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The Most Magical Time of the Year: 3 Indy Events That Will Ignite Your Christmas Spirit

Winterlights, Festival of Trees and Christmas at the Zoo

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Sleigh Bells ring are you listening... 

No matter what image appears when you close your eyes and imagine walking in a Winter Wonderland, the Circle City has plenty of magical spots for you to stroll through and sip on hot cocoa. Here are our Top Three picks this Holiday Season:

 

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Winterlights at Newfields

Open Tuesday - Sunday at 5 & 7PM

Stroll Winterlights at Newfields from November 19th through January 7th amid the glow of a million bulbs—you know the song Walking in a Winter Wonderland? Now you can actually do it, ambling side-by-side with family and friends through memorable holiday light displays, in forest, field and gardens—from “whimsy trees” to the Snowflake Bridge to the grand Allée.

 

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Indiana Historical Society's Festival of Trees presented by Salvation Army

Open Daily

Celebrate the holidays all season long in a winter wonderland at Festival of Trees Nov. 17 through Jan. 6. This year we have 80 beautifully themed trees plus a 30-foot show-stopper in Eli Lilly Hall – you have to see it to believe it! You can vote for your favorites, but it will be a tough choice.

 

Christmas at the Zoo presented by Donatos and Teachers Credit Union

Nov. 24-26, 29-30; Dec. 1-3, 6-10, 13-23, 26-30 | Festivities 5-9pm • NEW Fridays and Saturdays extended 5-10pm!

The tradition of Christmas at the Zoo presented by Donatos and Teachers Cre​dit Union is bigger than ever this year. We've added thousands more lights as well as the enchanted, new Santa's Village under the Bicentennial Pavilion. The whimsical wintertime scenes feel as if you've stepped inside a snow globe!  ​

 

Looking for some DIY gifts to make to save major money this Christmas? Looking forward to a snowy Saturday spent crafting next to the fireplace? You're in the right place :) Check out these five simple DIYs you and your Christmas List will love:
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