Bright Walk in White Rock

Christmas tree and lights at Memorial Park

Join us for the Bright Walk in White Rock light up and tree lighting ceremony in Memorial Park on Saturday, Dec. 10, 5 to 7 p.m.

The City of White Rock presents an evening of free, festive, family fun on Saturday, Dec. 10. 

Experience an evening of new light displays and photo opportunities, the 20-foot tree lighting ceremony with Mayor Knight and White Rock City Council, live entertainment, activities and games, walk through the Christmas Market at the White Rock Museum, free hot chocolate, and a special visit from Santa Claus!

Christmas tree with white lights and ornaments lit up at night time

Magical Lights

Beyond the lighting of the Christmas tree, there are many new light installations including an illuminated light tunnel. Each night, enjoy holiday-themed lights on the White Rock Pier, Canada’s Longest Pier.

Santa Claus waving

Say Hello to Santa! 

Santa Clause will be stopping by Bright Walk in White Rock from 5 to 7 p.m. Snap a photo with the family or take a selfie with Jolly St. Nick.

drawing contest santa ice skating

Drawing Contest!

Create your best holiday themed drawing and be entered to win one of our great prizes, including a gift basket from Ricardo's Kandy Korner.

Drawings will be based on creativity and use of colour, not just drawing ability.


  1. Download the Drawing Form
  2. Create your design
  3. Snap a photo
  4. Upload to the Bright Walk in White Rock Facebook Event page.

child decorating gingerbread men shaped cookies with sprinkles

Cookie Decorating Station

Decorate holiday shaped cookies at the Cookie Decoration Station, presented by Hillcrest Bakery.

Three men wearing santa hats, jumping

Live Entertainment

Sing along to a vibrant and energetic performance from the Gingerbread Men Trio.

Plus, enjoy live music from the evenings DJ, Airwaves Music.  

Hot chocolate beverage

Free Hot Chocolate

Enjoy a free, warm hot chocolate, courtesty of the White Rock BIA. Pick up a coupon and head over to Crazy Cows for a cup of hot coco before strolling through the lights at Memorial Park.

Christmas Craft Market

Christmas Craft Market

Celebrate the magic of the season as the White Rock Museum and Archives gallery transforms into a holiday market with more than 30 local artisans. 

The Christmas Craft Market is open Saturday, Dec. 10 until 8 p.m. Visit for more information.

Festive fun for the whole family! Enjoy the magical light displays and photo opportunities at Bright Walk in White Rock and share your photos with #WinterInWhiteRock.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Bright Walk in White Rock light up event and tree lighting ceremony is brought to you by:

Memorial Plaza Entertainment Partner: 
BC Film & Television Industry motion picture community initiative

Produced by:
White Rock City

Community Sponsors:

National Bank Financial

Airwaves Music

Hillcrest Bakery

Ricardo's Kandy Korner

White Rock BIA

Bright Walk in White Rock lights up the waterfront nightly from Dec. 10 to Jan. 8