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Nov
27
Sun
2022
Magic Forest @ Heritage Park Activities Building (behind the Taylor Comm Library)
Nov 27 all-day
Magic Forest @ Heritage Park Activities Building (behind the Taylor Comm Library) | Taylor | Michigan | United States

Santa’s Magic Forest – Downriver’s finest holiday display is back for the 2022 season.

Hours are :

Fridays – 5 pm to 8 pm

Saturdays – 1 pm to 8 pm

Sundays – 1 pm to 7 pm

This is the the largest fund raiser of the year for the Downriver Fish & Loaves Food Pantry!!!

Wayne County Lightfest
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Wayne County Lightfest @ Westland | Michigan | United States
The Wayne County Lightfest will be open Wednesday – Sunday (closed Monday and Tuesday) from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM from Thursday, November 17, 2022 – Saturday, December 24th….

 

The fees for the Lightfest are below:
Cars: $5 cash
Commercial Van/RV/Limo: $20 cash
Mini-bus (20 passengers): $25 cash
Bus (40+ passengers): $50 cash

There will NOT be a Santa Shelter in 2022 BUT there will be two food trucks and mailbox for Santa letters at Perrin Park (halfway through the Lightfest).

NOTE – during the Lightfest, Hines Drive closes to traffic for set-up/clean up from Ann Arbor Trail to Outer Drive from 5:00 PM – 11:30 PM.

 

Nov
30
Wed
2022
Lincoln Park – Fantasyland
Nov 30 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lincoln Park - Fantasyland @ Lincoln Park | Michigan | United States

Fantasyland which is a magical place filled with the sights, sounds and smells of the Christmas season!!!

IMPORTANT NOTE TIMES/DAYS:

Wednesday, Thursday & Fridays – 5 pm to 8 pm

Saturday & Sundays – 2 pm to 8 pm

LAST DAY is Saturday, Dec. 24th, Christmas Eve – 10 am to 2 pm

Open every year since 1964, we continue the tradition so many families look forward to each year. See what it’s like up at the North Pole, where Santa’s elves are busy building, repairing, polishing, baking, tending reindeer, and all of the other chores that go into making Christmas happen. You’ll hear carols being sung by our Fantasyland School children’s’ choir, and the figures in the Shadow Boxes The aromas of peppermint, cookies and chocolate hang in the air. Be sure to see the trains upstairs in the Lincoln Park Train Club.

Make your visit with us even more special by taking a few moments to chat with Santa himself!

 

Holiday Tree Lighting @ Taylor Conservatory
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Holiday Tree Lighting @ Taylor Conservatory | Taylor | Michigan | United States

Share in the holiday magic as Santa lights the Conservatory’s Christmas Tree.

Festive music, warming tent, and hot cocoa will be provided. All are welcome.

The Woodland Trails will be lit for a nature stroll to Heritage Park.

Wayne County Lightfest
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Wayne County Lightfest @ Westland | Michigan | United States
The Wayne County Lightfest will be open Wednesday – Sunday (closed Monday and Tuesday) from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM from Thursday, November 17, 2022 – Saturday, December 24th….

 

The fees for the Lightfest are below:
Cars: $5 cash
Commercial Van/RV/Limo: $20 cash
Mini-bus (20 passengers): $25 cash
Bus (40+ passengers): $50 cash

There will NOT be a Santa Shelter in 2022 BUT there will be two food trucks and mailbox for Santa letters at Perrin Park (halfway through the Lightfest).

NOTE – during the Lightfest, Hines Drive closes to traffic for set-up/clean up from Ann Arbor Trail to Outer Drive from 5:00 PM – 11:30 PM.

 

Dec
1
Thu
2022
Lincoln Park – Fantasyland
Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lincoln Park - Fantasyland @ Lincoln Park | Michigan | United States

Fantasyland which is a magical place filled with the sights, sounds and smells of the Christmas season!!!

