Be on hand to watch the lighting of Michigan’s official Christmas tree at the 27th Annual Silver Bells in the City on November 18 in downtown Lansing. Festivities include an electric light parade and fireworks over the state Capitol building.
Down the lakeshore on November 18, the St. Joseph Luminary Festival celebrates the beginning of the holiday season. Stroll through beautiful candle-lit streets as more than 800 luminaries light your way through local shops offering gift ideas, festive décor and tasty refreshments.
Howell rings in the holidays with the 28th Annual Fantasy of Lights Parade on November 25. Enjoy Christmas Alley, the Fantasy 5K Run and a Gingerbread House display all leading up to this magical parade of illuminated floats making its way through the National Historic District downtown.
Be dazzled by more than 1.5 million points of glimmering holiday light with downtown Rochester’s The Big, Bright Light Show! Stroll through the shops, restaurants and special displays November 28 – January 1, 2012.