The McPherson Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is offering family events to help promote the holiday season. Activities begin on Saturday, November 25, with a free movie at the McPherson Opera House. “Beauty and the Beast” begins at 3 p.m. On December 2, free gingerbread house kits will be available to the first 100 families. Kits will be distributed from 1-3 p.m. at the McPherson Museum holiday open house. All kits must be assembled on site with one gingerbread house per family.
Jump aboard the McPherson trolley on December 7 at 7 p.m. and December 9 at 9 a.m. to hear a holiday story. Cost is $3 per person. Pick up and drop off will occur at the McPherson Public Library, 214 W. Marlin. The McPherson trolley will also be available for holiday light tours on December 14, 15, 16, 17, 21 & 22. Cost is $5 per person. The annual attraction includes a ride through festive neighborhoods, Christmas music, holiday trivia and prizes. Advanced tickets are required for all trolley events and can be purchased at the CVB office, 1111 E. Kansas.
McPherson CVB will also support downtown merchants with the “Grin with the Grinch” contest December 11-15. Customers must find the Grinch in a store offering Candy Cane Cash, snap a “selfie” with the Grinch and then tweet or tag the CVB Facebook page with the photo resulting in a $25 Candy Cane Cash prize.
For more information call 620.241.3340 or visit mcpcity.com/589/CVB-Activities-Events.