Magic of Christmas

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Magic of Christmas Event

On the first Saturday in December Langley City will once again host it's annual Magic of Christmas Event featuring Breakfast with Santa, live entertainment, crafts for kids, letters to Santa, parade, tree lighting and caroling.

  • Date: Saturday, December 1st, 2018
  • Breakfast with Santa: 9:00 am to 11:00 am
  • Entertainment and Crafts: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Parade: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Tree Lighting and Caroling: 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with the jolly old elf himself!

Join us for some crafts, face painting, a magic show and of course breakfast. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, bacon, juice, tea and coffee.

Entertainment and Crafts

Come out and join in on the free family pre-parade festivities.

  • Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Location: McBurney Plaza - 20518 Fraser Highway
Parade - Spectator Information

The Magic of Christmas Parade features over 50 entries consisting of festive floats, bands, decorated vehicles, carolers, dance troupes, and community groups. The parade will start at Fraser Highway and 56th Avenue (at 6:00 pm), travel east along Fraser Highway, and finish at Fraser Highway and 207th Street.

  • Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Location: Fraser Highway (56th Avenue to 207th Street)
Tree Lighting and Caroling

Join Mayor and Council to light up the Langley City Christmas tree in McBurney Plaza, followed by Caroling and hot chocolate. More details to come.

  • Time: 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm
  • Location: McBurney Plaza - 20518 Fraser Highway
Parade Participant Information

The Magic of Christmas Parade takes place in the downtown core of Langley City and features festive floats, dance troupes, bands, decorated vehicles, community groups, and Santa.

How to Register an Entry?

If your organization would like to be part of the parade, submit a completed registration form prior to the November 16th, 2018 deadline.

Registration Form - CLICK HERE

Sponsorship Opportunities

Our Magic of Christmas Event & Parade has been providing free, family fun in Langley City for many years. Thanks to the generous support from community and corporate groups, we are able to provide our community with this “kick off to Christmas” on the first Saturday in December year after year! To learn more about the sponsorship opportunities download the sponsorship package - CLICK HERE, or see the information below with more information about each level of sponsorship available.

Star Sponsor

STAR Sponsor – $ 1,500 (one available)

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • First right of refusal as the STAR Sponsor for the 2019 Magic of Christmas Event & Parade
  • Signage on the Santa and Mrs. Claus carriage
  • Recognition by the Mayor at the tree lighting ceremony and an opportunity to introduce yourself and your company/business
  • Recognition sponsor signage at three locations prior to and during the event
  • Prominent logo recognition as the STAR Sponsor on the 2018 Magic of Christmas Event & Parade poster distributed throughout the community
  • Exposure as the STAR Sponsor on the reader board on the Douglas Recreation Centre during the week prior to the event
  • STAR Sponsor recognition in both print and online advertising materials
  • Recognition and thank you at a Council meeting following the parade (date to be determined)
  • Opportunity to display your teardrop banner in McBurney Plaza during the activities during the day (provided by the sponsor)
Reindeer Sponsor

REINDEER Sponsorship – $ 1,000 (three available)

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • First right of refusal as a REINDEER Sponsor for the 2019 Magic of Christmas Event & Parade
  • Recognition by the Mayor at the tree lighting ceremony and an opportunity to introduce yourself and your company/business
  • Recognition sponsor signage at three locations prior to and during the event
  • Prominent logo recognition as the REINDEER Sponsor on the 2018 Magic of Christmas Event & Parade poster distributed throughout the community
  • REINDEER Sponsor recognition in both print and online advertising materials
  • Recognition and thank you at a Council meeting following the parade (date to be determined)
  • Opportunity to display your teardrop banner in McBurney Plaza during the activities during the day (provided by the sponsor)
Elf Sponsor

ELF Sponsorship - $500 (five available)

Sponsorship Benefits

  • First right of refusal as an ELF Sponsor for the 2019 Magic of Christmas Event & Parade
  • Recognition by the Mayor at the tree lighting ceremony
  • Recognition sponsor signage at three locations prior to and during the event
  • Prominent logo recognition as the ELF Sponsor on the 2018 Magic of Christmas Event & Parade poster distributed throughout the community
  • ELF Sponsor recognition in both print and online advertising materials
  • Recognition and thank you at a Council meeting following the parade (date to be determined)
  • Opportunity to display your teardrop banner in McBurney Plaza during the activities during the day (provided by the sponsor)