Community Events, Fundraisers and Family Activities in Milton and Halton Region for November 2018

Can you believe November is almost here? Remembrance Day, beginning of the Christmas season with lots of Santa Clause parades across the GTA and lots of opportunities to give back. Check out all these events in the Halton region that are fun for the whole family plus a great start to your Christmas shopping.

Rotary Online Auction

November 3, 2018 - November 17, 2018

The annual Rotary Online Auction starts November 3, 2018 and runs until November 17, 2018. Hundreds of items are up for sale, with the proceeds all going towards local Rotary clubs. All funds raised in Milton stay in Milton.


ICCM 6th Annual Venetian Gala Fundraiser

November 3, 2018  Granite Ridge Golf Club  6pm - 11pm

Entertainment includes: Alessandro & Roberta Battaglia, Vinz Deroza, Justin Tesser & Carlo Pedulla, Giuseppe the MC


Community Dance

November 9, 2018  Nassagaweya Community Centre  7:30pm - 11:30pm

We are excited to host a dance to celebrate our beautiful community. There will live music by the 2 Dollar Bills and a cash bar. Tickets are 25$ each.


All Handmade Marketplace

November 9, 2018 - November 10, 2018  Toad & Turtle  10am - 4pm

Previously located at the Crossroads Centre in Burlington we have moved to Oakville for this years go to Holiday Marketplace and have added our NEW NIGHT MARKET!! Thousands of uniquely handmade items by a collection of the GTA's most talented makers. We did our best to find over 60 different artisans all with amazing, one of a kind products to make up Oakville’s best marketplace! **NOW 2 days!!!** Swag bags will be given out at the beginning of each day for the first 25 shoppers.

Milton Parade Victoria Park Cenotaph

November 10, 2018  Victoria Park  1:30pm - 5pm

Parade will form up at the Legion and march off at 1:30 PM to the Cenotaph for the service commencing at 2:00 PM. Refreshments in the Club rooms to follow.


Fall Bump, Baby and Toddler Marketplace

November 10, 2018  - November 11, 2018  Hamilton Convention Centre 9AM - 3PM

Fall Bump, Baby & Toddler Marketplace November 10-11, 2018!
Prenatal to preschool growing families can shop, learn & enjoy the best in local products and services. Highlights include: Grand Prize Draw of $250 Shopping Spree at Baby World, FREE Toddler Fun Zone, Craftadian Makers' Market, Drag Queen Story Time, Frozen Friends & PJ Superhero character visits, Free Holiday Photo with charitable donation, DJ


Hamilton Fashion Week

November 10, 2018  Royal Botanical Gardens  6pm

Hamilton Fashion Week is celebrating our 5th anniversary with 2 amazing group fashion shows on Saturday November 10 at 7pm and 9pm. Full roster of designers will be released soon. Doors open at 6pm for a fashion showcase.


Milton Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2018

November 15, 2018  Milton Sports Center  6pm - 10:30pm

The Class of 2018 includes: Bob Kranstz: Three time Jiu-Jitsu World Champion, Brad Grant: Owner of the 1998 provincial champion (Dudley Hewitt Cup) Milton Merchants Junior A Ice Hockey Team, Dave Brush: Founder of the Milton Merchants Junior C Hockey Club and Coach of the 1949 Milton Baseball Club Provincial Baseball Champions. Dave was also a founding member of the Milton Minor Baseball Association and Milton Girls Softball League, Jim Leworthy: Founder of the Milton Minor Lacrosse Association and Milton Mavericks Junior B Lacrosse Club, Milton Merchants Jr. A Hockey (1996-1998 Era): Winner of back to back league championships, Dudley Hewitt Cup Champions, Royal Bank Cup Finalists, 78-15-6 regular season record


Holiday PJ & Toy Drive

November 15, 2018  EddieO's Pourhouse & Kitchen  6pm - 9pm

Please join us for a free* networking meetup and meet other entrepreneurs and business people in the community and learn about the cool things that they are doing. As we always like to add an element of social good to our meetups, we will be collecting new and unwrapped pyjamas and toys for children, tweens and teens to be donated to Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Halton for the holidays. 


