Light Up Grand Bend

November 16th, 5:30-7:30pm

Schedule of Events:

6pm: Light Up Grand Bend – gather at the parkette in front of the Welcome Centre for the official Tree Lighting Ceremony

6:15pm: Santa arrives by horse & carriage! Treats for one and all. Enjoy hot chocolate (courtesy of Tim Horton’s), hot apple cider and cookies (courtesy of Sobeys) served by West Coast Lions while the Huron Shores United Church Choir sings your favourite Christmas Carols. Free horse and carriage rides.

6:30pm: Santa awards prizes for the Light Up Grand Bend Poster Competition. Expression Dance Art troupe (ages 2-years+) performs.

Help the Food Bank

Donations of non-perishable goods for the local Food Bank greatly appreciated. Drop-off points include Pine Dale Motor Inn and the Welcome Centre.

Remember a Loved One

Celebration of Life Tree: Buy a Star ornament for $5 or more in memory of a loved one or pet until mid-December. Stars placed on the big Christmas Tree in the parkette.

Christmas Decorating Contest

Christmas Decorating Contest: Every business and residence is encouraged to turn on their Christmas lights by Friday, November 13 at 6:15pm! Nominate your favourite Christmas lights display. Forms available at Pine Dale Motor Inn, Baillie’s Picture Framing, Welcome Centre, akSence, Home Hardware, RONA and Foodies. Prizes awarded in six categories: Home for Christmas, Aurora Borealis, Gleaming Little Gem, Countryside Dazzler, Kid Friendly and Business Beauty. Nominations need to be submitted by December 6.

February 16-24, 2019
Head to Cobo Hall for the 61st annual Detroit Boat Show!
January 14th - 27th
Head to the 2019 North American Auto Show this year and experience the most modern, innovative products in the automotive market
March 14th - 17th
Novi's famous boat show will be start on March 14th and run until the 17th!
January 26, 2019 @ 8:00am - 10:00am
The Edsel and Eleanor Ford House is the perfect place to bird watch this winter!
February 8th - 10th
Join Downtown Utica for their annual Ice Show!
February 23, 2019 @ 8:00am - 10:00am
The Edsel and Eleanor Ford House is the perfect place to bird watch this winter!
September 12-15, 2019
Head to Lake St. Clair Metropark for the 9th annual Metro Boat Show!
Saturday, June 1st
Take advantage of this awesome opportunity to help raise money for a great cause and exercise!