Up Coming Events
"TOY FOR TOTS"
Dean Arbour Ford of Tawas & WKJC have teamed up with our local Toys For Tots in efforts to help the less fortunate children & families of Iosco County! As in years past, please bring in an unwrapped toy to Dean Arbour Ford of Tawas to place in the truck bed of a Ford F-150 and help us "Fill The Truck" with gifts for children of all ages! This event runs from now to Friday, December 13th for distribution for this Christmas. So please help us make this a Merry Christmas for local children and families this holiday season. Thank you for being a part of the Dean Arbour Difference. For more info please check out Dean Arbour Ford of Tawas Facebook page.
Free Open Skate - Tawas Bay Ice Arena will be holding open skate on Friday and Saturdays starting Friday, October 25th through March 2020. They offer Stick Time from 5pm to 7pm and Open Skate from 7pm to 9pm. Then on Sundays they offer Family Skate at 1pm.
Free Open Skate - Northern Lights Arena in Alpena is holding open skate Saturdays, from 1pm to 2:45pm from September 7th to December 21st. This skate is sponsored by Alpena County Youth & Recreation Millage, and includes the use of skates! "Ice skating is an excellent way to keep active and fit during the winter months!" So come on out the Norther Lights Arena and enjoy a good old fashion skate.
- Tawas Varsity Hockey will be having a Tip Night at G's Pizzeria on December 10th from 5pm to 8pm. Let the hockey team serve you dinner, it's dine in or carry out. All tips and a portion of the sales go directly to the high school hockey team! So come on out and support the Tawas Varsity Hockey team. G's is located at 115 East Bay Street, East Tawas.
10th Annual Santa Pics with Pets - Dean Arbour Ford and the Iosco County Animal Shelter are hosting their 10th Annual Santa Pictures with Pets on Saturday, December 14th from 11am to 2pm. The cost is $5 per photo with all proceeds go to the Iosco County Animal Shelter. There will be a pet buffet table and check out the adoptable pets.
Live Nativity - Come experience the joy of that first Christmas! Performing One Night Only, Saturday December 14th from 5:30pm tp 7:30pm at the Family Heritage Baptist Church. A 20 minute tour will begin on the half hour, with show times at 5:30pm, 6pm, 6:30pm, 7pm, and 7:30pm. The Church is located at 4260 M72 in Harrisville, for more info please call (989)724-6728.
Cookie Walk - Tawas Area Presbyterian Church will be holding it's Annual Cookie Walk, Saturday, December 14th from 9am to 12pm. Come get your box, walk the cookies and pick out which ones tempt you. You pay by the pound. So come on out and get some of these delicious cookies.
Christmas Light Parade - West Branch Chamber of Commerce invites you to the Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 14th at 7pm down Houghton Avenue. This years theme is "A Toy Story", whether it's the movie, the toys or the stories of the holiday season. After the parade there is the tree lighting and visit with Santa at the West Branch Chamber Office. So come on out and see Santa and give him your Christmas list.
Christmas Fantasy Downtown - Downtown West Branch merchants will be hosting Christmas Fantasy Downtown, Saturday, December 21st from 11am to 3pm. So come on out and enjoy some cookies, visit with Santa and Mrs. Clause and see Santa's live reindeer. Visit Santa's workshop in the library for crafts, a movie and snacks. Santa and Mrs. Clause will be at the Craft Emporium on the corner of 2nd and Houghton Avenue. Santa's reindeer will be at S. 3rd and Houghton Avenue. There will also be horse drawn hayrides. So come on out and have some holiday fun.
Market Days - Shoreline Players Community Theater will be holding Market Days, Saturday, December 21st from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, December 22nd from 12pm to 5pm. Come on out and get that extra Christmas gift. There will be art work, beauty items, boutique, candles, collectables, estate items, jewelry, and woodworking and so much more.