The 2015 holiday season in Edina is officially underway and we’re ready to help you fill your calendar!
Shopping AND a Floor Show?
Choose Saturdays to do your holiday shopping at 50 & France and you’ll be serenaded by strolling holiday carolers. This weekend you can enjoy the vocals of the Washburn High School Chamber Singers. Next Saturday’s shoppers will delight to the sounds of Edina Singing Seniors and on the 19th you’ll enjoy the Edina High School Chamber Singers.
Carollers will be performing from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m.
“Up North” Holiday Gift Sale
The Edina Art Center is the scene of the “Up North” Holiday Gift Sale, weekends through December 23. Here you’ll find some wonderful gift ideas, from hand-made jewelry to potter and textiles. The gallery’s open house is happening tomorrow, December 5, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. and you’re invited to come on in and make an ornament and sip hot cocoa. The Edina Art Center is located at 4701 W. 64th St. Get additional details here.
Holiday Pops Skate Exhibition
Here comes our amazing local figure skaters for their annual Holiday Pops Exibition! This year it will be held this Sunday, December 6, from 4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the Braemar Ice Arena. This is a benefit, by the way, for Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People (VEAP), so bring a couple of cans of food to help out. If you do, your admission will be only $5 (kids under 12 get in free). Get additional event details here.
Breakfast with Santa
Santa will be flying in to Edina on Saturday, December 12, and he’s already told us he’ll be hungry! Grab the kids and head out to the Braemar Golf Course Clubhouse (6364 John Harris Dr.). Get there by 9 a.m. to enjoy a buffet breakfast, gingerbread house decorating and more. Admission is $10 per child and $15 for adults. Learn more about this here.
Head to Braemar Arena on the 19th of December to Skate with Santa! There will also be lots of fun things for the kids to do such as craft and cookie decorating stations. The concession stand will, of course, be offering local favorites.
You’ll need to pre-register for the event so get on over to the Braemar’s website and get ‘er done!