By:  Ernie Wren

  December is usually a very busy month for families:  holiday parties, shopping, festivals and so much more.  Here is a run-down of some fun Mid-Missouri activities that you also might consider adding to your busy schedule.

   12/01/2022 – Magic Tree Festival: Families can attend the lighting of the “Magic Tree” this Thursday at 5pm.  The event goes from 5pm to 8pm including a visit from Santa, face painting, and food trucks.  The actual lighting of the tree is scheduled for 5:30pm.  The cost is FREE, and the Magic Tree is located in The Village of Cherry Hill in Columbia, MO at 4200 Merchant Street.   

See more in this weeks Boone County Journal