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Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge 2012

Friday, November 30th, 2012 — 4:09pm PDT
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Canyon Lights will illuminate Capilano Suspension Bridge Park this season as one of Vancouver’s most iconic attractions shines with holiday spirit.

Canyon Lights on Bridge
Photo credit: Capilano Suspension Bridge on Flickr

Enjoy hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge, in the rainforest walk, and on the CliffWalk. Canyon Lights will also feature a scavenger hunt for children, gingerbread cookie decorating, glassblowing demonstrations with Malcolm Macfayden, and sing-a-long carols with the holiday band.

When you purchase your Canyon Lights tickets they’re valid all day, with activities running between 4:00pm and 9:00pm from Saturday, December 1, 2012 to Saturday January 5th, 2013. New this year is a FREE shuttle service from Canada Place to Canyon Lights running every hour on the hour from 10:00am to 7:00pm.

Tickets are $31.95 for adults and $12 for children (ages 6-12). Family packs are $65 (for a family of 2 adults, 2 children). See full pricing guide online for exact details and hours.

Photo credit: Capilano Suspension Bridge on Flickr

Over the past five years, Capilano Suspension Bridge Park has donated over $112,000 to support the BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund and they’ll once again be donating proceeds from Canyon Lights admissions to the cause and the Burn Awareness Week in BC elementary schools campaign.

Capilano Suspension Bridge has offered up a great prize pack for one of my readers that includes:

  • Family pack of 4 tickets to Canyon Lights
  • 2 glass icicle ornament workshops for the adults with glassblower Malcolm Macfayden
  • A family set of mittens:
    A pair of women’s Woolrich touch tip gloves
    A pair of mens Woolrich touch tip gloves
    A pair of Kitty mittens
    A pair of raccoon mittens

The total value of the prize pack is $238! Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
RT to enter to win a #CanyonLights prize package from @CapSuspBridge & @Miss604

I will draw one winner next Friday, December 7, 2012 at 12:00pm. Capilano Suspension Bridge Park is located at 3735 Capilano Road, North Vancouver. Follow on Twitter and Facebook for more information about Canyon Lights and year-round activities.

Update The winner is @amandabrittain!

Current contests on


  1. Tracey Flattes says:

    Looking forward to Capilano over the holidays!

  2. Breanne says:

    Would love this!!! Looks so pretty ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. Phyllis says:

    I can’t wait to check out the beautiful lights!

  4. Virginia says:

    I’ve always wanted to check out the Canyon Lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge!

  5. Phedran says:

    Oh man I would love to take my mom to that!

  6. Jeff MacLeod says:

    YAY! go mittens go!

  7. Laura says:

    this would be wonderful

  8. Allison says:

    One of my favourite Christmas traditions!

  9. Julie says:

    Beautiful! Would love to win this!

  10. CG says:

    I’ve always wanted to go!

  11. Sharon Stewart says:

    Wow it looks so magical! How perfect for Christmas! I think it’s wonderful that they put so much effort into doing this for people to come and enjoy! Beautiful

  12. Jennifer says:

    Sounds like an awesome outing! I would love to do this with my nephews who are visiting from AB!

  13. A says:

    Since sumner we’ve been patiently waiting for Canyon Lights! We can’t wait to go!

  14. Debra says:

    Wow–that icicle ornament workshop sounds amazing!

  15. Shannon says:

    Sounds wonderful, our family would love to go!!

  16. Lor says:

    Fun for the holidays!

  17. Amy says:

    I went last year and the view was absolutely gorgeous- would love to revisit with family this year!

  18. Lani says:

    I would love to go here with my family

  19. Jeff says:

    Ooo, so pretty!

  20. Shelley says:

    I have always wanted to go to a glass blower workshop. Just saw some of Dale Chihuly’s glass art down in Seattle. It was spectacular.

  21. Sharylin says:

    I’ve always wanted to go in the winter when there’s snow!

  22. Anna says:

    This looks so pretty!

  23. Patricia says:

    My kids would love to experience the canyon lights!

  24. Marianne says:

    What a treat!

  25. Linda says:

    The photos are beautiful. I hope to go.

  26. Wow, that looks absolutely beautiful! I’d love to win that prize pack and bring my parents, sister, and brother there for Christmas. I am only in Vancouver for about 3 months of the year and the Capilano Suspension Bridge is something I haven’t been to for over a decade! It would be nice to go there again. ๐Ÿ™‚

    In any case – lovely shots from Flickr – they make the bridge look so magical!



  27. Ramona says:

    This would be wonderful, please please please!

  28. Steve v. says:

    Sign me up!

