30 November, 2019 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Photo collage of a child with a wreath, children listening to live music, children making a craft with sticks and glue gun, and a woman holding a paper craft

About WinterLight

Celebrate the change in seasons with the MacLachlan Woodworking Museum for our 8th annual event, WinterLight, on Saturday, November 30th from 10 am - 5 pm! Bring your family and friends to the museum to create winter-themed crafts, enjoy indoor and outdoor activities, and experience live demonstrations. 

Pre-Register on Perfect Mind Here!

Admission: $5 per person or one unwrapped toy per family in lieu of admission. Children 2 and under are free. 


What To Expect? 

Craft Stations: 

Craft stations will be set up throughout the museum to help you get ready for the season by making environment-friendly decorations for the winter season!

Demonstration Stations:

Community groups will be on-site to demonstrate specific technologies firsthand!

Activity Stations:

Stretch your legs, your mind, and your vocal cords at these stations. Go for a nature walk in our arboretum, learn how to identify birds with the Kingston Field Naturalists, or sing along with local musicians next to our campfire!  


WinterLight Event Schedule


Frequently Asked Questions

Is there free parking? 

Parking is available for free next to the museum and in the parking lots at Grass Creek Park. Please park safely and watch for pedestrians. 

Do I need to bring anything?

Please bring a reusable bag for your crafts. You may also choose to bring a pair of gloves for the wreath making station. 

Is Pre-Registration necessary?

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged for paid entry and gift donation. Admission will also be available at the door, however, pre-registration ensures a faster entry to the event. To register, please visit Here!

Admission is either one unwrapped new toy donation per family in lieu of paid admission, or the rate of $5 per person admission will apply. Children 2 years old and under are free. Regular admission will be paid in the Museum Log House. Therefore, if you don’t plan to donate a toy, you must purchase admission either in advance online or at the Log House when you arrive on the day of the event. Cash, Visa, Mastercard, and Debit are accepted methods of payment. 



MacLachlan Woodworking Museum
2993 Highway 2 East, Kingston, ON