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Kick off the Christmas Holiday season in Historic Corydon.  Start a new holiday tradition with your family and friends with carriage rides, shopping, Kringle Jingle Kash Drawing, Cookie Walk, entertainment on the bandstand and the arrival of Santa!

Be sure to make time for creating special holiday crafts at Art Party Unlimited (CLICK HERE for information on cost and times), The Corydon Public Library (1:00-4:00), and write a letter to Santa and create an ornament for $5 at the Olde Country Cupboard (1:00-4:00)

New this year A CHRISTMAS PARADE around Downtown Corydon! Don’t miss your chance to see this festive holiday parade. Visit Bicentennial Park and see the Community Christmas Tree and Live Nativity too.

Bring your appetite because your favorite foods and desserts are sure to be there with over 14 food vendors to choose from!

Click to download a PDF of the schedule and Map

Light Up Corydon

10:00 am – 8:00 pm: Shops open for the day

10:00 am- 5:00 pm: Corydon Christmas Extravaganza opens at the Harrison County Fairgrounds

Noon -5:00 pm: Blue River Shuttle from Harrison County Fairgrounds to Bicentennial Park (except during the parade)

11:00 am – 4:00 pm- Free gift wrapping by the Girl Scouts in the Emporium

11:00 am – 4:45 pm- Ugly Sweater Contest registration at Information Booth

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Entertainment on the bandstand and Bicentennial Park

1:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Food vendors

5:00 pm- Ugly Sweater Contest winner announced at Beaver Street Brick Oven & Grill

11:00 am – 6:00 pm- Canned food drive drop off at the information booth

Noon – 6:00 pm: $1 Carriage Rides around the Square

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Live broadcast from WKLO and Kringle Jingle Kash drawing

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Free Children’s crafts at the Library

1:00 pm- 4:00 pm- Nativity displays from around the world at the Corydon United Methodist Church

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Corydon Dulcimer Society performance at Hayswood Theatre

2:00 pm – until they run out: Cookie Walk

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm- Live nativity inside the Corydon United Methodist Church with music and narration

2:00 pm-5:00 pm- Pictures on the square at the Frank O’Bannon Memorial

4:00 – 5:00: Christmas Parade around the Downtown Square

4:00 pm-7:00 pm- Live nativity by Pfrimmer’s Chapel UMC at Bicentennial Park


6:40 pm- Simultaneous lighting of the Square, the Community Tree and Bicentennial Park

6:50 pm- Drawing for the Downtown Corydon Shopping Spree

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm- Pictures with Santa at the Harrison County Discovery Center. Bring your own camera.

Gazebo on the Square:

1:00  –  1:30    Corydon United Methodist Church

1:45  –  2:05    Sara Wilson

2:15  –  2:45    Landmark Church Choir

3:00  –  4:00    Kennedy Wickers

4:00  –  4:30    DJ Big Jim/Kennedy Wickers

5:00  –  5:45    Corydon Central High Choir/Band

6:00  –  6:20    Reading of The Night Before Christmas

6:20  –  6:40    Grinch and friends

6:40  –  7:00    Santa lights up the Square, Bicentennial Park and the Community Tree




November 25
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Historic Downtown Corydon
Corydon, IN 47112 United States + Google Map

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