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Arbor Annie’s Guide to an Amazing Ann Arbor Christmas

Our Guide to Christmas Events in Ann Arbor has all the fun local activities to celebrate the holidays. Find the best activities for Ann Arbor holiday celebrations to keep you in the holiday spirit.

Note: We update the Christmas Ann Arbor Guide throughout the season as we find new events. Check back through the season to find more fun Ann Arbor holiday events.

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Ann Arbor Christmas Lists

Our calendar is so full of family-friendly holiday events that it can be hard to find just the right event. Check out the articles below that will help you find what you are looking for to celebrate the holidays. We have articles on the perfect place to see Santa, where to see holiday light displays, and more. No matter your tradition we’ve got ideas like Christmas Tree Farms, photos with Santa and more.

(Note: We are still updating the articles below for the 2023 season and events will be added throught the season.)

Events from our Sponsors

Nichols Arboretum Big Play Day June 23

Big Play Day

Mark you calendars for June 23!

AFC Ann Arbor Women's Team takes the field

AFC Ann Arbor (Women’s) Final Home Game vs Detroit City FC

AFC Ann Arbor Women's Season May 19-June 30

Beyond Ann Arbor Area – Michigan Christmas Events

Are you looking for Michigan Christmas Activities beyond Ann Arbor? We’ve got some suggestions for you:

  • Frankenmuth is a cute Michigan Christmas town. Shop at Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland. Enjoy a chicken dinner at Zehnders or Bavarian Inn for a chicken dinner and browse the cute shops decked out for Christmas. For many families, this is a special holiday tradition.
  • Head to Owosso for a ride on the Polar Express! Take the Noth Pole Express powered by Pere Marquette – the engine that inspired the Polar Express book and movie. (sold out for 2023)
  • See the Christmas Trees at Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids
  • Visit the Christmas Markets in Detroit at Campus Martius and Cadillac Square – There are more than 20 vendors, dining, ice rink , games, and more.

Are there other fun Christmas things to do in Michigan in December that you recommend?

Christmas Crafts

Christmas crafts are a great way to celebrate the season – and even provide some decorations for your home.

All Upcoming Ann Arbor Christmas Events

Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Introductory Woodcarving Lab: Carve a Bird
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan

Did I miss any events? Add them in the comments or submit them to the events calendar yourself.

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