Dowagiac Christmas Celebration
Event published by Greater Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce
November 16, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
Downtown Dowagiac Front Street
Yuletide classics trumpet the crisp air, welcoming families to holiday activities held during Dowagiac's Christmas Open House Saturday, from 10 to 2 p.m. Jolly 'Ole St. Nick greets children within the elegant indoor setting of Wood Fire Italian Trattoria. Enjoy the warm surroundings of the Pompeii Room, where children receive a gift from St. Nick. Outside families enjoy holiday vocal, instrumental and dance performances at Beckwith Park, where a meet & greet with costumed miniature horses is also held. Families can tour the city by horse-drawn wagon and meet local artisans, when they visit the Theta Mu Sorority Craft Show, held at Dowagiac Middle School from 9 to 3 p.m. Open House Weekend is also the official kick-off to the holiday shopping season, as specialty shops throughout the city feature their finest selections Friday & Saturday. While visiting the community, be sure to explore Dowagiac's quaint central business district, known best for its specialty shops, fine & casual dining, museums and art galleries.