Lights at Lafarge
Presenting Partner Coquitlam Centre

2019 Lights at Lafarge - Presented by Coquitlam Centre Welcome to Lights at Lafarge Welcome to Lights at Lafarge Flower Display at Lights at Lafarge Light Entrance Light Display TD Community Plaza Fire Show Fire Dancers at Lights at Lafarge Performer at the Fire Show Juggling Buskers at Lights at Lafarge Buddy the Elf! Enjoying the Food Truck eats!

Lights at Lafarge Kick-off Event Survey

Did you attend the Lights at Lafarge Kick-off Event & Fire Show on Nov. 30? If so, we'd love to hear from you. Please provide your feedback for a chance to win a $100 Gift Card for Coquitlam Centre.

  Share your feedback – Take the Lights at Lafarge Kick-off Event Survey

Contest Rules

The 2019 Lights at Lafarge Kick-off Event Survey Contest Rules are here.

Help Us Set a World Record at Jingle Bells Night

Jingle Bells NightJoin Coquitlam’s Park Spark team at Lafarge Lake on Friday, Dec. 20 from 7 – 8 p.m. and help us set a world record for 2,000 voices singing Jingle Bells.

Multiple caroling groups will be stationed around the lake, filling Town Centre Park with the sound of holiday cheer. These caroling groups include Choral Connections, Cuties Ukulele Circle, 5th Coquitlam Scouts, CA Church, Heidi Tsui and friends and more.

At 7:30 p.m., everyone will stop where they are and join in a community sing-a-long of Jingle Bells. We encourage event-goers to bring their own jingle bells and dress in their best holiday attire. Be sure to snap a selfie with the festive roving mascots around the lake.  

Lights at Lafarge Seasonal Hours of Operation

Concession Information

donutsCannoli King – Located in Parking Lot D

Hours of Operation: 4 – 10 p.m.

  • Open | Dec. 1 – Jan 19
  • Closed | Dec. 24, 25, 31, Jan. 1   

Gordo's Concession – Located in Parking Lot D

Hours of Operation: 4 – 10 p.m.

  • Open | Dec. 1 –  22 | Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Open | Dec. 22 – Jan. 6 | Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Closed | Dec. 25
  • Open | Jan. 7 – 19 | Friday, Saturday, Sunday

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Light Zones & Features

maple leaf lightThe dazzling light displays that encircle the 1.2 km Lafarge Lake loop will be on at dusk – approx. 4:30 p.m. They are designed into more than 10 zones including a winter lights entry gate, 90-foot caterpillar, woodland garden, outdoor dining table illuminated by a chandelier, fantasy forest with an elfin tree house, lighted woodland creatures, illuminated maple leafs, salmon, floating lotus flowers and giant-sized mushrooms, beehive and flowers.

Join the Lights at Lafarge Light Brigade

We're looking for volunteers, school groups or businesses who want to get involved in Lights at Lafarge. Help create new features, install special displays, lead the community in song with carols on Jingle Bells night or host a pop-up activity night with the Park Spark team.

If you're interested, email to get involved. 

sparky the fireflyFree Weekly Activities!

Enhance your Lights at Lafarge experience by participating in free activities ​at the lake. Join Coquitlam's Park Spark staff and volunteer team for pop-up activities including scavenger hunts, caroling and special themed nights. Share your photos using #parkspark — we want to see how much fun you're having!

Meet in the Park Spark Zone on the TD Community Plaza, 5 – 9 p.m. Free parking is available in Town Centre Park. No parking available at the Evergreen Cultural Centre. 

Wednesday, Dec. 11 – Oh Tractor Tree

  • Even our Parks Tractor is getting in on the fun! Stop by the TD Community Plaza and take a selfie. 

Thursday, Dec. 12 – Foursquare Church Night

  • Get into the spirit of the season with Foursquare Church. They will lead a festive caroling sing-a-long.

Friday, Dec. 13 – Environmental Services Night

  • Take a walk on the wild side with Coquitlam’s Environmental Services.

Saturday, Dec. 14 – Winter Sweater Night

  • Dress in your best holiday sweater while visiting the Lights at Lafarge. Prizes will be awarded for the best sweaters.

Sunday, Dec. 15 – Light it Up Sports

  • Join the Park Spark team and play light up Frizbee, badminton and much more at the Park Spark Zone in the TD Community Plaza. 

Monday, Dec. 16 – Carnival Night

  • Come one, come all! Try your hand at some fun games at the Park Spark Zone in the TD Community Plaza.

Tuesday, Dec. 17 – Disco Night

  • Grab your friends and family, wear your brightest outfit and join us for a dance party around Lafarge Lake.

Wednesday, Dec. 18 – CA Church Host Night

  • Get in to the spirit of the season with CA Church as they lead a festive caroling sing-a-long on the West side of Lafarge Lake.

Thursday, Dec. 19 – Let it Snow!

  • Step into the winter season with our life-sized photo snow globe at the  Park Spark Zone in the TD Community Plaza.
  • Get in to the spirit of the season with CA Church as they lead a festive caroling sing-a-long on the West side of Lafarge Lake.

Friday, Dec. 20 – Jingle Bells Night

  • Help set a world record at Jingle Bells Night on Friday, Dec. 20, 7 – 8 p.m. 

Saturday, Dec. 21 – Mascot Parade

  • Discover hidden mascots around Lafarge Lake in this fun, interactive hunt. Don't forget to snap a selfie or pose for a picture with the ​mascots. 

Getting Here & Parking

While there is some on-site parking at Town Centre Park, the Lights at Lafarge are popular and can get busy. Event-goers are encouraged to walk, carpool or take transit. Use Translink's TripPlanner or ride the SkyTrain to the Lafarge Lake-Douglas Station for easy access to Town Centre Park.

There is no event parking at the Evergreen Cultural Centre. 

Thanks to our 2019 Corporate Partners

2019 Lights at Lafarge - Sponsor Band
Coquitlam Centre Miss604 The Tri-City News Port of Vancouver Envision Financial

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