November 24th: Tree Lighting Ceremony

Time: 4:30pm (right before the Santa Clause Parade)

Location: Courthouse Square

Joinus for the lighting of the Downtown Tree at 4:30pm! Then watch as the Brockville Santa Claus Parade put on by the Brockville Rotary Club begins at 5:00pm. Enjoy the floats once again light up Christmas!


December 1st: Pictures With Santa

Time: 9am-1pm

Location: City Hall

Get your picture with the big man himself! With the picturesque backdrop of the tree in the entrance of city hall, put on your best Christmas attire and snap a photo! Photos are by cash donation only. All donations will be given to the local food bank! Photos will not be taken professionally and can either be taken by yourself (using a camera or a phone) or by a DBIA staff member. Get your yearly Christmas photo while giving back to the community!

Stay tuned for more information! Make sure you don't miss any updates by RSVP'ing to the Facebook event here


December 2nd-8th: Shop Local Week

Join us for our flag raising ceremony Monday December 3rd, at 9:00am! We have incredible shops in our beautiful downtown, but do you know the importance of shopping local or shopping at small businesses? Stay tuned to our social media for fun facts about shopping local, as well as contests and prizes from our downtown merchants!

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December 8th: Breakfast With Santa

Time: 8am-10am

Locations: Tall Ships South Coast Grille

It's back! Dine with the man himself—Santa! Join us at Tall Ships South Coast Grille for a delicious buffet and visit with Santa as he makes his rounds. Don't forget to grab some pictures!

Tickets must be purchased in advance. Seating is limited at the venue, groups will be accommodated as best as possible to ensure seating together. Tickets go on sale November 1.

Stay tuned for more information! Make sure you don't miss any updates by RSVP'ing to the Facebook event here


December 15: Find Santa

Time: 9am-12pm

Location: Check out our Instagram story for clues!

Oh no, we lost Santa! We desperately need him back so we're offering downtown Brockville gift certificates to whoever finds him! We heard he's been hiding out in various stores downtown but make sure to tune into our Instagram story for the latest sightings and where he might be! 

Stay tuned for more information! Make sure you don't miss any updates by RSVP'ing to the Facebook event here. 

December 15: Gift Wrapping

Time: 9:30am-1:30pm

Location: Brockville Farmer's Market (at the Aquatarium)

Details to come. 


If you have questions about any of our Christmas events, don't hesitate to contact us via phone (613-345-3269), email, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Stay in the know about what's going on downtown by following us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.