Nipawin Mayor Joins Santa, Mrs Claus & the Elves at Annual Christmas Tree Raising

(Last Updated On: December 1, 2017)
Mayor Harper speaking to the crowd at the town square Photo credit Norm Rudock/CJNE/Nipawin BID
Mayor Harper speaking to the crowd at the town square Photo credit Norm Rudock/CJNE/Nipawin BID

The Nipawin Business Improvement District held the Christmas Tree Raising ceremony and events the evening of Thursday November 30th, 2017 at the Town Square in Downtown Nipawin. Turning on the Christmas lights, Mayor Rennie Harper joined Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves to celebrate the annual launch of the Christmas season in Nipawin.

Nipawin Bid Committee having a very successful Tree Raising Ceremony in Nipawin town square, last night. Almost 150 kids were in town square to light the tree with Mayor Harper and Santa Claus.” Nipawin BID director, Norm Rudock told Nipawin News in a statement, “The town square is decorated and ready for the Christmas Season.”

Families enjoyed the children’s choir, as they sipped on hot chocolate and waited for their turn to have their pictures taken with Santa.

The Christmas Tree raising was organized by The Nipawin Business Improvement District (Nipawin BID) and sponsored by The Town of Nipawin, Nipawin Fire Department, Diamond North Credit Union and Nipawin Daycare.


The Nipawin (BID) Business Improvement District is a non profit that provides a range of services to promote and enhance Nipawin’s unique assets improve conditions for businesses operating in the district and improve the quality of life for those who work, shop, live and enjoy Nipawin Town. You can learn more about the work Nipawin BID does for Nipawin on their web site at www.downtownnipawin.com

Santa Claus at the BID town square. Photo credit Norm Rudock/CJNE/Nipawin BID
Families enjoying Santa Claus at the BID town square. Photo credit Norm Rudock/CJNE/Nipawin BID
Santa Claus at the BID town square. Photo credit Norm Rudock/CJNE/Nipawin BID
Santa Claus at the BID town square. Photo credit Norm Rudock/CJNE/Nipawin BID

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