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Post Date: November 14, 2023

Join us for Holyoke’s

Tree Lighting and Parade of Lights at City Hall

December 2, 2023, 3:00 – 6:00PM


3:00PM – 5:00PM Enjoy Free, unlimited rides at the Holyoke Merry Go Round/ Visit and take pictures with Holiday Characters. THEN, make your way to the Holyoke Children’s Museum and create a Holiday Craft.

5:00PM  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.

5:15PM  The Ambassador’s Choir, First Lutheran Church, performance at City Hall

5:30PM  Performance by the Holyoke High School Madrigal Choir

6:00PM  Lighting of the Christmas Tree by Mayor Joshua Garcia. Parade of Lights immediately following.

Santa arrives on a fire truck.

Performance by Bomba de Aqui.




Vengan a celebrar en Holyoke

Nuestro Encendido Navideño & Desfile de Luces Frente de la Alcaldía

2 de diciembre 2023 de 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm


3:00 – 5:00 pm           Disfruta de paseos gratis e ilimitados en la Machina de los Caballitos. Visita y retrátate con personajes Navideños.  Luego, dirígete al Museo de los Niños y crea una manualidad festiva.

5:00 PM          Entra en calor con un buen chocolate caliente, galletitas y palomitas de maíz frente de la Alcaldía. Interactúa con personajes navideños y sumérgete en el espíritu navideño escuchando música navideña.

5:15 PM          The Ambassador’s Choir, El Coro de la Primera Iglesia Luterana, cantará frente de la Alcaldía.

5:30 PM          El coro de la Escuela de Superior de Holyoke, Madrigal Choir, interpretará canciones navideñas.

6:00 PM          El encendido del Árbol de Navidad por el alcalde de Holyoke, Joshua A. García

Desfile de Luces después del Encendido

Santa llega en el camión de los Bomberos

Parranda por Bomba de aquí




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