The annual St. Nicholas Festival in Kimberly Idaho is fast approaching. Complete with musical performances, nativity scenes, tree festivals, food, and fireworks, this annual event in Kimberly, Idaho is debatably one of the most festive and eventful Christmas celebrations in Southern Idaho.

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Mike Arney - Unsplash

Activities for all ages at Kimberly Idaho's St. Nicholas Festival

The Kimberly Business Owners Association and the Kimberly School District have taken the Christmas Spirit and turned it up way past eleven. The December 2nd tradition kicks off with the Festival of Trees at 4:00, Christmas photos and live music hits the stage from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm along with community Nativities. St. Nick will make his arrival at 5:30 pm and pictures with St. Nick will be available from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.

And at 7:00 pm, all eyes will be on the sky for the fireworks show behind LA Thomas.

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Gary Meuleman - Unsplash

There's plenty of food, so come hungry

And for those of us who like to eat our way through the holidays, there'll be an array of food and drink vendors on hand, hosted by Kimberly School District student organizations, providing all the delicious calories you need to fuel your evening of fun.

Pro Tips for attending the St. Nicholas Festival

Parking is available at the Kibmelry High School parking lot with free busses running from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

Accessible Parking will be available behind the LA Thomas off of Main Street starting at 4:00 pm.

Because of all of the foot traffic, Center Street from Oak to Main will be closed down starting at 3:30 pm to about 7:00 pm.

St Nicholas Festival FMI

If you need any more details about the St. Nicholas Festival, you can check out more information on their Facebook Events Page

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