The holidays are upon us! So many fabulous events are taking place in Lafayette-West Lafayette to celebrate this wonderful season. Check out this list of special events that will create memories to last a lifetime! Enjoy!

Holiday events

Santa at the Tippecanoe Mall

Santa’s Arrival is November 18! Bring the kids to meet Santa at the Tippecanoe Mall! Make sure they... Read More

Candy Cane Tours at McCord Candies

McCord’s Annual Candy Cane Tours are fun for everyone, young and old! Tours start November 19 and... Read More

2021 An Old-Fashioned Christmas at Linden Depot Museum

Come see the progress on the full-sized replica of an 1837 Norris 4-2-0 steam engine. Linden Depot... Read More

8th Annual Holiday Maker’s Market

Come start your holiday shopping and begin your winter fun at Indiana’s annual Makers Market hosted... Read More

Shop Small Greater Lafayette

Shop Small Saturday is now Shop Small MONTH in Greater Lafayette! Participating, locally owned and... Read More

A Big Swing Band Christmas

Celebrate the holidays at A Big Swing Band Christmas! Lafayette’s own Swing Band is an 18 piece Big... Read More

UU Holiday Art Fair

Visit our annual art fair featuring some amazing local artists! Find the best gifts including... Read More

Disney's Frozen JR.

Disney's Frozen JR. December 3-12, 2021 12/3-7:30 12/4-2:30 & 7:30 12/5-2:30 12/10-7:30... Read More

The Farm at Prophetstown Presents: Holiday on The Farm

Get in the holiday spirit, and join us as we decorate the house for the season. Enjoy holiday music... Read More

Holiday Downtown Farmers Market

The Lafayette Farmers Market has been around for over 165 years! Enjoy this special holiday market. Read More

Christmas Parade 2021

Largest holiday parade in Indiana starts the holiday season...area bands, local floats, clowns, fire... Read More

The Christmas Tree Arrives at the Purdue Union

Christmas time is finally here! Kick off your holiday celebration by watching the Christmas tree... Read More

Holidays at the Haan

Explore the historic mansion, decorated for the season with a Christmas tree in nearly every room,... Read More

The Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Purdue Union

President Mitch Daniels will light the Christmas tree and there will be a performance by the... Read More

Long Center for the Performing Arts Presents: A Motown Christmas

Box Office opens at 6:30 PM Doors open at 6:30 PM Show time: 8:00 PM A Motown Christmas features a... Read More

Christmas at the Canal

Tour the pioneer village, shop local vendors, hear live music, and visit with Santa! Read More

Tippecanoe Chamber of Music Presents: Holiday Brass

Come hear a fabulous brass quintet performing holiday favorites! Read More

Purdue Bands & Orchestra Presents: Holiday Cheer & All That Jazz

This concert is free and open to the public, as Protect Purdue guidelines permit. Dates and Times... Read More

Holiday Drop and Shop

Do you have last minute holiday shopping to finish? Drop your children off at the McAllister... Read More

Virtual Event: Purdue Convos presents: Manual Cinema’s Christmas Carol

A free Convos gift to you for the holidays! Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol remains a holiday... Read More

Winter Holiday Party

Our annual Winter Holiday Party is back! After having to take a break last year, the Latino Center... Read More

Purdue Contemporary Dance Company’s Winter Works

The Purdue Contemporary Dance Company, housed in the Rueff School of Design, Art, and Performance,... Read More

Lafayette Living Nativity

Beginning with the biblical account of creation and ending with the prophecy of Christ’s second... Read More

Jefferson High School Holiday Spectacular Shows

Every year when the holiday season is near, you can expect an outstanding show from the Lafayette... Read More

Here Comes Santa Claus!

Santa is taking time out of his busy schedule to visit us here at Richelle in a Handbasket. We have... Read More

Long Center for the Performing Arts Presents: The Polar Express

Doors and Box Office open at 1:30 PM. Movie starts at 2:00 PM Movie run time: 100 minutes Rating: G... Read More

Imagination Station Holiday Science Lab

Imagination Station will be filled with activities each with a bit of holiday flair, and the... Read More

Holiday Party at Wolf Park

Join the merriment of our annual Holiday Party! Be the bringer of good cheer as we make holiday gift... Read More

Purdue Bands & Orchestra Presents: Tuba Christmas

This concert is free and open to the public, as Protect Purdue guidelines permit. Dates and Times... Read More

Purdue Christmas Show 2021 - Virtual Event

After much consideration, the PMO staff made the difficult decision to host the 88th annual Purdue... Read More

Christmas on the Avenue

Please join us for our "Christmas on the Avenue" celebration! Featuring a living nativity, and free... Read More

Skate With Santa

Skate with Santa will be held on Saturday, December 18, 2021 from 9-11am. Santa invites you and your... Read More

Lafayette Symphony Orchestra Presents: Holiday Pops

'Tis the season for good cheer and great music. We've got holiday favorites new and old, from the... Read More

Lafayette Master Chorale Presents Candlelight, Lessons, and Carols

Celebrate the joyous return of the Lafayette Master Chorale with the traditional service of Nine... Read More

Donuts with Santa at McAllister Recreation Center

Did you know that we have reimagined Donuts with Santa this year to be safe and smart during the... Read More

Holiday Light Show- Home for Christmas 2021

Our Holiday Light Shows proudly presents “Home for Christmas 2021”, this year’s Christmas edition of... Read More

Holiday Health Fair

Sunshine Yoga and Health is bringing in some of their favorite health and wellness-related brands... Read More

BMFX Wrestling partnering with Operation Homefront for ”Seasons Beatings”

BMFX Wrestling proudly partners with Operation Homefront Toys for Tots to present: ”Seasons... Read More

Tippecanoe Arts Federation Exhibits: TAF Holiday Member Show, After School Arts Program

Art Exhibit Calendar: December 3 – 17 TAF Holiday Member Show, After School Arts Program First... Read More

Tippecanoe Arts Federation Reception: TAF Holiday Member Show, After School Arts Program

Exhibit: December 3 – 17 TAF Holiday Member Show, After School Arts Program First Friday... Read More

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🎄 Pick the perfect holiday tree!

Create Holiday Traditions at 7 Greater Lafayette Tree Farms 2021

What is your favorite holiday memory? Is it opening presents on Christmas day? Or eating a big Christmas feast? Or could it be gathering the family and heading to a local Christmas tree farm to pick out the...

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