Summerland Festival of Lights

Christmas Events Around Summerland

Cul­tural Dis­trict Activities


The Cul­tural District’s activ­i­ties on Fri­day, Nov. 25th from 5 pm – 9 pm:

  • Season’s Sparkles Gift Shop fea­tur­ing cre­ative wares and art­work by local artists, includ­ing the Sum­mer­land Pot­ters’ Guild (open­ing night sales sup­port­ing the Food Bank)
  • Sum­mer­land Art Club’s inau­gural Christ­mas Show down­stairs in the Arts Centre
  • Singers from Tracy Fehr Voice Stu­dio (6–6:45 pm), Kris­tine Nemirovski & Ryan Schick (7:15–8 pm)
  • Kids Cre­ative Art Station
  • Sum­mer­land Museum open until late

Activ­i­ties con­tinue on Sat­ur­day, Novem­ber 26th from 10am to 2pm:

  • A Wreath-Making Work­shop run by the Friends of the Sum­mer­land Orna­men­tal Gar­dens for $45 per wreath. Kids and fam­i­lies are welcome!
  • Sum­mer­land Art Club’s Christ­mas Art Show

And through­out the Hol­i­day Sea­son until Decem­ber 24th, the Arts Cen­tre and Gift Shop are open Mon­days to Sat­ur­days from 10am – 4pm. The Art Instal­la­tion will be lit from 5pm – 10pm daily.


Fur­ther Infor­ma­tion:

Con­tact: Karan Bowyer,    250–494-4494

Con­tact: Elaine Watts,    778–516-1500

Ket­tle Val­ley Steam Rail­way Christ­mas Trains












Expe­ri­ence the magic of Christ­mas at the Ket­tle Val­ley Steam Railway!

Make this an annual fam­ily tra­di­tion. The Sum­mer­land Christ­mas Express her­alds the magic of the sea­son with twin­kling lights, music and jolly old Santa. You’ll be enchanted by the Christ­mas lights on homes along the rail line and on the 3716 loco­mo­tive. Coaches and Sta­tion will also be decked with sea­son sparkle set­ting the stage for your fam­ily to enjoy Santa, our colour­ful Coach hosts and Christ­mas car­ols. Each child receives a Christ­mas goodie bag to take home. Reser­va­tions are a must.1–877-494‑8424

  • Decem­ber 10, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Decem­ber 11, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Decem­ber 17, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Decem­ber 18, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Decem­ber 19, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Decem­ber 20, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Decem­ber 21, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm
  • Decem­ber 22, 2016 @ 4:30pm & 6:30pm

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