Sparkle in the Park

Hopkin's Park
7726 Lake Street,
Bear Lake , MI 49614

In its 15th year, Sparkle in the Park features more than 60,000 lights set up in nearly 50 holiday displays from Thanksgiving weekend through New Year’s Day. The lighted displays include angels, Christmas trees, Santa and his reindeer, a salute to troops, snowmen, various animals and several Christmas scenes, all arranged in Bear Lake’s lakeside Hopkins Park. Opening night festivities include chili, hot chocolate and cookies free for visitors (Santa arrives at 6:30 p.m. on opening night as well). Sparkle in the Park is free, donation boxes are available near Toyland Bear Lake for those who wish to make a contribution which will help buy material for next year’s Sparkle in the Park.

Opening Night – Saturday, November 30, 2019

5pm – World Famous Tailgate Chili, Coffee, Hot Chocolate & Cookies will be served FREE to all visitors, compliments of the Bear Lake Community.

6:30-7:30pm – Santa & Mrs. Clause will visit with boys and girls at Toyland Bear Lake with treats for the kids.
(restrooms in the lower level of the Village building by the deck)

Horse Drawn Carriage Rides will be available Saturday, December 21 & 28 from 6-9pm. Call 231.930.7216 for more information.

For more information, contact Pauline Jaquish at 231.342.7285 or [email protected]

Event Dates
December 14, 2019
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
December 15, 2019
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
December 16, 2019
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
December 17, 2019
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
December 18, 2019
5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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