Folkways of the Holidays at The Landing, 2187 Hwy. 101 E. in Shakopee near Valleyfair, has two major parts:
Folk art performances, trolleys pulled by Percheron horses, costumed interpreters, tours of homes with decorations and crafts. Food for purchase in the Depot. (Weekends prior to Christmas only.)
Fee: $5 ages 18-64, $3 ages 2-17 and seniors, younger kids free
Hours: 10-4 Saturday, 11-4 Sunday. Last entry 3 p.m.
Entertainment: Dec. 8: Lara Swanson; Dec. 9: Curtis and Loretta; Dec. 15: Wayzata Women's Chorus; Dec. 16: St. Paul Czech Dancers; Dec. 22: Village Christmas Pageant, Santa Claus, live reindeer from noon to 4 p.m.; Dec. 23: Jeff and Christine Nordin
On Dec, 21, from 5 to 8:30 p.m., candlelit paths to homes on Town Square, with costumed residents sharing holiday traditions. Christmas Pageant in the Town Hall at 6:30 p.m., live music by Butternut Squash. Food for purchase in the Depot. Last entry 7:30 p.m.
Fee: $5 ages 18-64, $3 ages 2-17 and seniors, under 2 free.