Sat., December 7 - Christkindl Market, Kitchener - A Festival of German Christmas combined with St. Jacobs Market
In modern times, Christkindl Markets combine the festive atmosphere of heavenly choirs and succulent foods with gift shopping for such items as toys and other presents for children, crafts and gift items. Kitchener, Ontario, is the natural location for Canada's original Christkindl Market. Originally known as Berlin, Kitchener was founded by German-speaking Mennonites who emigrated from Pennsylvania to till the virgin soil of what is now Waterloo Region.
Includes: morning visit to St. Jacobs Market, buffet lunch at “At the Crossroads Restaurant”, time for shopping at the Mercantile Gift Shop and 2 hours at the Christmas Market in Kitchener
Tour departs: Barrie, Kozlov Mall at 8:00a.m., Tour Office at 8:30a.m. & Hwy 400 & 9 Go Parking Lot at 8:45a.m.
Cost: $75.00 (includes HST)
Wed., December 11 - Toronto Symphony Orchestra Pops Christmas at Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto
The TSO has filled a giant Christmas stocking with festive holiday cheer - just for you!
Come for: Special guest for the occasion is Ashley Brown, Broadway’s original Mary Poppins. She returns after wowing TSO Pops audiences last season with her fresh, electrifying performances.
And more: You’ll enjoy favourite seasonal music of all kinds, and you’ll get a chance to join with the TSO for a traditional sing-along.
Includes: water/juice and snacks will be served enroute to the theatre, tickets to the 2:00p.m. performance , followed by a buffet dinner at the “HotHouse Café”. (We suggest you bring a paper bag lunch on the bus)
Tour departs: Barrie, Kozlov Mall at 11:00a.m., Barrie, Tollendale Village at 11:20a.m., Tour Office at 12:00noon. & Newmarket at 12:25p.m.
Cost: $165.00 for adults and $156.00 for youth up to 16 years of age (includes HST)
Fri., December 13 – Leahy Family Christmas Concert at the Rose Theatre, Brampton ***JUST ADDED!!!
Leahy is the Canadian powerhouse of eight musical brothers and sisters who are a whirlwind triple-threat of fiddle-driven music, dance, and vocals augmented by keyboards and percussion. Their music combines the influence of their Irish and Scottish roots with their inherent desire to widely travel the musical map. A Leahy
Family Christmas includes Christmas classics and new Leahy material, as well as Christmas stories that make you feel as though you are one of the characters yourself. From sacred hymns and slow airs to a smorgasbord of fiery tunes and carols, A Leahy Family Christmas covers the full spectrum of Christmas music.
Includes: an evening buffet dinner at “Tucker’s Marketplace” followed by excellent seats for the 8:00p.m. concert.
Tour departs: Orillia at 3:30p.m., Barrie, Kozlov Mall at 4:00p.m. & Tour Office at 4:30p.m.
Cost: $146.00 (includes HST)
Fri., December 13 - A Unique Christmas Light Tour in Niagara Falls including Fireworks
Includes: Today we will begin our tour with hot chocolate and Christmas Cookies. Our route will take us on a leisurely drive down River Road from Niagara-on-the-Lake to the Falls. This evening includes a driving tour of the Niagara Festival of Lights displays, followed by a 7:00p.m. table service dinner at “Elements on the Falls” overlooking the Horseshoe Falls. We will be able to view the 9:00p.m. Fireworks from Table Rock before departing for home. Return to Barrie at midnight.
Tour departs: Barrie, Kozlov Mall at 2:30p.m., Barrie, Tollendale Village at 2:50p.m. & The Tour Office at 3:30p.m.
Cost: $99.00 (includes HST)