Looking for the magic of an old-fashioned Christmas?
Come home to the farm this holiday season where we are offering a one-of-a-kind Christmas experience. From the moment you arrive at Merridale, you will be transported into a Christmas wonderland. With thousands of twinkle lights, decorations, festive food, holiday shopping, and entertainment – it’s truly a Cowichan Christmas experience!
South Cowichan's Brightest Light-Up
Take an enchanting walk through our courtyard light-up, with thousands of twinking lights, decorations, and displays. Our Christmas Light Display, Tasting Bar and Store will be open until 7pm every night from November 23 through January 1, except Christmas Day.
Christmas at the Farm Long Table Dinners
Friday and Saturday nights from November 24 through December 22, we invite groups of any size to join us for our holiday dinners for $49 per person. The evening includes a screening of the 1966 Classic "The Grinch Who Stole Christmas" on our outdoor covered deck and a three-course farm to fork long-table dinner served family style. Click here to view the full menu. Cider, cocktails and holiday beverages can be purchased from the Tasting Bar throughout the evening. Learn more and get your tickets for our available dates below:
- Saturday, November 24
- Friday, November 30
- Friday, December 7
- Saturday, December 8
- Saturday, December 15
- Friday, December 21
- Saturday, December 22
Family Christmas at the Farm
Bundle up the family and join us for a very Merridale family Christmas! Treat your family to a magical Christmas evening at Merridale, which includes the biggest light display in South Cowichan, an outdoor screening of short, family-friendly Christmas movies, showing under the twinkling lights of our covered deck, and a three-course brick-oven pizza dinner, served family-style at long tables.
Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for children (2-9), and free for kids under 2.
Learn more and get tickets for our available dates below:
- Sunday, December 2 - Prep and Landing
- Sunday, December 9 - Mickey's Christmas Carol
- Sunday, December 16 - Prep and Landing Naughty vs. Nice
- Sunday, December 23 - Mickey's Christmas Carol