Harrisburg's Christmas Tree Lighting

Christmas Tree Lighting event flyer

Join us in the NEW Veterans Park, located at Harris Square (the Publix Shopping Center in Harrisburg off Highway 49 and Veterans Bridge) for the official lighting of the Town's Christmas Tree! Local groups will perform on stage, craft vendors will be on site as well as food, free horse and carriage rides and free visits with Santa!

Event Details

Date: Friday, December 6, 2019

Location: Veterans Park at Harris Square (located in the Publix Shopping Center off Highway 49 and Veterans Bridge in Harrisburg)

Festivities begin at 6 p.m. The official lighting of the Town's tree will take place shortly after 6 p.m. The event will conclude no later than 9 p.m.

Parking is first come first serve. 

Food Vendors:

If you are interested in being a food vendor, click here for the application!

Groups Performing:

If you are a church, individual, school group or dance studio and are interested in performing at the event, please click on the link and fill out this application! 

Craft Vendors:

If you would like to submit an application to be a craft vendor, click here for an application!

Live Nativity Scene:

Take a moment to stop by and visit the Live Nativity Scene courtesy of Harrisburg United Methodist Church!


Santa will make a special appearance to help the Town light the tree! Be on the lookout for Santa to arrive around 6pm on a big red truck! Children can line up to visit Santa, free of charge, in the gazebo in Veteran's Park starting at 6pm until the line is gone! 

Craft Vendors:

Take a few minutes to stroll through the Craft Village. This is a great opportunity to buy one of a kind, homemade gifts for the holidays! 

Horse and Carriage Rides:

This year we have five horse and carriages! Rides are free. 

A Special Thank you to our Event Gold Sponsors: 

Sponsors - Christmas