Eau Claire (DECI, E.C. Parks & Rec.) -- Downtown Eau Claire is gearing up for a busy holiday season, as several event are set for you and your families to attend.
The 4th Annual Let It Glow! tree lighting ceremony is set for Friday, December 1 at 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. There will be horse-drawn wagon rides and hot chocolate at that time in Phoenix Park. Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Phoenix Park Labyrinth.
Families can visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus on Saturday, December 2 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. at The State Theatre. Enjoy crafts and a special treat, as Santa will be reading "Twas The Night Before Christmas" at 3:00 p.m.
Also on December 2, Rock Around the Christmas Tree from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. outside the State Theatre. Warm up with free hot cocoa, cookies, fire-pits, and live music! Enjoy free horse-drawn wagon rides throughout Downtown as well.
Events will wrap up with the Tree Lighting Ceremony at 4:30 p.m. at the corner of S. Barstow and Eau Claire St. Downtown's Christmas Tree comes to life with the help of Santa and Mrs. Claus!