Christmas Events in Butler County

BUTLER COUNTY, Ohio – Looking for things to do here in Butler County this Christmas season? Check out these awesome events!


Light Up Middletown, every night from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve, 6-10 p.m.

Attend the 20th rendition of this annual Christmas lighting event! It is a drive-through light show with over 100 different displays. It is open every night from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve – 6-10 pm. Santa visits Friday and Saturday night 7-9 pm.


Hamilton Welcomes the Holidays, Nov. 23, 5-8 p.m.

Hamilton’s Marcum Park will be hosting this year’s Hamilton Welcomes the Holidays tree lighting event, featuring live holiday music, carriage rides, live reindeer, balloon artists, face painting, crafts, food trucks, and a visit from Santa.


Hamilton Christmas Gift Show, Dec. 6-7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Still deciding what to get your loved one for Christmas? The folks at Hamilton Christmas Gift Show can help! Stop by the Butler County Fairgrounds to check out this year’s event.


Hamilton Christkindlmarkt, 6-10 p.m. on Dec. 6, 11am-10pm on Dec. 7, 11am-5pm on Dec. 8

Visit Hamilton’s only Christmas market, located in the heart of the city’s German Village district! Enjoy German food, drinks, toys and more from local vendors.


Oxford Holiday Festival, Dec. 7, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Attend Oxford’s Holiday Festival, located at the Oxford Community Arts Center. Events will take place all through Uptown, including the Oxford Community Arts Center and Uptown Parks! Visit with Santa, take a carriage ride around Downtown Oxford, and even check on the reindeer. 


Olde West Chester Christmas Walk, Dec. 7, 2-8 p.m.

Enjoy the Christmas spirit in West Chester! Holiday-inspired activities along Cincinnati Dayton Road include photos with Santa, shopping, kids’ games and crafts, food and beverage, Christmas music and more. The walk runs along Cincinnati-Dayton Road to the West Chester Township Administration Building, where the community tree lighting will take place around 8 p.m. 


Fairfield Parade of Lights, Dec. 1, 4-7 p.m.

Come to Fairfield’s Village Green Park to shop at winter market vendors, make s’mores and take part in other fun activities while watching the live performances on stage. Then line up on Wessel Drive to watch the illuminated floats go by!


Holiday Lights at Bridgewater Falls, Dec.7, 5-7 p.m.

Enjoy the holiday festivities with friends and family at Bridgewater Falls Shopping Center!  This event includes lighting of the Christmas Tree, pictures with Santa, ice skating, giant snow globe, carolers, hot chocolate and more!