by Samantha Haas
on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 2:42pm.
As the weather continues to get colder, we're reminded that the holiday season is upon us. From getting photos with Santa to watching Christmas classics on the stage, the Madison area has plenty to offer in December.
Get Festive with Agora When: 4-8 p.m. Thursday, December 7 Where: Fitchburg Center, 5500 E. Cheryl Pkwy., Fitchburg What: Carriage rides, caroling, Santa, photo booth, shopping, luminaries Cost: Free
Good Day Market Holiday Edition When: 4:30-9 p.m. December 8 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. December 9 Where: Madison Masonic Center, 301 Wisconsin Ave., Madison What: Shop, explore, and savor Midwest goods from over 40 vendors Cost: Free
Jingle Bell Run/Walk When: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 9 Where: Verona Area High School, 300 Richard St., Verona What: Wear a costume and tie jingle bells to shoelaces for 5K, 10K, or 1-mile run/walk Cost: $40 (all fees, fundraising efforts go to the Arthritis Foundation)
Jingle & ROCK When: 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, December 9 Where: Cave of the Mounds, 2975 Cave of the Mounds Road, Blue Mounds What: Cave tour for kids and families with holiday music, crafts, and photos with Santa Cost: $17.95 or $9.95 for kids 4-12 or free for kids 3 and under