Christmas Open Houses & Celebrations
November & December, 2013
Alanson Santa visits on December 8, 1-3pm, at the Fire Station. Refreshments will be served. The community open house is Friday, December 13, 5-9 pm.
Bay Harbor hosts a family fun Santa Run at 4pm on December 14 followed by a Holidazzle Parade at 5:30pm.
Boyne City begins the holiday season with a parade and open house on Friday, November 29, 6-9pm.
Petoskey's Holiday Open House takes place Friday, December 6, 6-9 pm. Decorated shops, special gift shopping treasures, music, chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Christmas tree lighting, street entertainment--this is a holiday tradition.
The Charlevoix Merchant Open House is Saturday, December 7, 10am-6pm. Great deals, and sweet treats provided by the Charlevoix downtown merchants.
East Jordan celebrates with a lighted Christmas village beginning December 5 with scenes created by area churches and clubs. An open house and parade on December 5, 6pm is followed by the Christmas tree lighting at 6:15pm.
The Harbor Springs community begins the holiday season with the Tree Lighting November 30. The Merchant's Holiday Open House is Saturday, December 7, 6-9 pm. Sleigh rides, music, a visit from Santa, decorated shops, and more are on tap for this holiday tradition.
Mackinaw City celebrates with a parade December 6, 5pm, with special shopping and dining all day December 7.
Indian River's Open House is Saturday, November 29, 6-9pm,
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Harbor Springs, Michigan -- Harbor Springs is the place to try new things! Rent a bike or a kayak, go snow tubing, attend a concert or an art fair, or play a round of golf with friends.
Petoskey -- There's so much to do in Petoskey from the Bear River Valley Recreation Area, to Petoskey State Park, to biking, golfing, hiking, and more.
Charlevoix, Michigan -- Visiting Charlevoix in Northern Michigan is a fun-filled vacation with great beaches, boating, skiing, fishing and year 'round family fun.
Things to Do in Boyne City, Michigan -- Nothing is quite like Boyne City in Northern Michigan with camping, boating, skiing, year 'round outdoor activities, and of course, the morel mushroom!
Lots of Activities in Mackinaw City, Michigan -- Explore Mackinaw City in Northern Michigan for history, the International Dark Sky Park, and outdoor activities.
Mackinac Island -- Take a step back in time and find lots of things to do when you visit Mackinac Island by horseback or bike--no cars allowed!
Northern Michigan Activities & Things to Do -- Northern Michigan offers many fun things to do for the entire family whatever the season, whatever the reason!