City of Toledo Holiday Tree Lighting

Category: Holiday Event

Event Date:

Sunday, December 9, 2018


3:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Ottawa Park
2200 Kenwood
Toledo, Oh 43606

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You do not want to miss this year's tree lighting event. Buttery popcorn, s'mores, bonfires, open skating, cookies, live magician and ice carving, horse carriage rides, choirs, hot cocoa, face painting, arts & crafts, Toledo Walleye mascot: Spike, Mayor, Santa, and so much more. And did we mention this is a FREE event? Hope to see you this December 9th, from 3-7pm over at Ottawa Park's ice rink located at 2015 Parkside Drive. 

Schedule of events:

3 p.m.-4 p.m. Exhibition Game-youth hockey game
4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Free Open Skate (Mayor and Spike on ice)

3 p.m.-6 p.m. Face Painting-new locker
3 p.m.-6 p.m. Craft/Ornaments
3 p.m.-7 p.m. Cocoa, Cookies, Popcorn
3 p.m.-7 p.m. Live magician/Live entertainment 

Tennis Courts
3 p.m.-6 p.m. Live archery instruction/interactive

Tennis Courts Lot
3 p.m.-7 p.m. Food Trucks (3)

3 p.m.-6p.m. Art demo-Local artists (art available to purchase)
3 p.m.-6p.m. Choirs 
4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Ice Carver demo(s)

Driveway (off circle)
3 p.m.-6 p.m. S'mores pit
3 p.m.-7 p.m. TFRD Truck on display (ambulance staged)

Road/Zamboni Gate
4 p.m.-4:15 p.m. Santa and The Mayor arrive
4 p.m.-6 p.m. Horse carriage rides (along road-out on Ottawa Drive)

6 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Choir moves from circle to tree for pre-lighting songs
6 p.m.-6:30 p.m. The Mayor lights the tree

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