Oxford Holiday Festival 2017

Don’t miss out on all the beloved holiday celebrations that Oxford, OH has to offer this winter! Nothing beats the beauty of our Uptown District with holiday lights, beautiful wreaths and warm holiday cheer.

Holiday Festival

Saturday, December 2nd

Oxford Community Arts Center Events

9:00AM - 4:00PM

Bring the family along in the morning to start off the day's celebrations with some kid-friendly activities at the Oxford Community Arts Center (10 S Main St. Oxford, OH 45056)! Here is a schedule of events:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm Talawanda Band Boosters Craft Market

Don't miss out on some local musicians while you're there! Here's the schedule:

  • 11:00 Bell Canto
  • 12:00 Talawanda High School Jazz Band
  • 1:00 The Community Band
  • 2:00 Singing Strings
  • 3:00 Flowing Grace Dance School

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Pictures with Santa

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Kids Korner crafts and activities

Uptown Park Events

5:00PM - 9:00PM

After a morning of fun at the Oxford Community Arts Center, head Uptown for some outdoor activities!

Musical entertainment: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy some holiday favorites with a few of Miami University’s student performance groups! From dancing to a cappella to kid-friendly book reading, there’s something here everyone will enjoy. Check out this year’s lineup:

  • 5:00 - 5:20 pm Best Buddies Friends Choir
  • 5:30 - 5:50 pm Miami University Gospel Singers
  • 6:00 - 6:20 pm Wish Upon A Star
  • 6:30 - 6:50 pm Miami Dance Corps
  • 7:00 - 7:20 pm Open Fifth
  • 7:30 - 7:50 pm Just Duet
  • 8:00 - 8:20 pm Miami Misfitz

Live reindeer: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come pet some live reindeer in Uptown Park and feel free to snap some pictures while you're there!

Ice skating: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy skating on this outdoor rink with the whole family!

Carriage rides: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Gather the family together for a free carriage ride around the Uptown district!

Santa's arrival: 6:30 pm

Don’t miss Santa’s big arrival by firetruck! Opportunities for pictures with Santa will be available from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.