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The Annual Central Manitoulin Christmas Celebration

Get in the Christmas holiday spirit with Central Manitoulin! Shopping, parade, tree lighting, market, toy drive, meet Santa and free public skating!

Christmas Celebrations take place on Saturday December 2nd, 2023, in Mindemoya, ON

Items to be added to the Manitoulin Family Resources Christmas Hampers. Small, new items only please. Drop off at Mindemoya Community Centre from 10 am to 2 pm!

Business sponsored free public skating at Mindemoya Arena! 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Over 20 vendors!  Mindemoya Community Centre  from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Meet Santa at the Municipal Complex Gazebo in Mindemoya from 12 noon to 2 pm!

Central Manitoulin Christmas Parade in downtown Mindemoya starting at 6:30 pm. Parade starts at the Manitoulin Inn heading south, turns onto Douglas Street, turns onto Hwy 542 at the Post Office and heads east and ends at the Mindemoya Community Centre parking lot. Register your float today - | 705-377-5283

Individual business hours will vary. Stay tuned for 2023 details. 

The 2022 businesses were:

Wilsons Corner Store, 8 am to 8 pm

E's Flowers & Gifts, 9 am to 5 pm

Haw Babies, 10 am to 4 pm

Island Home & Adventure Outfitters,10 am to 4 pm

Jake’s Home Centre, 9 am to 3 pm

D.A. Williamson and Sons Hardware/Up Top Sports Shop, 8:30 am to 5 pm

Rylan’s Clothing, 9:30 am to 6:30 pm

Kat's Pet Supplies, 9 am to 5 pm

Cindy’s Fashions, 10 am to 3 pm

Grill and Chill Restaurant, 12 pm to 7 pm

Mindemoya Medical Pharmacy, 9 am to 5:30 pm

Manitoulin Espresso Bar, 8 am to 4 pm

45-82 Manitoulin, 10 am to 7 pm

Island Herbals, 10 am to 4 pm

Mindemoya Foodland, 8 am to 8 pm

Mindemoya Home Hardware, 8 am to 3 pm

Mum's Restaurant 6 am to 7 pm

The Community Christmas Tree Lighting is downtown Mindemoya at the four corners at Island Home Outfitters. Tree lighting starts at 7:30 pm following the parade. Caroling, music and more.

Have questions about an event?

Alison Sloss 
Events Coordinator


Marcus Mohr
Community Development and Outreach Coordinator


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