Events & More

Sombra, Ontario Sponsors


Ansell's Mementos & Gifts

59 King St.


Barnacle Bills Beach Shop


Blue Water Ferry


It Tastes So Good Bakery

154 King Street


Pic n Pay

St. Clair & King Street


Riverview Restaurant

3465 St. Clair Parkway

519-892-3311


Sombra Museum


The Aft Cabin Restaurant
167 King Street
519-892-3651


The Bakers Affair


The Ice Cream Shack

3488 St. Clair Parkway


Three Sisters Gallery

3486 St. Clair Parkway

519-892-3934


Wildly Delish Restaurant / Wildly Unique B & B & Giftshop

156 King Street

519-998-2435

Merrytime Magic Sponsors


Anita's Riverfront Grill

341 S. Water Street

Big River Antiques
306 S. Water Street


Good Natured Gardens

312 S. Water Street


Maple Landscaping

214 S. Belle River Road


The Mariner
430 S. Water Street


The Inn on Water Street

554 S. Water Street


The Sweet Tooth

312 S. Water Street


Vera Grace Emporium

229 Broadway

Merrytime  Rockin' Reindeer Sponsors


Crazy Cousin Cupcakes & More

102 Broadway


FB Packaging & Shipping Center

420 S. Water Street


Harbor Health Home Care

1100 DeGurse


H & R Block

6736 River Road


Marine City Music & Collectibles

302 S. Water Street


Roasted with Perks

218 Water Street


Merrytime

Maker Sponsors


2 Thirty Five

235 Broadway


Bayside Tanning

515 South Parker


Blue Pike Cantina
152 S. Water Street


The Corner Grocery

339 Fairbanks


Earthstar Wisdom

226 S. Water Street


FB Package & Shipping Center

420 S. Water Street


Gar's Restaurant & Lounge

142 S. Water Street


Great Lakes Arts & Antiques


Lumberjack

716 Chartier


Marine City Banquet Center

6385 King Road


Marine City Gunsmith

338 Fairbanks


Nepenthe

338 S. Water Street


Over the Toekick

102 Broadway


Riviera Restaurant

475 S. Water Street


The Lazy Llama

214 Broadway


The Little Bar
321 Chartier


Tranquility Salon & Spa
201 Broadway St.


Water Street Antiques

412 S. Water Street


Waterway Books

160 S. Water Street

Merrytime Christmas begins at 10 am. Pick up Goodie Bags (limited to 500, one per family) & Map at Newport Realty located at 480 S. Water Street, courtesy of the Marine City Area Chamber of Commerce.


Drop off your completed map to the Mariner Theater (430 S. Water) for a chance to win a Marine City Gift Basket!

Old Newsboys Annual Craft Fair with Famous Joe Dogs - Marine City Banquet Center


Craft Show & Bake Sale at the Lion's Club with crafts for kids 9 am - 5 pm

​545 Ward Street


Carolers in the Street - Courtesy of Riverbank Theatres

1:00 - 1:30 & 5:00 - 5:30


Guitarist & Vocalist Jimmy Deheno

3:30 - 4:30 at The Lazy Llama

5:00 - 6:00 at Roasted With Perks


MARINE CITY FOOTBALL PLAYERS caroling at Old City Hall ~ 5:00 pm


Gift Wrapping courtesy of H & R Block at Over The Toekick beginning at 11 am - 4 pm

​102 Broadway


Give-A-Ways at local businesses & gift certificates available


Christmas Con - Marine City will be filled with Christmas Characters

Photo Shoot @ 4 pm in Drake Park


Shopping at local stores in Marine City & Sombra, Ontario


Dining at local restaurants in Marine City and Sombra, Ontario

Take a tractor drawn wagon ride and discover Marine City or travel across the St. Clair River to Sombra. Sponsored by Vandenbossche Farms & HAPTEEM


SANTA CLAUS: Photos with Santa at The Sweet Tooth

10:00 am - 12:00 pm


ELSA & OLAF at The Sweet Tooth from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Blue Pike Cantina : Lighting of the Wine Bottle Tree


Captain David Lester House is open for mini tours 11 am - 5 pm ($3.00 admission)

Riverbank Theatre - A Christmas Carol ~ 7:30 pm


Mariner Theater ~ It's A Wonderful Life, 7:00 pm


Harper House CHRISTMAS LIGHT DISPLAY

520 S. Main Street


Tractor drawn wagon shuttles with stops at Marine City Banquet Center, The Lion's Club, Parker & Broadway, Newport Realty, Broadway & Market, The Little Bar & The Water Works courtesy ofVandenbossche Farms & HAPTEEM




​MARINE CITY AND SOMBRA ONTARIO INVITE YOU TO EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF AN OLD - FASHIONED RIVER TOWN CHRISTMAS AND JOIN IN THE CITYWIDE CELEBRATION OF MERRYTIME CHRISTMAS SATURDAY DECEMBER 3RD! 

BRING YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS AND ENJOY CAROLERS IN THE STREETS, UNIQUE SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS, ALL BRIMMING WITH HOLIDAY SPIRIT AND CHRISTMAS SURPISES. TAKE A HISTORIC TOUR BY TRACTOR DRAWN WAGON AND BRING YOUR WISH LIST AS SANTA CLAUS VISITS THE SWEET TOOTH ALONG WITH OLAF AND ELSA. 

HOP ON THE TRACTOR DRAWN WAGON AND TAKE A RIDE ON THE BLUEWATER FERRY TO VISIT SOMBRA, ONTARIO ACROSS THE ST CLAIR RIVER.  BE SURE TO PACK YOUR PASSPORT OR ENHANCED DRIVER’S LICENSE. HOLIDAY TRADITIONS AND MEMORIES AWAIT IN MARINE CITY AND SOMBRA. 

YOUR JOURNEY BEGINS AT NEWPORT REALTY (480 S. WATER ST) WHERE YOU WILL PICK UP YOUR GOODIE BAG AND MAP . . . FROM THERE THE MAGIC BEGINS!