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Father Christmas Festival of Mahone Bay

Located In Mahone Bay
Where To Find Us
Edgewater St
Mahone Bay, NS
Areas Served Lunenburg County ; South Shore Region
Phone 902-624-6151 
Contact Barbara Feeney
Description & Services
The Mahone Bay Father Christmas is a community-wide celebration of the Yuletide Season.  
Experience the Spirit & Enchantment of the Season with over 90 life-size, hand crafted, Father Christmas figures throughout Town; enjoy family-friendly events; visit the Fantasy Christmas Experience at the Suttles & Seawinds barn; enjoy the Yuletide Gourmet Market; listen to the Carollers & Concerts; take in the Decorated House Tour and Festive Flavours at restaurants throughout Town; ride our Official Horse-Drawn Transit (MBT); Greet Father Christmas as he walks around Mahone Bay and much more.  
The events officially starts on Friday, November 28 at 6:30pm at the Town Bandstand with the Tree Lighting Ceremony.  
Enjoy the Carollers and Bell Ringers.  
Father Christmas will join us to lead a Lantern Parade to the Carolling and Cocoa event at the Mahone Bay Centre.  
All free!
Dates November 28 - December 7, 2014
Special Information
Tags Festivals/Events ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect