West Baden Tree Lighting Schedule

Saturday, November 16

The sights, sounds, and sensations of the holiday season will all come to life at West Baden Springs Hotel’s grand tree lighting ceremony. One of our favorite annual traditions kicks off at 3pm with activities and interactive events for the kids. The magical moment comes at 7pm when the lights on our 40-foot tree come on to officially welcome the holiday season. 


2pm-4pm • Afternoon Tea with Harp in Café Sinclair’s 
3pm • Unveiling of West Baden Gingerbread House on West Baden Mezzanine
3pm-4:30pm • Story Time with Mrs. Claus in West Baden Library
5pm-7pm • Holiday Music and Christmas Carols with Sarah Stivers Trio in Atrium
5pm-7pm • Children’s Christmas Village in Caddy Sinclair Room
5pm-7pm • Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus in the West Baden Library
5pm-9pm • Hot Cocoa Station in West Baden Lobby 
7pm-8pm • Cider and Cookies in West Baden Atrium
7pm • Tree Lighting Ceremony 
9pm-Midnight • Late Night Jazz in Library