Don’t miss the City’s official kick-off to the holiday season, downtown Batesville!
Festivities begin at 4 p.m. at Santa’s Village, located near Inspiration Park, off of George Street, and will feature Storytime with Mrs. Claus, carriage rides, food, crafts, roasted marshmallows, So Loved Closet Coat Drive and festive music performed by choirs from the Batesville Intermediate School, and Miss Shannon’s Studio.
The Gibson Theatre will offer a free showing of Elf at 8:00 p.m. co-sponsored by the Batesville Kiwanis and the Mayor’s Youth Council.
The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce’s Winter Nights & Magical Lights Parade begins at 6 p.m. at the Batesville Memorial Pool, 108 N. Mulberry Street, turning left on George Street, left on Main Street, right on Boehringer, right on Park Avenue and will conclude at Santa’s Village on George Street where Santa will disembark from his sleigh to greet children before approaching the stage for the Tree Lighting. Go to: https://batesvillein.com/wp-content/uploads/2023-Parade-Guidelines-Form-Fillable.pdf