Earth Hour 2014

Lights out from 8:30 to 9:30 pm

  on Saturday, March 29th, 2014

 Cities around the world are uniting to take a stand on the greatest threat our planet has ever faced by turning out their lights for one hour.

In 2007 Sydney Australia initiated Earth Hour. In 2008, 400 cities participated.

In 2011, 5200  cities in 135 countries; in 2012, 7000 cities and towns participated in the biggest environmental movement in history…

Earth Hour Vaughan Lantern Walk Event

Featuring Maple Lion’s E-Waste Collection, Solar, and NEW Small Solar Products

   Mar. 29, 2014 - Starts at 6:30 p.m.

Vaughan City Hall, 2141 Major Mackenzie Drive 

6:30 p.m. Energy Conservation Exhibit; Lantern Making; Secondary School Environmental Jeopardy Game

8:00 p.m. Opening Ceremonies

8:30 p.m. Lantern Walk (rain or shine)

8:30 p.m. Cycling Night Ride (cyclists must register with the Bicycle Users Group, vaughanbug@gmail.comPlease note: space is limited so cyclists are encouraged to register early. In addition all cyclists must be equipped with the proper equipment and gear.

9:00 p.m. Live Entertainment & Refreshments

9:30 p.m. Community Green Hero Awards & Prizes  

We Can. We Will. Will You?

A challenge to commit to a greenhouse gas reduction action for 2014.


For five years, this event has been a great expression of community concern united with a global concern for planet earth and future generations who will also need a sustainable earth.

The Earth Hour Committee has partnered with the City of Vaughan and Power Stream to plan an exciting event. 

Please join us!

This year for one hour and beyond, waste nothing.

Bring your own cup and an earth-friendly light.  Dress warmly!

 For more information, please contact: 

Martha Bell:  martha_bell@yahoo.com

Chris Wolnik: chris.wolnik@vaughan.ca


2014 Earth Hour Video

2012 Earth Hour Vaughan

2011 Earth Hour Video - Woodbridge

2012 Official Earth Hour Video