Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting 2022

Tree Lighting at Ohio Statehouse
December 1, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Ohio Statehouse
The Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, OH 43215


The holiday season opens in Ohio with the annual holiday Statehouse event. Attend the Ohio Statehouse Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting to kick off the 2022 holiday season.  Historical characters and modern dignitaries will be on hand to greet guests, including Santa himself. 


Enjoy complimentary cookies, music, activity tables, dance performances, and a demonstrations. Get your photo taken with Santa Claus in front of the Ohio Statehouse holiday tree.  



5:30-5:45 p.m.  Tree Lighting in the Atrium  

5:45-7:30 p.m.  Holiday Festival at the Ohio Statehouse


                          Complimentary Cookies 

                          Pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus 

                          Performances by OhioDance 


                          Performances in the Atrium:  

                         Activity Tables


This program is sponsored by the Capitol Square Foundation and Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board.