York Region Entertainment Guide Winter 2015

With winter closing in, while we can enjoy the splendour and activities associated with the winter outdoors, we can also look forward to some unique indoor aventures for all ages.

Whether you're looking for interactive or live entertainment such as a laser tag experience or a holiday season play, this York Region area focused guide from YOURk Region Media & Events will direct you where you need to look.

Click here for a link to live York Region Entertainment in Hospitality establishments. 

Live Music

November 29, 2015 at 2 p.m.

John presents many of his well-know songs with a sprinkling of your Christmas favourites. Tickets are $55 for Adults and and $50 for Seniors 65+ (plus hst). Click here for tickets to John McDermott.
Newmarket Theatre, Pickering Cres

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. 
Join for a magical evening celebrating the Christmas season with, “Elvis: A Christmas Special” featuring  
Multi-Award Winning Elvis Tribute Artist Pete Paquette with the "Rockin’ Royals” Showband, accompanied by the “M.I.B. Horns” and the sensational “Tonettes." and will showcase Elvis Presley's greatest Christmas Carols and songs of Inspiration such as: “Blue Christmas”, “Here Comes Santa Claus”, “I Believe”, “The Wonderful World of Christmas”, “American Trilogy”, and many more favorites. . Click here for tickets to Elvis: A Christmas Special with Pete Paquette. 
Newmarket Theatre, Pickering Cres. 



St. Andrew's College, Aurora, Ont Canada

Thursday 26, Please Sir, I want some more!

Also Fri 27 November, 2015 

 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EST) tickets@sac.on.ca

Cantabile Chorale of York Region
presents its final concert


The Joy of Christmas
Monday, December 7, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Thornhill United Church
25 Elgin St.  map
(Dudley & Elgin Streets in Thornhill)

Robert Richardson, Founder/Director. Ethel Briggs, Guest Accompanist
Rev. Sebastian Meadows-Helmer, Guest Violinist
Audience Carol Singing
Reception after the concert

Call 905-731-8318 for more information.


Festival of Lights
Downtown Markham

The family favourite returns to FRIDAY NIGHT. Come and see some of the improvements made on  Main Street Markham while you enjoy a Free Horse and Buggy ride! There will also be jugglers, live music, stilt walking elfs, fire artists from Zero Gravity Circus, carollers, and of course a surprise visit from Santa and more!
Sat Nov 28th View event website

Mary Poppins

Start: Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 7:30 PM
End: Sun, Nov 22, 2015 at 1:30 PM
RICHMOND HILL - One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film.
10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill

Company, a Musical Comedy
Start: Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 7:00 PM
End: Sun, Nov 22, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Newmarket - On his 35th birthday, Bobby—a commitment-phobic bachelor—searches for the answers to love and life in New York City. While enjoying the company of some lovely ladies, he observes both the joy ... 
Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cres

The McMichael Concert Series, part of the Signature Performance Series, returns with three concerts by leading Canadian musicians. A gallery visit and parking are included in the price of the concert;

October 4, 3 pm: David Buchbinder’s Quartet
November 1, 3 pm: Genevieve Marentette Quartet
November 29, 3 pm: Tony Quarrington and Friends
10365 Islington Ave. Kleinberg, Ontario.

Xmas Cards! 

This House Was Made for Christmas celebrates the art of Christmas greeting cards, which were designed by seminal Canadian artists of the twentieth century. Several members of the Group of Seven, including Lawren Harris, J.E.H. MacDonald, and A.J. Casson, and their contemporaries, as well as aboriginal artists of Canada are represented with works drawn from the McMichael art and archival collections as well as private holdings, some of which have never been displayed before.
10365 Islington Ave. Kleinberg, Ontario. Ends Jan 31 2016 info@Mcmichael.com

And Finally...Ballet!
Canada's Ballet J├Ârgen presents The Nutcracker
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 www.markhamtheatre.ca 
  Location: FLATO Markham Theatre
171 Town Centre Boulevard