Town of DeWitt: Friday Dec. 3
6:30 p.m. Festivities begin at DeWitt Town Hall at 5400 Butternut Drive in East Syracuse with the DeWitt Choraliers,.
7 p.m. Tom Knight and his holiday puppet show followed by Santa Claus' arrival on an East Syracuse Fire Department truck. Refreshments will be served.
Hamlet of Jamesville, Saturday Dec. 4
6 to 8 p.m. 'Light up Jamesville' in Jamesville Town Center
Open local shops to visit, children's activities at the Train Station, M&T Bank and Jamesville Carpet has the Sheriff's K-9 Unit.
There will be raffles, including a boys and girls bike, and face painting, children's crafts and a children's holiday baazar ($1 and under family gifts).
Village of Minoa: Sunday Dec. 5
5 p.m. Children's party at the Minoa Fire Station No. 1
6 p.m. Tree lighting, Adams and North Main streets
Event will feature greetings from Mayor Richard Donovan, an invocation and Santa Claus.
Village of Manlius: Sunday Dec. 5
2:30 p.m. Winter festival begins at the Manlius Village Centre, 1 Arkie Albanese Ave.
3:30 p.m. There will be a story hour with Karen Porcello for the kids.
4:30 p.m. Tree lighting