The event officially kicking off the holiday season in Youngstown is growing this year.

Organizers have released a map of the route for this year’s Holiday Light up Night & Parade will step off at 6 p.m. on Friday Dec 2, 2022.

Not only will the parade march through the heart of Downtown, but the Flea on Phelps will also extend all the way on Phelps Street to City Hall.

More than 65 vendors will be selling food and other wares for two city blocks.

Purple Cat will also be showing a Live Nativity for the occasion.

The celebration kicks off at 4pm with the annual Tree Lighting at 7pm.

The Holiday Flea hours are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on December 3, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on December 4.

The free event is pet friendly.