Create your holiday memories in Watertown this December!
Updated: Nov 28, 2018
Watertown is sure to offer your family a special holiday experience this month. Enjoy visits with Santa, a live nativity, the CP Holiday Train, shopping fun, and so much more!
Visit Santa in his house, located in the Mullen's Dairy Bar parking lot (212 W. Main St.)
2018 Santa House Hours:
Saturday, November 24, 7-8pm
Thursday, December 6, 6-8pm
Saturday, December 8, 1-3pm
Monday, December 10, 3-5pm
Tuesday, December 11, 6-8pm
Thursday, December 13, 4-6pm
Sunday, December 16, 6-8pm
Wednesday, December 19, 6-8pm
November 25-December 16: Watertown Window Wonderland. Enjoy historic downtown Watertown, dressed in its holiday best. Vote for your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd favorite holiday window display. Downtown Watertown. Ballots are available at participating businesses. Completed ballots should be dropped off at the Watertown Area Chamber of Commerce or the Watertown Public Library. www.facebook.com/WatertownTourism
November 30-December 1st,: Watertown WELS joint presentation of the Living Nativity. Friday Nov. 30th, 5-8pm and Saturday Dec. 1st, 3-7pm at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Watertown. A new presentation will begin every 30 minutes. Free admission, parking and refreshments are provided. Please call St. Luke’s Church at 920-261-2120 for further information. 301 Clark St.
December 1, 10am-5pm: Schurz School PTO Holiday Craft Fair. The craft fair will showcase fine jewelry, handcrafted products, unique crafts, antiques and re-purposed items from Elite Market Place, local artists, and more!!! Schurz PTO will have baked goods available along with some great raffles. 1508 Neenah Street.
December 1, 7pm-9:30pm: David Mazzie Benefit Concert for the Gosling Nest. Enjoy the live music of David Mazzie. Concessions available, Admission-Free will offering. Watertown Players Theatre, 210 S. Water St.
December 2, 1pm-5pm: 25th Annual Watertown Holiday Parade of Homes. Five beautiful local homes, dressed in their holiday best, will be open for public viewing. This year's event will benefit downtown beatification efforts and the Food to Go and Grow program. You can now purchase tickets online for this great event at www.watertownmainstreet.org. Tickets are also available for purchase at Tribeca GalleryCafe & Books, Watertown Ace Hardware, Watertown Piggly Wiggly and Watertown Hometown Pharmacy.
December 2, 12pm: Quarter Mania. Why pay retail when you can pay QUARTERS!? Vendors will be auctioning their awesome products for 1 - 4 QUARTERS.
Buy your paddle at the door for $5. All proceeds will go to Watertown Gifts for kids! If you like the product, put your QUARTER(S) in the bucket & put your paddle up! If your number is drawn, you WIN! Previewing of items starts at NOON & the Auction begins at 1:00PM. Windwood of Watertown, W5710 CR-CW.
December 4, 5:30pm-9:30pm: CMN Christmas Movie at Towne Cinema. RE/MAX Solutions will be hosting the 18th Annual Christmas Movie to benefit Children's Miracle Network! This year we will be showing the 1938 version of the classic A Christmas Carol. Staring Reginald Owen, Gene Lockhart, Kathleen Lockhart. Your $25 ticket includes: Reserved seating, Expedited check-in, Buffet by Glenn's Market & Catering, Beer by Lyons Irish Pub, Wine, Silent and Live Auction, and the knowledge that you have helped make a child’s life better! Soda, water and snacks are available from the theater concessions. Towne Cinema - 308 E Main St.
December 6, Towne Cinema presents silent film with piano accompaniment: Buster Keaton in “The General.” David Drazin will accompany the movie with live piano music just like in 1926 when the movie was first shown. Get a group together to see the physical skill of this talented comedian while enjoying the live music. See it on the big screen like the movie was meant to be seen in this historic theater that opened in 1913. 308 E Main St.
December 7, 2018, 7:55pm: Canadian Pacific Holiday Train-Watertown Stop.
-Performance from 8:00pm-8:30pm
-Brandt-Quirk Park parking lot (ball diamond), adjacent to track
-Performers: The Trews and Willy Porter
Please remember, this is a fundraiser for our local food pantry so please bring non-perishable food donations to support CP's generous efforts.
December 9th, 3-6pm: Berres Brothers Coffee Roasters DIY Gift Basket Making. Customize your gift basket to suit the coffee lover in your life. We'll have lots of cute, clever gift items; choose your container and create a unique presentation! Finishing touches are provided; crinkle paper, cellophane bags and ribbons! Enjoy food and drink specials during event! 202 Air Park Dr.
December 14, 15, at 7pm and December 16, at 2:30pm: The Watertown Players present "Miracle on 34th Street." The Watertown Players’ production of a Lux Radio adaptation of Miracle on 34th Street will be performed pm at the Watertown Players’ Theater in The Market, 210 S Water St, Watertown.
December 16, 10:30am-2pm: Breakfast with Santa at Windwood of Watertown. Don't miss out on breakfast with Santa at Windwood! Reservations will be taken from 10:30AM-2:00PM. Breakfast buffet includes: Scrambled eggs with Wisconsin cheddar chees, Eggs Benedict, Creme Brulee French toast with warm maple syrup, Applewood smoked bacon, Maple sausage, Chicken entrée, American fries, Seasonal fresh fruit, Variety of yogurts, Juice and coffee,
Adults (13+): $19.95 per person, Kids (4-12) : $13.95 per person, Kids 3 and under are free, There will be a visit from Santa in front of the fireplace from 11AM-1:30PM and a cookie decorating station for the kids. Call 920-262-9091 to make your reservation today! Windwood of Watertown, W5710 CR-CW
December 22, 7:30pm-10:30pm: Celtic Christmas Family Show at Lyons Irish Pub. Derek Byrne sings the carols of his Irish childhood and tells stories about Christmas in Ireland. He will be joined by his children, with Keira playing guitar and singing, and Cael playing drums. Enjoy their only Celtic Christmas show this year! 201 E. Main St.
December 31, 6pm-12am: Ring in the New Year with Elvis! Tony Rocker and the Comeback Special performs on New Year's Eve at the Elks Lodge. Bar opens at 6pm, music 8pm-midnight. Advance tickets $10, $15 at the door. Snacks, party favors, cash bar. Call 920-261-6739 for tickets. 117 N.First St.