First Light at Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons

First Light at Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons

16164, Highway 12 East

Nov 22 2018 to Dec 08 2018

Region : Central Ontario     City: Midland

  •  Add to Calendar 2018-11-22 2018-12-08 America/Toronto First Light at Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons Now in its 19th year, Sainte-Marie's "First Light" is a must-see event with a great line-up of family activities and performers, all amidst the spectacular glow of over 5,000 candles. The magic begins when visitors approach the candlelit historic site, as a beautiful amber glow illuminates the famous 17th-century mission. A colourful historic encampment will greet visitors, set up by the popular "Survival In The Bush" group. Visitors can then stroll the candlelit paths which lead to a variety of fun family activities. The cookhouse is filled with the sights and smells of delicious baked goods and cookie samples available for tasting. Historic blacksmithing will also be demonstrated, and a Nativity creche will be on display in the stables near the Farmer's Dwelling. Always popular with little folks, corn husk doll making will be offered in the Sainte-Marie foyer. 16164, Highway 12 East
Nov 22
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Dec 08

Description

Now in its 19th year, Sainte-Marie's "First Light" is a must-see event with a great line-up of family activities and performers, all amidst the spectacular glow of over 5,000 candles.

The magic begins when visitors approach the candlelit historic site, as a beautiful amber glow illuminates the famous 17th-century mission. A colourful historic encampment will greet visitors, set up by the popular "Survival In The Bush" group. Visitors can then stroll the candlelit paths which lead to a variety of fun family activities.
The cookhouse is filled with the sights and smells of delicious baked goods and cookie samples available for tasting. Historic blacksmithing will also be demonstrated, and a Nativity creche will be on display in the stables near the Farmer's Dwelling. Always popular with little folks, corn husk doll making will be offered in the Sainte-Marie foyer.