The 24th annual Holiday “Christmas on the River” celebration in Parkville, MO, is sure to create lasting memories for everyone in the family.   Come celebrate with live entertainment including the Park Hill School District 1000-voice children’s choir, Santa Claus, fun things to see and do, delicious dining and treats, plus the famous holiday fireworks.   Admission is Free.

  • 6:00 PM: Free Shuttle Service Platte County Community Center South, Park University Main Entrance and Parking Lot by Soccer Field
  • 6:00 PM: Art, Craft, Food and Specialty Vendors
  • 6:00 PM: Downtown Parkville Storefront Open Houses
  • 6:00 PM: Hayrides through English Landing Park
  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Santa’s House Open for Wishes
  • 7:00 PM: Main Stage Entertainment, Greetings from Santa Claus, 1000-Voice Park Hill School District Choir, School of Rock, plus songsters, music makers, and merriment for all!
  • 8:30 PM: Fireworks Show
  • 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM: Santa’s House Open for Wishes

Please Note: Events and times are subject to change. Shuttle services are available until 10 pm. Due to the fireworks and safety reasons, the boat ramp and Platte Landing Park will be closed to the public on Friday, December 1 starting at noon and will reopen Saturday, December 2, 2017.