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Sundays in November and December in
Downtown Bay City Offer Great Holiday Memories!
November 10, 17 & 24 December 1, 8 & 15


Each Sunday Includes...

• Use Your Santa Bucks to save $5 off regularly priced purchases of $25 or more at participating businesses! Save up to $160! (See list of businesses below)

• FREE Traditional Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides, Noon til 3 pm on Sundays November 24-December 15
Carriage ride pick-up location is the State Theatre, 913 Washington Avenue.
Graciously underwritten by: Chemical Bank and the Bay City Downtown Management Board.

Please note that carriage rides will not be available November 10 and 17.

• Strolling Carolers & Sidewalk Musicians
(weather permitting)
Graciously underwritten by: Little House and the Bay City Downtown Management Board

• FREE Gift Wrapping

• FREE Treats throughout Downtown Businesses


Other Special Events...
Open Houses & Special Holiday Events Celebrate the holidays with downtown businesses! More Info to Come >>
Festival of Wreaths Register to win a one-of-a-kind wreath, on display in each participating business, by entering the Sleigh of Gifts drawing. Wreath drawings held Monday, December 16, 2013. Entries in the Festival of Wreaths drawing will also be eligible for the Sleigh of Gifts drawing to be held on Tuesday, December 17.
• Sleigh of Gifts Prize Drawing At participating businesses, enter our special drawing for the chance to win all the wonderful gifts in the sleigh at Herter Music Center, 901 Washington Avenue. Drawing to be held Tuesday, December 17, 2013.
• Family Holiday Movies at the State Theatre Enjoy a series of holiday classics (new and old!) at the State Theatre. Two showings Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8 and 15!
All family holiday movies sponsored by the State Theatre, Edward Jones and Team One Credit Union. See shows and times below in Calendar of Events. For information on movie theatre events:
State Theatre — 989.892.2660 or www.statetheatrebaycity.com

Calendar of Events:

Sunday, 11/10 • Holiday Season Kickoff Movies:
Sunday, 11/17Don't Forget! Enter to win the Sleigh of Gifts!
Sunday, 11/24 Carriage Rides and Holiday Movies at the State Theatre:
A Christmas Story, 1 pm • Miracle on 34th Street, 4 pm
THANKSGIVING WEEKEND...

Friday, 11/29 • Santa's Arrival! Wenonah Park, 7 pm — Visit Santa Claus at the Delta Planetarium after the show, 7-9 pm
Friday-Saturday, 11/29 -11/30 • "Extra Helpings" from Downtown Bay City — Come Enjoy Some Great After Thanksgiving Specials!
Sunday, 12/1Carriage Rides and Holiday Movies at the State Theatre:
Christmas Vacation, 1 pm; It's a Wonderful Life, 4 pm

Sunday, 12/8Carriage Rides and Holiday Movies at the State Theatre:
The Polar Express, 1 pm • A Christmas Carol, 4 pm
Sunday • 12/15 • Join us for the Final Sundays in City with Carriage Rides, Festival of Wreaths and Sleigh of Gifts Finale (drawings on Monday and Tuesday, December 16 & 17) This is your last chance to use your Santa Bucks!
Holiday Movies:
Elf, 1 pm • White Christmas, 4 pm



Use Your Santa Bucks at Participating Businesses:
Save $5 off your one-time purchase of $25 or more at most of the following Downtown Bay City merchants. For 2013, your Santa Bucks are worth up to $160, valid only on Sundays through 11/10 to 12/15/2013. Santa Bucks are available at participating businesses or by contacting the Downtown Management offices (989.893.3573) for more information! Click Here to Print Your Personal Santa Buck! (PDF)

A Wedding
& Gift Boutique
108 Fourth St.
989.894.0560

Sales on wedding accessories and gifts. Drawings for gift packages. Refreshments served.

American Kitchen
207 Center Ave.
989.892.4140
Half Off Staple Burgers!
Atrium
1100 N. Water St.
989.891.1600
Book your Holiday Party in one of our festively decorated private rooms.
Bay Antique Center
Not on Santa Buck
1010 N. Water St.
989.894.0400
Browse our shop for a unique gift!
Bayshire Beauty Academy
917 Saginaw St
989.894.4923
Hot stone massage $25 with
a free paraffin hand dip!
Chemical Bank
Not on Santa Buck
600 Washington Ave.
989.895.8521
2013 Horse-Drawn
Carriage Rides Sponsor!
Di's Ink,
Stamp-n-Crafts
924 Washington Ave.
989.892.1927
Each Sunday we will make Christmas ornaments and gift tags.

