Deck The Halls & Pop The Cork in Ontario’s Cottage Country: Seasonal Events to Get the Party Started

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Concerts, holiday trains, downhill torch runs, New Year’s Eve parties and more! There’s a ton happening this Christmas season in Almaguin, Muskoka and Parry Sound. Here’s just a partial list of all the festive fun you’ll find in Ontario’s cottage country:

ALMAGUIN HIGHLANDS
Christmas in Magnetawan, November 25
Kearney Christmas Fun Fair, November 26
Kearney Christmas Walk, December 1
Burk’s Falls Christmas Tree Lighting, December 6

MUSKOKA
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Black Friday Celebrations & Tree Lighting, Gravenhurst November 25
Annual Tree lighting & Carol Sing, Bala November 25
Elvis: Blue Christmas, Gravenhurst Opera House, November 26
Dorset Community Christmas November 27
Dorset Christmas Tree Lighting & Dinner November 27
XMUS Festival December 2-4
4th Annual Oxtongue Lake Christmas Tree Lighting December 2
Santa’s Moonlight Shopping Party December 2
Bala’s Trek to Bethlehem December 3
Buddy Holly’s Rockin’ Christmas Party, Algonquin Theatre, December 3
Santa Run Bracebridge December 4
The Barra Macneil’s East Coast Christmas, Algonquin Theatre, December 5
Muskoka Chautauqua Homegrown Christmas Jam December 9
A Celtic Christmas with Ashley & Friends, Peter’s Players, December 9
A Next Generation Leahy Christmas, Gravenhurst Opera House, December 13
Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol, Huntsville Theatre Company, December 16-23
Muskoka Heritage Place: A Portage Flyer Christmas – Evening Train Ride to Santa, December 17
The Nutcracker at Rene Caisse, December 18
SantaFest, December 19-22 & 27-28
Hidden Valley Torchlight Parade, December 24
Hidden Valley NYE Fireworks, December 31
New Year’s Eve with Practically Petty & Fleetwood Nicks, Peter’s Players, December 31

PARRY SOUND
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CP Holiday Train, Mactier & Parry Sound,  November 29

A Forever Frozen Story, Stockey Centre, December 2
Orillia Silver Band: Sleigh Bells and Brass Christmas Concert, Stockey Centre, December 4
New Year’s Eve Dance Party, Stockey Centre, December 31

To plan your holiday getaway to Ontario’s cottage country, click here. For info on more great events in the region, click here.