Visit Baldwin City

for the holidays


in wonder, memories & magic

Small town family fun bringing warmth and cheer to your holiday memories.

Looking for THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride?

Head over to Midland Railway’s site – just click the button below.

Believe in the Wonder.

“Sometimes the most real things in the world are the things we can’t see.”



Wonder. Memories. Magic.

Wonder at the small town atmosphere.

Delight in the memories and nostalgia of a simpler time.

Allow the magic of a slower pace and time with your family to sweep you away.

Festival of Lights

Held the first Saturday of December each year, Festival of Lights is a part of Baldwin City culture. It’s how we see ourselves – with carolers, church suppers, family activities, and a parade of lights.

What Folks Are Saying

Why should you bring your family to Baldwin City this holiday season? See what others are saying…

“The warmth of the holiday season in downtown Baldwin City makes it one of my favorite times of year – like the gingerbread house party at the Lumberyard Arts Center.”

Wendy Conover

Coordinator, Lumberyard Arts Center

“Festival of Lights is my favorite Baldwin City event. It’s how we see ourselves.”

Brian Cramer

City Council Member, Baldwin City, KS

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