Celebrating the 23rd Annual
Grand Illumination Celebration
The Village lights up on Friday, November 17! Join us at 6:15 p.m. sharp as Santa and Mrs. Claus flip the switch to illuminate Peddler’s Village. Enjoy musical and dance performances by local groups as well as sing-alongs with Santa. The holiday lights will be on display every evening through January 14, 2024. Shops will be open until 10 p.m. Free admission and parking.
IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a very popular event, so please plan to arrive early, as traffic delays can be expected and parking can reach full capacity. We would advise against bringing dogs to this event as the pathways become congested. If you miss this event, don’t worry! The Village is lit up in full holiday splendor with a million colorful lights every evening through January 14, 2024.
Gingerbread Competition & Display
Check out the winners of the 39th Annual Gingerbread Competition & Display. More than 100 creative and whimsical entries crafted by the public in different categories are on display from November 17 through January 14, 2024. Admission is free.
Enjoy tasty food & drink at any of our eateries and tasting rooms.
Holiday Kickoff Weeekend
Shops are open until 10 p.m. on November 17th to kick off the holidays! Check off your holiday gift list with refreshments in each shop and something for everyone, November 17-19. Click here to find out more!
Extended Shopping Hours
Friday, November 17: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday, November 18: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday, November 19: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
The Village’s extended holiday shopping hours begin on November 20 through December 30, Monday through Saturday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.