LIGHT UP SOMERSET& Holiday Parade
Saturday November 26
Countdown to Light Up Somerset & Holiday Parade
Light Up Somerset 2022 Event Schedule : NOVEMBER 26, 2022
ALL DAY – Small Business Saturday… Uptown Businesses
ALL DAY – Holiday Design Contest: A Musical Christmas… Uptown Diamond
12-9 PM POP UP- Vin De Matrix Winery-130 N. Center
2-9 PM Forbes Trail Brewing Co., Curious Creations Pottery, More -110 Rosina
ALL DAY – Story Stroll: “The Sneaky Snowman”… Starting at Mary S. Biesecker Library
2-9 PM – Christkindl market with 16 Artisanal Vendors… Uptown Diamond
4-8 PM – Face Painting @ One Free Spirit Boutique
5 PM – Hot Cocoa & Cookies by the Soroptimist Club… Courthouse Steps
5 PM – Barbershop Quartet Performance… Courthouse Steps
5 – 8 PM – Laurel Highlands Model Railroad Display… 216 W. Main St.
5:45 PM – Holiday Parade… Starting Rosina Ave. -> W. Main -> N. Center
Following the Parade, the streets stay closed, and holiday cheer continues until 9 PM:
❄ Visits & Pictures with Santa… Trinity Park
❄ Santa’s Wagon Rides… Line begins-Corner of N. Center & Union
❄ Holiday Express Rides… Line begins-Parking lot by Cascio’s Fruit Market
❄ Children’s Crafts by Laurel Arts & Tableland…Historic Schenck Building, 127 W. Main St.
❄ S’mores Station with the Rotary Club… Fraternal Order of Eagles
❄ Live Nativity by Somerset Alliance Church & Somerset Anglican Fellowship…Union Street
5:30 PM Community Band Brass Ensemble… Somerset Trust Co.- North Center
6-8 PM NEW THIS YEAR! Rockin’ Rosina Stage (Rosina & Main) Performances by:
Lucas Waggle -6:00 JD & Cindy-6:30 Bryanna Polakoski -7:10 Denise Baldwin 7:20
6:15 PM Laurel Arts Dancers Performance… Uptown Diamond
6:15, 6:45 & 7:15 PM – Story time with Mrs. Claus… Trinity Park
6:30-7:30 PM Lot of Lights… First Christian Church
7:00 PM Flow N’At Fire Troupe…One Free Spirit Boutique
Special Thanks To:
The Light Up Somerset Committee
Somerset Borough Police
Borough of Somerset Public Works
Somerset County Commissioners
Somerset Volunteer Fire Department
PA Department of Transportation
Roof Garden Barbershop Chorus
Somerset Soroptimist Club
Community Band Brass Ensemble
The Whipkey Family
Holiday Design Contestants
& all Volunteers
Visits with Santa & Story-time with Mrs. Claus
Rides in Santa's Wagon
Holiday Express Rides
Christkindl Market with 16 Artisanal Vendors
Fire Troupe Show
at One Free Spirit Boutique at 7PM
Dancers on the Diamond
by Laurel Arts
2-9 PM | Uptown Diamond
Platt Out Jonesin
Vin de Matrix Winery
Ellen’s Crafts, Decor, & More
Candy’s Kitchen Fudge
Hi Hemp Infused Crafts
Covered Bridge Garlic Company
Desirae Darling Designs
The Sunhat Gallery
On Point Adventure Foods
Star Crossed Naturals
Cheers to the Holidays!
Vin De Matrix Winery: (130 N Center Avenue)
Forbes Trail Brewing Co. 112 Rosina (access on W Main)
Mel’s Restaurant & Bar (127 Patriot St.)
ELVES WANTEDJoin the Hunt for Santa's Elves and Be Entered to Win Big Prizes! The Game begins November 26!
Help! Santa’s Elves are playing a wild game of Hide and Seek in Uptown Somerset! We need to get them to Santa’s Sleigh by December 16.
- Find an Elf
- Scan the QR Code
- Enter your information & the Secret Code
- Find more elves! Every elf found and scanned gives you one entry to win! More elves = More chances to win!
- Bike by Bentz’s Bicycles (Winner announced November 30)
- Chromebook by Ridgeline Computer Solutions (Winner announced Dec 6.)
- Nintendo Switch by Memorial Highway Chevrolet (Winner announced Dec. 16)
no purchase necessary to be enterred, but we recommend shopping while you seek! Good Luck!
During Light Up Somerset Parking is Free! There will be hundreds of spaces available to the public in local lots and on-street parking.
- Somerset County Parking Garage on Fairview St.
- Borough Parking Lot at 134 E Union St.
- Somerset Trust Parking Lot- enter on Kimberly Avenue
- Somerset Trust Parking Lot on Patriot St
- Borough Lot at 126 W Patriot St.
- Borough Lot at 208 W Patriot St.
- Borough Lot behind PNC Bank
- On Sidestreets !
Light Up Somerset is a town-wide event but for your GPS, we recommend putting in any of the parking lot addresses or 101 W Main St. Somerset PA 15501 once you arrive.
We recommend staying at a partner hotel for the weekend! Our partners are
- Fairfield Inn & Suites : 117 Tollage Road Somerset PA 15501
- Somerset Hampton Inn : 324 Laurel Crest Rd. Somerset PA 15501
- Somerset Circa 1800s