Opening Night is always the biggest night of the Festival

It begins at 5:00 pm when the Super Santa 5K Run/Walk Starts
If you are not participating, chose a spot along the route to cheer them on

Also at 5:00 pm, a "Holiday Classic Film" is presented.
Enjoy hot chocolate, Kettle Corn and Strolling Carollers throughout the evening.

At approx. 6:00 pm, "Opening Ceremony" includes words of welcome,
Provincial Marine cannon firing, and"Lights On" at the Ceremonial Christmas Tree
The evening finishes with a fireworks display over the Detroit River