IMPORTANT NOTE TIMES/DAYS:

Wednesday, Thursday & Fridays – 5 pm to 8 pm

Saturday & Sundays – 2 pm to 8 pm

LAST DAY is Saturday, Dec. 24th, Christmas Eve – 10 am to 2 pm

Open every year since 1964, we continue the tradition so many families look forward to each year. See what it’s like up at the North Pole, where Santa’s elves are busy building, repairing, polishing, baking, tending reindeer, and all of the other chores that go into making Christmas happen. You’ll hear carols being sung by our Fantasyland School children’s’ choir, and the figures in the Shadow Boxes The aromas of peppermint, cookies and chocolate hang in the air. Be sure to see the trains upstairs in the Lincoln Park Train Club.

Make your visit with us even more special by taking a few moments to chat with Santa himself!

 

Brownstown Tree Lighting
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Brownstown Tree Lighting @ Brownstown Charter Township | Michigan | United States

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2022 AT 6 PM – 8 PM

Indoor and outdoor festivities begin with Santa arriving via fire truck with Woodhaven HS Marching band at 6 pm!

Santa will light up the Tree in front of the Community Center.

Then we have Trackless train rides, food trucks, Reindeer, petting farm, S’mores with Brownstown Fire, ice carvers, dance performances, Rivers End Brass, crafts, SANTA!

Fireworks will end the night at 8 pm!

Christmas Tree Lighting & Viewing of the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train! @ Romulus Historical Park
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Wayne County Lightfest
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Wayne County Lightfest @ Westland | Michigan | United States
The Wayne County Lightfest will be open Wednesday – Sunday (closed Monday and Tuesday) from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM from Thursday, November 17, 2022 – Saturday, December 24th….

 

The fees for the Lightfest are below:
Cars: $5 cash
Commercial Van/RV/Limo: $20 cash
Mini-bus (20 passengers): $25 cash
Bus (40+ passengers): $50 cash

There will NOT be a Santa Shelter in 2022 BUT there will be two food trucks and mailbox for Santa letters at Perrin Park (halfway through the Lightfest).

NOTE – during the Lightfest, Hines Drive closes to traffic for set-up/clean up from Ann Arbor Trail to Outer Drive from 5:00 PM – 11:30 PM.

 

CP Holiday Train
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CP Holiday Train @ Allen Park | Michigan | United States

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train is back for 2022!  You can expect to see the enchanted, brightly-lit locomotive delight the Allen Park area by the Thunderbowl Bowling alley around 8 pm — ish! The schedule is approximate so dress warm and bring a thermos of your favorite hot chocolate!

Dec
2
Fri
2022
Flat Rock Winterfest! @ City Of Flat Rock refer to itinerary for time & locations
Dec 2 – Dec 4 all-day

NEW!!!!! Winterfest is just around the corner and we are ready for it!!!

Here is your three day itinerary chock full of wonderful events and family fun. All events excluding the Sip & Shop which is our Craft, Artisan, and Vendor show, are free. There is no charge to get into the Sip & Shop just be prepared to bring your money because we have lined up over 40 wonderfully different and exciting Crafters, Artisans, and Vendors for your shopping pleasure. It’s a perfect way to purchase fabulous and unique gifts for everyone on your shopping list. Come out and enjoy a wonderful Winterfest weekend!

 

Magic Forest @ Heritage Park Activities Building (behind the Taylor Comm Library)
Dec 2 all-day
Magic Forest @ Heritage Park Activities Building (behind the Taylor Comm Library) | Taylor | Michigan | United States

Santa’s Magic Forest – Downriver’s finest holiday display is back for the 2022 season.

Hours are :

Fridays – 5 pm to 8 pm

Saturdays – 1 pm to 8 pm

Sundays – 1 pm to 7 pm

This is the the largest fund raiser of the year for the Downriver Fish & Loaves Food Pantry!!!

Winter in Wyandotte @ First Floor
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Winter in Wyandotte @ First Floor | Wyandotte | Michigan | United States

Holiday ShoPPers come check out “The Markets of Downtown Wyandotte” to grab the perfect gifts for this season…

PLUS – Santa will be available to the kids until 6 pm on all Market Days 

Lincoln Park – Fantasyland
Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lincoln Park - Fantasyland @ Lincoln Park | Michigan | United States

Fantasyland which is a magical place filled with the sights, sounds and smells of the Christmas season!!!

