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TD Dartmouth Christmas Tree Lighting

Saturday, December 3, 2016
4:30 - 6:15 pm
Sullivan's Pond, Dartmouth

Dartmouth Christmas Tree Lighting with fireworks








Celebrating over 10 years of sponsorship by TD Shield

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Schedule of Events

4:30-6:00 pm
  • Enjoy a free ride on the Kiwanis Santa Claus Express Trains
  • Visit with the municipal Fire Truck, see local mascots HRP Blue and the Holiday Penguin
  • Visit the Sobeys holiday hospitality tent for free samples (while quantities last)

TD Dartmouth Christmas Tree Lighting Stage4:30-5:50 pm

  • Visit with Santa
  • Free glow sticks
  • Free hot chocolate, peanut/nut oil free cookies and candy canes (while quantities last)
4:30 pm
  • Christmas Show presented by the Shops at Dartmouth Crossing
  • 5:50 pm
  • Dartmouth Christmas Tree Lighting


6:00 pm

  • The BOYNECLARKE Holiday Fireworks over Sullivan's Pond
6:15 pm
  • Join carollers procession down Ochterloney Street to Chirstkindlmarket Festival at Alderney Landing


Dartmouth Christmas Tree at the lighting event

Holiday Shopping in Downtown Dartmouth

Visit to find information on holiday gift ideas, special events and deals at downtown Dartmouth shops and restaurants!

Holiday Shopping at Dartmouth Crossing

Visit for information on special promotions at Dartmouth Crossing this holiday season!

Carolling to the Christkindlmarket

Join Lana Grant and friends on the Candlelit procession sponsored by Interlude Spa to Alderney Landing's Christkindlmarket. For more information, visit

Kiwanis Christmas Tree Lot

Buy your Christmas Tree this December from the Kiwanis Graham’s Grove Park Tree Lot and support children’s programs in your community.



Many thanks to our 2016 corporate sponsors:

Major Sponsors

Sobeys logo
downtown dartmouth
Victoria Children's Centre logo
Dartmouth Dodge Logo

Kinesis logo



Media Sponsors
C100 Logo
Chronicle Herald logo


Community Partners

  • Halifax Harbour Bridges
  • GoodLife Fitness
  • Halifax Partnership
  • Port of Halifax
  • Alderney Landing
  • Victoria Children's Centre
  • East Dartmouth Rotary Club


Organizing Committee

  • Tim Rissesco, Chair
  • George Clarke
  • Kim Collins
  • Tina Murphy
  • Diane Fraser
  • Cathy Doig
  • Lynn Foley
  • Kim Murray-Chapman
  • Jessica Rochwerg
  • Kate Tower
  • Christine Stokes
  • Crystal Garrett
  • Rick Mayuk
  • Greg Hayward