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Festival of Lights

Festival Event

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Accessibility Notes

The site offers easy access for all, including persons with mobility impairments.

Ages Festival is Appropriate For

It is appropriate for persons of all age groups.

This event is held at the Fig Tree Park on Bay Street every year on the first Friday in December. The park is transformed into an illuminated wonderland each evening. Colorful large lightbulbs and hanging ornaments are used to decorate the Fig Tree. Light art displays are installed along the festival route, and three boats lit with changing colors are afloat in the harbor.

Also, there is nighttime entertainment, with live bands performing and activities for people of all ages, including singing of Christmas carols.

The festival is free and has become a major Christmas holiday attraction and cultural event for the residents and visitors.

Pet Friendly Notes

No pets are permitted.