We’ve curated the jolliest list of holiday events and Christmas markets (including a comprehensive list of Santa Claus parades!) to get you into that festive spirit.
Santa Claus Parades
Meet up with friends (both old and new) and see Santa as he tours across Peterborough & the Kawarthas!
The Apsley Holiday Extravaganza (November 18)
Christmas at the Marshland Centre (November 18-19)
Festival of the Trees & Holiday Market (November 24)
The Kawartha Potters Guild Annual Holiday Show Show & Sale (November 24-26)
Modern Makers Holiday Market (November 25-26)
Millbrook Farmers’ Market Holiday Market (November 26)
A Rolling Grape Christmas (December 9-10)
Be sure to buy tickets for Ladies Night in Lakefield (an exclusive evening shopping event) and to check out shopping in downtown Peterborough – Holiday Shopping Passport starts November 13 with draws throughout December for cash to spend downtown.
More Festive Traditions
The City of Peterborough is also brightening spirits by showcasing where locals and visitors can enjoy holiday lights displays with an interactive map.