Christmas in PICTOU


Christmas at Market Square Pictou



Celebrate the Holiday Season in Pictou
2019 Events  

 




Make Pictou your destination this Holiday season. Enjoy a sampling of songs from Christmas past,  flavours of the season, hand crafts and gift sales, children's activities, exhibits and events in our seaside Town.

 

 


Christmas Holiday Events in Pictou 

Ten Thousand Villages
November 8-9

November 8 - 6:00 pm-8:00 pm, November 9 - 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Pictou United Church
Sale of beautiful fair trade gifts benefiting artisans from 27 developing countries.

Tax Free at Cara's New Hairizons
November 15 ~ 9:00 am-5:00 pm and November 16 ~ 9:00 am-1:00 pm
No Tax on all in stock retail

Customer Appreciation
November 15-17
Ahead of Hair & Seaside Treasure Trove, Storewide Sales, Gifts with Purchase & Door Crasher Draws.

Ship Hector Christmas Sale
November 16 & 17  ~ 10:00am - 4:00pm
Lots of goodies to choose from. Our Ship Hector Scarves & Hoodies will keep you warm and toasty this winter and make fantastic Christmas gifts! 

Christmas at the deCoste
November 16 ~ 10:00 am-5:00 pm November 17 ~ 11:00 am-5:00 pm
deCoste Centre- Christmas Shopping Event featuring artisanal crafts, food & beverage vendors and more.

Holiday Gift Market
November 16 ~ 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Pictou Youth Centre, craft & gift market

Sip Soup to Save the Cats
November 16 ~ 11:00 am-3:00 pm
Pictou New Horizons Club, hosted by CARMA Pictou County

Christmas NO TAX Sale
November 16 ~ 10:00 am-5:00 pm and November 17 ~ 11:00 am-5:00 pm
McCulloch House Museum & Genealogy Centre 

PUC Christmas Tea and Sale
November 16 ~ 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Pictou United Church, Eat in or Take Out, Admission Adults $8 Child $3

Vintage Christmas Decor Sale
November 16 & 17
Poppy's, Tax Free Shopping

Christmas Sale
November 16-17
Water Street Market and Bakery, 

Crash Test Dummies with special guest Damhnait Doyle
November 21 ~ 7:30 pm
deCoste Centre – Tickets $45 available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

1 Food Bank Item = 1 Ballot (no limit)
November – December 14
Cara’s New Hairizons, Drop off nonperishable food items to enter to win a basket full of Professional Hair Products worth over $300

Green River Revival (CCR)/Practically Petty Tribute
November 22 ~ 7:30 pm
deCoste Centre - Tickets $40 available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

Generation’s Christmas Sale
November 22-23
Generation’s Bakery, Save 10% off Gift Certificates & Christmas Pre Orders

Christmas Tea & Sale
November 23 ~ 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
St. James’ Anglican Church, Admission Adult $8 Child $4

Carols at the Kirk
November 24 ~ 7:00 pm
St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, A free will offering will be accepted to go to Pictou County Fuel Fund

Pictou County Christmas Fund
November 24 ~ 1:00 pm-7:00 pm

deCoste Centre

The East Pointers
November 28 ~ 7:30 pm
deCoste Centre- Tickets $35 available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

Grohmann’s Christmas Sale
November – December
Grohmann Knives, Christmas is 20% off and free factory tours.

Black Friday Sale
November 29 ~ 9:00 am-6:00 pm
McCulloch House Museum & Genealogy Centre 

Personalize Your Present
November 30 ~ 10:00 am-5:00 pm, December 7 ~ 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Seaside Treasure Trove, Personalize your gift store purchase with a holiday greeting, initial, or name.

Tis the Season 13
December 5 ~ 7:30 pm December 6 ~ 7:30 pm
deCoste Centre Tickets $42 available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

Pictou Winter Wonderland
December 7– 12:00 pm-6:00 pm

Downtown Pictou, wagon/sleigh rides, Photos with Santa, sidewalk sales, carolers and more.

Fill the Truck Food Drive
December 7, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Sobeys in support of the Pictou West Food Bank 

The Pictou Christmas Light Up
December 7
Market Square, Parade begins at 5:45 pm, Tree Lighting at 6:00 pm

“Home & Hearth” at McCulloch House
December 7 ~ 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
McCulloch House Museum & Genealogy Centre, A traditional 1805 Christmas

A Christmas Doll House – Family Musical
December 8 ~ 2:00 pm
deCoste Centre - Tickets $25 | $15 Seniors & Youth under 15 | Family of 3 or more $50 | available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

Lucky Friday 13th
December 13 ~ 9:00 am-7:00 pm
Cara’s New Hairizons, No Tax on all in stock retail

Gingerbread House Workshop
December 14 ~ 2:00 pm
Mrs. MacGregor’s Shortbreads, Children age 8-12, milk & cookies will be served and a gingerbread creation will be taken home. Fee: $10 per child

Maritime Marionette’s Bremen Town Musicians & The Nativity Scene
December 14 ~ 2:00 pm
deCoste Centre -Tickets $25 | $15 Seniors & Youth under 15 | Family of 3 or more $50 | available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

Generation’s Christmas Sale
December 15-23
Generation’s Bakery, Save 10% off gift certificates + in-stock fruit cakes

A Country Christmas with Georgette Jones & Brian Mallery
December 15 ~ 7:30 pm
deCoste Centre - Tickets $40 available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

Gift Card Bingo
December 15 ~ 2:00 pm
Pictou Legion, a Lobster Carnival Fundraiser

Candy Cane Draw
December 20-24
Ahead of Hair & Seaside Treasure Trove, Pick a candy cane to save 10%-50% off your purchase.

Santa Visits Pictou – Through Town
December 21, throughout the afternoon
by the Pictou Fire Department

A Gunning and Cormier Christmas
December 21 ~ 7:30 pm
deCoste Centre - Tickets $38 available at 485-8848 | decostecentre.ca

Oh Holy Night Worship
December 24 ~ 7:00 pm
at Pictou United Church

New Year’s Eve Family Skate and Fireworks
December 31 ~ 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Hector Arena, a Pictou Lobster Carnival Fundraiser