For the Kids

Children’s Story Time at the Fillebrown House

Children and their families are invited to experience old fashioned Christmas traditions at the Fillebrown House.  Pajamas are welcome.  Wind down with cider and a cookie before heading out into the December night.

Advance Tickets Required - $5/person.  Online store: or call 651-407-5327

PJs with Santa

Get in your best Christmas pajamas and join the annual holiday event. Meet Santa, see the “No Nose for Rudolph Show,” get your face painted, and enjoy balloon animals, games and cookies! This is a great, cozy event for kids of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Neighborhood Toy Store Day

Enjoy refreshments and fun activities with the kids!

Giveaways! Games! Gift Ideas!

Saturday, Nov. 9th 10 am - 6pm

GoodKids, 4760 Banning Ave, Downtown White Bear Lake

KIDS ACTIVITIES: (while supplies last)
Mini Bake Shop
Wikki Stix Crafts
Experience the Top Holiday Toys
Enter for a chance to WIN a Faber-Castell Arts Gift Basket, $75 value
Meet Olaf from Frozen, 11am - 1pm

The 29th Annual Stillwater Nutcracker

The Stillwater Nutcracker, now in its 29th year, is a family-friendly version of the classical ballet, choreographed to the music of Tchaikovsky, and follows the traditional story line of the young girl named Clara and her Christmas dream. Our version includes a live narration and the exuberant dancing of children from the age of five through professional level dancers who grace the show with beauty and spirit.

Tickets $21 for reserved seating

11/29 2p & 7p

11/30 2p & 7p

12/01 1p & 6p

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train Stops at Union Depot

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will stop at Union Depot on Tuesday, December 10 for a musical performance. Attendees are encouraged to bring cash or a healthy food donation to benefit local food shelves. Canadian Pacific is committed to raising awareness about filling community food shelves with heart-healthy foods.

Union Depot Holiday Tree Lighting + Movie Night

The Holiday Tree Lighting celebration will begin with entertainment and holiday activities then move outside to the North Plaza for the annual tree lighting celebration followed by a celebratory fireworks display. Afterwards, stay for a Holiday Movie Night double feature of holiday favorites Elf then The Polar Express.

Crafting With Santa

Free family event. Crafting with Santa, hot cocoa and treats, photos with Santa and a free digitial digital download!

Okee Dokee Brothers

Justin Lansing and Joe Mailander have been exploring the outdoors together since they were kids. Now, as the Grammy-winning Okee Dokee Brothers, they write songs to encourage kids and families to get outside and get creative. Their brand new album Winterland is a tribute to the season of coziness, family time, and outdoor fun!


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