Greater Lafayette Christmas Lights

Greater Lafayette Christmas Lights

Greater Lafayette, IN has a handful of Christmas Light displays that’ll spur on Christmas spirit. Here’s a cheat sheet to the perfect spots to check out in Greater Lafayette throughout the season! Merry Christmas from the Romanski Group! Holiday Festival of Lights at TPA Park (Frankfort, IN): A CROWD FAVORITE! Over 1 million lights on 89 acres with music and more.  Open every day until January 1st, 2023 from 6:00 – 9:00 P.M. Santa will be at the TPA Park during open hours from December 7th until Christmas Eve. Stop by the concession stand for a bowl of soup or a cup of coffee daily from 5pm to 9pm. The Alexander Lights (Mulbery, IN): This is a personal home decorated with thousands of lights dancing to music! Lights are on every night all night long from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day. Music broadcasts on 107.3. According to the Facebook page, here’s this year’s show order: “Shout for Joy” from Disney’s Candlelight Processional “Little Drummer Boy” by For King and Country “Carol of the Bells” by Pentatonix “I Saw Three Ships” by Blackmore’s Night “Reflections of Earth/We Go On”, music from Walt Disney World’s Epcot laser, lights and fireworks show “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen “Wizards in Winter” by Trans Siberian Orchestra Our Holiday Light Show (Avalon Bluff; Lafayette, IN): Starting December 3, 2022 at 6:00 P.M.! This is a personal home with a very entertaining light display! Click here to view their website. Monday through Thursday, 6- 9 PM Friday- Sunday, 6- 930 PM. Delp’s Family Christmas (Covington, IN): Open from 6:00 – 10:00 P.M. on Sunday – Thursday and 6:00 – 11:00 P.M. on Friday and...
Christmas Special Events

Christmas Special Events

These Greater Lafayette, IN classic events will make your traditions come alive! Purdue Memorial Union Christmas Tree Lighting Purdue Memorial UnionNovember 30, 2022 at 6:30 P.M. According to an article by the Purdue Exponent, the Christmas tree arrives this year on November 28, 2022 at noon! “Then, the annual tree lighting ceremony will be “The annual ceremony for the lighting of the tree will be held at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 30. Purdue President Mitch Daniels will light the tree, and President-elect Mung Chiang and members of the Board of Trustees will attend. The event will also have musical performances and light refreshments… The Christmas tree is scheduled to remain in the Union through Dec. 21, 2022.” Purdue Christmas Show Elliott Hall of MusicDecember 3-4, 2022 “Since its inception in 1933, the annual Purdue Christmas Show has become a family favorite holiday tradition. Currently in its 89th year, this magical, lyrical campus miracle welcomes thousands of visitors to the Elliott Hall of Music for the annual performance in December.. Tickets for the Christmas Show are ON SALE NOW through the Purdue Account Manager website.” A Very Merry Main Street Christmas Parade Downtown Lafayette, INDecember 3, 2022 at 5:30 – 8:00 P.M. “Downtown Lafayette will light up with holiday magic on Saturday, December 3rd. Join the community as we welcome the holiday season for a lighted Christmas Parade. The parade will take place on Main Street from 11th to 2nd Streets.” Holidays at the Haan Haan Museum of Indiana Art, Lafayette, INVarious times from November 25 – December 30, 2022 “Each year between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve, the Haan Museum is decked out with Christmas trees, sparkling lights,...
Christmas Tree Farms near Lafayette, IN

