Argyle BIA Children’s Festival and Parade


This is your last chance to see Santa Claus parade down a street in London until next year! Whether this will be your first or your third parade of the year, it’s sure to be one you won’t want to miss. This Christmas is for Kids! parade is brought to you by the Argyle Business Improvement Area in the east end of London.


The day begins early with a free breakfast of pancakes, fruit, tea and coffee. From 9:00am to 11:30am you can drop in and say hello to Santa Claus while you eat! Breakfast will be held at Clarke Road Secondary School (300 Clarke Road).


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Christmas at Fanshawe Pioneer Village

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Fanshawe Pioneer Village has two great holiday events happening for Christmas this year!

Fanshawe Pioneer Village is located at 2609 Fanshawe Park Road East in London.

Dickens’ Dinner

Sit down for a traditional 19th century Christmas dinner featuring local roast goose, root vegetables, tomato bisque soup, cabbage salad, pickles, and either mincemeat pie or plum pudding for dessert. Dinner is followed by a performance of an Upper Canadian adaptation of Charles Dickens’ Christmas Carol.

Tickets are $50 each and advanced booking is required. The dinner and performance will be taking place Friday, December 5, Saturday, December 6, Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13. See HERE for tickets.

A Visit with St. Nicholas

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