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What: The Lights at Lafarge display promises to be bigger and better than ever this year with grander displays including over 100,000 twinkling lights and even more activities and holiday entertainment for the whole family. Open nightly from dusk until midnight, this is a holiday activity that is sure to wow those big and small.
Where: Evergreen Cultural Centre and Town Centre Park–1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
What: Santa has officially arrived at Coquitlam Centre’s Santaland and Santa and his Elves are eager to meet you and your little ones! This year while waiting in line to have their pictures taken, kids can attend “Elf School” and become an honourary Elf! As usual, photos with Santa will happen all day long and are available for pick-up immediately following your visit.
Where: Coquitlam Centre – 2929 Barnet Hwy, Coquitlam
When: Now until December 24. Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 9 pm. Sunday 10 am to 6 pm. Please note that Santa feeds his reindeer at approximately 12:30 pm, 3 pm, and 6pm. Open December 24 from 10 am to 3 pm.
What: For the last 18 years, the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train has been travelling through over 150 communities, and raised close to $10.6 million and 3.6 million pounds of food for local food banks. Travelling all the way from Quebec to BC, the last stop this year is in Port Coquitlam. Expect an amazing light show from the 1,000 foot long train, music from internationally acclaimed musician Dallas Smith, as well as other festive surprises for the whole family.
Where: 300 Ioco Road, Port Moody – behind Port Moody Arena and Recreation Centre
When: Saturday, December 17 at 4:20 pm
Admission: Free, but be sure to bring food or cash donations!
What: Join Caelestra, a traditional Celtic ensemble, at the Evergreen Cultural Centre for an evening of Yuletide music both old and new from around the globe. With five talented musicians playing the flute, harp, guitars, hand drums, and the cello, this concert is full of rich vocal harmonies that will keep you captivated from beginning to end.
Where: Evergreen Cultural Centre – 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam
When: Sunday, December 18, at 7:30 pm
Admission: Adults $25, Seniors $20, Students $16
Closest to: Lafarge Lake-Douglas
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