Summerland Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights


Sched­ule of Events 

5:00pm — Santa arrives! Watch the Santa pro­ces­sion down Main Street

5:00pm– 9:00pm: Down­town mer­chants, Gift and food ven­dors open to wel­come fes­ti­val goers

5:15pmMain Stage enter­tain­ment starts on Main Street:

Events run­ning all evening:

  • Twit­ter Wall at Main Stage (#slandlightup)
  • Pho­tos with Santa at Full Cir­cle Outlet
  • Santa’s Work­shop Craft event at Sum­mer­land Credit Union
  • Let­ters to Santa at the Post Office
  • Three ice carvers cre­at­ing sea­sonal ice sculptures
  • Sea­son Sparkles at Sum­mer­land Art Gallery
  • Fish­ing Pond children’s game at Peanut & Pump­kins Kids Shop, Vic­to­ria Road
  • Annual Chilli Night at IOOF Hall on Main Street
  • Photo Booths (#slandlightup)
  • ATV train in Memo­r­ial Park
  • Pony Rides in Memo­r­ial Park
  • Sum­mer­land United Church events: Mac n’ Cheese din­ner, Wheel of For­tune, Kids Zone with CD Mak­ing and Crafts.
  • Three bouncy cas­tles: Dino Cas­tle, Avalanche Moun­tain, and a 30-foot long Firetruck
  • Live music at the Bean­ery Cafe
  • Live music at Sweet Tooth Cafe on Vic­to­ria Road
  • Wan­der­ing street performers
  • Pedal Power” light instal­la­tion and jumbo scrab­ble on Main Street and Kelly (site of new Sum­mer­land Library in 2015)

7:00pm LIGHT-UP! Thou­sands will count down to the dra­matic moment when all of the down­town hol­i­day lights are switched on.

8:30pmFIREWORKS! Head to Kelly Street to watch the stun­ning fireworks.

8:50pmFIRE DANCING! After the fire­works, head back to Main Stage for a beau­ti­ful fire dance dis­play by Kin­shira Per­for­mance Troupe.

9:00pm — Stay out later! Live music con­tin­ues at The Bean­ery Cafe until 9:30pm.