Saturday, December 7, 2019
(Events happening downtown within the road closures at Indiana and Main St.)
9am - 5pm >> Come visit over 40 vendors set up along Indiana and Main St. This is a great opportunity to finish up your Christmas shopping!
Wild West Show
11:30am, 2pm and 4pm >> Intersection of Indiana and Main St. >> PLEASE NOTE: This is a staged bank robbery/gunfight with blanks fired.
Santa and Mrs. Claus
11am - 4pm >> Join Santa and Mrs. Claus for a photo op at 5 East Event Center, 5 E. Main St.
Bud & Bloom Christmas Open House and Sale
9am - 5pm >> Bud & Bloom Florist and Gifts is having their annual Christmas Open House during the Downtown Victorian Christmas Celebration! They extended their Saturday hours for ONE DAY ONLY and will be open from 9am until 5pm. They will have some great sales ranging from 25-40% off throughout the store! There will also be a raffle you can enter for your chance to win a prize!
Shelia Western will have her spinning wheel and bead weaving demonstrations and WCBK will be broadcasting from the store part of the day.
Bud & Bloom, 22 E. Main St.
Elf Scavenger Hunt
Begins at 9am. Victor the elf and his friends are hiding all throughout downtown Mooresville! Find them for your chance to win some great prizes! Winner will be announced at the end of the event. Click here for more details and a list of participating merchants locations.
Musical Performances on the Main Stage
10:00-11:00 First Baptist Church of Mooresville Choir
1:00-1:30 Soloist, Jenna Crafts
1:30-2:00 MHS MADRIGALS
3:00-3:30 Harrison group
3:30-4:00 Bowman group
There will also be carolers in the streets from 9-10am and 1-2pm.
After you finish up at our downtown event, hop on the trolley and check out these other fun activities around town!
Trolley Stop #1 - Mooresville Arts Partnership
697 Indianapolis Rd >> Artisan and Craft Market featuring clothing, soaps, jams, knitting, jewelry, decor, woodcraft, sweet treats, art, and wine tasting. See the High Wheel Bicycles, Common Stock Entertainment, Jolly Bear, Dickens Carolers, Facepainting, and Historic Demonstrations. Live Music throughout the day, food and giveaways. Visit the historic L.S Ayres Window Display and Skater Bear
10:00 a.m. - Mooresville Arts Partnership Vocal Students - Holiday Carols
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Highland Reign - Celtic Bagpipe Band
1:30 p.m. - Mooresville High School Orchestra
2:30 p.m. - Waverly Elementary Choir
2:45 p.m. - Paul Hadley Middle School Pom Dance Team
3:00 p.m. - Professor Bigelow, Fiddler
3:30 p.m. - Professor Cecil Rodney, Magician Extraordinaire
While at Mooresville Arts Partnership, don’t miss the FREE Gingerbread Cookie Decorating Station! Yummy Gingerbread Boys & Girls are waiting for your creativity. Cookies provided by Color Works Art Gallery
Trolley Stop #2 - St. Clair Street
460 St. Clair St. >> New to the route this year. Join SMALL TOWN CREATIONS and PEACE RESTORED for a crafty holiday celebration. Paint a wood tag craft. Shop Food trucks and vendor market.
Trolley Stop #3 - Town Center Church
218 East Main St. >> PUPPET SHOW: Adzooks Puppets present Punch and Judy at 11am, 1pm, & 3pm - Show is FREE. Arrive early, shows start promptly. GREAT PARKING LOCATION!
Trolley Stop #4 - Downtown
Corner of East and Clay Street >> Visit with Willowfield Lavender Farm and explore the art at Color Works art Gallery and Custom Framing. Resident Artists, Mark Burkett and Jeanne McLeish will have original works on display in the gallery and Libbe O’Connor presents her beautiful lavender products from her local farm. This is a great location to visit the shoppes and activities of our historic downtown.
Trolley Stop #5 - Downtown: Lion’s Club Pancake Breakfast
Government Center >> Pancake Breakfast 8am-11am. Stop here to explore the outdoor vendors, see the town tree, take a free carriage ride and see the Wild West Show. See the Petting Zoo and Living History Encampment. Meet Ebeneezer Scrooge at 2 West Main Street. Visit all the local shoppes!
