Lights at Lafarge

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Lights at Lafarge Kick-off Event

Join the celebration with live performances on the TD Community Plaza stage, dazzling light displays that encircle the walking loops around the lake, food vendors, roving performers, family crafts and more! This year’s kick-off event will take place entirely outdoors so visitors should dress for the weather as they take in the festivities.

R.S.V.P. to the Facebook Event for event details and reminders.

Share your photos with us by tagging #lightsatlafarge and #explorecoquitlam.

2022 Lights at Lafarge - Sponsor Band

Event Schedule

TD Community Plaza

6:05 p.m. – Coastal Sound Music Academy Choir Performance
6:40 p.m. – Choral Connections Choir Performance
7:30 p.m. – Opening Celebration Fire Performance
7:55 p.m. – Closing Remarks

West Lake Village

5 – 8 p.m. – Live Music with DJ Bella
5 – 8 p.m. – Coquitlam Public Library
Vote for your favourite festive carol and make a holiday button 
5 – 8 p.m. – Evergreen Cultural Centre
Create your own jingle bell ornament using festive colours and materials
5 – 8 p.m. – Place des Arts
Decorate a holiday lantern to celebrate the concept of light

Food Trucks

Come early or stay late to grab a bite to eat from the on-site food vendors serving from 5 – 9 p.m. Foodies can enjoy a variety of delicious options, with service on both sides of the lake. Enjoy warm beverages, comfort food and plant-based options.

Getting to Lights at Lafarge 

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 Trip Planner or ride the SkyTrain to the Lafarge Lake-Douglas Station for easy access to Town Centre Park.

If you’re driving to Town Centre Park, check the City’s digital parking counters to view real time parking availability. Please note there is no event parking at the Evergreen Cultural Centre before 7:30 p.m.

Kick-off Event Survey

Did you attend the Lights at Lafarge Kick-off Event on Nov. 26? Let us know how we did!

Participate in the event survey for a chance to win a $100 gift card from our Event Survey Partner, Coquitlam Centre. The survey will be open until 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10. 

Take the Survey

I understand by submitting this form I am consenting to the collection, storage, use and disclosure of my personal information for the purposes of the Lights at Lafarge Survey in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. I understand that my personal information will be disclosed to a third-party service provider (i.e. website host Civic Plus) located in Canada for the purpose of processing my survey. If you have questions or concerns about the collection of your personal information please contact Wondy Chan, Acting Cultural and Community Event Supervisor, by emailing or calling 604- 927-6968.

Corporate Partners Support Community Events 

Special thanks to the Lights at Lafarge Presenting and Event Survey Partner, Coquitlam Centre.

Thanks to our Entertainment Partner, Port of Vancouver; Kick-off Partners, FortisBC and Nandos; and West Lake Village Partner, Coast Capital Savings.

Coquitlam's Corporate Partners program builds relationships with the business community and provides revenue to enhance City events, programs and services. For more information, visit the web page or email the Corporate Partners team.

Park Spark Pop-ups at Lights at Lafarge

Join Coquitlam's Park Spark team at Metro Vancouver’s largest free outdoor light display – Lights at Lafarge! We'll be hosting activations nightly Tuesdays to Saturdays throughout the season.

Visit the Park Spark web page to view the upcoming schedule.

About Lights at Lafarge Presenting and Event Survey Partner, Coquitlam Centre

Situated in the heart of the Tri-Cities, Coquitlam Centre features over 910,000 square feet of retail on two spacious levels. Coquitlam Centre is the fifth largest shopping centre in British Columbia, offering over 200 retailers including Hudson’s Bay, Walmart, London Drugs, Sport Chek, T&T Supermarket, Best Buy, Golf Town, Apple, UNIQLO, lululemon athletica, Sephora, MAC, Aritzia, Plenty, Urban Barn and H&M all in one convenient location. Coquitlam Centre is a Morguard Managed Property.