Join in the very, merry medley of upcoming Baraboo area Christmas events.  From the historic downtown streets to the quaint corners of neighboring towns, the Baraboo area Christmas events have begun!Nestled in the rolling hills of Wisconsin, the Baraboo area and its surrounding communities come alive with the spirit of the season as December descends upon us. 
As you venture into the area communities of BarabooLodiPortageReedsburgSauk City, Prairie du Sac and Wisconsin Dells picture postcard scenes unfold as each area contributes their own unique flair to the holiday spirit.Discover the warmth of community, the joy of giving, and the timeless traditions that make this area of Wisconsin a holiday haven for all.

The Greatest Place On Earth | S4231 County Road A, Baraboo, W

🎄Shop The Greatest Place On Earth on Dec. 9, | 9:00-1:00 & Dec. 16 | 9:00-1:00 at S4231 County Road A, Baraboo, WI. 

🎄Explore our selection of hoodies, long & short sleeve tees, ornaments, drinkware and stocking stuffers that will make your gift the Greatest Gift of all. 

🎄Spread the Greatest Place on Earth love and give the gift for those near and far.

Shop Downtown Baraboo

FREE Horse drawn wagon rides around the square and Visit Santa at the Al Ringling Theatre 11-2 every Saturday Thanksgiving to Christmas.

Shop over 40 locally owned stores full of unique gifts for everyone on your list.

Stores open 7 days a week.

See a complete list of Shops

Shop Downtown Lodi, WI

Join the entire downtown businesses and kick off the holiday season in Lodi!

  • Shop Downtown Lodi and show your support for our local businesses!  Don’t forget to pick up your Lights on Lodi passbook and earn points for shopping local!

Breakfast with Santa at Culvers | Tickets will be available starting November 27th at 9am.

Tickets in advance are required for this event for Dec 9th    Tickets can be obtained online here or in person at the Chamber of Commerce office, located at 104 West Cook Street.  

Joi Santa for Breakfast at Culver’s in Portage.
Breakfast seating will be from 8AM-9AM.  You should arrive by 8:30AM to get your photograph with Santa.  Limited seating and please bring your own camera.

Santa Trains at Riverside & Great Northern Railway | Saturday, Dec. 5 | 10:00AM-3:00 PM | Downtown Wisconsin Dells

Dec 5, 2023. Approximate arrival 2:30pm

Looking for a one-of-a-kind night out that will get you in the holiday spirit and benefit a good cause? The Canadian Pacific (CP) and Kansas City Southern (KCS) Holiday Train is back on the tracks this year traveling across the US to put on live concerts and raise money for community food banks.

Very Merry Holiday Fair | Sat., Dec 8-9 | Arts Center, 323 Water St., Baraboo, WI

Shop another spectacular Christmas event in the Baraboo area with over 60 working artisans selling and showcasing their beautifully designed products. It has excellent support from the community and there are many Holiday events going on in Baraboo on this weekend in December.

Sauk County Society Christmas at the

Tour the Van Orden Mansion and see just how magical the Sauk County Historical Society and its volunteers make this historic mansion decorated for the holidays.

Live music will fill the mansion as soloists and ensembles play Christmas music on a variety of instruments. The dining room table in the mansion will be piled high with Christmas cookies, and other refreshments. Don’t miss this annual holiday tradition!  On Saturday, December 9 horse and carriage rides around the block will be available from 2 to 5 pm.

Sauk Historical Society Holiday Open House | Dec 8-10 | 2 – 7 pm | 531 4th Ave, Baraboo, WI

Living Windows | Friday, December 8, 2023 | 6:00-8:00PM | Downtown Reedsburg 

Living Windows is like watching the holiday season come to life! For just a few hours in the midst of the December hustle and bustle, Reedsburg’s beautiful downtown becomes a place of wonder and delight! This year’s theme is “Christmas in Color”!

Enjoy carolers, hot chocolate and horse drawn wagon rides along with beautifully decorated storefront windows, each with live actors telling a story just behind the glass!

Gnome for the Holidays with Family Scavenger Hunt, Saturday, Dec. 16 | Downtown Baraboo

Celebrate this Holiday season with the whole family with this Chrstmas event in the Baraboo area while you shop over 40 locally owned stores in Downtown Baraboo. Join in the fun while downtown Baraboo shopping as you and the family embark on finding gnomes hidden throughout the businesses in downtown Baraboo,


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