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December Events In Eden Prairie Area

This year, you won’t want to miss out on all of the holiday events in the Eden Prairie Area, so we’ve compiled a list of local events for your convenience. Now get out and enjoy some time with your family and friends this holiday season!

Events are listed by date.

Holiday at the Hills Boutique

Do not start checking gifts off your list until you shop-til-ya-drop with us at the Olympic Hills Golf Club Holiday Boutique and Art Fair! 20+ artists bring their best and most creative goods for you to snatch up and wrap up for all of your lovelies this Holiday Season! Jewelry, ornaments, clothing, decor, tasty treats, knits, hats, scarves, candles, signs and MORE! No need to RSVP for this event – come one, come all!

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Thursday, December 5, 2019 / 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST

Olympic Hills Golf Club, 10625 Mount Curve Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55347

Winter Market

The annual Winter Market is a fun-filled day for the entire family. Over 40 independent vendors will display and sell exquisitely crafted arts, foods, gifts, and collectible items while live performances, games, and much more happens throughout the incredible campus! Students from Preschool to Grade 12 will give live performances in the Leila C. Saad Performing Arts Center beginning at 11:00 AM.  There will be an enormous indoor softplay area, and a scavenger hunt with terrific prizes to occupy the whole family too.

Register as a Vendor

Saturday, December 7, 2019 / 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM CST

The International School of Minnesota, 6385 Beach Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55344

Minnesota Ballet Theatre Presents The Nutcracker

Join Clara’s adventures with the Nutcracker Prince, his army of toy soldiers, and their plan to defeat the evil Rat King! Enjoy the holiday season with Twin Cities most authentic Russian classical version of Nutcracker, set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music, performance is faithful to the original Marius Petipa choreography. Performed by Minnesota Ballet Theatre.

See more information at www.mnballettheatre.org

Friday, December 13, 2019 / 7:00 PM CST

Saturday, December 14, 2019 / 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM CST

Sunday, December 15, 2019 / 7:00 PM CST

Eden Prairie Performing Arts Center, 17185 Valley View Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55346

Ornament Making Party

All New Ornaments! Join us for an ornament making party. We will set up 4 stations, each with a different ornament project. These ornaments will make great keepsakes or holiday gifts! This is a great class for siblings to attend together! Come and create ornaments right along with your child. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver.

$16.20 member or $18 non-member

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Age: 18 Months – 6 Years / Saturday, December 14, 2019 / 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM CST

Age: 5 Years – 12 Years / Saturday, December 14, 2019 / 10:45 AM – 12:45 AM CST

Kidcreate Studio- Eden Prairie, 7918 Mitchell Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55344

The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992 Digital)

Directed by Brian Henson. The Muppets perform the classic Dickens holiday tale alongside Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine, Jaws: The Revenge), the stingy boss of put-upon clerk Bob Cratchit (Kermit the Frog, The Muppet Movie), who receives visits from spirits of three Christmases — past, present and future.

ADVANCE: $5 Under Age 13 // $7 Age 13 & Up

AT THE DOOR: $6 Under Age 13 // $8 Age 13 & Up

See more information at www.theparkwaytheater.com

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 1:00 PM CST / Doors at 12:30 PM

The Parkway Theater, 4814 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417

2019 Crossroads Christmas Networking Party

MN Crossroads Career Network is having the annual Christmas Networking Party on Tuesday, December 17 in the Grace Church Commons in Eden Prairie, MN.

Join in for this festive, encouraging and productive networking event. It’s perfect for anyone currently, or planning to be, in job transition. This will be a great opportunity to expand your network and meet new contacts in a fun, yet professional environment. In previous years, nearly 700 people attended this event and over 120 company contacts were represented. Share some Christmas spirit and network with business leaders from companies all over the Twin Cities who are willing to be contacts for their organizations. Gain helpful information and make worthwhile connections as you pursue new opportunities.

See more information at www.mncrossroads.com

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 / 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM CST

Grace Church, 9301 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55347

Holiday Wine Showcase

Exclusive Wine Club event! Join in for a festive evening of wine and hors d’oeuvres at the Holiday Wine Showcase. You can sample more than 60 of the best holiday wines – all priced more than $20. This is a free event. Attendance is limited to two people per Wine Club membership. Limited space; reservations are first-come, first-served. Must be 21 year of age or older with valid identification to attend event.

Not a Wine Club member? Join today!

Thursday, December 19, 2019 / 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST

Garden Room of Eden Prairie, 8080 Mitchell Road, Eden Prairie, MN 55344

12 Bars of Charity – Minneapolis

A Holiday Pub Crawl Benefitting Local Charities. The 2nd Annual 12 Bars of Charity is BACK! The event is a friendly competition between (8) local charities. The charities are split up into “teams” and all assigned a “team color”. Participants will pick the charity they want to support and receive…

  • A Charity TEAM Color Sweatshirt (super comfy – trust us!)
  • $15 donation to the charity of your choice
  • FREE Shuttle Rides
  • Drink Specials at all bars
  • Free Admission at all bars

Once on the event, participants have the freedom to go wherever they want, whenever they want, and with whomever they want! 12 Bars of Charity is a great opportunity to get friends, family, or co-workers together around the holidays for a super fun event that gives back. With (8) different charities to choose from, we’d like to think there’s a cause for just about anyone to support.

So, round up a group of friends, pick a charity to support and get signed up for the 12 Bars of Charity!

Friday, Dec 20, 2019, 8:00 PM 

Saturday, Dec 21, 2019, 12:00 AM CST

Uptown Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minneapolis 55408