It’s fun, it’s free, it’s back! The Downtown White Plains Holiday Market returns on December 6th to the heart of White Plains!
This 12-day shopping and seasonal experience will feature nearly 50 unique and artisanal vendors. But that’s not all! When you come to the market, prepare to immerse yourself in a winter wonderland of seasonal fun. You’ll find a jam-packed schedule of events and experiences perfect for any age:
- Outdoor Firepits, perfect for chatting with friends and warming up, courtesy of Hudson Grille andLilly’s
- Dazzling Ice Sculpting Demonstrations, made possible by SRG2 Partners, LLC
- Live Entertainment, ranging from stilt walkers to carolers and even a roving ukulele crooner, thanks to Reckson.
- A New Year’s Eve Wishing Wall: Pin your wish for 2024 to our community wall alongside your neighbors, then see those wishes transformed into confetti to be released at the City of White Plains Ball Drop on the 31st! Made possible by Lanline Communications
- Visits with Santa and Seasonal Friends (Polly Penguin, Mr. Snowman, The Grinch) and daily children’s crafts, sponsored by Westchester County
- Santa’s Mailbox, transporting letters straight to the North Pole (stop by our BID chalet for free Santa postcards, making writing to St. Nick a snap!)
- 8 Igloos, offering a warm and cozy spot to connect with friends and family over a board game, savor a take-out meal from local restaurants or learn something new via one of our unique (fee-based) add-on classes/experiences. (To learn more about our igloos and how to enjoy them, visit here.) Thank you to Cappelli Organization, White Plains Hospital, K5 Equities LLC, Heineken for making the igloos possible.
It all kicks off with the City’s annual Holiday Tree Lighting on the evening of December 6th (at Renaissance Plaza) and the fun continues until Sunday, December 17th. Check the schedule below for each day’s offerings.
Get ready to unwrap the magic of the holiday season at the Downtown White Plains Holiday Market! While most of our entertainment is FREE, we have crafted a series of ticketed events designed to add an extra sparkle to your holiday celebrations. Don’t miss out on the holiday cheer. Grab your holiday friends and purchase your group tickets (each group ticket is valid for 6 people) now, because the more the merrier and make the Downtown White Plains Holiday Market a highlight of your festive season. There is limited availability for each event, so act fast to reserve your spot and create lasting memories.