Holiday Season in Downtown Brantford

November 29th, 2018

There is something magical about going to the theatre or Harmony Square on a snowy evening during the holidays. These winter events are sure to warm your heart this holiday season.

We reached out to Liz Oden, at the Sanderson Centre and asked her what some of the highlights were this season. “On December 9 at 7:00 PM enjoy the annual tradition with the holiday favourite that delights audiences of all ages. Canada’s Ballet J├Ârgen the Nutcracker. Audiences continue to return year after year to experience the magic of the holidays with this performance. On Sunday December 16, A Next Generation Leahy Christmas will be here. A “breath-taking”, “astounding,” and “unforgettable experience.” Be inspired by these young people, energized by the music, and it will get you excited for the arrival of Christmas.”

Though the holidays are for the kids, that includes the big kids too! We reached out to Kristen Cormier at Parks & Recreation and asked her what she felt people were most excited about this season. She told us, “with Harmony Square running events and programs all year around, there is always something exciting for all ages to look forward to! But, we are looking forward to welcoming the colder temperatures, which will allow us to get the Ice Rink in Harmony Square up and running! Free family skating is available from 10:00 am-10:00pm daily.”

Kristen also shared a highlight of this holiday season, “Times Square in Harmony Square, presented by Downtown Brantford, is our next major event in the Square! Come ring in 2019 with us while enjoying FREE live entertainment including Robin Benedict, See You Next Thursday & The Dirty Pioneers, fireworks and much more starting at 9:00pm on December 31, 2018. For more information visit OR FB: @HarmonySquare.”

Would you like some help with your holiday shopping? Downtown Brantford has an exciting contest on our Facebook page in December. You will want to check our page daily for the Twelve Days of Give-Aways! Who can resist a chance to win one of twelve $100 Gifts from downtown merchants! Join us daily as we count down to Christmas!

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