Events & Promotions
First & Main is proud to be the backdrop for many special events in Hudson. From concerts to wine and food festivals to community sidewalk sales, First & Main is an integral part of the community.
Click on an event to the left for more detailed information and join us to create special memories at one of our signature events.
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Come to Hudson for the Holidays
November 28 | 2pm
Kick off the holiday shopping season with a trip to Hudson on the day after Thanksgiving. Special events begin at 2:00 p.m. Catch a special appearance by Santa and his elves, and watch the lighting of the luminarias at 4:30 p.m. Join the Celebration of Lights & Caroling at the Gazebo at 5:00 p.m. and chime in with the Western Reserve Community Band, Hudson Community Chorus and Santa who will lead the caroling. Visit www.merchantsofhudson.com for an updated list of events and times.
Santa on the Green
December 6 | 9am – 3pm
A favorite tradition in Hudson, join us as Santa officially arrives in Hudson on Saturday, December 6th via a fire engine! Children can enjoy a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus on the gazebo green. Get your line ticket early and enjoy breakfast or lunch at one of our many restaurants. Listen to carols, shop, dine and enjoy the holiday charm that Hudson has to offer. Santa will be visiting with children from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Hudson, www.rotaryhudson.org.
Hudson Holiday Walk
December 7 | 1 – 5pm
Join us for activities for the entire family during the Hudson Holiday Walk. Visit with Santa & his elves, pet live reindeer, enjoy horse & carriage rides, see the Live Nativity on the Clocktower Green, and many other activities from noon – 6:00 p.m. Visit www.merchantsofhudson.com for a complete schedule of holiday happenings.
• Live Reindeer 1-4pm
• Horse and Carriage Rides 1-4pm
• Girl Scouts Caroling 2pm
• Local Choirs & Community Band Performances
NEOPAT Toy Drive
Bring new, unwrapped toys to the First & Main Green this Sunday and be entered to win a 4 pack of tickets to the CAVS game on December 21st!
Donations will be collected from 1-5pm during the Holiday Walk. Meet some of our local soldiers and help us Stuff the Humvee to assist local military families!
To learn more about Northeast Ohio Foundation for Patriotism, visit their website: www.neopat.org
Enjoy crafts, hot cocoa and more in the Hudec Dental Kids Area.