The holiday jollity continues for this week.
Spend a lovely evening in beautiful Northfield, exploring the town by candlelight, enjoying sleigh rides, storytelling, live music, and luminaries.
A Victorian Christmas at the Ramsey House
How did the Ramseys celebrate Christmas? This is the time to find out. And hey—your tour includes cookies baked in the home’s wood-fired stove.
Outdoor skating, live music, holiday vendors, movie nights, seasonal lights—all at Loring Park.
Visit Santa, take a hayride, make arts and crafts, take in the penguin exhibit–and don’t forget to visit Touch-a-Truck, where kids can get up close to big machinery.
Holiday Celebration of the Arts
Check out Red Wing’s Anderson Center for this 10th anniversary of this celebration, showcasing more than 60 artists with studio tours, demonstrations, and readings.
The Betsy-Tacy Victorian Christmas
Visit Betsy’s and Tacy’s houses, do a little Christmas shopping, and enjoy a story hour.
Annie’s Swedish Jul Coffee Party
A three-course Swedish coffee party, with the opportunity to learn about Swedish Christmas traditions, at the Gammelgarden Museum. Reservations required.
Celebrate St. Lucia Day the Scandinavian way at the Gammelgarden Museum. Arrive early for church, followed by a Swedish breakfast bord and St. Lucia Day program.
Holidays in the Village
Take a trip back to the 19th century, visit with a Victorian Santa, craft and cooking activities and live music.
Christmas at Glensheen
Duluth’s most famous mansion is decorated to the hilt and available for viewing through several different tours.
Christmas on the Farm
Explore the historic Kelley Farm with a 75-minute guided tour with hike and horse- or oxen-drawn bobsled or wagon ride. Reservations required.
Christmas Traditions House Tour
Dec. 6-8, Dec. 10
Enjoy a tour of the James J. Hill House, provided by actors portraying servants of the period, telling stories gleaned from actual Hill House documents.
Christmas Saturdays for Families
Bring the kids to the James J. Hill House for arts and crafts and the fun of exploring a grand old mansion. Betsy
What else is happening in our state? Be sure to check out the 10 p.m. Tuesday night WCCO newscasts, where you can learn more in the weekly segment, Finding Minnesota.