December First Friday "Winter Wonderland"/Holiday Light Parade/Comstock Christmas Riverwalk Tree Lighting
Activities and specials at downtown businesses during December's First Friday on December 2, 2022 include:
- 5:00pm: First Friday "Winter Wonderland" begins! Shop local at the businesses below for discounts and fun activities!
- 6:30pm: Line-up for the Holiday Light Parade begins at the Toledo Street Pavilion Parking Lot. To register for the parade, click here: https://forms.gle/K4RhjS13o5FSbofw8
- 7:00pm: Holiday Light Parade begins!
- 7:30pm: Comstock Christmas Riverwalk Tree Lighting!
- Santa & his helpers will be at the Gazebo at Comstock Park for photos after the tree lighting! Make sure you bring your camera to capture the moment! Santa will be accepting non-perishable food items for the City of Adrian Food Drive.
- The Gallery of Shops (136 E. Maumee) is December's First Friday sponsor! Santa Claus will be at My Cousin Vinnys Barbershop with free photos by Crea8ive Clicks Photography. Enjoy the sounds of Pam Meinke playing the dulcimer while you play the Gallery Game to win Christmas Cash! Masquerades by Michelle will be painting faces, and the Civitan "Deck the Gallery Halls" trees will be on display.
- Downtown Dempsey's - Good Eats & Sweet Treats (136 E. Maumee) - try our gingerbread cake balls or buckeyes! $1 off beer or seltzers!
- Hang Loose Boutique & Hair Salon (136 E. Maumee) - 20% sale on hats, glove, scarves, and ponchos.
- SASS (114 E. Maumee) - 15% off the entire store. Refreshments available. Check out the limited time pop ups across the street!
- The Men's Room and Comfort & Joy (123 E. Maumee) - Holiday Pop-Ups by SASS! 15% off everything for First Friday.
- Celebration Title Group of Adrian, MI (103 E. Maumee) - stop by for hand warmers and hot chocolate!
- Pat Cooper Studios (130 N. Main, inside the Joe Ann Steele Financial Center) - original art work for sale, refreshments available!
- Nutrition 365 (110 N. Main) - complimentary hot tea and peppermint shake samples.
- Farver's at the Croswell (129 E. Maumee) - 4-6pm: $5 Michigan Beers on Tap • $7 Wines by the Glass
- 4-11pm: $7 Yuletide Rum Punch • $8 Spiced Winter Sangria • $9 White Christmas Cosmo, Enjoy entertainment from Quartet Bernadette 7-10pm
- Adrian Moose Family Center (111 S. Main) - Swiss Steak Dinner special! Open to the public!
- Passion 4 Fashion Boutique (143 N. Main) - Hosting their Christmas Open House Friday & Saturday. 15% off entire store excluding Brighton. 20-50% off select apparel. Brighton Crossbody Belt bag promotion- spend $125 in Brighton receive this crossbody bag FREE. $78 value!!! Great selection of Christmas gifts. Come fill out your Christmas wish list as well!!
- Maple City Floral (155 N. Main) - 50% off non-perishable Christmas stock.
- Sauce Italian-Grill (149 N. Main) - dinner features and drink specials.
- Ghidrah's Mystic She Ways (120 E. Maumee) - Oracle Readings, Mini Reiki Sessions.
- Xsell Realty (129 S. Main) - Free Family Christmas photo session - Photos by Courtney Marie Photography
- Grata Domum Realty (128 S. Main) - accepting new, unopened toys for Toys for Tots. All donations will remain local and be distributed throughout the community. Refreshments available!
- Bohmey Beauty (128 N. Main) - 15% off the entire store!
- The Wagley Group (121 N. Main) - stop in for hot chocolate & sweets, and watch the parade with us!
Adrian District Library (143 E. Maumee) - Friends of Adrian District Library book sale will feature holiday books, both fiction and non-fiction. There will also be quality books suitable for gift-giving which will be individually marked, as well as beautiful book art pieces. Gramberry Jam will be performing from 6-8.Adrian Public Schools will have a K-12 Art Exhibit on display. Voting will begin for the libraries 19th annual Gingerbread House Contest. The Greater Lenawee Chamber of Commerce will be here with "Letters to Santa"! Write a letter to Santa with your Christmas wish, and Santa will send you a letter back in the mail!
Tink & The Frog - Yarn Shop (117 N. Main) - Shop our Holiday Open House! 40% off clearance items, shop to win a $20 gift card! Make a purchase of $10 or more and receive a cup of hot cocoa!At Peace Massage and Wellness (136 E. Maumee) - Save $15 off of any 60 minute massage of choice and $20 of any 90 minute massage of choice. Limit of 3 deals.Nova's (105 E. Church) - FREE popcorn and samples of Nova's new root beer!
Chaloner's Cigar House (108 W. Maumee) - Chaloner & Co.- 20% OFF Oliva Advent Calendars- Buy any 3 cigars, receive one select cigar free! (Courtesy of our vendors, while supplies last)Chaloner’s Cigar House-Berry Merry Spiced Cocktail $8Brenda Rodriguez’s lil taste of Texas (104 Toledo) - Mexican hot chocolate and dinner specials available!Mammoth Distilling is offering 20% off all purchases, and featuring live music from Blockhouse Valley!
First Presbyterian Church of Adrian (156 E. Maumee) is hosting an open house from 5pm-7pm. Music and Christmas hymns will be played from 5:30pm-6:30pm by Julie Zeng. The community is invited to sing along, tour the Church Building and have refreshments.Musgrove + Company (110 W. Maumee) is releasing their seasonal specials - Mint Mocha, Sugar Cookie Latte, and Ginger Molasses Macchiato!
The Buzz Cafe and Marketplace will feature their Love Local promotion - save 10% with proof of purchase from another downtown business. They will also have holiday gift baskets for sale!