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Holly Jolly Trolley

December 7, 2023, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Downtown Kalamazoo
162 E Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 United States
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Thanks to the support of Drive and Shine together with Discover Kalamazoo and the Irving S. Gilmore Foundation, the wonderful tradition of riding the trolley will continue again in 2023. The trolley service is free and runs at the top and bottom of the hour, starting at City Hall (241 W. South Street). The trolley follows and 20-25 minute service featuring 8 trolley stops where people can get on and off enjoying the service as a way to explore downtown.

The trolley will run starting November 30 through December 24: Thursdays and Fridays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sundays from 12 to 4 p.m.

Special hours include November 24 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., November 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 8 p.m., and December 31 from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. All trolley rides are free. The trolley service starts and finishes at City Hall, 241 W. South Street.

The trolley route follows a route that is based on the following stops. The actual map is available upon request and at the following locations:

  1. City Hall – 241 South Street, sponsored by Drive & Shine
  2. Main Mall – Kalamazoo Mall – 202 S. Kalamazoo Mall – sponsored by City Centre Deli
  3. Epic Center (across from) – 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall -sponsored by Discover Kalamazoo
  4. Bates Alley – 120 Portage Street
  5. District 211 Building– 211 E Water Street-sponsored by Mercantile Bank
  6. Radisson Hotel intersection – 200 N Kalamazoo Mall
  7. Kalamazoo Valley Museum – 230 N. Rose Street -sponsored by the Kalamazoo Valley Museum
  8. Parks Trade Center – 326 W. Kalamazoo Ave – sponsored by PlazaCorp