Barrie & District Christmas Cheer will be kicking off its 2019 campaign on November 16, 2019 alongside the Georgian Mall’s official arrival of Santa Claus and the Georgian Mall’s annual toy drive in support of Barrie & District Christmas Cheer. This event which follows the annual pancake breakfast with Santa, marks the 45th year of the campaign which donates food and toys to over 1700 families in need each year. Toy donations will be collected at the Georgian Mall from November 17 to December 23, 2019.
Ian Hocking, Barrie & District Christmas Cheer president, will be in attendance and making a few announcements regarding this year’s food and toy drive.
Pancake Breakfast with Santa at 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. (tickets required, available at Georgian Mall Guest Services)
Santa Photos begin at 10:00 a.m.
For drop off locations and how you can help this holiday season click here. Donate new unwrapped toys, non-perishable food or cash donations.
Plus don’t miss out on the following annual events helping out Christmas Cheer:
Stuff the Bus – November 24th – December 1st – various locations around Barrie
5th Annual Rock N’ Roll Christmas Matinee – December 7th from 2-6pm – Queens Hometown Bar & Grill
Barrie Wrestling’s Festivus of Wrestlevus – December 7th – Barrie Wrestling
Cram a Cruiser – December 15th from 9am – 5pm – Barrie North Walmart