Christmas at the Glacier


Christmas at the Glacier has become a much anticipated event, not just for the City of Mount Pearl but for Newfoundland and beyond! Exhibitors and visitors alike mark their calendar, ensuring they won't miss this traditional kick off to the shopping season. From its beginnings in 1993 when the Glacier arena itself was barely completed, Christmas at the Glacier continues to be the largest and highest attended event of its type in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Please join us for the 29th annual 5 day Festival of Craft and Art as it will once again be an extravaganza of gift giving and personal shopping, featuring over 100 Craft producers, Artists and Gift-ware merchants from across Canada. Don't forget to check out the 3rd floor Gallery and Elves Workshop for more space to shop, and lots more exhibitors.

COVID-19 Safety Guidelines
Christmas at the Glacier will be adhering to the current COVID 19 Government Safety Guidelines for events. The public health guidelines currently stipulate that vaccine passports come into effect on Friday October 22, 2021, and all visiting Christmas at the Glacier between October 22-24 will be required to show proof of vaccine status, non-medical face masks must be worn unless you are medically exempt. We thank you for your cooperation / Wider aisles to allow for physical distancing / Contact tracing details collected upon entry / Hand sanitizing stations throughout the facility.

2021 Schedule

  • Day 1: Wednesday, October 20, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Day 2: Thursday, October 21, 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Day 3: Friday, October 22, 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Day 4: Saturday, October 23, 10:00am - 9:00pm
  • Day 5: Sunday, October 24, 10:00am - 5:00pm

2021 Pricing

  • Regular Admission: $8.00.
  • Seniors (65+): $6 throughout the show.
  • Children: Children under 12 are admitted free and only when accompanied by an adult.
  • Additional Information Visa, Mastercard and Interac sales transactions accepted by most vendors. An ATM machine is also available on site. During shows, please contact (709) 745-0641 for any issues.

Glacier Arena

45 Olympic Drive, Mount Pearl