28th Annual Civic Light Up

  • Wednesday, November 29 2023, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Kick off the holiday season and celebrate the Spirit of the North Healthcare Foundation's Festival of Trees opening night at the Canada Games Plaza on November 29 from 6 to 8 p.m.

The event’s centrepiece, the Plaza light up, will take place at 7:40 pm outside Canada Games Plaza. Join friends, family, and fellow community members for live entertainment and activities including:

❄ Live music
❄ Street hockey
❄ Face painting
❄ Pop Up Playday at Prince George Public Library
❄ Christmas tree craft at Two Rivers Gallery
❄ Visits from Santa, Mr. PG, and more special guest mascots

Get tasty treats from Origins Cafe, Datsan Cho Bannock, and Levy Canada and enter the draw to win awesome prizes including:

❄ Tourism PG gift basket
❄ 4 Spruce Kings home game tickets
❄ 4 tickets to Champions of Magic at the CN Centre
❄ Six foot balsam fir Christmas tree from Angel Valley Tree Farm

Entertainment schedule: 

  • 6:05 UHNBC Drummers
  • 6:15 Dance Your Hart Out
  • 6:30 Enchainement Dance Centre
  • 6:45 Cantata Singers
  • 7:00 Grace Hoksbergen
  • 7:15 Chris Goodwin

Complimentary hot cocoa will be served and a fireworks show will follow at 7:45 pm.

This year’s event is a partnership between the City of Prince George through the Prince George Conference and Civic Centre, the Spirit of the North, the Festival of Trees, CKPG News, 99.3 Rewind Radio, 101.3 The River, and Russell Audio-Visual. Learn more. 


Canada Games Plaza. 725 Canada Games Way (located outside the Prince George Conference and Civic Centre main entrance).