Mummers Festival

Nov 26, 2022 - Dec 10, 2022

Celebrate one of Newfoundland's oldest traditions! The Mummers Festival hosts a free 2-week series of events & workshops leading up to our crowning event, the Mummers Parade. Build a jaw-snapping hobby horse at one of our workshops. Come to our Rig Up, the province's largest dress-up party & get your...

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MUN Botanical Garden Merry & Bright Festival

Dec 1, 2022 - Dec 22, 2022

MUN Botanical Gardens, 306 Mt. Scio Rd
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Join us for a night of wonder at our annual Merry and Bright Holiday Light Festival. Come and walk through the gardens, lit by thousands of twinkling lights, listen to holiday music, enjoy hot chocolate and snacks, warm up beside a bonfire, and visit Garden Gifts for those last-minute holiday...

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Festival of Music & Lights

Dec 4, 2022 - Jan 6, 2023

Bowring Park Duck Pond, Waterfordbridge Road
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Ring in the holiday season with our annual celebrations of bright lights, festival music, and free hot chocolate. Enjoy musical performances as we officially light up the trees and paths surrounding the Duck Pond in Bowring Park.

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Port de Grave Christmas Boat Lighting

Dec 9, 2022 @ 18:00 - Jan 6, 2023 @ 23:45

Port de Grave, Marginal Warf
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Celebrate Christmas with the people of Port de Grave. Each year 50 to 60 boats are lit with thousands of lights from early December to January 6. Opening night there will be singing, hot chocolate will be served, and there will be a visit from the man in the red...

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Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra Presents Messiah

Dec 9, 2022 - Dec 10, 2022

Basilica of St. John the Baptist, 200 Military Rd
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A Christmas tradition; the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Martin MacDonald, together with the Philharmonic Choir of the NSO presents Handel’s Messiah. Set in the historic and captivating Basilica, soloists include: Miriam Khalil, soprano; Danielle MacMillan, mezzo; Adam Luther, tenor; and, Phillip Addis, baritone. Handel’s Messiah takes place...

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