The holidays are so magical! And really, is there anything more festive than bundling up the family and heading out to a Christmas tree lighting? There are several around the Wichita area this winter – find one to make a tradition!
November 17th, 6 PM
Madison Avenue Central Park, 512 E Madison Ave., Derby
No cost and open to the public. There will be cookies, kettle corn, and photos with Santa.
November 19th, 5:30 PM
Bradley Fair Plaza (by the fountain)
No cost, open to the public, and benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities Wichita – Santa and his reindeer will be available for photos and free horse drawn carriage rides will start immediately following the tree lighting.
December 2nd, 6 PM
Main Street in El Dorado
No cost and open to the public. Parade starts at 6 PM and tree lighting is at 6:40 in downtown square. After the parade, follow Candy Cane Lane to the Oil Museum (383 E Central Ave) for pictures with Santa and a chance to feed his reindeer.
Mayor’s Tree Lighting
December 4th, 6:00 PM
No cost and open to the public.
December 8th, 5:30 PM
Andover Central Park
No cost and open to the public, but attendees are asked to donate a non-perishable food item. Santa will arrive on a fire truck to light the tree at 5:30 and will then be available for pictures at City Hall.
Early December (Date not yet determined)
Come celebrate with the City of Goddard as they light up the City Christmas Tree!