It is time for sparkling lights and mistletoe. No matter if you've just started dating or been together for years, these Ottawa date ideas are perfect if you love holiday magic.\nThis winter, there are so many events you can enjoy together, without leaving your car. Some top picks include Country Christmas, Magic Of Lights, and Enchanted Holiday Drive.\nBut for a date that seems straight from The Bachelor, you can go flying with Santa. That's right, you can book a private flight that will take you both soaring over the city, and it is surprisingly affordable too.\nEditor's Choice: You Can Get Up To $1200 From The Feds in 2021 For Each Child Under 6 You Have\nEnchanted Holiday Drive\nPrice: $48.59 per vehicle\nWhen: Tuesday, December 1 to Tuesday, December 22\nAddress: 6336 Fallowfield Rd., Stittsville, ON \nWhy You Need To Go: There is a new drive-through experience in the city with eight different areas, including an enchanted forest, holiday village and festive snowglobes.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Julia Weber ✨ Ottawa + Travel (@littlemissottawa)\nWebsite\nSippin' Santa Ottawa\nPrice: Free admission\nWhen: Until Thursday, December 31\nAddress: 360 Elgin St., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: You can sip festive-themed cocktails like the gigantic Blitzen Bowl at The Standard Luxury Tavern.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by DFW / Dallas Food Blogger (@dfwfeed)\nWebsite\nChristmas Light Across Canada\nPrice: Free\nWhen: Monday, November 30 to Thursday, January 7\nAddress: Parliament Hill & Confederation Blvd., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: You can hold hands and stroll next to the thousands of colourful lights around Confederation Boulevard and Parliament Hill.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Grace (@graceyeungg)\nWebsite\nRiverOak Skating Trail\nPrice: $13.50 per person\nAddress: 2900 York's Corners Rd., Metcalfe, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: Half an hour outside of the city is a hidden 3-kilometre skating trail where you can glide next to snow-covered trees.\n View this post on Instagram So glad I took a day off this weekend. Much needed quality time with my best friend and love @oss_tyler before he has to leave again! Lots of laughing and eating and workouts and some shopping and skating went down and “I was better than he expected me to be 😂” I am majestic when I skate babe! 🙈 Saying goodbye is always so hard but you were and will always be worth the wait! 💝💕😘. . #canadawinter #ottawa #riveroakskating #daydate #sundayfunday #longweekend #familyday #fitcouple #everythingisbetterwithyou #betterpartofme #myperson #activewearonline #zyiaactivewear #getactivewithkendra #zyiacanada #bae #gratefulheart #crossfitcouple #laughtillithurts #lookgoodfeelgooddogood #militarylife #petawawa #ottawavalley #keepfitandhavefun #befitandloveyourself #getoutside #breathoffreshair @riveroakskatingtrail A post shared by Health & Fitness Coach (@kendra.johnsen) on Feb 18, 2019 at 12:01pm PST\n\nWebsite\nMagic Of Lights\nPrice: $20.00 per car\nWhen: Friday, November 13 to Saturday, January 9\nAddress: 411 Corkstown Rd., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: For an easy date idea, the two of you can drive through the Magic Of Lights mesmerizing light tunnels.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Wil (@willy.padillakc)\nWebsite\nCedar Hill Christmas Tree Farm\nPrice: Free admission\nWhen: Thursday, November 12 to Thursday, December 24\nAddress: 8th Concession S., Pakenham, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: You'll feel like you've stepped into your favourite romantic movie. This stunning tree farm has appeared in multiple Hallmark Christmas films.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by 𝑀𝒶𝒹𝒾𝓈𝑜𝓃 𝐻𝒶𝓉𝒻𝒾𝑒𝓁𝒹 (@maddiehattt)\nWebsite\nCountry Christmas \nPrice: $15.00 per person (daytime), $25.00+ per vehicle (night)\nWhen: Saturday, November 28 to Monday, January 4\nAddress: 7893 Bleeks Rd., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: In the day, you can explore the mazes, enjoy a hayride, shop at the Christmas market, and visit the holiday displays. While at night, there is a twinkling drive-through light and snow show.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by 𝑺𝒖𝒏𝒔𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒆 & 𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒓𝒚𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒆𝒍𝒔𝒆 ☀️ (@sonny.amos.lefebvre)\nWebsite\nLights at Landowne\nPrice: Free\nWhen: Friday, November 27 to Monday, January 4\nAddress: 1015 Bank St., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: You can see all the beautiful light displays and then head to the skating court.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sarah Fitzpatrick (@sarah.anne.fitzpatrick)\nWebsite\nAlight At Night\nPrice: $14.00 per person\nWhen: Friday, November 27 to Wednesday, January 2\nAddress: 13740 County Rd. 2, Morrisburg, Ontario\nWhy You Need To Go: Upper Canada Village is breathtaking in the winter when it is illuminated with over one million lights. You can walk outdoors to see all the sights that look out of a holiday storybook.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Carolyne (@carolynepix)\nWebsite\nFlight With Santa\nPrice: $38.00 per person\nAddress: 11 Aviation Parkway, Ottawa, ON \nWhy You Need To Go: For a date, they will never forget, you can go on a private flight with Santa Claus.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ottawa Biplane (@ottawabiplane)\nWebsite\nGingerbread House Kit\nPrice: $36.00\nAddress: 32 Byward Market Sq., Ottawa, ON\nWhy You Need To Go: You can order a gingerbread house kit that the two of you can decorate together. It is available in-store or for delivery.\n View this post on Instagram A post shared by Aux Delices Bakery Ottawa (@aux_delices_bakery_ottawa)\nWebsite\nBefore you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your trip.