by Catherine Dunwoody
Imagine 28,000 square feet of Christmas entertaining ideas, delectable gift shopping, and décor all under one roof. The Christmas Store at Potters Nurseries in South Surrey is open now until Christmas Eve, and you have never seen a thing like it.
The foodie on your list will love the thought you put into creating your own culinary gift basket, delicious hostess gift, or stocking stuffers for them. Think hot chocolate packs, dips, soups, crackers, sauces, jellies, British biscuits, and preserves from local wineries. Bacon candy canes? Why not. Ornaments with a food theme? How does the burger and fries grab you? And nutcrackers? Imagine an entire section dedicated to a jaw dropping display and variety of options that make fabulous gifts.
Décor inspiration and gift ideas runs the gamut here too, from a frosty winter white palette to traditional red and green, or geared to the gardener, the pet lover and well, just name it.
On weekends, festive live music put everyone in the holiday spirit, plus Santa and Mrs. Claus make appearances at the store from 10 am – 3 pm on Saturdays and from 11 am to 3 pm on Sundays, from December 2 to December 17.
Grinch wouldn’t stand a chance here. This Christmas happy place is a force to be reckoned with.