What's On 2019



02.7 CKMS-FM brings the true meaning of community to the local and community-oriented festival of Summer Lights in downtown Kitchener!

Acapella Stage with Special Guests. The finest Acapella made right here in our region!

Come meet the Accommod8u team and learn about the Accomm8u family.

Come join one of our Presenting Partners Accommod8u who will have a stilt walker that can do an and a caricaturist available. 


ACE was formed in Winter 2010 with 16 members and has grown significantly to become the largest a cappella group on campus, averaging at 60 members in recent terms.

Street Photographer Al Doerksen will be snapping away during the festival.

Dan and Rosa have been playing music together for nearly 10 years. They combine fun song choices with beautiful harmonies and a bit of silliness.

Balute brings to the Summer Lights Festival the world's first electronic ukulele born right here in Kitchener-Waterloo.

Bingo! Join us for FREE bingo with prizes. I for Incredible! Catch a game every 15 minutes! Did we say prizes?

Right in front of Matter of Taste

Bingo keeps your heart healthy!

Pull up a chair and join us for some B I N G O.

Bingo+prizes+Surprise Guest=Bingo-tastic 

Games every 15 minutes-ish!

Hosted outside of Matter of Taste


Come build something! Make a fort? A tower? Using boxes for your creation! 

Answer a Question in chalk. Share your thoughts. 

"What I Love about Summer Lights is....." 

We made some Hop Skip Jump games for you in chalk. Add some of your favourite chalk games or jump in!

Let's play! Walk right up and play on of our many games of Xs and Os chalked along King Street just for you!