Light Up the Square from 5 to 9 pm Holiday Street Market from 3 to 11 pm
Celebration Square presented by Amacon Construction Ltd. Come early and shop late at the Holiday Street Market.
3 pm - Holiday Street Market - features more than 40 artisan and food vendors
5:05 pm - DJ Live Spin & Skate
5:30 pm - RupLoops
6 pm - DJ Live Spin & Skate
6:15 pm - The Free Label - Human Jukebox
7 pm - Official Ceremony and lighting of the Christmas tree
7:20 pm - RupLoops
7:50 pm - The Free Label - Human Jukebox
8:30 pm - DJ Live Spin & Skate
Feel the Magic
Take in live performances and entertainment surrounded by thousands of twinkly lights.
The Orpheum by Art & Science is an interactive installation and musical instrument combining touch, sound, and lights. There's no right or wrong way to play--improvise, experiment, and take in the magic as Celebration Square filled with light and sound!
Live performances by RupLoops and The Free Label, a one of a kind Human Jukebox, where you pick the playlist
Check official ceremony as we light the 30ft Christmas Tree, brought to you by Amacon Construction Ltd.
Get in the Holiday spirit with seasonal fun the whole family can enjoy.
Lace up your skates and hit the ice for the first time this holiday season
Stop by The Cabin to rent your skates and sip on some hot chocolate on the heated patio
Explore the twists and turns of the Candy Cane Forest
Enjoy festive fun from photos with Santa, the Spark Busker Stage, featuring the Jack Frost Snowball Juggling show and Snowflake Kid - Hula Hoop LED Show.
Make a stop at Winter Wonderland and explore kids' fun from roaming entertainment, face painting to our Blinky Lights, light painting photo booth or take in a performance by the Culture Dance Pak.
Let it Glow!
Snap a selfie with the Square's neon lights
Stop by Shadow Play in the Amphitheatre the interactive light play area
Chill out at the Glow Lounge
Sit fireside with a toasty treat at the Holiday Street Market s'more station
Gifts & Gourmet Eats from 3 to 11 pm
Make a dent in your Holiday shopping at the Holiday Street Market at Celebration Square. Featuring 40 plus one-of-a handmade and artisanal vendors and a delicious line-up of food trucks serving up curbside cuisine that will fill your bellies and warm your heart.
Mayor Crombie's Holiday Food Drive
This year, Mayor Bonnie Crombie will be on-hand at Light Up the Square to officially launch her annual city-wide Holiday Food Drive in support of the Mississauga Food Bank. Get in the festive spirit and help feed a hungry neighbour by bringing along a non-perishable food item for donation. Drop off your donation at the Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services big red truck! For other ways to give, please visit: www.mississaugafoodbank.org
Based on the hit Adam Sandler movie, The Wedding Singer takes us back to a time when hair was big, collars were up, and a wedding singer was the coolest guy in the room.
Celebrate all things Scottish at this tea in honour of the life and poetry of Robbie Burns. The Museums of Mississauga proudly welcome the city's Poet Laureate, Paul Edward Costa, to read from the works of Robbie Burns and share a selection of his own writings.
Indulge in the magic of receiving a hug... Created in response to our world that feels increasingly filled with prejudice and hate, A Warm Hug speaks to our primal needs of wanting to be loved and love others by shining its light with everyone without discrimination.
Learn about Mississauga's first black settlers with photographs and Museum artifacts that you can touch and hold. Create a page detailing your own Mississauga settlement story, which will be collected into a book and made available at the Bradley Museum.