17600 Center Dr
Sunriver, OR 97707
Kick off your holiday season with a local TRADITION… Sunriver Resort once again will host the Grand Illumination tree lighting ceremony behind the lodge in Sunriver. This year’s event will include a visit from Santa, live music, children’s craft projects, train rides, Oregon Observatory telescope viewing, face painting, sleigh rides, works from select local artisans, huggable characters, fireworks and more. Grab a bite from local vendors or at one of the Resort restaurants. The lighting ceremony starts at 5:30 pm, and pictures with Santa from 6:00-7:30 pm. Enjoy pony rides and a petting zoo from 2:00-4:30 pm (weather permitting). Oregon Observatory telescope viewing, train rides, craft projects and face painting will be available from 3:00-8:00 pm. Live entertainment will take place outdoors on the main stage from 4:30-7:30 pm. The lighting ceremony starts at 4:45 pm, with pictures with Santa from 5:00-8:00 pm.