Winter Lights Festival

Event Details

This event finished on 22 November 2020

Enjoy a flurry of holiday spirit at Brampton’s Winter Lights Festival

New! Drive-Thru Light Experience
Gage Park | Friday, November 20; Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22 from 6 to 10 PM​
Drive through Gage Park and see it shine with more light installations than ever before at the Drive-Thru Light Experience all weekend long! Registration is required to participate. Click here​ to book your spot.

Christmas Market presented by TD
Ken Whillans Square | Friday, November 20 from 4 to 10 PM; Saturday, November 21 from 11 AM to 11 PM and Sunday, November 22 from 11 am to 8 PM
Start your holiday shopping at this year’s outdoor Christmas Market in Ken Whillans Square presented by TD, complete with unique gifts and sweet treats. The first 50 attendees each day will receive a $10.00 Downtown BIA gift certificate as a door crasher prize. The market will follow Peel Public Health guidelines – visitors will be required to wear a mask, practice physical distancing where possible, and maintain good hygiene.​

Annual Tree Lighting powered by Alectra Utilities
Friday, November 20 at 5:30 PM
The annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, powered by Alectra Utilities, is Brampton’s official kick-off celebration for the holiday season. This year, visit the entertainment section below at 5:30 pm to join a countdown with Mayor Patrick Brown to light over 10,000 Christmas lights on the City’s 60-foot spruce tree in Ken Whillans Square. There will be no in-person event this year.

Brampton Santa Claus Parade presented by the Rotary Club of Brampton
Brampton Santa Claus Parade Facebook page | Saturday, November 21 at 5 PM
The Brampton Santa Claus Parade, presented by the Rotary Club of Brampton, will take place online this year. For the first time ever, residents can enjoy a special online presentation starting at 5 pm on the Brampton Santa Claus Parade Facebook page. The presentation features highlights from past years and new footage of Santa as he travels through Brampton! There will be no in-person event this year. Visit for more information.​​​