The Brantford Lights at Glenhyrst


Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is pleased to announce our upcoming event, The Brantford Lights at Glenhyrst from November 29, 2019 to January 1, 2020 from 6 to 9 pm nightly.

The Brantford Lights commences with the official “switch on” Friday November 29, 2019 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 300 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 is on duty every Thursday before Christmas from 6 to 8 pm

• The Golden Teapot are on-hand Wednesday to Saturday evenings from 6:30 pm to 8 pm, where visitors will be able to Warm Up and Fill Up in the gallery

• Twilight tea bookings are available to watch the lights turn on as guests enjoy a magical High Tea experience

• Paint-Club is offering a special Starry Snow Globe painting in the Coach House on December 1 – please see for tickets

• The Guitar Society of Brantford is hosting their annual Christmas Concert on Saturday December 7 at 2 pm

• The Brantford Public Library will provide a Christmas Story Time for Kids on Wednesdays, Dec 4, 11 and 18 at 6:30 pm

• It’s a Wonderful Life – Live Radio Play – on the Coach House Stage – December 16 and 17th at 7 pm. Tickets available at

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 are also available for Brantford Food Bank and Salvation Army Food Bank donations.

Special thanks to our sponsors, City of Brantford, Millards, BScene, Willson Sand and Gravel, Ark Electrical, Revera, Charlotte Villa, Battlefield Rentals and Pay it Forward Realty Inc.

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