Trolley Stop #6 - Trolley Stop #6 - The Newby Elementary Gym & Academy Building
Monroe Street >> Arts and Crafts vendors in the Elementary Gym, woodworking, pottery, Christmas decor, honey, jewelry, knitting, glassware, leathercraft, goatsmilk products, wreaths, concrete and more. The Mooresville Alumni Association will have the history museum and one room schoolhouse open. Make a craft with the Alumni Association volunteers. Visit with the school marm and quilters. Chili and Peanut Butter served 11:00am to 3:00pm.
INDOOR NEWBY GYM PERFORMANCES:
10:00 a.m. Professor Bigelow, fiddler
10:30 a.m. - Professor Cecil Rodney, magic
11:00 a.m. - MAP - Vocal Students
11:30 a.m. - Newby Elementary Choir
12:00 p.m. - Paul Hadley Pom Dance Team
12:30 p.m. - MSGR
1:30 p.m.- 4:00pm - Carolers
ACADEMY BUILDING PERFORMANCES:
11:00 a.m. - Mooresville High School Band Ensembles
12:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. - Jan Aldridge Clark, harpist
**Mooresville Drama students present Samuel & Eliza Moore skit at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m.
Trolley Stop #7 - Mooresville Public Library
220 West Harrison St. >> Visit with Santa in the Children’s Department from 9am to 11am. Enjoy Children’s crafts and meet a real live reindeer with Candy Cane Chris in our children's program room! Take photos if you want! Courtesy of Silly Safaris.
Trolley Stop #8 - The Stewart Home Group
7 West High Street >>> See the Gingerbread House, see performances by the MHS band ensembles at 10:00 a.m., enjoy caroling and cookie decorating. Vote for your favorite Gingerbread house. Enjoy Music, Craft Making, & Cookie Decorating in the historic home featuring the art mural of Clifton Wheeler.
Trolley Stop #9 - Monrovia Mudworks
51 East High Street >> Stop in for popcorn and refreshments. Children and Adults alike can decorate a FREE ceramic ornament. See potters at work and shop the “Misfits and Orphans” Pottery sale. Grab a sweet treat from Sweet Nana’s Sweets. Fun fact: Jolee Chartrand, the owner of Monrovia Mudworks created the original trolley route for Victorian Christmas and this stop is a perennial favorite for visitors.
Trolley Stop #10 - Mayfield Insurance
50 South Madison Street >> TRAINS, TRAINS, TRAINS! Watch as the wonderful collection of model trains roll along the track. Enjoy delicious goodies and visit with the Morgan County Model Railroad Association.
Trolley Stop #11 - Indianapolis Road
329 Indianapolis Rd. >> New to the Route this year. Grab a bite to eat, have a chat with Queen Victoria at THE HOUSE and decorate a cupcake at the BATTER BOWL.
There are also a few activities going on outside the trolley route parameters. Check them out!
WHO North America / Jingle Bells Shop Event
On December 7, at the Jingle Bells Shop event, we will have a number of Vendors selling unique handmade Doctor Who and other products; Award winning author, Mackenzie Flohr, selling her books ; Artist, Doug Steinmiller, selling his artwork; and at the same time we will have a DIY Pit Game going on where people can learn how to play this unique game created by a local gamester who will also be showcasing his balloon twisting skills. And of course, people can shop for Doctor Who products in our store, enjoy the Doctor Who museum of collectible toys and play on our Doctor Who pinball machine.
The Jingle Bells Shop is our first venture into Christmas activities and open from 11 am to 5 pm inside our store. Our store officially opens from 11 am to 8 pm on that day.
WHO North America is located at 8901 S. State Road 67, Camby, IN 46113.
Craft Show at the Country House
Christmas Craft Show from 10am-5pm at 5888 E. CR. 875 S., Mooresville, IN 46158. Lots of homemade decor!
Come and join us for breakfast with Santa. Please have your child write their letter to Santa to drop in our magic mailbox, and you child will receive a return letter from Santa & their picture! We have an amazing time every year! This year Mrs. Claus will also be onsite! We can't wait to see everyone there!