Santa, music and treats bring holiday fun to Factory Outlets
'Tis the season to be jolly at the Oak Creek Factory Outlets Dec. 4-5.
The weekend begins as Canyon Moon Gallery hosts Beverly and Mel Copen's award-winning photography. Their work showcases the beauty and diversity of landscapes and people throughout the world including breathtaking images of Sedona at the Gallery through January. Santa's Workshop features holiday gifts for sale by artists Morna Paule, Carol Redenbaugh and Jan Saunders from 10 to 5:30. Paule's handmade purses, Clay by Carol and Jan Saunders' beautiful handmade cards, boxes and ornaments are unique, affordable gifts for the special people on your list.
Santa's Workshop for Kids at Canyon Moon Theatre from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday and 1:30 to 3:30 on Sunday. Visit with your child and make ornaments for $2 each as a keepsake of this holiday season.
Enjoy half-price lunch at Marketplace Cafe from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. then travel over to Allie Ollie for special sales on gifts that will delight any woman. (Hint hint, guys.) Next is The Worm Books and Music, Sedona's premier book, music and Southwest gift store. The Worm is the oldest and largest bookstore in Sedona.
Follow the aroma of freshly roasted spiced nuts to Village Pet Supply and Grooming. Treats, toys, beautiful birds and pampering for your pet make this the perfect stop for any animal lover. Dec.5, Village Pet Supply & Grooming will be hosting a low-cost holiday pet photo event (by Cold Noses Photography- a division of Tiramisu Studios).
Dress Barn welcomes the holidays with sales and special hours for men to shop on Dec. 3-4.
Cobblestone Antiques & Sweets will be serving complimentary hot cocoa and mulled hot cider throughout the weekend to enjoy as you stroll through antiques. One lucky customer will win a beautiful Holiday Gift Basket filled with gifts from the store.
On Saturday evening at 7:30, Canyon Moon Theatre presents Meadowlark's Spirit of the Season. This enchanting concert features holiday and Celtic-inspired music, story and song celebrating the season. Performed on "harp-like" fingerstyle guitar with effervescent flutes and pennywhistles, this is a concert for all ages. Guest actress Leslie Haddad will warm hearts with some very special seasonal tales. Tickets are $15 for adults and $7 for children 13 and under. For more information or tickets, call Canyon Moon at (928) 282-6212.