Are you more than ready to get into the Christmas spirit? Then make sure you make it out to the Village at Meridian tonight for their Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa Arrival. 

Santa will magically light the tree in the middle of Fountain Square at The Village from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. tonight (11/15). According to KTVB, you can also enjoy a LIVE performance from country artist, Jake Gill from "The Voice".

After today's kickoff, you'll be able to see Santa at The Village through December 24.

Noon – 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday

Noon – 6 p.m. on Sundays

Pet photos with Santa are available on Monday from 4 – 7 p.m.

There is also a chance for the kiddos with special sensitivities to get a few minutes of quiet time with Santa. Registration is required, CLICK HERE for December 2, and HERE for December 9 registration info.

If you're waiting to do a little ice skating at The Village, that fun kicks off on Friday (11/16) and will remain open through January 27.

Weekdays - 3 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Saturdays noon - 9 p.m.

Sundays - noon - 6 p.m..