5 Things To Do in Milwaukee This Christmas Week

Holiday lights, a gift drive and a couple of ways to round out your holiday shopping this week in Milwaukee.

1. Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival

ALL WEEK | DOWNTOWN MILWAUKEE

Three Milwaukee parks have decked their halls for the holidays. The Tinsel Town Express is at Pere Marquette Park, Community Spirit Park is at Cathedral Square Park and lastly there’s Polar Plaza at Zeidler Union Square, where you can sit in Santa’s chair. They’re calling it a “snowcially-distanced event.” 

2. OMG! ChristmasMini Washington Heights Artists Front Yard Pop-Up

TUESDAY FROM 3-6 P.M. | 1753 N. 52ND ST. 

Did you wait until the absolute last minute to shop again? Milwaukee artists and makers are getting together in Washington Heights to help you round out your Christmas list with some local finds. For more local gift ideas, check out our gift guide

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3. Santa’s Workshop Drive-By

WEDNESDAY FROM 3-4 P.M.| 4511 S. 6TH ST. 

The Farmhouse Paint Bar & Banquet Hall has a tradition of setting up Santa’s Workshop each year. While this year’s workshop will look a little different this year, but they promise it will be “just as much fun. 

4. Holiday Gift Drive

TUESDAY FROM 9 A.M.-4 P.M. | 3250 N. 9TH ST. 

We Got This Milwaukee organized a holiday gift drive to give back to those in our community in need. They recommend bringing gifts for for kids and youths ages 0-17. Gifts should be delivered unwrapped so parents can pick out the presents for their children. 

5. Mystic Phoenix Art Holiday Pop-up

TUESDAY FROM NOON-4 P.M. | 3536 W. FOND DU LAC AVE. 

Sherman Phoenix is bringing in local artisans so that you can finish up your holiday shopping and see everything the entrepreneurial hub has to offer. The pop-up will be located outside the Kujichagulia Producers Cooperative

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Allison Garcia is the Digital Editor for Milwaukee Magazine.