We’re looking forward to the fun that winter holidays can bring. If you’re looking for some ways to enjoy the holidays in our own backyard, check out these holiday events right here in Bloomington!Mall of America: Capture this moment in time and get your picture taken with Santa! Be sure to check out his sitting schedule before you go. Then, on Tuesday, December 3, catch a sneak peek of Stages Theatre Company’s brand-new musical adaptation of Anna Dewdney’s children’s book, Llama, Llama Holiday Drama. Shows in the Rotunda at 10am and 11am.REI of Bloomington: Check out their FREE classes for winter activities like snowshoeing and cross-country skiing! For some post-holiday kicks, they’ll host Winter Trails Day at Fort Snelling State Park on January 11 from 11am-4pm. Click here for details.Holiday Lights Tour: A classic holiday event! Take a guided 2 ½ hour tour of quaint residential neighborhoods and glittering city streets. Saturdays: December 7, 14 and 21 only! Click here for more information or to purchase tickets.For more events taking place throughout the Twin Cities area, check out Bloomington’s own Visitor’s Bureau.Happy Thanksgiving from Homecare!