Christmas Activities

Get into the holiday spirit with some fun activities happening in Downtown Tiffin.

Santa in Downtown Tiffin

December 1 – 23
(Thursdays 5:30 – 7:30, Saturday & Sundays 12:00 -2:00)

Santa in Downtown Tiffin

Bring the kids out for a free visit with Jolly old St. Nick. He will be at downtown locations Thursdays (5:30 – 7:30), Saturdays & Sundays* (12:00 – 2:00) December 1 – 22.

  • Sunday, Dec. 1 Reino’s (Ticket required)

  • Thursday, Dec. 5 Phat Cakes

  • Saturday, Dec. 7 Clover Club

  • Sunday, Dec. 8 JT’s Bagel Bar

  • Thursday, Dec. 12 FroZone

  • Saturday, Dec. 14 Rodgers Flowers

  • Sunday, Dec. 15 Simply Susan’s

  • Thursday, Dec. 19 Empire 138

  • Saturday, Dec. 21* The Renaissance, 1:00-3:00

  • Sunday, Dec. 22* The Ritz (Santa from 11:00-1:00, movie at 1:00)

Free Family Movie: “Polar Express”

Sunday, December 22 at 1:00


Bring the whole family for a fun afternoon at The Ritz Theatre. Santa will be in the lobby from 11:00 – 1:00 and “Polar Express” will start at 1:00. This event is free!

$1000 Cash Giveaway!

Shop November 15 – December 21
Winners announced Sunday, December 22


Shop at participating businesses Nov 15 – Dec 21 and enter to win! Winers will be drawn Sunday, December 22 at noon at Court House Square.

Winners* will be drawn Sunday, December 22 at noon at Court House Square. Each participating business will pick a winner from their entries to receive a $100 gift card to their business. Mayor Aaron Montz will pick from ALL the entries for the $1000 winner!

*1099 must be completed before payment is issued. Employees are eligible to participate, but may not enter through employers business.

November Third Thursday: Mix, Mingle & Jingle”

Thursday, November 21


Kick-off the Holiday Season with our “Mix, Mingle & Jingle”, November Third Thursday. Shop local and get gifts for everyone on your list at the great shops and restaurants in Downtown Tiffin!

Shop Small Saturday

Saturday, November 30


Support local small businesses on Shop Small Saturday! From great gifts to great restaurants, Tiffin has a lot to offer and you’re sure to find unique gifts for everyone on your list!

Shop Small Saturday also kicks off the Holiday Window contest! Stop by all the participating businesses and vote for your favorite window at the boxes around downtown. HolidayWindowThe winner will be announced at the Christmas Tree Lighting on December 6.

Pizza with Santa at Reino’s

Sunday, December 1, noon-3 p.m.


Get your tickets before they’re gone! $10 includes pizza & salad buffet and drink at the Reino’s Party Room. Buy tickets at Reino’s & Simply Susan’s or online.

Christmas Tree Lighting

Friday, December 6 at 5:15 pm


Join us at Court House Square for the official lighting of the town Christmas tree, a fun way to kick-off the holiday season. Santa will be in attendance too!

Tiffin Kiwianis Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 7 at 11:00

Bundle up and bring the kids downtown for the annual Christmas parade down Washington St!

Christmas Walk

Saturday, December 7 at 10:00-4:00


Enjoy the sites, sounds, smells and tastes of the season in beautiful Downtown Tiffin! Spend the day strolling from business to business gathering holiday themed treats! You can start prior to the parade or join us after! A VIP event will be held beginning at 9:00 am. Tickets available at Simply Susan’s or purchase online.