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Holiday Kickoff Ceremony

November 23, 2019

TIME: Activities start at 10AM


Save the date and plan to join us on Saturday, November 23, when the “Holidays Come Alive” at historic Union Station. Featuring Kansas City's largest indoor tree lighting ceremony, a breathtaking performance by Quixotic, FREE Holiday mini-train rides, Holiday Model Trains and so much MORE! Family-friendly activities and special stage performances will fill the halls throughout the day with the lighting ceremony and Quixotic performance happening early evening.

Presented by CommunityAmerica Credit Union.

DAY OF ACTIVITIES

All located in Grand Plaza, unless otherwise notated.

10:00 am – 4:00 pm:  Maker Studio: Make a Gingerbread House
10:00 am – 4:00 pm: Kona Ice
10:00 am – 8:00 pm:  Letters to Santa
10:00 – 10:45 AM Quite Frankly the Band
11:00 – 11:45 AM KC Ballet 2
11:30 – 12:30 PM Salvation Army Band
12:30 – 1:15 PM Starlight Stars
1:00 – 4:00 PM Downtown Dazzle (in Grand Hall)
1:00 – 4:30 PM Face Painters
1:00 - 4:30 PM Balloon Artists
2:00 – 2:30 PM Mrs. Claus Holiday Stories
2:00 – 2:30 PM Kansas City Kansas Community Orchestra
3:00 – 3:45 PM Dan Riggs Big Band
4:00 – 4:45 PM Miller Marley Youth Ballet
5:00 – 6:00 PM O’Riada Academy of Irish Dancers
6:30 – 7:00 pm:  Holiday Lighting Ceremony Featuring Quixotic
7:00  – 8:30 PM Free Mini Train Rides
7:00 – 9:00 pm:  Holiday Model Rail

Event parking rate of $10 applies.

Experience Holiday Magic All Season Long at Union Station. For more Holiday events visit UnionStation.org/Holidays

Grand Plaza is a truly impressive and spectacular event site.