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Lighthouse Festival

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The 12th Annual Lighthouse Festival is back this year and better than ever!
We invite you to JOIN US ON Friday, August 16, 2024 from 1:00pm to 2:00am. 
SMOKE FREE EVENT!  No smoking allowed during the festival. 
Exhibitors Wanted for Lighthouse Festival ARTISAN MARKET.  If you would like to spend the day at our annual festival we would love to have you!
Lighthouse Festival Vendor Registration Package 2024


Live on Stage starting at 7:00pm to 1:00am we have a great lineup of music scheduled for your entertainment!
We are pleased to announce that back again this year is ‘BACK FORTY’ – Thunder Bay’s #1 Country Band!  and NEW to the festival is “CHEAP & EASY” featuring top 40/classic rock music!
Playing music all day is our local DJ – Derek Boucher – DJ Dbl D.
Full Licensed Bar courtesy of Terrace Bay Fire Fighters Association! 
No Smoking in Beer Gardens!
Age of Majority is required.
Beer Gardens closed to minors at 9:30pm
Bus Shuttle to Schreiber see below!

NEW!  LIVE ON STAGE – MacKinley Delusions – Magician Act

Showtime – 6:30pm to 7:30pm


Mackinley is an expert deception artist. Having spent over a decade studying and honing his skills drawn from sleight of hand artists, card cheats, psychics and fraudulent mediums of the world, he merges the techniques to create his own unique brand of magic.

Mackinley welcomes you into his world, where imagination and reality become one, a world of delusions.

Classic Cars Show & Shine

We are bringing back the Classic Cars Show & Shine at the Festival this year!  All Classic Cars are welcome to come join usand display your vehicles!  Simcoe Plaza at 1:00pm to 5:00pm.  People’s Choice Award – $100 Cash Prize!  See you at the Festival  See you there!!


Everyone is welcome to come out to our fun BINGO in the Beer Gardens!  2:00pm to 3:30pm!  Try your luck at winning cool prizes!

Local Food at the Festival!

Stop in at our local restaurants and bar lounges for some local food specials and drinks!
Drifter’s Restaurant, Wah’s Restaurant, The Visitor Room, Red Dog Lounge, Subway, Mo & Jo’s Lighthouse Variety and FOOD VENDORS – The Golden Rail, Skip the Cone and K&R Northshore Fries!
Check out our local brewery & lounges – Drifter’s Lounge and Slate Islands Brewery for some Beer Tastings!
Business Sidewalk Sales & Artisan Street Market!
Stop by our local businesses for the special Sidewalk Sale deals of the day!
Artisan Street Market – visit the many artisans and local groups around the plaza!

Fun in the Park

Inflatables & Water Slide
Fun-Tastic Castles are known for their huge castles which always result in smiles! Don’t forget your swimsuit for the water slide!
Zorb Balls & Cannon Blaster – provided by Ultimate Parties from Thunder Bay!  The Zorb Balls  and Cannon Blaster are always a hit!  Fun for all ages!
Dottie & Lulu the Clown! – our favourite clowns are back and will be bringing their fun face painting and balloon making to the festival!

Designated Drivers & Bus Available

Schreiber Shuttle starts at 9pm, 10pm, 11pm, 12am & last bus at 1am.  Starts at Drifters Parking Lot and drops off at THE VOY. Please Drink Responsibly and Have Fun!


NEW at the Terrace Bay Lighthouse Festival this year!
Join us for a fireworks display on Friday night starting at dark (9:30pm) on Simcoe Plaza!
Inflatables in Terrace Bay
Terrace Bay Street Festival

SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!   Thank you for your support and sponsorship of our annual festival.  Your generous donations help make this event possible for the residents and visitors to our community!