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Christmas Events, Santa and Holiday Fun - Carver County - Eden Prairie

2022 Family Friendly Holiday and Winter Events

By Jamie Schlechter - Macaroni Kid Publisher November 17, 2022

Find 2022 Christmas, Holiday, Santa and Winter fun for all ages in Carver County and Eden Prairie, MN. 

Use this guide to plan some Christmas family fun in Carver County and Eden Prairie, MN. Click on pink links for times and more information about the event. We will do our best to update with new events as information becomes available. Most events are FREE, if there is an admission or registration fee it will indicate with a $.

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2022 All Christmas, Santa, Holiday and Winter Events

NOVEMBER 17 - DECEMBER 24, 2022

Photos with Santa at Eden Prairie Center - RSVP $

NOVEMBER 19 - DECEMBER 23, 2022

Santa's North Pole Experience - Eden Prairie - RSVP $

NOVEMBER 23, 2022 - JANUARY 1, 2023

GLOW Holiday Festival - St. Paul - RSVP $

NOVEMBER 25, 2022 - JANUARY 1, 2023

Christmas In Color Drive-Thru Holiday Light Show - Shakopee - RSVP $

NOVEMBER 25, 2022

Community Tree Lighting with Santa  - Waconia πŸŽ…

NOVEMBER 26, 2022

Tree Lighting Ceremony at Gazebo Park - Carver

Photos with Santa at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

Holiday Extravaganza Tree Lighting - Norwood Young America -  πŸŽ…

Breakfast with Santa at Winchester and Rye RSVP $ - VictoriaπŸŽ…

Candy Cane Hunt at Park  - Waconia

Kids Santa Shop at Everson's Hardware Hank RSVP - Waconia πŸŽ…

Santa at Fire Station - Waconia πŸŽ…

NOVEMBER 27, 2022

Photos with Santa at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

Cookies with Santa at Laketown - RSVP $ - Waconia πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 1, 2022

Light up Victoria - Victoria πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 2, 2022

Santa Visits the Chaska Community Center RSVP $ - Chaska πŸŽ… 

Tree Lighting at City Hall - Mayer

Visit Santa for Photos at Fire Station - Mayer πŸŽ…

Advent Fair and Bingo at St. Joes - RSVP - Waconia

DECEMBER 3, 2022

Arli-Dazzle Lighted Parade and Holiday Event - Arlington πŸŽ…

Tree Lighting Ceremony - Chanhassen πŸŽ…

Hometown Holiday and Tree Lighting - Chaska πŸŽ…

Photos with Santa and Llamas at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

Lunch with Santa - Hamburg πŸŽ…

Breakfast with Santa - Norwood Young America πŸŽ…

Santa-Stravaganza at Community Center - Watertown πŸŽ…

Tree Lighting Ceremony - Watertown πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 4, 2022

Breakfast with Santa at Brewing Company - $ Chanhassen πŸŽ…

Tree Lighting Ceremony at Fireman's Park - Chaska πŸŽ…

Visit Santa at VFW - Chaska πŸŽ…

Photos with Santa at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

Share the Warmth Holiday Concert - Eden Prairie

Breakfast with Santa at City Center $ - GlencoeπŸŽ…

DECEMBER 6, 2022

Cookies with Santa at My Gym - $ RSVP - Eden Prairie πŸŽ…

Visit Santa at Unhinged Pizza - Glencoe πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 8, 2022

Visit Santa at Cuzzy's Brickhouse - $ RSVP - Chaska πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 9, 2022

Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus at LIttle Roos - Chaska πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 10, 2022

Photos with Santa at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

Christmas in the Park - Cologne πŸŽ…

Christmas Give Together at Westwood - Chanhassen

Live Nativity Drive-Thru - Glencoe

Santa in the Taproom - Waconia πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 11, 2022

Photos with Santa at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

DECEMBER 13, 2022

Santa at Tanglez Salon - Norwood Young AmericaπŸŽ…

DECEMBER 16, 2022

Cookies with Santa at My Gym - $ RSVP - Eden Prairie πŸŽ…

Swim with Santa at Community Center - $ RSVP - Eden Prairie πŸŽ…

The Nutcracker $ - Eden Prairie

DECEMBER 17, 2022

Photos with Santa at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

The Nutcracker $ - Eden Prairie

DECEMBER 18, 2022

Holiday Movie Night at Event Center - Chaska

Photos with Santa at The Mustard Seed $ - Chaska πŸŽ…

The Nutcracker $ - Eden Prairie


Please note: This list will be updated as info about more events comes in, so check back often to make sure you don't miss out on any Holiday family fun in Carver County and Eden Prairie, MN!


Don't see a family-friendly Holiday event listed here that you know about? Send me an email at Jamies@macaronikid.com with the details!


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