Fall Events

Rutland Winter Light Up

Event Details

2024-11-30 to 2024-11-30
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250 Rutland Rd N, Kelowna, BC V1X 2C4, Canada


A Gateway to Winter Delights

When and Where

The Rutland Winter Light Up is set to take place on November 30, 2024 The festivities will be happening in Rutland, a charming community located within the city of Kelowna, British Columbia. The event typically kicks off in the afternoon and lasts until late in the evening.

The Experience

The Rutland Winter Light Up is a beloved annual event that marks the beginning of the winter season in Kelowna. With the entire Rutland community glowing under a canopy of lights, the festival creates an enchanting atmosphere that's full of holiday spirit.

Visitors can anticipate an array of attractions, such as the much-anticipated tree lighting ceremony, live music, entertainment performances, festive food and beverage stalls, and a spectacular firework display to cap off the night. Local artisans and retailers often set up stalls, giving visitors the opportunity to start their holiday shopping early.

For the Kids

The event is a family affair. Children are kept engaged with activities such as face painting, carolling, arts and crafts, and a visit from Santa Claus himself. There’s also a special 'Kids Zone' for them to explore and enjoy.

Transportation and Parking

While there's limited parking available in Rutland, attendees are encouraged to use public transportation if possible, to help reduce congestion. Regular bus routes serve the Rutland area, and special shuttle services often operate during the event.

Other Information

Dress warmly, as the event is held outdoors, and the late November weather in Kelowna can be quite cold. The event is wheelchair-accessible and pet-friendly, but pets must be kept on a leash.