Numerous galleries and gift shops on Main Street will be having Holiday Sales & Open Houses every weekend of November and into Decemeber! And you'll find warm drinks and sweet treats at various locations as you shop. And don't forget about Small Business Saturday on November 24th! Shop local in Alma, Wisconsin!
Local Church Events: Get a hearty meal and find some hand-made crafts at the Christmas Bazaar & Luncheon held at St. John's Lutheran Church (Dec. 1st, 10am to 2pm), and St. Lawrence Catholic Church will host their annual Christmas Cookie Walk (Dec. 8th, 9 to 10:30am). Also, enjoy an Ecumenical Christmas Tea; location to be announced.
A cherished Christmas event in Alma, Wisconsin, is the annual lighting of the Community Christmas Tree (Sunday, Dec 2nd, 5pm). This is part of the Lights of Our Lives event. White lights memorialize a deceased loved one. Green lights honor a relative or friend or express a holiday greeting. Blue lights memorialize a deceased child. And red lights honor or memorialize a military person in your life. Donations benefit Enhance Alma, a group of civic-minded volunteers that do many things to promote and beautify Alma, Wisconsin. The tree lighting in the Orange Street Garden is followed by caroling, warm drinks and sweet treats at Wings Over Alma.
This year's Christmas House Walk features 3 locations, open for self-guided tours. Tickets cost $7 and can be purchased in advance at Castlerock Museum or at any of the featured locations the day of the event. Locations yet to be announced.
The Big River Radio Wave Christmas Show is held at The Big River Theatre. The first show is at 5pm and second show is at 7pm. This year's guests will includ: Al Ross, Mary Mack, String Ties, and Mac Cherry. Call to reserve tickets: 608-685-4859. Ticket cost is $12. The shows will be recorded and aired on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day on Wisconsin Public Radio
Last but certainly not least, enjoy a Christmas Holiday Concert at the auditorium of the Alma Area Schools. Be entertained by Alma's youth. We are proud to share their talent with you!
Join us in Alma, Wisconsin as we share the warmth of Christmas with one another in our small river town.
Come and experience the Spirit of the Holidays with us!