What is Holidays in the City?
Holidays in the City is a collaboration between the Downtown Development Authority, the City of Muskegon, the Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce, and downtown businesses and organizations to bring you the very best of our downtown during the holiday season. Every weekend from Thanksgiving through Christmas, there are fun and exciting holiday events taking place! Explore below all the great things downtown Muskegon has to offer this holiday season!
Holidays in the City kicks off on November 26 with Small Business Saturday and the community Christmas tree lighting in Hackley Park.
Small Business Saturday
Hackley Park Tree Lighting
GLOW After Party
After the tree lighting, make your way to Western Ave between 1st and 5th street to watch the city light up for the holidays!
Friday, November 18 – Sunday, December 4
Presented by the Muskegon Civic Theatre at Beardsley Theater
Teddy Bear Trail
Saturday, November 26 9am – 11am
Jingle along the Teddy Bear Trail for donuts, teddy bear check-ups & adoptions, hot cocoa and candy canes with Santa Claus, and so much more!
Holiday Tours Kickoff
Saturday, November 26 3pm – 7pm
Join the Lakeshore Museum Center for Holiday Tours, a craft for kids, and Christmas trees & wreaths for sale!
Community Christmas Tree Lighting
Saturday, November 26
Reindeer – 4:30 PM
Tree Lighting – Around 5:30 PM
Santa in Hackley Public Library – Begins after Tree Lighting
Singing Christmas Tree
Wednesday, November 30 – Saturday, December 3
Mona Shores Choir performing at Frauenthal Theater
Hot Cocoa Hop
Saturday, December 10 11am – 2pm
Muskegon Museum of Art
Crafty Holiday Day
Saturday, December 17 10:00am – 4:00pm
Hackley Public Library
Muskegon Lumberjacks vs. Team USA U17
Saturday, December 31 6pm
New Year’s Eve Party
Find us on Facebook for updates and Holiday happenings around town.
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