Ottawa's Festival of Lights… Let the Holiday Season Begin!
Ottawa’s Festival of Lights
Nov. 26, 2010 – Nov. 26, 2010 , 6:00 pm
Celebrate the holiday season with the lighting up of historic Washington Square Park! Let your eyes par-take in the delight of a Victorian Christmas at the Mansion, and the beautiful festive decorations that make this Ottawa tradition a memory to cherish!
Take a horse-drawn carriage ride through our Old Town District! Pet the live reindeer and visit with Santa and Mrs. Clause in their little cabin on the Southside of Washington Square.
Enjoy the festive sounds of the season as joyous voices of carolers and Christmas Music fill the air while you stroll through the park in the heart of Starved Rock Country. Browse our unique shops to find the perfect one of a kind Holiday gift. Feast on roasted nuts and hot ciders! All events are weather permitting.
Parade begins at 6:00 pm. All events are weather permitting.
Washington Square Park
Lafayette and LaSalle Streets or Jackson and Columbus Streets
Ottawa, IL 61350