Admission

Is admission for Opening Night free?

Yes. The opening night events are free. We do ask for a donation when possible to help keep the “lights on” throughout the Christmas season.

Is there admission to the Village during the Old Fashioned Christmas events on Saturday and Sunday?

Yes. Adults and seniors will be charged $5 admission on each Saturday and Sunday. Children 16 and under are free. This admission is good for one day and includes entrance to craft vendors, house tours, artisans, etc. Please see the schedule for more details.

Will I have to pay for anything once I get into the event on Saturday or Sunday?

Yes. If you choose to take part in a workshop, Victorian Tea, purchase food from the food vendors on site, etc. Offsite events may also involve additional costs. Please see the schedule for more details.

Registration & Bookings

Where do I pre-register for events?

Call toll-free 1-888-743-7845 or 902-522-2400 (local) or come into the Sherbrooke Village Administration Office from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm weekdays. Your participation must be pre-paid when registering. We accept Mastercard and Visa over the phone or you can pay at the office using debit, cash or credit card.

Do I have to sign up ahead of time for the workshops?

Yes. You must pre-register so the instructors know how many kits or supplies are needed per workshop. If you do not pre-register, but would like to participate, you may check with the volunteers on the day of the workshop to see if there is room. There are, however, no guarantees that you will be accommodated.

Do you accept direct sales vendors (Tupperware, Mary Kay, Avon, etc.) for the craft market?

No. All items on your table must be homemade items.

Do I need to pre-register for breakfast and pay ahead of time?

No. You pay at the door for breakfast. Each breakfast is organized by a community groups doing their own fundraising.