Selected as one of the World’s 10 Best Holiday Markets, the SHOP.CA Toronto Christmas Market is filled with enchantment, romance and magic.


The Toronto Christmas Market was pleased to present over 320 performances on the main stage in 2015 including choirs, carolers, brass bands and dance groups.

Our 2016 Entertainment Schedule will be updated in early September 2016.

2015 Special Performance dates included:

Friday November 20, 2015 at 6:00pm – Opening Ceremonies - The Next Generation Leahy.

Saturday November 21, 2015 at 1:00PM, 4:00PM and 7:00PM - The Next Generation Leahy

Friday November 27, 2015 at 6:15PM – Twisted Sister – Dee Snider and special guest Taylor Dayne

Saturday November 28 and Sunday November 29, all day - Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer to visit the Toronto Christmas Market

Wednesday December 2, 2015 at 6:30pm – Toronto welcomes the arrival of St. Nicholas

Sunday December 20 at 5:00pm – Mill Street World Carolling Challenge

The 2015 schedule included themed entertainment each day:

Traditional Tuesdays - Bluegrass, roots, traditional

World Wednesdays – World and folk music, dance, and cultural performances

A cappella Thursdays – A cappella singers, ensembles, choirs and carolers including co-presentations with SING! Festival

Friday Night Jazz – Holiday jazz

Rising-Star Saturday - Featuring emerging artists (pop, rock, jazz, and more)

Ensemble Sundays - Instrumental bands, choirs and dance groups


Our 2015 daily schedule included:


Santa’s Elves Sing-Along

Tuesday to Friday at 5:00pm and Saturday & Sunday at 10:30am & 2:00pm

Children and adults alike will delight in the presentation of a daily interactive stage show Santa’s Elves Sing-Along. A performance exclusive to the Toronto Christmas Market, this show will have visitors out of their seats as they sing and dance along to holiday classics performed by Santa’s favourite elves – Eve and Eloise. With special appearances by Prince Charming and The Christmas Angel, this interactive show is not to be missed!

Christmas Carolers

Roaming throughout the Market each day and performing regularly on the main stage, the Toronto Christmas Market’s resident carolers sing Christmas favourites in close four-part harmony.

Caroling Gathering presented by Mill Street

Tuesday to Sunday at 6:00pm

Join us daily for 15 minutes at the main stage for caroling led by the Toronto Christmas Market’s resident carolers. Mill Street will be handing out song sheets so everyone can join in the fun and practice their harmonies leading up to the Mill Street World Caroling Challenge on December 20 at 5:00pm.












Friday November 18th thru
Thursday December 22
nd, 2016

at the Distillery Historic District

Dates subject to change