Holiday Tree Lighting

Join the Eureka Parks and Recreation Department in welcoming Santa to town with a celebration to kick off the holiday season. Grab a cup of hot cocoa and do a fun craft with the family while enjoying entertainment on the stage. Don't forget to bring your camera for a picture with the big man himself! IMG_9540


  • Saturday, November 18, 2023
  • 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • The Spur (394 South Central Avenue)

Entertainment Schedule

  • 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Event is open 
    • Visit and take a photo with two of Santa's reindeer, from Show-Me Reindeer!
    • Hot cocoa, cookie decorating, and craft stations
    • Write your letter to Santa and put it in the mailbox (make sure to bring a self-addressed and stamped envelope if you want to receive an answer!)
  • 5:10 p.m. - Santa arrives by way of Eureka Fire and Protection District fire truck!
  • 5:15 p.m. - Tree will be lit once Santa makes his way to the tree!


Parking will be available at Geggie Elementary. Follow the lights along Flat Creek Trail to get to the Spur for the event.