Celebrate the holiday season at Fort William Historical Park’s Ignite the Fort. This family-friendly event will kindle your holiday spirit with plenty of fun seasonal activities. The festivities will include a brilliant tree lighting ceremony to “Ignite the Fort.”

Following Ignite the Fort, the festivities continue with the Star of Bethlehem event at the David Thompson Astronomical Observatory. All Ignite the Fort ticket holders will receive $3.00-$5.00 off admission to the Star of Bethlehem on December 5 and 6, 2020.

Tickets can be purchased in person at Fort William Historical Park, 1350 King Road, or by calling 807-473-2344. Ignite the Fort $8.00-$10.00; Star of Bethlehem $8.00-$10.00; Stars Ignite Combo-Pass $11-15; Children under 5 free. Prices include HST.


  • Starting Saturday, December 5th, 2020, repeats every day until Sunday, December 06, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm


Fort William Historical Park

1350 King Road
Thunder Bay , ON P7K 1L7