Top 5 Christmas Events in Sheboygan
Top 5 Christmas Events in Sheboygan
The holidays are drawing near; there’s one week left before Christmas, we’re halfway through December, and the festive lights and activities are brighter than ever. Although these days leading up to Christmas are very busy, you’ll want to do what you can to fit in these activities to help you fully take advantage of the holiday spirit.
Prange’s Holiday Memories at the Sheboygan County Museum
Prange’s, huh? Ring a bell? Prange’s was founded right here in Sheboygan, and much of its history remains in the community. The Sheboygan County Museum has a collection of the H.C. Prange’s and Boston Store’s animatronics that dance and spin, bounce and twirl to Christmas music in their little winter wonderland displays. Woodland critters, angels, children, reindeer, and more are waiting for families to come and enjoy their timeless charm, and unique display that changes year to year. Don’t forget to say hi to Bruce the Spruce while you’re there!
Frost Fest at Bookworm Gardens
Looking for a way to light up your winter weekend evening? You absolutely should check out Frost Fest at the Bookworm Gardens on December 14th-16th. From 5pm-8pm you and the family can enjoy glittering lights across the whole garden grounds, hot drinks, educational crafts, bonfires, and story times. This is the last opportunity of 2023 to enjoy the gardens’ grounds, and the last event open to the public until the spring, so seize this opportunity one last time until the gardens reopen in May.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer the Musical at the Weill Center
It’s everyone’s favorite of Santa’s reindeer, live in Sheboygan! Head to the Weill Center on 8th street in Downtown on December 17th to see this fun, loving, and classic Christmas story. Not only is the story of Rudolph a treasured Christmas tradition, it’s fun entertainment for the whole family.
Breakfast with Santa at Blue Harbor Resort
Pack your wish list, because Santa is coming to town! Blue Harbor is hosting Santa Claus himself two more times before he takes his trip around the world Christmas Eve night. Join Santa for breakfast at the resort on Saturday December 16th or December 23rd from 8:30-10:00 am. Enjoy a full breakfast buffet at Beacon restaurant, crafts for the kids including coloring pages and ornament decorating, and later in the afternoon, complimentary cookie decorating and hot cocoa in the main lobby. You won’t want to miss this fun-packed holiday event!
Harbor Center BID Windows and Entrances Decorating Contest
Take yourself on a walk around town to enjoy the Christmas displays for the Harbor Centers decorating contest, and why not cross off your last minute holiday shopping while you’re at it! A list of participating businesses can be found here, and the best part about this contest is it’s all about giving back! You can vote for your favorite display by making a cash donation inside the business. Each participating business has chosen a cause for all of the donation money to benefit. Indulge in everything the holiday season is about by shopping for your loved ones surrounded by beautiful twinkling Christmas lights, and donating to causes that give back.
With that being said, there’s a whole list of holiday fun to try and pack into your week here in Sheboygan. Stay tuned for a special blog early next week, but in the meantime share your holiday fun experiences on social media by tagging us and using the hashtag #HolidaysattheHarbor. Until then, rock on, Sheboygan.
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