Brantford Lights at Glenhyrst 2018


Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is pleased to announce our upcoming event, The Brantford Lights at Glenhyrst from November 30th, 2018 to January 1st, 2019 from 6 to 9 pm nightly.

The Brantford Lights commences with the official “switch on” Friday November 30th, 2018 at 7 pm.

This evening will also be the official opening of the Vibrant Palette Student Exhibit sponsored by The Royal Bank of Canada. Over 200 pieces of art from local students will be on display and will continue for the duration of the light show.

Happenings this year:

  • Santa Claus will be on duty inside the Gallery every Thursday before Christmas from 6:30 – 8:00pm.
  • Gallery open December 19 – 23 and 26 – 28, from 6:30 – 8:30pm, with the Vibrant Palette Student Art Exhibit on display.
  • The Golden Teapot will also be on-hand December 19 – 23 and 26 – 28 in the Gallery from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, where visitors will be able to Warm Up and Fill Up in the gallery.
  • Twilight Tea bookings are available for booking to watch the lights turn on throughout the 30 days of Lights.  Please contact Linda at 519-756-5932 for further details and to book.
  • Glenhyrst continues their partnership with Paint-Club who will be doing a special Jolly Old Elf painting in the Coach House on December 2 – please see for tickets

The lights will be on display at Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, 20 Ava Rd. Brantford, Ontario.

Admission to the gallery and this event is free although donations are appreciated. Collection bins will also be available for Brantford Food Bank and Salvation Army Food Bank donations.

Special thanks to our sponsors, City of Brantford, MillardsBScene, Lakeview Sand and Gravel, Ark Electrical, Media City and Eivers Realty Inc.

For more information about this event, please call Glenhyrst Art Gallery at 519-756-5932 or email