Christmas & Holiday Roundup

We gathered up all of our Christmas and Holiday articles and lists in one spot for you! You’ll find all of the Santa happenings, parades, gift ideas, the houses with the best light displays, ideas to make the holidays special, ways to give back to our community, and even some crafts and recipes! Bookmark or Pin to come back to when you’re looking for things to do throughout the season. We cannot wait to help you have the best holidays ever!

Over 22,000 lights dance in Chilton at Christmas on Fox Street!

Christmas on the Fox Light Show is a Holiday Light Show Favorite!

Best Christmas Lights Near The Fox Valley: 50+ Awesome Displays for 2019!

LAST UPDATED: 12/08/19 There is nothing quite like heading out for a tour of holiday light...

Let’s help make Ben’s Wish come true! – NEW Christmas Light Display in Appleton

There is a new Christmas light show in Appleton but this one is...

Neenah Menasha Fire and Rescue Santa Float

The Santa Float visits Neenah and Menasha every year. This route begins...

The Nutcracker!

Make The Nutcracker part of your family holiday tradition. Makaroff Youth Ballet presents...

Outside of the box gifts! 50+ Non-Toy & Experience Gift Ideas

Want to give a gift this year that is guaranteed to fit and create...

Santa arrives by helicopter at EAA’s Christmas in the Air event!

EAA’s Christmas in the Air is a holiday tradition stretching back 35 years...

What do teachers REALLY want for Christmas?!

For many us, it is now that time when we are getting down...

5 Places to Send Santa Letters to the North Pole! (+Bonus Santa Letter Download)

Santa Letters can be dropped off at these local options in Appleton, Little...

NEW Community Light Display in the Fox Cities: A magical walk through the woods!

There is a new Christmas light display in town and it's affordable and...

Train Lovers Wanted! – Model Train Holiday Open Houses

Do you have a train lover in your family or are you just...

A million sparkling lights at Oshkosh Celebration of Lights

Since 2001 in Menominee Park in Oshkosh, a mile stretch along Lake Winnebago is...

WPS Garden of Lights: 20+ Years of Lighting Up the Green Bay Botanical Gardens

While the flowers hibernate, this intimate walk through the Garden gives you the chance...

5+ Magical Christmas Tree Farms in Northeast Wisconsin

We have rounded up Holiday and Christmas Tree Farms and Christmas Tree Lots...

20+ Breakfasts and Activities with Santa and Friends for 2019!

Looking for Santa? We have rounded up Breakfasts with Santa, Lunch with Santa,...

Experience it in person! 6 Live Nativities in Northeast Wisconsin

Enjoy one of these live nativities in the Fox Valley with your family...

NEW Drive through Christmas light display in Green Bay with 100,000 animated lights!

There is a new Christmas lights destination in the mix for 2019 at...

Save the date: annual Christmas puppet shows in Appleton!

The Fox Folk Marionette Troupe will be performing a special Christmas show entitled “The Gift...

Visit The North Pole in Kaukauna at it’s new location!

There are so many excellent holiday light and decoration displays to explore in...

Santa Photos – Where to find Santa in Northeast Wisconsin! {2019}

There are some places around Northeast Wisconsin that Santa sets up shop for...

Scholastic Holiday Warehouse Sale: Oshkosh

Scholastic Holiday Warehouse Sale:December 4 - 5, 2019 in Oshkosh.

Holiday Parades {2019}

Here is a list of holiday parades in the area. Many include meeting...

Fox Valley Santa Calls – Sign up the kids today! {2019}

Ring! Ring! Santa Calling! What could be more magical than a direct call or...

Go Valley Kids Virtual Christmas Cookie Cookbook

My mouth waters when I see a glorious assortment of Christmas cookies out at a...

10+ Not to Miss Homes with Christmas Lights Synchronized to Music

These families have taken Christmas Lights in the Fox Cities to the next level! Tune...

5 Things to Do on Christmas Day!

Sometimes after the opening of the presents, the eating of the food, and the happy...

5 Worth the Drive Christmas Light Shows from the Fox Valley {2018}

It doesn't feel like the holidays until the lights are on outside! Here are 5...

Mail for Heroes

Are you looking for a way to spread some holiday cheer with your kids? Gather...

How to Make the Most of the Holidays Without Breaking the Bank

It’s hard to have a happy holiday when you’re stressed about money. If you haven’t...

Unique Christmas Gifts that Keep on Giving

Have you found yourself stumped when someone asks you what you or your family would...

Make Christmas Matter in Your Family

“Mom, I want that!” My daughter shouts at the TV. I see a commercial for...