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Youngstown Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting

Friday, December 6, 2019 @ 4:00 pm

Youngstown Tree

The City of YOUngstown, Youngstown CityScape and title sponsor Home Savings are excited to present this year’s Youngstown Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 6, 2019!

Festivities begin throughout downtown at 4:00pm. The parade will commence at 6:00pm. The route will begin on E. Federal Street near Champion and will finish on W. Federal Street at Symphony Place. The tree lighting will take place immediately following the parade (approximately 7:30pm), followed by pictures with Santa in the lobby at 20 W. Federal Street.

Dr. Lou Zona from the Butler Institute of American Art will preside as Grand Marshall as the museum celebrates its Centennial Anniversary. There will be music in the Square: The Houseband at 4pm, followed by Howard Howell & the Point Five Band at 5pm. Immediately following the tree lighting at 7:30pm, there will be a short fireworks display!

Other activities include:

– Youngstown Holiday Flea at the DeYor Performing Arts Center from 4:00pm-8:00pm
– Free admission to OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology from 4:00pm-7:00pm
– Memories of Christmas Past at the Arms Family Museum from 12:00pm-4:00pm
– The Nutcracker by the Ballet Western Reserve at Stambaugh Auditorium at 8:00pm
– Free Admission to Tyler Mahoning Valley History Center from 4:00pm-7:00pm
– Free admission to the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & Labor from 10:00am-8:00pm
– Spruce Holiday Pop-Up Shop on N. Phelps from 10:00am-6:00pm
– Phamily Fun Night with the Youngstown Phantoms at 7:30pm – Children 12 and under will receive a $5 Ticket, Free 8oz Pepsi, cotton candy and popcorn

Click here for 2019 Holiday Parade Tree Lighting Map

To sponsor or to participate in this year’s parade, visit for all forms or for questions call 330-742-4040.


Friday, December 6, 2019
4:00 pm
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