The Festival of Lights is the largest FREE drive-by Christmas Lights showcase in Calgary. It’s comprised of over 500,000 bulbs on 16,000 strings along 14 th St NW. Designed by James Alafriz, Creative Intelligence Agency. It is a collaborative effort that draws upon many volunteers, organizations, and sponsors. Through it all, the Calgary and area Lions Clubs members and volunteers keep things organized and on track.
The Festival is now 99% GREEN, created with over 500,000 LED light bulbs and almost 3 km of power chords. It’s put together by volunteers putting in thousands of man hours each and every year and draws over 57,000 visitors per day.