Kansas' Christmas and Holiday Event Guide!

From Holiday Craft Week in Emporia,KS on December 5th, to Enchant Christmas in Kansas City on December 24th, there's no shortage of festive events to attend this year in Kansas. Spanning over three weeks, there will be a variety of activities to choose from, including crafts, winter markets, symphonies, movies, and more.

Holiday Craft Week, Emporia,KS

December 6, 2023 at 9:00am
The joy of the holidays with a kid-friendly craft event at the Emporia Public Library! Kids of all ages can join in the fun, creating crafts to help bring out the holiday spirit. Plenty of materials and helpful staff will be on hand to ensure each project turns out perfectly.

Christmas Through the Ages, Lecompton,KS

December 6, 2023 at 10:00am
Explore Christmas through the ages this December at the Territorial Capital Museum in Lecompton, Kansas! With over 200 bedazzled Christmas trees and decorations, it's sure to be an event to remember. Make sure to take advantage of the city's quaint downtown and yummy restaurants while you're there!

The Cowtown Santa Express, Abilene,KS

December 8, 2023 at 5:00pm
Come join the magical holiday experience of The Cowtown Santa Express at the Abilene Smoky Valley Train Depot! Travel back in time to Old Abilene Town and meet Santa on a festive train full of lights, cookies, and hot chocolate. Make lasting memories with your family this Christmas season!

Andover Winter Market, Andover,KS

December 9, 2023 at 9:00am
Visit Hope Community Church on December 9th for the first ever Andover Winter Market. Enjoy the holiday spirit by browsing through 40 local vendors in a warm and cozy country setting. Don't miss out on the games, contests and door prizes!

Salina Symphony Presents Christmas Festival, Salina,KS

December 9, 2023 at 7:00pm
The Salina Symphony invites you to join them at the Stiefel Theatre for the Performing Arts for a festive Christmas celebration. Enjoy the show with live performances from Iron Street Dance Company, Tamara Howe School of Dance, Salina Chorale, Kansas Wesleyan University Chorale, and Salina Youth Choir. This event is sure to get you in the holiday spirit!

Adult Craft: Hot Cocoa Ornaments with Cricut Personalized Mugs, Dodge City,KS

December 12, 2023 at 4:00pm
On December 12, 2023, adults can head to the Dodge City Public Library for a fun craft session. Create a one-of-a-kind mug with personalized details and a hot cocoa ornament as a special holiday gift. Recommended ages: 18 and older.

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, Wichita,KS

December 15, 2023 at 7:00pm
Come join the celebration at the Orpheum Theatre - Wichita KS this December! Celebrate the holiday season with KFDI and Classic Rock 104.5 at a screening of National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation. Have a blast with games, props, and prizes - costumes are even encouraged. Get ready to deck the halls with laughter at the escapades of the Griswold family!

Annual Downtown Holiday Event 2023, Goodland,KS

December 16, 2023 at 11:00am
Come join the festivities at the Annual Downtown Holiday Event 2023, located at the 524 E. Hwy 24 in Goodland, KS. There will be a Red Brick Holiday Market, Santa's Schoolhouse, Santa's Workshop, Story-time with Santa, and end with a Holiday Cinema extravaganza. Don't miss out on the holiday cheer!

Kready Holiday Spectacular 2023, Topeka,KS

December 23, 2023 at 7:00pm
The Topeka Performing Arts Center will be hosting an incredible event this December 23rd. CoreFirst Bank and Trust presents the Kready Holiday Spectacular, with Topeka native and Broadway star, Jeff Kready, and his wife, Nikki Renee Daniels. Enjoy a wide range of holiday favorites from the classic to the contemporary, performed by Jeff and Nikki, their daughters Lena and Louise, and more! Don't miss out on this incredible event at the Topeka Performing Arts Center.

Enchant Christmas Returns to Kansas City , Kansas City,KS

December 24, 2023
Step into the magical world of Enchant Christmas this December at Legends Field. Marvel at the Mischievous Elf light maze and explore Santa's Landing as you make your way around the Village of tiny storefronts. Feel the winter breeze as you skate through a dazzling forest of Christmas lights. Legends Field is the place to be this holiday season!

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