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Fairfield Village Green  •  Saturday, December 5, 2015  •  3:00 to 6:00 pm



Light Up Fairfield will ring in the holiday season at the Community Arts Center and all of Village Green including the Fairfield Lane Library and the Waterford. Help Santa welcome the holiday season and light up the big tree on the Village Green Amphitheater Stage.

Below is the schedule from 2014's Light Up Fairfield. We will update this page with the 2015 schedule as it gets set.






9:30 to 10:30 am   The Night Before Christmas   Fairfield Lane Library
2:00 to 3:00 pm   Gingerbread Families   Fairfield Lane Library
3:00 to 4:00 pm   Gingerbread Families (duplicate program)   Fairfield Lane Library
3 pm   Activities & Holiday Market Open   All locations
3 to 5 pm   Visits with Santa Claus   CAC Art Gallery
  Cookie Walk with the Fairfield Moms Club   CAC Veranda
3 to 6 pm   Christmas Ornament (make your own)   CAC Art Studio
3 pm   Performance by Yuletide Brass   CAC Main Lobby
3:30 to 5:30 pm   Caroling and Story Time   The Waterford
5 pm   Performance by the Parks &
Recreation Pre-School Choir
  Amphitheater Stage
5:20 pm   Santa Claus Arrives in the Park followed by 
the Official Tree Lighting with Mayor Steve Miller
  Amphitheater Stage
5:30 pm   Performances by the Fairfield Choraliers 
and Rhythm Express
  Amphitheater Stage

Events by Location (2014): 

At the Community
Arts Center


At Village Green Park


At the Waterford
of Fairfield

  • Visits with Santa
  • Christmas Ornament
  • Festival of Trees
  • Holiday Market
  • Amaizing Grace


  • Holiday Performances
  • Horse-Drawn
    Carriage Stop
  • Make your own S'mores
  • Fairfield Fire Dept.

  • Caroling
  • Horse-Drawn
    Carriage Stop
  • Holiday Story Time
  • Children's Craft

Holiday Market
Vendors offer their wares so you can get a start on your holiday gift shopping (or a little something for yourself!). Below are participating vendors. Check back as the event approaches for a complete list of vendors.


The Night Before Christmas
Location: Fairfield Lane Library
“ArtReach”: A Division of the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati brings this best-loved holiday story to life. Based on the enchanting poem by Clement Clark Moore, this lyrical adaptation celebrates the joy of family and the magic of holiday stories, reminding everyone what Christmas is all about. Space is limited, please call 858-3238 or visit to reserve your space.


Christmas Ornament
Location: CAC Art Studio
Fee: $3 per ornament
Holiday fun for the whole family! Make memories painting ornaments that will be treasured and kept as keepsakes. This event takes place during Light Up Fairfield and does not require pre-registration. Fee includes all materials to complete one ornament.


Gingerbread Families
Location: Fairfield Lane Library
All Ages
Saturday, December 6th from 2:00 to 3:00 pm and 3:00 to 4:00 pm
Sunday, December 7th from 2:00 to 3:00 pm and 3:00 to 4:00 pm 
Create your very own Gingerbread Family. Each person will receive supplies to decorate a gingerbread man. Space is limited, please call 858-3238 or visit to reserve your space.

City of Fairfield
Parks & Recreation
411 Wessel Drive
Fairfield, OH 45014
(513) 867-5348 (phone)
(513) 867-6070 (fax)

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