Nov 25 at 4:00pm - Nov 25 at 7:00pmAll are welcome to the Livingston Tourism Business Improvement District's 3rd Annual Light Up Livingston Celebration on Saturday, November 25, 2023 from 4-7 pm. This event is in conjunction with Small Business Saturday and we encourage everyone to enjoy the wonderful shops, restaurants and bars in Downtown Livingston before and after the Light Up Livingston festivities. All are invited to this free community event to kick off the magical holiday season in Livingston. There are many giveaways and the only costs are for food and drinks. The Depot Park trees will be lit during the event with over 100,000 lights on 36 trees and they will Light Up Livingston through the New Year, thanks to the Holiday Lights Committee and donors, and Downtown is lit up with 90 large light pole snowflake lights thanks to the Downtown Livingston Business Improvement District, Tourism Business Improvement District and Holiday Lights Committee. Light Up Livingston features fun for the whole family fun including: * Holiday Scavenger Hunt Downtown with prize drawing - search for candy cane icons in participating businesses, bring your Small Business Saturday Scavenger Hunt Card to the Explore Livingston tent by 5 pm after finding the candy cane icon in at least 5 participating businesses for a drawing of hundreds of dollars of gift cards and prizes from local small businesses, must be present to win! Learn more. * Free kids activities and crafts inside the Depot organized by Links for Learning Candy Cane hunt for hundreds of candy canes hid in the Depot Park by the Livingston Recreation Department Model Railroad Club will be running their trains downstairs in the basement between the Gourmet Cellar and the Depot Hayrides in the Depot parking lot with a John Deere tractor Meet Elsa from Frozen, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, and more! Tree Lighting Ceremony at 5:30 pm with Santa magically turns on the thousands of lights in the Depot Park After 5:30 Santa will head inside the Depot to meet children with help from his entourage of elves (parents welcome to take photos of their children with Santa) Faces-in-holes Christmas Rail photo board Food & Drinks: Great Food Trucks! Food trucks, please fill out the application here to participate. The Livingston Depot Center tent: hot chocolate and hot cider to raise funds for the Depot Foundation * The Livingston Tourism Business Improvement District will be giving away holiday scarves, collectible tumblers, safety reflectors, and more! * Holiday Lights of Livingston, a community-funded nonprofit that lights the Depot trees, will be in attendance. They are community funded and receive no County, City, or grant funds. Thank you for supporting their work. Everyone is encouraged to shop, eat, drink and be merry at Downtown and area businesses. When you spend locally in Livingston, your dollars circulate seven times in the community, so we applaud everyone who supports Livingston’s small business economy. We look forward to a bright and beautiful holiday season full of events and opportunities to support Livingston businesses.