Holiday events at Valparaiso University

Holiday events at Valparaiso University

Valparaiso University is thrilled to invite students, faculty, staff, and the Valparaiso community to join us in celebrating the season. This year’s events include:

The Annual Tree Lighting, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Harre Union.

Santa Claus is coming to Valpo, and he’s bringing a whole host of holiday treats and activities to campus. Join us for holiday cookie decorating, a photo booth and more as we kick off the Christmas season. 

Julefest, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 7 p.m., Chapel of the Resurrection.

Celebrate the season with song, featuring the Valparaiso Community/University band, plus the Luce Concert Band. The show is free and open to the public.

A Festive Christmas Vespers: Greetings Blessed One, the Lord is with you, Friday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 3 at 5 p.m., Chapel of the Resurrection.

A night of music by the Chamber Concert Band, Chorale, Handbells, Kantorei, Vox Lucis, and Symphony Orchestra. Space is limited. Admission is free for students. Non-Valpo students can purchase tickets through the Valparaiso University Center of the Arts box office either online or in person Mon-Fri, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. while they last.

Tuba Christmas, Sunday, Dec. 4, 3 p.m., Chapel of the Resurrection. 

Enjoy holiday music played by low brass instruments. Participation is $10, admission is free.