Holiday Events Sackville
November 23rd, 2020–January 1st, 2021

Holiday Events and Activities in Sackville

Check out some of the holiday events and activities happening in Sackville! From tree lightings to online auctions, there's something going on for everyone to enjoy! More events coming soon!

Virtual Tree Lighting Image
Virtual Sackville Christmas Tree Lighting 2020
November 27th at 6 p.m.

This year is going to look a little different but you can still enjoy the lighting of the tree, holiday themed music with Josh Lake Band, Lisa Richard and P. Paul Majcan and an appearance from Santa, all within the comforts of your cozy home! Grab take out from your favourite Sackville restaurant and tune in! The 13th Annual Sackville Christmas Tree Lighting will be airing on Eastlink Community TV  and streaming live on Facebook.

Urban Rustic DIY
Urban Rustic DIY To Go
November 24th–December 22nd

Urban Rustic is offering DIY To Go kits throughout the holiday season. Browse their projects online and choose to make them as a DIY To Go at home. Check out their website for more information!

Toy Trot Drop-Off
The Co-operators Toy Trot Drop-Off
November 28th from 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

Planning to donate a gift this year? If yes, bring it over to the drop-off location at The Co-operators Beverly Barker Insurance and Financial Services (91 Sackville Dr) between 9 a.m and noon on Saturday, November 28th. Hope to see you then! Cash or gift cards accepted. Leave toys in your trunk for contactless drop off!

Cobequid Health Foundation Virtual Tree Lighting
Cobequid Health Foundation Virtual Tree Lighting
December 1st at 7 p.m.

The virtual event will include the tribute slide presentation, music, words from their sponsors, information on their Epicure fundraiser and online auction. Save the date and plan to attend. Register in advance here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event. This year’s event is sponsored by Atlantic Funeral Homes. 

Light Up The Park
Light Up The Park
November 27th, 2020-January 1st, 2021

The trees surrounding Acadia Park will be lit with over 4,000 shining white lights to create a winter wonderland. The park will be aglow beginning the night of the 27th and remain lit for the holiday season. Proceeds raised go to Acadia Park. In 2019, this campaign raised $1,900. A huge thank you to the businesses who sponsored a tree this year.

Gift of Light
Cobequid Health Centre Foundation's Gift of Light Online Auction
November 13th, 2020-December 11th, 2020

Cobequid Health Centre's Gift of Light Online Auction opens November 13th at 4 p.m. and closes December 11th at 4 p.m. This year’s auction is sponsored by Payzant Home Hardware Sackville. This year’s auction feature a 24” YardMan Snow Blower, restaurant gift cards and a Martock Ski Package. You can find their auction online here.

Window Painting
Holiday Window Painting Scavenger Hunt
November 23rd, 2020–January 1st, 2021

The holidays might look a little different this year, so we wanted to find a way to bring a little extra holiday magic to the district. This year we are having a Holiday Window Painting Scavenger Hunt where you could win a $100 prize! Find 12 holiday symbols in the painted windows of participating businesses then name the business where you spotted the symbol! For more details and how to participate, click here.

Cars R Us Toy Drive
Cars R Us Toy Drive
November 23rd–December 4th, 2020

Cars R Us (183 Sackville Drive) is accepting unwrapped toys at their outdoor drop-off location up until December 4th at 6 p.m. If you are not comfortable with going out to shop this year, they are encouraging cash donations and they will look after going to purchase the toys. Read more here

Sackville Advent Calendar
Sackville Advent Calendar
December 1st-December 24th

Sackville businesses will be giving away more than $2,000 in gifts between December 1st-24th in the Sackville Advent Calendar! Check out the Sackville Business Association's social pages daily, starting December 1st, & enter to win. You can find us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Holiday Kitchen Hacks
Holiday Kitchen Hacks Q&A with Chef Gabby
December 7th, 6-7 p.m.

Hosted on Zoom by the library.
Join Michelin-trained Chef Gabby for an online Q&A about all things food. There will be a focus on how to make your holiday cooking as stress-free and fun as possible but feel free to ask any questions that will help you feel more comfortable in the kitchen. To find out more or to register, click here.

Puppet show
Puppet Show: The Elves & The Shoemaker
December 3rd, 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Hosted on Zoom by the Library.
Join us for an online puppet show and see what adventures our puppets are having this time! The Shoemaker and his wife get some special help from the magical elves. This is an all ages event. To find out more or to register, click here.

Give the Gift of Christmas Chear Sackville Hearing Centre
Give the Gift of Christmas Chear
November 13th-December 13th

Give the gift of Christmas CHEAR this year by nominating yourself, a loved one, or a friend who would benefit from hearing aids. Submissions are due by midnight on Sunday, December 13th, with a winner for each clinic being announced on Monday, December 21st. Click here for all the rules and regulations! Good luck, and let’s spread some Christmas CHEAR!