The Blue Water Area offers a multitude of holiday happenings for your families’ consideration.
Meet Father Christmas: Dec. 11, 2-5 p.m. at the Victorian regal, Heather House. 409 North Main Street, Marine City. Christmas readings, coloring contest and light refreshments. Event information: (810) 765-3175.
Victorian dinner: Port Sanilac Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. Dinner at the mansion. Tickets are $70 for the public. $65 for members. For ticket reservation and location information, call (810) 622-9946.
Dickens Festival: Dec. 9-11. Holly Michigan. Weekend long event includes: old fashioned games, a parade Friday, the Dickens Races offer a 5k,10k and tiny Tim trot and the Detroit Model Railroad Club will be sharing their hobby all days of the event. Further event information at (248) 328-8191.
Holiday Art Gallery: Studio 1219 presents their winter exhibition, Holiday Art Gallery. This event features items for sale by local artists. Also at exhibit is the Ten Thousand Village Festival Sale. This event started Nov. 15 and runs through Dec. 31, 2011. Further information call: (810) 984-2787.
Nut Cracker Ballet: Dec. 9-Dec. 11, 2011. Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sunday 2 p.m. 701 McMorran Blvd. Port Huron Michigan, 48060. For further information, call (801) 985-6166.
SC4 Symphonic Band Concert: Holiday Winds and Voices: Saturday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m. Event takes place at McMorran Place Auditorium. Cost is $7 for adults, $5 for students and free for k-12 students. For information call (810) 989-5709.