We're kicking off the Christmas season with our annual Christmas festival! There's plenty of fun for the ENTIRE FAMILY, and it's all FREE (excluding food trucks & food vendors).

  • Aaron shust Christmas Concert

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  • WOVO North Pole Radio

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  • 20-foot christmas tree lighting

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  • Food trucks ($5/head) purchase meal tickets online

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  • Inflatables

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  • fire pits with s'mores

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  • Games

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  • Little toot Train

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Christmas concert featuring aaron shust

Over the past decade, Aaron Shust has earned a reputation as one of Christian music’s most compelling songwriters and a vocalist of considerable depth and passion. He was named both New Artist and Songwriter of the Year at the 2007 Gospel Music Association Dove Awards and the impact of his song, “My Savior My God” was recognized with the Song of the Year honor. He has become one of the most creative and trusted voices in Christian music, and he will be live in concert on our Worship Center stage at 5:30p. The concert is completely FREE, but space is limited. For more information, visit aaronshust.com.

Not So Silent Night Schedule

Not So Silent Night is an indoor/outdoor festival for your enjoyment. We encourage you to come and go as you please. But there are a couple things to keep in mind as you plan your night.

  • 3:30 Wovo North Pole radio

    WOVO North Pole Radio will be broadcasting live from 3:30-5:30. We will also play your favorite holiday music throughout the event

  • 4:00 Not So silent night Kicks off

    Not So Silent Night kicks off with all sorts of fun for the entire family, including food trucks, inflatables, games, and MORE!

  • 5:30 Christmas Concert featuring aaron shust

    Join us in the Worship Center and jingle the night away with Aaron Shust.

  • 6:45 20-foot Christmas tree lighting

    We'll wrap up the night with the big finale. Join us outside the Worship Center as we light up the night and celebrate the kickoff of the Christmas season.

Parking & General information

Weather permitting, the majority of the events and activities will be held in our parking lot just outside our Worship Center (view map). The concert will be held in our Worship Center (entrance A & B), and seating will be limited. Tables will be set up in the parking lot for dining, and we will offer additional seating in our Fellowship Hall (entrance B & C). Free treats and beverages will be offered in our Worship Center lobby throughout the night.


Primary parking will be available across our campus at Living Hope. Will will also offer additional parking at Bowling Green High School, just next to the baseball field off Rockingham Avenue. Two trams will transfer guests to and from Bowling Green High School throughout the event for your convenience. View additional parking map here.

Volunteer for Not so Silent Night

If you call Living Hope your home and you'd like to help us make this a special event for the entire community, then we need your help. It'll take nearly 200 volunteers (including you) to make this night a success. But don't worry, each volunteer will only be asked to serve for around an hour that evening. We want you to have plenty of time to enjoy your Not So Silent Night with friends and family, as well. 


If you would like to volunteer, simply click the link below and choose from one of the many serving opportunities. And thank you in advance for helping us make this a special night.


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