Monday, December 11, 2017
Community News and Events
The City of Hamilton is bustling with great holiday events this December!
Visits with Santa at RBG – December 13, 20
Don't miss your chance to visit with the big guy in red at one of Royal Botanical Gardens' most popular holiday events! Guests will receive a round-trip fare on The RBG Express through magical Hendrie Park strewn with festive lights. See website for tickets and details. Visit www.rbg.ca/holidaytraditions.
Winter Lights at the Rock – December 14-17, 21-23, 27-30
Let the light be your guide as the Rock Garden awakens the spirit of winter! Explore how multicultural traditions and activities that make us quintessentially Canadian are rooted in natural phenomena that change the seasons. Immerse yourself in a story of celebrations and adaptations.
'Twas the Night Before Christmas – December 15, 22
Enjoy Westfield Heritage Village by candlelight and feel the warmth of the season through music, food samples, fireworks and a visit from Father Christmas. Christmas shopping is available at the Gift Shop and the restaurant will offer light meals and refreshments.
Puddicombe Estate's Polar Express – December 17
Step into the magic of Christmas by taking part in this two-hour holiday special. Let 'Little Pudd' & Friends take you on a magical tour of the estate, visit the Pullman car and write letters to Santa. Other highlights include hot chocolate and cookies, a children's craft, adult food and wine pairings, live music and visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Event will run rain, snow or shine. Visit www.puddicombefarms.com.
The Big Sing! - December 15 from 7-9 p.m.
Make your way to Ancaster Old Town Hall for a festive evening! Enjoy a concert and carol sing-along with the Kaleidoscope Singers, presented by Fieldcote Memorial Park & Museum. Guests can also look forward to hot apple cider, treats and Christmas Tree Awards. Cost is $10 per person or $20 per family.