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Christmas in the Village Parade, Tree Lighting Ceremony, & WinterGreen Market

Christmas in the Village Parade, Tree Lighting Ceremony, & WinterGreen Market

November 30, 2013    |    4:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Downtown Zionsville

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Join us on Saturday November 30th as Zionsville officially begins the holiday season!

The hour-long Christmas Parade steps off at 3:45 pm. 

From 5:00-6:00 pm, enjoy entertainment, activities and vendors in Downtown Zionsville.

The Lighting of the Village and Tree Lighting will begin at 6:00 pm. at the corner of Pine and Main Street.

The Christmas parade will begin with the Gordon Pipers, the Dickens Carolers, Trader's Point Hunt Club, Radio Disney, a live reindeer and of course Santa coming to town. The parade will line up at Eagle Elementary, wind its way through the Village and hit Main Street at 4:00 p.m. (approximately 1 hour). There will be so much for you to enjoy!

For hassle-free parking, park in Lions Park and board a renovated antique trolley (for free) that will take you from Lions Park to the door of your favorite shops and back. The Trolley service begins at 10:00 a.m. and continues until 7:00 p.m.

Enjoy a free horse-drawn carriage ride from 1:00 p.m. - 3 p.m. The carriage will continue again after the parade.

After the parade the celebration continues with Radio Disney providing games and goodie bags for the kids.  Enjoy live music beginning at 5 p.m., take pictures with the live reindeer, ride the barrel train and watch Santa help light the festive Village Christmas tree at 6 p.m.

Our WinterGreen Market will also be held on this Saturday as well as Saturday, December 7.

Watts Tree Farm, Rail Trail Gardens, Akard True Value Hardware, Zionsville Flower Company and Palmer Kelley Designs will be in town selling Christmas wreaths, garlands, patio pots, greenery, holly, mistletoe and more. 

Please click here for a Christmas in the Village .jpg file that you can share. 

More activities:

Earth Explorer Toys: Santa, 1-5 pm.
Roasted nut vendor, 1-6:30
Black Dog Books: Central Indiana Dance Ensemble in costume reading stories, 2-3 pm; Amy Lacy  
     reading her book, Where is Christmas, 5:30 pm
Dickens' Carolers: After parade, at Avalon Jewelers, Butler's Pantry, Art IN Hand Gallery, 5-5:30 pm 
The Friendly Tavern: Indianapolis "500" Gordon Pipers after parade
Cobblestone Grill: musician Mark LaPointe 
Siro's Chic Boutique: Open house with music by the Thorntown Jammers, wine by Hopwood Cellars 
     Winery, appetizers, door prizes, and 15% off all merchandise