Janesville's Jolly Jingle

Janesville's Jolly Jingle

Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 from 9:00am to 11:15pm

Downtown Janesville
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Schedule of Events:

Holiday Market
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
St. John Church (302 North Parker Drive)
Shop Local Farms, Artisans and Bakers all in one location for the Janesville Winter Farmers Market.

Holiday Vendor Market
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Olde Towne Mall Lower Atrium (20 South Main Street)
Get some holiday shopping done while enjoying the festivities. There will be over 20 of the best direct sale vendors and crafters.

Spice on Ice Skate Show
10-11:30 a.m.
Janesville Ice Arena (821 Beloit Avenue)
Ice skating show with a Winter Wonderland theme presented by the Janesville Figure Skating Club in conjunction with the Janesville Recreation Division.  This is a U.S. figure skating sanctioned event.
Admission: Non-perishable food donation for ECHO and Salvation Army

Stories with Santa and Mrs. Claus
10 a.m.
Hedberg Public Library (316 South Main Street)
Meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus and hear Santa read The Night Before Christmas. Photo ops and crafts will follow.
FREE

Trolley Rides
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Throughout downtown
Enjoy free trolley rides from event to event. Brought to you by the Downtown Janesville Business Improvement District (BID).
FREE

Skate with Santa
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Janesville Ice Arena (821 Beloit Avenue)
Skate to holiday tunes with Santa.
Admission: Non-perishable food for ECHO and
$2 for skate rental

Holiday Harmony Academy Singers
1-2 p.m.
Hedberg Public Library (316 South Main Street)
Join us for a free concert in our atrium.
FREE

St. Nick’s Winter Warm-up
1-5 p.m.
Janesville Performing Arts Center  (408 South Main Street)
Meet the authentic Saint Nicholas! We offer activities for kids and adults. Soup and treats available. Caroling and Henry the Llama will top off the events!
Donations accepted.

Janesville Art League Holiday Art Show
1-4:30 p.m.
Janesville Performing Arts Center  (408 South Main Street)
Join the Janesville Art League as they kick off the Holiday Season.  Intriguing artwork, interesting artists and one of a kind shopping.
FREE

Annie
2 p.m.
Janesville Performing Arts Center  (408 South Main Street)
Annie escapes to the wondrous world of NYC, with the help of her friends! Don’t miss this classic musical featuring orchestration by Beloit Janesville Symphony Orchestra!
$16 adults |  $10 Students 

Craig High School Jazz Band Event
2:30-4 p.m.
Voigt Music Center Main Stage (34 South Main Street)
Enjoy the smooth sounds of the Janesville Craig High School Jazz on The Main Stage.
2:30-2:45 p.m. CHS Jazz Band II
2:45-3 p.m. CHS Jazz Messengers Combo
3-3:15 p.m. CHS Jazz Ambassadors Combo
3:15-4 p.m. CHS Jazz Band I
FREE

Kids Holiday Crafts, Games and Cookie Decorating
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Janesville Senior Center (69 South Water Street)
Come inside, it’s fun inside!  It’s where you can decorate a cookie, play holiday-themed games, and make holiday crafts, while some keepsakes will be Mickey Mouse Clubhouse characters.
FREE

Live Reindeer
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Lower Courthouse Park (51 South Main Street)
Enjoy an outdoor decorated display with two live reindeer. Elves will be on hand to answer questions, such as, “do they fly?”
FREE (Get a festive picture taken with an elf and reindeer for a fee.)

TNZ Magic Show
3:45-4:30 p.m.
Janesville Senior Center (69 South Water Street)
Zack Purcell is not only a magician, but a professional entertainer using comedy, visual magic, mentalism, escape artistry, and sleight-of-hand.
FREE

Food Truck Park
4-8 p.m.
Dodge St. near the Town Square
Grab some food and watch the parade and the fireworks from Town Square.

Interactive Holiday Caroling
4:30-5:45 p.m.
Voigt Music Center Main Stage (34 South Main Street)
Please join us on The Main Stage for interactive holiday caroling and music led by Mercy Hill Church.
FREE

Janesville Strings Ensemble
4:30-5:45 p.m.
Voigt Music Center Mezzanine (34 South Main Street)
Join us for a free performance by the Janesville Strings Ensemble, comprised of Craig and Parker High School Orchestra students.
FREE

Animal Express Show
4:45-5:30 p.m.
Janesville Senior Center (69 South Water Street)
Enjoy a hands-on, educational, exotic animal show with “Tulip” the Skunk, “Daisy” the Pig, and “Rowdy” the Red Fox.
FREE

Holiday Lighted Parade
6 p.m.
See map for route information.
Marvel at the parade entries as they share holiday themes, tunes and treats.
FREE

Holiday Fireworks
approximately 6:45 (following parade)
Hedberg Public Library Park (316 South Main Street)
Check out the magical fireworks display.
FREE

Janesville Jets Game & Late Night Skate
Game: 7 p.m.
Skate: 9:45-11:15 p.m.
Janesville Ice Arena (821 Beloit Avenue)
Enjoy a fun time with friends and family at the Jets game and stay for a late night skate with holiday tunes.
$9 Adults  $7 Youth (Janesville Jets Game Only)  Skate: $4 or $2 with Jets ticket