Novi, Michigan is an exciting and family friendly place to live. This December, there are a number of activities and events planned in Novi that you won’t want to miss. Whether you are looking to have a great time by yourself or with your family, you are sure to find something that everyone will enjoy. Check out these highlighted events that are taking place in the next few weeks in Novi.

Light Up The Night

  • Friday, December 4
  • 6:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Novi Civic Center Campus
  • 45175 W 10 Mile Rd, Novi, MI 48375

Are you ready for an amazing night out with the family? You will not want to miss the free community event, Light Up The Night. There will be tons of activities for your family to enjoy including marshmallow roasting, ice sculptures, a petting farm, kid crafts, craft show, the tree lighting, train rides, a variety show, and of course, visits to the big man himself – Santa. The event will take place on Friday, December 4 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.

If you have attended this event in prior years, you will be excited to hear that for 2015, a special fireworks display will be presented by Bright House Networks. The new fireworks display will take place immediately following the tree lighting. This event will be located at the Novi Civic Center Campus. If you are interested in the train rides and a variety show, head on over to the Novi Library.

For more, please see the event flyer.

Santa Pet Photos at Twelve Oaks Mall

  • Sunday, December 6
  • 9:00 am - 10:45 a.m. and 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Twelve Oaks Mall Center Court
  • 27500 Novi Rd, Novi, MI 48377

Have you ever wondered why your sweet pet can’t take part in the holiday festivities like meeting Santa? Twelve Oaks Mall continues to prove that it is a great mall as they have invited you and your favorite four legged friend to meet Santa and have a photo taken. Space is limited and reservations are a must.

For more information, please see Twelve Oaks 2015 Pet Photos or call 248-348-9400.

Santa’s Sleepy Storytime

  • Saturday, December 12
  • 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Novi Civic Center Campus
  • 45175 W 10 Mile Rd, Novi, MI 48375
  • Cost: $5.00

All kids are invited to jump into their pj’s, bring their favorite blanket, and enjoy listening to a favorite holiday story for Santa’s Sleepy Storytime. Following the story, children will have the opportunity to visit with Santa, make a craft, and enjoy some cookies and hot chocolate. The event is $5.00 and will be located at the Novi Civic Center. Make sure to register ahead of time at www.cityofnovi.org. Registration is open through December 4. For more information, please call 248-347-0400.

Novi Youth Assistance – Adopt a Family

This amazing program is designed to assist low income families living in Novi during the holiday season. The Novi Youth Assistance (NYA) is collaborating with the Novi Goodfellows to coordinate efforts to serve as many families as possible. The NYA is looking for families to participate in “adopting-a-family” for the 2015 holiday season. If you are interested in participating, gaining more information, or donating, please contact the Novi Youth Assistance office at 248-347-0410.

Shredding Saturdays

  • First Saturday of the Month
  • 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Corrigan Record Storage
  • 45200 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48375

Do you need to clear out some space in your desk? On the first Saturday of each month, residents of Novi have the opportunity to recycle up to 300 pounds with NAID Certified Secured Shredding. The partnership with Corrigan Record Storage makes this possible for a $5.00 fee. For an additional $5.00 fee, you can have your hard drive destroyed.

Wrapping Up

Novi, Michigan is a family friendly city filled with exciting activities and events. December will be a special month with activities from the Light Up The Night holiday kickoff to the Santa’s Sleepy Storytime and more.

If you are interested in moving to Novi, we would love to help you on your journey to find your next home. Please give our office a call today at:

248-348-7200