12 Days of Christmas

Celebrating the countdown to Christmas, the Downtown Windsor BIA presents innovative digital content designed to spread festive cheer and attract new patrons to the city centre, just in time for the holidays.

The 12 Days of Christmas is a series of video vignettes that attracts patrons to the downtown core and encourages them to #ShopLocal this holiday. The vignettes include Santa in the City – a wide range of online activities/special offers such as video vignettes featuring downtown shopping; virtual arts/crafts workshops; and partnerships with the Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor Public Library, and local artists/artisans.

2021

Day 1: Songs of the Season | Mike Karloff – Let It Snow
Day 2: Santa in the City | G & G Jewellery & Coins
Day 3: Songs of the Season | Josh Johnson & Walter Senko – God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Day 4: Santa in the City | The Gifting Tree
Day 5: Strange Cats – Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree & White Christmas
Day 6: Santa in the City | Rogues Gallery Comics
Day 7: Kids Christmas Corner | Salt Dough Ornaments
Day 8: Cooking with Claus | Thyme Kitchen – Homemade Goat Cheese
Day 9: Cooking with Claus | St. Clair Centre for the Arts – Vegetarian Lasagna
Day 10: Kids Christmas Corner | “Hand” Painted Ornaments
Day 11: Cocktails with Claus | Maiden Lane Wine & Spirits – Charcuterie Board & The Kris Kringle
Day 12: Cookies with Claus | Cookie Bar

2020

Day 1: Caroling with Claus
Day 2: Songs for the Season: Crissi Cochrane
Day 3: Crafts for Christmas
Day 4: Songs for the Season: Soul Brother Mike
Day 5: Songs for the Season: Madeline Doornhaert
Day 6: Songs for the Season: Mike Karloff
Day 7: Songs for the Season: Crissi Cochrane
Day 8: Tour of Holiday Windows in Downtown Windsor
Day 9: Cooking with Claus: Homemade Cranberry Sauce
Day 10: Cocktails with Claus: Blind Owl
Day 11: Cocktails with Claus: Maiden Lane Wine & Spirits
Day 12: Carols with Claus
Bonus: The Fontaines “Still and Silent Night”

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