Christmas in the Village
to Dec 2

Christmas in the Village

Take a step back in time and experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas all weekend-long at Christmas in the Village, at the Historic Wallace House!  Filled with old-fashion Christmas-inspired activities, sights and sounds, our community open house is holiday fun for the whole family to enjoy.

Saturday December 1st & Sunday December 2nd, 2018
Sat: 12 Noon - 8 pm | Sun: 11 am - 5 pm

Join us and share in the holiday traditions of the Victorian era!

  • Food Trucks

  • Photos with Santa & Santa Selfies

  • Carollers & Live Music

  • Lantern Walk

  • Mrs Claus Story Time

  • Official Tree Lighting ceremony

  • Horse & Wagon Rides

  • Pop-up Market

  • Handcrafts

  • Community Lounge

  • & Much More

ADMISSION IS FREE.  Donations to the Food Bank and The Wallace House will be accepted.

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Christmas Arts & Crafts Sale
10:00 AM10:00

Christmas Arts & Crafts Sale

Get a jump on your Christmas shopping at our Christmas Arts and Crafts Sale!

We will be featuring:

  • artwork from local artists, jewelry,

  • knitting, quilting, maple syrup, baking,

  • honey, scented candles, handcrafted body care

  • products and much more...

The Rotary Club will be selling hotdogs. Donations will be made to the Vaughan Food Bank, Canadian Cancer Society, Covenant House and MS.

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Hallowe'en Crafts & Village Night Walk
6:30 PM18:30

Hallowe'en Crafts & Village Night Walk

Join us at the Wallace House for some scary fun!  We will have crafts for kids, scary stories, snacks, and spooky decorations!  Of course, the highlight is our Haunted Hallowe'en Walk. Bring your lantern or flashlight and join us for our guided walk, where you will learn about some of the spooky history of Woodbridge!

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Humber Frog Race
1:00 PM13:00

Humber Frog Race

Join the fun and celebrate the annual Humber Frog Race!  Watch teams try to win the coveted event, and enter your own Frog and compete along the Humber River.  This charity drive helps support the Wallace House and Woodbridge Agricultural Society. 

The event will began with an interpretive walk along the river, learning about some of the natural history of the area. Following the walk, gather at the Woodbridge Avenue bridge to watch over 1500 plastic frogs pour over the railing, and into the river below. An intense floating down the river competition follows, and first frogs crossing the finish line at the Highway 7 bridge win! 

For more information, contact Jamie Maynard at 905-851-0690 or


WHAT:       River Walk followed by the Frog Race
WHERE:    The Wallace House  & Woodbridge Avenue Bridge (137 Woodbridge Ave.)
TIME:         1:00 pm - Activities Start + 3:00 pm - Frog Race
MORE:       Come visit the LIVE TURTLES display at the Wallace House, PLUS enjoy a BBQ, do some CRAFTS and learn about the Humber River!  New this year, the Woodbridge Library will have nature displays and scavenger hunt!

The Rotary Club of Woodbridge has been holding the Humber Frog Race for over 20 years.  In that time, they have raised almost $50,000 for various charities.  

Funds raised this year will support the Toronto Power Wheelchair Hockey League.

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Spring Arts & Crafts Sale
10:00 AM10:00

Spring Arts & Crafts Sale

Come out to the Wallace House on April 14th for our Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Sale! 

Things get underway at 10:00am and we wrap things up at 4:00pm.

On sale will be...

artwork from local artists, jewellery, knitting, quilting, maple syrup, honey, scented candles, handcrafted body care products and much much more…..

Rotary Club will be selling hotdogs.

 Donations will be made to the Vaughan Food Bank, Canadian Cancer Society, MS and Covenant House

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