The Holiday Season Shines at Bear Lake's Sparkle in the Park

November 25-December 31, 2017

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Come see thousands upon thousands of Christmas lights set up in nearly 50 holiday displays at Hopkins Park, Bear Lake from Thanksgiving weekend through New Year's Day.

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The beautifully lit displays include angels, Christmas trees, Santa and his reindeer, a salute to troops, snowmen, various animals and several Christmas scenes, all arranged outdoors in Bear Lake's lakeside campground park, just off US 31.

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Opening night festivities include tailgate chili, hot chocolate and cookies will be served free to all visitors, compliments of the Bear Lake Community. Santa will arrive at 6:30pm and with the assistance of many Bear Lake helpers, with treats for all the boys and girls who visit.

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Sparkle in the Park is open nightly from 5pm to 10pm. Admission is free. However, a donation box is available for those who would like to contribute toward supplies for next year's displays.

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Sparkle in the Park is a partnership between the Bear Lake Promoters and the Bear Lake Village Council.

Come out and enjoy one of the beautiful scenes of the Christmas season.



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Have Fun in Manistee, Michigan -- Explore Manistee's historic downtown district and riverwalk, hike the Manistee National Forest, canoe on the Manistee River, and more.
Hamlin Lake -- Just 4 miles north of Ludington, Hamlin Lake is a great destination for boating, fishing and climbing dunes! The Hamlin Lake shoreline is also part of the Ludington State Park.
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Last Updated: 11-19-2017 08:14 AM ID: 1212