Posted 12.11.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Christmas activities are not only fun, they are also an exciting way to instill the value of keeping traditions alive with children. That’s why we at Oakville supports events that spread holiday cheer and promotes spending special quality time with loved ones.

The events start in November, with some recurring ones throughout November to December. They are geared to make everyone in our community experience the joy brought by the season regardless of cultural background or beliefs. Whether your family enjoys watching holiday shows, participating in celebrations with Santa, attending religious services, or just having lots of fun, there is a Christmas activity for you in Oakville!

Pet Pics with Santa - December 13 Sunday (also November 29 and December 6)

This Saturday at 11am to 5 pm, you can visit Ren’s Pet Depot with your little one(s) and furbaby/furbabies to have your photo taken with Santa. All proceeds will go to help the animals being taken cared of at the Oakville & Milton Humane Society so this would be the perfect opportunity to teach your kid(s) about giving and compassion as well!

Visit at 4002 Trafalgar Road – Milton, ON - 905-845-1551

Wagon Rides & Carolling – November 29 to December 21, all Saturdays & Sundays

Enjoy listening to the melodies sung by carolers as you enjoy wagon rides in Downtown Oakville from 11am to 4pm.

94 George Street – Oakville, ON - (905) 844-4520 -

Oakville Museum Christmas Tea & Tour - December 14 Sunday

Visit the historic and beautifully decorated Erchless Estate between 1:30pm to 3pm or 3pm to 4pm. A fee of $6 allows you to see the featured exhibit, enjoy a guided tour of the timelessly elegant home, plus have some tea and cookies.  Visit between 1:30 to 3 pm or 3 to 4:30 pm to see the beautifully-decorated historic Erchless Estate. For $6 you’ll see the feature exhibit, a guided tour through the elegant home, followed by tea and cookies. Although children are welcome, they must be accompanied by an adult so take this opportunity to spend some quality time with your kiddos! Pre-registration is required.

8 Navy Street – Oakville - 905-338-4400 -

Christmas Craft Workshop - December 22 Monday

Got a crafty kid? Then bring him or her to the Oakville Museum the Monday before Christmas for an afternoon filled with winter games, Christmas songs, and creative holiday creations. The event is geared for children ages 4 to years old and the fee is only $17.50 per child.

8 Navy Street – Oakville - 905-338-4400 -

Museum Craft & Tour - December 30 Tuesday & January 2 Friday

An activity to participate in with your child! Choose between 1:30 to 2:30 pm and 3 to 4 pm to attend an activity session creating crafts with your child plus go on a guided tour of the Oakville Museum afterwards! There is a $5 fee per child and children 3-9 years old are encouraged to attend. Please note that you will have to register online and that both session will feature the same craft.

8 Navy Street – Oakville - 905-338-4400 -

For the full list of Oakville Christmas events, including past ones, you may visit Oakville Kids.

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