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Numerica Tree Lighting Celebration

Numerica Tree Lighting Celebration

2023 Date

Saturday, November 25, 2023


4 – 7 p.m.


Numerica Skate Ribbon




The Numerica Tree Lighting Celebration is a signature Riverfront holiday event and a tradition for many Spokane families. Festivities will kick off at 4 p.m. on Saturday November 25th at the plaza adjacent to the Numerica Skate Ribbon with food trucks and live entertainment. Grab your ice skates, a complimentary cup of hot cocoa and join us as we count down to light our community tree at 6 p.m.

Thank you to Senske Services for generously providing the decorations for our holiday tree. Your contribution has added a touch of festive magic to our celebrations, and we appreciate your support.

The Numerica Tree Lighting Celebration coincides with our Riverfront Market - Small Business Saturday event (11 a.m. – 7 p.m.), making it a perfect opportunity to explore and support local businesses. Join us in making this evening a celebration of community, tradition, and the spirit of togetherness.

Schedule of Activities

12 p.m. – 7 p.m.: Riverfront Market - Small Business Saturday
3:55 p.m.: Welcome and Introduction with Spokane Civic Theatre
4:05 p.m.: Natanam School of Dance
4:15 p.m.: Spokane Figure Skating Club Demonstration
4:30 p.m.: Civic Theatre
4:45 p.m.: Ferris High School Theatre Arts
5:00 p.m.: Spokane Children’s Theatre
5:15 p.m.: Spokane Figure Skating Club Demonstration
5:30 p.m.: Company Ballet School
5:30 p.m.: Free hot chocolate from Starbucks at the Numerica Credit Union tent
5:50 p.m.: Spokane Area Youth Choirs Sing-along
6:00 p.m.: Countdown to light the tree followed by caroling with Spokane Area Youth Choir
6:15 p.m.: Spokane Figure Skating Club Demonstration

Revised Ice Scrape Schedule

  • 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • 3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • 4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
  • 5:45 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
  • 7:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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