Lights at Lafarge is a free winter attraction that features over 100,000 Christmas lights and festive displays around Coquitlam’s Lafarge Lake at night.
Christmas Lights at Lafarge
Lights at Lafarge is a free attraction that runs from late November until around the third week in January. Over the 2017/18 season it went from November 25, 2017, until January 21, 2018.
During the event the 1.2 km pathway around Lafarge Lake in Coquitlam is decorated with sparkling holiday lights. There are illuminated archways to walk under, Christmas light reindeer to admire and various themed areas throughout the park including a Fantasy Forest, Arbour Walk and Woodland Garden.
The winter holiday displays at Lights at Lafarge are beautiful and highly recommended if you’re ever in the area.
Lights at Lafarge 2018
In 2018/19 we expect the Lights at Lafarge to take place from about November 24, 2018, until January 20, 2019. Traditionally, the lights are illuminated daily from 4:30 until 11:00 pm, and on New Year’s Eve from 4:30 pm until 1 am.
November 25th Opening Night in 2017
On opening night of the season, on Saturday, November 25th, 2017, there was a special free event outdoors at Lafarge Lake and indoors at the Evergreen Cultural Centre between 2:30 and 5:30 pm.
The November 25th celebrations featured street performers, free cookies and hot cocoa, craft activities for children, a vendor market, choir performances, a photo booth and the official lighting of the park’s Christmas illuminations. We look forward to a similar celebration to be repeated in 2018.
Where is Lights at Lafarge?
Lights at Lafarge takes place at Coquitlam’s Lafarge Lake at the corner of Guildford Way and Pinetree Way which is right next to the Evergreen Line’s new Lafarge Lake-Douglas SkyTrain Station.
For more information on this free holiday event in Coquitlam click Lights at Lafarge.
For information on other similar attractions in the Lower Mainland click Top Christmas Activities.