for all around winter fun? You can find inspiration here.

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50+ Experience Gifts for Kids and Families

So many of you are moving towards giving gifts that are going to gather dust to end up in the landfill sooner rather than later, so we thought we’d inspire you with a list of some of our favourite Experience Gifts for Kids.

Adult and Kid-Friendly New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

Looking for New Year’s Eve at-home ideas? Want to throw a new years eve party for kids? We’ve got you covered from decor to food to ways to celebrate midnight with little people who can’t stay up that late!

Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Parties Near You

We know it’s a time-honour tradition to ring in the new year with a celebration of some size, and we can help you outsource the planning and cleanup. 3…2…1… Let’s ring in 2022 with the kids!

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Witness 1 Million Lights At Glow Gardens

Looking for the coolest indoor light festival? Missing out on travel and want to take in the sights of the world without leaving the GTA? Enter Glow Toronto!

santa claus parades around the GTA and Halton

Santa Claus Parades 2022 (+Maps and Dates)

Updated for 2022! Santa has a very busy season ahead of him, and so do you! Use our guide to find a Santa Claus Parade (or two) that fits your family’s schedule.

It’s Back! The CP Holiday Train Returns for 2022

The CP Holiday Train is back on track for 2022! We’ve missed this adventure so we’re excited to see the trains come back to our neighbourhood. Seeing the glowing train, lit up like a night-time parade really helps us get in the Christmas mood.

Track Santa's Sleigh with NORAD

Track Santa’s Sleigh with NORAD

Here is how to track Santa’s sleigh as it makes its way through the night sky, delivering gifts to children around the world who celebrate

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