Do-ART Studio
& Gallery

810 Washington Ave.
989.391.9935
Register to win one-of-a-kind creations by local artists.  Drawings will be done weekly during Sundays in the City.
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel - Bay City Riverfront
One Wenonah
Park Place
989.891.600
Stop by the Riverfront Grille for dinner
and try some of our Holiday features
for the month of December.
G.T. Homestead
109 Third St.
989. 922.4871
Visit our festive and magical showroom!
Our shop is filled with a wonderful selection
of holiday décor and unique gifts. Join us for
our "fresh evergreens" event Nov 22 – 24. Beautiful hand-made wreaths and kissing balls!
Herman Hiss
& Company
905 Washington Ave.
989.892.2567

Ladies Night - Nov 14
Brighton Girls Night Out Party - Nov 21
Men's Night - Dec 5

Herter Music Center
901 Washington Ave.
989.893.4545
Christmas cookies each Sunday in December!
Hidden Treasures
Gift Boutique
107 Fifth St.
989. 450.2506
Sampling of many of the our specialty foods.  Many in-store specials and giveaways!
Izzie's on the Avenue
805 Washington Ave.
989. 402.1114
Register to win one-of-a-kind creations by local artists.  Drawings will be done weekly during Sundays in the City.
Jack's
Bicycle Shop
207 Third St.
989. 684.1735
Holiday specials! Fat bikes, mountain bikes,
and everything you need to keep riding
year round or inside for the winter. 
Ask for details on basic repair clinics.
Little House
924 N. Water St,
989.893.6771
We make every weekend festive from
tasty treats to in-store specials! 
Enjoy holiday music while you shop
and as always, free gift wrapping!
MeadowCreek Clothiers
920 Washington Ave.
989.894.2157

Gift Week/Men's Gift Week is Dec 9 – 21.  
20% off on all gift purchases!

Merle Norman Cosmetics
908 Washington Ave.
989.892.8053
Free gift with purchase of 2 or more items.
My Secret Garden
600 Saginaw St.
989.891.2000
Thanksgiving Tote Sale Nov 24-30.  
12 Days of Christmas Celebration,  Dec 7. 
Ugly Sweater Christmas Party, Dec 14.
Painterly Pottery
904 N. Water St.
989.895.1029
$5 off all tableware including mugs, dishes and platters every Sunday.  "Walk In & Paint"
7 days + 4 nights through December. 
The Pottery Studio offers over 1000 unfinished items including a huge selection of holiday seasonal pieces & over 100 unique ornaments.
Paperworks
922 Washington Ave.
989.893.0244
In-store specials weekly. 
Refreshments served.
St. Laurent
Brothers
1101 N. Water St.
989.893.7522
We have extended hours and a full array
of quality fresh roasted nut meats and
hand-dipped chocolates - perfect for the
holiday season!
Simmons
Jewelers
208 Center Ave.
989.893.4653

In-store specials every day during the holiday season.  Specials will change weekly.

State Theatre
913 Washington Ave.
989.892.2660
Sundays in the City Movies Nov. 24-Dec. 15; Check out the complete schedule of concerts and shows at www.statetheatrebaycity.com.
The Stein Haus
1108 N. Water St.
989.891.2337
Live music every Sunday evening, 7-11 pm
Sweet Choices Cake Decorating School
108 Fourth St.
989.860.2393
Holiday cake decorating and sugar art
classes for adults and children are available.
Sales on selected cake supplies.
Sweet Peach
Children's Boutique
910 Washington Ave.
989.891.1945
Browse our selection of beautiful holiday
apparel while enjoying festive treats. We offer
a wonderful selection of gifts.
The Cat's Meow Downtown
810 Washington Ave.
989.391.9335
Register to win!  Enter special
in-store drawings on weekend.
The Sweet Boutique
816 Washington Ave.
989.895.5000
Stop in to check out our in-store specials and giveaways!
Uptown Girl
111 Center Ave.
989.891.0128
Find some cool holiday fashions!
Violets Blue
115 Fourth St.
989.894.8502
Trollbeads Trunk Show, Nov 14-17! 
Great time to start a bracelet
or buy that special gift.
Water Front
Market & Deli
925 N. Water St.
989.891.1330
10% off any bottle of wine
Wind & Willows
on the River
923 N. Water St.
989.894.5222

Enjoy holiday treats & specials each weekend!  Bay City souvenirs make great gifts!

World Café
200 Center Ave.
989.402.1110
Stop in for a delicious meal!

What else is going on Downtown? See our Calendar of Events!