The NT

Light Up DWNTWN kickoff event, powered by Indiana Michigan Power, will be held on December 5 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. throughout Downtown Muncie. Galleries, restaurants and retailers invite you to spend the evening with them as we kick off the holiday shopping season.

The Community Tree Lighting ceremony led by Mayor Dennis Tyler, Ball State President Geoffrey Mearns, Charlie Cardinal, Santa Claus, and the Code Red Dancers will take place at Canan Commons (located in the 500 block of S. Walnut St.) at 6:00 p.m.