Events & dates may change. New events may be added throughout the year. Details for each event will be added throughout the year. Please call our office for more information on our events or other events happening in Downtown Sidney!

Shop to Win Promotion – Quarterly

Patrons can enter at participating businesses for a chance to win a great package of local prizes.

First Fridays Downtown – March 2nd – December 7th

Participating shops are invited to stay open later and offer a First Friday Discount. 


Winter Wonderland Parade – November 16th at 6:30 p.m.

See our downtown all dressed up for the holidays and enjoy a wonderful evening parade, complete with Santa & Mrs. Claus! The Reason for the Season Lighting Ceremony begins at 6:30 p.m. with the parade stepping off at 7:30 p.m. We ask that all spectators remain on the sidewalk during the parade for everyone’s safety. 

2018 Rules

2018 Parade entry form

2018 Winter Wonderland Parade Market Forms

2018 Grand Marshall Nominee Form

Shop Small Saturday – November 24th 

Support our community and SHOP SMALL in Downtown Sidney! Businesses will be provided with giveaways (while supplies last).

Christmas of Yesteryear, Times Vary – December 1st

Enjoy the sights, tastes & sounds of a Historic Downtown Sidney Christmas, complete with horse & carriage rides. It’s a great time to shop local and finish up those Christmas lists too! Check out our flyer, closer to the event!