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.
Last year the first night of the season was on Saturday, November 24th, and the last night was on Sunday, January 20th .
Christmas Lights at Lafarge
Lights at Lafarge is a free attraction that usually runs from late November until around the third week in January.
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 2019
In 2019/20 Lights at Lafarge runs from November 30, 2019, until January 2020. 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 30th Opening Night
On opening night of the season there is typically a special free event outdoors at Lafarge Lake and indoors at the Evergreen Cultural Centre between 6:00 and 8:30 pm. The celebrations feature 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. In 2019, opening night will be held on Saturday November 30.
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.