Christmas by the Lake and One Vision's 22nd annual Festival of Trees are this weekend in Clear Lake.
Santa’s Workshop Festival at the Clear Lake Arts Center is a featured indoor activity for Saturday’s "Christmas by the Lake." There will be shows by “Punch & Judy” puppets from Des Moines at 2, 3 and 4 p.m., the Merry Merlyn magic show at 2:30 and 3:30, plus pinatas for the children and Christmas trivia for the adults. It will also include balloon-maker Professor Von Air Extraordinaire, Tea & Fun with Queen Victoria, plus a Creative Kids Free Art Activity.
New entertainment on Main Avenue will be a steel drum musician, strolling magician, the OTH Brass Band, and the Pirates Fire & Comedy show. Many Dickens/Victorian characters and musicians will return, including The Langer’s Ball.
For information about Festival of Trees, visit www.ovfot.org.