Plan your evening - Christmas Lights Across Canada 2017
Magical winter lightscapes show
The magical winter lightscapes multimedia show follows the exciting journey of Grizzli, Fox and Snowman through imaginary landscapes on their quest for light. Inspired by Canada’s nature, climate and culture, this fairy tale combines digital projection technology, lighting, and an accompanying original sound track with the architectural splendour of the Parliament Buildings. The show will be presented every night in loop from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. from December 8 to January 7, 2018.
Official lighting route
In Canada’s Capital Region, the winter landscape glows with hundreds of thousands of dazzling holiday lights that brighten Confederation Boulevard, Canada’s ceremonial route circling the heart of the Capital. The Boulevard encompasses Wellington Street, Mackenzie Street, Elgin Street and Sussex Drive in downtown Ottawa, as well as Laurier Street in Gatineau and the Alexandra Bridge.
Some of the best places to experience the lights include the front lawn of Parliament Hill, Confederation Square and the Alexandra Bridge. Confederation Boulevard will be illuminated daily from 4:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. until January 7, 2018.
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