This week’s 4forFamilies is all about family entertainment! Check out a performance of the holiday classic White Christmas, or a free performance of A Muppet Christmas Carol. Or, if you feel like getting outside, check out the Christmas tree lighting and Santa arrival in Chelsea. Have a fun time this weekend with your family with us as your guide!
Friday, December 4
Chelsea Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa Arrives
The Rotary Club will kick off this event with a re-dedication of the Pierce Park Gazebo that was built by the Chelsea Rotary Club 25 years ago. Sounds of the holiday season will be performed by members of the Chelsea High School Choir followed by the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and a visit from our 2014 Chelsea Fair Queen, Don't forget that a very special guy in the big red suit will also make an appearance to add to the holiday festivities!
Pierce Park, 851 S. Main St., Chelsea
734-474-9178 | chelseamich.com/event/tree-lighting-ceremony-santa-arrives
Saturday, December 5
A Honey Pot of Pooh Stories
Wild Swan Theater
Dip into our honey pot of stories featuring children's all time favorite bear, Winnie the Pooh. You will love joining Pooh as he hums his way through the Hundred Aker Woods. Whether he's pretending to be a cloud to trick bees out of their honey, hunting heffalumps with Piglet, or stuck in a doorway at Rabbit's house, Winnie the Pooh is just about the best friend a child could have.
Wild Swan Theater, 6175 Jackson Rd.
734-995-0530 | wildswantheater.org
Brighton High School Musical Theater presents Irving Berlin's White Christmas
Brighton Center for the Performing Arts
The Brighton High School Musical Theater is proud to present the timeless holiday musical, White Christmas. The show is based on the beloved film, and this heartwarming musical adaptation includes seventeen classic Irving Berlin songs that will have you humming along and tapping your toes!
Brighton Center for the Performing Arts, 7878 Brighton Rd.
Sunday, December 6
The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
The Muppets perform the classic Dickens holiday tale, with Kermit the Frog playing Bob Cratchit, the put-upon clerk of stingy Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine).
Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty St.
734-668-8397 | michtheater.org