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Ward Parkway Christmas
November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ward Parkway Center’s Pavilion is hosting its annual tree lighting ceremony on Friday, Nov. 15th. Family-friendly festivities, including donut decorating, photos with Santa, live music performances by students at Center Elementary, Boone Elementary and Center High School’s Mighty Marching Yellow Jacket Band, and more. Events will begin at 6 p.m. with the lighting of the 30-foot tree at approximately 7:00 p.m.
Live Music: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Leading up to the tree lighting countdown, there will be live performances by Center Elementary, Boone Elementary (2nd and 3rd grade students) and the Mighty Marching Yellow Jacket High School Band.
Hurt’s Donut Decorating: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Hurt’s Donuts will provide donuts for children to decorate and enjoy out on its patio during the ceremony.
Santa and Elf Appearance: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Santa and his Elf will pass out light up Rudolph noses to children in attendance leading up to the tree lighting ceremony, while supplies last. At 7:00 p.m., Santa and his Elf will countdown to the tree lighting display.
Complimentary appetizers: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Charleston’s Restaurant will offer complimentary appetizers outside on its patio for guests to enjoy throughout the evening.
Tree Lighting: 7:00 p.m.
Santa and his Elf will countdown the lighting of Ward Parkway Center’s 30-foot tree.
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