A Family Tradition for all Ages!

Sparkles Returns as a Drive-Through Event for 2020!

Saturday December 19, 2020 until Thursday, December 31, 2020.  

Join us for this wonderful celebration in lights every evening.

Your optional donation supports both the local and international projects of the Rotary Club of Guelph. Donate now.

Fun for the Whole Family

Stay warm in your car as you drive through Guelph’s Riverside Park enjoying the festive light displays.

Wave to Santa nightly until December 23!

Events Include:

  • Festive Light Displays Open nightly from 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Wave to Santa nightly until December 23!
  • This year’s event is DRIVE THROUGH ONLY
  • Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there will be NO carousel rides and NO New Year’s Eve party or fireworks this year.

Donations can be made in advance or anytime online through our partnership with Canada Helps. Volunteers will be at the entrance to the park during Sparkles with contactless terminals as well for tap-based debit and credit card transactions.

Thank-you so much for your support.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Please support all our generous sponsors! Without them, Sparkles in the Park would not be possible.

Reid’s Heritage Homes | Guelph Manufacturing | BMO Private Wealth | Skyline Guelph | SkyJack | Magic 106.1 | 1460 CJOY | Linamar | SV Law | Tim Hortons | Wood Development Group | Insignis Design | CRD Construction | Connect Tech | MacTaggart – Hryn Families | Guelph City Realty | Moffatt Scrap Iron & Metal | Oskam Welding | RONA Cashway | Sleeman Breweries Ltd. | Sunbelt Rentals | The Cooperators – David Bruce & Associates Insurance & Financial Services | Dixon's Distilled Spirits | Andra Arnold | Young Driver's of Canada | Downtown Guelph Business Association | Van Harten Surveying Inc. | Hudson Smith Real Estate Group | Marshall Zehrs | RLB Charted Professional Accountants | Maha Pura Yoga