Holiday In The City

Check out the fun at Holiday in the City 2013


Holiday in the City 2014 – November 29

Celebrate the joys of the holiday season this year at Springfield’s spectacular Holiday in the City.

Holiday in the City will be Saturday, November 29, 2014 and is located in the heart of downtown Springfield at the Heritage Center, City Hall Plaza and along Fountain Avenue. This multifaceted event will delight the whole family! Santa arrives in grand style to visit with children in his wonder filled Santa Land. The Grand Illumination of the downtown holiday lights is capped off with a dazzling fireworks display that will set your holiday spirit soaring. Animated window displays, street performances, carriage and carousel rides, food, crafts and more await you…there is something for everyone at Holiday in the City!

To download a PDF with more info click here.

•  Spectacular fireworks display by Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks
•  Santa’s arrival
•  Holiday parade led by the Express Personnel Services Championship Clydesdale Team
•  Jingle Bell Run 5K walk/run
•  Community Christmas tree lighting
•  More than 275,000 downtown holiday lights
•  Frisch Marionettes
•  Family-friendly activities and kids’ holiday movie marathon
•  Street performers, food, fun and more

To download an application for the Mister/Miss Holiday in the City scholarship contest, click here.


The Main Event – Downtown Springfield Core Block
Santa Land – Clark County Heritage Center
Miss Holiday in the City – United Senior Services
Warm-Up at Warder – Warder Literacy Center

Help Us Thank Our 2013 Sponsors By Supporting Them Throughout the Year


Platinum Partners

  • The Turner Foundation
  • Convention Facilities Authority


Gold Partners

  • Springfield Regional Medical Center
  • Code Blue


Silver Partners

  • PNC Bank
  • International Harvester Employee Credit Union
  • Security National Bank
  • Jeff Wyler Auto
  • Assurant
  • Meijer


Bronze Partners

  • Ohio Real Estate Title
  • Kroger
  • Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital
  • Real Estate II/The McAllister Team
  • Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Bobby Fisher Distributing
  • Speedway
  • Springfield Villa
  • Yamada North America
  • The Springfield Foundation
  • Lead Safe Springfield


Other Corporate Sponsors Include: Wallace & Turner, Yost Superior, UAW Local 402, Union Club, Martin Browne, Home City Federal Savings Bank, Craig Dillon AIA, Schneider’s Florist, Custom Tire, Acorn Consulting, State Farm Insurance, Neher Burial Vault Co. and the Springfield Museum of Art