Due to the extreme cold weather alert, the Downtown Brampton horse-drawn carriage rides have been cancelled for Thursday December 28th from 4pm – 8pm.    The Downtown Brampton BIA will be posting tomorrow with regards to the status of the carriage rides for Friday December 29th through to Sunday December 30, 2017.

Stay safe and warm and please feel free to share!

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Brampton, Dec. 06, 2017 – The Downtown Brampton BIA (Business Improvement Area) is pleased to present the first ever Downtown Brampton Christmas Tree competition. This year, the BIA has distributed over forty wooden Christmas trees to participating schools across Brampton. Schools were invited to take part in the competition and decorate these trees, and delivered back outstanding designs!

Local schools involved included:Downtown Brampton Christmas Trees
o St. Roch Secondary School ○ Cardinal Leger Secondary School
o Parkholme School ○ Brampton Centennial Secondary School
o St. Anne’s Elementary School ○ Turner Fenton Secondary School
o Sacred Heart Elementary School ○ Fletcher’s Meadow Secondary School

The Downtown Brampton BIA is currently hosting a competition throughout the downtown core where the public can help select the winning school, with the grand prize of $1200.

Photo credits: Custodio’s Photography
These most festive and adorned trees can be found in local shops throughout the downtown core. Each participating business will have ballots for the public to enter their vote.

For a full listing on where to find the trees, visit:

For more information on BIA Christmas events, visit:

Downtown Brampton BIA:
Downtown Brampton is a respected and welcoming destination dedicated to bringing people together for quality shopping, services and entertainment. The mission of the Downtown Brampton BIA is to promote and enhance downtown Brampton through marketing events and beautification to build confidence and engagement with members and the community.

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Media Contact:
Andrea Magana, Events and Marketing Specialist, Downtown Brampton BIA
(T): 905-874-8182 (E)

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