Please call ahead to confirm events at this time. Many activities listed below are canceled, and most institutions are closed or operating on very limited hours during the COVID-19 outbreak. 

Find fun for your family around Southwest Michigan with our Kalamazoo Events Calendar. Daily things to do in Kalamazoo – and beyond – with kids!

Date/Time Event
7:30 AM

Robotics State Championships
at Kellogg Arena, Battle Creek

8:30 AM

Pancakes with Santa
at ‘[title of show]’ at Actors Theatre in Grand Rapids,

9:00 AM

2019 Dear Santa: A magical Christmas Event
at Gull Meadow Farms, Richland

9:00 AM

Barry County Festival of Trees
at Gilmore Car Museum, Hickory Corners

9:00 AM

Breakfast with Santa
at Cornwell’s Turkeyville, Marshall

9:00 AM

Lights at the Farm
at Gull Meadow Farms, Richland

🆓 9:00 AM

Scholastic Book Fairs Holiday Warehouse Sale
at Kalamazoo County Expo Center, Kalamazoo

🆓 9:30 AM

SMAA Gallery Holiday Open House
at Southwest Michigan Artists’ Association, Paw Paw

🆓 10:00 AM

Christmas at the Keeper's House
at Light Keeper’s House, South Haven

10:00 AM

Dreaming of a Green Christmas
at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings

10:00 AM

Holiday Kids Yoga Workshop
at Santosha Wellness, Kalamazoo

10:00 AM

Photos with Santa at The Crossroads Mall
at The Crossroads Mall, Portage

10:00 AM

Story Time with Miss Michelle
at Art Bayou, Kalamazoo

🆓 10:30 AM

Art Detectives at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
at Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo

11:00 AM

2019 Reindeer Dash/Santa Stroll
at The Local Grind Coffee House, Delton

🆓 11:00 AM

Downtown Kalamazoo Santa's Workshop
at Epic Center, Kalamazoo

Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at  their Downtown Kalamazoo Workshop, located on the 2nd floor of the Epic Center, the Old Jacoben’s Department store building, 359 S Kalamazoo Mall. While...Read More

🆓 11:00 AM

Downtown Kalamazoo's Holly Jolly Trolley
at AMC Portage Street 10, Kalamazoo

Holly Jolly Trolley - Enjoy FREE rides throughout downtown Kalamazoo on and old fashion trolley, beautifully decorated for the holiday season. Trolley stops are located at In front of City...Read More

🆓 11:00 AM

Free Pictures With Santa
at Battle Creek Harley-Davidson, Battle Creek

11:00 AM

Little River Railroad Christmas Express
at Little River Railroad, Coldwater

11:00 AM

Of Christmas Past at Historic Charlton Park
at Historic Charlton Park, Hastings

🆓 11:00 AM

Plainwell's Children's Christmas Festival
at City of Plainwell, Plainwell

🆓 12:00 PM

Santa's House in St. Joseph
at Downtown St. Joseph, Saint Joseph

12:00 PM

W.K. Kellogg Manor House Holiday Market
at W.K. Kellogg Manor House, Hickory Corners

1:00 PM

Gingerbread House Workshop
at Schrier Park, Portage

1:00 PM

Rollerworld Saturday Fun Skate
at Rollerworld, Kalamazoo

2:00 PM

2019 Bake And Craft Sale Fundraiser
at Vicksburg Historic Village, Vicksburg

🆓 2:00 PM

Christmas in the Village
at Downtown Vicksburg, Vicksburg

2:00 PM

Lunch with Santa
at Garden Griddle, Mattawan

🆓 2:00 PM

Paddington Bear Marmalade Matinee
at Kalamazoo Public Library- Central Library, Kalamazoo

2:30 PM

Holiday Ice Review
at Wings West Ice Arena, Kalamazoo

🆓 3:00 PM

Christmas Market @St. Mary
at Preschool Storytime,

🆓 4:30 PM

Free Santa Hours at Gull Meadow Farms
at Gull Meadow Farms, Richland

🆓 5:00 PM

Festival of Lights Warming House
at Battle Creek Welcome Center, Battle Creek

5:00 PM

Parents Night Out at Branch Gymnastics of Battle Creek
at Branch Gymnastics of Battle Creek, Battle Creek

5:00 PM

at Binder Park Zoo, Battle Creek

🆓 5:30 PM

River Lights of Wonder
at Riverside Church, Three Rivers

6:00 PM

2019 Merry Mile
at Calhoun County Fairgrounds, Marshall

7:30 PM

Grand Rapids Ballet Presents The Nutcracker
at DeVos Performance Hall, Grand Rapids

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