North Pole Express

Nov 16, 2018 - Dec 29, 2018

The LM&M Railroad will have its station area decorated with lights for the Christmas season. Hot chocolate and cookies will be available on the platform while you wait for your train and are included with your ticket. Cookies will be provided by the Sweet Alexis Bakery. Each passenger will receive one cookie.

During the hour long journey Santa and his elves will make their way through the train spending time with each family. Every child will receive a bell from Santa’s sleigh. Visit for more information.

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Miami Valley Gaming - Winter Blues Fest

Nov 17, 2018
3:00 pm - 1:00 am

Join Miami Valley Gaming on November 17th, for their Winter Blues Fest. 

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  • Golden Lamb's Thanksgiving Day

    Nov 22, 2018
    11:00 am - 6:30 pm

    3 Course Prix Fixe Menu

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    Downtown Merchant's Open House

    Nov 23, 2018
    10:00 am - 8:00 pm

    Join us in downtown Lebanon for the annual open house event from 10am-8pm.  Shops will be open on Friday evening 11/23/18 for the Holiday Illumination. Extended hours until 8:00 PM.

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    Lebanon Train Display

    Nov 23, 2018 - Nov 25, 2018

    11/23/18 12:00 PM-8:00 PM

    11/24/18 12:00 PM-6:00 PM

    11/25/18 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

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    Christmas at Glendower

    Nov 23, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018

    November 23 – December 31, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays Only. From 12-4pm

    Come visit our beautifully decorated mansion with a different theme in every room. Enjoy cookies and refreshments. Meet the volunteers who made this possible.

    Price: $10 Adults, $6 Students (5-18 years old). Cash only at door.

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    Holiday Illumination

    Nov 23, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    The City of Lebanon hosts its annual Christmas tree lighting in Christmas Tree Park. Once the downtown is lit, enjoy free carriage rides in downtown, and be sure to visit Santa inside the City Building. Downtown shops will be open late to begin your holiday shopping.

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    Dickens Pub Crawl

    Nov 24, 2018
    5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Meet at the Golden Lamb for an evening of fun and libations! Cost: $10 (T-shirt included)



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    It's a Wonderful Life: Live Radio Play

    Nov 30, 2018 - Dec 9, 2018

    Live "radio show" production

    ​Producer - Dawn Stone

    Director – Adam Jones

    Nov. 30, Dec. 2, 7, 8 , and 9, 2018

    This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve.

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    2018 Horse Drawn Carriage Parade and Christmas Festival

    Dec 1, 2018
    10:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Lebanon Horse-Drawn Carriage Parade & Christmas Festival

    The 2018 Lebanon Horse-Drawn Carriage Parade & Christmas Festival is Saturday, December 1, proudly hosted by the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce!

    Join Lebanon and the surrounding communities for two horse-drawn carriage parades: a daylight parade at 1:00pm and the traditional evening parade at 7:00pm.  Every year this parade gets bigger and more exciting! Festivities include gift and food vendors stationed along E. Mulberry Street; shopping in downtown Historic Lebanon with extended business hours for our 80-plusspecialty stores; Christmas carolers, carriage rides; visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus; musical entertainment, and train rides to the North Pole on the North Pole Express with LM&M Railroad. This is a free family event! The festival begins at 10:00am and ends after the evening parade.

    Important Links for Vendors and Horsemen:

    2018 Vendor Application

    2018 Horsemen Application

    Photo: Courtesy of Curt McAdams

    Downtown Lebanon, Ohio

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  • Lebanon Presbyterian Church Open House

    Dec 1, 2018
    10:00 am - 8:00 pm

    The Sanctuary pipe organ will play festive music. The congregation nativity collection will be displayed in the Narthex. Hot chocolate and cookies will be available.

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    "The Other Side of Christmas - An Upside-Down Book"

    Dec 1, 2018
    11:00 am - 6:00 pm

    Reading and Signing by Lebanon author, Beth Gully

    December 1, 11am-noon & 5-6pm

    Golden Lamb Gazebo

    Captivating children’s Christmas book author, Beth Gully, keeps Christ in Christmas with her upside-down images that blend the holiday activities with the nativity story. Books for signing are available for purchase at the Golden Lamb.

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