Guide – Christmas

logoMerry Christmas






THEATRE, BALLET, SYMPHONY & LIVE MUSIC

  • guardians-facebook-picture-small
    The Guardians of Christmas -
    Bring your friends and family out for Orchard Hill Church’s production of the Guardians of Christmas- a delightful Christmas musical for the whole family! Join us as we watch the Guardians of Christmas- Captain Christmas, Winter Woman, the Incredible Cane, and Tinsel Man- strive to keep the Greed Goblin and the Gloomiest from stealing the joy of Christmas from the […]
  • Christmas Kaleidoscope–Music for Advent -
    The Congregation and Chancel Choir of North Park Presbyterian Church, 500 North Park St., Grand Rapids, MI 49525, invite the community to our annual Christmas Cantata, Sunday, December 11, 10:30 a.m. This year’s program will highlight traditional and new favorite hymns, carols and readings to help everyone celebrate the Season. Free will offering. Please call our church office (616-363-6864) with […]
  • Messiah Sing-A-Long -
    Dust off your old score, and come join us as we sing through the Christmas portion of the Messiah (Part 1), accompanied by strings, organ and harpsichord, and featuring some well-known area soloists. The program is at Trinity Lutheran Church on Sunday, December 11, beginning at 7:30 PM. A fun twist to this program is that a lucky “guest” has […]
  • kathy-troccoli-press_photo_small_4
    Kathy Troccoli Concert -
    You’re invited to join the Calvin College community to celebrate Christ’s birth at an evening concert with Kathy Troccoli. Through Christmas hymns and modern favorites, personal reflection, heartfelt sharing and deep insights, Kathy Troccoli promises to uplift and enlighten.
  • tistheseason-2016-1
    Embellish Handbell Ensemble presents “‘Tis the Season to Embellish” -
    The enchanting sounds of handbells will once again ring in the season as Embellish, the 15-member professional community handbell ensemble of West Michigan, presents its annual holiday concert. Under the direction of Stephanie Wiltse, this concert has become a local tradition among music lovers of all ages. “’Tis the Season to Embellish” will take place on Tuesday¬, December 13 at […]
  • Edelweiss Christmas Concert -
    German Christmas music performed by the Edelweiss Choir, Ein Prosit Band, Alphorns, Early Music Group.
  • Candlelight Service -
    Ada Christian Reformed Church invites you to Celebrate the Wonder of Christmas through Lessons and Carols of readings and singing familiar songs accompanied by instrumentalists and vocalists at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 18.
  • Grand Rapids Symphony’s Cirque de Noel -
    Experience the magic of Christmas, the wonder of Cirque, and the beauty of live orchestra all in one show! Running from December 22 to December 23, this ultimate family tradition feature performances by aerialists, acrobats, contortionists, and jugglers, choreographed to seasonal favorites as Cirque de la Symphonie artists share the stage with your Grand Rapids Pops.
  • Grand Rapids Symphony’s Cirque de Noel -
    Experience the magic of Christmas, the wonder of Cirque, and the beauty of live orchestra all in one show! Running from December 22 to December 23, this ultimate family tradition feature performances by aerialists, acrobats, contortionists, and jugglers, choreographed to seasonal favorites as Cirque de la Symphonie artists share the stage with your Grand Rapids Pops.

CHRISTMAS PARADES

    CHRISTMAS FAMILY EVENTS

      PHOTOS WITH SANTA

      • wh906-santa-brunch-680x320
        Wheelhouse Brunch with Santa -
        It’s Christmas time in the City & Santa Claus is coming to town! Wheelhouse is hosting its first annual Brunch with Santa event on December 10th, 11th & 18th from 9:00am-3:00pm at the restaurant. Wheelhouse will be transformed into a winter wonderland! This is a family-friendly event featuring a delicious buffet-style brunch from our Executive Chef Andrew Alcid, free photos […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • santa_fmg-seasons2013_172_rgb
        Santa Visits -
        All visitors are welcome to share their holiday wishes with Santa. Remember to bring your camera for a Santa selfie or a photo with him on his sleigh.
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • believe
        Believe at Red Barn Market -
        Enjoy some time with Santa hanging out! Photos! Cookies! Cocoa! All FREE for you!
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • SantaPicture-150
        Visits with Santa on Lowell Showboat -
        Saturdays – December 3–2:30-4:00pm and 10, 17–10:30am-1:00pm. Free digital picture with Santa by River Valley Credit Union. Suggested donation $2. Outdoors–dress for weather. Check website at www.discoverlowell.org for complete schedule or call the chamber at (616) 897-9161.
      • wh906-santa-brunch-680x320
        Wheelhouse Brunch with Santa -
        It’s Christmas time in the City & Santa Claus is coming to town! Wheelhouse is hosting its first annual Brunch with Santa event on December 10th, 11th & 18th from 9:00am-3:00pm at the restaurant. Wheelhouse will be transformed into a winter wonderland! This is a family-friendly event featuring a delicious buffet-style brunch from our Executive Chef Andrew Alcid, free photos […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • santa_fmg-seasons2013_172_rgb
        Santa Visits -
        All visitors are welcome to share their holiday wishes with Santa. Remember to bring your camera for a Santa selfie or a photo with him on his sleigh.
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]
      • photos-with-santa-1080x10802
        Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall & Pet Photo Mondays -
        Have your photos taken with Santa in front of our 35 foot Christmas tree! When – Everyday through December 24 Where – Macy’s Court Santa Hours Monday to Saturday 10AM-9PM Sunday Noon-6PM Santa Break Times Monday to Saturday 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM Sundays 2PM-2:30PM View Pricing & Book Santa Photos at http://www.santasfastpass.com/scheduling Pet Family Photos – Bring the whole family for […]