Now in its 20th year, First Light at Sainte-Marie among the Hurons brings the magic of the holidays to North Simcoe.

Experience the beauty of the historical site and the neighbouring Martyrs’ Shrine by the light of 5000 candles at this annual holiday event. Enjoy live entertainment, 50+ local vendors, fireworks and so much more!


EDCNS is about growth, attraction and investment. We are committing a significant amount of energy to tell the story of the many successful business people who have chosen to call North Simcoe home. Through many more exciting and interesting stories like this one, we will feature people enjoying themselves in North Simcoe: visiting, living and establishing their business. We Live It, You’ll Love It!