Christmas in the Area
tree lighting ceremonyStart off this Holiday season with The Abbey's Tree Lighting Ceremony! The tree will be lit at dusk on Saturday, November 26th. This event is the kick off to the Christmas activities going on at The Abbey. Enjoy the yuletide bonfire after seeing the lighting of the tree with complimentary s'mores and apple cider.
festival of lights Christmas paradeWalk down the streets of Lake Geneva in the bliss winter snow as the festivities begin in the lighted town. Grab a seat along the parade route for the Annual Festival of Lights Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 3rd at 5pm. Enjoy live music, festive floats and of course Santa Claus. Don't forget to dress warm as the cool lake breeze can get chilly!
a fireside ChristmasRekindle the Christmas spirit this season with dinner and a show at Fireside Theater. The complete Fireside experience includes dining, browsing the gift shops and the professional Broadway musical. This performance will have you humming carols for days.
Santa cruiseRelax on Lake Geneva Cruise Line's NEW Santa Cruise to Santa's North Pole Hideaway! Along with a tour of the lake you will also see the millions of lights and festive displays lining the lake shore. As every display passes, the story of your journey to the North Pole unfolds. The boat will be decked in Christmas décor with a climate controlled environment. The beginning of your journey starts with a walk through the Twelve Charities of Christmas Tree Festival. The cruise departs from the LGCL Winter Harbor in Williams Bay.
Strictly lightsLight up your night at the home known as Strictly Lights. Watch this synchronized light and music show at the Strick House Farm in Elkhorn without leaving your car. The runs November 28th until New Year's Day from dusk to 10pm. This year's display will have 250,000 lights animated and a ton of people stopping by to see the show! This sparkling light show will leave you in awe and ready to deck the halls your own home.
brunch with SantaEnjoy brunch with the aroma of joy, Santa Claus and a large array of food. Santa Claus pays a special visit each Sunday in 240° West. Santa will greet families at their tables during brunch and welcome all to share their Christmas wishes. Each visitor to Santa will receive a candy cane. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture magical family moments.
12 days of christmasSing along to one of the best known Christmas songs at Christmas in The Country at Grand Geneva. Drive through the light display featuring the "12 Days of Christmas". Test your skills and see how fast you can sing the song!
magical christmas showVisit the Dancing Horses Theater for a festive holiday experience you won't forget. The performances are 90 minutes long in their climate controlled theater. This family friendly event features an array of horse breeds who perform alongside their trainers in this festive holiday experience. This live show is truly a must-see for any horse lover. Don't forget to check out their many other animals too!
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