Fri. Dec. 7-Sat. Dec. 8
Mott Community College Student Art Fair
Visit Mott Community College for its second annual Student Art Fair. Current students, alumni and faculty will feature works for sale just in time for the holidays. There will be something for everyone! Bring cash and credit cards, no checks accepted. Friday, 4-6pm, Saturday 10am-2pm.
Mott Community College Event Center, 1401 E. Court St. Flint
Fri. Dec. 7-Sun. Dec. 9
Visit Crossroads Village where thousands of lights sparkle like tiny stars throughout the village with live entertainment, model trains, holiday music, costumed villagers making vintage crafts, shops full of great holiday gifts and Santa bringing smiles to faces of all ages. Ride the Huckleberry Railroad for a festive night-time ride. It is recommended that Huckleberry Railroad Train tickets be purchased in advance, as the train often sells out. Open 4-9pm.
Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad, 6140 Bray Rd., Flint
Sat. Dec. 8
Dino-Craft and Story Time
Join Sloan Museum at Courtland Center for a morning of dinosaur fun with dinosaur crafts and a story. Price includes admission to Sloan’s exhibit Dinosaurs Unearthed. 10am-12pm.
Sloan Museum at Courtland Center Mall, 4190 E. Court St., Flint
Accessible through the main mall entrance near El Cozumel Mexican Restaurant
The Capitol Theatre presents a screening of Year Without Santa. The theatre is also featuring Rudolph’s Shiny New Year and Lester, The Long-Eared Christmas Donkey. 2-4pm.
The Capitol Theatre, 140 E. 2nd St., Flint
Whaley Historic House Victorian Christmas Tea
Visit Whaley House Museum for this festive tea. Enjoy some savory sandwiches, sweet treats and some piping hot holiday flavors in this historic house decked from head to toe in Christmas splendor. 2pm and 4pm.
Whaley Historic House Museum, 624 E. Kearsley St., Flint
Michigan Buick City Event Center presents: XMAS EXTRAVAGANZA- A Burlesque Show for the Holidays
This is a show full of cheer and a little bit of sass —two full hours of bliss featuring 12 award -winning performers who want to give you their gift of classy talents! 7-11pm. Show starts at 8pm. Admission fee: $25
Buick City Event Center, 812 Leith St., Flint
Sun. Dec. 9
An Afternoon with Mitch Albom Charity Book Signing
K-9 ONE Search and Rescue presents an entertaining afternoon with celebrated best-selling author Mitch Albom. Ticket price includes a delightful talk by Mr. Albom, followed by a brief Q & A and a copy of his newest book, The Next Person You Meet in Heaven. You will have the opportunity to meet the author to have your book signed. There will also be extra copies available for purchase. All proceeds go to support the life-saving efforts of K-9 ONE Search and Rescue dogs.
Holiday Inn Gateway Centre, 5353 Gateway Centre Flint
Cranberries Cafe presents: Murder Mystery Dinner: The Carroll Family Christmas – A Holiday Whodunit!
Cranberries Café in Goodrich is hosting this fun, holiday-themed murder mystery dinner party from 4-7pm, featuring a five-course meal with entertainment that will sure to put everyone in the Christmas spirit. Menu includes: Shrimp Cocktail, Cranberry Salad, Turkey with Stuffing and Yams, Prime Rib and Yorkshire Pudding, with Eggnog Cheesecake. Must register in advance by calling 810.636.3409.
Cranberries Café, 10250 Hegel Rd., Goodrich
Get ready for some fun in The Tap Room for Live Trivia! Every Sunday from 6-8pm.
Blondie’s Food & Spirits, 2520 W Hill Rd., Flint