FEST SCHEDULE

 2016 Waterfront Winterfest

Saturday, November 26th
Sunday, November 27th

 

 

 Please join us for Small Business Saturday, November 26th. Show your support by shopping the stores along Broadway that fuel the economy and invigorate the community. One small purchase can make a difference. When shopping for the holidays – shop local, shop Lorain.

 As part of Small Business Saturday and Waterfront Winterfest,  Jevon Terance Boutique, located at 615 Broadway, will host a Kid’s T-Shirt Design Day from Noon-4:00 p.m.  Fee $5

 

 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

Saturday, November 26th

EVENT TIME LOCATION
Christmas Parade

Join us as we kick-off the holiday season and welcome Santa!

4:30 p.m. Along Broadway – commences at 9th Street
Waterfront Winterfest Main Stage

Annual lighting of an amazing and colorful Christmas display.

-Chase Ritenauer, Mayor of Lorain

-Lorain High School Marching Band

-Lorain International Princesses

5:30 p.m. Veterans Memorial Park West Erie and Washington Street
Fireworks

Sponsored by Northwest Bank

Sparkling and glowing, watch as they illuminate the spectacular night sky.

6:00 p.m. Viewing area – Downtown and Black River Landing
Moore House Museum

Tour the home of Mayor Leonard & Mrs. Moore and their three daughters. Recently restored, it reflects life in the City of Lorain during the 1920’s with numerous beautiful artifacts and life-size replicas of the Moore Family. 

FREE

 

5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. 309 W. 5th St.
Frozen Party

Do you want to build a snowman? Games, crafts and music from the movie in this after-hours program to celebrate Lorain Waterfront Winterfest.

FREE

6:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Loran Public Library

351 W. 6th St.

International Tree and

Model Train Display

A festive holiday display that highlights international Christmas tree decorations representing many countries with the nostalgia of the season that comes from authentic model trains.

FREE

5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Black River Transportation Center

421 Black River Lane

Santa Story Land Christmas

Tell Santa what you want for Christmas while having your picture taken with him. Crafts for children and storytelling.

FREE

Photo with Santa $5

5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 453 Broadway

Next to Northwest Bank

Christmas Wish Ornaments

Children make ornaments and attach a Christmas wish. 2016 Lorain International Princesses will read Christmas stories based on their nationality and share cultural artifacts that represent their ethnic traditions.

FREE

4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Lorain Arts Council

737 Broadway

 

 

Ice Tower Fire

Sponsored by First Federal Savings of Lorain

Stunning fire rising from an ice sculpture.

7:00 p.m. Broadway Ave.

 

Windjammer Big Band

Full size swing band featuring dance and jazz music of the last century.

FREE

7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

 

Charleston Coffee House

630 Broadway

Polar Express

FREE

Sponsored by Lorain County

Community College

The 2004 film about a young boy who embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.

8:00 p.m. The Lorain Palace Theatre

617 Broadway

 

Sunday November 27th

EVENT TIME LOCATION
The Singing Angels

Come and hear the Singing Angels, some of Northeast Ohio’s best and brightest young performers singing holiday favorites.

 

$12 advanced ticket

$14 day of show

Tickets can be purchased online at www.lorainpalace.org

3:00 p.m. The Lorain Palace Theatre

617 Broadway

International Tree and

Model Train Display

A festive holiday display that highlights international Christmas tree decorations representing many countries with the nostalgia of the season that comes from authentic model trains.

FREE

3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Black River

Transportation Center

421 Black River Lane

Santa Story Land Christmas

Tell Santa what you want for Christmas while having your picture taken with him. Crafts for children and storytelling.

FREE

Photo with Santa $5

3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. 453 Broadway

Next to Northwest Bank

  

Through December

EVENT TIME LOCATION
International Tree and

Model Train Display

A festive holiday display that highlights international Christmas tree decorations representing many countries with the nostalgia of the season that comes from authentic model trains.

FREE

Friday Dec. 2,9,16,23

5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Saturday Dec. 3,10,17

5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Sunday 4,11,18

3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Black  River Transportation Center

421 Black River Lane

Santa Story Land Christmas

Tell Santa what you want for Christmas while having your picture taken with him. Crafts for children and storytelling.

FREE

Photo with Santa $5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, December 3rd

Saturday, December 10th

Saturday, December 17th

3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

 

Sunday, December 4th

Sunday, December 11th

Sunday, December 18th

3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

453 Broadway

Next to Northwest Bank