A Fireside Christmas – Featuring “The Child” – through December 23, 2010
Make your plans to celebrate the holiday season with The Fireside’s wildly popular musical revue in this unique and special Christmas offering. Act One of the show is A FIRESIDE CHRISTMAS – beautiful gowns, breath-taking dances, and exciting medleys of beloved Christmas songs. Act Two of this unforgettable Christmas show is the world premiere of a brand new musical called THE CHILD, and the audience can experience the joys of the first Christmas.
(800) 477-9505 – Fireside Theatre

Bearing Witness Photo Exhibit – through December 31, 2010
The Bearing Witness photo exhibit moves to the Luella Hoard Gallery in Fort Atkinson.
(920) 563-7769 – Bearing Witness Photo Exhibit

John McGivern’s Home for the Holidays – December 3, 2010
John McGivern aims his comic genius toward the holiday season and his Catholic upbringing in Milwaukee! He’ll have audiences recalling similar memories from their own childhoods. Enjoy favorite holiday memories much like the ones you had growing up… Purchase tickets online from the Young Auditorium in Whitewater, or call.
(262) 472-2222 – Young Auditorium – Whitewater

Whitewater Holiday Parade – December 3, 2010
Whitewater is well know for this wonderful holiday parade. Experience the unforgettable and charming Holiday Parade as it makes its way down Main Street.
(608) 473-4005 – Whitewater

Classic Christmas – December 3-5, 2010
Come to Lake Mills and enjoy a weekend of classic Christmas celebrations and activities. From carriage rides Friday night to visits with Santa, a performance of “A Christmas Carol” at the Library, a Cookie Walk and craft shows, you won’t want to miss the festivities!
(920) 648-3585 – Lake Mills Chamber or Lake Mills Main Street Program

Gala Holiday Concert – December 4, 2010
The UW-Whitewater Music Department presents a Gala Holiday Concert. This annual event showcases nearly all of the Department’s ensembles and small groups, and directly benefits music student scholarships.
Purchase tickets online from the Young Auditorium in Whitewater, or call.
(262) 472-2222 – Young Auditorium – Whitewater

Holiday Open House – December 4, 2010
Catch the spirit and warmth of an old-fashioned Christmas! Carolers, hayrides with Santa and holiday treats while you shop in Historic Fort Atkinson. Register in the Red Box Drawing for a chance to win Chamber gift certificates.
(920) 563-3210 – Fort Atkinson Chamber

Waterloo Holiday Parade and Festivities – December 4, 2010
Enjoy rock ‘n roll holiday tunes at the Four Corners Pavilion and a silent auction in the VFW building at 2:30pm. The Holiday Parade begins at 4pml followed by a “greet and treat” – including cookies and warm beverages – inside the VFW.
(920) 478-8053 – Angie Stinnett

Cambridge Country Christmas – December 4-5, 2010
Enjoy the wonders of a small town Christmas as Cambridge comes alive with their annual Country Christmas.
(608) 423-3780 – Cambridge

Lioness Christmas Parade – December 4, 2010
Palmyra is the place to be at 5pm for their annual Christmas Parade on Main Street. Floats, candy, chili, free hot cocoa, cookies and coffee.
(262) 495-2503

Lake Mills EMS Breakfast – December 4, 2010
Join the talented crew of the Lake Mills’ Emergency Medical Services and enjoy home cooking from local 4-H clubs for their annual fundraiser. Serving from 7am to noon at the Lake Mills EMS building on East Lake Street.
(920) 648-3585

15th Annual Christmas Parade of Lights – December 4, 2010
Jefferson plays host to their 15th annual Christmas Parade of Lights, beginning at 5:30pm. Be sure to stop by and see Santa after the parade!
(920) 674-4511 – Jefferson Chamber

Katie Otto is a freelance writer who provides JCTC with some spectacular content and information. She's previously held the role of Secretary for the Jefferson County Tourism Council, has assembled our Monthly Newsletter and was the Executive Director for the Lake Mills Main Street Program, a non-profit community organization that is dedicated to the preservation, growth and vitality of Lake Mills through public events and active community involvement.