Shine Bright Shop Night's Walking Guide - 2023!

Thursday, December 21, 2023

Welcome to Shine Bright Shop Nights! Thursday nights in December enjoy an elevated shopping experience at all your favourite Downtown New West shops from 5 to 8pm.

Hang tight and follow the walking tour below to have a holly jolly time with drinks & festive cheer!  

Begin the tour at Bosley's. Here, every shopper that spends $50 will get the chance to win a $50 gift card!

Next, head to The Refill Stop . Hop into their eco-friendly store, get your sustainable gifts for the year! Inside, you'll find Revolve Records, a vinyl emporium for all the music lovers!


Walk on down to Hyack Square. Marvel at the light tunnel and the shimmer on the steps and buildings in the area.  

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Make your way up the colourful River Market steps into the River Market. This market is like a library of amazing businesses to buy gifts from. They include:

  1. Baby Nook and Local Nook 
  2. Bunches & Blooms 
  3. Churi 
  4. Cozy Yarns & Gifts
  5. Crystal Vibes 
  6. Great Wall Tea Co. 
  7. Harbour Liquor Store 
  8. Kinder Books 
  9. Pottery Works 
  10. Rain City Games 
  11. Uncommon Vintage 

Supporting your local businesses in New West is so vital to the spirit of this city and River Market is a perfect place to carry that out. We're staying #TogetherNewWest this giving season!

Next, head to Inn at the Quay's lobby and take photos with their cozy Christmas set up!

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Then, head to Delicia Cafe, where artist Alvin Brendan will be serenading the crowd with some acoustic tunes. 

Craving a boozy refreshment by now? Head up McKenzie Street next to the Floralume and hop in to Mila + Paige! They’ll be serving free wine from Pacific Breeze, and you can browse through their clothing pieces while sipping.  


Snap a pic with our Crown Swag light outside before going to Good Omen across from the Police Station. Inside their spectacular store, you can find handmade gifts that are both nourishing and useful.  


After your time there, head to Origin's Chocolate Bar's new location, and immerse yourself in the world of Drinking chocolate!


We’re almost done! Finish your visit at Pier Park with some last-minute photos at the glistening Lytton Square.  


Thank you for joining us for Shine Bright Shop Nights. Share your memories on Instagram or Facebook and tag us @DowntownNewWest 

Still in the mood to have a drink? Places like Georgie's local and more have Happy Hours that start conveniently after Shop Nights. See the full details here

Shine Bright will last until January 31st, we welcome you to visit as much as you’d like and encourage you to support local all Winter long! <3

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