Tesser Traditions Christmas Pop Up Shop

November 15, 2018  Crawford's Garden Centre  5pm - 9pm

Join Tesser Traditions & Crawfords as we celebrate this magical time of year. Sip hot chocolate, listen to Christmas carols, purchase a gift or two and find the perfect wreath for your front door.

2018 Holiday House Tour

November 17, 2018  5 Homes in the Milton Community  10am - 4pm

For a fresh take on tradition join the Milton Holiday House Tour. Get the latest holiday design, decor, and entertainment ideas as you experience 5 beautiful properties all professionally decorated for the holidays. All proceeds will go to United Way Halton & Hamilton, specifically helping those in the Milton community.

MCRC's Annual Marketplace

November 17, 2018   Southside Community Church  9am - 2pm

There will be over 30 vendors with crafts and unique gifts, as well as raffles to take part in! Your $2 donation at the door goes directly to the Infant Food Bank.


Christmas Craft Market 2018

November 17, 2018  Mohawk Inn and Conference Centre  12pm - 5pm

Support local artists, entrepreneurs and artisans as they showcase their creations and services! Get a head start on your Christmas shopping while also supporting your community! You’ll find a wide variety of vendors as well as a raffle. All raffle proceeds are donated to the United Way of Halton & Hamilton to fund their programs & services, and helping to make your community a happier, healthier place to live. And best of all? The Christmas Craft Market is FREE to attend and will coincide with the annual Milton Christmas House Tour!


Milton Santa Parade

November 18, 2018  Downtown Milton  1:30pm - 4:30pm

The 2018 Milton Santa Claus parade theme is "The Next Generation" celebrating how Milton is flourishing into a bigger community. Together, we will shape the future of Milton by building a vibrant, thriving and innovative community, where everyone feels welcome, safe, connected and engaged.


Christmas in Georgetown

November 18, 2018  161 Guelph St  9am - 4pm

Shop Local and Support HandMade this Holiday season. Visit the largest HandMade Market in Halton Hills as The Christmas in Georgetown - HandMade Craft Fair returns for it's 4th year featuring over 60+ Handmade Vendors. This event features 50 Swag Bags, Free Entry, and Free Parking. Don't forget to bring your non-perishable food item to support the Georgetown Bread Basket at the door.


Paint Night - Holiday Social

November 21, 2018  Mohawk Inn & Convention Centre  6pm - 9pm

Women United(TM) Holiday Social - Paint Night led by Milton artist, Cara Duke with Cara's Paintbox. Enjoy an evening in support of United Way: learn about support networks in your community in the company of like-minded, community-spirited women. A portion of the ticket sales will be donated in support United Way. 

Girls Inc. Halton: PA Day Camp

November 23, 2018  Our Lady of Victory School  9am - 4pm

Register now for our new PA Day Camp series in Milton, space is limited! All of our PA Day programs are designed to engage girls in grades 3-6 with interactive activities, thought-provoking discussions and opportunities to explore the world around them. Registration is required and the cost is only $25 per PA Day. 


PA Day at Cirque du Play

November 23, 2018  Cirque du Play  9am - 4pm

Calling all master builders! Students will learn physics and science while building a motorized LEGO® model during this fun and educational PA Day Camp held in an indoor playground. Additional activities include science experiments, STEM crafts and/or coding lessons.


Holiday Bazaar

November 24, 2018  Milton Sports Center  10am - 2pm

The holiday season is quickly approaching so why not drop by our wonderful Holiday Bazaar. Over 20 vendors to help you with your holiday shopping! Free admission and lots of free parking!


MDHF's 9th Annual Breakfast with Santa

November 25, 2018  RattleSnake Point Golf Club  9am - 2pm

This event includes two separate seatings, starting at 9:00 am and 12:00 pm. The day includes a delicious brunch buffet, live entertainment and caroling, exciting children's activities, silent auction, raffle table, and an opportunity to enjoy time and take family portraits with Santa.