RBG Winter Self-Guided Activities

Learn about seasonal plants and festivals with these self-guided activities throughout RBG Centre!

  • All dates: November 23 to December 24, December 26 to 30, January 2 to 8
  • Recommended Audience: all ages
  • At your leisure
  • Included in your Garden Admission or Membership

Festivals of Light Mini-Exhibit

  • Celebrated locally in our communities and in neighbourhoods around the world are many observances which use light. Please join the Children’s International Learning Centre in exploring diverse celebrations which have similar traditions.

Festive Plants in the Mediterranean Garden

  • Can you find all the festive plants in our Mediterranean Garden? See if you can spot the grapevine reindeer hiding around RBG Centre too!

Botanical Train Scavenger Hunts

  • Borrow a scavenger hunt and explore our botanical train display.

Festive Folklore Trees

  • Discover the stories behind the décor on our special holiday trees.

Discovery Packs

  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Borrow a Discovery Pack from the Discovery Station to help you explore RBG. Each pack has an activity booklet and tools to engage your curiosity.
  • Recommended Audience: Families with children aged 5 to 10.
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Now thru November 30, 2022

Flight, Bite & Nature Walk

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Now thru December 31

Guided Walking Tours in Milton

16 James Street, Milton, ON, Canada

Now thru December 31

Hamilton Civic Museums Virtual Tours

28 James St N, Hamilton, ON L8R 1A1

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December 1 - January 3

Light up the Hills Festival

From December 1 to January 3 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. every day!

December 3 - 4

Paris Christmas Market

139 Silver St, Paris, ON N3L 1V5, Canada

December 3rd – 10am-3pm, December 4th – 11am-3pm Admission $5 (cash only) Kids 12 &...

Now thru December 4

A Christmas Carol

9 Church Street, Georgetown, ON, Canada

November 25, 26, December 1, 2, and 3 at 8pm November 27, December 3, 4...

December 8 - 11

Burlington Holiday Market

431 Elizabeth St., Burlington, ON

Now thru December 17

Indigenous Market at Hamilton Public Library

55 York Blvd, Hamilton, ON L8N 4E4, Canada

10am - 4pm.

Now thru December 30

O Christmas Tea

Now thru January 8

Burlington Lakeside Festival of Lights

1400 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington, ON L7S 1Y2

Free Admission

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