Baby It’s Not That Cold Outside So Hop Aboard the Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park

bright nights christmas train

Oh, what fun it is to ride the Bright Nights Christmas Train at Stanley Park starting November 27, 2014 to January 4, 2015 at one of the world’s best park located in Vancouver, BC. Partial proceeds from the sale of Bright Nights tickets go to the BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund, which helps burn survivors and their families. $1.4 million has been raised over the past 16 years.


Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park

Dates and Times

Dates Matinee Night Train
Nov 27 – Dec 18 Friday to Sunday
10:00am – 2:45pm
3:00pm – 10:00pm
Dec 19 – 24 Daily
10:00am – 2:45pm
3:00pm – 11:00pm
Dec 25 Closed Closed
Dec 26 10:00am – 2:45pm 3:00pm – 11:00pm
Dec 27 – Jan 4 Daily
10:00am – 2:45pm
3:00pm – 10:00pm

Entrance to the Bright Nights Train Plaza is by donation (you don’t need to purchase train tickets to see the holiday lights). Donations will be accepted at the front gate. We suggest a minimum $4.00 donation. Thank you!

Matinee Train Price
All ages $6.00

Night Train Price
Adult (18 – 64 years) $11.00
Child and youth (3 – 17 years) $8.00
Small child (2 years and under) Free
Senior (65 years and over) $8.00

Buying tickets

You must buy tickets to ride the train. Your ticket is valid for one Bright Nights train ride and other attractions in the plaza.

Train tickets are sold in half-hour time slots. Several trains will depart within each time slot.


You can buy tickets:

  • Online or by phone in advance
  • In person at the Miniature Train Plaza on the day of

Buy online at or by phone at 604-252-3700