All kinds of magical holiday events make Quebec and Ontario shine throughout November and December. Don’t miss out! Grab your crafts supplies, outdoor mittens, or your minivan and enjoy the holiday spirit!

Letters to and from Santa | Canada Post

Sacks of letters are arriving at the North Pole and postal elves are busy helping Santa with his mail. Learn about the Santa letter writing program, in which you can send, as well as receive a special personalized letter from Santa!


Winter Festival of Lights | Niagara Falls

The most enchanting of Niagara Falls attractions, the 40th annual Winter Festival of Lights is Canada’s largest FREE outdoor light festival. Experience the spectacular displays with millions of lights and larger than life displays across the tourism districts.


Le Grand Marché de Noël | Montréal

Take part in the cultural, festive and culinary activities taking place in Montréal during the holiday season and celebrate, in complete safety, the delightful Nordicity of the city.


Illumi: a Dazzling World of Lights | Mississauga

Nothing better than celebrating the holidays with a classic! As darkness falls, illumi ignites the night with more than 20 million brilliant lights in 13 magical universes on a 600,000 square foot site, the equivalent of 10 football fields.Visible from kilometres around, illumi’s hallmark is the majestic Tree of Lights, standing 47 meters high – as tall as the Statue of Liberty!


Magical Holiday Parade | Ville de Dollard-des-Ormeaux

With the holiday season approaching, we are pleased to offer a magical parade on Sunday, December 4th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m, rain or shine.

Beginning at 10 a.m., Magical Floats will ride through the city and will be accompanied by colorful characters including Santa Claus! Elves will be part of the parade and will pick up the children’s greeting letters addressed to Santa Claus. Now is the time to invite your children to write a letter. Santa is looking forward to hearing from them.


Nights of Lights | Mistletoe lane, Vaughan

Holiday Nights of Lights is an immersive walk-through experience like none other, featuring more than 1.5 million LED lights animated and synchronized to everyone’s favourite Holiday tunes. Back for the third year, the event will be bigger and brighter with new displays and interactive activities! Patrons will have the opportunity to experience walking through giant ornaments, animated tunnels, and much more. Upon exiting the light show, enter the Mistletoe Market featuring a winter fair and a nighttime hotspot all rolled into one distinct holiday tradition.