Summerland Festival of Lights

2017 Events TBA

2016 Event details:

For a full schedule of events, check out our What’s on Guide and take a look at our Activity Map.



















  • Pho­to’s with Santa at the Summerland Library
  • Main Stage entertainment from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm presented by RE/MAX Orchard Country
  • Ice Sculptures: From 5-7 pm carvers will be creating an interactive ice throne sculpture in front of Nester’s Market. Get your photo taken in Santa’s Chair!
  • Santa’s Work­shop Craft event at Sum­mer­land Credit Union
  • Let­ters to Santa at the Post Office
  • Ice Carving: Along with an interactive ice carved “Santa’s Chair” at Nesters, a second carver will be sculpting a Christmas themed piece on Main St. by Just Delicious Sushi.
  • Bot­tle­neck Drive tast­ing room — Summerland Gold & Silver Exchange
  • Gingerbread Man Decorating Station by The RDOS in front of the Summerland Library
  • Amazing Fireworks display at 8:30 pm, brought to you by Summerland Credit Union
  • Brand new “Presence/ts on Wharton St Art Installation”, an outdoor Christmas light art installation combining thousands of lights and apple bins
  • Sea­son Sparkles at Sum­mer­land Art Gallery
  • Get you balloons and necklaces at RE/MAX Orchard Country on Victoria
  • Fish­ing Pond children’s game on Vic­to­ria Road.
  • Annual Chilli Night at IOOF Hall on Main Street
  • Games and Activ­i­ties at the United Church (Henry Ave)
  • Photo Booths & Boards (#slandlightup) at the Shopper’s Drug Mart
  • ATV train in Memo­r­ial Park
  • Pony Rides in Memo­r­ial Park
  • Two bouncy cas­tles: Dino Cas­tle, and a 30-foot long Firetruck
  • Ride “El Dia­blo”: Corner of Main St and Victoria Rd Lot until 9 pm.
  • Fun “Hi-Striker” game on Kelly Ave
  • Wandering street performers from Kinshira
  • Tons of great food and gift vendors
  • Fabulous shopping in Summerland’s festive downtown
  • Twitter Wall at Main Stage

Check out 2015’s event video to get a tiny taste of what this year’s event will look like!  Although we are definitely bigger and better this year!