One of the best parts of the holiday season is curling up under a blanket and watching some of the incredible holiday movies. For many seeing Hallmark and Netflix's new heartwarming films is a highly anticipated annual tradition. But did you know you can visit many of the locations featured in the movies? That's right, plenty of our favourite new Hallmark Christmas movies are filmed in Canada!
It is easy to see why Canada is often featured in Christmas movies, the charming small towns covered in twinkling lights and surrounded by a blanket of snow makes for a picturesque setting. Two of the most popular Hallmark filming locations are in British Columbia and Ontario.
If you want to visit some of the filming locations of the latest holiday films you are in luck. Many of the newest Hallmark movies such as
Merry & Bright, Sense, Sensibility & Snowmen, Christmas Scavenger Hunt, plus Netflix's The Knight Before Christmas all are filmed in our gorgeous country.
What are you waiting for? It is time to plan a road trip to visit the spots from all your favourite festive films. To help your winter feel a bit more magical, we've gathered up a list of the places in Canada that will make you feel like your in a Hallmark movie.
Foster Drive in Sault Ste. Marie
Address: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Why You Need To Go: Head to Foster Drive in Sault Ste. Marie to visit one of the filming locations of Hallmark's Nostagic Christmas (2019).
Address: Winnipeg, MB
Why You Need To Go: Downtown Winnipeg was used as the filming location of Hallmark's new movie Merry & Bright (2019).
Taylor Road in Bracebridge
Address: Bracebridge, ON
Why You Need To Go: Netflix's The Knight Before Christmas (2019) was filmed at multiple locations in Bracebridge including Taylor Road.
Ice Hotel in Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier
Address: Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, QC
Why You Need To Go: Hallmark's movie Winter Castle (2019) takes place at Quebec's famous ice hotel.
Burnaby Village Museum
Address: Burnaby, BC
Why You Need To Go: Both Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (2018) and Small Town Christmas (2018) were filmed just outside of Vancouver in Burnaby. While in Burnaby make sure to visit the Burnaby Village Museum where Christmas in Evergreen was filmed.
Dot. in Pembroke
Address: Pembroke, ON
Why You Need To Go: Downtown Pembroke and a clothing store called Dot. are featured in Hallmark's Pride, Prejudice, and Mistletoe (2018).
West Pender Street in Vancouver
Address: West Pender St., Vancouver, BC
Why You Need To Go: Gorgeous Vancouver is the filming location of tons of romantic Christmas movies. If you want to visit some of the sights Hallmark's new Christmas Under The Stars (2019) head to charming West Pender Street in Vancouver.
Address: Rutherglen, ON
Why You Need To Go: Hallmark's heart-warming movie Northern Lights of Christmas (2018) features the Northeastern town of Rutherglen near North Bay.
Address: Huntsville, Ontario
Why You Need To Go: Fans of Hallmark's A Veteran's Christmas (2018) can visit the magical snowy locations of North Bay and Huntsville, Ontario where the movie was filmed.
Prince of Wales Hotel in Niagara-on-the-Lake
Address: Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
Why You Need To Go: If you loved Netflix's The Holiday Calendar (2018) then you'll want to visit the picturesque Niagara-on-the-Lake where the movie was filmed. Some of the filming locations include the Prince of Wales Hotel.
Address: Almonte, ON
Why You Need To Go: The beautiful city of Almonte is featured in this year's new Hallmark movie Christmas Scavenger Hunt (2019).