Valpo Parks and Central Park Plaza's Winter Fest and Tree Lighting, sponsored by 1st Source Bank, will take place at Central Park Plaza on Saturday, November 24, 2018; 4:00-6:00 p.m. CDT. Visitors will enjoy caroling, figure skating performances by Midwest Training & Ice Center entertainment, photos with Santa, food vendors, and the lighting of the Central Park Plaza holiday tree.  The ice rink will also run a special of $7.00 admission and skate rental with a receipt from a downtown business in support of Small Business Saturday from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.   Winter Fest Event sponsored by 1st Source Bank. Tree lighting sponsored by 1st Source Bank, The Allure: Premier Wedding Venue, and Flower Cart.

Event Schedule: 

  • 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Jiggle Tones caroling through the park
  • 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Pictures with Santa on the Porter Health Amphitheater sponsored by 1st Source Bank
  • 4:20 p.m. - Ice closed down to public. 
  • 4:45 p.m. - Midwest Ice Arena figure skating performances on ice rink
  • 5:13 p.m. - Jiggle Tones sing holiday song prior to tree lighting
  • 5:15 p.m. - Tree Lighting with 1st Source Bank, The Allure: Premier Wedding and Event Venue, and Flower Cart
  • 5:20 p.m. - 6:00 p.m - East side of tree open for pictures for the public. Staff will be on hand to help take photos on visitors phones or cameras. 
  • 5:30 p.m. - Second Performance by Midwest Ice Arena figure skaters
  • 6:00 p.m. -  Ice Rink back open to public for Open Skate. $7.00 special with downtown business receipt.

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