Holiday Events

Basalt is the place to be over the winter holidays.  With tree lighting celebrations, music, and creative opportunities to truly get into the spirit, there is fun for the whole family.  We look forward to seeing you in Willits and downtown this holiday season.

December 1
Tree Lighting in Willits
Festivities include Santa and Mrs. Claus, donuts, food, music, carolers, horse drawn carriage rides, BHS Street Horns, and more.

December 1 - January 5
Basalty Tree Pageant in Basalt River Park
Get in the holiday spirit by gathering a team together and decorating a tree in Basalt River Park. The theme this year is "Holiday Movies." The public will vote on their favorite tree in three categories and there are cash prizes. To participate to decorate a tree, apply here.  Trees will be available starting December 1, so please apply early as quantities are limited.

December 8
Holiday Music in the Bandshell in Basalt River Park
A Band Called Alexis takes the stage in the bandshell, which will be illuminated with special technology. Festivities include Santa and Mrs. Claus, a petting zoo, food, beverages, and more.

See flyers below for more event details.

And please, shop local this holiday season.  The Town of Basalt supports the Basalt Chamber's Season of Small campaign.

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