Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park Vancouver

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Stanley Park

During the holiday season, the Bright Nights Christmas Train and Stanley Park Train Plaza sparkle with three million twinkling lights.

Buy tickets to ride the Bright Nights Train and experience the lights, breathtaking displays, and live performers along the train route. Or view the displays at the Train Plaza by donation ($4.00 suggested).

Your donations and a portion of ticket sales go to the BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund. $1.4 million has been raised to help burn survivors and their families since 1998.

Bright Nights is open from Thursday, November 26, 2015 to Saturday, January 2, 2016 and is closed on Friday, December 25 for Christmas.


November 26 – December 17 

Friday to Sunday 10:00am – 2:30pm

Monday to Thursday 3:00pm – 10:00pm

Friday to Sunday 3:00pm – 11:00pm

December 18 – 24 – Daily

10:00am – 2:30pm Daily

3:00pm – 11:00pm

December 25 Closed 

December 26 – 27 

10:00am – 2:30pm

3:00pm – 11:00pm

December 28 – January 2 – Daily

10:00am – 2:30pm – Daily

3:00pm – 10:00pm

Matinee train

Our matinee train ride is a great daytime activity for families, school groups, and groups with children. Journey through the forest with holiday music past magical displays.

There are no live performers during matinee train rides.


Night train

Our classic night train ride includes a 14-minute experience filled with beautiful displays, holiday lights, and a live performer.

For more information about this event please contact us at 604-257-8531 or email at

Also please visit our website at for additional information.



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