11/29/2013 04:48 EST | Updated 01/29/2014 05:59 EST

What's on in Toronto this weekend

The holiday season is well underway this weekend.

Toronto Christmas Market

Nov 29 to Dec 15, Distillery District

Inspired by the Old World and influenced by the New, this free annual event captures all of the tradition, heritage and charm of a European Christmas Market, while showcasing hundreds of unique and local handcrafted products. Family friendly entertainment includes musicians, carolers and children's choirs.

For more information, check out the Toronto Christmas Market website.

Frost Fair

Dec 7 to Dec 8, Historic Fort York

Feel the excitement and charm of the festive season in Upper Canada some 200 years ago when the local Christmas Market was one of the social and shopping highlights of the year. Wander through the historic buildings of Fort York where merchants in period clothing will be selling quality merchandise inspired from the 18th and 19th centuries.

For more information, check out the Fort York website.

Gingerbread House Decorating

Dec 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22 & 23, Casa Loma

Learn how to design and decorate a magical holiday gingerbread house. Each child will have their own gingerbread house to assemble and decorate using candy, sprinkles, icing and other yummy embellishments for the magical  house.

For more information, check out the Casa Loma website.

Gingerbread House Build

Dec 7 and Dec 8, 19 Waterman Ave, Unit 4

A holiday shingding with no mess to clean up! Join the Gingerbread Build at a bigger and better venue in East York. You, friends, and family can enjoy holiday music, hot chocolate, a visit from Santa, and fun activities.

For more information, check out the Habitat for Humanity website.

Swell Sundays

Dec 8, Spadina Museum

A behind-the-scenes look at putting together a 1930's radio play, with clip-clopping shoes, slamming doors and all!

For more information, check out the Spadina Museum Facebook page.