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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.

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.

Karaoke & Cocktails @ The Smokin’ 116 Bistro & Bar

The Smokin' 116 Bistro & Bar 116 Pinnacle St, belleville

Are you ready to sing your hearts out!? With a sprinkle of embarrassment! Come and join us every Thursday and Party with us at our Karaoke & Cocktails night! Awesome Atmosphere, Great Drink and Food Specials, Superb Service, Karaoke & Cocktails Night!! Reservations highly recommended as seating is limited. To reserve your table & seats, Call 613-902-5001 or send a message to our Facebook site. The Smokin' 116 Bistro & Bar - Quinte’s Best Smokin' Q & Entertainment, Where the community comes together to have fun!

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.

Tasty Trivia ~ Fondue Dinner

Karlo Estates 561 Danforth Road, Wellington, ON

Fondue and Trivia at Karlo Estates! Made from all-natural ingredients including responsibly-sourced raw cashews and fresh herbs grown in-house, Ontario’s Fauxmagerie Zengarry's plant-based cheese isn’t just rich and creamy, it’s also a sustainable source of protein that’s as good for you as it is for the planet. Come meet Founder and Owner, Linda Turner all weekend long to sample her wares. Also on Friday night, join us in our Speakeasy Wine Lounge for a performance-packed trivia night hosted by Rowena Whey, a drag queen performance artist who will keep you on your toes, with prizes to be won each round. Ticket holders will receive a 4-flight tasting to enjoy while playing. Our regular wine by-the-glass and food menu will also be available.

Belleville Senators vs. Laval Rocket

CAA Arena 265 Cannifton Road, Belleville, Ontario

Watch the Belleville Senators, AHL Affiliate of the Ottawa Senators, take on the Laval Rocket! Pucks drops at 7:05 pm Friday, November 25th @ 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.