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Join in the festive spirit at the Bradley Fair Holiday Stroll, a weekly event taking place every Sunday this holiday Season. While, unfortunately, there won’t be free carriage rides this year, you can still hop on the electric train for a delightful ride at just $3. Each week offers complimentary hot cocoa and the chance to capture a photo with Santa. Explore Bradley Fair, indulge in holiday shopping, and add fun to your stroll with these engaging activities.

Holiday Stroll at Bradley Fair

Bradley Fair Holiday Stroll on Sundays with Special Activities 

There will be other festivities at Bradley Fair during the holiday season.

Every Sunday from November 19 through December 17, Bradley Fair will host a “Holiday Stroll,” which includes various fun activities from 2-5 p.m.

Sunday, November 26 Holiday Stroll Details: 

  • Take a ride on the Bradley Fair Express – an electric train that will take your entire family on a journey through Bradley Fair. $3/person ages 5+. Children under 5 ride free. A percentage of ticket proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities. Tickets can also be purchased on-site the day-of, but note no cash will be accepted. Digital card payment only.
  • Complimentary hot cocoa on the Plaza from Newport Grill.
  • Take a photo with Santa in front of Williams Sonoma from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Meet and greet with Olaf and Elsa in front of W 1857 from 2 – 3 PM.
  • Lusero Forever permanent jewelry pop-up at Apricot Lane from 2 – 4 PM. Prices vary depending on jewelry styles.
  • Charcuterie building demo with Chef Katharine at Everyday by Elderslie 2 – 4 PM. Free to attend.
  • Get a complimentary holiday-themed temporary tattoo at Sephora from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Hampton & Olive pop-up inside of W 1857 2 – 5 PM.
  • Sample some seasonal treats from Trader Joe’s on the Plaza from 2 – 5 PM.
  • Stop by Bakesale for a holiday cookie kit! Cookies can be decorated on-site or you can take them home for later. $5/kit.
  • Take a picture in the big red sleigh in between Nordstrom Rack and Trader Joe’s.

Bradley Fair Train

Sunday, December 3rd Holiday Stroll Details: 

  • Take a ride on the Bradley Fair Express – an electric train that will take your entire family on a journey through Bradley Fair. $3/person ages 5+. Children under 5 ride free. A percentage of ticket proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities. Tickets can also be purchased on-site the day-of, but note no cash will be accepted. Digital card payment only.
  • Complimentary hot cocoa on the Plaza from Newport Grill.
  • Take a photo with Santa in front of Williams Sonoma from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Meet and greet with Mickey and Minnie in front of W 1857 from 2 – 3 PM.
  • Lusero Forever permanent jewelry pop-up at Apricot Lane from 2 – 4 PM. Prices vary depending on jewelry styles.
  • Cheese tasting with George Elder at Everyday by Elderslie from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Get a complimentary holiday-themed temporary tattoo at Sephora from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Hampton & Olive pop-up inside of W 1857 2 – 5 PM.
  • Sample some seasonal treats from Trader Joe’s on the Plaza from 2 – 5 PM.
  • Stop by Bakesale for a holiday cookie kit! Cookies can be decorated on-site or you can take them home for later. $5/kit.
  • Take a picture in the big red sleigh in between Nordstrom Rack and Trader Joe’s.

Sunday, December 10th Holiday Stroll Details: 

  • Take a ride on the Bradley Fair Express – an electric train that will take your entire family on a journey through Bradley Fair. $3/person ages 5+. Children under 5 ride free. A percentage of ticket proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities. Tickets can also be purchased on-site the day-of, but note no cash will be accepted. Digital card payment only.
  • Complimentary hot cocoa on the Plaza from Newport Grill.
  • Take a photo with Santa in front of Williams Sonoma from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Meet and greet with Elsa and Anna in front of W 1857 from 2 – 3 PM.
  • Lusero Forever permanent jewelry pop-up at Apricot Lane from 2 – 4 PM. Prices vary depending on jewelry styles.
  • Cheese tasting featuring local honey with George and Katharine Elder at Everyday by Elderslie from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Get a complimentary holiday-themed temporary tattoo at Sephora from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Hampton & Olive pop-up inside of W 1857 2 – 5 PM.
  • Sample some seasonal treats from Trader Joe’s on the Plaza from 2 – 5 PM.
  • Stop by Bakesale for a holiday cookie kit! Cookies can be decorated on-site or you can take them home for later. $5/kit.
  • Take a picture in the big red sleigh in between Nordstrom Rack and Trader Joe’s.

Sunday, December 17th Holiday Stroll Details: 

  • Take a ride on the Bradley Fair Express – an electric train that will take your entire family on a journey through Bradley Fair. $3/person ages 5+. Children under 5 ride free. A percentage of ticket proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities. Tickets can also be purchased on-site the day-of, but note no cash will be accepted. Digital card payment only.
  • Complimentary hot cocoa on the Plaza from Newport Grill.
  • Take a photo with Santa in front of Williams Sonoma from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Meet and greet with the Grinch and Olaf in front of W 1857 from 2 – 3 PM.
  • Lusero Forever permanent jewelry pop-up at Apricot Lane from 2 – 4 PM. Prices vary depending on jewelry styles.
  • Adopt a kid + goat cocoa at Everyday by Elderslie from 2 – 4 PM
  • Get a complimentary holiday-themed temporary tattoo at Sephora from 2 – 4 PM.
  • Hampton & Olive pop-up inside of W 1857 2 – 5 PM.
  • Sample some seasonal treats from Trader Joe’s on the Plaza from 2 – 5 PM.
  • Stop by Bakesale for a holiday cookie kit! Cookies can be decorated on-site or you can take them home for later. $5/kit.
  • Take a picture in the big red sleigh in between Nordstrom Rack and Trader Joe’s.

Bradley Fair Train this Holiday in Wichita

Bradley Fair Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Bradley Fair’s annual Christmas tree lighting 2023 looks like it will be a fun family event packed with activities.

It’s happening Saturday, November 18, 2023.

They will have events all evening as they lead up to the lighting of the famous 30-foot Bradley Fair Tree at 6 p.m. 

They will have: 

  • $3 rides on the Bradley Fair Express electric train from 4-8 p.m. (digital payment only)
  • Photos with Santa
  • Meet & greet with The Grinch
  • Live entertainment on the Plaza
  • Appearance from the Metropolitan Ballet
  • Food & beverage samples from Trader Joe’s
  • Glow stick fun
  • Treats available for purchase 
  • Other fun activities
  • Accepting donations for Ronald McDonald House

Bradley Fair

Here is more Holiday Fun for 2023: 

2023 Christmas Lights Displays 

Fall Bazaars, Craft Shows & Holiday Markets 

Watson Park Polar Express Train Ride 

A Country Christmas with Live Reindeer at Fulton Valley Farms

Bradley Fair Holiday Stroll 

Christmas Shows and Concerts 

Illuminations at Botanica with 2 Million Lights 

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