Christmas in Leigh Square

Winter in the City returns to kick off the holidays in Port Coquitlam on November 25 & 26, 2022, along with Christmas in Leigh Square and Winter Artisan Market! Enjoy shopping local for the holidays at the market, food vendors, a sip-n-shop beverage zone, the official lighting of City Hall and Leigh Square ceremony, holiday craft making, music, and live entertainment. More details coming soon!

Winter Artisan Market

Gift-seekers will find handmade treasures, quality art, fine crafts, fresh crepes and other refreshments, while enjoying live performances on the bandshell.

Fri., November 25 • 4pm – 8pm
Sat., November 26 • 10am-6pm

Click here for more market details.

Christmas in Leigh Square

Enjoy a day full of activities including the continuing Winter Artisan Market, food trucks, site wide sip-n-shop, and more!

Sat., November 26 • 10am – 6pm
12 – 4pm: Photos with Santa at the Outlet – by cash donation (courtesy of PoCo Heritage)
1-5 pm: Hot apple cider outdoors (courtesy of Astoria)
10am–2pm: Pop-up library and button making (by Terry Fox Library)
4:45pm: Tree lighting ceremony at the bandshell

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

Take a picture at Christmas in Leigh Square with your ugly Christmas sweater and tag us @cityofpoco for a chance to win a $250 City Swag gift pack. Don your ugly sweater at one of three City Christmas frames which will be placed throughout the site where you can take your picture.

Food & Beverages

Food Vendors

Oh My Gado
The Jerk Shack
Tornado Potato

Liquor Vendors

Provincial Spirits – November 25 & 26
Patina Brewing – November 25 only
Tinhouse Brewing – November 25 only
Boardwalk Brewing – November 26 only
PoCo Brothers Brewing – November 26 only


Ben Crosby
November 25 • 4pm

Etienne Siew
November 25 • 6:15pm

Tri-City School of Music
November 26 • 12pm

Beauty Shop Dolls
November 26 • 1pm

Christmas Swing Trio
November 26 • 3pm

Phat Santa Swing
November 26 • 4pm, 5:15pm


Heritage Ornament Making
Nov. 25
PoCo Heritage Museum (In Leigh Square)
By donation

Community Sponsors & Partners

Print Media Sponsor


Erica McKeddie
Event Coordinator & Community Liaison
Tel 604.927.7935