Lunenburg Heritage Christmas

The Lunenburg Heritage Christmas starts with – The Lighting of the Vessels at the Lunenburg Waterfront – Friday November 24th

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The Christmas magic in Lunenburg starts with the Lighting of the Vessels 6pm at the Lunenburg waterfront.  See the waterfront sparkle and shine with the Christmas spirit.  The Fisheries Museum is open with activities and sights for the whole family to share.  Check our events calendar to see the entire program filled with Christmas goodies and fun for all ages.  Local restaurants serve hot treats available adjacent to the Museum where carol singers fill he air with songs for everyone to join in.  Take a stroll to the nearby shops and rest a while in one of our many restaurants before you set off again.


Santa Claus Parade & Pilgrimage – Saturday November 25, 2017

Santa Claus is coming to town.  The last Saturday of November is when the Annual Santa Parade takes place.  Join in as it makes its way down Lincoln St.  Over 40 floats beautifully, and imaginatively, decorated.  Sponsored by many businesses, organizations and individuals from the community, this is an event not to be missed.  A delight for all ages, discover your inner child!  The Lunenburg Old Fashioned Christmas Festival makes the holiday magical.

The Parade is followed by the Pilgrimage from St. John’s Anglican Church to the Lunenburg Heritage Bandstand.  See the live nativity with ‘Jasper’ the donkey.

See the spectacular ‘Lighting of the Trees’ – well we are the Christmas tree capital of the world after all.

There will be cider, treats and carols.  The shops will be brimming with festival cheer and everyone is invited!