NOTE: This event is not taking place this year. Check for the 2021 event updates.
The Toronto Christmas Market at the historic Distillery District is the largest and most popular in Toronto. Fodor's Travel named it one of the best Christmas markets in the world in 2016. The market looks very cozy and amazes with hand-crafted ornaments, carolers, and a nostalgic carousel. While kids rush to meet Santa, adults can snack on schnitzels and other delicious foods.
The Christmas market features one of the largest Christmas trees in Toronto as well as, stunning illumination, seasonal decor, and lots of entertainment. There are more than 350 stage performances, vendors selling locally handcrafted goods, and a beer garden.
Other holiday events in Toronto
Other Christmas events worth visiting include the Swedish Christmas Fair, a two-day event at the Harbourfront Centre with many family-friendly activities, like craft making, carol singing, folk dancing and more. The Trinity Bellwoods Flea Christmas features more than 75 artisans and vendors at Studio Bar, near Trinity Bellwoods Park. Finally, Evergreen Brick Works Winter village hosts Ontario Etsy artisans selling the best unique holiday décor, gifts, and art.