2017 Holiday Events

Mardi Gras Parade
Saturday, November 18th @ 1:00 pm - Main Street

The 67th annual Mardi Gras Parade will be held downtown Lansdale on Saturday, November 18th.  This year's theme will be "Dreaming of..." Parade starts at W. Main Street and Mitchell Avenue at 1:00 pm and travels east on Main Street to Park Drive.  Groups interested in participating in the parade click HERE.

Tree Lighting
Friday, December 1st @ 6:00 pm - Railroad Plaza.

The annual festivities will begin at 6:00 pm in Railroad Plaza.  Holiday music will be performed by the North Penn High School Chorus along with free refreshments being served courtesy of Clemens Food Group and Balford Farms. Old St. Nick will arrive at 6:30 pm to lead the Christmas tree lighting countdown.  This year, after the tree lighting, visit with Santa in the “Santa House”.

Merry TubaChristmas Concert
Sunday, December 3rd @ 1:15 pm - Railroad Plaza.

A Sunday afternoon in Railroad Plaza is filled with the sounds of seasonal music from sixty or more of the most talented tuba, sousaphone, and euphonium players in the area.  The North Penn High School Brass Ensemble at 1:15 pm with TubaChristmas starting at 2:00 pm.  TubaChristmas is a must attend event for young and old alike! 

Hanukkah Celebration
Tuesday, December 12th @ 6:00 pm - Railroad Plaza
Join us in Railroad Plaza on the first night of Hanukkah for the lighting of the Menorah.  The Horns of Hanukkah will perform.

A Charlie Brown Christmas Concert

Tuesday, December 19th @ 7:00 pm - Penndale Middle School

Jazz group The Eric Mintel Quartet plays the music of Vince Guaraldi's A Charlie Brown Christmas. Hear classics like Skating, Christmas is Coming, Greensleeves, the legendary Linus and Lucy, plus much more.  An evening of fun family entertainment.  Doors open at 6:30 pm.

Santa House

Santa will visit with guests throughout the holiday season at his house on West Main and Madison Street across from Railroad Plaza. The Santa House will be open December 2nd through December 21st during the following hours:
  • Thursdays - 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Fridays - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Saturdays - 10:30 am - Noon
Note: Don’t forget your camera!