December 1, 2021, to January 2, 2022​

Back by popular demand, Winter Illumination is planned to be even brighter in its second year. The community is invited to experience the magic of the season with more than 20 festive light installations throughout the city, many created by local artists!


Historic Galt, better known as Downtown Cambridge, boasts a wide selection of incredible shops, restaurants, and services set against a uniquely picturesque landscape.


Good food and perfectly crafted beverages is their passion and it really shows! Come and experience our many great restaurants, pubs, cafes, and bakeries today! You will quickly see and taste why we love the food in Galt.

Retail Shops

Whether you are visiting one of our notable specialty shops or just browsing store-to-store, the quality and pride the owners have in their products is truly remarkable! Come and visit our great selection of shops today and see why we think they are all incredible!


Experts in their fields, Downtown Cambridge, offers an impressive selection of services to both the local community and visitors alike! Check out our impressive roster and come meet with some of the best in the business proudly located in Galt!


Whether you're planning an outing with friends n’ family or taking a much needed day for yourself,  you will find Downtown Cambridge has plenty to see and do! Check out our attractions to see a full list!

The Galt Pedestrian Bridge

Built-in 1912 the "Holey Bridge" spanned the Grand River for more than 60 years. By 1984, all that remained were the concrete piers. On May 26, 2018, a new bridge built in its place will open. Don't forget to check out this great new attraction.

Idea Exchange - Old Post Office

The Old Post Office is a creative space to tinker, code, bend, sketch, fabricate and build. We invite you to innovate together - share your expertise and learn from each other’s experiences. 

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New for 2019! Downtown Cambridge has our very own set of wings! Be sure to stop by The Art of Home at 11 Ainslie Street South to have a look. Don't forget to join the fun and have your photo taken to post on social media!


Do you want to join a great community who promote all things #GaltLove as a Downtown Cambridge Ambassador? Learn more about the different options and how you can get involved!