Monday, November 21, 2011

2011 Manhattan Illinois Lighted Holiday Parade and Christmas Tree Lighting

Manhattan, Illinois will welcome the holiday season December 2nd and 3rd with "Christmas on State Street"!

2010 Christmas Tree lighting in Manhattan, Illinois
2011 "Christmas on State Street":

Friday December 2, 2011
--The Lincoln-Way Central Madrigal Singers will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Manhattan Park District Program Center

Saturday December 3, 2011
--Craft Fair at Wilson Creek School, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
--Gingerbread House Contest at Wilson Creek School, 9a.m. drop-off, 11 a.m. judging
--See Santa , 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Manhattan Park District Program Center, Games and meet with Santa
--Chili Cook Off, Wilson Creek School, 9--10 a.m. drop-off, 11 a.m. judging
--Parade of Lights, 5:30 p.m.
--Christmas Tree Lighting, Times Square, immediately after the parade

Here is a video of last year's Christmas Tree Lighting: