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Please be advised that in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, city offices will be closed beginning at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23rd and through the day on Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th.

The City of Holyoke wishes everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!

The Holyoke Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to developing and promoting recreational opportunities for the residents of the community.

Please check this page for updated information regarding upcoming events!


Tree Lighting/Parade of Lights

Saturday, December 3, 2022

Schedule of Events

     3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

     Enjoy free, unlimited rides at the Holyoke Merry Go Round.  Visit and take pictures with Holiday characters.  Make your way to the Holyoke Children's         Museum and create a holiday craft

     5:00 pm 

     Warm up with hot chocolate, cookies and popcorn at City Hall.  Interact with Holiday Characters and get in the holiday spirit by listening to holiday music

     5:15 pm

     Ambassador's Choir - First Lutheran School performance

     5:30 pm

     Holyoke High School Madrigal Choir performance

     6:00 pm

     Lighting of the Christmas Tree by Mayor Joshua Garcia

     Parade of Lights immediately following

     Santa arrives on the fire truck

     Parranda by Bomba de Aqui


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