  29. Jennifer says:

    What a wonderful family outing.

  30. Mary Anne O'Reilly says:

    Would โ™ฅ to win!

  31. Anelise Farias says:

    That’s a great place to enjoy a hot chocolate with family and rekindle the Christmas spirit in all of us. My children will be delighted to see the lights and the ornament shop.

    Thank you!

  32. Carol says:

    I’m planning on going to Canyon Lights this week – I’m so excited!

  33. ali says:

    This is one of the Holiday highlights for sure!

  34. richard w says:

    COOL! Would love to take my girlfriend!

  35. Jean says:

    Have never seen this! would love to experience this holiday !

  36. Jenn S says:

    How pretty, would love to see it at night. Thank you for the opportunity

  37. marianne says:

    This sounds like a great way to spend an evening! Thanks!

  38. Taruna Goel says:

    Haven’t been to Capilano bridge ever…it will be wonderful to experience it in the season of joy with my family. Thanks

  39. Erin says:

    I’d love to take my daughter to this!

  40. I’ve been here in the summer but never in the winter!

  41. luc says:

    High on a snowy bridge!

  42. Katie says:

    I’ve never been so what a great time to check it out.

  43. Gigi says:

    Looks so gorgeous and magical!

  44. Darcy says:

    Beautiful start to the Holiday Season!

  45. Leah says:

    Sounds like the perfect holiday gift for my sister and her family!

  46. Frances Murphy says:

    Have never had the pleasure of seeing these lights, would love to take our little family!

  47. Jessica T says:

    Wow! This looks amazing! Would love to win!

  48. lucy kabatoff says:

    W)W! This is awesome. What a wonderful way to spend the holidays with my granddaughters. Hope I am lucky.Would love to see the lights.

  49. Carol Tytler says:

    Will be visiting in August so hope I will be able to purchase a Christmas decoration then as it is turning into a tradition for me. a visit to Vancouver = a new Christmas bauble

  50. Sonja says:

    I’ve never been so this would be such a treat!

  51. Megan Harris says:

    Count me in!

  52. Katherine Macleod low says:

    I’ve never been but would love to take my kids!

  53. Steph :) says:

    Oooh…I haven’t been there in years and have never seen the lights. Would love to check it out! You have the best contests!

  54. Tim Ansley says:

    There is nothing quite like the suspension bridge over x-mas. its a staple trip for our family every year.

  55. Heather says:

    What a fun thing to do at Christmas!

  56. Eileen says:

    This sounds like a perfect way to start the holidays

  57. Stephanie says:

    This has become a family tradition for us. We will be attending this year for the third time. It is a wonderful family event! Everyone should go.

  58. Bremda Ansley says:

    What a beautiful place and so magical for kids!

  59. Ray Maddly says:

    The family would love this. Oh boy, love dressing warm and catching Christmas lights.

  60. Teresa says:

    That sounds like so much fun. I’d love this.

  61. Peter H says:

    sounds like fun.

  62. Josephine says:

    Wow, this would be so romantic ๐Ÿ™‚ <3

  63. Emilia T says:

    That is a winter event I have not done, beautiful

  64. Amy says:

    Would love to go, since never been

  65. Moon says:

    Me want to go!

  66. Lina says:

    It would be a thrill to walk across this in the dark!

  67. Gary T says:

    Looks like a great family night out with

  68. Amanda Marley-Clarke says:

    Fabulous giveaway! Will share on twitter.

  69. Gwen says:

    I would love to take the boys, and they would love the bridge. Me not so much but I will go for them.

  70. Amanda Marley-Clarke says:

    This is a fabulous event. Can’t wait to see how it looks this year!

  71. Sheila says:

    Enter me! Merry Christmas!!!

  72. Sheila says:

    Enter me! Merry Christmas!!!

  73. cindy quach says:

    i would love to marry wilderness and christmas…my girls would love this!

  74. Greg says:

    glassblowing demos sounds cool

  75. Debbie says:

    I have never been at xmas time but this would be the perfect way to do it!

  76. CR says:

    I have the perfect “someone” I would share this with!

  77. mary says:

    Perfect date night idea! Thanks ๐Ÿ™‚

  78. L.A. says:

    Would love to take a guest from CA to Canyon Lights!

  79. Kim says:

    Would love to see this place! 25years in Vancouver and still haven’t seen the Canyon Lights. Thanks for posting the list of events each month.

  80. Tiffany W says:

    I would love to go!

  81. katie borrett says:

    ohhh i’ve been dying to go to this!

  82. Dora says:

    A great tradition for the Holiday season!!

