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Saturday, November 27, 2021 9:00 a.m.

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Sunday, November 28, 2021 9:00 a.m.

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Get in the holiday spirit and join in Morinville’s annual holiday celebration. 

Friday, November 26

Morinville Food Bank Drive Thru Food Drive

5 - 7 p.m. 

9916 104 street

Drop off your food bank donations, drive thru style at the Morinville Food Bank! The food bank is in need of the following items: canned meats, salmon, fruits and vegetables, school snacks, canned milk and sides (example: Sidekicks).

An Old-Fashioned Christmas
Noon to 5 p.m.
Musée Morinville Museum 10010 101 Street, Morinville
Visit the Musée Morinville Museum to view Christmas artifacts from the past. Admission is free.
No REP in place, masks required for those age 2 years and older

Saturday, November 27

Morinville Lions Breakfast with Santa
9 to 11 a.m.
Rendez-Vous Centre 9913 104 Street, Morinville
Free take-out pancake breakfast, first come first served for first 125 people. Santa will be onsite outdoors for photos. Planned in partnership with the Rendez-Vous Centre.
Masks are optional, distancing required

Family Festival
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Morinville Community Cultural Centre 9502 100 Avenue, Morinville
Free, drop-in event
Enjoy a variety of crafts, performances, entertainment and activities at the indoor festival.
-The Imaginarium Puppet Company, Performances of “The Durflings and the Book of Poops” at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
-Indigo Circus Performers (Roving Entertainment)
-Glitter Tattoos
-Christmas Crafts
-Photobooth
-Letters to Santa Take Away Sheets
-Colouring Contest Take Away Sheets
-Food Truck Conan Coffee
REP in place, masks required for those age 2 years and older 

An Old-Fashioned Christmas
Noon to 5 p.m.
Musée Morinville Museum 10010 101 Street
Visit the Musée Morinville Museum to view Christmas artifacts from the past. Admission is free.
No REP in place; masks required for those age 2 years and older 

Lite Up the Nite Parade Viewing Area at Town Hall
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Town Hall 10125 100 Avenue, Morinville
For any of our community residents who are either seniors or those individuals who are unable to participate due accessibility or challenges of the outdoor elements. Free, registration is required. Register at: https://morinville.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=1268  
No REP in place; masks required for those age 2 years and older

Lite Up the Nite Parade
5:30 p.m.
Parade travels west down 100 Avenue, from 95 to 102 Street, Morinville
The Morinville Lite Up the Nite Christmas Festival Parade is open to all businesses, non-profit groups & organizations. Entry Forms are due by end of day, November 24, 2021.
Masks are optional, distancing required

Free Outdoor Hot Chocolate Station
5:00 p.m. while quantities last
Morinville Community Library 10125 100 Avenue, Morinville
Masks are optional, distancing required

Lite Up the Park
6 p.m.
St. Jean Baptiste Park 10010 101 Street, Morinville
Masks are optional, distancing required

Fireworks
7 p.m.
Notre Dame Park 530 Grandin Drive, Morinville
Masks are optional; distancing required.  See map attachment tothe right.

Sunday, November 28

Free Red and Green Family Skate, presented by Champion Pet Foods
12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Morinville Leisure Centre 25126 SH642, Sturgeon County
Bring your skates, wear read and green and enjoy Christmas music at the festive free skate.
REP in place, masks optional for skating, masks required for those age 2 years and older when moving about the MLC

Community Tree Decorating
2 to 4 p.m.
Morinville Community Cultural Centre 9502 100 Avenue, Morinville
Free, drop-in event
Visit the MCCC to make a tree ornament and help decorate the Community Christmas Tree.
REP in place, masks required for those age 2 years and older.

November 27 to December 20

Colouring Contest in partnership with the Morinville Art Club
Download the colouring sheet and enter a draw to win at $75 gift card to a Morinville retailer of your choice. Online entry form. Contest runs November 27 - December 20, 2021. One entry per person/email address. See attachments on the right for colouring sheet and contest rules.  

Holiday Décor Contest
Decorate inside or out for the holidays and enter a draw to win a $75 gift card to a Morinville retailer of your choice. Indoor Entry Form Outdoor Entry Form. Contest runs November 27 - December 20, 2021. All photos will be posted on the Town of Morinville Facebook page. One entry per person/email address, per category.  See contest rules in the attachment on the right.

Should you wish to partner or volunteer at this event, please contact Community Services at 780-939-7839. Event schedule is subject to change without notice. The Town of Morinville will adhere to AHS regulations for events.

Please note: the Restriction Exemption Program (REP) has been implemented at the Morinville Community Cultural Centre and Morinville Leisure Centre. To enter either facility for any Lite Up the Nite Activities, those 12 years of age and older are required to provide one of the following: proof of COVID-19 vaccination, documentation of a medical exemption or proof of a privately paid negative COVID-19 rapid test result taken within the last 72 hours. Those 18 years of age and over must also show proof of identification.

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