Simcoe Christmas Panorama

Light Up
the County

Join us in making Norfolk Merry & Bright! There is no better year to light up our community and celebrate this holiday season. Help us Light Up The County by registering your decorated house on our interactive map so families and friends can enjoy self guided tours of Norfolk all lit up! 
 
Do you have the best decorated house on your street? In the whole town? In all of Norfolk?! Enter your house in our contest by choosing “I would like to take part in the contest” on our registration form. The deadline to enter the contest is December 18th. Judging will take place from Dec. 19th to Dec. 27th and our winners will be announced Dec. 30th!
 
Prizes
1st Place – $250.00
2nd Place – $150.00
3rd Place – $100.00
 
You will be contacted in advance with the date that the judges will be visiting your neighbourhood. 

    Your Form Will Be Sent Via Email To The Simcoe Christmas Panorama.
    Thank you for participating in Light Up the County!

    Light Up
    the County

    Join us in making Norfolk Merry & Bright! There is no better year to light up our community and celebrate this holiday season. Help us Light Up The County by registering your decorated house on our interactive map so families and friends can enjoy self guided tours of Norfolk all lit up! 
     
    Do you have the best decorated house on your street? In the whole town? In all of Norfolk?! Enter your house in our contest by choosing “I would like to take part in the contest” on our registration form. The deadline to enter the contest is December 18th. Judging will take place from Dec. 19th to Dec. 27th and our winners will be announced Dec. 30th!
     
    Prizes
    1st Place – $250.00
    2nd Place – $150.00
    3rd Place – $100.00
     
    You will be contacted in advance with the date that the judges will be visiting your neighbourhood. 

      Your Form Will Be Sent Via Email To The Simcoe Christmas Panorama.
      Thank you for participating in Light Up the County!

      LIGHT UP THE COUNTY MAP - 2020

      We're busy compiling all the houses in Norfolk. We hope to launch the map the same day Panorama starts, December 5th!

      House list of “Light Up The County” Tour
      LIGHT UP THE COUNTY MAP

      0ur 2019 winners

        Volunteer

        Interested in volunteering for the Simcoe Christmas Panorama? We routinely look for volunteers in the following departments: 

        Festival Ambassador

        You are the face of Panorama to our guests! For this position we look for outgoing, enthusiastic people who enjoy helping others, and want to make sure our guests have a positive experience! Our Festival Ambassadors work in shifts from either 5:00pm – 8:00pm, or 8:00pm – 11:00pm during the month of December. You will work with several other Festival Ambassadors during a shift.

        Duties may include:

        -Turning park lights on
        -Turning park lights off
        -Monitoring park during festival hours
        -Reminding guests to stay off displays
        -Helping guests with directions
        -Assist with character meet & greets
        -Organizing Official Light Up night
        -Collecting donations for Panorama

        Maintenance Personnel

        For the people who like to get their hands dirty and work outdoors! You will work with our professional team of display technicians to help maintain the festivals beloved displays. Maintenance takes place offsite at one of our storage facilities located in Norfolk County, and typically occurs over several days during the late summer to fall months.

        Duties may include:

        -Paint touch ups
        -Display repairs (wood working, electrics, automation, mechanics)
        -Display cleaning
        -Replacing Christmas lights

        Fundraising Officer

        Are you an organized, detail-oriented person who thinks quick on their feet? Then we’d be thrilled to have you join our fundraising team! Throughout the year the Panorama runs several fundraising events, and we are always looking for new, unique opportunities! If you have a fundraising idea you would like to share with us, we’d love to hear from you. From golf tournaments, to princess parties we have something the whole family will enjoy!

        Duties may include:

        -Contacting local businesses
        -Liaising with event personnel
        -Event set up
        -Event tear down
        -Assisting guests during event

          Volunteer

          Interested in volunteering for the Simcoe Christmas Panorama? We routinely look for volunteers in the following departments: 

          Festival Ambassador

          You are the face of Panorama to our guests! For this position we look for outgoing, enthusiastic people who enjoy helping others, and want to make sure our guests have a positive experience! Our Festival Ambassadors work in shifts from either 5:00pm – 8:00pm, or 8:00pm – 11:00pm during the month of December. You will work with several other Festival Ambassadors during a shift.

