Holiday Events and Santa Photos for Kids and Pets!

Holiday Events and Santa Photos for Kids and Pets!

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Looking for holiday events in your area? We can help! We've compiled a list of area holiday events including: Santa visits, tree lighting ceremonies, unique local shopping experiences, live musical performances, holiday photo opportunities and more! Plenty of fun for all ages! The list will be frequently updated, so be sure to check back soon. Scroll down for the latest local events!



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NOVEMBER 23-25

MINNEAPOLIS - Holidazzle (Thurs-Sun, Starting Nov. 23, Ending Dec. 23): Santa visits, local vendors, movies, ice skating, fire works and more!
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NOVEMBER 23

WAYZATA - Light up the Lake: reindeer, letters to Santa, treats, candy cane hunt, parade, tree lighting, music.
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NOVEMBER 24

EDINA - 50th & France Winter Market and Tree Lighting: Santa visit, tree lighting, carolers, and shopping. Childcare and festive projects for the kids while you shop!
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HOPKINS - Old Fashioned Holiday in Hopkins: Santa, sleigh rides, hot chocolate, shopping and more.
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MAPLE GROVE - Santa's Magical Workshop: pictures with Santa, petting zoo, reindeer rides, food and toy drive, and silent auction.
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NOVEMBER 29 - DECEMBER 2

MINNEAPOLIS - Holidazzle (Thurs-Sun, Starting Nov. 23, Ending Dec. 23): Santa visits, local vendors, movies, ice skating, fire works and more!
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NOVEMBER 29

TONKA BAY - 3rd Annual Tree Lighting: kids activities, refreshments, bonfire, and tree lighting.
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DECEMBER 1

CHANHASSEN - Holiday Botique: variety of commercial and handmade arts and crafts, jewelry, home decore, toys and trinkets. Bring a non-perishable donation for the food drive.
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CHANHASSEN - Tree Lighting: Santa, live reindeer, refreshments, tree lighting, and gingerbread house displays.
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CRYSTAL - Winterfest: Santa, make and take crafts, petting zoo, DJ music by Kidsdance, horse drawn hayrides, and refreshments.
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GOLDEN VALLEY - Santa Visits Town Square: bring the kids for a photo with Santa!
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LINDEN HILLS - Reindeer Day: Santa visit, s'mores, campfires, cookie decorating, crafts, refreshments and more!
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LONG LAKE - SBB's Toy & Food Drive: toy drive, food drive and Santa visit.
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MAPLE GROVE - Breakfast with Santa: join Santa for breakfast or lunch. Register online, this event fills quickly.
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MAPLE GROVE - Sleigh Bells and Sparkle Parade: parade and tree lighting.
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ROBBINSDALE - Handmade Holiday Fair with Santa: cookie decorating, handmade items for sale, teddy bear check ups, free photos with Santa, and meet Ms. Robbinsdale, a local princess.
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DECEMBER 2

MAPLE GROVE - Pet Photos with Santa
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DECEMBER 4

ROBBINSDALE - Annual Tree Lighting: Santa, sing-a-long, and refreshments. Children bring a non-perishable food item and receive a special gift from Santa.
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DECEMBER 6-9

MINNEAPOLIS - Holidazzle (Thurs-Sun, Starting Nov. 23, Ending Dec. 23): Santa visits, local vendors, movies, ice skating, fire works and more!
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DECEMBER 6

CRYSTAL - Robbinsdale City Band Annual Holiday Concert: enjoy live music and refreshments.
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MAPLE GROVE - Light the Grove: Santa, reindeer, horse drawn trolley rides, face painting, and refreshments.
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DECEMBER 7

OSSEO - MiniDazzle: parade, Santa visit, tree lighting, toy drive, refreshments, fire truck rides.
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DECEMBER 8

CRYSTAL - Holiday Boutique at The Heathers: Santa visit, sleigh rides, shopping, and refreshments.
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NEW HOPE - West Metro Auxiliary Craft and Vendor Show: unique gifts and handmade crafts.
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OSSEO - Osseo Lions Lunch with Santa: pictures and lunch with Santa. Kids eat free!
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PLYMOUTH - Old Fashioned Christmas: Santa, Mrs. Clause, the elves, the reindeer, sleigh rides, food drive and cookies.
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ST. LOUIS PARK - Lions Breakfast with Santa: Santa visit, photos, breakfast, botique and food drive.
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WAYZATA - Santa and His Reindeer Visit Colonial Square: Santa, reindeer, complimentary photos, and refreshments.
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DECEMBER 9

GOLDEN VALLEY - Breakfast with Santa: breakfast, bake sale, photos with Santa, and bingo.
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DECEMBER 11

GOLDEN VALLEY - CP Holiday Train: live music, holiday lights, and food drive.
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ST. LOUIS PARK - CP Holiday Train: live music, holiday lights, and food drive.
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DECEMBER 13-16

MINNEAPOLIS - Holidazzle (Thurs-Sun, Starting Nov. 23, Ending Dec. 23): Santa visits, local vendors, movies, ice skating, fire works and more!
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DECEMBER 14

NEW HOPE - Skate with Santa: skating, food drive and refreshments.
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NEW HOPE - Visit Santa, Mrs. Claus and their Elves: Santa visit, letter writing, cookie decorating, and arts and crafts.
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DECEMBER 15

GOLDEN VALLEY - Holiday Pop Up Shop at Animal Humane Society: shop for a cause! Merchandise from mugs and backpacks to T-shirts and hats will be available for purchase.
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MAPLE GROVE - Skate with Santa: skating, Santa, music, and food drive.
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MINNETONKA - Winter Farmers Market: Santa visit, shopping, live music and more!
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WAYZATA - Santa and His Reindeer Visit Colonial Square: Santa, reindeer, complimentary photos, and refreshments.
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DECEMBER 16

PLYMOUTH - Outdoor Living Nativity at Messiah Church: costumed actors, live animals (including a camel!), dinner, and entertainment.
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PLYMOUTH - Celebrate Christmas in Plymouth at Messiah Church: candlelight pageant and family worship.
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DECEMBER 20-23

MINNEAPOLIS - Holidazzle (Thurs-Sun, Starting Nov. 23, Ending Dec. 23): Santa visits, local vendors, movies, ice skating, fire works and more!
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Tags: Local Events, Holiday Events, Free, Santa, Music, Shopping

Posted By: Town Planner




Event Details

Date: November 23, 2018

This event also occurs on 11/30/2018, 12/07/2018, 12/14/2018, 12/21/2018

 
 
   


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