Keala Landry, 2, eyes some of the Christmas decorations outside of Qualicum Beach town hall after the tree lighting and Moonlight Madness Thursday (Nov. 16). — Lauren Collins photo

Keala Landry, 2, eyes some of the Christmas decorations outside of Qualicum Beach town hall after the tree lighting and Moonlight Madness Thursday (Nov. 16). — Lauren Collins photo

Moonlight Madness hits Qualicum Beach

Annual event featured Santa, Christmas tree lighting

The Town of Qualicum Beach hosted its annual tree-lighting event Thursday, Nov. 16 during Moonlight Madness which saw shoppers filling the streets of Qualicum Beach until late in the evening.

The annual event was sponsored by both the Town of Qualicum Beach and the Qualicum Beach Downtown Business Association. The evening featured the tree lighting, performances, pictures with Santa Claus and shopping late into the evening