The holiday season in the Stevens Point Area is magical! Find all of the events happening this year from holiday parades to visits from Santa. Read on to learn more about these events in our guide to Holiday Happenings in the Stevens Point Area.

Holiday Parade

Watch downtown Stevens Point come to life in the Holiday Parade. Each year has a different festive theme and you'll find fun for the whole family with amazing floats from dozens of local businesses and organizations. Stake your spot on Main Street this November to join in on the holiday cheer.

Holiday Parade
November 16, 2022
1320 Main Street - 913 Main Street

holiday parade float

Enchanted Forest

Get in the holiday spirit at Enchanted Forest. Rosholt High School and FCCLA Chapter present this event at the Rosholt Fair Park in the Community Building. See over 50 trees covered in lights for the beautiful season and enjoy a visit with Santa, a petting zoo, and a live Nativity!

Enchanted Forest
Weekends November 25 - December 23, 26-27, 2022
186 W Forest St, Rosholt, WI 54473

christmas in the pinesPhoto Credit: @mkrealestateteam_nhp

Tomorrow River Christmas

From Christmas dinners and buffets to holiday shows and ice skating, celebrate your Christmas in Amherst. Join Amherst on December 2 through the 4 for fun activities for the whole family like a Christmas craft show with several rooms full of crafts by various crafters and artists, parties to celebrate the season, and maybe even a visit from the big man in the red suit! Santa will be at O'Brien's on Main's outdoor seating area after the parade.

Tomorrow River Christmas Parade
December 2, 2022
357 N Main Street - Washington Street
Tomorrow River Christmas Craft Show
December 3, 2022
487 N. Main Street, Amherst, WI 54406

Tomorrow River Christmas children program

Downtown Christmas

Santa Claus is coming to town, and he brought his reindeer with him! Visit Downtown Stevens Point on December 10 for holiday activities, crafts, and indoor and outdoor markets. And while you’re there, give a visit to the jolly elf and his flying crew.

Downtown Christmas
December 10, 2022
913 Mainstreet (fountain in Public Square)
Christmas TreePhoto Credit: @marina_travelphotos


Christmas Crawl

Put on your favorite ugly sweater and get ready to crawl! Downtown Stevens Point is once again hosting its annual Christmas Crawl. Come downtown this December to join in on the fun. Tickets go on sale in November and all ticket sale proceeds will go toward the Portage County Humane Society and Big Brothers and Sisters of Central Wisconsin.

Christmas Crawl
December 17, 2022
Various Stops

christmas crawl

Tinsel Trail

Get a jump on your holiday shopping at the Tinsel Trail sponsored by the Stevens Point Junior Women's Club. 150+ vendors will display and sell their homemade goods. Want to learn more about this event? Check out our guide to 4 Things To Know About Tinsel Trail.

Tinsel Trail
November 20, 2022
1001 Amber Avenue, Stevens Point, WI 54482
Tinsel Trail (2)


Want more?

Get involved with some more winter fun by checking out our winter things to do or holiday gift guide! Also, check out our events calendar to stay updated on more fun events coming soon to the Stevens Point Area. Don't forget to capture your own fun while you're here and add your photo, including #StevensPointArea on Instagram and share your favorites throughout the holiday season!