Come celebrate all that you love about the holiday season in Downtown Cleveland!

Winterfest Tree Lighting & Holiday Festival happens this Saturday Nov 24 in Downtown Cleveland! Enjoy a holiday-filled day of fun, games, ice skating, sleigh rides, live music and more!

Winterfest is the annual tree lighting and holiday festival presented by Huntington National Bank, that kicks off the holiday season in Cleveland.

All guests are invited to ice skate for free in the Cleveland Foundation Skating Rink thanks for the support of The Cleveland Foundation. More than 2,000 people will be able to skate for free during Winterfest for the third consecutive year.

Winterfest includes day long activities including live music, food trucks, holiday shopping in Tower City Center, and a Winterfest Kids Village presented by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Winterfest is brought to you by the Downtown Cleveland Alliance, visit to see a complete list of activities.

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