Events at Mill Creek Town Center
There’s always something amazing happening at Mill Creek Town Center! No matter what you’re into, you are sure to find something fun to do. And best of all, we have events all year round, so whether you want to shake the winter doldrums or celebrate the summer sun, it’s always happening at the Town Center!
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Santa’s Coming to Town
December 2 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Santa’s Coming to Town!
Your whole family is invited to join in the fun on December 2nd at the Mill Creek Town Center as Santa comes for a visit in the Santa’s Coming to Town Event. Festive events will start at 2 pm throughout the Mill Creek Town Center. All Aboard! Free train rides for kids will sponsored by First Financial Northwest Bank. Train rides will run from 2-6 pm at the north end of the Town Center. Dramatic holiday readings will take place at the University Book Store at 2 pm. ReAct Theatre performs holiday classics in this annual story time tradition!
Bring your camera and take pictures with Santa at the Atrium from 2-3 pm. Look for fun activities for the kids at Artisan Custom Framing, Boston’s Restaurant, Spotted Cow Coffee Company, Magic Mirror Comics and other merchant locations throughout the Town Center. You will find crafts, story time, a photo booth, a balloon artist, and more. Pick up a program of all the activities at Town Center merchant locations.
The Santa Parade down Main Street will start at 3:30 pm. Joining in the parade will be dance companies, local kid’s groups, fire trucks and more. Also, be on the lookout for the Grinch! After the parade and tree lighting at City Hall, it is time to take a ride in a horse drawn carriage. The free carriage rides are sponsored by Absolute Mortgage and will run from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. Many locations including Windermere and Kate’s Gifts are providing treats and hot chocolate during the Santa’s Coming to Town Event. The fun continues from 5-7 pm at the University Book store with a Harry Potter-themed holiday party! Come dressed in your Yule Ball best for wizarding music, refreshments, photo ops, and activities.
The events conclude that evening with a Christmas Concert with the band Cherry Cherry. The Mill Creek Town Center Christmas Concert is sponsored by North Creek Roofing and Deanna McCulloch, broker with Windermere Realty, and will be held from 6-8 pm at the Forum. Bundle up and put on your dancing shoes for a fun night of Christmas music in our last concert of the year!
Santa’s Coming to Town Events:
2-3 pm Pictures at the Atrium with Santa
2 pm ReAct Theatre Holiday Reading at the University Book Store
2-6 pm Free Train Rides for kids sponsored by First Financial Northwest Bank
3:30 pm Santa Parade begins
4:00 pm Tree Lighting at City Hall
4:30 – 6:30 pm Free Carriage Rides sponsored by Absolute Mortgage
5-7 pm Yule Ball at the University Book Store
6-8 pm Free Cherry Cherry Christmas Concert at the Forum sponsored by North Creek Roofing and Deanna McCulloch, Windermere Realty