Annual Christmas Stroll 2023


Dec 16 2023


8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Annual Christmas Stroll 2023

The West Yellowstone 2023 Annual Christmas Stroll will be Saturday, December 16th, 2023 (THE SCHEDULE HAS YET TO BE FINALIZED – ACTIVITIES MAY CHANGE) 

8:00 – 5:00: Santa Selfies at the Visitor Center
  – Stop by the Visitor Information Center (30 Yellowstone Avenue) to get a selfie or family photo with several different backdrops.

11:00 – 7:00: Merchants open for Shopping & Santa’s Workshop Games
  – Play games for a chance to in a $120.00 Shopping Spree (Gift certificates for participating businesses)

11:00 – 4:00: Toast a Marshmallow at different smore stations around town

3:00 – 5:00: Story Time & Activities at the Library
– See full schedule of fun activities planned, here.

4:45: Parade of Lights Lineup
– We NEED you to join us! Everyone is welcome to be a part of the parade, be it snowmobile, car, float. No pre-signup needed, just show up on HWY 20 between the Brandin Iron & Slippery Otter to lineup.

5:00: Parade of Lights & Tree Lighting
– Parade of Lights will start at HWY 20 & Canyon Street and travel 2 and half blocks down Canyon Street, dropping Santa off at the Town Christmas Tree. Help Santa Light the Town Christmas Tree (Immediately following the Parade of Lights). Located in front of the grizzly statue on Canyon Street. Tree lighting will also be broadcast on Facebook Live here.

Until 7:00: Free Santa Pictures
  – Free pictures will be taken at the Yellowstone Giant Screen immediately following the tree lighting. Digital pictures will be emailed out on Tuesday, December 20th.

6:30: FREE Movie
– At the Yellowstone Giant Screen. This FREE movie begins at 6:30pm. Complimentary admission, small drink and small popcorn available for all attendees. Children must be accompanied by adult. (Family engagement sponsored by Destination Yellowstone, First Security Bank, Holiday Inn, & Madison Valley Bank)

6:00 – 8:00: Smores & Sleddin

*Kids’N’Snow will also be taking place on Saturday, December 16th! For more information on available activities, click here.



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