The annual Holiday Stroll & Tree Lighting Ceremony takes place annually on the Sunday following Thanksgiving.
Local shops, businesses, organizations, and citizens come together to join the parade from City Hall to Monument Park for the annual tree lighting. Entertainment, caroling, sleigh rides, and refreshments are all part of the fun!
Sunday Event Schedule
3:30 Surround Sound Chorus caroling in Pleasant Plaza
4:15 Gather at City Hall on Pleasant Street
4:30 Join the Holiday Stroll to Monument Park, led by Gardner High School Band
At Monument Park
Gardner Middle School Chorus Performance
Tree Lighting and Memorial Lights Ceremony
Santa arrives in a Horse Drawn Sleigh
Holy Family Academy will be selling hot cocoa & treats
Donations of non-perishables for Gardner CAC will be accepted
After the Tree Lighting Ceremony, rides around the park in the horse-drawn carriage will be available to the public, courtesy of Gardner Square Two.