Saturday’s Festivities begin at 12:00 noon with a Holiday Marketplace in Fountain Plaza with over a dozen vendors to get started on your holiday shopping and delicious food & drink. The Holiday Pet Parade will begin at 3:00pm at Lafayette Square Park House (2023 Lafayette Ave) for enrolled participants. This walking parade will be ⅓ mile long from Mississippi Avenue to Park and Vail Avenue. The Holiday Tree Lighting will take place at 4:45 pm in Fountain Plaza. Several family friendly special events happening during the afternoon including special guests from the North Pole.