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The annual Winter Lights Festival is back!


Here’s why you need to visit this magical event.

 
​The annual Winter Lights Festival, presented by Fieldgate Developments, is back in downtown Brampton for another year from November 19 to 21. Gage Park comes alive with the magic of the holiday season and here’s why you need to go:
 
Let the holiday countdown begin!
Experience the sparkle of downtown Brampton this time of year and officially kick off the season with the Tree Lighting Countdown. Watch as the massive 60-foot spruce tree in Ken Whillans Square is lit up with over 10,000 lights.
 
 
Lights, lights and more lights
Gage Park and Ken Whillans Square are transformed into a winter wonderland with magical light displays and over 145,000 sparkling LED lights. Enjoy the Winter Lights Walk-Thru Experience, presented by Alectra, and experience the magic of the season.

Snapping a pic? Use #BramptonWinterLights to share your experience.



Shop early. Support local.
The Christmas Market returns in-person all weekend long and features local artisans and vendors, bringing all of their finest items for the season. Show your support to local businesses and start your holiday shopping early as you explore the market for the perfect gift.

Check out the City of Brampton’s Instagram guide @CityBrampton featuring the market vendors and bookmark your must-have items.

Make a night of it!
If you’re going to be downtown, why not make it a whole night event? Treat your taste buds to a delicious meal or treat from one of the amazing restaurants featured in the Brampton Food Guide. Flip through the pages and find your new favourite spot. Download the newly-launched Food Guide Pass for exclusive deals and discounts too!

For more information on all of the Winter Lights festivities, visit brampton.ca/winterlights

Thank you to the event’s generous sponsors TD, Bell, Coke Canada Bottling, Meridian Credit Union and Tim Hortons.







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