About the Event

Join VMP Healthcare & Community Living for its 4th annual Be a Light Luminary and Harvest Festival. This evening will be filled with hundreds of handcrafted luminaries, music, food, games, and fun! This free event is fun for the whole family! Please bring a non-perishable food item as a donation to Hunger Task Force. All non-perishable items are accepted, but low-sugar cereal and low-sugar canned fruit are needed.


Thursday, October 19th | 4:00-7:00 PM | The luminary display will be open until 8 PM


The food, games, crafts and food drive booth will all be located in and around VMP’s Palmer House (3023 S 84th Street. West Allis, WI).

The maps of the event are below:

Campus Map - Be a Light 2023 VMP

Luminary Tunnel Map - Be a Light 2023 VMP


Live Music:

Ko Thi Dance Company Drummers from 5-6:30 in Palmer House AtriumKo Thi Dance Company Drummers








Garrett Waite, Jazz Guitarist, from 5:30-7 in Wesley Park Hearth Room

Garrett Waite Jazz Guitar for Be a Light 2023







Food For Purchase:

Wisconsin Fried Cheese Curds with options such as grilled cheese, cheese curds, soda, etc.

Wisconsin Fried Cheese Curds at VMP Be a Light 2023

Other Activities:

Luminary Walk

Games for kids with prizes

Luminary Making

Hot Coffee and Apple Cider

Free Desserts provided by Vitas Healthcare


Why ‘Be a Light’?

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Drawn out of the dark days of COVID-19, this event serves as a reminder to ‘be a light’ for one another. Please join us on this special night.



If you have any questions please call (414) 607-4235.





PharMerica logo - sponsor to Be a Light event 2023

Care Patrol logo - sponsor to Be a Light event 2023

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