2020 Notable Tree Lightings and Festivities
November 16 | 4pm | canceled
Downtown Middleton – Virtual
November 21 | 2:30-5:30pm
The Holiday Tree Lighting Event will take place completely virtually via the City of Middleton’s Public Lands, Recreation & Forestry Facebook page & Middleton Recreation YouTube Page. Games like Bingo & Name that Tune require advance registration in order to receive the Zoom link.
A Hilldale Holiday Experience
Bid on a private Hilldale Holiday Experience here – benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County.
November 22 | 11am-3pm
December 4 | 6:30-8pm
6:30pm Lighting of the Round About Tree. Santa arrives and rides down Main Street, Waunakee
Downtown Sun Prairie | Holiday Lights Drive Thru Parade and Virtual Tree Lighting
December 5 | 4:30-7pm
More details coming soon.
Best Places to Cruise for Christmas Lights
Olin Park, 1156 Olin-Turville Court, Madison
November 7 – the New Year; Dawn to Dusk | FREE
Over 50 light displays, including many new items will be brought out to the park and set up for all to enjoy. Booths are open (think candy canes!) from 4:30 – 10:00 pm each evening!
Zoo Lights is open from 5:30pm – 8:30pm Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays between November 27 – December 27. It takes approximately one hour to walk through the whole Zoo and see all the lights.
University Avenue at University Bay Drive, Madison
1455 Palmer Drive, Janesville
November 27 – December 30
Must purchase tickets in advance.
Rotary Lights, Waunakee | 500 E. Main Street, Waunakee
November 24-December 29
Here are some impressive home displays (all set to music) that we have LOVED in year’s past – if you know of some that should be added, please comment below!
- 2984 Cassidy Ct, Fitchburg (light show to music – 12 songs, tune car radio to 89.1 FM)
- 7006 Colony Drive, Madison
- 6202 Sharpsburg Drive, Madison
- 401 E. Main St, Stoughton (at Fire Department)
- 451 N. Main St, Cottage Grove (set to music 88.5 FM & a Santa’s workshop)
- 4682 Brown Thrush Trail, Cottage Grove, WI