IMPORTANT NOTE TIMES/DAYS:

Wednesday, Thursday & Fridays – 5 pm to 8 pm

Saturday & Sundays – 2 pm to 8 pm

LAST DAY is Saturday, Dec. 24th, Christmas Eve – 10 am to 2 pm

Open every year since 1964, we continue the tradition so many families look forward to each year. See what it’s like up at the North Pole, where Santa’s elves are busy building, repairing, polishing, baking, tending reindeer, and all of the other chores that go into making Christmas happen. You’ll hear carols being sung by our Fantasyland School children’s’ choir, and the figures in the Shadow Boxes The aromas of peppermint, cookies and chocolate hang in the air. Be sure to see the trains upstairs in the Lincoln Park Train Club.

Make your visit with us even more special by taking a few moments to chat with Santa himself!

 

Wyandotte Festive Fridays @ Wyandotte Museum
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We know it’s a little early for Christmas, but we’ve had a lot of questions about this year’s Festive Fridays. We have some fun stuff in store for this year; but most importantly, the Crystal Tree will be returning!

Annual City of Southgate Tree Lighting @ Kiwanis Park
Dec 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Annual City of Southgate Tree Lighting @ Kiwanis Park | Southgate | Michigan | United States

Join Mayor Kuspa as he officially welcomes Santa Claus to the City of Southgate and lights the Municipal Christmas Tree in Kiwanis Train Park.

 

Christmas carols will be sung as Santa is presented the key to the city. Stay after the tree lighting to enjoy twinkling Christmas lights and festive decorations sponsored by local business.

 

The Great Lakes Live Steamers will offer mini train rides to Santa’s North Pole Hut from 6pm-9pm. Get your picture taken with Santa and enjoy some hot cocoa!

CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING WITH SANTA! @ Woodhaven Community Center
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
GI Island Glow @ The Commons
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Stay tuned for a schedule of events, maps and vendors that’ll be participating.

Great Lakes Live Steamers Santa’s Christmas Express Train Weekend @ Kiwanis Train Park
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

SPECIAL Santa’s Christmas Express TRAIN WEEKEND

Join the Great Lakes Live Steamers for the Santa’s Christmas Express Train Ride presented with the City of Southgate:

  • Friday, December 2nd – Come early and join us for the City of Southgate Tree Lighting Ceremony which starts at 5pm with caroling, as we wait for the arrival of Santa before the train rides begin
  • Saturday, December 3rd – We will wait for the arrival of Santa and then the train rides begin

Train Weekend Flyer

  • weather permitting

Wayne County Lightfest
Dec 2 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Wayne County Lightfest @ Westland | Michigan | United States
The Wayne County Lightfest will be open Wednesday – Sunday (closed Monday and Tuesday) from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM from Thursday, November 17, 2022 – Saturday, December 24th….

 

The fees for the Lightfest are below:
Cars: $5 cash
Commercial Van/RV/Limo: $20 cash
Mini-bus (20 passengers): $25 cash
Bus (40+ passengers): $50 cash

There will NOT be a Santa Shelter in 2022 BUT there will be two food trucks and mailbox for Santa letters at Perrin Park (halfway through the Lightfest).

NOTE – during the Lightfest, Hines Drive closes to traffic for set-up/clean up from Ann Arbor Trail to Outer Drive from 5:00 PM – 11:30 PM.

 

Dec
3
Sat
2022
Magic Forest @ Heritage Park Activities Building (behind the Taylor Comm Library)
Dec 3 all-day
Magic Forest @ Heritage Park Activities Building (behind the Taylor Comm Library) | Taylor | Michigan | United States

Santa’s Magic Forest – Downriver’s finest holiday display is back for the 2022 season.

Hours are :

Fridays – 5 pm to 8 pm

Saturdays – 1 pm to 8 pm

Sundays – 1 pm to 7 pm

This is the the largest fund raiser of the year for the Downriver Fish & Loaves Food Pantry!!!

Pancakes, Pajamas & Christmas Pastimes with Mrs. Segedi! @ Trenton Cultural Center
Dec 3 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Pancake Brunch with Santa @ American Legion Post 426
Dec 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Christmas Celebration in Brownstown @ Brownstown Twp Parks & Rec
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Flat Rock Sip & Shop @ Flat Rock Recreation Center
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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