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Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Holiday Lighting Ceremony
November 18, 2017 

Winter festivities begin in downtown Highland Park with the Holiday Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 3-5 PM rain or shine. The event will only be canceled if there is severe weather. The day’s events will feature musical performances with a special appearance by Santa. 

Enjoy a family-friendly scavenger hunt through downtown Highland Park with prizes at the end.  In addition, don’t miss free, live performances of The Nutcracker in the store window of Uncle Dan’s at the corner of Central Avenue and Second Street. The afternoon events will conclude with Mayor Rotering flipping the switch to turn on the holiday lights in Port Clinton Square. Please see the schedule of events below.

Schedule of Events:
  
3:00 - 3:30 PM Lake Forest Country Day School Chorus
 
3:30 - 3:45 PM The Performer's School A Cappella Group
 
3:45 - 4:00 PM Soul2Sole Dance Inc.
 
4:00 - 4:30 PM Elm Place Middle School Chorus
 
4:30 - 4:45 PM Center Stage Lake Forest Carolers
 
4:45 - 4:50 Raffle Drawing
 
4:50 Mayor and Lighting

Come early to shop and dine!

For more information, please contact the City Manager’s Office at 847.926.1000.
Holiday Lighting Business Participation Application