• The Airdrie Festival of Lights was created in 1996, by Stan Softley, an alderman and community volunteer. He formed a small group of dedicated individuals with a common goal, of providing the best Outdoor Christmas Light Display for families to enjoy.  That group grew over the years to become the Airdrie Festival of Lights Society, which has continued to operate the Festival.  The Festival Society is an independent body that manages and operates the Festival with the help of hundreds of passionate volunteers.  In 2015, we celebrated our 20th  If you’d like to learn more about our history click here to a great article from our friends at airdrielife magazine.  (Link to be provided)