Christmas on the River

  • Event Details

  • Date: Fri, Nov 30, 2018
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Christmas on the River

Our 25th annual Holiday “Christmas on the River” celebration is sure to create lasting memories for everyone in the family.  Join us for live entertainment including the Park Hill School District 1000-voice children’s choir, Santa Claus, fun things to see and do, delicious dining and treats, plus our famous holiday fireworks.   Admission is Free.




Schedule of Events

  • 6:00 PM: Free Shuttle Service Platte County Community Center South, Park University Main Entrance and Parking Lot by Soccer Field
  • 6:00 PM: Art, Craft, Food and Specialty Vendors
  • 6:00 PM: Downtown Parkville Storefront Open Houses
  • 6:00 PM: Hayrides through English Landing Park
  • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Santa's House
  • 7:00 PM: Main Stage Entertainment, Greetings from Santa Claus, 1000-Voice Park Hill School District Choir, School of Rock, plus songsters, music makers, and merriment for all!
  • 8:30 PM: Fireworks Show
  • 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM: Santa’s House

Please Note: Events and times are subject to change. Shuttle services are available until 10 pm. Due to the fireworks and safety reasons, the boat ramp and Platte Landing Park will be closed to the public on Friday, November 30, starting at noon and will reopen Saturday, December 1, 2018.

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Many thanks!

Main Street Parkville Association (PCDC, 501c3) wishes to recognize those who have made our events and festivals possible through their generous contributions of time, talent, services and funding.  Thank you!