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Programs & Events

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Light Up The Lake Celebration

Friday, November 29, 2019
4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wayzata Depot
402 East Lake Street, Wayzata, MN 55391

We are always happy to be a part of the annual Light Up The Lake celebration in downtown Wayzata!

Join us at the Wayzata Depot for drinks, music, Santa, Reindeer, and more! The festivities will begin at 4:30 p.m. and continue through the evening with the community tree lighting taking place at 6:00. We look forward to seeing you there!


4:30‑7:00 p.m.Reindeer, Letters to Santa, Hot Cocoa, Treats, and Cash Bar
4:30‑7:00 p.m.Boy Scout (Troop #283) Wreath Sales
4:30‑7:00 p.m.Horse-Drawn Wagonette Rides Along Lake Street
4:30‑7:00 p.m.Toys for Tots Collection Kickoff with the Wayzata Police Department
4:30‑6:30 p.m.Frozen Princesses, Anna & Elsa Meet & Greet in Depot Park
4:45‑5:30 p.m.Holiday Music at the Depot
5:00 p.m.Children’s Candy Cane at the Depot
5‑6:30 p.m.Music at the Marquee
5:15 p.m.Wayzata Firefighter’s Parade of Lights (Broadway Ave to the Depot)
6:00 p.m.Tree Lighting Ceremony with Mayor Willcox & Coloring Contest Winners Announced
6:15 p.m.Photos with Santa at the Depot (Pets Welcome!)

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