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6 Free Holiday Activities to Enjoy in Wabash County

We hope you enjoy these 6 festive, free events and activities during the month of December with your friends and family!

1. Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town…Onboard Trolley No.85!

Catch Santa cruisin’ around Wabash onboard Trolley No.85 on Sunday, December 19th from 4pm-6pm! Santa will also be making stops at the North Pole (Wabash Fire Department – North Station) and South Pole (Wabash Fire Department – South Station) to collect Christmas wishlist letters from your kiddos!
View Santa’s route through Wabash HERE

2. Yule Time Stroll at Charley Creek Gardens

Charley Creek Gardens: 551 N Miami St. Wabash, IN

Charley Creek Gardens is a favorite spot in Wabash County anytime of year, but there is something magical about this beautiful location during the holiday season. Enjoy walking on a paved pathway to see the lights all throughout the gardens. This would make a great, festive stop after dinner with your significant other, friends, or family. Don’t forget the hot cocoa as you stroll!
Happening December 13-23 from 6pm-9pm

3. Lights For Riley

581 Oxford Dr. Wabash, IN

Lights For Riley is a an amazing computerized Christmas light display located in Wabash and run by the Watkins family. Although the light display is free to see, they accept free will donations for the light display show, and 100% of the proceeds are donated to Riley Hospital for Children. With 10 new songs this season, this light display is sure to be a crowd pleaser!
Hours: Sunday-Thursday: 6pm-10pm, Friday-Saturday: 6pm-11pm
Follow Lights for Riley on Facebook HERE

4. Christmas Light Display in Lagro

4257 East Old 24 Lagro, IN

The Wabash County 4-H Junior Leaders invite everyone out to Lagro Indiana to see the Christmas display! They will be giving out hot beverages and pastries from their new concession trailer. Although this event is free to attend, there will be a free will donation to support the organization. Don’t miss over 35 inflatables and 20,000 twinkling lights!
Date & Time: December 11th from 6pm-10pm
View the Flyer Here

5. Lights at Paradise

Paradise Spring Historical Park: 351 E. Market St. Wabash, IN

Come see the historic cabins and trees twinkling at Paradise Spring Historical Park in Wabash! There will be a 2-day event during Lights at Paradise that includes Santa, hot cocoa, and more! Trolley No.85 will be running and will travel between Paradise Spring, White Rock Recreation, and the Wabash County Museum for more holiday cheer at each location!
Date & Time: December 17 and 18 from 5:30pm-8pm
Look for more updates on the Founders Day Festival Facebook Page.

6. Winter Bash

Honeywell Center Venues

Enjoy 3 days of FREE kids activities during winter break at select Honeywell venues! Your kiddos will enjoy activities such as creating art with Candi Cooper, a free movie at the Eagles Theatre, roller skating, a puppet show, and so Dates: December 27th-29th,
Find the full list of activities HERE!

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