Observer Editor, Free
“Midnight/Moonlight Madness”: Main Street Area & State Street District Associations:
Many merchants are open late tonight with special sales, and many restaurants offer dining specials. An appearance by Santa and sidewalk entertainment by Voices in Harmony Chorus, Léim Irish Dance Club, Pioneer High School Orchestra & Choir, jazz and pop singer Marsha Mumm, Element 1 breakdancing, and more. The Ann Arbor Police Department hosts a complimentary hot cocoa bar in front of the Jolly Pumpkin (311 S. Main). Also, Santa’s Mailbox is accepting letters (postage to North Pole courtesy of the MSAA), Nov. 30–Dec. 14, in front of Conor O’Neill’s (318 S. Main); include a return address to receive a response from Santa. Santa also makes an appearance at Conor O’Neill’s at 4 p.m. on Dec. 18. 7–9 p.m. (many stores stay open till midnight), Main Street and State Street shopping areas. Free admission. 668–7112., . . . . . .