Downtown Festival of Lights, Reindeer Run take place today

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge in conjunction with the Downtown Development District and the Office of the Mayor-President present the Downtown Festival of Lights, Baton Rouge's oldest holiday tradition, on Friday, Nov. 30 on the North Boulevard Town Square from 4 to 9 p.m.

Lois Holden will light the 35-foot Christmas tree and transform downtown into a winter wonderland with half a million sparkling lights, music, ice skating, real snow, arts performances, Arts Market artists, fireworks and more, including the 5K Reindeer Run sponsored by Forum 35!