Winter Wonderland

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395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
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Winter Wonderland Light Display and Newmarket Ice Lounge 

Dates: Friday, December 6 to Monday, February 17, 2020 
Location: Riverwalk Commons (200 Doug Duncan Drive) 


Frozen Fridays 

Dates: Every Friday from December 6, 2019 to January 3, 2020
Time: 6 to 9 p.m.
Location: Riverwalk Commons (200 Doug Duncan Drive) 

Frozen Fridays are the coolest place in town on Friday nights. Join us for DJ music, free outdoor skating on the Tim Hortons Skating and Water Feature, free train rides on the Tim Hortons Express Train (weather permitting) and fries and poutine at the Wickedly Sinful food truck (cash and credit accepted). Don't miss the two fire/LED shows and giveaways with Jay Miller happening every night (see schedule below). 


Enjoyed Frozen Friday's? Don't miss Mayor Taylor's New Year's Levee coming up on Friday, January 17, 2020 from 6:30-9:30pm at Riverwalk Commons. Click here more more information. 


Schedule: 

Friday, December 6, 2019 - Opening Night 

  • Free small hot chocolate at the Tim Hortons Beverage Truck
  • Free fun buns provided by Cobs Breads (while quantities last)
  • Photos with Santa 
  • 6:50 p.m. Skating show by Newmarket Skating Club 
  • 7 p.m. Lighting ceremony with Deputy Mayor Tom Vegh and members of Newmarket Council
  • 7:15 p.m. Fire/LED show with Bex in Motion 
  • 7:30 p.m. Giveaways with Jay Miller 
  • 8 p.m. Fire/LED show with Bex in Motion 

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Friday, December 13, 2019 

  • Free hot chocolate provided by Cachet Supper Club (while quantities last)
  • Free fun buns provided by Cobs Breads (while quantities last)
  • Wickedly Sinful menu (cash and credit accepted): 
    • Traditional Quebec Style Poutine (vegetarian gravy available) 
    • Steak Poutine 
    • Cowboy X Poutine 
    • Wickedly Devil Dogs 
    • Smokey Maple Butter Fries 
    • Devil Balls 
  • 7 p.m. Fire/LED show with Hoop You 
  • 7:30 p.m. Giveaways with Jay Miller 
  • 8 p.m. Fire/LED show with Hoop You

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Friday, December 20, 2019

  • Free hot chocolate provided by Cachet Supper Club (while quantities last)
  • Free fun buns provided by Cobs Breads (while quantities last)
  • Wickedly Sinful food truck (cash and credit accepted): 
    • Today's Special: Tortière Poutine (Ottawa 2016 Poutinefest award winner & recipe available at Food Network).  

      Hand cut fries, St-Albert Cheese curds, poutine sauce, Tourtière seasoned pork, pickled cabbage, bloomed mustard sauce, pastry crumbs, chopped herbs & dollop of fruit preserve.

  • 7 p.m. Fire/LED show with The Circus Drummer
  • 7:30 p.m. Giveaways with Jay Miller 
  • 8 p.m. Fire/LED show with The Circus Drummer 

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Friday, December 27, 2019 

  • Free hot chocolate provided by Cachet Supper Club (while quantities last)
  • Free fun buns provided by Cobs Breads (while quantities last
  • Wickedly Sinful food truck (cash and credit accepted): 
    • Today's Special: Steak Poutine (Wickedly Sinful 2013 poutine original!) 
      Hand-cut fries, St-Albert cheese curds, poutine gravy, seared #BLKgarlic beef, sin sauce, crispy onions & scallions. 

  • 7 p.m. Fire/LED show with Scarlet Black
  • 7:30 p.m. Giveaways with Jay Miller 
  • 8 p.m. Fire/LED show with Scarlet Black

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Friday, January 3, 2020 

  • Free hot chocolate provided by Cachet Supper Club (while quantities last)
  • Free fun buns provided by Cobs Breads (while quantities last
  • Wickedly Sinful food truck (cash and credit accepted): 
    • Today's Special: The Classic Poutine - hand cut fries & St-Albert cheese curds and gravy. 
      ( vegetarian gravy is available ) 

  • 7 p.m. Fire/LED show with Hoop You 
  • 7:30 p.m. Giveaways with Jay Miller 
  • 8 p.m. Fire/LED show with Hoop You

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Mitten Tree


Also, be sure to visit our Mitten Tree throughout Winter Wonderland where residents have the opportunity to donate and/or take what is needed. Donations include new handmade or store bought hats, mittens, socks and scarves with all remaining items being donated to Inn From the Cold, Belinda’s Place and Blue Door Shelters. Donations accepted from December 6, 2019 to March 1, 2020.

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Sponsored by:

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Signage sponsored by:


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Patrons sitting in the ice lounge 

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For up-to-date weather and/or cancellation information for Town-run events, please call the PLAY Hotline 1-877-PLAY936, on the date of the event, two hours prior to the start time.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.  


Photo & Video Release

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Media and Town of Newmarket staff will be taking photos and video footage at Town of Newmarket Special Events. These images may be used, re-used and published in news stories, social media and on websites, in addition to distributed to our event partners.