Visit Downtown Ridgefield on Saturday, December 4th for Ridgefield’s Hometown Celebration where you will find twinkling lights, decorated businesses, gifts, food, and holiday specials.
Check items off your list at vendors in our outdoor marketplace and in downtown shops. Enjoy decorations and lights throughout downtown and in our Circle of Trees at Overlook Park. Bring the family to complete winter and holiday inspired crafts and meet Santa. End the day by attending the Tree Lighting in the heart of Downtown and enjoying food and warm drinks in local restaurants and food carts. Event details can be found below and at https://ridgefieldwa.us/event/first-saturday-december/.
Ugly Sweater 5K/10K – 120 N 3rd Avenue, 8AM Registration, 9AM Race Start Time
Kick off the celebration with a fun run/walk with Ridgefield Runners. Prizes for the ugliest sweater! Register online at runridgefield.com
Holiday Food and Gift Marketplace – Overlook Park, 9AM-2PM
Shop Farmers Market and holiday food and gift vendors at Overlook Park.
Winter and Holiday Inspired Crafts – Overlook Park, 9AM-2PM
Free fun for the family! Find a selection of winter and holiday inspired craft projects. These can be completed while waiting to meet Santa, or anytime throughout your day in downtown.
Ornament Hunt – Downtown Ridgefield, 9AM
A limited number of Ridgefield tree ornaments will be hidden around Downtown Ridgefield on Saturday, December 4th. Find one and it’s yours to keep!
Drive and Drop Food Drive – View Ridge Middle School, 9AM-2PM
Walk and Knock is Drive and Drop again! Drop off non-perishable food, toiletries, and/or cash donations.
Circle of Trees – Overlook Park, 9AM
Walk through our circle of trees decorated by your favorite Ridgefield businesses and organizations. Vote for your favorite Dec. 4th-11th. Sponsored by Columbia Credit Union.
Say Hello to Santa – Pioneer St Game Park, 10AM-2PM
Say hello and take your own pictures in front of Santa. Sponsored by Ridgefield Mini Storage.
Holiday Trolley Rides – Load and Unload @ Overlook Park, 11AM-2PM
Free trolley rides around Downtown Ridgefield to view the lights and decorations.
Tree Lighting – Overlook Park, 4:30PM
Come to Overlook Park for a performance from DanceFusion, music, and the lighting of the tree. Search the crowd for Rally the Raptor and watch downtown light up for the holidays.
Acoustic Guitar Summit – Old Liberty Theater, 7:30PM
Grammy-winning guitarists come together to create stunning harmonics and mind-bending finger style. Tickets available at http://www.oldlibertytheater.com/events/
This is the list of sponsors for this year’s Turkey Trot. Thanks to those who make this event possible. The race benefits the Ridgefield Public Schools Foundation and the Ridgefield Family Resource Center.
Dr. Sepe Dentistry
Ridgefield Physical Therapy
Jones Landscape Inc
Flynn Financial Partners
Ridgefield Mini Storage
Ridgefield School District
This Thursday morning at 10am American Legion Post 44 will have a Veterans Day Celebration on the stage at Overlook Park.
There will be patriotic songs from the Ridgefield High School choir and brief presentations. A rifle salute and flag folding will finish the program
There will be tents in case of rain, but we hope there will be clearing in the forecast.