This free family-friendly event happens every year the day after Thanksgiving! Enjoy shopping, specials and old-world charm in Hill City as we start the month-long festivities that comprise Hill City’s Olde Tyme Christmas! Take a ride on the 1880 Train to the North Pole and add some sparkle to your day by viewing the Trees & Trains exhibit at the South Dakota State Railroad Museum.
Hill City’s annual little hometown Olde Tyme Christmas Lighted Parade! Arrive early to stroll and shop the specials in Hill City’s beautifully decorated Main Street businesses! Enjoy cider and roasted chestnuts and get your viewing spot on Main Street for Hill City’s joyful parade. Afterward, bring the children to see Santa and Mrs. Claus at Old World Plaza when they can whisper their fondest Christmas wishes to Santa and receive a traditional gift of an apple and a candy cane! ‘Tis the season to be jolly with us….right here in Hill City, The Heart of Christmas!