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Sounds and sights of the season

We look forward to seeing our listeners for our annual Sounds of the Season event, in support of food banks across the GTA. That's just one one of the events worth checking out this weekend:


Toronto Christmas Market
Nov 29 to Dec 15
Distillery District

Inspired by the Old World and influenced by the New, this free annual event captures all of the tradition, heritage and charm of a European Christmas Market, while showcasing hundreds of unique and local handcrafted products. Family friendly entertainment includes musicians, carolers and children's choirs.

For more information, check out the Toronto Christmas Market website.


Frost Fair
Dec 7 to Dec 8
Historic Fort York

Feel the excitement and charm of the festive season in Upper Canada some 200 years ago when the local Christmas Market was one of the social and shopping highlights of the year. Wander through the historic buildings of Fort York where merchants in period clothing will be selling quality merchandise inspired from the 18th and 19th centuries.

For more information, check out the Fort York website.


Gingerbread House Decorating
Dec 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22 & 23
Casa Loma

Learn how to design and decorate a magical holiday gingerbread house. Each child will have their own gingerbread house to assemble and decorate using candy, sprinkles, icing and other yummy embellishments for the magical house.

For more information, check out the Casa Loma website.


Gingerbread House Build
Dec 7 and Dec 8
19 Waterman Ave, Unit 4

A holiday shingding with no mess to clean up! Join the Gingerbread Build at a bigger and better venue in East York. You, friends, and family can enjoy holiday music, hot chocolate, a visit from Santa, and fun activities.

For more information, check out the Habitat for Humanity website.

Swell Sundays
Dec 8
Spadina Museum

A behind-the-scenes look at putting together a 1930's radio play, with clip-clopping shoes, slamming doors and all!

For more information, check out the Spadina Museum Facebook page.


In Concert: Sounds of the Season
Dec 6
Glenn Gould Studio

Besides meeting CBC personalities such as Matt Galloway, Jill Dempsey and others, there's a fantastic line-up of performers.

Check out CBC Toronto's Sounds of the Season website.

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