Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission
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Christmas at the Fort & Lighting Ceremony

Event Details

Date and Time: November 29, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue: Runestone Museum

Address: 206 Broadway Street
Alexandria, MN 56308 United States

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Don’t miss Christmas at the Fort and Light Up Broadway, Alexandria’s holiday kickoff celebration! Enjoy Dickensian carolers, local children’s choirs, Santa and Mrs. Claus, hot cider and music. Also enjoy the Parade of Trees featuring beautifully decorated trees by area businesses! At dusk Santa and Mrs. Claus flip the switch to light up the entire historic downtown district with Christmas lights, kicking off the Holiday Season.
Admission to the Fort at the Runestone Museum is FREE and snacks and beverages will be provided! Entertainment will include the Carolers of Alexandria, Zion Children’s Choir, and animals from Erickson’s Petting Zoo. The outdoor buildings will be heated but we advise you to dress for the weather.