Every year, as the holidays approach, my anxiety rises. Navigating all of the activities during the holiday season is exhausting! Between my two sets of parents, siblings, my husband’s family, and close friends, it seems like we are doing something holiday related every few days from Thanksgiving through New Year’s. By the end of the […]
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Tis the season! Gather your friends and family and join us for an evening of holiday music, featuring Tallymoore. Get in the holiday mood and come dressed in your favorite holiday gear to celebrate with us!
Attendees are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to the concert as food donations will be donated to the Wauwatosa Community Food Pantry.
There is a cash bar (water, soda, beer & wine) available. There are limited seats available so get your $10 tickets in advance to hear the music of the season in our Great Hall, which offers an intimate listening experience!
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Doors Open 6 pm // Concert Starts 7 pm
$10 Pre-Sale Tickets | $15 General Admission
Children 12 & Under Free
Prepare your tiara, shine your armor, and ready your Royal gown for this magical event! It will be sure to leave a lasting memory for you and your child to look back on fondly.
Our Frost Queen and the Snow Princess are hosting this winter celebration. They will be joined by the Beauty Princess, Island Princess, and Spanish Rose Princess.
Guests will have the opportunity to take pictures with the Princesses, have a delicious meal, and enjoy a 30 minute interactive performance of the Princesses. Where they find what makes the holidays so special and meaningful to them with the help of you the guests! All the while enjoying the beautiful festive decorations in this historic landmark.
3 interactive performances with a meal starting at:
9:30am, 1:00pm, and 5:00pm
Doors open 30min prior to meal time
Tickets must be pre purchased in advance
*Performance will include songs that your child knows and loves.*
* Building is Handicap accessible
PURCHASE BY 11/15/17 to save!
Saturday December 2, 2017
CelticMKE Center | 1532 N. Wauwatosa Avenue
Two Sessions Available
9:30 AM | Breakfast Included
12:00 PM | Lunch Included
$8 Admission (per person) | Includes One Session
*children 2 and under are free*
Multiple crafts for kids to make and take home, holiday activities,
photo opportunities & a gift bag from Santa!
No Walk-Ins Available. Tickets must be purchased in advance BEFORE, so we can account for food. Admission is per person. Adults pay $8 as well and will also receive breakfast or lunch. Kids also get breakfast or lunch and will receive gift bags and can take home their crafts (there will be up to 3 crafts total).
Tickets are available to purchase online via http://bit.ly.com/TosaSanta
Questions? Contact us via email at [email protected]
Bring the whole family out for some holiday cheer at this free event, Warm up inside the Fish Hatchery with a delicious pancake breakfast, sausage, coffee & hot chocolate, while you enjoy festive Christmas favorites performed by CD Recording Artist Cheryl McCrary. Her new cd’s featuring blends of holiday music, will be available for sale. Attendees can also visit various business sponsored booths.
Parents can enjoy the wonder on their children’s faces as they meet Santa along with his live reindeer & his magical elves. Families can bring their cameras and get pictures with Santa between 8am-11am. Complimentary donut holes and milk will be provided by: Albrecht’s Delafield Market.
Non-perishable food donations for the Kettle Moraine Food Pantry are welcome and appreciated!
Holiday shopping will be available throughout the day. Breakfast With The Reindeer is presented by the Delafield Chamber of Commerce and sponsored in part by our local member businesses Make it a wonderful memory for everyone! http://www.visitdelafield.org/event-calendar/breakfast-with-reindeer/
The Pfister Hotel’s tree lighting ceremony is one of Milwaukee’s most celebrated and anticipated traditions, offering a magical experience for guests of all ages. Featuring an 18-foot LED lighted holiday tree, the festive event includes complimentary holiday treats, music, hot cocoa and more. Parents are invited to bring their cameras, as Santa and Mrs. Claus will be arriving at 5:20 p.m. on a Milwaukee Fire Department fire truck to greet guests and pose for photos. Guests will be encouraged to write letters to Santa and drop them in Santa’s special mailbox, which he will take back with him to the North Pole.
While the actual tree lighting ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m., the other activities will extend to 6:30 p.m.
To support those in need during the holiday season, The Pfister Hotel will be collecting food for Hunger Task Force and encourages guests to bring non-perishable food items.
This event is free and open to the public. Enjoy complimentary parking with any purchase.
Don’t miss this beloved annual tradition! Following downtown Milwaukee’s annual Christmas parade on Saturday, November 18, the Hilton Milwaukee’s Christmas tree lights will be turned on to kick off the holiday season.
Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies, caroling with Winter Wonderland featuring Olivia Gonzales, family-friendly activities, holiday movies around the fireplace and pictures with Santa. The hotel will also offer a build-your-own Bloody Mary bar for $8 per drink. Complimentary parking with purchase.
Official tree lighting takes place at 12:30 p.m.
This year at Christmas in the Village, KK Photography Studio is the place for kids and fun! Drop in from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm November 18th for free kids activities such as face painting and a free balloon twister. There will also be magical characters from Fairytale Birthday Company there to meet for free!
Don’t miss a chance to see our enchanting holiday decor and get a beautiful holiday portrait taken for your Christmas Cards. The photographer will be available for portraits for a fee and some special handmade Princess items will be available for purchase.
Santa will be at Bruno’s Restaurant/Banquet Hall – Santa will be here 12-4pm on Saturday as well to only add the magic and fun for this day in Waterford Wi!
The Milwaukee Holiday Parade, presented by Johnson Controls, has been a cherished holiday tradition since 1927. The parade features approximately 100 units including marching bands, floats, giant helium balloons, local personalities, costumed characters, live animals, specialty vehicles and, of course, Santa Claus!
For more information, including a route map, please visit www.milwaukeeparade.com.
The Germantown Christmas Festival kicks-off the Holiday Season in Germantown. This year the festival falls on Veterans Day, a day intended to honor and thank all military personnel who served the United States in all wars, particularly living veterans. Veterans will be honored throughout the day. There are family friendly activities scheduled all day so bring your family, friends and neighbors out to enjoy the community before the busyness of the season takes over.
5k Candy Cane Run/Walk
9am registration; 10am race start
Register at the Germantown Community Library
see separate calendar listing for more details and registration information
RUN REGISTRATION FORM OR https://runsignup.com/Race/WI/Germantown/5kCandyCaneRunWalk
Annual Christmas Parade
Theme: “I’ll Be Home for Christmas”
Line-up 12:30pm; parade start 1:30pm
Parade Route: starting at Pilgrim Road & Sylvan Circle (north of Mequon Road) traveling north to Fond du Lac Avenue, onto Main Street; travel west on Main Street to Squire Drive; turn south onto Squire Drive ending in the Life Church parking lot.
PARADE ENTRY FORM
Tree Lighting Activities
Located at the Germantown Community Library
Featuring: free horse-drawn carriage rides, hot beverages & treats, caroling, visits with Santa as soon as he is done with the parade, gift basket sale by Friends of the Library and kid craft activities, and KID IDs by the Germantown Police Department.
The actual lighting of the official Village Christmas Tree takes place about 4:15pm
The Kiwanis Club will have food available for sale all day at the library.