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Christmas and Winter in Waupaca – Check back often for more happenings!

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Christmas is a Community Experience December 5-8

Community Insurance – Christmas is a Community Experience – Photos with Santa (see poster below for more information) or click on poster image to see complete Facebook event information!


Agape’s Christmas Concert – December 8

Agape Help Center’s Christmas Concert – Featuring The Rocky Brothers, Thursday, December 8th – doors open at 6pm.  The Lakes Church, 153 County Road QQ, Waupaca.  Click image for Facebook event information.


Drive-Thru Nativity December 8 and 9

Waupaca Christian Church –  Friday, December 9 and Saturday, December 10  from 6pm-10pm Come enjoy a family event that tells the story of Jesus’ birth. Stay warm and dry in your vehicle while you slowly drive through our Live Nativity.  Free event, donations welcome!  E2249 King Rd, Waupaca.  Click image for Facebook event information.



Handmade Christmas Open House – December 10

Furniture N Creations new location! – Local artists, Amish goods, hot chocolate and more to be announced, N2744 County Road QQ, Waupaca (King) click on image for Facebook event page.


Santa at Shindig – December 10 & 17

Santa is coming to Shindig Waupaca! – Bring your phone/camera to take a picture.  Free event, no purchase necessary.  107 W Fulton St, Waupaca.


Madrigal Dinner


Let the lyrical melodies of the Renaissance fall upon welcome ears at Waupaca High School’s 28th Annual Madrigal Dinner.  This festive event will gladden your hearts and usher in a most joyous holiday season.  Reserve your seats by Friday November 18th. Reservation forms are available at WHS and the Waupaca Area Chamber of Commerce or by contacting Anna Lussier at

Click here to Download a Printable Reservation Form.

Reservation Deadline – Nov. 18th.

Dinner: Saturday, December 10, 2022 and Sunday, December 11, 2022.
Wassail and Feast: 5:00pm – 8:30 p.m.
Waupaca High School Grand Dining Hall.


Christmas Parties/Events

Schueller’s Great ExSpechtations – E3520 Royalton St, Waupaca, Friday, December 23 at 7pm.  Music by Amelia Ford 7pm-10pm, Ugly Sweater Party, Special Cocktail Menu, Karaoke/DJ After 10 PM Click on image for Facebook event page.


JR’s Sportsman’s Bar & Grill – 1277 W Fulton St, Waupaca, It’s that time of year wear your Grandmas Christmas sweater is back in style. Join us Friday, December 23rd at 7pm for our Ugly Sweater Party!


Simpson’s Restaurant – 222 S Main St, Waupaca, Open Saturday, December 24, 12pm-6pm.  Join us in the Lounge for Tom & Jerry’s and other Cheer.  Kitchen Closed.

New Year’s Eve Events – December 31

Par 4 Bistro at Par 4 Resort – Stay and Dine Packages, Dinner Specials, Music by Around Town.  Click on image for Facebook event page.



Winter 2023:

Candlelight Ski, Snowshoe and Hike at Hartman Creek State Park – Saturday, February 25, 2023


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