It’s Christmastime in Columbiana as the city continues the celebration during the long weekend.

The town is inviting people from all over to watch a parade, a tree lighting ceremony, do some holiday shopping at local merchants, and stop by the fabulous light display.

The three-day-long Christmas in Columbiana begins Downtown at 10 a.m. Friday, November 19, 2021, local stores offer special hours for shoppers.

A Christmas Parade steps off at 6 p.m. at Joshua Dixon Elementary School followed by a Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the town circle.

 The fun continues Saturday from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon until 4 p.m. with shopping, concessions, dining, and strolling.

When it gets dark, people can drive over to Firestone Park for the Joy of Christmas Light Show where six new displays are featured along with Mrs. Claus at the Gingerbread House.

The entrance is at 298 E. Park Avenue, beside Regal Jewelers. Ten dollars per vehicle, $3 per person motorcoach, cash only at the gate.

2021 Light Show Schedule

  • Thursday – Sunday | Nov. 18, 19, 20, 21
  • Thursday – Sunday | Nov. 25, 26, 27, 28
  • Thursday – Sunday | Dec. 2, 3, 4, 5
  • Thursday, Dec. 9 – Sunday, Dec. 26

Show Times 6pm-9pm

Northeast Ohio’s largest drive-thru light show brings back your favorites including more than 1 million bulbs and 85 displays.

  • Gingerbread House featuring 55+ gingerbread homes crafted by area children
  • Storytime with Mrs. Claus on Thursdays, Sundays & special event nights
  • Santa’s Ice Castle: Photos with Santa* ($10), concessions (for purchase), take-home reindeer food activity (free); Community Hospice Remembrance Tree & Wish Tree
  • Railroad Christmas Train Display with a chance to win a model train starter set sponsored by Crouse Mill True Value Hardware! (Santa’s Ice Castle, limited time)

2021 Special Events:

  • Hayride & Petting Zoo Saturday, Nov. 20, 6 pm-8 pm $5 per person, under 3 free
  • Senior Night Sunday, Nov. 21 6pm-9pm Seniors 60+ $5 per car
  • Senior Night Sunday, Dec. 5 6pm-9pm Seniors 60+ $5 per car
  • Walk-It Night Monday, Dec. 6, 6 pm-8 pm $5 per person (no cars)
  • Twas the Night Before 5K Tuesday, Dec. 7, 6 pm Register at
  • Santa’s Special Night Wednesday, Dec. 8 5:30 pm-9 pm by appointment only - Register at
  • Indoor Garden Railroad Christmas Train Display (for a limited time)