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From its quaint shops and elegant Victorian homes, Plattsburg, Missouri offers all the charm and warmth of a true mid-western, small town. Plattsburg is centrally located 30 miles or less from Kansas City, Liberty, Cameron or St. Joseph, Missouri.


Christmas Light Parade and Lighting Ceremony
Friday, December 1, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Starting at 5:00 PM
(Community Courtyard, Maple & 2nd Street)

Christmas Bazaar
 Artisan & craft booths
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Festival of Trees
Vote for your favorite tree
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Mary & Joseph Carnival
Fun games for the whole family
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Balloon Animals
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Free Train Rides
All ages can take a ride on the Christmas Train
5:00-6:30 PM & 7:30-8:00 PM (after parade)

Starting at 6:30 PM
(Broadway Street facing East)

Parade Line Up
If in the parade line up by 6:30 PM.

Starting at 7:00 PM
(Pocket Park, Broadway and Main)

Lighting Ceremony
Watch while downtown darkens and then 5 block area
 lights up along with the Mayor's Christmas Tree
7:00 PM

Christmas Light Parade
Right after lighting ceremony the 5th annual
 light parade will go down Broadway & Main, to Maple & Main,
turning left to Maple & 2nd, turning left again to Broadway and 2nd.
7:00 PM

Starting at 7:30 PM (after parade)
(Community Courtyard, Maple & 2nd Street)

Awards Ceremony & Refreshments
After ther Light parade meet upstairs at the Courtyard for some cookies and hot drinks.  Sit down and enjoy the festival of trees and watch as parade winners are announced along with Grand Marshal presentation.
7:30-8:00 PM

Train Rides
Another chance to take a ride on the train.  Plattsburg's Main street will be all lit up at night, a perfect time for a family to injoy the Christmas music and the festive ride.
7:30-8:00 PM

Community Christmas Celebration
Saturday, December 2, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Starting at 9:00 AM
(Community Courtyard, Maple & 2nd Street)

Christmas Bazaar
 Artisan & craft booths, Cookie and Candy sales will open (come early before supplied run out), Cafe' Noel with hot soups and Chili, free popcorn and door prizes.
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Festival of Trees
Festival of Trees will continue to be on display upstairs
See who the crowd voted as their favorite
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Santa Sign-up
Santa Visit Info Table (upstairs) opens up where you can register to see Santa during Santa Visit
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Letters to Santa
Take a break anytime during the day to write a letter to Santa.  Designed for younger children but any age can partake.
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Face Painting
Drop by and get festive.  Face Painting available during the festing al Saturday.
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Starting at 10:30 AM
City Hall (Maple & 2nd Street)

Small Mall
Little ones shop for Christmas presents with assistance. 
Gifts are at costs.  Perfect time for your young one to do Christmas shopping.
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Starting at 1:30 PM
(Community Courtyard, Maple & 2nd Street)

Santa Visit
Santa Visit will be one of the largest ever.  With all of the different activities of years passed all combined.  Of course Santa will be there where you can take your own picture, free snacks, 2 Crafts, ginger bread house decorating, etc.
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Train Rides
One last chance to get a train ride in.  All our welcome.
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM


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Plattsburg Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 134
Plattsburg, MO 64477


Special thanks to The Clinton County Leader and RT Photography
for donating many of the pictures for use on this site and
to Marti Spease-Riddle for the picture of the Christian Church used in the header for this website.