Here are some great events to check out this weekend!
European Christmas Market at Union Depot
214 4th St E, Saint Paul, Minnesota, 55101
December 4, 2015 – December 6, 2015
Entry is Free
The European Christmas Market in St. Paul is being held on the East Plaza at Union Depot this year over two-weekends. The market is based on the traditional, charming, and festive open air Christkindlmarkts that spring up in Germany, Austria and other countries during the Advent season. Shop for unique, handmade holiday gifts and decorations from local vendors, drink Glühwein (spiced mulled wine), and taste European-inspired food and delicacies.
Holiday Vendor and Craft Fair
Excelsior Brewing Company
Sunday, 10 AM - 5 PM
421 3rd St S, Minnetonka, Minnesota, 55331
Entry is Free
Join the Excelsior Brewing Company while they host this first ever one-stop shopping event! Admission is FREE and the first 25 shoppers get a free swag bag!
In addition to a fun day of shopping, they will also be collecting non-perishable food items for ICA Food Shelf. Bring a non-perishable food donation and receive a free entry into a drawing for a Winter themed gift basket!
Additional drawings for prizes will be available at the event as well. $2 per ticket to enter or 3 tickets for $5! There is something for everyone on your list, plus you can enjoy one of Excelsior Brewing Company's tasty beers while shopping! Nothing makes holiday shopping more fun than craft beer!
Films at the Fitz: Elf and Christmas Vacation
The Fitzgerald Theatre
10 East Exchange Street, Saint Paul, MN 55101
Tickets: $10 to $15
Celebrate the holidays with MPR members, friends and family at The Fitzgerald Theater. Come see festive holiday comedies Elf and Christmas Vacation. The bar will be open. Talk and sing at the screen, dress up and spin the wheel for prizes. We’ll have live holiday songs from the Prairie Fire Lady Choir. So bring the family for Elf and the friends for Christmas Vacation. Or get away from the family and holiday and take a break from shopping with Films at the Fitz.
5:00-6:00 – Festive Happy Hour
Holiday music, beverages, candy, and popcorn and games
Prairie Fire Lady Choir performs holiday songs and new classics
6:00 – Elf
7:45 – Prairie Fire Lady Choir
8:00 – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation