The Night of the Luminaria and Living Windows

It's the most wonderful time of the year in Galena Country! Whether it's the twinkling lights, the enchanting festivities, or the cozy refreshments, you're sure to find what you love and more. It's a place where families can create lasting memories, and visitors can experience the true spirit of the season. So if you're looking for a little magic this holiday season, look no further than Galena Country.

Festive Décor

Galena's historic Main Street, adorned with twinkling lights and wreaths, evokes a sense of timeless elegance. The 19th-century architecture, reminiscent of a bygone era, takes on a new charm as the town comes alive with holiday decorations. Stroll along the charming streets, lined with boutique shops and cozy cafes, and feel the warmth of the season. Admire the beautifully decorated storefronts and the lovely lodging properties that "dress up" for Christmastime.

Magical Events

Galena Country hosts a series of yuletide events throughout the holiday season, adding an extra layer of magic to this "Hallmark" town. December, one of the most romantic times of the year, is home to holiday concerts, fireworks, enchanting celebrations, luminaries, and more! Turn experiences into traditions with the magic and wonder of wintertime in Galena Country.

Gifts of Galena Country

Give the gift of local this Christmas! Quaint boutiques and art galleries showcase handcrafted treasures, locally made goods, and festive decorations. A gift, carefully handcrafted by local artists, artisans, brewers, distillers, roasters, and the like has value beyond the price tag! Whether you're searching for the perfect gift or indulging in a bit of self-care, the town's shops are filled with holiday cheer.

Winter Wonderland

There’s plenty of winter adventure to be had in Galena Country! The town's picturesque surroundings provide a stunning backdrop for activities like sleigh rides, skiing, and snowshoeing. Plan a snow day and take the whole family to the Nordic Center at Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa for ice skating, sledding, and cross-country skiing, or check out Chestnut Mountain Resort for downhill skiing and snowboarding! Whether you're an adventure seeker or prefer a leisurely winter stroll, Galena offers a variety of ways to enjoy the season's magic.

Cozy Drinks

‘Tis the season to wrap your hands around a warm cup of comfort! These toasty beverages are the perfect way to warm up and unwind after a day of exploring the charming small towns and scenic countryside of Galena Country. Taste the delicious flavors of cocoa and coffee drinks from Galena Country's local cafes

Nowhere packs as much fun and excitement into the holiday season as Galena Country, where memories are waiting to be made! Find some great ideas on places to see and things to do in Galena County by browsing the official visitor guide. To book your accommodation, choose from a wide variety here.