ASHLAND — The city of Ashland has announced the date for its annual holiday festivities.

The city of Ashland will kick off the holiday season with this year’s annual Christmas Parade and Official Christmas Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 7, 2019 in Downtown Ashland. The downtown fireworks display will return this year immediately following the tree lighting ceremony. 

"All are welcome to join us for one of the most anticipated nights of the year as we fill our city’s downtown with the sights and sounds of Christmas," said Community Outreach Coordinator Amanda Patterson.