Downtown for the Holidays

Come Celebrate with Downtown Camden For The Holidays! Gaze at our new lighting installations or join us for multiple action-packed weekends of events.

In 2022, there were vendor markets, live music, kids classes, the signature tree lighting, and more entertainment. Scroll down for more information and to RSVP to future events.

Vendor Markets and Events

Downtown Camden will be bustling with events and programs throughout the month of December. From weekend vendor markets, to live music, to the signature tree lighting, to classes for kids. FREE to the public with RSVP. Full schedule and event-specific information are below.

  • December 2nd, 6PM-8PM: Cookie Decorating
  • December 3rd, 12PM-6PM: Holiday Bazaar w/ IDEA Center for the Arts
  • December 3rd, 4PM-8PM: City of Camden Tree Lighting Ceremony
  • December 10th, 1PM-6PM: Holiday Bazaar
  • December 11th, 1PM-8PM: DIY Holiday Crafting

Holiday Lighting and Decorations

Enjoy dazzling lights and decorations in the heart of Downtown Camden this holiday season. Market Street will display eye-catching snowflake installations from City Hall to the Waterfront. Roosevelt Plaza Park, at the foot of City Hall, will showcase trees wrapped in twinkling lights. The Waterfront will host the annual tree and look for sparkling lights in the canopies of the sycamores around Aquarium Loop.

CSSD Welcome Center

Visitors are invited to learn more about the CSSD and Downtown Camden at the newly opened Welcome Center at 201 Market Street. The Welcome Center will have information about Downtown Camden, including maps to local shops and restaurants, brochures for area attractions, business resources, employment opportunities, and more.