Flint Cultural Center Campus, Flint Michigan
Enjoy this 32nd annual free community event featuring caroling, festive live music, Santa Claus visits, planetarium shows, holiday theatre activities, hands-on arts and crafts, refreshments and more. Seasonal fun will also be happening at Applewood, the Flint Public Library and the Whaley Historic House Museum. For details and a schedule of upcoming Cultural Center events visit www.flintcultural.org.
Downtown Flushing on Main Street, Flushing Michigan
Flushing is proud of one of its most heartwarming traditions, their annual Candlewalk. The Candlewalk first began over a decade ago and has grown into one of the county’s largest events! Thousands of softly glowing candles will light the streets of Flushing – it’s a sight not to be missed! Enjoy two evenings of holiday music, local singers, choirs, ice sculptures, wood carvings, live performances, a train display, s’mores, refreshments and horse drawn wagon rides. You’ll find chestnuts roasting on an open fire in the middle of Main Street, warming stations throughout the area and Santa Claus arriving in a grand parade to light the ceremonial tree (Thursday at 5:30 p.m.). For details and a schedule of upcoming events in Flushing visit www.flushingchamber.com.
Longway Planetarium, Flint Michigan
Join Longway for an interesting lecture about Space. The evening includes Longway’s 7 p.m. sky show. For details and a schedule of upcoming Longway events visit www.sloanlongway.org.
Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad, Flint Michigan
Bundle up and come visit Crossroads Village during this special time of the year when thousands of lights sparkle like tiny stars and the sounds of holiday music explodes throughout the Village. You’ll find costumed villagers making vintage crafts and preparing for the holiday season, shops full of great gifts and the beloved Huckleberry Railroad waiting to take all on a festive nighttime ride. The Colwell Opera House presents live entertainment and Santa Claus visits with the children. See model trains and craft demonstrations. For details and a schedule of upcoming Crossroads Village events visit www.geneseecountyparks.org.