Weekend Update: 9th Street Luminaria

Lafayette-West Lafayette Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in or near Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana. Enjoy this Christmas weekend by checking out these great activities, among so many others!

Lights, lights and more lights!  Take a drive along Historic Ninth Street Hill to find over 500 candleBall.Luninarias lining the streets of historic homes. This yearly tradition of candles being lit along this historic street is a favorite of many.  Starting at 6pm on Christmas Eve, the candles are lit and generally will last into the early morning. It really makes the holidays come to life and shows the festive air of happiness felt by many! Do not miss the 9th Street Hill Luminaria!

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Even more holiday cheer is taking place this weekend. Get the whole family in a festive mood with a Holiday Tour of the Haan Mansion Museum of Indiana Art. The Haan Museum will collaborate with the Wabash Valley Trust for Historic Preservation to present a family-friendly tour that includes even more for the kid in all of us.  The Museum will again feature a Christmas train traveling through several rooms, decorated with Dickens Villages. A new gingerbread house is large enough to accommodate several youngsters. Multiple animated figures invite kids to touch.  Decorated trees, Santa’s, angels, nativities, and Lafayette houses fill the Museum. The Holiday tours run until December 30th! Holiday fun at its best!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

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