Enjoy an old-time holiday season in your favorite town this December! The annual Christmas Opening takes place the first Saturday in December. This year we will be routing both parades through East Main and South Main. Santa will be in session at a new location this year, as well as the free movie, The Polar Express. Both will be in the new offices of Pinon Real Estate – BV, at 306 E. Main St.
Pick up tickets to see Santa at 2:00 PM in front of Pinon’s office.
Pick up bells to welcome Santa in the Parade of Lights at the Optimist Splash Park.
Chocolate Walk: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Polar Express: 12:00 PM and 6:00 PM
Santa: 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM(ish)
Tree Permits: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM at the Chamber
Chili Cookoff: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Equine Parade: 2:00 PM
Parade of Lights: 5:30 PM
Lighting of the Community Tree: 5:45 PM
Join us for our annual holiday parades! The Equine Parade runs from South Main to downtown Buena Vista, and brings Santa to town.
The Parade of Lights then takes Santa back to the North Pole, so he can get all of his presents ready.
To participate in the Equine Parade, please fill in these forms and return them to the Chamber of Commerce.
To participate in the Parade of Lights, please fill out this form and return it to the Chamber of Commerce.