The most joyous of Lakewood traditions is returning to Downtown Lakewood for the 16th annual celebration! The spirit of the season will come to life with holiday cheer when Light Up Lakewood 2022 takes place on Saturday, December 3 from 4 to 8 p.m.
Sponsored by First Federal Lakewood and presented by LakewoodAlive, Light Up Lakewood celebrates the season and the richness of our city’s vibrancy. This free, family-friendly event on Detroit Avenue in Downtown Lakewood features a holiday parade, lighting ceremony, winter fireworks, The Roundstone Beer Garden, Holiday Train, live music, ice carvings, hot chocolate, food trucks, children’s games and more.
Attendees are invited to stroll Lakewood’s downtown district and visit local shops and restaurants while taking in the sights and sounds of one of Northeast Ohio’s largest holiday celebrations. Light Up Lakewood serves as a marquee event for the entire region.
Light Up Lakewood represents a long-held holiday celebration of Lakewood’s sense of community. Guests will be delighted by the festive atmosphere which includes the twinkle of holiday lights, the cheerful sounds of carolers and the warmth of hot beverages.
Highlights include indoor Holiday Market; The Roundstone Beer Garden sponsored by Roundstone Insurance; the ever-popular Holiday Parade sponsored by Lindsay Perrico State Farm, which commences at Belle & Detroit Avenues at 5 p.m. and ends at Arthur Avenue; the Lighting Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. at City Center Park and a can’t-miss fireworks show at 7 p.m. over Kauffman Park.
𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗱𝘂𝗹𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝗘𝘃𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗟𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝗨𝗽 𝗟𝗮𝗸𝗲𝘄𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟮:
𝟭𝟭 𝗮.𝗺. – 𝟰 𝗽.𝗺. – Ongoing performances at Lakewood Baptist Church with a surprise visitor
𝟯 𝗽.𝗺. – Royalty Scholarship Ceremony at Avenue Home
𝟰 𝗽.𝗺. – 𝗙𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗮𝗹 𝗞𝗶𝗰𝗸𝗼𝗳𝗳
• Holiday Market at the Lakewood Masonic Temple
• The Roundstone Beer Garden sponsored by Roundstone Insurance on Detroit Avenue between Belle and Marlowe Avenues
• Food Trucks
• Outdoor Vendors
• DJs spinning festive tunes
𝟰-𝟴 𝗽.𝗺. – Santa visits in front of Lakewood Public Library
𝟱 𝗽.𝗺. – Holiday Parade starting at Belle and Detroit Avenues, headed westbound on Detroit Avenue
𝟱:𝟯𝟬-𝟴 𝗽.𝗺. – Live music by The Sellouts at City Center Main Stage
𝟲:𝟯𝟬 𝗽.𝗺. – Lighting Ceremony at Main Stage at City Center Park (in front of the Marc’s Plaza)
𝟳 𝗽.𝗺. – Fireworks Show sponsored by First Federal Lakewood over Kauffman Park
𝟳:𝟰𝟱 𝗽.𝗺. – Final Pour at The Roundstone Beer Garden
For more information and continued updates, please visit LakewoodAlive.org/LightUpLakewood.
𝗟𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝗨𝗽 𝗟𝗮𝗸𝗲𝘄𝗼𝗼𝗱 𝗶𝘀 𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗲𝗿𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗹𝘆 𝘀𝘂𝗽𝗽𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗲𝗱 𝗯𝘆 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗳𝗼𝗹𝗹𝗼𝘄𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘀𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿𝘀:
𝗧𝗶𝘁𝗹𝗲 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗙𝗶𝗿𝗲𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗸𝘀 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
First Federal Lakewood
City of Lakewood
𝗕𝗲𝗲𝗿 𝗚𝗮𝗿𝗱𝗲𝗻 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
𝗥𝗼𝘆𝗮𝗹𝘁𝘆 𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗼𝗹𝗮𝗿𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗽 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
Lindsay Perrico State Farm Agent
𝗣𝗵𝗼𝘁𝗼 𝗕𝗼𝗼𝘁𝗵 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
Eric Lowrey, Berkshire Hathaway/Lucien Realty
𝗙𝗮𝗺𝗶𝗹𝘆 𝗙𝘂𝗻 𝗭𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
Kent State University College of Nursing
Shinn Law Firm
𝗥𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱𝘀𝘁𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗕𝗲𝗲𝗿 𝗚𝗮𝗿𝗱𝗲𝗻 – 𝗕𝗲𝗲𝗿 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
Platform Beer Co.
𝗜𝗰𝗲 𝗖𝗮𝗿𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
Lakewood Catholic Academy
𝗛𝗼𝘁 𝗖𝗼𝗰𝗼𝗮 𝗦𝘁𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗼𝗿:
Cleveland Clinic Lakewood Family Health Center
Lakewood Public Library