Holiday Festival
Holiday Light Decorating Contest

Spreading Holiday Cheer in Twentynine Palms

TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA – The City of Twentynine Palms Parks & Recreation Department is gearing up to spread holiday cheer this December! With the Holiday Festival and Holiday Light Decorating Contest, there are so many events to participate in this holiday season.
The Holiday Festival will take place on Tuesday, December 6 from 5PM to 9PM. Consisting of the Holiday Light Parade (6PM), Tree Lighting Ceremony (6:30PM), and the all-new Holiday Market (5PM), there is something for everyone in downtown Twentynine Palms that night. The Holiday Light Parade will now run from the corner of Joshua Drive and Adobe Road, down to Highway 62, and over to Freedom Way, ending in Freedom Plaza. After the parade, the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place in Freedom Plaza with special guest Santa Claus! All night long, attendees can shop locally for the holidays at the Holiday Market while enjoying holiday treats and caroling.
The Holiday Light Decorating Contest is back for residents and businesses to light up the city with their best holiday light display. This contest is completely free to enter and is open to all businesses and residents within the City of Twentynine Palms. Plus, there is a grand prize for the winner of each category! Register by November 30, 2022.
All registration forms can be found online at under Parks & Recreation.
For more information or to participate in any of the holiday events, please call the City of Twentynine Palms at (760) 367-7562.