Saturdays in Nov. & Dec./MARTINSVILLE – The Martinsville Candy Kitchen makes holiday dreams come true with their handmade candy canes. Watch their Facebook page for details on Saturday pour times each week, and additional pour times as they’re scheduled. Don’t miss Santa’s visits this year on Nov. 26 and Dec. 24 and check out all the other sweet treats while you’re there!
Christmas at the Zoo
Nov. 19-Dec. 31/INDIANAPOLIS – Experience this beloved holiday tradition! Do not miss a chance to meet Santa (thru Dec. 23) and Mrs. Claus in her kitchen (thru Dec. 30) while visiting some of your favorite animals. Visit Santa’s barn and see his sleigh and a few of the reindeer. For their 53rd year, beautiful new décor has been added to enhance your holiday experience. And the best part is it’s all included with regular admission! Activities run 5-9 p.m. and stay open until 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday. The zoo will be closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. For tickets and more information, visit https://www.indianapoliszoo.com/events/christmas-at-the-zoo/
Lights of Joy
Through Dec. 31/SHIPSHEWANA – 6-9 p.m. Tthe drive-through light display experience is now home to more than two million LED Christmas lights displayed in an almost mile-and-a-half-long symphony of colorful light scenes for this upcoming holiday season. When you arrive, tune your radio to our Christmas music broadcast and soak in the Christmas Spirit. Admission is $20 per vehicle. For more information or to reserve tickets, visit https://www.shipshewanalightsofjoy.com/
Through Dec. 31/CLARKSVILLE – Based on the popular movie, this timeless holiday classic is full of dancing, laughter, and some of the best songs ever written. Sure to be a highlight of your family’s holiday season! AAA and group discounts available. Ticket price includes dinner, show, tax & parking. The holiday menu features carved turkey, ham, fried chicken and fried fish choices with salads, sides, and coffee, tea, or water. Tickets start at $45. Matinee and evening dates are available. To reserve, visit online at http://derbydinner.com/
City of Lights
Thru Dec. 31/KOKOMO – Drive through more than 50 light displays through Highland Park. Open nightly at dusk through the end of the year. Santa will be there from 6-10 p.m. through Dec. 24 to greet visitors! Learn more. Drive through the Christmas Lights of Greentown to see large light displays, archways and thousands of lights at the Howard County Fairgrounds. Learn more. See Kokomo’s downtown district light up with Christmas lights and holiday window displays at Courthouse Square. Plus, see lighted floats and of course, Santa during the old-fashioned Christmas Parade starting at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022. Learn more. Experience the brilliant lights of the Seiberling Mansion (home of the Howard County Museum) at night. Thousands of twinkling lights – both inside and out –Enjoy free evenings Dec. 1-2, 8-9, 15-17. Take a short drive north of Kokomo to see the Lights in the Airpark display at the Grissom Air Museum, including multiple lighted displays near the aircraft. Gates open at 4:30 – 9 p.m. Learn more