Downtown Whitby Christmas Market

Get ready for the fifth-annual Downtown Whitby Christmas Market on Saturday, November 18 (from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.) at Celebration Square (405 Dundas St. W.)!

Each year, the Christmas Market allows friends and families to come together to celebrate the spirit of Christmas and enjoy a magical outdoor market, fun and festive activities, live performances, delicious local food, and the best holiday shopping in Durham Region. The event is FREE and attendees of all ages are welcome.

The Downtown Whitby BIA is very excited to host this annual holiday-focused celebration and we can’t wait to see you there! Here’s what you can look forward to:


    • Amazing vendors from across Durham Region including local Downtown Whitby shops
    • Local food trucks offering delicious treats
    • Performance of Act One from Christmas Goose by Beech Street Theatre Company
      • First performance: 12:30 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
      • Second performance: 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
    • Live musical performance by Zac Honey from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    • Christmas Crafts with Crock A Doodle Whitby
    • Photo ops with Santa and his elves
    • Free rides throughout the downtown on the Town Trolley
    • Face Painting Stations


The fun doesn’t stop at the Square! Downtown Whitby streets will be filled with holiday cheer! As you ride the Town Trolley, be sure to stop by the many downtown shops kicking off the holiday season with special activities, sales, and treats! Here’s a sneak peek:

    • Calm 360 (306 Dundas St W): A unique space for anyone looking for calmness & relaxation. Check out their services, enter their lucky draw, and pick up some free goodie bags for the kids. 
    • Style Loft Boutique (153 Brock St N): Enjoy discounted shopping while sipping on hot apple cider at this unique boutique specializing in women’s pre-loved designer clothing & accessories.
    • Artisanthropy Fibre Arts (125 Brock St S): Attend a free Stitch Social at this local-favourite yarn shop and be sure to check out their garment sample sale.
    • Lashes by Design (129 Brock St S): Discover top lash products, tools, and services and pick up some mini gift bags and balloons!


Alongside the festivities at Celebration Square, you can also look forward to the third-annual Whitby’s Winter Wonderland at the Promenade, brought to you by Unique Town Boutique! Just hop on the Town Trolley and head over to Mary Street where you’ll find another beautiful outdoor market complete with food vendors, a local art station, warm drinks, cozy fires, live music and more!

Don’t forget to RSVP to our Downtown Whitby Christmas Market Facebook Event and invite your friends and family – the more the merrier!

If you’d like to volunteer at Christmas Market, please fill out and submit our Volunteer Form.


Our Proud Sponsors

The Downtown Whitby Christmas Market would not be possible without the help of our amazing partners and sponsors! A huge thank you to Trafalgar Castle School, Durham Tourism, Brookfield Residential, Jacquelynn Tanner, and Blyth Academy for their support and generosity!