Pre-Parade Fun – November 25, 2016

Pre-Parade Fun – November 25, 2016

Join our community in celebrating #HolidaysInArchbold before our parade!

Pre-Parade Actives begin at 4 pm on Holland St. between The Blue and Carol Ann’s City Cafe – 

*Live Carolers performing: The Galbraith Clan, Allen Grant of Key Realty and The Archbold High School Company 

*Ice Sculpture created by Ice Creations in the Municipal Building Courtyard
           ***Sponsored by TJ Automation***

*Pictures with Santa – taken by Pea Pod Photography
           ***Sponsored by Archbold Parks & Rec, Scrapbook Korner and The Blue***

*Hot Chocolate and Popcorn










Lite the Nite 5k Run – November 25, 2016

Lite the Nite 5k Run – November 25, 2016

Lite the Nite 5k Run

This illuminating event is just before the Parade of Lights on Friday, November 25. At 5:45 pm our Lite the Nite 5k begins! Light up Archbold with your family and friends ~ Anyone is welcome! Participate or watch and listen as lighted, glowing and blinking runners flood the streets. Proceeds support and maintain the Festival of Lights Display in Ruihley Park. Participants will receive LED lighted gloves and glow necklaces. These runners will be hard to miss on November 25th!

2016 Lite the Nite Form

Lite the Nite 2mi Map

Lite the Nite 5K Map

2017 Parade of Lights & Festival of Lights

2017 Parade of Lights & Festival of Lights

2017 Parade of Lights ~ November 24, 2017

Our free, annual Parade of Lights is on the Friday evening following Thanksgiving, every year.  Revel in the colorful sights: lighted floats, bands, decorated cars, trucks, and tractors, and local groups showing off festive creativity.

Prizes will be awarded for the top 3 decorated entries based on creativity, memorability, and Visibility

First Place – $250
Second Place – $175
Third Place – $100

Whether you are starting a holiday tradition or continuing one, the Archbold Parade of Lights has something for the whole family. Beginning at 4:30pm, join us downtown for a live ice carving, pictures with Santa, and live carolers. The perfect way to spend #HolidaysInArchbold.

Tag AACC in your holiday pictures, posts, and tweets from the season and make sure to include our hashtag, #HolidaysInArchbold.


2016 Parade of Lights Registration Form


Watch the 2015 Parade of Lights

Festival of Lights

Celebrate the spirit of Christmas with our most famous event of the year, The Festival of Lights display in Ruihley Park.  Walk or drive through to admire themed light displays, including glimmering animated creations. Opens the evening after Thanksgiving (Just before the Lite the Nite Race) and continues through January 1st. The Festival of Lights is free. 

AACC Annual Banquet “Salute to Our Board Presidents”

AACC Annual Banquet “Salute to Our Board Presidents”

Thank you to all who attended and Congratulations to all our Award Winners.

2016 Service Award Recipients:
Matt Rüpp Photography – 10 Years
Samuel Mancino’s Eatery – 15 Years
Marco’s Pizza – 25 Years
Archbold Community Library – 100 Years

Spirit of Archbold Award presented to the Archbold 150 Committee

4 Under 40 Honorees
Mike Black, Dean of Student Services, NSCC
Andrew Emch, OD, MS, FAAO, Archbold Eye Care
Matt Gilroy, Executive Director, FCEDC
Lana Johnson, DC, Back & Body Chiropractic

And Featuring the Lions Club Citizen of the Year: Rev. Dale Kern

*Former AACC Board Presidents unable to attend the banquet are encouraged to stop into the Chamber Office to pick-up their framed picture.

Photo: Rev Dale Kern
2016 Lions Club Citizen of the Year

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