Catch the Magic – Tonight is the night!!

Tonight we will celebrate the kick off of our 27th season with our annual Opening Night Ceremonies. We will hope you will join us. For more information on what will be happening tonight, please see the next column.

There’s lots more to see and do in Owen Sound, if you would like additional information on local activities and upcoming events, please view our Winter Guide:

Winder Guide

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Festival of Northern Lights Opening Night Ceremonies




5:45 – J. D. Moffat welcomes everyone to the 27th Annual Festival of Northern Lights Opening Night.

5:50 – 6:15 – The City Band

6:15 – 6:35 – Klash The Clown

6:35 – 6:55 – The Eighth Street Orchestra

6:55 – 7:00 – A few words from MPP Bill Walker

7:00 – 7:05 – A few words from Mayor Deb Haswell

7:05 – 7:10 – A few words from MP Larry Miller

Dedication: This year’s festival is dedicated to a long time volunteer, Marg Post, who passed away this year.

7:10 – Fireworks

Throw switch!

Just a reminder that if you are parking in any of the City parking lots that you will be required to pay up until 6 pm. Parking enforecement continues their patrols until this time and any vehicles that do not have a valid parking slip will be ticketed.

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Are you looking for an excellent Volunteer Opportunity?

The Festival of Northern Lights is always looking for talented, creative people to join our family. Any and all interests can be accomodated. No experience is necessary and we are happy to train you on your desired tasks.

We currently have 6 committees that you may wish to be a part of:
Board of Directors
Special Events
Set-up & Tear Down

For more information on how you can become part of this one of a kind event, please contact Leah at the Festival Office at 519-376-4440 ext. 1225 or e-mail us at

We look forward to welcoming you to our Festival Family!

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Come See the Lights and Catch the Magic! November 14th 2014 to January 4th 2015

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