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If you're planning to stay in town for Thanksgiving, there are several festivities in the area

Posted at 6:15 AM, Nov 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-21 07:25:28-05

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. - If you're planning to stay in town for Thanksgiving, there are several festivities and events to enjoy with your family!

Starting on Wednesday night, the annual lights display at Rhema Bible Church in Broken Arrow will begin. They're flipping the switch to more than two million lights in a ceremony at 6 p.m.

Rhema Lights has been a tradition in Broken Arrow since 1982 and attracts more than 200,000 visitors each year. It's free and open to the public every night from 5:30 to 10 p.m.

Then on Thanksgiving day, you can enjoy Utica Square's “Lights On” with more than 700,000 lights and hot cocoa. It's the 50th year of the lights display. It starts at 6:30 p.m.

On Friday, you can head to Chandler Park located off West 21st Street for their “Lights on the Hill” ceremony.

There'll be door prizes, sing-a-longs and more. You can see the lights every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening until December 26.

Another event taking place this holiday weekend is the Turkey Trot. There will be a 5K and fun run on Saturday.

Also on Saturday, the Greenwood Cultural Center is having its 10th Annual Fall Ball. It's $10 in advance and $15 at the door.

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