Must Attend Festivals and Holiday Events in Georgina this Christmas Season!
Get in the Christmas spirit by checking out these awesome local events!
The Keswick Optimist Club Toy and Gift aims to help families in need of some support at Christmas time! Locations will start accepting donations on November 12th and drop off locations are as listed below but more locations will be added over the next 2 weeks! Keep updated on the locations and get the word out about needed items and when we need volunteers by joining their Facebook group linked below!
Drop off locations:
York Regional Police #3 District - 3527 Baseline Rd
Georgina Ice Palace - 90 Wexford Dr
Georgina Fire Stations
Sutton West Chiropractic - 20836 Dalton Rd
Naked Wing Keswick - 24018 Woodbine Ave
Boston Pizza - 253 The Queensway S, Keswick
Flip n Wicked Gymnastics - 443 The Queensway South, Unit 2
Get involved in making it a Merry Christmas for all by volunteering or dropping off a toy/gift for a family in need!
Join YRP & the YRP Volunteers for their Annual Christmas Toy Drive! All of the toys that are donated and the cash collected goes right back into the community to help Georgina's children have an incredible Christmas this year!
The campaign will be officially running from November 15 to December 14, 2018. However, if you would like to start your collection sooner, you certainly can!
Check out the YRP event page on their website, linked below for updated info!
Get ready to Shades of Hope Annual Online Holiday Auction! Biding item proceeds go to help support all the work that they do nurturing, treating & rehabilitating injured and orphaned native wildlife in Georgina!
Like them on Facebook for updates of what their doing in the community and visit the link below further info about this event!
The Walk to Bethlehem is a free event that will again take place in Pefferlaw at the Cedardale Church! The journey begins on Friday, November 16th, at 6:30 PM and on Saturday, November 17th, at 6:00 PM, finishing at 10:00 PM on both evenings!
For further information about these events check out the links below!
Santa Claus is coming to Town! The Keswick Santa Claus Parade, Hosted by the Kinsmen! The parade starts at Biscayne Blvd. and the Queensway at 1:30 PM, follows the Queensway to Metro Road and goes up Simcoe Street and ends at Church Street and the Queensway!
Check out the link below for further information and updates on the parade!
If you're interested in being in the parade, register your float today! Call 905-476-4301 or visit their town event page above for the registration form!
Meet Santa and watch a FREE movie after the Keswick Santa Claus Parade with The Gem Theatre! The Grinch will be playing at 3:15 PM and Elf plays at 4:30 PM!
Share this awesome event on Facebook with your friends and family by clicking the link below!
Shop The Georgina Trades Training Centre for their 7th annual one-day holiday shopping event! This event will be held at the Link in Sutton and will have a variety of vendors from 11AM to 3PM! The One Stop Holiday Shop is a fundraiser to help The Training Centre - GTTI to sustain vital programs that support community members in achieving their training and employment goals.
Admission only costs a $1 donation to The Training Centre - GTTI or a non-perishable food items donation to the Georgina Community Food Pantry!
Get together as a community for the 4th annual Tree Lighting ceremony hosted by the Uptown Keswick BIA, Twice as Nice- Kids Boutiqe and Petal Pushers! Enjoy fun filled events throughout the night like Santa photos, carolling and more, from 5PM until 8PM! They will be also be accepting donations for the Georgina Community Food Pantry at this event!
Kids... bring a waterproof decoration for the tree to help make the tree beautiful with your own special touch!
For updates on this event, visit the links below!
Join the Historical Georgina Pioneer Village as they bring in the Holiday Season with a magical light display for only a $1 admission charge! Special guests include Mr. and Mrs. Claus themselves! See the transformation as the buildings and grounds transform into a Christmas wonderland with live music, holiday crafts, hot apple cider, historic demonstrations and more!
For more info on this event, click out the links below!
Join Glenwoods Dental for a free movie night at The Gem Theatre! The Grinch will be starting at 3 PM, please bring one non-perishable item per person for your ticket in to the show!
Let others know about this event by visiting their event page, linked below, and 'sharing' the event!
Join Keswick Dental Centre for their 8th annual Santa Day! This event runs from 10 AM until 2 PM, enjoy a free photo with Santa, face painting, games, crafts, snacks and write a letter to Santa!
Visit and share their Facebook event page below!