  83. Wil says:

    Looks fun. Missed it last year and I hope to make it this time!

  84. Michelle says:

    Would love to win as we can’t afford to go on our own!

  85. I’ve never ever been, but would LOVE to experience this. Tweeting!

  86. Robin Thorneycroft says:

    Love seeing my son’s eyes sparkle when sees christmas lights.

  87. Vaughn says:


  88. Bonnie says:


  89. Donald says:

    The glass icicle ornament workshops for the adults sounds cool!

  90. parker says:

    what a great way to kick off the holiday season of cheer!!

  91. Curtis says:

    I have never been, but it looks like a beautiful display!

  92. Andrew says:

    The surroundings look magical!

  93. Stephanie says:

    Love all the holiday post about what going on in Vancouver. Would love to check out the light a capilano. Thanks

  94. Traci says:

    Looking forward to seeing the suspension bridge for the first time this season!

  95. tazim says:

    That sounds like a beautiful place to spend some time – would look especially beautiful with the lights!

  96. linda says:

    The canyon lights are on our list of things to see at Christmas. Hope we get around to it.

  97. Samantha says:

    I’ve been to the Canyon Lights, they are really beautiful.

  98. Cyndi says:

    that picture makes me want to go there, though winning it would be sweet

  99. Dalena Nguyen says:

    I would love it if I got to spend time with my family here! Thanks for a chance at that!

  100. David says:

    This looks so nice!

  101. Sophia says:

    Thanks for the contest! Would be wonderful to visit bridge with my family during the Christmas season!

  102. Cathy G. says:

    I would love to take my nephews!!

  103. Shanye says:

    Would love to go!

  104. Chelle says:

    I’ve never been to Canyon Lights but would love to go!

  105. Greg says:

    This sounds like a great new family tradition!

  106. Ruth says:

    Christmas lights AND cute mittens – what a prize!

  107. Jen says:

    This sounds like winter bliss!

  108. Candice TownSchon says:

    I didn’t know they did this! What a great idea and a great tradition to start with my family!

  109. Dominique says:

    I’ve never been to Capilano Suspension Bridge but I’ve been wanting to go.

  110. David says:

    would love to go!

  111. Tiffany says:

    I’ve never been, but this looks amazing! Can’t wait to check it out this holiday season!

  112. mary says:

    never been there with all the lights up

  113. Jenn says:

    This looks like fun, I would love to go!

  114. Kelly Jarvis says:

    Would love to go! Never been!

  115. Josephine says:

    That would be awesome!

  116. Jeremy says:

    Would love to take part in the glassblowing workshop. Capilano Suspension Bridge is a must-see in December.

  117. janice montroy says:

    would love to win!!

  118. Joyce says:

    My bf asked me out on the bridge during Canyon lights five years ago:)

  119. Anna says:

    would love to win this

  120. Iz says:

    Looks so cool!

  121. Glenda says:

    a great way to spend the holidays

  122. Karen says:

    What a great way to get in the holiday spirit!

  123. Gary says:

    this would be so fun.

  124. I would absolutely love to win this and bring my partner on our 5 year anniversary this Christmas.

  125. christine says:

    I want to go!!!

  126. Tammy says:

    thanks for putting this on

  127. Lucie B says:

    It all sounds so prefect and Christmasy!

  128. Stotes says:

    This sounds great!

  129. Brittany says:

    My boyfriend and I are spending our first christmas here in Vancouver! We usually go back to Ontario and we are soo excited to see what this amazing city has to offer!

  130. Alex says:

    Fun family place – would like to win this one!

  131. Wally says:

    Great prizes!

  132. Liam says:


  133. fiona says:

    i wanna go check out the lights!

  134. Becky says:

    Wow, that looks amazing! Would be great to see these lights! ๐Ÿ™‚

  135. Jeannelle says:

    I love going places with christmas lights

  136. orangebaskets says:

    This seems like a fun thing to do this Christmas

  137. Jenny says:

    Never been and good to hear that they have free shuttle service there as I heard parking is sometimes difficult. Thank you.

  138. Eliza says:

    My family and I would love this!

  139. Sandy says:

    would love to take family to this

  140. Oksana says:

    Capilano bridge with lights… Should be amazing! I’ve been there only at summer time

  141. Cathy says:

    I would love to go!

  142. Amy says:

    the lights look so beautiful! I have never been and would love to go ๐Ÿ™‚

  143. JANE says:

    I have never been to the Capilano suspension bridge during Christmas and would love to go!

  144. Sioned says:

    Please and thanks!

  145. David Owers says:

    Great family tradition. We go evry year!!! Never too old to go and explore the wonders of Christmas.

