Beaverton  Winter Lights

2021 Beaverton Winter Lights and Events

Image of lights along Candy Cane Lane

Although we won’t be gathering in person for a large tree lighting event this year, you can enjoy the lights around the City from December 3-January 6, including displays at City Park (Candy Cane Lane and The Grove), and The Round near City Hall.  

We also invite you to enjoy this playlist of winter-themed songs. Don't forget to add #BeavertonWinterLIghts to your social media posts! 

Additional information and opportunities will be posted on this website and on social media so check back for updates!

Beaverton Winterland Carnival!

DATE: December 11, 2021

TIME: 1pm-4pm, join us at any time (we recommend you come at least 40 minutes prior to close at 4pm to allow time to see characters and participate in activities).

LOCATION: Beaverton Hoop YMCA, 9685 SW Harvest Court, Beaverton, OR 97005

PARKING: The Hoop parking lot and nearby street parking are available

COVID-19 Safety: We require all participants, staff, volunteers, and characters to wear face coverings at all times.

This is an indoor event in a large, 40,000 square foot gym with vaulted ceilings allowing for social distancing and air flow. Face coverings are required. 


  • Enjoy a story walk as you make your way to meet some of your favorite characters! Be sure to bring a camera for some sweet photos and selfies too! Characters that will be joining us are The Grinch, a Yeti, Frog Princess , Moana, Merida, and Pyxis the Unicorn Don't forget to add #BeavertonWinterLIghts to your social media posts!
  • Join our dance party in Winterland Square!
  • Get creative in our children's Activity Village! 
  • 2021 City of Beaverton Toy Drive
    If you would like, please bring a new unwrapped toy to the carnival to donate to help local families and children. A drop station will be available at the event.
    Donations will be given to families through the St. Matthew Lutheran Food Pantry. For families in need this holiday season, they can register with Beaverton Care to Share 503-591-9025 starting Nov. 29, 2021. For other options, contact 211.pyxis the unicorn in the woods

Virtual SnowFest

A weekend of Free interactive zoom programming to celebrate winter with storytelling, music, performances, and crafts! For more informationa nd the full schedule, please visit Snowfest ( 

Beaverton Civic Theater’s SnowFest is a City Arts Program Large Projects Grantee. Please visit Grants | Beaverton, OR - Official Website ( to learn more about our available Arts Program grants and view a list of our 2021 Grantees.

snowfest december 17,18,19 a weekend of free interactive zoom programming to celebrate winter

Beaverton Winter Lights Activity Book

Please download and enjoy the Beaverton Winter Lights Activity Book! Feel free to view on your device or print out to enjoy.

Beaverton Winter Lights Activity Book (English)

Beaverton Luces De Invierno LIbro de Actividades (Espanol)

Everything inside is original content created by Beaverton City library staff, Sandy Carson, Jessica Miele, Lizbeth Sauer Villasenor, Liz Fraser, and Brenda Shelton