MAYVILLE | “It’s a Wonderful Life” on Main Street in Mayville. Main Street Mayville will once again host a Christmas parade and celebration in downtown Mayville on Dec. 5.
The theme this year is the classic Christmas movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Visitors are encouraged to spend an enchanted evening as they are transported back to the 1940s. The parade will begin at 5 p.m. on North Main Street, traveling to Foster Park where there will be a tree lighting ceremony and fireworks.
Events will take place throughout the day on Main Street. The Mayville Ladies Legion Auxiliary is hosting a holiday craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion, 144 S. Erie St. Holiday crafts will also be available in the Ruedebusch Beauty Boutique, 119 S. Main St., from 3 to 5 p.m.
Visitors can travel back in time with a Wonderful Life Passport which can be picked up at the Main Street Mayville Office, 10 S. Main St., from 3 to 5 p.m. There will also be activities at Eclipse Audio and Visual, 130 S. Main St., from 3 to 5 p.m.
Singers from Mayville High School will perform in their second annual Holiday Vocal Performance from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at NOLA North Grill, 45 N. Main St. There will also be a cookie walk from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Main Street Mayville Office.
Visitors can also meet the artist and creator of the Mayville commemorative ornament at 3:30 p.m. at the Main Street Mayville Office. Children can have their photos taken with Santa at the Carriage Haus Shops from 3 to 4:45 p.m. or from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Reudebusch Beauty Boutique.
There will be free face painting by Rock Face Paint from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Open Door Coffeehouse in the Reudebusch building. Live music by Smooth Groove Band will also be performed at the coffeehouse from 6 to 9 p.m.
A wine and beer tasting will be offered at Marsibilio’s Trattoria, 114 Bridge St., from 3 to 8 p.m. and sidewalk fires and s’mores from 3 to 5 p.m. on Main Street.
Visitors are encouraged to come participate in part or all of the holiday celebration.