25th Annual Luminary Festival in Downtown St. Joseph

Back for its 25th year, this light-filled festival will delight children and adults alike. Stroll through the streets and take advantage of sales, specials, and tasty things to eat and drink while enjoying the glow of 1,000 luminaries lining the streets of downtown St. Joseph.  while  candlelit streets as 1,000 luminaries light your way as […]


Holiday in the Park

Downtown South Haven Michigan Phoenix Street, South Haven, MI

Bring the Merry to South Haven during the official lighting of the community holiday tree! Ice skating, karaoke downtown, Santa Paws Pet Parade, luminaries, holiday treats and  m o r e  will jump-start the holidays and help you create memories that will last a lifetime! Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Dyckman Park from […]


Trans-Siberian Orchestra 2019 {presented by Hallmark Channel}

Van Andel Arena 130 Fulton Street W, Grand Rapids, MI

"Christmas Eve and Other Stories" began this rock theater concert format, bringing this orchestra and their fans closer than anyone ever thought possible. The Winter 2019 Tour of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra has all new staging and effects; you do not want to miss this! Help ring in the Christmas season with one of the greatest […]


Benton Harbor Holiday Lights Celebration

Dwight P. Mitchell City Center Park 127 Pipestone, Benton Harbor, MI

Kick off the Christmas season in downtown Benton Harbor, on Friday, December 6th at 5:30pm in downtown Benton Harbor and Dwight P Mitchell Park. Businesses will light up the arts district and delight in refreshments and goodies, while the Benton Harbor Middle School band leads the ceremony. Join the fun and welcome the holiday season!

Christmas in the Village (the Village of Stevensville!)

Downtown Stevensville 5768 St. Joe avenue, Stevensville, MI

Merry Christmas, there's so much to do! With many generous sponsors, this celebration will be the best! On Saturday, December 7th, join the Village of Stevensville for Christmas in the Village! Starting at 3pm, there is a whole day of fun planned: Pictures with Santa Sleigh Ride Chestnut Roasting Face Painting S'mores Games & Prizes […]

A Three Oaks Christmas

Downtown Three Oaks Three Oaks, MI

Tree lighting! Christmas Parade! Visiting with Santa! and all in the festive Village of Three Oaks, on Saturday December 7th. Be at Carver Park before 6pm to grab a viewing spot for the parade, then join Mrs. Claus and Santa by the fireplace! Refreshments will be provided, with thanks to the River Valley Ministerial Association.

Handel’s Messiah at The Mendel Center

The Mendel Center 2755 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI

The combined forces of the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra and David Carew's Chorllenium, along with an exceptional cast of soloists, will perform the Christmas portion of Handel’s glorious oratorio, under the direction of Robin Fountain. Ring in the holidays with the joyous masterpiece!

$5 – $35

Kindle Your Christmas Spirit!

Downtown Berrien Springs Michigan Cass street, Berrien Springs, MI

Horse drawn carriage rides! Live Nativity scene! Christmas tree lighting! Santa and Mrs. Claus! Ice sculptures! Face painting! Live music! All of these super fun things are for just for YOU! Join the community of Berrien Springs on Thursday, December 12, from 6pm - 9pm, and Kindle your Christmas Spirit! With many, many, many local […]

Story Time with Santa

Lincoln Township Public LIbrary 2099 W John Beers Road, Stevensville, MI

Open to children of all ages, join Santa for story time, songs, and a Christmas craft at the Lincoln Township Public Library on Friday morning, December 13, from 10:30am to 11:30am. No registration required, no admission fee. Just bring your holiday spirit!


A Steamed Nutcracker

The Mendel Center 2755 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI

In June of 2015, the Citadel Dance Department presented an all new ballet written and produced by Director of Dance, Lari Lawrence-Gist, entitled “Steamed”. We introduced the audience to the main character, Sansa, who traveled thru time to try to prevent the destruction of the Earth at the hands of corrupt scientists who cared more […]

$20 – $30

Brunch with Santa & his Reindeer @ Plank’s!

Plank's Tavern on the Water 800 Whitwam Drive, Benton Harbor, MI

Join Santa & his reindeer for a scrumptious holiday brunch on Saturday, December 21, from 9am- 2pm (the reindeer will be there at 10am, they like to sleep in). Plank's will offer a carving station, breakfast pastries, omelettes, waffles, fruit, pasta, salad bar, casseroles, butter roasted chicken, desserts, and more. With this beautiful menu planned […]


Light Up the Bluff

Lake Bluff Park 300 Lake Blvd, Saint Joseph, MI

The annual tree lighting and Light Up the Bluff will be Friday, December 2nd at 6:00pm at Lake Bluff Park. The tree is located at Broad St & Lake Blvd. The St Joseph High School Choir will sing carols at 6:00pm, followed by the tree lighting and bluff lights at 6:30pm.