Use code Ottawa20 at checkout to receive 20% off tickets for select dates! *Not valid for season passes. For a limited time, subject to availability.
Glow is the world’s largest Christmas light market that is now in 3 countries and 11 cities around the globe. Join the 1.6 million people who are celebrating the warmth of the season.
Bring together the people you love to stroll, laugh and play under the twinkle of half a million lights. Our playgrounds and interactive features will entertain the kids for hours, while Glow’s illuminated sculptures are the perfect backdrop for selfies and holiday family photos.
"Glow Around the World" as you follow Santa on his journey to deliver presents in 6 different countries! Explore lighted trails, stroll through festive city streets and marvel at illuminated historical landmarks as you discover themed rooms in China, India, Holland, Mexico, France, and England. Grab your passport as you collect stamps from each country. Collect all 6 and earn a prize!
- Christmas Light Gardens
- Interactive Hanging Lights
- LED Swings & Hopscotch
- Hanging Picture Frames
- Glen the Glow-Comotive
- Daily visits from Santa
- Christmas Market: showcasing the best local artisans and boutique businesses.
- Seasonal treats and beverages
It’s all the magic and wonder of an outdoor festival, hosted inside our cozy and spacious venue.
Located at 4899 Uplands Dr, Ottawa, the EY Centre will be the host venue for Christmas Glow.
General Admission Ticket Info
Your ticket(s) to Glow will provide you access to all the fun listed above.
Customers will be given the option to choose an arrival window based on their preferred arrival window. These arrival windows are spaced apart in one-hour intervals to ensure that all guests have the best possible experience by reducing crowds at potential peak times.
If you happen to arrive outside of your selected arrival window, we will give priority to those customers whose times match their arrival windows first, to alleviate any capacity issues. Upon arrival, you are more than welcome to stay as long as you like! The arrival windows are only used to manage everyone's arrival times.
Box Office Tickets:
Prices are approximately $2 more per person at the door, if tickets are available.
Last year, most dates sold out online in advance.
Note: Credit Cards + Cash are the only accepted forms of payment at the Gate.