Christmas Lights Across Canada

November 30, 2020, to January 7, 2021

The Christmas Lights Across Canada program is being transformed for its 36th edition. A bright and warm experience awaits you from November 30, 2020, to January 7, 2021.

All Canadians across the country will be able to enjoy Christmas Lights Across Canada.

IllumiNATION — A celebration of lights across Canada

From December 17, 2020, to January 7, 2021, let yourself be dazzled by IllumiNATION! The virtual show takes you on a magical cross-Canada journey that will amaze young and old alike.

Join us on Thursday, December 17 at 8 pm (ET) as the virtual show will be premiered!


Numerous artistic performances in the company of Gregory Charles and various talented Canadians!

Learn more about the virtual show

Pathway of lights in Canada's capital region

From November 30, 2020, to January 7, 2021

Every evening, from 5:30 pm to 1 am

Be charmed by the thousands of dazzling holiday lights that brighten Confederation Boulevard, Canada's ceremonial route that circles the heart of the Capital. Follow the route and admire the illuminated sites including the National War Memorial, the Garden of Provinces and Territories and the view from the Alexandra Bridge.

Learn more about the pathway of lights

Let's share our light

This year more than ever, all Canadians will be invited to share the lights that illuminate their community! Every Canadian capital, municipality and city will be encouraged to contribute to the illumination of the country.

Share your most beautiful lights by using the hashtag #ChristmasLightsAcrossCanada.

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