With the recent ushering in of snowy weather in the recent weeks, it seems that winter has decided to arrive early this year. And with the many GTA Santa Clause Parades making their grand debuts, the holiday spirit seems alive and well. Enjoying winter in your new home can always be made brighter with the holidays but don’t forget about all the other events and festivities that take place around this time of year. Newmarket has so much to offer families looking to celebrate the season. Here are some great items to mark on your calendar for this time of year:
For those with little ones, the Outdoor Discovery & Adventure Night taking place on November 25 gives you a great reason to leave your new home for a few hours. The evening of puppet shows, outdoor play and storytelling will give everyone a reason to smile!
Winter Wonderland in Newmarket takes place from December 4th to January 4th offering a nightly light show between 6 and 9 p.m. at 200 Doug Duncan Drive. This must see event is complemented by train rides offered Dec 4-23 & Dec 27-Jan 4. Be sure to check out this incredible light show which might inspire you to light up your new home sometime soon!
You might be thinking it’s a little early for New Year’s Eve plans but if you have little ones at your new home, you may want to consider attending the Tim Hortons First Night taking place on December 31st. From 5 to 9 p.m., the Magna Centre is transformed to a family festival with live outdoor entertainment, horse drawn wagon rides, free skating and swimming along with a grand fireworks presentation at the end of the night at 9 p.m.