Milwaukee’s 18th annual Holiday Lights Festival sets the city aglow November 17th

MILWAUKEE -- Downtown Milwaukee will soon glow brightly with the 18th annual Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival that will set the city aglow beginning November 17th through January 1st.

The six-week celebration kicks off with a switch-flipping ceremony on Thursday, November 17th at 6:30 p.m. in Pere Marquette Park — located at 900 N. Plankinton Ave.

Igniting the season of holiday cheer, the ceremony will feature spirited performances, musical numbers, warm holiday treats, and an incredible fireworks show. Don’t forget the celebration’s guest of honor, Santa Claus!