■ Christmas cheer The Thornhill Community Church Choir performs at the Festival of Lights Dec. 8. The Terrace Downtown Improvement Area’s annual event brought the Terrace area one step closer to Christmas as they closed off a block of Lakelse Ave. for Christmas carols, the lighting of the downtown Christmas tree, cookie decoration at the Elephant’s Ear, games, a campfire, and a new light parade contest with illuminated costumes.

■ Christmas cheer The Thornhill Community Church Choir performs at the Festival of Lights Dec. 8. The Terrace Downtown Improvement Area’s annual event brought the Terrace area one step closer to Christmas as they closed off a block of Lakelse Ave. for Christmas carols, the lighting of the downtown Christmas tree, cookie decoration at the Elephant’s Ear, games, a campfire, and a new light parade contest with illuminated costumes.

Festival of Lights 2017

Church choirs helped kick off the family event in downtown Terrace