Holiday FUN for the whole family!  

Deck the District in the Czech Village – New Bohemia Main Street District is November 30-December 2, 2018!

Check out our Calendar for the full line up of events!

From Jonkonnu to Kwanzaa: Exploring Black Holiday Celebrations

The African American Museum of Iowa invites you to attend From Jonkonnu to Kwanzaa: Exploring Black Holiday Celebrations as part of Deck the District in the Czech Village – New Bohemia Main Street District. Join us December 1st from 10 am – 4 pm for free cocoa and cookies, free Kwanzaa and Jonkonnu tabletop activities, and a guest appearance from Mrs. Claus. The gallery hosting Endless Possibilities and Driven By Hope will be available at the AAMI’s regular rates and a special collection of Black Santa memorabilia will be on... read more

Photos with Santa & Mistletoes Craft at Baby Time

Photos with Santa: Saturday Dec. 1, 10am-1pm For just $10 you can get your little one’s picture with Santa. You can choose a digital copy or a 4×6 print. Copies of the same shot are $6 each.

Misteltoes Craft – Another fun craft to do with your baby or toddler! A sweet red bow on top with their cute feet painted green as mistle(TOES).

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NewBo City Market Holiday Celebrations

NewBo City Market is your one stop shop for everyone on your holiday shopping list! The Holiday Pop-Up Market featuring artisans, crafters, and home-based businesses. Support local businesses & entrepreneurs by checking off your holiday list with unique, home made items! Visit Santa from from 12-4pm on Sunday December 2nd!

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Stitches for Hope Quilt Sale

Keep your loved ones warm this winter with a beautiful, unique, and locally-made quilt! Browse our selection of 800+ quilts and find one perfectly suited to take home with you. Thanks to the generosity of Inspired to Sew, your purchase will help to inspire hope in our local community by supporting the Catherine McAuley Center’s mission.

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Window Wonderland

Main Street’s “Window Wonderland” kicks off the holiday season festivities, with businesses decked out for the holidays in a window decorating competition that begins on Small Business Saturday.

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Svaty Mikulas Celebration

Experience the Traditions of the Czech and Slovak Republic with a traditional Angel, Devil and Svaty Mikulas himself. Enjoy traditional songs, treats and a candlelight walk to the lighting of the Czech Village Christmas Tree.

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A Very Cherry Holiday

This year’s Very Cherry Holiday open house and studio tour will be held at the Cherry Building on Saturday, December 1st, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. This year, we will feature a Very Cherry Annual Art Sale at the iowa Ceramic Center & Glass Studio. Yoimono will be hosting a holiday art show and many studios will offer special holiday gift items, refreshments and demonstrations.

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Old World Christmas Market

Saturday, December 1 from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 2 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Experience the magic of the Christmas season at the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library at the 8th annual Old World Christmas Market!

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