Summerland Festival of Lights


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 last year’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!