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The Grand Illumination
November 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
The Grand Illumination, hosted by Troy Main Street, will take place in downtown Troy on November 25. Festivities will start at approximately 5:00 p.m., and the tree lighting will take place at approximately 7:00.
The Public Square, including one block in each direction, will be closed from 4:00 p.m. to approximately 9:00 p.m. on Friday, November 25 for the Grand Illumination tree lighting and celebration. South Cherry Street will also be closed from West Main Street to West Franklin Street after 5:00 p.m.
Join Troy Main Street downtown for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting, the arrival of Santa Claus, Horse and Carriage rides, and more!
Santa will arrive in downtown Troy during Grand Illumination
on Friday, November 25th!
Santa will visit with children in the Santa house on Prouty Plaza that night and several other nights throughout the holiday season.
Click the link below for the full schedule for Santa house visits in 2022. Make sure you plan a time to bring the kiddos to Prouty Plaza for a visit!
Santa House Schedule:
Also, don’t forget to bring a letter with your wishlist to drop in the mailbox. All letters with a return address will be responded to
Santa visits are free and open to the community. Please note, these visits are intended for children to get to have a chance to visit and take a photo with Santa.
We kindly ask that you leave your pets at home.
Schedule for the Evening:
5:00 PM – Horse and Carriage Rides begin in the Southeast
Quadrant of the Square (in front of Haren’s Market)
5:30 PM – Scott and Lori from Power 107.1 Welcome the Crowd
6:15-6:45 PM – The Melody Men Perform on Stage
6:45 PM – Stage Presentation with Mayor Oda and Representatives
from Troy Main Street (Christmas Tree Donor is
7:00 PM (ish) – Santa and Mrs. Claus Arrive to Light the Christmas
Tree from the Fire Truck
7:30 PM – Santa and Mrs. Claus head to the Santa House on Prouty
Plaza to Visit with Children
-Visit with The Valley Church in front of Grandpa Joe’s Candy Shop
for free glow sticks!
-Grab a FREE Hot Chocolate from Heath Murray State Farm
Insurance near the Santa House on Prouty Plaza!