Great Falls

Nov 22, 2011 11:26 AM by Downtown Great Falls

Great Falls Parade of Lights, Christmas Stroll schedule

Downtown Great Falls has released details about the 2011 Parade of Lights and Christmas Stroll.

The Parade of Lights will be held Friday, November 25, with a parade down Central Avenue starting at 6 p.m. at 6th Street and culminating in the lighting of the Christmas tree in front of the Civic Center.

The Christmas Stroll will be held on Friday, December 2, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m.

One of the highlights of the Stroll will be the Polar Bear Plunge to benefit Special Olympics MT; it will be at 7 p.m. at 8th Street and Central Avenue.

Santa's Village, hosted by the Children's Museum of Montana, will be at 22 Railroad Square, with children's activities courtesy of Home Depot.

A new feature this year is the Showdown Montana "Rail Jam" featuring expert snowboarders and skiers; it will be located in Circle Plaza adjacent to the Davidson Building.

Purchase a $5 Stroll button for a chance to win great prizes!

Official Christmas Stroll buttons will be on sale for $5 at Amazing Toys, The Blue Rose, Candy Masterpiece, City Bar, Dragonfly Dry Goods, Gallery 16, Kaufman', Pizazz, and Sutherland's Jewelry.