Celebrate the spirit of the Holiday season at Shops at Don Mills with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and Toronto Fire  Fighters’ Toy Drive and other fun holiday activities for the whole family!

Santa and FirefightersANNUAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING AND TORONTO FIRE FIGHTERS’ TOY DRIVE

Thursday, December 4 | Town Square | 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Global News Toronto and Shops at Don Mills have once again teamed up to host the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and Toy Drive Live in support of the Toronto Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive on Thursday, December 4 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm in the Town Square with LIVE coverage from Global News personalities Leslie Roberts, Susan Hay, Rosey Edeh and Anthony Farnell between 5:30pm and 6:30pm.

The annual Tree Lighting Ceremony kicks off the holiday season at Shops at Don Mills with exciting activities and attractions for the whole family. Shops at Don Mills is a unique destination for events, food and fashion. Support the community by bringing in a new, unwrapped toy for the Toronto Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive, and you will receive coupons for free food and beverages from some of Shops at Don Mills’ sensational restaurants and boutiques.

Spread the holiday cheer to families in need and support the Toronto Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive. Children can visit with Santa and his reindeer and listen to the Crestwood Choir fill the square with holiday music as two beautiful trees are officially lit in the Town Square. Remember your camera to capture the magic! After the Tree Lighting Ceremony, get in the groove with Bounce Entertainment, an interactive dance troupe that engages families and friends to learn amazing dances to all the top hits from 6:30pm-8:00pm.

Everyone who donates a new, unwrapped toy for the Toronto Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive at the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will receive coupons for:

  • Glow Fresh Grill & Wine Bar – free flatbread
  • P.F. Chang’s China Bistro – free appetizer
  • Aroma Espresso Bar – free hot chocolate or coffee (8oz)
  • Panera Bread – free pastry/sweet with any purchase
  • Lindt Boutique – free chocolate
  • South Street Burger – free hamburger
  • Bath & Body Works – $10 off any $30 purchase
  • Leigh & Harlow – $20 off any $100 purchase

It’s the season for giving! Help put a smile on every child’s face this Holiday season by dropping off new, unwrapped toys in donation bins at Shops at Don Mills until Christmas Eve (December 24).

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AT JACK ASTOR’S

Santa and two elvesSaturday, December 6 & Saturday, December 13 | Jack Astor’s | 9:00am – 11:00am

Santa is having breakfast and you are invited! Join Santa and his helper and celebrate the holiday season with a delicious breakfast at Jack Astor’s at Shops at Don Mills on Saturday, December 6 and Saturday, December 13 from 9:00am until 11:00am. Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis for $15 per person (cash only) and are available from Jack Astor’s.

SANTA WILL BE STROLLING THROUGH SHOPS AT DON MILLS  

Sat Dec 6, Sun Dec 7, Sat Dec 13, Sun Dec 14, Sat Dec 20, Sun Dec 21 | 11:00am – 4:00pm

Come meet Santa Claus as he strolls through Shops at Don Mills spreading holiday joy and handing out treats! Bring along a camera for photos with the big guy in red! FREE

SKATE WITH SANTA THIS CHRISTMAS EVE AT SHOPS AT DON MILLS

Santa and ReindeerWednesday, December 24 | Outdoor Rink | 1:00pm – 3:00pm (weather permitting)

What better way to spend Christmas Eve than a brisk skate with Santa around the outdoor rink with Santa at Shops at Don Mills! FREE

The jolly man himself and his helper will be skating on the outdoor rink at Shops at Don Mills on:

For additional information, please visit www.shopsatdonmills.ca or call 416-447-6087 ext 244.

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