Today, at least in Buffalo, is the unofficial kick-off to the Christmas season, as many activities are scheduled for today and tonight around town.
To help you plan your day, here is a list of December 3rd activities, compiled by the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce:
* 6-9am: 3-2-1 Sales at participating businesses.
* 6am-7pm: Downtown Shopping Showcase at Deerfield.
* 6am: Hot Chocolate/Coffee & Goodies outside Deerfield.
* Live Music all day at the Occidental Hotel.
* 8-11am: St. Luke's Episcopal "Surprise You Sale.”
* 9am-3pm: Buffalo Children's Center "Christmas Bazaar.”
* 9am-2pm: St. Luke's Lutheran "Kids' Christmas Shoppe.”
* 10-11:30am: Gingerbread Workshop at Sheridan College in Jo Co.
* 10am-5:30pm: Photos with Santa at Cooley's Images.
* 10am: ET Quilts Open House all day.
* 11am-2pm: Mountain Meadow Wool Ornament Project.
* 1-3pm: Beauty Beneath the Bighorns open house.
* 1-4pm: Arrowhead Forge Open House.
* 4pm: FREE Hot Chocolate and Chili Feed at Crazy Woman Square.
* 6pm: Lighted Christmas Parade downtown.
* Hot Chocolate and Cinnamon Rolls at Senior Center after parade.
* Live Music after the parade at the Century Club (21 and over).
* Wahoo's Outback Christmas Party after the parade (21 and over).