Lights & Lanes

Continue the local tradition, and spend the evening with your family enjoying the numerous lanes & light shows in the area.

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MCCROSSAN TREE OF HOPE

November 24 - December 26
Multiple Locations

The "Tree of Hope" will be displayed at Scheels on 41st Street, Dakota Sports on Kiwanis Avenue, HyVee on Minnesota Avenue and Wal-Mart on 60th Street North. It is a tradition at the Ranch to help provide the boys with great Christmas memories. Select a card from the tree with several clothing and gift ideas and return it by Friday, December 26th, and help our boys have a great Christmas!


LIGHTS ON LINDEN
November 24 - January 1
1010 Linden St, Luverne, MN 56156

Come visit Lights On Linden and Love the Lights! Our light show is computer controlled and synchronized to your favorite Christmas music which you can enjoy in the comfort of your car by tuning your radio to 89.5 FM. Our Christmas Light Show has over 15 favorite songs and our show is all NEW this year as we have switched to Pixels which are LEDs that can be individually controlled. Trust us, it's awesome and worth the drive to Luverne – take in an event at the Historic Palace theater or stop in at Sterling's Cafe & Grill for some awesome eats! No show for any inclement weather. 

​Phone: 507.290.1535
Facebook: facebook.com/lightsonlinden


OAKRIDGE HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
November 25-27
2217 S Splitrock Blvd, Brandon, SD 57005

Grab the kids and camera and head out for a fun-filled day at Oakridge Nursery & Landscaping. Enjoy apple cider, coffee and hot chocolate while you paint your perfect-picked pumpkin and snap pictures of the kids. Another big treat: Take 35% off trees and shrubs, 25% off all gift items, pottery, benches, foundations and garden decor and 50% off all perennials. See you at the nursery!



CHILDRENS INN GIFT WRAP BOOTH
November 27- December 24
Macy's Wing of Empire Mall

Relieve your stress by letting our volunteers wrap your holiday gifts! We are open in the Macy's wing of the Empire Mall during mall business hours. Drop off your toy donation at the Gift Wrap Booth between Black Friday and Christmas Eve and sign up to win a $500 gift card to be given away December 23. All proceeds benefit Children's Inn.


MACY'S BELIEVE CAMPAIGN
November 27 - December 25
Macy's 

Macy’s and Make-A-Wish® are celebrating the 7th year of the Believe campaign. Beginning in November, believers of all ages can bring their stamped letter to Macy’s addressed to Santa at The North Pole, and drop it into the special letterbox. Or, new this year, create and send a letter online. For each letter received, Macy’s will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish, up to $1,000,000. Click here to learn more.


SHELTER GIVING TREE
December 1-31
Sioux Falls Area Humane Society

The SFAHS will have their Shelter Giving Tree up in the front foyer of the shelter throughout the month of December. You may come put donations for the shelter pets under the tree anytime during open hours. If you are unsure of what to get, each ornament on the tree has an item used to care of the shelter pets listed on the back. If you can’t make it to the shelter you can also purchase supplies online to be shipped directly to us.


ART MOMS (AND FRIENDS) HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE
December 7-21
3101 W 41st St, Sioux Falls, SD 57105

Come shop for unique and affordable gifts for everyone and support local makers and artists. We are open for 3 four day weekends and then we open for 15 days straight starting December 7-21. Find us on Facebook at Art Moms LLC.