Thanksgiving is two weeks away and not only is it a time to give Thanks, eat lots of food and be with family and friends, but it starts Christmas Time in Ogden!
Ogden’s Christmas Village
“Since its beginning in 1962, Christmas Village has grown to a mammoth and extraordinary seasonal attraction. Each year thousands of tourists and citizens come to view the Christmas lights and cottages, drawing visitors from great distances as well as local families who have made visiting Christmas Village part of their Christmas tradition.” The City of Ogden
Beginning the day after Thanksgiving, Ogden’s Christmas Village illuminates downtown Ogden through January 1st. Ogden literally becomes a Christmas/Winter Wonderland. Enjoy Christmas lights and many activities that would turn the grinchiest person into an elf!
Santa arrives on Saturday after Thanksgiving on the last float of the Electric Light Parade which runs Washington Blvd from 22nd Street to 26th Street. The parade is full of elaborate floats, sensational themes, and fantastic performers.
Santa sets up shop at Santa’s Castle at Santa’s Village and greets children throughout the season. Click HERE for more details.
There are so many things to do at Ogden’s Christmas Village:
- Local schools and organizations performances in the amphitheater
- Onsite Christmas Shopping
- Train Rides
- And even Reindeer are planning a stop in Christmas Village this year!!
- JUST to name a few!!
Be a part of the 7th Annual Ogden Santa Run, 6th Annual Provo Santa Run and the 2nd Annual Santa Run Salt Lake. This timed fun run is the best way to start the Holiday Season.
Salt Lake Santa Run November 22nd
Ogden Santa Run November 29th
Provo Santa Run December 6th
ALL RUNNERS MUST DRESS UP AS SANTA CLAUS!!!
Along your 5K course you will have Santa’s Helpers(Volunteers) dressed with green shirts and hats handing out Milk & Cookies to aid the runners.
Ogden and Northern Utah is SUCH a great place to live!!! We feel blessed every day!! But we aren’t the only ones who think so – Forbes named Ogden #3 for the America’s Best Cities for Raising a Family! And now you can see just a small reason why!
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