Visit Santa Claus and enjoy caroling, festive live music, planetarium shows, arts and crafts, fun holiday activities, refreshments, and more! This is a FREE community event; however, we ask those who can to bring personal care items, clothing, and non-perishable food that will be donated to the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan.
Date: Tuesday, December 5
Time: 5:30-8:30 pm (Tree lighting at 5:15 pm in Durant Plaza)
Location: Flint Cultural Center campus-wide event
At Sloan Museum, visitors can enjoy a holiday craft and explore the Winter Wonderland exhibit, a miniature holiday village. Climb on the festive 1917 Buick Touring Car in the courtyard and enjoy 25% off Sloan Museum gift shop purchases. Refreshments will be available for purchase in the Halfway Café. Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog will be closed for the evening. Come back during regular hours to visit.
Longway Planetarium will show sneak peeks of the Cosmic Christmas light show at 5:30, 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, 7:30 & 8:00 pm. Shows are available by ticket only. Visit the ticket tent in front of the planetarium upon your arrival to get tickets for the first available show. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets are only good for the show time on the ticket. Arrive 10 minutes early for your show. No late seating. Visitors can also enjoy 25% off on all Longway Planetarium gift shop purchases.