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Christmas on the Square
November 19 @ 12:00 pm - 6:30 pmFree
“Christmas on the Square” featuring the Community Christmas Tree Lighting kicks off the holiday season with nostalgia and charm! Don’t miss this FREE afternoon of holiday cheer featuring art and handmade items, shopping at downtown retailers and visits with Santa in the Courthouse Bandstand throughout the day. Fun and informative holiday workshops are scheduled throughout the afternoon including Decorating with Ribbon, Non-Sticky S’mores, Tables That Pop and Children’s Ornament Making. Enjoy yummy goodies in downtown eateries, coffee shops and food vendors on the streets. The finale is the Mainstreet Cleveland Community Christmas Tree Lighting at 6 p.m. at the Old Post Office on Broad Street. Schedule for the Day: Noon to 6 p.m. Artists selling items on Courthouse Square. Holiday Hacks on Courthouse Plaza including Decorating with Ribbon, Tables that Pop, and Non-Sticky S’mores. Children’s Activities including Christmas Stories read by Bradley County School Educators, Artists helping children make gift ornaments (while supplies last), Santa available for pictures and wishes in the Bandstand. Downtown stores and restaurants open. Food and treat trucks on the square. Performances by Cleveland’s Rockettes. Performance by Lake Forest’s Show Choir, Revolution beginning at 5:45. And the MainStreet Community Tree Lighting at 6 p.m. Presented by MainStreet Cleveland and the Chamber’s Arts in Education and Business Council. Artists reserve your spot! We are accepting applications for Handmade Arts & Crafts booths only. Deadline to submit an application is Nov. 11! You can find all the details as well as an Artist Vendor Application on our Event Calendar.