Forest City Christmas


Christmas in Forest City


We kick off the 2017 Christmas season with our annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thanksgiving night!  Join us on Thursday, November 23 at 6pm as we begin the ceremony!  Special music will be presented by "In His Glory".  Lights will be turned on at 7pm.  Afterward, enjoy complimentary hot chocolate and cookies at the Santa House!  The ice-skating rink will be also be open!


The Forest City Merchants Association ( sponsor the annual Christmas Parade on Sunday, November 26.  The parade begins at 3pm from McNair Stadium parking lot.  The parade travels from McNair East on Main Street to the Methodist Church.  Parade applications can be found in the Collections Department at Town Hall, the Merchant's website or are available here: Christmas Parade Application


On Fridays in December (December 1, 8, 15, and 22) its hay rides, ice-skating, and Santa at the Santa House!


On Saturdays in December (December 2, 9, 16, and 23) its carriage rides, ice-skating, and Santa at the Santa House!


On Sundays in December (December 3, 10, and 17) its Santa Paws at the Santa House!  Bring your furry friends to have a picture made with Santa.


The lights will stay on through early January!


Times, dates, and prices can be found in the brochure below.