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Light Up Lakewood

Usher in the holiday season with this time-honored Lakewood tradition now in its 13th year. The spirit of the season will come to life with festive cheer when Light Up Lakewood 2019 takes place on Saturday, December 7, in Downtown Lakewood.

Sponsored by First Federal Lakewood and presented by LakewoodAlive, Light Up Lakewood celebrates the season and the richness of our city’s vibrancy. This free, family-friendly community event in Downtown Lakewood features a holiday parade, lighting ceremony, winter fireworks, live music, ice carvings, hot chocolate, food trucks, children’s games and much more.

Schedule of Events for Light Up Lakewood 2019:
• 11 am – 1 pm – Lunch with Santa at Dewey's Pizza - Lakewood
• 3 pm – King and Queen Ceremony at Plantation Home
• 4 pm – Festival Kickoff with Holiday Market at the Lakewood Masonic Temple
• 5 pm – Start of Parade at Manor Park and Detroit Avenue, headed westbound on Detroit
• 6:30 pm – Lighting Ceremony at the Main Stage at City Center Park
• 7 pm – Fireworks Show sponsored by First Federal Lakewood

Attendees are invited to stroll Lakewood's downtown district and visit local stores and restaurants while taking in the sights and sounds of one of Northeast Ohio's largest holiday celebrations. Light Up Lakewood serves as a marquee event for the entire region, drawing an estimated 20,000 guests each December.

Highlights include Holiday Market inside the historic Lakewood Masonic Temple, the ever-popular Holiday Parade along Detroit Avenue, live entertainment provided by bands and choirs, the Lighting Ceremony at the Main Stage at City Center Park and a can't-miss fireworks show over the rooftops of Downtown Lakewood

Visit to learn more. Don’t miss this most joyous of Lakewood holiday traditions on December 7!

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