December 1. Check out the holiday classic “A Christmas Story, The Musical” at the Murat Theater.

December 2. Calling all kid scientists ages 6-12 to explore outer space science through books, experiments, games, and more at the Glendale Library.

December 3.  Get a personalized visit with St. Nikolaus himself at Sankt Nikolaus Fest at The Athenaeum.

December 4. Take a ride on a Holiday Train!

December 5. Mail a letter to Santa.

December 6. Ride the Polar Bear Express at the Indiana Transportation Museum

December 7. Visit Santa and Jolly Days at the Children’s Museum for $5 Family Night

December 8. Celebrate Indiana at Statehood Day at the Indiana State Museum.

December 9. Take a road trip to LaPorte to ride the Candy Cane Express at the Hesston Steam Museum.

December 10. Watch the Martinsville Candy Kitchen make candy canes live.

December 11. See a live reindeer at Silly Safaris’ Reindeer Reserve at the Trafalgar Branch Library

December 12. Take your “Littles” to Playing with Robots: Just for Littles! at the Carmel Clay Public Library

December 13. Cut down your own Christmas tree!

December 14. Learn about Gingerbread Houses at The Children’s Museum

December 15. Enjoy the new holiday tradition ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas at the Candlelight Theatre in the Benjamin Harrison home.

December 16. Watch the spectacular Yuletide Celebration at Hilbert Circle Theatre!

December 17. Check out a live Nativity.

December 18. Celebrate at Beef & Boards with A Christmas Carol.

December 19. Take a break from the holiday chaos at Family Game Night!

December 20. Go Ice Skating and sip on some hot chocolate at the Carmel Christkindlmarkt!

December 21. See the Indianapolis Ballet’s version of The Nutcracker at the Murat Theater

December 22. Head to the White River branch of the Johnson County Public Library for a Winter Wonderland Party

December 23. Have breakfast with Santa!

December 24. Go to Reynold’s Farm Equipment and tour the beautiful lights!

December 25. Merry Christmas! Take a break and check out the list of open restaurants on Christmas day.

December 26. Bundle up and check out Christmas at the Zoo.

December 27. Enjoy a Holiday Fairy Garden Class in Fortville with At Home With Us.

December 28. Take advantage of $5 Family Night at The Urban Chalkboard.

December 29. Celebrate the new year early at Happy Noon Year at the Franklin Branch Library

December 30. Grab the family and head to the Indiana Chinese Lantern Festival for a magnificent display!

December 31. Grab the kids and ring in the New Year at Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue!