November 25, 2023

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What better way to prepare for the holiday season than by immersing yourself in the festive spirit of your hometown! See some fun, local holiday activities below!

   Mail Your Letter to Santa with Greenfield Parks - Send your letter to Santa by dropping it off at one of the enchanting mailboxes located at the Patricia Elmore Center for Depot Street Park. Don't forget to include a self-addressed envelope with the necessary postage so Santa can send you a delightful reply!

   Greenfield Christmas Tree Lighting
- Partake in the beloved Greenfield Christmas Parade, the magical tree lighting, and the downtown window decorating contest, all hosted by the Riley Festival and City of Greenfield. Festivities commence at approximately 5:30pm, offering a delightful experience for all attendees. 

   Holiday Bazaar at Greenfield Central High School - Make sure to visit the 10th annual Holiday Bazaar from 9am - 2pm, where you can explore around 100 vendors! It's the perfect opportunity to discover unique, locally-made gifts for everyone on your list.

   Ugly Sweater Decorating - A workshop suitable for all ages! Get creative and decorate your very own ugly Christmas sweater with the help of Greenfield Parks!

   Fortville Winterfest - Live music, a festive parade, beautiful carolers, and a mesmerizing tree lighting ceremony make this event an absolute must-see! You'll have the opportunity to indulge in delicious food, browse through unique crafts, meet Santa, explore various vendors, and even enjoy some ice skating. It's an absolutely enchanting way to kick off the holiday season!

   Cumberland Weihnachtsmarkt - Incorporate a touch of German charm into your holiday celebrations!

   Hancock County Children's Choir Holiday Concert
- You are invited to attend the "Home for Christmas" concert at Mt. Vernon High School in Fortville. Immerse yourself in the joyous holiday tunes that are sure to ignite your Christmas spirit. The performances will commence at 2:30 pm and 7 pm.

   Breakfast with Santa - Indulge in a delectable breakfast and a delightful hot cocoa bar, while also enjoying arts and crafts, music, and other festive activities. You might even catch a glimpse of one of Santa's reindeer! Join us at Bradley Hall at 8am, 9:30am, or 11am for this enchanting experience. Purchase your tickets online for convenience!

   Reindeer on Main - Capture a memorable moment with Santa's reindeer before they return to the North Pole! Treat yourself to delicious gourmet hot cocoa and freshly roasted nuts while you cherish a complimentary family photo.

   Christmas at the Ricks - Come out for an enchanting evening of holiday music featuring the talented violinist Cathy Morris! The event will commence at 7pm, offering a delightful experience for all attendees.

   Participate in an evening of Christmas movie trivia at The Wooden Bear Brewing Co from 6:30 - 8:30pm. Test your knowledge and enjoy some holiday-themed fun in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

January 31
   New Year's Eve at The Depot - Secure your spot for a delightful evening at The Depot! Enjoy live music, a DJ, and a fireworks display to kick off the new year in style. Reservation times are available at 6pm and 8pm. Call them to make your reservation!

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Also be sure to read about our popular neighborhoods in Greenfield :
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Williams Run
The Ridges Over Brandywine

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