Christmas Activities Dec 2-4

Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker

It isn’t Christmas without The Nutcracker.  The Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker returns this year to wow audiences again with their spectacular performance of this timeless story.  Performances are scheduled Friday December 2nd through Sunday December 4th, 2011 at the Royal Theatre.

Performance Schedule:

  • December 2nd at 7:30 pm
  • December 3rd at 2:00 and 7:30 pm
  • December 4th at 2:00 pm
Sidneyland – Christmas

For a fun children activity, visit the Mary Winspear Centre on Sunday December 4th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and 4:00 to 6:00 pm.  The centre will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland of bouncy castles, face painting, games, balloons and much more.

This is a fundraiser for the Youth Arts & Cultural Festival.

For admission details, please visit Sidneyland.

Sidney Sparkles and Sailpast Parade

Join us in celebrating Sidney’s Annual Sidney Sparkles & Sailpast Parade on December 3rd, 2011.  The Sidney Sparkles Santa Parade starts at 5:00 pm and follows the route down Beacon Ave and Second Street.  See the beautifully decorated floats and vehicles decked out in Christmas lighted themes.

The Sidney Sailpast of Lighted Boats Parade starts at 6:15 pm at Van Isle Marina and sails along the coastline past the waterfront.  The best viewing spots are from Port Sidney to Tulista Park.  It wouldn’t be Sidney by the Sea without a Sailpast Parade!


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