Sip hot cocoa and nibble on cookies as the village is lit up with seasonal lights, decorations, and holiday cheer. Experience another side of the community compared to the crowds of summer months.
Organization: Lopez Chamber of Commerce
Date: 11/23/2012 update info
Time: 1:00:00 PM - 1:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Free
Venue: Lopez Village in Lopez Island,WA
Contact: Lopez Island Chamber of Commerce
Phone: (877) 433-4664
You'll find the Village transformed into a wonderland of holiday lights and decorations when the recipient of the annual Grand Lopezian Award turns on the switch. Join locals to sing carols, sip hot chocolate, and nibble on cookies to welcome the spirit of the holiday season.
When is the Lopez Winter Village Gathering?
The gathering takes place right after thanksgiving, a time when many local families and visitors have arrived for the holidays. The weather is crisp, and the sun sets early, this time of year. It’s the perfect season for a celebration of lights and holiday treats.
Where is the Lopez Winter Village Gathering?
The celebration takes place in the heart of the Lopez Island Winter Village, which is at the north end of the island. Mingle with locals and visitors alike in the small park as the picturesque water tower and other buildings light up. Stay dry, even if it rains, under the protective Lopez Plaza covered porch.
How much does Lopez Winter Village Gathering cost?
The gathering is a totally free, community sponsored, event. You have the opportunity of buying a raffle for a sumptuous local gift basket in support of Lopez Village Park.
What else should I know about the Lopez Winter Village Gathering?
Ever year the magical lights are lit by that years winner of the Grand Lopezian Award. Lopez has a very close-knit community, this is a great time be feel part of it. The locals are very welcoming to visitors. This far into winter they’ll be glad to have someone new to talk to! Carolers will serenade you as you munch and chat.