We Need A Little Christmas! Where to Find Santa This Season

Santa may not be able to host as many parades this year, but he will still make magical appearances all over the Explorers’ Edge region of Ontario. Join him for these ‘events’ to make merry this holiday season!

Muskoka Parades and Events

2020 Gravenhurst Virtual Santa Claus Parade November 28
Holiday Family Photos at Sandhill Nursery November 28 & 29
Virtual Visits With Santa Muskoka Lakes December 3 & December 5
Bracebridge Drive-Through Santa Claus Parade December 6
Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy’s Celtic Family Christmas (online) December 12
Hammond’s Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides December 12 & 13
Visits with Santa at The Play Pit – Muskoka’s Indoor Playground December 15 & 16
Sleigh Ride to See Santa at Back of Beyond Equine Centre November 20 – December 18
Christmas on the Farm  Weekends November 21 – December 20
Muskoka Lakes Chamber of Commerce Virtual Parade Daily During December via Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Muskoka Workshops and Christmas Markets 

Handmade Holiday Shopping at the Annex November 21
Cottage Cravings Christmas Shopping Party November 25
Festive Swag Workshop at Lake of Bays Garden Centre November 19, 26
Festive Wreath Workshop at Lake of Bays Garden Centre November 28 and December 3
Festive Urn Workshop at Lake of Bays Garden Centre November 21 and December 5
Christmas Craft Days at The Play Pit – Muskoka’s Indoor Playground December 1, 8, 15, 22
XMUS Market Place at Canvas Brewing Co. December 5
Muskoka Arts & Crafts Online Christmas Show & Sale November 20 – December 12
Festive Centrepiece Workshop at Lake of Bays Garden Centre December 19 and December 22
Arts At The Albion Christmas Market November 1 – December 24

Parry Sound Parades, Events and Workshops


The Eight Annual Christmas Artisan Show at the Stockey Centre November 27 – 28
2020 Santa Claus Drive-Through Parade November 28
Christmas Bird Count for Kids December 13

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