Holiday Fun Guide

Looking for some holiday fun to get you and your family in the holiday spirit? Enjoy this list and get in touch with your jolly side 🙂

2016 Christmas Light Show

The Christmas light show will run from dusk until 10:00pm starting Thanksgiving 2016 and ending on New Years weekend. Please bring a donation for viewing. All donations will go to the Sullivan Volunteer Fire Department. So tell your friends!

There are around two hours of music choreographed to Christmas lights. The show is broken up into four 15 minute “mini” shows, so come back often to hear it all.

Stay warm in your car and tune your radio to 101.1 FM!


MainStage Academy of Dance presents The Nutcracker Ballet

December 16th 7:00pm
December 17th 1:00pm
December 17th 7:00pm
December 18th 2:00pm

DREAMS come alive in the MainStage Academy of Dance Youth Ballet’s enchanting production of ETA Hoffman’s The Nutcracker! Be delighted by the dazzling handmade embellished costumes, charming sets, falling snow and accomplished dancers as MSAD’s signature production unfolds before your eyes in this most beloved holiday favorite. We’re in our seventh year and invite you to make it a family tradition! This is the what true fairytales are made of!

Country Christmas Pewaukee

Country Christmas is located at the Country Springs Hotel at 2810 Golf Rd., Pewaukee, WI.  Country Christmas features over a million holiday lights festively displayed along a mile-long trail that winds through the woods. You’ll experience enchanting animated figures and holiday scenes – all from the comfort of your car. And when you’ve finished your trip through the trail, leave your vehicle behind and visit Christmas Village and The Streets of Bethlehem. Christmas Village is home to their spectacular, working model train display as well as a concession area to purchase refreshments. Dates: November 25 – 27, 2016 and December 2 – 31, 2016; 5:00 – 9:00 PM on Sunday – Thursday; 5:00 – 10:00 PM on Friday, Saturday & Holidays.

The Grand Geneva Wisconsin Christmas in the Country Guided Trolley Tours Lake Country Family Fun

GUIDED TROLLEY TOUR OF LIGHTS Join Grand Geneva on Sunday, November 20, 2016 for the kickoff of the annual six-week long Christmas in the Country Celebration. We flip the switch on more than 2 million lights throughout the property, then follow it up with our dazzling grand fireworks display to kick off the holiday season. Discover even more holiday magic this season with the additional kids activities and live entertainment throughout the Grand Ballroom, Evergreen Ballroom and the Lobby. Enjoy holiday cookies and hot apple cider too. We ask that all guests bring a new, unwrapped toy to donate to United Way of Walworth County.

BMO Holiday

BMO Harris Bank’s Annual Steiff Animal Holiday Display. This annual holiday tradition transforms BMO Harris Bank’s downtown lobby into a holiday spectacular. Free and open to the public at 770 N. Water Street, downtown Milwaukee. Dates: November 28 – January 3; Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Weekends: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Special Hours: December 10 and December 24: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.;
January 2: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Christmas and New Year’s Day: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Waukesha Silverbells Horse Drawn Carriages Lake Country Family Fun

Horse Drawn Carriage Rides
Enjoy an elegant horse-drawn carriage ride through the streets of downtown Waukesha.  Tickets can be purchased from participating downtown businesses, and you can get on a carriage at any of the carriage ride stops throughout downtown.

The cost for tickets is $5.00 per person or $12 for a family of three or more. Tickets can be purchased at:

AllĂ´! Chocolat
Martha Merrell’s Books & Toys
Roots Coffeebar

Tickets are good for the whole day.

Carriage Ride Schedule:

November 25th: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 pm
December 2nd: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 pm
December 9th: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 pm
December 16th: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 pm
December 23rd: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 pm
December 30th: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 pm

November 26th: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
December 3rd: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
December 3rd: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
December 10th: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
December 17th: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Disclaimer:  Some of this information was pulled directly off each respective company’s websites with permission.