Leading up to Christmas in the Country in Ellendale there will be a Christmas concert this Sunday, December 2 at 3PM at the United Methodist Church in Ellendale. Following the concert there will be a bake sale and soup and bread feed till 5PM.

Christmas in the Country kicks off on Friday, December 7 with Holiday Bingo starting at 7PM at the Community Center. Proceeds will go toward the community sign project.

On Saturday, December 8 businesses will be open with treats, samples and goodies. There will be a Festival of Trees at the Old Fifth Avenue Pizza from 9-5PM. Bring the kids for pictures with Santa at 2PM. Kids are invited to play Santa Bingo and win prizes at 1PM at Floors 4 U.

There will be a Holiday Craft Fair from 9-3PM at the Community Building on Saturday. While you're in town, check out the new holiday lights in Ellendale.