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December 2018

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Saturday, December 1st, 6pm

Holiday Open House
Downtown Harbor Springs. 231-526-7999.
Holiday Open House

Sunday, December 2nd, 9am-3pm

St. Mary's Craft Show
Crafters from around Michigan display at this annual show, St. Mary's School, Charlevoix.

Friday, December 7th, 10am-1pm

Artisans & Farmers Market
If it's locally grown or handmade, chances are you will find it at the Crooked Tree Art Center's Artisans and Farmers Market. Seasonal produce as well as gift items, textiles, pottery and more including live entertainment. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Friday, December 7th, 6pm

Holiday Open House
Downtown Petoskey. 231-622-8501.
Holiday Open House

Friday, December 14th

6-for-1 Ski Day
Six people ski for the price of one lift ticket at Boyne Highlands and Boyne Mountain. 800-GO-BOYNE.
www.boyne.com

Friday, December 14th

4-for-1 Day
4-for-1 Day pays homage to Michigan's first high-speed quad lift. Boyne Highlands is offering four tickets for the price of one all day long.
www.boyne.com

Friday, December 14th, 10am-1pm

Artisans & Farmers Market
If it's locally grown or handmade, chances are you will find it at the Crooked Tree Art Center's Artisans and Farmers Market. Seasonal produce as well as gift items, textiles, pottery and more including live entertainment. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Saturday, December 15th

The Nutcracker
Crooked Tree Arts Center School of Ballet, Great Lakes Center for the Art, 3 and 7pm on Saturday, 3pm on Sunday. 231-347-4337.
Crooked Tree Arts Center

Saturday, December 15th - Sunday, December 16th

Slifco Electric Christkindlmarkt
BayHarbor becomes a Christmas village with artisans, lights, spirited drinks, carols, and more.
www.bayharbor.com

Saturday, December 15th, 10am

Santa Fun Run
Along a special mapped out area in Bay Harbor. Celebrate the season and get a little exercise in at the same time!
www.bayharbor.com/event-detail/santa-fun-run/

Saturday, December 15th, 12pm-2pm

Lunch with Santa
Stein Eriksen's, Boyne Mountain.
www.boyne.com

Saturday, December 15th, 5pm

Holiday Open House
Holiday festivities at Boyne Mountain.
www.boyne.com

Monday, December 17th - Sunday, December 23rd

Countdown to Christmas
Hot chocolate, music, shopping, Santa and more, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Tuesday, December 18th, 6pm

CTAC School of Music Winter Collage Concert
Featuring performances from the School of Music’s strings, ukulele, jazz, and rock programs, and will conclude with a combined performance by students from all four programs. Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Crooked Tree Arts Center

Friday, December 21st, 10am-1pm

Artisans & Farmers Market
If it's locally grown or handmade, chances are you will find it at the Crooked Tree Art Center's Artisans and Farmers Market. Seasonal produce as well as gift items, textiles, pottery and more including live entertainment. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Friday, December 21st, 7pm

The Messiah
Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra performance, Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
www.glcorchestra.org

Tuesday, December 25th

Ski with Santa
Nub's Nob. 800-SKI-NUBS.
www.nubsnob.com

Thursday, December 27th, 3pm-6pm

Mike Ridley, Nub's Nob Lounge
Apres ski music and more at Nub's Nob. 800-SKI-NUBS
www.nubsnob.com

Friday, December 28th, 10am-1pm

Artisans & Farmers Market
If it's locally grown or handmade, chances are you will find it at the Crooked Tree Art Center's Artisans and Farmers Market. Seasonal produce as well as gift items, textiles, pottery and more including live entertainment. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Friday, December 28th, 3pm-6pm

Patrick Ryan, Nub's Nob Lounge
Apres ski music and more at Nub's Nob. 800-SKI-NUBS.
www.nubsnob.com

Friday, December 28th, 8pm

The Second City: Dysfunctional Holiday Review
A healthy dose of seasonal satire where neither holiday film classics, family gatherings nor Christmas carols are too sacred for a show that is the perfect alternative to the same old holiday fare. Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
www.greatlakescfa.org/event-detail/the-second-city-dysfunctional-holiday-revue/

Saturday, December 29th, 3pm-6pm

Pete Kehoe, Nub's Nob Lounge
Apres ski music and more at Nub's Nob. 800-SKI-NUBS.
www.nubsnob.com

Sunday, December 30th, 3pm-6pm

Mike Ridley, Nub's Nob Lounge
Apres ski music and more at Nub's Nob. 800-SKI-NUBS.
www.nubsnob.com

Sunday, December 30th, 4pm

Royal Opera House Broadcast: La Bayadere
Natalia Makarova’s production of this 19th-century classic ballet brings an exotic world of temple dancers and noble warriors to life. Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
www.greatlakescfa.org/event-detail/royal-opera-house-broadcast-la-bayadere/

Monday, December 31st

Charlevoix Bridge Drop New Year's Eve
Fireworks, celebrations and more, downtown Charlevoix.
Bridge Drop

Monday, December 31st, 3pm-6pm

Patrick Ryan, Nub's Nob Lounge
Apres ski music and more at Nub's Nob. 800-SKI-NUBS.
www.nubsnob.com

Monday, December 31st

New Year's Eve at the Arts Center
An all age, alcohol free celebration featuring performances and workshops by Crooked Tree Arts Center's instructors and artists and organizations. Concludes with Midnight at 9 pm Times Square style! Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Monday, December 31st, 6pm

New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade
Nub's Nob. 800-SKI-NUBS.
www.nubsnob.com

Monday, December 31st, 9pm

New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks
Celebrate the new year on skis, Boyne Highlands. 800-GO-BOYNE.
www.boyne.com

Monday, December 31st, 9pm

Torchlight Parade and Fireworks Extravaganza
New Year's Eve celebrations, Boyne Mountain. 800-GO-BOYNE.
www.boyne.com