Besides hundreds of events, downtown Milwaukee shines bright with beautiful park and street decor. Here are a few of the highlights.

"Community Spirit Park” at Cathedral Square Park

Presented by Columbia St. Mary's, Madison Medical Affiliates, Ideal Property Management and Milwaukee County Parks

This decade-old tradition invites nearly 70 schools and over 2,000 students to add festive cheer. Every newly raised evergreen represents a class theme with handmade ornaments by its students.

"Holiday Palace Park" at Pere Marquette Park

Presented by Zilber Property Group and Milwaukee County Parks

Fit for the finest princes and princesses, this fairytale land features toy soldiers, a unicorn and a wizard. Beyond the castle spectacular, visitors will spot a giant Santa and larger-than-life candy canes.

"Toy Chest Park" at Zeidler Union Square

Presented by We Energies and Milwaukee County Parks

Santa’s most requested gifts come to life in this cheerful scene. Passersby will delight in the animated jack in-the-box, rag doll, and holiday train, plane and helicopter. Everyone’s favorite giant red teddy bear will also return.

Wisconsin Avenue – 10th Street to Prospect Avenue & Mason Street

Suspended above 17 intersections are the stunning chandelier-sculptures that glisten both day and night.