The Pefferlaw Branch of the Georgina Public Library has announced and opened up registration for the Painters' Circle! This very popular program will be on Sunday, November 25 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Paint a winter wonderland with them for only $10.00 a person, snacks and refreshments included! Registration and payment must be made in-person at Pefferlaw Branch.
Need more details? Call Pefferlaw Branch at 705-437-1514 or visit the link below for their event page on Facebook!
Join the Georgina Cares Fund for their annual Live Auction from 11:30 AM to 6 PM, sponsored by The Georgina Advocate and Rogers TV Georgina!
Don't miss out and check out the links below for more info!
Forrest & Taylor Funeral Home Limited will hosting Annual Christmas Candlelight Memorial Service on Monday November 26th at 7:30 PM!
Visit their website for more info!
Join Sutton's very own, Therapy Seekers, in hosting the Sutton Christmas Parade of Lights for this awesome community event from 5 PM until 7 PM!
Stay updated on this event with the link to their Facebook event below!
Come out to the Stephen Leacock Theatre Saturday December 1st at 8 PM to listen to a cast of local performers jamming out to Christmas music! This event includes a bunch of different genres and a guest appearance from Santa himself! Tickets for this event are $15 (tax & handling included) and guests are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy for children ages 6-12 in Georgina to enjoy on Christmas morning!
Featured musicians include:
Neil Chapman & Happy Everything (Frank Gennuso, Joe Agnello, and Dave Breckles)
The Connors Brothers
Jamie Lynn Reed
The Phoenix Singers
Check out their event pages below on the Town of Georgina website and Facebook below!
Join Pepperwood Design for one of their many workshops! In this festive workshop enjoy stenciling two cotton cushion covers!
Like and follow Pepperwood Design on their social media, linked below, to stay updated on workshops available and registration!
Registration for cushion stencilling workshop:
Pepperwood Design social media links:
Celebrate the Holidays with the Jackson's Point BIA by joining their festive celebrations after the Sutton Santa Claus Parade! Warm up with some hot chocolate, candy canes, and Chanukah Gelt! A special return appearance by Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door as well as Santa and his Elf will be there for pictures!
Visit their event page below for updates and further info!
Celebrate this Christmas with Ramada Jackson's Point breakfast with Santa! What better way to start of the holiday season with a family get together and enjoy a breakfast buffet!
Check out the links below for details on the menu and to register for this awesome event!
Join the Pefferlaw Lions' and Lioness' with their Childrens Christmas Party from 12 PM until 3:15 PM!
Town of Georgina event info:
Pefferlaw & District Lioness Club:
Pefferlaw Lions club:
Check out some pictures of last years Christmas party below!
Ring in the Christmas cheer by joining the Pefferlaw Association Rateplayers for their annual tree lighting at the Cedarvale Church on Pefferlaw Road! The tree lighting will start at 6 PM and special guest Santa Claus will arrive at 6:20 PM!
Stay in the know by liking their Facebook page for updates on this event!
What better way to spread holiday cheer by joining the YRP & the YRP Volunteers for their annual Christmas Food Drive for the Georgina Food Pantry! All of the food and cash collected goes right back to the Georgina Food Pantry and back into the community! This event starts at 9 AM and ends at 3 PM so grab your family and friends to help make this Christmas season merry for everyone!
Visit the links below for more info and like Georgina Community Food Pantry on Facebook for updates like their item of the month!
Join Georgina Arts Centre & Gallery on Saturday, December 8th from 10 AM to 1 PM for a breakfast with Santa! Decorate your picture frame write a letter to Santa, enjoy music and much more!
Visit the links below for further information on this event!
Visit them in Sutton or call the gallery at (905) 722-9587 to get tickets!
Come out for the Jackson's Point BIA's Chanukah Party from 6 AM to 8 AM! Visit the link below on the Town of Georgina's website for more info on this event!
Grab a drink, grab a brush, and let the fun begin! Join GTTI for their Paint Nite Fundraiser on Friday December 14th from 6:30 PM until 9 PM!
For more info on this awesome paint nite event, click the link below!
Buy your tickets with the link below!
Take away those winter blues and enjoy an eye-opening shopping experience at The Link Winter Market on the 3rd Sunday of every month starting this December 16, 2018 from 9 am to 2 pm. This event will have a variety of vendors, prizes, contests and live music!
For more info, visit the Town of Georgina's website:
Follow their social media pages for updates of what's going on in the community!