It's going to be a festive time this weekend in Freeport, the 20th annual Sparkle Weekend will feature several family-friendly events this weekend. Here's a look at what is going on.

Parade Of Lights at 6pm this Friday: Main Street will come alive with twinkling lights and song, concluding with Santa Claus bringing Freeport's Talking Christmas Tree to life!

Visit with Santa this Friday: from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at L.L.Bean.


Meet Real Sled Dogs from 11 to 3 at L.L.Bean Discovery Park

Polar Express on the Amtrak Downeaster (SOLD OUT)


Jingle Bell Run/Walk at Freeport High School. Registration is at 9am with the run/walk at 10am.

'A Christmas Carol' Presented by The Odd Company at 1pm at the L.L.Bean Campus

Visit with Santa Claus from 2pm to 4pm at Wilbur's of Maine Chocolate Factory

Here is some video from last year's Sparkle Weekend in Freeport.