Advance Plumbing

150 parsons

5:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
9:30 p.m.

Enjoy a holiday performance by Detroit Actor’s Theater Company.


Blick Art Materials

4501 Woodward

5:00-10:00 p.m.

Blick Detroit will be having its annual ‘Local Artist Showcase’ featuring work by over 40 artists. Stop by and check out all the great work and vote for your favorite. When you place your vote, you will automatically be entered to win a $50 store card!! Holiday themed “Make it/Take it” demos, exclusive deals, prize raffles, and refreshments.


Blossoms Midtown

4152 Third

3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m.

Live demonstrations featuring decorating ideas for the Holiday using fresh and permanent flowers, greenery and accessories. Our talented floral designers will inspire you with creative ideas to decorate your home for the holiday season!



5800 Cass

5:00 p.m - 10:00 p.m.

Stop by Carhartt and pick up Drifter Coffee (made fresh!), refreshments and enjoy the sounds of the Wayne State Jazz Band playing live Christmas Music!  “Warm” up for the holidays with an amazing deal on a special Carhartt Santa Beanie (first year ever released to the public!).


Cathedral Church of St. Paul

4800 Woodward

3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Live Animals of the Nativity on the Woodward Lawn.


Detroit Institute of Arts

5200 Woodward

12:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m.

Audivi performs in Kresge Court.


Detroit Institute of Arts

5200 Woodward

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Photos with Santa in Kresge Reception.


Detroit Public Library

5201 Woodward

4:00 p.m.

Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings performs in Friends Auditorium.

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First Unitarian Universalist Church

4605 Cass

9:00 p.m.

Thornetta Davis performs a holiday show in the Sanctuary.


First Congrega-

33 E. Forest

8:00 p.m.

Twelfth Night Singers performs in the Sanctuary.


Michigan Science Center

5020 John R

1:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m.

Academy of Russian Classical Ballet performs on the Chrysler Science Stage.


Mosaic Midtown Church

80 W. Alexandrine

4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m.

Join CMAP for their performance, “Nutcracker Silhouettes,” a shadow puppet version of Tchaikovsky's classic set to an orchestral score. Kids can also make a show puppet and take home!


The Whitney

4421 Woodward

6:30 p.m.

Visit the Whitney Garden Detroit School of Arts Vision Male Choir.

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Willis Show Bar

4156 Third

8:30 p.m.
10:00 p.m.
11:30 p.m.

“NoLa Night” - A Holiday Gumbo

Live performances by The Heavy Petters featuring John “T-Bone” Paxton - vox/trombone, Mike Zaporski – piano, Dave Zwolinksi – drums, Jorian Olk-Szost – bass, plus special guests.


WSU Dept. of Music - Schaver Music Recital Hall

480 W. Hancock

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Join students, faculty and alumni from the Wayne State University Department of Music for an evening of eclectic sounds that are sure to get you and your family into the holiday spirit. Warm up in Schaver Music Recital Hall with dazzling performances featuring the Electronic Music Ensemble, the Women’s Chorale, Men’s Glee Club and IL Segreto String Quartet.