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Holiday Lighting Celebration

Friday, Nov. 24

14th Annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Friday, November 24 (Black Friday)


The Peppermint Elves Family Holiday Concert

6 PM CHI Health Amphitheater

  • Prior to the lighting event, a number of Dickens Carolers will entertain event attendees and Santa’s Elves will be on hand to distribute jingle bells to children so they can help “ring in” Santa Claus to center court.
  • Free hot cider and cookies provided by BRAVO! will be served to guests in center court near the concert area.

Santa Parade – 7 PM | Center Court & Roundabout
Santa will arrive by “Cinderella” carriage and led by the Arlington High School marching band along with favorite storybook and holiday characters.

  • The parade starts on the west end of “Main Street” and runs to the east end then winds back to the roundabout area.
  • Free carriage rides will be offered immediately following the lighting ceremony until 10 p.m. Santa will be inside the Village Pointe Cinema lobby after the lighting event.