Downtown Holland Holiday calendar of events 2019
Shop ‘Til You Drop
Friday, November 8 • 7pm – 10pm
It’s never too early to start your holiday shopping!
Participating merchants will be open late for this special holiday shopping event, with discounts up to 30% off from 7pm – 10pm. Stay up late, shop the night away and save big on all of your holiday gifts this year! Shop ‘Til You Drop is sponsored by Horizon Bank.
Holiday Open House
Saturday, November 16 • 5pm – 8pm
Stroll the decorated streets filled with singing carolers, sample a roasted chestnut and spend the evening shopping for unique holiday gifts at shops, boutiques and galleries, all offering complimentary holiday treats. Be on the look out for Santa Claus and visit his reindeer at the petting corral too! At the end of the evening, head to GDK Park at 8pm for the official lighting of the Downtown Holland Christmas tree!
Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 30
On Small Business Saturday, our Downtown Holland merchants want to thank the entire community for supporting small business all year round! Head to Downtown Holland to enjoy a day full of shopping small, fun giveaways, amazing contests and free Small Business Saturday swag!
Parade of Lights
Tuesday, December 3 • 6:30pm
Santa arrives in Downtown Holland escorted by bands, floats, vehicles and more…all decked out in thousands of sparkling holiday lights! Over 70 entries will illuminate the streets during this popular holiday parade. The parade begins at 8th Street and Columbia Avenue and continues onto the Eighth Street Market Place. The Parade of Lights is sponsored by Manpower.
Up On The Rooftops
Friday, December 13 • 6pm – 9pm
Experience an exclusive tour of Downtown Holland’s rarely seen second story during this highly-anticipated holiday event! Enjoy an elegant dessert reception and a self-guided tour of homes and offices, all decorated for the holidays.
Tickets are $30 each at www.upontherooftops.com beginning Saturday, November 2. Up on the Rooftops is sponsored by GDK Construction and Geenen DeKock Properties.
Saturday, December 14 • 8am – 10am
Shop early… come as you are… and save big at Downtown Holland’s annual Shopping Jam!
Participating businesses will open early for this special holiday shopping event. Save 30% off at least one item from 8am – 9am and 25% off from 9am – 10am at participating businesses. The earlier you shop, the more you save! Shopping Jam is sponsored by Horizon Bank.