  146. Sandra says:

    How wonderful this family outing would be!

  147. Jen says:

    Love the inclusion of glass blowing! That’s fantastic!

  148. Janet says:

    A beautiful Vancouver Christmas tradition!

  149. catherine says:

    Light up my Christmas!

  150. Meg says:

    Oooooh, my mom would absolutely love it if I treated her to this!! Cheers ๐Ÿ™‚

  151. Carmelle says:

    Amazing! I’d love to go this year. ๐Ÿ™‚

  152. Harv says:

    what a beautiful sight

  153. Chris says:

    nice warm mitts

  154. Jessica says:

    one of my fav things to do during the holidays!

  155. Matt says:

    I’m taking my girlfriend to the Suspension Bridge this weekend. She’s really excited to see the lights! ๐Ÿ™‚

  156. Ro says:

    I’d love to take my parents!

  157. anne says:

    looks like a great holiday prize!

  158. Kirsten says:

    I love when the touristy locations get all dolled up for Christmas!

  159. Robyn C says:

    Would love to see this!

  160. lucy kabatoff says:

    Would love to win this prize!

  161. Mai says:

    would look forward to going!

  162. Laura says:

    Such a fun, Christmasy thing to do! I would love to go ๐Ÿ™‚

  163. Sara says:

    How cute is the family set of mittens. Love this prize pack.

  164. Eden Saunders says:

    This looks so beautiful! *fingers crossed for tickets*

  165. Jill K says:

    Warm holiday hugs to you xx

  166. Cheryl Knott says:

    What a fun prize! Would love to win this.

  167. Jenn says:

    This would be so incredible! My kids would flip for this opportunity.

  168. Linda says:

    Great contest!

  169. Laura says:

    A great holiday tradition ๐Ÿ™‚

  170. Tiffany Haziza says:

    Yes, please!

  171. Leslie says:

    Hope we get a dry evening before Christmas to see the lights!

  172. Liz Kim says:

    such a wonderful place to visit!

  173. jenn says:

    Gorgeous event – thanks for the post (and the chance to win!)

  174. geekymath says:

    I would love to go but the man is scared of heights!

  175. Cecilia says:

    Never been there! it looks fantastic!!

  176. Ammar Ahmed says:

    Been there once, but now I have kids who’d love to go!!

  177. Belinda says:

    Sounds amazing!

  178. Jennifer says:

    I am usually a generous person, but I seriously can’t think of any family that needs this more than us after the year we have had>>>>>:(

  179. Anna says:

    great prize

  180. Jag says:

    Thanks Miss 604 for such great prize offerings

  181. Maureen says:

    Would love to see the lights there this season!

  182. Dae says:

    Love this every year!

  183. Jag says:

    I need this to get into the holiday spirit

  184. Ruby says:

    If I win I’ll take my kids

  185. Crystal says:

    Absolutely beautiful! We are blessed to be surrounded by such beauty in our city!

  186. Andrea says:

    I live just up the street and drive by every day! So beautiful!

  187. Bal says:

    what a great prize

  188. Jane says:

    never seen canyon lights before. Looks wonderful!

  189. chista k says:

    Drive by this on my way to grouse but I’ve never gone to see. Looks beautiful.

  190. Dennis says:

    Only been there during the summer. Would love to see it in the winter time

  191. Alex says:

    My sister’s kids are coming over from overseas this xmas. I would love to take them to this.

  192. Erin says:

    I love this place!

  193. Ryan says:

    Glass blowing is something that my wife and I would love to try and our girls would love the lights!

  194. Elizabeth Sales says:

    would love this as a special way to celebrate the Christmas season!

  195. Wesley says:

    Looks amazing

  196. Lindsay Simmons says:

    I have not been to Capilano since I was a kid – this looks like the perfect excuse

  197. shane says:

    i am going to the canyon of lights in few weeks looking forward to it!!!

  198. Amanda says:

    I love going to Canyon Lights every Christmas. It’s so beautiful!

  199. Aiden says:

    Whoo hoo, Canyon lights are awesome!

  200. Shirley says:

    Thanks for the giveaway.

  201. Stacey says:

    Heading there with out of town friends this weekend- passes would be awesome!

  202. Mag says:

    This should be fun for the family.

  203. anna says:

    outstanding lights at Capilano Suspension Bridge Park!

  204. Vince says:

    This would be fun!

  205. Eugenia says:

    This looks wonderful!

  206. […] many attractions to see and partake in. I visited the park a few days after they switched on the canyon lights which made the visit even better. The first attraction I walked through was the Story Centre which […]

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