If you love Christmas (or have someone at your house that does!) and want to enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, hot cocoa, and moments that you'll remember forever, check out this event happening near Rochester, Minnesota on December 3rd and 4th.

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Enjoy an Olde Fashioned Christmas in Plainview, MN on December 3rd and 4th

Here's a few of the fun activities that will be happening at the Olde Fashioned Christmas event this year:
Friday, December 3rd
  • 8:30am - 4pm - Festival of Trees Silent Auction at the Plainview Area Community and Youth Center (auction closed at 7:30pm on Saturday)
  • 8:30am - 6pm - Community of Holiday Treasures, Crafts & Vendors at The Christmas Store (across from Bennett's Food Market), Peace United Methodist Church, Trinity Evangelical Free Church.
  • Country Christmas Vendor Event at Immanuel Lutheran Christian Life Center on Friday
Photo by Michael Voroshnin on Unsplash

Saturday, December 4th

  • 7:30am -11:30am - Cookie Walk & Lefse at Good Shepherd Church sponsored by Thrivent Financial.
  • 8:30am - 8pm - Festival of Trees Silent Auction at the Plainview Area Community and Youth Center (auction closed at 7:30pm on Saturday)
  • 8:30am - 6pm - Community of Holiday Treasures, Crafts & Vendors at The Christmas Store (across from Bennett's Food Market), Peace United Methodist Church, Trinity Evangelical Free Church.
  • 1pm - 8pm - Holiday music, decorations, Plainview History at Plainview Area History Center
  • 2pm - 8pm - Playhouse Giveaway & Raffle for Christmas Anonymous at Montgomery Holst Realty
  • 4pm - 6pm - Balloon Art Magical Christmas Show with Balloons by Kevin at Cabin Coffee
  • 4:30pm - Community Tree Lighting & Presentation at Wedgewood park
  • 5pm - Chili at the Plainview American Legion until it is gone
  • 5pm - 8pm - Nordic Ice Castle at Foresight Bank
  • 5pm - 8pm - Hot chocolate and treats in the parking lot by Bennett's Food Center, sponsored by Bennett's and People's State Bank
  • 5:30pm - 8pm - Warm fruit cobbler Boy Scouts Fundraiser at Schad & Zabel Funeral Home
  • 5:00pm - 8:00pm - wagon rides with boarding at Shad & Zabel Funeral Home
  • $2 off Large Pizzas at Cenex High Plains Coop all day
Photo by Ozzie Kirkby on Unsplash

Lights for Life Luminaries for Cancer will be displayed in Broadway business windows.  You can purchase those up until November 30th.

For the full list of fun during the Olde Fashioned Christmas in Plainview, visit their Facebook event here and website here.

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