Christmas Tree Farms near Lafayette, IN

This time of year is all about making Christmas memories, and a Greater Lafayette, IN tree farm will provide just that! Whether you’re into real or artificial trees doesn’t truly matter.. A trip to one of these beautiful locations can still be super fun no matter what! However, if you’re in the “real tree” camp, we can definitely point you in the right direction. Here are the 2022 Christmas Tree Farms around Greater Lafayette, IN! Lafayette Tree Farms: North Cassen‘s Trees and Lumber (West Lafayette, IN): “Three time winner of the Indiana Grand Champion tree.” Click here to view the tree types available! Additionally, wreaths and other decor items are here for sale as well. Open Nov 19—Dec 23 Pre-Thanksgiving weekend – Nov 19 and 20 – 11:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. CLOSED ON BLACK FRIDAY Saturdays – 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Sundays – 11:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Monday thru Friday – 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.  Cottrell’s Trees (Rossville, IN): First, Christmas trees! But also, get your blankets, swags, grave pillows, and more here. Additionally, do your holiday shopping at the on-site Hasté Pudding Gift Shoppe! Season begins the day after Thanksgiving, November 25, 2022. Open 9:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. Choose and cut trees available 9:00 a.m. until dark (6:30ish) each Saturday and 12:00 P.M. to dark (6:30ish) each Sunday from Thanksgiving to Christmas. Join along on week days after Nov 27 from 4:00 – 6:00 P.M. Balled trees available too. Mattern’s Pine Ridge (Lafayette, IN): Blue spruce, Fraser fir, Caanan fir. Trees can be dug or cut! Order online or even have a tree delivered (local only for $50 fee). Additionally,...
Greater Lafayette Thanksgiving Special Treats

Greater Lafayette Thanksgiving Special Treats

Need a side dish or dessert to bring to your family Thanksgiving meal or Friendsgiving festivities? How about a local wine or homemade jelly? Here are a few locals friends who have odds and ends to bring along to the pot luck. Greater Lafayette, IN has so many talented small business owners who would love to make your holiday events as easy as pie.. or cheeseball! Check out this quick list for ideas on what to bring to this year’s Thanksgiving table. Savory The Charcuterie Girl (Market Square; Lafayette, IN): We love this girl! Hannah’s Thanksgiving menu includes charcuterie boards and cheese balls. Check out the pricing below! Great Harvest Bread Company (Lafayette, IN): Don’t need the entire meal prepared? Great Harvest additionally has your back for unique, delicious, savory sides. Turkey Bread, dinner rolls, pies, or even homemade butters and jellies to add to your own homemade goodies. You’ll find what you need to send your dish over the top here at Great Harvest Bread! Barbecue Sides Revolution Barbecue (Downtown, Lafayette, IN) D&R BBQ (Lafayette, IN)Ripple & Company (Downtown, Lafayette, IN) All 3 of these guys will take your side dishes to the next level with their slaw, Mac and cheese, loaded potato salads, and more! Orders are available by the pound. Sweet Nothing Bundt Cakes (West Lafayette, IN): the perfect dessert addition! Small bundtlettes are also available for variety in flavor or fun, individual treats. Gluten Free options available. Richelle in a Handbasket (Market Square; Lafayette, IN) Spoil family members or friends with specialty truffles, popcorn, salt water taffy, dipped marshmallows, and so much more. This Greater...
Santa Sightings in Greater Lafayette, IN

Santa Sightings in Greater Lafayette, IN

Merry Christmas, Greater Lafayette! Santa’s a tough guy to track down, but we were able to pinpoint his locations in our area for just a few days over the holiday season! Check these special events out where Santa will hang out and be willing to take a few photos with families. Santa will arrive at the Tippecanoe Mall on Friday, November 18, and he will be there everyday until Christmas! To keep in mind, Santa takes breaks from 2:00 – 3:00 on Monday – Saturday and from 2:30 – 3:00 on Sundays. Saturday, November 19, 2022 Breakfast with SantaGathering Acres Event Center8:00 – 10:00 A.M. “Bring the kids & grandkids & enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet & get to meet Santa and get a photo done that can be texted or emailed to you. All kids will also get a special souvenir from Santa. Breakfast Buffet includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, yogurt parfaits with fresh fruit & granola, OJ, milk, & coffee. Tickets are limited so make sure to purchase yours before they sell out!” Click here to get your ticket! November 29 – December 1 The Santa Experience Book a one-on-one time slot to be with Santa for 10 minutes, while professional photos are taken the entire time. “Decorate a tree, see Santa’s Nice & Naughty List, and so much more!” Time slots are available on these 3 days: Friday, Nov. 29th from 10 am-8 pm Saturday, Nov. 30th from 10 am-8 pm Sunday, Dec. 1st from 1 pm – 6 pm Click here for more information! Sunday November 27, 2022  SANTA at the TREE FARM!12:00 – 4:00...