1. One of the best handcrafted markets in Halifax takes place this weekend, The Halifax Crafters Society Winter Market! The preparations have been made, the crafts crafted, and tomorrow is showtime! They’ve got 80 awesome Crafters for you, including a line up of Fresh Catch Crafters that you’ve never seen before. The Coast readers awarded them ‘Best Craft Show’ in town for the second year running, come see what they are all about!
2. On Sunday Dec 1st, come kick off the holidays in grand musical style with Symphony Nova Scotia and vocalist Eleanor McCain in this Christmas pops extravaganza! Hear all your most beloved Christmas carols and holiday tunes performed in lively, joyous arrangements by the full orchestra – and then join in for a heartwarming, toe-tapping sing-along. It’s the perfect way to ring in the holiday season!
3. November 29th to December 8th 2013 you will enjoy The 9th Annual Mahone Bay Father Christmas Festival. One of the signature town-wide events presented by the Mahone Bay and Area Chamber of Commerce. Experience the Spirit & Enchantment of the Season Life-size, Hand Crafted, Father Christmas Figures throughout Town and Family-friendly Events and Activities!
4. The Association of Businesses in Cole Harbour once again has the Christmas Tree Lightning event on Saturday, from 4pm to 6pm right beside the Cole Harbour Fire Hall on Cole Harbour Rd. There will be singers, dancers and special guest speakers along with Santa of course. Hot chocolat will be served and as a special treat we will have a special story telling about the very same tree that we will be lighning!!!
5. The big guy will be on air taking your calls, questions, hellos and Christmas wish lists. Weeknights at 6pm starting Friday, November 29th. Maybe drop a few hints on what you’d like under the tree this year.
6. Enjoy tax free shopping all weekend long at Brain Candy Toys in Bedford. You'll be able to cross lots of toys, books and educational items off your shopping list with one quick visit to the store. Plus, with every purchase you'll receive a $15 coupon for Montana's restaurant.