Grayling Christmas Walk on November 19
Grayling’s Christmas Walk on Nov. 19 is the perfect time to hit Main Street and get in the holly jolly spirit. Local businesses will host entertainment, offer refreshments or set up special holiday displays and in-store specials. The evening is capped off with the annual tree lighting and parade.
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Gaylord Santa’s Workshop on November 19
Head to Gaylord on Nov. 19 for Santa’s Workshop Craft & Vendor Expo at The Ellison Place. In addition to a wide array of vendors, activities will be going all day, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Don’t forget to come back on Nov. 20 for breakfast and pictures with Santa. (Plus, the first 50 people through the door each day score a free goodie bag!)
Holly Jolly Boyne on November 25
The streets of downtown Boyne City will be filled with the sounds, sights and smells of the holiday season during the annual Holly Jolly Boyne celebration on Nov. 25. Businesses will be open for shopping, refreshments and hospitality during the festivities. The night begins with a tree lighting ceremony by the Girl Scouts, and the Santa Parade starts at 6 p.m. New this year is a children’s coloring contest with prizes awarded in four age groups.
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Harbor Springs Christmas Tree Lighting
The annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Harbor Springs, held this year on Nov. 26 at 6 p.m., features a Santa meet and greet for kids, a mailbox to Santa at the Lyric Theatre (open during the month of December), carol singing, the tree lighting on Main Street and announcement of the winners of the annual window decorating contest.
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