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Christmas in Dousman, Santa Comes to Town
December 2 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pmFree
Save the date for the famous “A Grinchy Christmas in Dousman” event, plus lots more fun at Christmas in Dousman!
All are invited to visit downtown Dousman on Sunday, December 2nd for a favorite annual tradition! Santa comes to town at 4:30 PM, but the whole day will be filled with festive, holiday fun!
The committee and many Chamber businesses have put together a full day of events, including:
🎅 Famous Chili/Soup Contest – Yes, Chili or Soup at area businesses. Taste them all and cast your vote for your favorite in the ballot boxes by Chamberlain’s and Cornerstop.
🎅 *NEW THIS YEAR* Wood Carvers Sat 12/1 at 10am – come see them!) & Sun 12/2, with an auction Sunday at 3 PM at the Community Center! (With Dousman Ottawa Lions Club cookout – Saturday 12/1 from 11 AM – 1 PM)
🎅 Kid’s Activities at the Masonic Lodge – headquarters for the scavenger hunt (pick up your card!), cookies, hot cocoa, and crafts.
🎅 Ice sculptors at 10 locations along Main Street – watch them throughout the day as they transform from blocks of ice to beautiful sculptures! See if you can guess what they’ll become.
🎅 11:30 AM – Santa / Grinch Bike Ride Parade through Dousman – starting at Bicycle Doctor and riding north on Main Street. Wear a costume!
🎅 11:30 AM – 3 PM – Christmas Carolers on Main Street
🎅 11:30 AM – 4 PM – Arts & crafts vendors at the Village Hall
🎅 1 – 4 PM – Face painting at the Lions Community Center
🎅 1 – 4 PM – Horse-drawn carriage rides. Two carriages will be running with stops at Village Hall, Edward Jones, and Cornerstop.
🎅 1 – 4 PM – Caricatures at Dousman Laundry
🎅 4:30 PM – Santa Comes to the Lions Community Center via Fire Truck – shop the 4H bake sale as well.
What a great way to kick off the holiday season!
They welcome a donation in any amount you are able! They are looking for financial support through cash sponsorships AND volunteers. You’re invited to sponsor or volunteer at the event and earn excellent exposure for your business. Contact Frank / 262-893-1106 or email
They are looking forward to lots of people in town on December 2nd, sharing holiday spirit and making lasting memories with their families!