The Carlington Community Association’s Annual Merry and Bright Tree Decorating Event is back! Make your own ornament to decorate any of 5 CCA Merry and Bright Trees in our neighbourhood to enter to win some great prizes from local Carlington businesses.

Tree Locations:

  1. Carlington Recreation Centre (to the left of the doors)
  2. Raven Park: Change room beside the wading pool 
  3. Alexander Park: beside the ice rink on the edge of the playground, attached to the fence
  4. Harold Place Park: at the gazebo
  5. Meadowvale:  At the entrance off Trenton Ave 

See below for photos of the trees themselves!

You can make as many ornaments as you want – each ornament is one entry to the contest.

Contest Deadline: 11:59 p.m. on December 24, 2023.

There are three ways to enter the contest:

  1. Send a picture of you putting your ornament on a tree, or a photo of your ornament on a tree to:
  2. Or else upload a photo to Twitter and tag it with @CarlingtonCA.
  3. Or else upload a photo to CCA Facebook.

Need a new idea? Check out the video at

A big THANK YOU you to our event sponsor Riley Brockington and our tree sponsor Diane & Jen.


Alexander Park
Harrold Place Park
Meadowvale Park
Raven Park
Carlington Recreation Centre