Christmas in Central Park

Christmas in Central Park

  • November 25, 2017
  • 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Central Park 450 King Street Spruce Grove, Alberta

Residents are invited to bundle up and enjoy Christmas in Central Park on Saturday, Nov. 25, as the park magically transforms into a winter wonderland. Enjoy holiday crafts, a visit from Santa, fireworks and the City's popular "light up" ceremony when more than 150,000 Christmas lights bring Central Park to life. This event is free to attend. Non-perishable food donations, unwrapped gifts, gift cards and monetary donations will be accepted for the Kinette Club's Christmas hamper program. 

The tree lighting ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. and end with a festive fireworks show.


Enjoy the warmth of the Agrena (indoors):

  • Strap on your skates for public skating
  • Create Christmas crafts
  • Decorate a cookie
  • Selfies with Santa

Bundle up for activities in Central Park (outdoors):

  • Experience a horse drawn wagon ride
  • Create a L'il Chippers ice carving
  • Try maple syrup on a stick
  • Show off your hockey skills at the Booster Juice skills competition
  • Enjoy a cup of McDonalds hot chocolate (while supplies last)
  • Johnsonville Brats are available for the first 600 people
  • Sing carols with the Prescott Learning Centre Choir
  • Get in touch with your inner lumberjack and try axe throwing! Axe throwing participants must be seven years old or older and must sign a waiver form. Complete the form in advance and bring it with you or sign one when you arrive.

Winter games! Complete a number of ParticipACTION 150 Playlist activities:

  • #8 - Public skating
  • #36 - Axe throwing
  • #74 - Potato sack racing
  • #99 - Hockey
  • #121 - Tug of war
  • #140 - Bean bag toss

Spread the Joy! Donations of non perishable food, unwrapped gifts, gift cards and monetary donations will be accepted for the Kinette Club's Christmas hamper program. Bins will be set up outside in Central Park.


We are currently looking for volunteers to help out at the event. For details, please call 780-962-7634 ext. 143, or email for more information.


Parking for Christmas in Central Park will be available at the following locations:


Thank you to our great sponsors:

  • 96.3 Capital FM
  • Booster Juice
  • Save on Foods
  • McDonalds
  • Johnsonville
  • Boardwalk Rental Communities
  • Armitage & Melville Certified Management Accounting
  • Big Steel Box  
  • TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre
  • Spruce Grove Saints
  • Alquinn Homes
  • Martin Deerline