Looking for some holiday cheer within an hour's drive? We've got lights, Santas, parades and more happening soon in the greater Detroit area.
Saturday, November 24, 2012
Other than shop and eat, there's more to do this holiday weekend around town. Here's a roundup of other events in and around Oakland County Thanksgiving weekend. Winter Artists Market: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, at Leon and Lulu, the market features fabulous finds from more than 40 Michigan artists. You will find wall art, jewelry, ceramics, photography, fiber art and much more. Tips and donations will benefit the Salvation Army. As always, they will be serving delicious roller rink fare and lots of fun. Lagniappe and the lighting of downtown Rochester: Businesses will give small gifts to customers from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 26; the lighting - and Santa’s arrival - happens at 7 p.m. Milford Christmas Parade: 10 a.m. Nov. 24 on Main Street …
Looking for some holiday cheer within an hour's drive? We've got lights, Santas, parades and more happing in the greater Detroit area.
We combed our Patches for some great holiday events to put together this list of holiday happenings all over Southeast Michigan. Get out and have some festive fun! Holiday Lights Parade and tree-lighting ceremony: The festivities begin early in the day Dec. 1 with a petting zoo, carriage rides, etc., and go into the night with the tree-lighting after the parade, which begins at 5:30 p.m. Here’s a link to last year’s coverage: http://patch.com/A-pkHk Holiday Tree Lighting: 6 p.m. Nov. 21 at Shain Park. That is also the first day for the Santa House in Shain Park (lasts through Dec. 24), and the first day for carriage rides around the city (through Dec. 22). Magic of Birmingham: Shopping events takes place Dec. 8 and Dec. 15 at most downtown…