Thorold Festival of Lights

Ho Ho Ho, Santa is almost here! Don't miss out on the fun in Thorold this holiday season. In addition to the Santa Claus Parade, the City is hosting several virtual activities for you and your family to enjoy!

Thorold Festival of Lights

Each year, Thorold residents and businesses are invited to submit their photo to be part of the Thorold Festival of Lights. Please submit your photo (jpeg or png format) to this email Photos will be added in the Holiday Light Photo Submissions section below. We will list all the residential addresses competing in the List of Holiday Light Competitors section below.


Holiday Light Photo Submissions
 Photo Gallery: 2023 Thorold Festival of Lights will appear here.
List of Holiday Light Competitors

Between now and January 1st vote for your favourite light display! Take an evening drive to experience all of the festive decorations residents and businesses have to offer in Thorold. 

As photos are submitted we will list the home addresses here. 

Have your say and submit your vote to this email

Results will be posted at the beginning of January.  


 Holiday Colouring Contest

Choose from one of the colouring pages below and submit your work to be entered into a draw.  

Paper copies will be available at the Thorold Santa Claus Parade in the City of Thorold tent or you can choose from the colouring pages below and print your favourite at home. Completed artwork (jpeg or PDF format) can be emailed to or dropped off in person to the Thorold Community Arena or City Hall. Artwork will be accepted until December 15, 2023 at 4:30 p.m.


The results of the draw will be announced December 22, 2023. The winners will be shared on social media and below.
For privacy reasons, we will only post the first name of the artist and their age. 


City of Thorold Reindeer Colouring Page

City of Thorold Santa Colouring Page

City of Thorold Penguin Colouring Page


Photo Gallery: 2023 Holiday Colouring Contest will appear here on the public site.



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