25 Things to Do This Holiday Season

santas cottages
  1. Find festive Christmas decorations at Evergreen Boutique & Christmas Shop.
  2. Chat with an Elf on the North Pole Network at Santa’s Candy Castle.
  3. Write a letter to Santa at the Santa Claus Museum & Village.
  4. Book a Christmas package at Santa’s Lakeside Cottages for a weekend the family won’t forget.
  5. Stamp your holiday mail with the special Christmas postmark at the Santa Claus Post Office.
  6. Visit Santa at the Santa Claus Christmas Store.
  7. Cruise through the Santa Claus Land of Lights: Family Christmas Light Adventure inside Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort.
  8. Watch Santa’s Great Big LED Tree of Lights in Kringle Place Shopping Plaza.
  9. Savor Christmas Dinner with Santa at Santa’s Lodge, it’s included when you book a Christmas package!
  10. Get your face painted at Evergreen Boutique & Christmas Shop.
  11. Choose the perfect wine for your holiday meal at Pepper’s Ridge Winery.
  12. Get cozy for Christmas stories with Santa and Mrs. Claus when you choose a Christmas package from Comfort Inn & Suites.
  13. Hear “The Story of Santa Claus” at the Santa Claus Museum & Village.
  14. Find souvenir ornaments and other trinkets at local stores.
  15. Work off some holiday sweets while running in Dancer’s Dash 5K.
  16. Pick up handmade gifts at the Santa Claus Arts & Crafts Show.
  17. Plan a holiday getaway with family or friends in a cabin that can sleep up to 10 at Lincoln Pines Lakefront Resort.
  18. Celebrate cultural Christmas traditions at the Das Nikolaus Fest at St. Nicholas Catholic Church.
  19. Drive through the Festival of Lights inside Christmas Lake Village.Santa Claus Post Office
  20. Need a hostess gift? Pick up a bottle of wine at Monkey Hollow Winery.
  21. Take a #SantaSelfie with one of the many statues around town.
  22. Warm up by roasting chestnuts on an open fire at Santa’s Candy Castle.
  23. Bundle up to watch the Santa Claus Christmas Parade.
  24. Have breakfast with Santa when you choose Rudolph’s Christmas Package at Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort.
  25. Cheers to the holidays at Brew Ho Ho.

Stay updated on holiday events by subscribing to our e-newsletter.

Download the 2017 Santa Claus Christmas Celebration Event Guide.

5 Vacation Planning Tips
A Stay Like No Other
What’s There to Do in Winter?
Reasons to Start Planning your 2021 Summer Vacation
21 Things to Do in 2021
Surprising Santa Claus: What You Didn’t See