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Bay of Quinte Upcoming Events

“Still Painting” Art Show by Robert Huffman

PARROTT GALLERY 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville

Come to The "Still Painting' Art Show by Robert Huffman! Showing at the Parrott Gallery (Third Floor at the Belleville Public Library) November 12 - Dec 17. Located in Gallery 1. 35 new paintings. Gallery hours: Tues, Weds, Friday and Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm. Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm . For more information visit or


Belleville Art Association presents Celebration

Belleville Art Association 392 Front Street, Belleville, MT

Embrace local art with the Belleville Art Association's new show, Celebration! Come see our new gallery show at the Belleville Art Association gallery on 208 Front Street!

Belleville Festival of Lights

Jane Forrester Park Belleville, ON

The Festival of Lights serves as the unofficial kick-off to the holiday season. Visited by thousands annually, it truly is a must-see event for all residents and visitors alike. The festival features an array of lights, movements and sounds, and runs from mid-November into the New Year in Jane Forrester Park, along the Keegan Parkway to Herchimer Avenue. It is supported by the City of Belleville along with community sponsors who give so generously each year. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be in Jane Forrester Park Friday nights Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9 and Dec 16 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm.


Christmas Holiday Show at Gallery 121

48 Bridge Street East 48 Bridge Street East, Belleville, Ontario

The Christmas Holiday Show, at Gallery 121, runs from November 22nd until December 24th! Meet the artist is November 26th from 2 - 4 p.m. As well as our member artists we are hosting seven guests from the Hastings and Prince Edward County skilled in Paintings, Sculptures, Pottery, Glass and Fibre Art.


Quinte West Fantasy of Lights

Fraser Park 1 Fraser Park Drive, Trenton, Ontario

Check out the Quinte West Fantasy of Lights for magical holiday light displays in two locations: Frankford Tourist Park: Lights turn on after the parade November 26 Fraser Park in Trenton: Lights turn on after the parade November 27

Enchanted Holiday Market

Belleville Downtown District Front Street, Belleville, Ontario

Experience the magic of the holiday season in Downtown Belleville! Head downtown for an Enchanted Holiday Market, Ice Skating, Horse and Carriage rides, local shopping, dining and pictures with Santa! Kick off the Holiday Season with our Enchanted Launch Event on November 17th! Experience our Enchanted Holiday Market from November 17th to December 18th. THURSDAY – SUNDAY To help you finish your holiday shopping before December 25, there will be an artisans market where you can shop for unique finds from decorated holiday hunts in the Downtown District. This 4 week event will feature new vendors each week on Thursdays/Fridays from 4pm to 8pm and Saturdays/Sundays from 10am to 4pm. To register to be a Side Hustle Holiday Hut Vendor click here. INTERACTIVE LIGHT DISPLAYS Walk the streets of our historic Downtown and take in the beauty of light displays. The LED swing set up in the Ekort Realty courtyard are perfect for Instagram-worthy snaps. There are also giant trees at Front & Dundas or Century Village Square, the square frame by Empire Theatre, the gift ball frame between Ekort Realty and Twisted Anchor, or the giant stars at Belleville Public Library! SKATING RINK Get ready to have some fun skating in the Downtown District from November 17th to December 18th! Grab your skates and get ready to make magical memories. Located off the Campbell Street Parking Lot. HORSE AND CARRIAGE RIDES It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas with free horse and carriage rides on Thursdays and Fridays from 6 pm – 8 pm and Sundays from 12-3 pm.

Wassail at Grange of Prince Edward

Grange of Prince Edward Winery 990 Closson Road, Hillier, Ontario

Grange of Prince Edward is excited to be participating in Wassail 2022. Below is a list of what is happening at the Grange on weekends between November 25th and December 4th. Our beautiful 196 year old barn will be decked out in holiday decorations by Lily’s Bridal. The crackling of our 30 foot fieldstone fireplace will warm up guests, and hearts. Outdoor fire pits are available for those who wish to sip or dine outside The tasting room has 7 wines available for sampling. It is also offering Mulled Wine by-the-glass, as well as serving the last of our Spiced White. Limited bottles available for sale. Non-alc drinks are available. Chef Keirra Reid will be whipping up both meat and vegetarian speducci on an outdoor grill. Our kitchen will also be providing their regular menu including items for kids. Menu is posted on the corner of the tasting room bar. Kitchen is open for extended hours on Saturdays 12pm - 8pm Build your own charcuterie lunch is available. We provide picnic baskets, cutting boards, napkins, and utensils. Our fridge is full of cheese and charcuterie featuring cured meats from Seed to Sausage and LaCultura Salumi, and dips from Pappaghanoush & Mommahummus, and JW Foods. We also have mixed olives and marinated roasted vegetables and rotating featured chef made dips. Dry goods include an array of chips, nuts, popcorn, crackers, and chocolate. Many items are gluten-free. Kid friendly items are available too. Grange’s merchandise market is fully stocked with unique items from across Ontario.

Broadway, Faces and Music Gallery Show

Quinte Arts Council 36 Bridge St. E., Belleville

A Showcase of Art by Belleville’s own Christopher Finkle. This eclectic show features oil paintings of musicians, scenes of New York City and the Bay of Quinte, Portraiture and more. It will be on display from November 3 to December 8. The opening reception takes place at the QAC Gallery from 4-6 pm on November 3.

Originals Night at Karlo Estates

Karlo Estates 561 Danforth Road, Wellington, ON

It's Originals Night at Karlo Estates! Don't miss out on our Friday night wine lounge featuring musician Andrew Gardiner & friends filling the speakeasy with lively music. Andrew and friends will be performing each other’s original works in a song circle with some favorite covers thrown in. A three ounce glass of our 2021 Bubble reception wine will be awaiting you at the door. Wine is also available by the glass as well as our regular menu and our special home-made stew of the week.

Belleville Senators vs. Syracuse Crunch

CAA Arena 265 Cannifton Road, Belleville, Ontario

Watch the Belleville Senators, AHL Affiliate of the Ottawa Senators, take on the Syracuse Crunch! Pucks drops at 7:05 pm Friday, December 2nd @ CAA Arena.

Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.