Christmas Time in Crawfordsville

Crawfordsville has a lot of festive fun coming this month just in time for Christmas! Check out all the fun below:

Christmas Parade and Open House
Frankfort, IN

Food, floats and prizes and lots of Christmas spirit! Load up the sleigh and head downtown. Be sure to check out all the holiday specials from downtown merchants.

Holiday Music in the Mansion
December 1st and 2nd

Visitors will enjoy some special treats in the mansion this December as the “Sounds of the Seiberling” includes even more live music performances. Saturday, November 26th (opening night): The Kokomo Brass will once again entertain everyone before the lighting ceremony, then move inside to provide favorite holiday tunes in the first floor music room. The Vivace Flute Trio (Stephanie Bolinger, Kathy Condon, and Anna Naegeli) will perform for visitors on second floor. The Kokomo Men of Note, a Christmas tradition at the mansion, will be caroling in the third floor ballroom, as well.
Thursday, December 1st from 6:00-7:00 p.m.: FROGS (Four Really Old Guys), holiday classics barbershop style.
Friday, December 2nd from 6:00-8:00 p.m.: Instrumental ensemble from First Evangelical Presbyterian Church
Thursday, December 8th from 6:00-7:00 p.m.: Jeff and Dave (Wood flute and percussion duo).
Friday, December 9th: Coventry Carolers (Stew and Judy Lauterbach and Laura Groves on banjo, bass and guitar)
Sunday, December 11th from 2:30-3:30 p.m.: the Choraleers singing group
Thursday, December 15th from 6:00-8:00 p.m.: The Brass Works brass quintet
Friday, December 16th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. – First Evangelical Presbyterian Church Carolers Ensemble.


2016 Warsaw 1st Friday Event
December 2nd
Downtown Warsaw Indiana

Event will be held on December 2, 2016. First Friday brings a festive atmosphere to downtown Warsaw. The downtown streets are turned into a huge block party. It features a special theme with entertainment and activities for the whole family. Hours: 5pm-9pm

Lafayette Holiday Makers Market
DECEMBER 2, 2016
Wea Creek Orchard

Holiday Makers Market is a collaboration of many wonderful handmade items featuring several local artists and guests from all over Indiana. Hours: Fri 6pm-10pm; Sat 10am-9pm; Sun 12pm-4pm

Indianapolis Holiday Show 2016
DECEMBER 2, 2016|
The Harrison Center for the Arts

Come out and join us to meet makers and artists in person, see their complete product lines, get a jump on your holiday gift buying, warm up with some local brews, eat delicious food truck fare, and hear live music. Hours: 5pm-10pm


Home for the Holidays Extravaganza
DECEMBER 3, 2016
Jefferson Middle School

Holiday Shopping experience featuring Direct Sellers, Independent Consultants/Representatives & Crafters who work from the Home. Includes a huge Silent Auction, food. and entertainment.

Pet Photo Night
December 11th
Tippecanoe Mall

Bring your pet to pose with Santa.


Good Beers and Ugly Sweaters
December 15th
Indiana History Center

Wear your ugliest Christmas sweater and get some holiday cheer as you taste seasonal beers produced by local craft brewers and enjoy live music. You might even win a prize for the best holiday sweater.
Ages 21 and up. Ticket includes hearty appetizers and craft beer tastings from Sun King Brewing, Bier Brewery, Triton Brewing,Upland Brewing, Daredevil Brewing, Scarlet Lane Brewing, Quaff ON! Brewing, Tow Yard Brewing, and Carson’s Brewing.

Whoville Brunch Featuring the Grinch
December 18th
The Indianapolis Propylaeum

And he’s anxious to meet you and your little “who’s” at our Whoville Brunch where you’ll dine on yummy Green Eggs & Ham, Who Hash, Roast Beasts and many more Whoville specialties!! And be sure to bring your camera…you won’t want to miss capturing these special memories! Come tour the seasonally decorated 1890’s Mansion, dine with the Grinch and create a new “who”-liday tradition! Reservations are required.

2 Seating Options – 12:00 pm & 12:45 pm: Please arrive promptly at the start time of your reservation.

Brunch Buffet Menu:

  • Green Eggs & Ham
  • Roast Beasts (Roast Beef & Mushroom Chicken)
  • Who Hash
  • Cindy Lou’s Pancake & Toppings Bar
  • Mayor Maywho’s Crispy Bacon & Sausage
  • Yots in a Pot (Green Beans)
  • Whoville Christmas Trees (Broccoli)
  • Betty Lou Who’s Fruit Bowl
  • Diffendoofers Dessert (Pudding with Crushed Candy Canes)
  • Officer Wholihan’s Beverage Station including: Grinchy Juice, Coffee, Decaf, Iced Tea & Milk



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