Welcome to the Heart of the Holidays
The Heart of the Holidays in Downtown Park Rapids means sharing the season with family and friends, filling your Christmas wish lists and joining us at the Holly Ball Community Celebration.
Upcoming events
See you soon at these Downtown events
Friday, November 27
5 PM 
Yuletide Sampler with nibbles, refreshments and special deals at participating downtown stores

6 PM
Tree Lighting Ceremony / Light Up a Life for Hospice Care  on Main Street with Christmas caroling, Santa's arrival and the countdown to light the tree.

Saturday, November 28
Take a ShopSmallSelfie, find special offers and show how much you Love Local at participating stores

Saturdays, Nov. 28-Dec. 19
Bring the kids to free children's matinees at Park Theater and to visit with Santa at Bella Caffe from 2-5 pm Nov. 28, Dec. 5 & 12 and from 3-6 pm Dec. 19
 Thursday, December 17
From the Yuletide Sampler through Dec. 31, purchase 
Love Loca button for $5, wear it on your shopping  excursions and receive a discount 
at  participating businesses. The holiday  buttons also will give you free  admission to the  Holly Ball at 5 pm  Thursday, Dec. 17 at Armory Square.  Join us for an evening of  entertainment, food and refreshments, door prizes
grand prize give-aways from our media partners and  more. Santa will be there, too.

Catch the spirit of the season

Music, theater and other activities and events are sure to add some holiday ho ho ho to even the most hard core Scrooge. For a sample of what's planned in the weeks ahead, see the poster the Park Rapids Lakes Area Chamber put together or check the PRDBA website at www.parkrapidsdowntown.com.

Thank you
Thank you for supporting our efforts this year. We appreciate our business members and our Friends.