The Lighting at Colony Square

December 4, 2021
10AM to 6:30PM
Complimentary
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Join us for an exciting all-day event as we celebrate the season on the Square benefitting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta! Experience live music and jolly entertainment, artful activities, ice skating and more as we await the arrival of Santa and kick off the holidays, making Midtown merry + bright.

Schedule of Events:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Holiday Experience | 10AM – 12PM

  • Enjoy strolling entertainment, visits from special characters, performance groups, a Touch-A-Truck activation + more on Peachtree Street and Colony Square’s Front Loop.

Festivity Loop at Colony Square | 12 – 3PM

  • Take the family for a stroll along the Front Loop for face painting, balloon art, crafts, and more.

DJ and Holiday Performances + Santa Experience | 12 – 4PM

  • Enjoy festive carolers from Alliance Theatre’s ‘A Christmas Carol,’ a live DJ spinning holiday hits, and professional ice skating performances from Jack Frost at the top of every half hour. Plus, be sure to visit The Grove for fun photo opportunities with the one + only Santa Claus in his giant chair.

Party Time with A-Town A-List | 4:30 – 5:30PM

  • Get ready to boogie as A-Town A-List band takes the Main Stage in The Front Loop to get the holiday party cranked up a notch.

The Lighting Ceremony + Show | 5:30 – 6:30PM

  • Hosted by Kelly Crull from Bally Sports South! Experience musical performances from Atlanta Music Project Choir, featured soloist Angelica Hale from ‘America’s Got Talent,’ a special Santa moment, and more as we countdown with Honorary Santa’s Helpers from Children’s to kick off the holiday season!

The event is free to attend. No ticketing required.

Ice skating tickets sold separately. Click here for more information.

Transportation + Road Closures:

  • We encourage guests to use alternative methods of transportation including Marta, rideshare, walking and biking
  • Bike parking is available in The Grove off of 14th Street
  • Self-parking will be available in the parking garage for a $22 flat rate for the day. Due to road closures, visit the entrance located on 14th Street + Juniper for access. 
  • Click here for details on street closures

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