Winter Activities & Events in Stratford, ON
December 6, 2019
Author: Park Property Management
During winter, Stratford, Ontario radiates holiday cheer as it celebrates the season through wonderful events and unforgettable experiences.
Get into the holiday spirit with the St. Marys Winterlights Display, just over 20 minute from our Home Street apartments. There are over 100 festive light displays each night from 5 to 10 pm. Explore on foot, in your vehicle, or in a free horse-drawn wagon ride. Wagon rides are available weekends leading up to Christmas and on Christmas Eve from 6:30 to 8:30pm.
If you still have shopping to do, Stratford has two entertaining ways to check all those names off your list: The Stratford Chocolate Trail and the Stratford Christmas Trail. On the Chocolate Trail, your self-guided tour stops at local bakeries, chocolatiers, and cafés where you'll enjoy a free treat while you shop. On the Christmas Trail, you will find unique gifts for anyone left on your holiday list and receive 6 free gifts from local businesses.
Here in Stratford you have plenty of options when it comes to celebrating New Year's Eve. The Bruce Hotel will transform into a Speakeasy as they celebrate the new year 20's style. Alternatively, The HUB will have The Recollectives playing classic rock hits all night, or celebrate with Gin & Tonic at Boar's Head.
Rest your mind and unwind after the holiday rush with a unique new program at the Stratford Perth Museum. SNOWGA is winter yoga performed outdoors on snowshoes and its available Sundays until January 26th. This all ages activity, about 5 minutes from our Graff Avenue apartments, is only $10 and free for children 10 and under. Snowshoes are provided and each participant can enjoy a free hot chocolate to warm up indoors after the event.
The Stratford Winterfest is back for its 22nd year. Festivities are held at Lower Queens Park, just 5 minutes from our Greenwood Drive Apartments. You'll find fun for the whole family with plenty of activities, shows, demonstrations, and more. Follow their Facebook page for updated Winterfest events and contests.