Light Up Blue Ridge is always the
Saturday after Thanksgiving
Blue Friday is November 28, 2020
Light Up is November 28, 2020Information from the 2019 Event is below.
The GREAT TREE is back! It is 27 foot tall, a sight that will WOW children and adults alike. Friday is BLUE Friday, when all merchants will be offering discounts and the downtown area will be filled with live entertainment throughout the day. A full day of fun begins on Saturday when Santa arrives on the train approximately 11:00 a.m. Santa will be in the park from 12:30 to 4:40 p.m. for visits with the kids. Parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. with lighting of the Great Tree at 7 p.m.
The day of Blue Friday and Light Up Blue Ridge will be full of strolling Christmas characters, food vendors and entertainment in the park.
Friday evening, November 29th (Blue Friday) you are encouraged to join us for town wide caroling starting at 6 p.m.
Saturday, November 30th and every Saturday in December through December 15th you will find strolling Christmas characters and entertainment around town and in the park.
Saturday, November 30th parade will start at 5:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to be part of the parade and we are hoping you will add lights to your float.
Great Tree lighting will be at 7 p.m.This year we are honored to have the 2016 Miss America winner, Betty Cantrell to sing "O Holy Night" at the lighting of the tree. Great time for the whole family.