Rogue Holiday Season Roundup

Festival of Light

For 31 years the Festival of Light has been a shining backdrop to Ashland's many magical winter events including the Grand Illumination, Santa’s arrival, and seasonally-inspired performing arts productions. Adorning the Plaza, East Main Street, Lithia Way, Siskiyou Boulevard, Ashland Street, and surrounding shops with a winter glow, the Festival of Light attracts locals and visitors from November to the New Year. Be downtown at 5 PM on November 24 and see Santa light up the town. Learn more >

Victorian Christmas Parade

Experience an old-fashioned, small-town holiday celebration at the Victorian Christmas Parade in Jacksonville. Enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, holiday trolley tours, Christmas lights tours, and much more. Father Christmas will fly into town to get wish lists from good boys and girls. Learn more >

Rogue Winterfest

Grants Pass
Rogue Winterfest is Josephine County’s largest holiday festival. The 21st-anniversary event will be held November 30th-December 3rd to support Family Solutions, Kairos, and Options for Southern Oregon. The 2023 Rogue Winterfest will include an exciting in-person gala and grand auction featuring a selection of elaborately decorated holiday trees and more. Weekend Holiday Events provide fun for the entire family. Learn more >

Winter Lights Festival

Lithia 4 Kids & Medford Parks, Recreation, and Facilities present the Winter Lights Festival at Pear Blossom Park! The family-friendly event will feature a holiday tree lighting, kid's coloring contest, Santa photo opportunities, candy cane hunt, food trucks, and more. Learn more >