Holiday magic awaits you here at Wickenburg! Wickenburg holds unforgettable events and family gatherings throughout the holiday season that celebrate the small town charm of the area. Here’s a listing of just some of the events happening this holiday season in Wickenburg.

Holiday Events Happening in Wickenburg, Arizona

The 27th Annual Christmas Parade of Lights

The holiday season wouldn’t be complete without The 27th Annual Christmas Parade of Lights. This free, family-fun event lights up the town of Wickenburg with festive Christmas displays. The cherished holiday tradition begins at 6:30pm on Friday, December 10, 2021. 

Before driving through the neighborhoods to see the festive light displays, visitors are encouraged to support local businesses. Whether you want to enjoy delicious sandwiches and baked goods from The Local Press Sandwich Bar or home-style grub and beer from Spurs Cafe, there’s something to satisfy all taste buds. Or stop by Wickenburg Ranch for your choice of four exceptional restaurant experiences. Indulge in a healthy and delicious dinner over expansive views, all while getting to know the exuberant Wickenburg Ranch members. 

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Wickenburg Wonderland: Holiday Lights Competition

Have a competitive side? Every December, Wickenburg holds the Wickenburg Wonderland: Holiday Light Competition, where residents deck their homes and businesses with lights and decor for a chance at cash prizes. 

Explore the free event from​​ ​​December 5 – 10 by grabbing a hot cocoa and driving around town to look at the festive lights! 

Christmas parade of lights

Annual Holiday Music Walk and Christmas Tree Lighting

During the Annual Holiday Music Walk and Christmas Tree Lighting, Wickenburg residents embrace the holiday spirit by strolling through downtown, exploring the charming shops and restaurants, and listening to street performers fill the air with the sounds of the season. 

After the holiday music walk, the Christmas Tree Lighting begins while a local choir sings popular Christmas carols.

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Winter Wonderland at Wickenburg Ranch

The town of Wickenburg brings merriment and excitement during this time of year. But Wickenburg Ranch offers even more holiday cheer. Depending on our members’ interests and personalities, they revel in several holiday events, including our annual Santa brunch, Ugly Sweater Shootout, Golf Cart Parade, and tree decorating parties. Come to Wickenburg Ranch to squeeze the most out of every moment during the holidays. Schedule your visit today to immerse yourself in our highly active and outright fun offerings.