December 1-3, Christmas at Vets at Union County Veteran’s Auditorium

Presented by The Singsations, this holiday concert features classic Christmas numbers, as well as performances by members of The Academy Dance Studio! A free will donation at the door is appreciated. Performances will be held Friday, December 1 at 7 p.m., Saturday December 2 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, December 3 at 3 p.m.

December 3, Annual Christmas Parade through Uptown Marysville

Snag your spot, set up your lawn chair and enjoy the “sights and sounds of an old-fashioned Christmas parade,” featuring the MHS Marching Band! The parade begins at 2 p.m. and will travel through Uptown.

December 7, 14, 16, 21, and 23, Santa Claus at Partner’s Park

Come out to Partner’s Park with your little ones and meet the man himself, Santa Claus! With visiting hours from 5 to 7 p.m. on select days throughout December, there will be plenty of chances to get your family’s photo with Santa. This free event is sponsored by Team Marysville, City of Marysville, Marysville Public Library, Marysville Art League, and the Union County Convention & Visitors Bureau. More info is available here.

December 9, Merrysville at Marysville Public Library

Visit the library from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, December 9 to enjoy holiday crafts, games and a special Friends of the Library book sale. Perfect for little ones looking for something to do on a snowy Saturday! More info here.

December 10, Bluebird Holiday Craft Show at Bluebird Retirement Community

It wouldn’t be the holiday season without a festive local craft show! Finish up your Christmas shopping with unique gifts like chocolate from Kelly Farms, made-to-order Christmas cookies and more! Doors open at noon and every attendee will receive one ticket to be entered to win great door prizes. More info can be found on the Bluebird Retirement Community Facebook page.

December 15, Late Night Friday Night in Uptown Marysville

This special event is perfect for couples looking for a night out or shoppers hoping to snag some late-night deals on gifts from local shops. On Friday, December 15, shops in Uptown Marysville will be open late, offering giveaways and sales, in addition to their extended hours. Most shops will be open until 9 p.m. or later, so grab an extra cup of coffee and hit the streets! More info on Team Marysville’s website here.

December 21, Christmas at the Pavilion at Partner’s Park

Enjoy a living nativity, as well as live music, crafts and homemade cookies and cocoa from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, December 21. This event is free and open to the public, and sponsored by Marysville First United Methodist Church.