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10 Ways to Explore the Holidays in Macomb

Brian Powers

Home buying and home selling experiences you can enjoy. Real estate doesn't have to be stressful...

Home buying and home selling experiences you can enjoy. Real estate doesn't have to be stressful...

Nov 19 5 minutes read

10 Ways to Explore the Holidays in Macomb

Cold weather doesn't have to mean no fun. There's so much to get out and enjoy this holiday season in Macomb. We've put together your holiday guide for getting out and exploring Macomb during the holidays.

Lunch with Santa at Blake's Farms

Come on out to Blake's Winter Wonderland featuring our authentic farmer santa!

Meet Santa in our authentic country Christmas setting, like none other! Grab lunch in the heated Orchard cafe, featuring a variety of hot food, and get a chance to snap a picture with Santa and give him your wish list!

Ride our wagons to the Christmas tree fields and pick out the perfect tree for your family! While you are here enjoy hot donuts, peppermint hot chocolate, hot cider, bonfires and much more!

Also, don't forget to shop our holiday market and Lovey's Lavender Shop featuring festive evergreen porch pots, wreaths, holiday decor, and gifts!

6 dates 11/24-12/9

MORE INFO: Blake's Farms

Santa & Elvin at Ray Wiegand's Nursery

Make this Christmas memorable by bringing the whole family in to meet Santa and his delightful elf, Elvin. Photos will be available for $5, or you are welcome to take your own.

4 dates 11/25-12/16

MORE INFO: Ray Wiegand's

Sleigh Ride and Dinner with Santa at Big Red Orchard

New for the 2018 Holiday Season!

Big Red Orchard invites you and your family for a new tradition at the farm.
A Tractor Pulled Sleigh Ride Through our Lighted Orchard!
Dinner in our Heated Barn!
Pictures with Santa!

12 Dates 11/29-12/22

MORE INFO: Big Red Orchard

Heritage Holidays at Wolcott Mill

Celebrate this holiday season at Wolcott Mill Metropark’s Heritage Holidays. Stroll through our Historic Center’s magical holiday wonderland to enjoy spectacular lights, a visit with Santa, make holiday crafts and much more!

Enjoy a cup of hot cider or cocoa as you watch the blacksmith working in his shop. Cut a log cookie with a two-man saw to make an ornament, and create memories with our photo vignettes! Visit the Clydesdale horses in their show stalls and enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride too. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite decorated tree at the Festival of Trees! 

6 dates 11/30-12/15

MORE INFO: Wolcott Mill

Blake's Farms Holiday Market

Come out to Blake's Holiday Market for all things festive.

U-Cut Christmas Trees | Fresh Evergreen Porch Pots & Wreaths | Holiday Decor | Gifts | Pre-Order Holiday Pies | Bonfires | Hayrides | & MORE

Enjoy lunch with Santa, get a your picture with Santa and make sure your'e on the nice list! Saturday & Sundays and Black Friday


MORE INFO: Blake's Holiday Market

Clinton Township Christmas Aglow

Clinton Township is officially “Aglow” at this event. This long standing tradition of the Township will once again mark the opening of our holiday season.  Bring your whole family and join neighbors from across Clinton Township at a night full of fun.  Boys and girls will have a chance to personally visit with Santa and give him their Christmas list. Enjoy the music of the season, ice sculptures, horse drawn trolley rides, and light refreshments as we usher in the holiday season.

December 1  from 6-9pm

MORE INFO: Christmas Aglow

Gingerbread House Creation Contest

Come one, come all!
Build and decorate a gingerbread house as a family or an individual to be displayed at the Chesterfield Township Tree Lighting. All materials will be provided including grahams, frosting, and candy decorations.

Register in-office or online at
$5R/$10NR per house

Houses will be judged by the public prior to the Tree Lighting in three categories: creativity, ‘WOW’ factor, and classic tradition.

December 5 from 6-7:30pm

MORE INFO: Gingerbread House Contest

Witch's Hat Beer Dinner at Brown Iron Brewhouse

Join us on Wednesday, December 12th for an expertly paired beer dinner with our friends from Witch's Hat Brewing Co featuring our Holiday Grilled Cheese menu.

Grilled Cheese Menu

Turkey Trot - Turkey | Stuffing | Green Bean Casserole | Cranberry | Mozzarella

Sweetie Pie - Ham | Sweet Potato | Apple | Gouda

Roast Beast - Roast Beef | Mashed Potato | Horseradish | Onion Cheddar

Peppermint Patty - Chocolate | Peppermint Bark | Brie

December 12 from 6:30-8pm

MORE INFO: Brown Iron Brewhouse

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Downtown New Baltimore

Hot Chocolate, Coffee & Donuts!
Pictures with Santa & Mrs. Claus
Sing-a-long during the Christmas tree lighting ceremony!

December 3 from 7-10pm

MORE INFO: Christmas Tree Lighting

Holly Days in Downtown Armada

Armada Lion and Lioness' annual kickoff to the Holiday season. Join us for caroling, lighting of the town Christmas tree and a lighted Christmas parade! Breakfast with Santa for the kids too!

MORE INFO: Holly Days


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