Schedule of Events

Parade Day Activities

Local Shopping All Day

Downtown merchants will be open for all of your holiday shopping needs.

Sam Ault Arena & Joel Steele Community Centre

Vendor & Trade Fair
9 am to 4 pm

Pictures with Santa (at the Vendor & Trade Fair)
Several packages available:

  • A sit with Santa and a 4×6: $20
  • A sit with Santa and a 5×7: $25
  • A sit with Santa and a 11×8.5: $30

Reserve your spot.

Winchester Hawks vs Alexandria
2:15 pm • Junior B Hockey

Winchester Legion Branch #108 - 482 Main St. E.

Euchre Tournament
Registration: Noon–12:30 pm
Tournament: 12:30–4 pm • $20 per team

Parade After Party
8 pm to Midnight • Free admission
Chili, $5

Parade of Lights

Parade begins at 7 pm at the North Dundas Township Office.

Warm up by our fire pit at Sweet Corner Park, located at the corner of Main and St. Lawrence Streets.

Community Meals

Annual Santa Claus Breakfast

Location: South Mountain Agrictultural Hall
Time: 8–11 am
Presented by the North Dundas Fire Department, Station 2
Enjoy a delicious breakfast and rediscover the wonder of Santa!

Vendor Show Concession Stand

By Simply Baked Catering Inc.
9 am–4 pm • Joel Steele Community Centre (upstairs at the arena)

Lions Club Supper

Lions Club — 515 Albert St.
Supper is from 4–7 pm: Ham, Scallop Potatoes, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, Coffee, Tea, and Hot Chocolate.
Hot dogs also available for the kids.
$5 Kids aged 6 and under; $10 Adults

Sweet Corner Park (during parade)

Hot Chocolate and homemade treats (proceeds benefit the Therien Martial Arts and Fitness Centre Parent Committee)

Fries for Charity


Food Bank Donations

Drop-off bins for food and unwrapped children’s toys will be available at the Vendor Fair. Volunteers wearing vests and ID tags will also be walking the parade route collecting monetary donations to be shared with the North Dundas Christmas Fund, which organizes the Christmas baskets.

Toy Mountain Donations

Royal LePage Gale Real Estate be collecting unwrapped, new toys  at their office, located at 530 Main St. in Winchester. Drop in for some hot chocolate and cookies. Toys will be donated to Naomi’s House and to the Lion’s Club Christmas baskets.