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Light Up the Levee presented by Cincinnati Children's
Saturday, November 18th

3PM - 7PM

The Plaza

You're invited to celebrate the magic of the holiday season! Enjoy an evening of festive fun including live music, fireworks, and a visit from Santa Claus as we light our magnificent 50-ft tree!

Schedule of Events

The Gallery

1:30PM - 5:30PM 

Take an “elfie” with Santa Claus as he arrives for the first day at NOTL. 

3PM - 5PM

Bring your families inside The Gallery for festive fun including a holiday magic show and crafts station. Guests will be able to make customizable Santa Hats and paint-and-take Christmas Ornaments with Thieve's Guild. 

3PM - 6PM

Make memories with our holiday-themed bounce house by Basic Bee Balloons. 

The Lawn

3PM - 7PM

Take the family for a stroll down Activity Row for pop-ups from Cincinnati Children's, Skyline, FC Cincinnati, Smore Fun, Let's Glow Crazy, Brighton Center, and more!  

The Plaza

3PM - 7PM

Spread Christmas Cheer by bringing a donation for Brighton Center's Toy Drive located at Concierge. You can also make a donation by purchasing a gift from their Amazon Wish ListAll items purchased will be delivered directly to Brighton Center and given to families. Thank you for making the holidays brighter for families in Northern Kentucky!

5PM - 7PM

Rock around the Christmas tree with a performance by Dat Band!


It's time to Light up the Levee! Join us as we light up our 50-ft Christmas tree and enjoy Rozzi's famous firework show! 

In addition to the festivities, enjoy these jolly good offerings from Levee retailers & restaurants: 

Beeline | Jingle all the way to Beeline to enjoy Hot Warm Apple Cider and Hot Toddies! 


Bon Mi | Warm up with a hot chocolate bar from Bon Mi located on The Plaza. 

Brother's Bar & Grill | Cheers to good times with drink specials including Christmas Long Islands, Jolly Shots, and Hot Cocoa. 

The Buzz | Enjoy festive drinks specials including Hot Warm Apple Cider and Hot Toddies! 

Thieve's Guild | Stop by Thieve's Guild for festive balloon creations. 

West Sixth | Christmas cheer? We thought you said Christmas beer! Try the West Sixth Christmas Ale on draft or pick up a 6-pack to take home. Pair a 6-pack with West Sixth merch for the perfect holiday gift. 

The event is complimentary to attend.

Please be aware that by attending this event, you consent to your likeness being used, without compensation, in photo or video footage captured onsite. Newport on the Levee reserves the right to use any and all media for future publicity.

If you are interested in becoming involved in our events or learning more about sponsorship opportunities, please complete the application in the link here.

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