This multi-day event captures all of the tradition, heritage and charm of a good old fashioned Christmas Festival. Each year the festival is growing in size and scope, with fantastic activities. This year there will be several new surprises so be sure to check this website early and often for updates. If you are interested in getting involved or have any questions please contact: Guy Lapointe (403) 782-1263 or email glapointe@lacombe.ca.

Light Up the Night 2021 Schedule

Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

Time: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Performing Arts Centre

In support of Lacombe Performing Arts Centre and Lacombe Historical Society. Silent auction to bring home the centerpiece of the season. Vote for the people’s choice award.

 

Book Sale

Time: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre

Check out the great selection of previously loved books, movies, music and magazines. Something for everyone!

 

Under $100 Art Market

Time: 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre

This fabulous event features original drawings, paintings, woodworking, handcrafted jewelry, fibre art, photography and pottery from local artisans and artists.  It’s all priced under $100 for affordable gift-giving.

 

Lacombe’s Christmas Faire

Time: 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre

Warm up at the LMC and peruse the many vendors who will have their very best products for sale.  A wide variety of local food and seasonal crafts is available; a perfect time to stock up for the holidays, or shop for unique gifts!

 

Echo Energy Santa Claus Parade

Time: 6 p.m.

Santa Claus is coming to town!  Come check out Lacombe’s tenth annual parade, but be sure to get there early as the streets are going to be busy.  Please dress warm in case St. Nick gets delayed. 

 

Moonlight Madness

Lacombe Centre Mall and Downtown Lacombe 

Participating businesses have exclusive draw prize forms that can be found in this year’s Light Up the Night insert in the Lacombe Express.

 

Lift Someone into the Light

Time: St. Andrew’s United Church

Location: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 

This season we invite you to remember and celebrate those special people in your life. You can place a picture, their name, or a word or two of your story into an ornament (supplied) and hang it on a tree. Free hot chocolate is also provided – all are welcome. 

 

Fire Dancers

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: LMC Courtyard

 

Take a break from your shopping and check out the always popular and mesmerizing fire performers. 

 

Lacombe’s Christmas Faire

Time: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre

Warm up at the LMC and enjoy the many vendors who will have their very best products for sale.  A wide variety of local food and seasonal crafts will be available; a perfect time to stock up for the holidays.

 

Under $100 Art Market

Time:  10am – 6 p.m. 

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre

This fabulous event features original drawings, paintings, woodworking, handcrafted jewelry, fibre art, photography and pottery from local artisans and artists. It’s all priced under $100 for affordable gift-giving.

Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

Time: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Performing Arts Centre

In support of Lacombe Performing Arts Centre and Lacombe Historical Society. Silent auction to bring home the centerpiece of the season. Vote for the people’s choice award.

 

Scrooged Up!

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Lacombe Performing Arts Theatre

Click this Link ! to check ticket availability and prices

 

Festival of Christmas

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Burman University Choral Union Christmas Concert live stream

View the concert here: www.livestream.com/burmanu

Lacombe Christmas Faire

Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre

The annual Christmas market features an abundance of tables with homemade crafts, gifts, art and home-based business items.  Find those one-of-a-kind gifts and get your Christmas shopping done early!

 

Under $100 Art Market

Time: 10am – 4 p.m. 

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre

This fabulous event features original drawings, paintings, woodworking, handcrafted jewelry, fibre art, photography and pottery from local artisans and artists.  It’s all priced under $100 for affordable gift-giving.

 

Free Movie: The Polar Express 3D

Time: 10 am.

Location: Lacombe City Cinemas

Enjoy this late morning showing on the house. Rush seating is in place, and the concession will be open to handle your holiday snack cravings. Please observe Alberta Health Guidelines.

 

Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

Time: 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Location: Lacombe Performing Arts Centre

In support of Lacombe Performing Arts Centre and Lacombe Historical Society. Silent auction to bring home the centerpiece of the season. Vote for the people’s choice award.

 

Scrooged Up!

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Lacombe Performing Arts Theatre

Click this Link ! to check ticket availability and prices

 

Virtual visits with Santa

Time: 4:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Click HERE to book your time !

Brought to you by Jo(e) Youth Creative 

 

Festival of Christmas

Time: 4 p.m.

Location: Burman University Choral Union Christmas Concert live stream

View the concert here: www.livestream.com/burmanu

 

Free Christmas Swim

Time: 5:15 p.m. – 8:15 p.m.

Location: Kinsmen Aquatic Centre

FREE Wibit Public Swim for Lacombe’s Light Up the Night.

Book your spot up to 3 days in advance! Online at Lacombe.ca/pool or over the phone at 403-782-1278.

 

Scrooged Up!

Time:  7:00 pm

Location: Lacombe Performing Arts Theatre

Click this Link ! to check ticket availability and prices

Fireworks Cancelled until further notice

Time: Cancelled until further notice.

Location: Cranna Lake

That’s not a typo!  Cranna Lake will be set aglow with a spectacular fireworks display set against a wintery backdrop.  The lake should be frozen by then, so we should be able to allow some skating and tobogganing – weather permitting, of course. 

Community Lights Competition 2021 

Does the thought of an amazing, super-festive and totally cool household Christmas lights display set your heart aflutter? If so, then Lacombe Express and Perfect Lights want you to channel your inner Griswold and show us what you’ve got!

Complete the entry form below to enter the competition and Good luck ! 

All entries for 2021 Community Lights Competition have been submitted, now vote for your favourite before December 17th, 2021

To vote for your favourite lights display Please the Map below and Click VOTE HERE. to cast your ballet, one vote per person.

 

 

 

 

 

 

2021 Parade Route
2021 Santa Claus Parade Route


The Echo Energy Santa Claus Parade 2021!

Interested in participating in the Echo Energy Santa Claus Parade for 2021?

Complete and submit the Santa Claus Parade Entry Form

before November, 23, 2021 to join in all the festive fun!

Light Up The Night Photo Gallery