The holiday season in Prince Edward County is a time of wonder, joy, and celebration. As the air gets crisp and the streets shimmer with twinkly lights, the County comes alive with an array of events that promise to make this holiday season truly special for all. Follow this guide to help you plan a festive holiday vacay at The June in Prince Edward County - you’ll feel like you’ve stepped foot in your very own Hallmark movie. 

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Festive good vibes at The June


November 3-19

The County is filled with culinary delight and tons of amazing restaurants to choose from. Countylicious is your chance to savour, celebrate, and support the vibrant local culinary scene here in Prince Edward County. Check out the mouth-watering lunch and dinner specials and don’t forget to make a reservation! A few of our favourites are Parsons Brewing Co., BocadoThe Royal, Stella’s Eatery, The Drake Devonshire, and Gather at Wander the Resort.

Enjoy a post dinner festive cocktail at Russ & Co


The June Motel
November 24-26

For the last two weekends of November, The June will transform into Merry Merry Motel!  It's time to pull out your ugliest sweater and join us for all the festive good vibes. This festive rate starts at $400 per night and includes the following: 
2 nights at The June, welcome mug of mulled wine, wreath making workshop with @coriandergirl and @earlygreyfleurs (for 2 ppl), Ugly Sweater Party in our Lobby Bar (with drink tickets, holiday tunes, toasty campfire, hot dogs and s'mores and prizes for best holiday sweater), holiday movies and festive good vibes all weekend. Book now!

All the festive good vibes


Crystal Palace, Picton

November 17-19th

Discover handcrafted treasures from a variety of local makers at the annual Holly Jolly Market at the Crystal Palace! Here you can find all your holiday gift giving needs in one market. There will also be appearances from Santa, The Grinch, and even a Gnome Scavenger Hunt for the kids!


Picton Main Street
November 18

Kick off the holiday season with downtown Picton shopping night! This magical evening is best spent strolling along the enchanting downtown streets while shopping, sipping on warm beverages and getting into the festive spirit. The shops will all be open late plus there will be holiday treats & giveaways! You’ll be sure to find one-of-a-kind gifts while also supporting small businesses.

A festive shopping event on Main Street, 5 minutes from The June

November 18-19 & 25-26

Join the participating Prince Edward County wineries as they celebrate the end of Harvest and the unique practice of putting their vines to bed for the winter. This three weekend event will include mulled wines, comfort foods, wine tastings, bonfires, and caroling! A free passport will be available to download to help you plan your route. If you’d like to book a tour, check out PEC Wine Tours, Westy Wine Tours, Tina’s Wine Tours or My County Wine Tours.

The Eddie, Wellington

November 24-26

There is no place more magical to start your holiday shopping than the Red Barn Christmas Market in the heart of Prince Edward County. Enjoy over 30 talented vendors inside the heated heritage barn. Peruse through the selection of beautiful glass and porcelain items, handmade knitted goods, seasonal decorations, jams and jellies, cheese boards, board games, and much more. There’s something for everyone here with the Naughty Elf Mulled Wine Lounge, outdoor beer garden, activity yurts for kids, and even 3 Instagram-worthy photo areas!

The Eddie's famous red barn!

November 25-26 & December 2-3

Hop on the Glenora Ferry (5 mins from The June) and take a whimsical drive over to the Mackinnon Brothers Brewery Holiday Market! With over 50 local artisan & food vendors in the charming Old Barn, tasty craft beer and the stunning farm property, you’ll definitely be feeling the festive vibes!



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