Holiday The Circle of Lights® presented by the Contractors of Quality Connection and Electrical Workers of IBEW 481 ceremonial lighting and holiday kickoff will be Friday, Nov. 26. Each November and January more than 200 electrical workers volunteer to install and remove the 4,784 lights. Circle of Lights® presented by the Contractors of Quality Connection and Electrical Workers of IBEW 481 will be lit the day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 26. Live entertainment, chosen from statewide auditions, begins at 6 p.m. with the televised show running from 7-8 p.m. This year, national performers include Daniel Rodriguez from the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra First Indiana Bank “Yuletide Celebration” and members from Toyota Broadway in Indianapolis’ The Phantom of the Opera, plus The Choice Band, Indy Blues, Jason Patchett, Ginny Spillman, Sandi Patty and more. The actual Monument light-up will occur at approximately 7:50 p.m.
While you are on the Circle, send a letter through Santa’s mailbox. Children of all ages may drop off their letters addressed to Santa, and Santa himself personally answers each letter that has a return address. Letters can be sent through Dec. 22.