Skate with Santa, ugly sweater beer tour and plans for New Year's Eve this weekend in Kalamazoo. Discover Kalamazoo gives us the rundown of the fun.

Saturday, Dec 21 | 3-5 pm

Millennium Park, Portage

  • A photo op as kids and grown-ups alike can skate with Santa
  • $4 Open Skate | $3 Skate Rental

Saturday, Dec 21 | Noon-4 pm

West Michigan Beer Tours | 210 Farmer's Alley, Kalamazoo

  • Stops at 3 featured breweries – with samples or pint at each stop
  • $29 per person for the first 8 guests
  • $35 in advance for additional guests
  • $40 for guests purchasing tickets the day of the tour
  • Adults 21+ only

Saturday, Dec 21 | 10 am-3 pm

Kalamazoo County Expo Center

  • Buy, sell or trade reptiles, amphibians, small mammals and other exotic pets, supplies and food
  • Admission $5

Tuesday, Dec 31 | 5:30 pm-Midnight

Bronson Park

  • All-ages showcase of performing arts
  • 24 performing artists located in 11 buildings surrounding Bronson Park
  • Ball drop and fireworks at Midnight
  • $5 admission to all activities

Event info provided by Greg Ayres of Discover Kalamazoo, where they have many more ideas on fun things to do in Kalamazoo 365 days a year.