Welcome in winter with a trip to the country. Christmas in the Heartland is a driving tour of eight unique venues steeped in tradition. Local halls and churches will be filled with artisans and crafters, ice carvings, nativity displays, sleigh rides, holiday carolling and more. Local venues will be featuring different aspects of a traditional christmas – Brookville Hall, Good Hope Hall, Moyer Rec Centre, Partridge Hill Hall, Bethany Lutheran Church, Josephburg Community Church, Heartland Hall and Bremner House.
Donations to charity taken at all locations.
Tour the locations with the interactive map:
Brookville Hall – Ukrainian Christmas theme with Perogy lunch, Ukrainian vendors and demonstrations and live entertainment. Spa services available and Santa will be on-site with gifts for the kids. Ice Carving on-site. Located on Highway 16 at 53203, Range Road 212. 780-998-1975
Good Hope Hall – French Canadian traditions are celebrated here. La tire (maple taffy), le Bonhomme (French Snowman), Deep-Fried Pickles and local musicians. Ice Carving on-site. 21076, Township Road 542. 780-998-4661
Moyer Rec Centre – Country Market featuring homemade crafts, baking and music. Rope twisting demonstration and cinnamon buns being made onsite. Concession. (ATM Available). Ice Carving on-site. 54569, Range Road 215, Josephburg. 780-998-9450
Partridge Hill Community Hall – Unique hand-crafted gifts and art displays. Concession. Ice Carving on-site. 22002, Township Road 542 780-998-3000
Bethany Lutheran Church – Nativity displays of all sizes, many from around the world. Sleigh rides and brass band. A limited number of Nativity Ornaments will be available for purchase. Ice Carving on-site. 20577, Township Road 550 780-998-1874
Josephburg Community Church – Country market, bake sale, quilt making display and festive music. Ice Carving on-site. 21380, Township Road 550 780-998-9331
Heartland Hall – Children’s Crafts, Santa, Bookmobile and chili will be served 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Christmas tree light up and fireworks at 6:30 pm. Ice Carving on-site. 55305, Range Road 214 780-400-2165
Bethany Lutheran Church – Nativity displays of all sizes, many from around the world on display. Warm drinks and goodies served. 1-3 pm 20577, Township Road 550 780-998-1874
Bremner House – Arts and heritage activities, vintage tractors, aboriginal and Métis traditions, music and more. 1-4 pm 53452, Range Road 225 780-850-7148
Moyer Rec Centre – Free public skating. Come out and enjoy a great canadian past time with the family. Sponsored by the Josephburg Ag Society. 1:30-3 pm 54569, Range Road 215, Josephburg. 780-998-9450