          Duties may include:

          -Turning park lights on
          -Turning park lights off
          -Monitoring park during festival hours
          -Reminding guests to stay off displays
          -Helping guests with directions

          Maintenance Personnel

          For the people who like to get their hands dirty and work outdoors! You will work with our professional team of display technicians to help maintain the festivals beloved displays. Maintenance takes place offsite at one of our storage facilities located in Norfolk County, and typically occurs over several days during the late summer to fall months.

          Duties may include:

          -Paint touch ups
          -Display repairs (wood working, electrics, automation, mechanics)
          -Display cleaning
          -Replacing Christmas lights

          Fundraising Officer

          Are you an organized, detail-oriented person who thinks quick on their feet? Then we’d be thrilled to have you join our fundraising team! Throughout the year the Panorama runs several fundraising events, and we are always looking for new, unique opportunities! If you have a fundraising idea you would like to share with us, we’d love to hear from you. From golf tournaments, to princess parties we have something the whole family will enjoy!

          Duties may include:

          -Contacting local businesses
          -Liaising with event personnel
          -Event set up
          -Event tear down
          -Assisting guests during event

            Sponsorship

            The success and longevity of this event is due to the support of our local businesses and dedicated individuals.  If you are interested in supporting the Simcoe Christmas Panorama, please let us know! We offer a range of sponsorship packages and can customise something that connects well with your business’ overall directive. For more information, please reach us at: lights@simcoepanorama.ca

            Thanks to our 2019 Sponsors!

            Opening Night Ceremony: Simcoe Firefighters Association
            Music in the Park: myFM 98.9
            Clifton Park: Simcoe & District Real Estate Board
            Grant Anderson Park: Eastlink
            Light Up the County Tour & Contest: Simcoe Reformer

            Barrel Restaurant
            Beta Sigma Phi
            Blue Star Ford Lincoln & the Kowtaluk Family
            C& J Roto-Static
            Carter’s Men’s & Ladies Wear
            Crime Stoppers of Haldimand Norfolk
            Culligans Water
            Demeyer Chrystler
            The Dolmar Salon
            Dominos Pizza
            Edgil Pool Services Ltd.
            Emmanuel Bible Church
            Equipment Centre Simcoe 2.0 Limited
            Erie Beach Hotel
            Freeman’s Service Centre
            Grand River Orthodontics
            Haldimand Norfolk Women’s Services
            Horton Family
            Kinette Club of Simcoe
            Libro Credit Union
            Millards
            MHN Lawyers LLP
            Nova Mutual Insurance Company
            Ontario Power Generation
            Prominent Homes Inc.
            Rick’s Auto Body
            RONA
            Rosewood Senior Living
            Rotary Club of Norfolk Sunrise
            Sibbett Family – In Memory of Carol Anne Speirs & Mary Lee Sibbett
            Simcoe Pizza Hut
            Steve Szucs & Gerry Malo
            Swiss Chalet & Harveys Simcoe
            Tax 2000
            Tim Hortons
            The Co-operators
            Townsend Mutual Insurance Co.
            Turkstra Lumber
            Voice for Life Simcoe & District
            Wendy’s Restaurant

            Park Bridges
            Flooring Canada
            Harmony Pastry Shop & Cafe
            McKay Insurance & Financial Services Inc.
            Regional Auto Glass
            The Apple Place
            Malo Family Dentistry

            Cedar Crossing Retirement Community
            Cedarwood Village
            CIBC
            Good Redden Klosler LLP
            Rassaun Services Inc.
            Tai Shan Express
            Travelodge Simcoe

            Coldwell Banker Action Plus Realty Brokerage
            D&B Climate Care
            dbi Brokers Ltd Perrin Insurance
            Direct Helicopter International
            Downtown Simcoe BIA
            Erie Music
            Expert Auto Clinic
            First Ontario Credit Union
            Future Auto Services & Sales
            Jensen Cheese
            Klassic Coconut
            Koncir Automotive
            Master Mechanic Simcoe
            Mitt & Robe Co. Ltd.
            The Brick
            TSC Stores Simcoe