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November 24, 2017
Children wait patiently for candy to be thrown as the Beltrami Electric Cooperative truck drives by in the Night We Light Parade on Friday in downtown Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Shining bright: Annual Night We Light draws hundreds to downtown
November 24, 2017 - 7:29pm
Kirsten Walker helps Hadley Walker, 5, send a letter to the North Pole during Santa's Workshop on Friday in the Tourist Information Center at Paul Bunyan Park. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Santa’s Workshop kicks off Christmas festivities
November 24, 2017 - 6:31pm
November 18, 2017
Digital Jake won the award for "Best Use of Lights" during the annual Night We Light Parade in November 2016 in downtown Bemidji. (Pioneer file photo)
Night We Light celebration to shine even brighter
November 18, 2017 - 6:04pm
Jordan Thayer, top, from TC Lighting Supplies & Recycling, and Dean Kuduk string lights in a tree along 5th Street Northwest on Wednesday in downtown Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Work begins for annual Night We Light celebration in November
October 18, 2017 - 5:32pm
November 26, 2016
Evalen Foster, 6, smiles as the annual Night We Light parade begins Friday in downtown Bemidji. The 20th annual celebration featured a variety of events including Santa’s Workshop, a lighting ceremony and a bonfire. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
A Night for the Lights!
November 26, 2016 - 1:04pm
November 21, 2016
Jaycees to sponsor Tour of Homes for holiday lights
November 21, 2016 - 6:37pm
Kyle Martin, a worker for the city of Bemidji, strings lights in the final tree on Monday for the 20th Annual First City of Lights Celebration set for Friday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
20 years of lights: Annual Night We Light festivities scheduled for Friday
November 21, 2016 - 6:31pm
November 17, 2016
Night We Light Bonfire at History Center
November 17, 2016 - 8:35am
October 24, 2016
Eric Nordlum, a parks and recreation department employee for the city of Bemidji, strings lights in a tree on Monday near Paul Bunyan Park. Parks and recreation staff were on their third day of hanging lights on Monday and expect to be working on them until Thanksgiving. All of the lights will be officially lit during the annual Night We Light celebration on Nov. 25 following the annual Night We Light parade.
String time in Bemidji! Holiday lights going up around town
October 24, 2016 - 6:46pm
November 25, 2015
Friday fun for Night We Light
November 25, 2015 - 2:14pm
November 20, 2015
Chase Schmitt from the Bemidji Parks and Recreation Departments strings lights behind Paul Bunyan on Friday morning at Paul Bunyan Park. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Ready to light the night: Bemidji Jaycees ready to flip the switch on Friday for Night We Light
November 20, 2015 - 9:37pm
December 14, 2014
Night We Light parade winners
December 14, 2014 - 12:33am
November 25, 2014
 The parade route runs from Eighth Street NW and Beltrami Avenue south to Third Street and then west to Irvine Avenue. (Bemidji Pioneer graphic)
Get ready to light up the night
November 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
October 27, 2014
'First City of Lights' needs more donations
October 27, 2014 - 9:47pm
December 2, 2013
Night We Light parade float winners
December 2, 2013 - 4:20pm