Winter Wonderland

Millennium Square
Saturday, December 2 & 9
11:30 am – 3:00 pm

Winter Wonderland 2023

Join the City of Pickering and Nautical Village businesses for an exciting new event in Millennium Square this Winter. Enjoy an opening day live ice carving, select holiday vendors, buskers, s’mores stations, miniature train rides through Nautical Village, and the new Public Art installation “Same Material / Different Time” by Studio Jordan Shaw.

On December 2, Council’s Choice and Community’s Choice will be awarded to the Best Decorated Storefront(s). You can vote for Community’s Choice on the Pickering Events Facebook and Instagram page from 11:30 am – 2:45 pm on December 2, 2023 as well.

On December 9, come skate while overlooking Lake Ontario! For one day only, there will be a synthetic ice rink with free skate and helmet rentals in Millennium Square.

Same Material / Different Time


December 2

December 9

Le Mama Designs






Cozy Creations by Araya

Wendy Daly Studio

Open Studio Art Café


Sally's Baubles

Rouge River Crafts & Candles

More to be announced. 


December 2

December 9

Peter Jarvis as Silver Elvis

Hayley Verrall

Elsa and Mirabel



Maddie Corrine

St. Mary’s CSS Vocal Jazz Choir

Elsa and Mirabel

In Nautical Village…

  • Architectural Glass & Metal Contractor’s Association will be hosting an A-Frame Flower Farm on their porch.
  • Open Studio Art Café is open and selling Hot Chocolate along the miniature train route.
  • The West Group will be providing holiday themed photo ops – December 9 only. 


Winter Wonderland (Dec 2&9)

Winter Wonderland 2023 Restaurant Romp