SOZO Holiday Open House

Enjoy a wine tasting and artist spotlight Friday, Dec. 12, from 6 to 9 p.m. at SOZO Art Studio’s Holiday Open House at the corner of Mitchell and Main streets in downtown Kendallville. The Olive Twist of Auburn and Fort Wayne will offer appetizers during the tasting. There is no Read more…

Celebrate Christmas in the Country this weekend

Friday, Dec. 5

Albion S.T.A.R. Team and Chamber of Commerce: Christmas in the Village in downtown Albion. Open houses for businesses and organizations from 4-7 p.m.; see their beautiful decorations, enjoy refreshments and sign up to win Chamber Buck gift certificates. S.T.A.R. Bazaar offers a variety of vendors, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Albion Opera House, 107 W. Jefferson St., on the north side of the courthouse. Santa Claus arrives at 6:50 p.m. on a horse-drawn wagon. Lighting of the Tree ceremony, 7 p.m. on the northeast corner of the courthouse square with the Noble County Saddle Club caroling on horseback and collecting non-perishable food items. Santa will greet children after the tree ceremony at Albion Pizza Depot with photos by Treasured Memories Photography. Contact Shelli Porter, 260-610-3412 or email .

Brick Ark Inn: Christmas open house, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., 215 N. Orange St., Albion. Enjoy Christmas punch and cookies and tour the beautifully decorated Victorian bed & breakfast inn dating to 1880. The newly completed fifth guest room will be showcased. Contact innkeeper Tammy Luce at 260-636-6181, email or go to