Pentwater's Christmas in the Village Festivities
November & December
CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR
Do some of your holiday shopping at Pentwater's Christmas Craft Fair, to be held December 5, 2016 from 9am-3pm at Pentwater Public Schools. Proceeds benefit the Pentwater Band Program.
FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS WEEKEND--TREE LIGHTING & SANTA'S ARRIVAL
Santa arrives for the Tree Lighting on November 28 at 5pm, so be on the Village Green to greet him and don't forget your Christmas list! There will be hot chocolate, cider and cookies for the kids, as well as gifts.
CHRISTMAS DECORATING CONTEST
You'll want to get your house decorated early for the Christmas Decorating Contest. There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes for businesses and homes.
MERCHANT OPEN HOUSE
The Merchant Open House is where downtown businesses light up their stores and welcome you inside their warm and cozy shops. This will take place November 28 from 3pm-6pm and November 29 from noon-4pm. Enjoy your dinner at one of the restaurants, which have added holiday specials to their menus.
CHRISTMAS CAROLERS & HORSE DRAWN CARRIAGE RIDES
As you shop and browse the downtown shops, carolers from local churches will be filling the air with beautiful music. To complete the holiday atmosphere, chestnuts will be roasting and horse drawn carriage rides will transport you up and down Hancock Street. What a perfect setting!