STart a tradition. Make a memory!


Stroll through our historic main street and see the beautifully decorated windows and shop interiors; have a delicious meal at one of our outstanding restaurants; discover why Thornbury is known for it’s warm welcome and special charm!  Join us as we kick off the holiday season, with activities and excitement for the whole family.  


Olde Fashioned Christmas is supported entirely by local businesses! 


ARTISAN MARKET booth reservation


Lunch & Dinner Specials! 

10am - 9pm

Shops Open for Christmas Shopping
Downtown Thornbury

10AM - 5PM

Burton Riglet Program
Learn how to Snowboard, No Equipment Needed!
Hester Street Parking Lot 


Mrs. Claus' Workshop
Beaver Valley Community Centre
Artisan Market   
Beaver Valley Community Centre
Cookie Decorating presented by Blue Mountains Chamber of Commerce
Beaver Valley Community Centre
Marshmallow Craft at New Orleans Pizza  
New Orleans Pizza


Baker Street Victorian Carolers directed by Richard Crossman  
Downtown Bruce Street
Balloon Twisting
Beaver Valley Community Centre
Face Painting
Beaver Valley Community Centre
Groove Interactive Family Dance Party  
Beaver Valley Community Centre
Family Skating  
Beaver Valley Community Centre
Georgian Life Photo Booth
Beaver Valley Community Centre


Story Time presented by the Blue Mountains Library
Beaver Valley Community Centre


Yvette Locke Puppet Show
Beaver Valley Community Centre


Magic Show with Sawyer Bullock
Beaver Valley Community Centre


5:30 & 7:00PM

Outdoor Movie - Weather Permitting!   
 What's your favourite Christmas movie? Post it on our facebook page!  
The posts with the most likes will be featured on the big screen.
5:30  - How the Grinch Stole Christmas
7:00 - To be determined

Featuring hay bale seating with popcorn and hot cocoa!   
Harbour Mews (just north of the lights)


Tree Lighting at Town Hall
Official Opening of Olde Fashioned Christmas
Performance by: The Beaver Valley Pipe & Drums
Hot cider provided by Bridges Tavern


Chestnuts Roasted on an Open Fire
They're actually pretty good... Stop by the fire pits downtown to try one! 
Help warm that Grinch's heart with Christmas cheer and enjoy music by the
Baker Street Victorian Carolers directed by Richard Crossman
Downtown Thornbury
Balloon Twisting at the Harbour Mews


Visit Santa and his Elves for Candy Canes at his hut in the Parkette
Catch Scrooge with his chocolate money as he strolls through town!


Light the Night!
Illuminate downtown with over 2500 Sparklers!