The following community events have been generally recognized as being valuable in promoting and preserving the City’s identity, supporting a high quality of life for its residents, and promoting economic development and tourism. View the general information about each event below, posted in order they typically fall yearly; details specific to each year will be posted on the City Calendar

  1. Christmas Tree Lighting
  2. Volunteer Appreciation Day
  3. Parks Appreciation Day
  4. Duck Daze
  5. Concerts in the Park
  6. Music on the Square
  7. National Night Out
  8. Movie in the Park
  9. Cider Squeeze
  10. Oktoberfest
  11. Make a Difference Day

University Place Christmas Tree Lighting 1st Friday in December 4:30-7:30 Village Square

Join us for the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Market Square on Friday, Dec. 1. Make sure to circle the date on your calendar now!

As the details are determined, check back here for updates. But be assured, Santa will be riding the fire engine into Market Square and the U.P. City Council members will be on hand to count down to the lighting of the tree at 6 p.m. sharp

It promises to be another memorable holiday in U.P. and we hope you will be a part of it!