Light Up the Square 2018

Light Up the Square 2018

Light Up the Square from 5 to 9 pm
Holiday Street Market from 3 to 11 pm

Celebration Square presented by Amacon Construction Ltd. Come early and shop late at the Holiday Street Market.

Schedule

3 pm - Holiday Street Market - features more than 40 artisan and food vendors
5:05 pm - DJ Live Spin & Skate
5:30 pm - RupLoops
6 pm - DJ Live Spin & Skate
6:15 pm - The Free Label - Human Jukebox
7 pm - Official Ceremony and lighting of the Christmas tree
7:20 pm - RupLoops
7:50 pm - The Free Label - Human Jukebox
8:30 pm - DJ Live Spin & Skate

Feel the Magic

Take in live performances and entertainment surrounded by thousands of twinkly lights.

  • The Orpheum by Art & Science is an interactive installation and musical instrument combining touch, sound, and lights. There's no right or wrong way to play--improvise, experiment, and take in the magic as Celebration Square filled with light and sound!
  • Live performances by RupLoops and The Free Label, a one of a kind Human Jukebox, where you pick the playlist
  • Check official ceremony as we light the 30ft Christmas Tree, brought to you by Amacon Construction Ltd.

Winter Fun

Get in the Holiday spirit with seasonal fun the whole family can enjoy.

  • Lace up your skates and hit the ice for the first time this holiday season
  • Stop by The Cabin to rent your skates and sip on some hot chocolate on the heated patio
  • Explore the twists and turns of the Candy Cane Forest
  • Enjoy festive fun from photos with Santa, the Spark Busker Stage, featuring the Jack Frost Snowball Juggling show and Snowflake Kid - Hula Hoop LED Show.
  • Make a stop at Winter Wonderland and explore kids' fun from roaming entertainment, face painting to our Blinky Lights, light painting photo booth or take in a performance by the Culture Dance Pak.

Let it Glow!

  • Snap a selfie with the Square's neon lights
  • Stop by Shadow Play in the Amphitheatre the interactive light play area
  • Chill out at the Glow Lounge
  • Sit fireside with a toasty treat at the Holiday Street Market s'more station

Gifts & Gourmet Eats from 3 to 11 pm

Make a dent in your Holiday shopping at the Holiday Street Market at Celebration Square. Featuring 40 plus one-of-a handmade and artisanal vendors and a delicious line-up of food trucks serving up curbside cuisine that will fill your bellies and warm your heart.

Mayor Crombie's Holiday Food Drive

This year, Mayor Bonnie Crombie will be on-hand at Light Up the Square to officially launch her annual city-wide Holiday Food Drive in support of the Mississauga Food Bank. Get in the festive spirit and help feed a hungry neighbour by bringing along a non-perishable food item for donation. Drop off your donation at the Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services big red truck! For other ways to give, please visit: www.mississaugafoodbank.org

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 3:00pm to 11:00pm
Free Event

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Contact Us
For more information contact:
311 or if outside city limits: 905-615-4311

Here's what's hot

Join us at Mississauga Celebration Square for a variety of FREE outdoor fitness classes that are suitable for all fitness levels and abilities! New this year, all Fresh Air Fitness classes will incorporate injury and/or accessibility modifications for everyone to join in the fun!

Grab a blanket and join your friends and neighbours under the night sky for Movie Nights! Celebration Square is a fully-accessible outdoor space that is open to all members of the community. Watch classics, blockbuster hits and family feel-good favourites on the big screens.

Come spend an evening at Benares Historic House! Enjoy outdoor concerts every Friday June through August that celebrates local talent. Light refreshments are available for purchase at each concert. Bring your own sing-along voices, insect repellent and blankets or lawn chairs.

The 2019 STIHL Timbersports Canadian Championship is coming to Mississauga Celebration Square from July 25 to July 27! Come out for a day of free family activities, live entertainment including headliner Madeline Merlo, a beer garden and foodtrucks to enjoy while you cheer on your favourite Timbersports stars!