The 32nd annual Old Town Holiday Festival and third Second Saturdays will be on Saturday, December 14. Two large Peoria events are coming together for a night of free holiday fun in Old Town Peoria from 5 to 10 p.m., near 83rd and Grand Avenues. Attendees can stroll through the historic streets of Old Town Peoria with sweaters and hot cocoa and experience a variety of live entertainment and festivities. The highlights of the evening will be a tree lighting ceremony in the heart of Osuna Park, a visit from Santa Claus himself, inflatables, roaming high school choirs from Peoria, a crafters market, holiday photo opportunities, live performances from local musicians and dancers, many food trucks, and a gourmet pop-up restaurant featuring a kids menu. For more information, visit