Downtown In December

Let There Be Lights...And Music...Songs And Dance...Santa And Superheroes...And A Giant Snowman

A Gift Bag Full of Holiday Cheer Awaits Glendale Visitors With - Downtown in December

Downtown Glendale is the place where holiday fun lives with Downtown in December. Downtown’s beautiful Murphy Park is in the center of it all with Murphy Park LiGHTS! This year’s holiday light display includes a 20-foot walkthrough Snowman and a 30-foot tree with lights that dance to the music.Join us as the park comes alive with the magic of light at 5 p.m. on November 19. The lights will be on every night through January 9. It is the perfect kick-off to a holiday season filled with entertainment to bring family and friends together as they discover hyper-local shops, boutiques and award-winning restaurants in the heart of downtown Glendale.

The lights are just the beginning. Throughout the holidays, the park and downtown will be filled with music, song, dance and fun. Every Friday and Saturday in December community groups will take the stage at the Murphy Park Amphitheater with free holiday performances.

For great shopping and dining, merchants are sponsoring events and specials throughout downtown. Make sure to discover all the fun planned for the holidays at:

Help us kick it all off November 19, with Murphy Park LiGHTS! The Mayor, councilmembers, city staff and downtown merchants will be on hand to spread some holiday cheer, before turning on the lights. The fun starts at 6 p.m., in Murphy Park, located in downtown Glendale at 5850 W. Glendale Avenue, with plenty of free parking.


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