29th Annual Swedish Christmas Festival
Saturday, November 20 Sunday, November 21, 2010
235 Queens Quay West
The Toronto Chapter for the Swedish Women's Educational Association (SWEA) invites visitors of all ages to come down to Harbourfront Centre and enjoy a traditional Swedish Christmas celebration!
There will be festive activities and entertianment taking place all weekend long, including the renowned Lucia pageant (Lucia is a symbol of goodness and light that opens the Christmas season). The pageant will include a procession of children singing traditional Swedish Christmas carols.
Other events include traditional folk dancing and singing, and a popular Christmas workshop for children, where they'll make Swedish crafts and dance around a Christmas tree.
Start your Christmas shopping early! Swedish gifts such as clogs, homemade crafts, textiles, food, children’s advent calendars, Lucia gowns, and much more will be available for purchase. The Little Café will also be serving a variety of Swedish delicacies, including traditional glögg (mulled wine).