It's time for some festive family fun in Waterloo Region! There's so much for your entire family to do, with holiday themed events and lots of things to explore and many are free to attend.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Waterloo Region!
Wondering what there is to see and do this December? Stay Calm and Holiday On with these great events; you’re sure to find some festive fun for the entire family!
1. “WILD” Holiday Gala Dinner and Dance at African Lion Safari December 2, 8, 9
2. Kitchener Market Christmas Artisans Market December 2, 9, 16, 23
3. Donkey Sanctuary of Canada Christmas with the Donekys December 3, 10 & 17
4. Brunch with Santa at African Lion Safari December 3 & 10
5. Christkindl Market in Downtown Kitchener December 7 – 10
6. Cambridge Farmer’s Market Christmas Market December 9
7. Grand Philharmonic presents Handel’s Messiah December 9
8. Lost & Found Theatre Charles Dickens Writes A Christmas Carol Dec. 13 – 23
9. Opening of Christmas Fantasy at Victoria Park, Kitchener December 9
10. Beauty and the Beast at Dunfield Theatre, Cambridge on now until January 7
11. Honk! at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse on now until December 24
12. Kings & Queens of Country at St. Jacobs Schoolhouse Theatre on now until December 24
13. KW Symphony Yuletide Spectacular December 15 – 17
14. Kitchener Market Santa Kids Hop December 19
15. Waterloo Region Museum Holiday Family Fun Days December 27 – January 7
16. Centre in the Square The Nutcracker December 28
17. Christmas in Cambridge on now until December 31
18. Wonders of Winter in Waterloo Park December 2 – 31
19. Bingeman’s Gift of Light on now until January 6
20. Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory “Flight of White” December 1 – January 7
21. Merry Victorian Christmas at Castle Kilbride on now until January 7
22. Waterloo Central Railway “The Polar Express” on now until December 23
THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride will be in Ontario for the first time here at Waterloo Central Railway this holiday season! Trains depart Nov 17-Dec 23rd. Book now on our website & scroll to day/time that best suits you. Seats are booking up fast! 🚂🎅🎄 . . . #waterloocentralrailway #stjacobs #polarexpress #ExploreWR #waterloo #kitchener #guelph #toronto #christmas #holidayfun #holidays #family #hotchocolate #cookies #discoverontario #ontario #historicrailway #familyfun #kwawesome #santa #waterlooregion
Which events are you most excited about? Let us know in the comments below!