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Dorval Holiday Market benefitting West Island Community Shares begins Friday, December 2nd
The Dorval Holiday Market is hosted by the City of Dorval, and presented by Desjardins Caisse de l'Ouest-de-l'Île, to benefit West Island Community Shares. Entrance to the Market is free! Monetary donations will benefit West Island Community Shares, and non-perishable goods will be collected on behalf of West Island food banks.
Each of the three weeks will have its respective themes: from December 2 to 4: North Pole; the weekend of December 9 to 11, Candy Wonderland; and from December 16 to 18, Christmas of Yesteryear. Discover local businesses and enjoy roaming entertainment while doing some holiday shopping! Visit the Market in the daytime or the evening, warm up around one of the outdoor fireplaces while sipping a hot beverage, and soak up the atmosphere!
PHOTO: West Island Community Shares
THE VENDORS WHO WILL BE AT MARKET
Weekend of Dec. 2nd, Fri. Sat. Sun.
Alain Laflamme Maple Products
Weekend of Dec. 9th, Fri. Sat. Sun.
Dorval Potters' Guild
Lydia Bake Me a Wish
Weekend of Dec. 16th, Fri. Sat. Sun.
+ P L U S +
PME MTL Ouest-de-l'Île
December 2nd, 9th & 16th
4 - 9 p.m.
December 3rd, 10th & 17th
12 - 9 p.m.
December 4th, 11th & 18th
12 - 5 p.m.
In the heart of the Dorval Village.
(Corner of Tulip and Dawson avenues)
VIDEO: West Island Community Shares
Please note that, for the occasion, the parking lot located at the corner of Tulip and Dawson avenues will be closed in the upcoming days, according to the following schedule:
North side of the parking lot: November 21 to December 22
South side of the parking lot: November 28 to December 22
During that closed period, here are the following alternatives:
Three municipal parking lots located on Martin Avenue (south of chemin du bord-du-Lac–Lakeshore).
The parking lot located behind City Hall is available only during the Holiday Market’s opening hours.
Alongside Dawson Avenue, between Dahlia and George-V avenues, during the Holiday Market’s opening hours.
In the surrounding streets, if the street signage allows it.
In addition to the specific spaces identified in the three municipal parking lots, a few more handicapped parking spaces will be added on Tulip Avenue.
▶ Map of available parking lots
Don't miss the traditional tree-lighting ceremony and Santa's arrival marking the official launch of this second edition of the Dorval Holiday Market!
Opening night for the market is Friday, December 2nd. Here's the schedule for the evening:
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2ND:
4 p.m.: Opening of the Dorval Holiday Market
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Santa’s arrival and lighting of the tree
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.: Singer Dany Pouliot with his holiday hits
9 p.m.: Closing of the Dorval Holiday Market
The Holiday Market will be a delightful experience, that will bring the magic of the Holidays to young and old alike.
SOURCE: West Island Community Shares