Christmas Special Events

These Greater Lafayette, IN classic events will make your traditions come alive!

Purdue Memorial Union Christmas Tree Lighting

Purdue Memorial Union
November 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 Music
December 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, IN
December 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, IN
Various 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, festive decorations, and holiday cheer in every room of the mansion!”

Living Nativity

Faith Church East
December 9-11 from 6:30 – 8:30 P.M.
December 16-18 from 6:30 – 8:30 P.M.

“Beginning with the biblical account of creation and ending with the prophecy of Christ’s second coming, 15 life-size scenes address the reasons for and result of our Savior’s time on earth. Involving a cast of hundreds, these scenes depict the significance of the baby in the manger and bring to life the message of salvation. Both drive-thru and walk-thru experiences are available.”

Noel at Post Ouiatenon

Fort Ouiatenon
Saturday, December 17, 2022 from 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

“Join historical reenactors as they celebrate a French Christmas with friends and neighbors of Post Ouiatenon. Interpreters will be on hand presenting 18th-century French holiday traditions, including holiday songs and stories, cooking, winter food preservation, winter clothing and winter transportation and more! Dress warmly, hope for snow, and stop by the Fort for this FREE event.”

For additional holiday fun, check out the couple of events at the Long Center of Performing Arts, Painting with a Twist’s numerous holiday classes, or decorate an ornament at All Fired Up!

Merry Christmas from us here at the Romanski Group.
We wish the best to you and yours!

Unfortunately, there are 2 Greater Lafayette, IN events that are dearly loved and sold out. McCord Candy Cane Tours in Lafayette and the Polar Express in French Lick are experiences to tuck in your pocket for next year.


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