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Dates
Starts
December 14th, 2019
Ends
December 15th, 2019
Time
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Moreston by Candlelight

Join us in Moreston Heritage Village for an old fashioned Christmas!

The village and historic buildings are dressed in their holiday best! Enjoy:

  • Horse drawn sleigh rides
  • Hot apple cider & cookies (new this year: guests are invited to bring a reusable mug for hot apple cider!)
  • Live music and sing-along carols from Sing! Show Chorus, Dan McGee, & Ruth & Chuck Merrill
  • Village buildings open for exploration
  • Food available in the cafe from DeJong Acres
  • All galleries open for exploration

This event is a truly unique experience for all ages and has become a well-loved annual tradition. The event now takes place over two nights! Join us from 4 - 8 p.m. on either Saturday or Sunday

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Throughout the event:

  • Photo booth is open outside the Orange Hall
  • Model trains running in the gallery
  • Cookies & cider served in the Log Cabin
  • Village buildings open for exploration

4:00 p.m.

  • Sing! Show Chorus throughout the Village
  • Dan McGee playing in the Log Cabin

4:30 p.m.

  • Dual Acres sleigh rides begin in front of the Bluewater Garage
  • Sing! Show Chorus performance in the Blacksmith Shop

5:30 p.m. 

  • St Andrew's Choir performance in the School House

6:30 p.m.

  • Ruth & Chuck Merrill performance in the School House

7:00 p.m. 

  • Sing! Show Chorus performance in the Blacksmith Shop

 

Special event admission rates apply. Tickets are on sale now! Ticket prices are $4 for children (under 12), $8 for adults (13-64), $6 for seniors (65+) or $20 for a family. All tickets are + tax and children under 5 are free.

Due to last year's popularity, we encourage you to purchase your tickets in advance. This will allow us to more accurately predict attendance numbers for both nights, so we can better accommodate our guests and YOU can have a better experience at the event!

Grey Roots Members: FREE! If you're a Grey Roots Member, we'd still like (really) to know what night you plan on attending! You can RSVP in person, over the phone at 519-376-3690, or by emailing media@greyroots.com. And remember to bring your valid membership card to the event!

Reciprocal memberships: Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre; Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol; Simcoe County Museum; and the Region of Waterloo Museums are required to purchase tickets / pay admission fees on special event days. 

Still have questions? Give us a call at 519-376-3690, or email media@greyroots.com.

*Guests are reminded to dress for the weather!*

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Large Agricultural Equipment and Historic Vehicle Display Building Blue Water GarageGeorge Rice Blacksmith ShopHerb Miller Sawmill1920's School House1920's Timber Framed Barn1920's Ontario FarmhouseOrange Hall1886 Log House1920's Good Cheer BandstandOutdoor AmphitheatrePioneer Blacksmith Shop1853 Pioneer Log CabinMoore & Muir Engine Works

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