December 16th: The Massachusetts Academy of Ballet presents the 12th annual Holyoke Historic Nutcracker at Pope Francis Preparatory School in Springfield. Shows are at 1 PM and 4 PM. Tickets can be purchased in advance on their website, featuring a Nutcracker set in Holyoke with a Skinner family theme.
New Year’s Eve: Look out for First Night Junior and various other events, including a toy drive, marketplace happenings, and artist sales.
Early 2024: Keep an eye out for the release of the Holyoke 150th Commemorative Book. The Spotlight version was featured in local newspapers in the third week of November. Check it out for more details.