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Hilldale Holiday Hut

Sun, December 12 - Fri, December 24

Visit the Hilldale Holiday Hut for daily festive entertainment and family fun!

  • The Holiday Hut is located outside in the Plaza, near Café Hollander and Morgan’s Shoes.
  • Photos and meet & greets are first come first serve. You may bring your own camera to take your own photos.
  • If there is snowy or rainy weather, activities may be canceled. Weather cancelations will be shared on Hilldale’s Instagram and Facebook pages.

Hut Schedule:

  • Sunday, December 12:
  • Monday, December 13:
    • 5pm – 7pm: Meet & Greet with the characters from Frozen – Elsa, Anna & Olaf
  • Tuesday, December 14:
    • 11am – 3pm: Santa visits Hilldale!
    • 5pm – 7:30pm: Enjoy festive entertainment from the Dickens Carolers
  • Wednesday, December 15:
  • Thursday, December 16
    • 2pm – 6pm: Santa visits Hilldale!
  • Friday, December 17: 
    • 2pm – 4pm: Kids Crafts with Creando Explorertorium
    • 5pm – 7pm: Meet & Greet with Disney Princesses – Belle, Moanna & Ariel
  • Saturday, December 18:
    • 10am – 12:30pm: Enjoy festive entertainment from the Dickens Carolers
    • 2pm – 6pm: Santa visits Hilldale!
    • 6:30pm – 8:30pm: Enjoy cheerful tunes from Two Ukes and a Bass
  • Sunday, December 19:
  • Monday, December 20:
  • Tuesday, December 21
    • 10am – 12:30pm: Enjoy festive entertainment from the Dickens Carolers
    • 5pm – 7pm: Howliday fun in the Hut with Petphoria
      • Bring your pup to the Hilldale Holiday Hut to find out if they’ve been naughty or nice this year!
      • Take a festive photo of your pup, or with them, and take a turn on the holiday plinko board for chances to win free goodies!
      • *Note, Santa will not be present. Take your own photos. Free goodies must be redeemed the night of the event. Dogs welcome. While supplies last.
  • Wednesday, December 22:
    • 10am – 4pm Visit the Holiday Hut to learn more about Children’s Wisconsin and how you can be a part of the story providing care and support for kids and families in our communities! Stop by and talk with Children’s Wisconsin about foster care programs and opportunities to be a foster parent, or short term respite provider in your area.
      • Foster parents can be individuals and couples, LGBTQ, from a diversity of identities, young and older… Even if you’re not ready to foster – come stop by and get information to share with your friends, family, and community.
      • Learn more at childrenswi.org/TFC.
    • 5pm – 7pm: Enjoy festive music by Chad Bartell, local steeldrum musician
  • Thursday, December 23:
    • 10am – 2pm: Santa visits Hilldale!
    • 4pm – 8pm: Stop by to learn and support the local organization, Little John’s Kitchen and their community’s kitchen for transforming food excess into accessible, chef-quality meals for EVERYONE regardless of their means.