December 2016 Events in Ypsilanti, MI

Dec 02, 2016

‘Tis the season for winter events! From the Downtown Tree Lighting to New Year’s Eve, there’s always something happening in Ypsilanti. Put on your festive garb, and head out on the town to any of these wonderful events.

If you haven’t started your holiday shopping, DIYpsi Holiday Market is a one-stop shop for unique gifts. Featuring over 90 creators and artists, DIYpsi is a bi-annual art festival that features a diverse array of handmade items from makers in southeast Michigan. You won’t want to miss this two-day event on December 10 and 11. Click here to get the details.

Feast your eyes on historic Ypsilanti homes in all their glory. This weekend, the Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels Holiday Home Tour includes a variety of vintage homes, including the breathtaking Hutchinson Mansion. If you are a history buff, or a home décor connoisseur, you will not want to miss this annual event. Click here for more information.

Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti are known for their creative vibes. The Winter Art Tour is a haven for those who appreciate art of all different mediums. The tour includes nine distinct art shows on December 9 throughout the Ann Arbor Area. Tour and shop local while you enjoy music, refreshments, creative activities, and artist demonstrations. Click here to read more.

The Michigan Firehouse Museum hosts its annual Holiday Open House on December 18 from 1pm-3pm. Visitors can experience the museum decorated for the holidays, and check out the entries for the museum’s annual Gingerbread Firehouse Contest. There will be crafts, holiday fire safety information, and a chance to visit with Santa! Learn more about this event here.

Other Events in Ypsilanti this month:

December 2-17
Gingerbread Firehouse Contest at the Michigan Firehouse Museum

December 2-4 & 8-11
Christmas Carol’d by EMU Theatre

December 2
Downtown Ypsilanti Tree Lighting

December 3
Boylesque Presents: 3rd Annual Toys for Tots Drag Benefit

December 4
David Youngman, Fingerstylist Guitarist Christmas Concert
Baker’s Holiday Showcase at Ypsilanti Farmers Marketplace Hall

December 6, 13, 20
Ypsilanti Winter Farmers Market

December 9
Winter Wonderland Daddy/Daughter Dance
Holiday Crafts and Movies at Cultivate

December 21
Solstice Celebration at Cultivate
Ypsilanti Youth Orchestra Holiday Music Concert

December 31
Boylesque Presents: New Years Eve Disco Ball

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