Hudson Holiday

The charm of Hudson escalates during the holiday season as our town is filled with lights, decorations, unique shops, and distinctive dining experiences. We invite you to spend a day, a weekend, or even longer during this special time of year. We hope you will join us. Click here to find the perfect place to extend your stay this season.

Lighten Up Your Holiday

Celebrate the magic of thousands of lights starting November 27. Walk through Lakefront Park along the St. Croix River for our Second Annual Buena Vista: A Stroll in the Park and enjoy lit trees and decorations that will delight visitors of all ages. Discover even more bright splendor and beautifully decorated businesses as our town shares our holiday spirit with you. See the calendar for Buena Vista viewing days and more holiday events.

The Season of Flavor

Our award-winning restaurants go above and beyond to make each experience memorable. Pier 500 and San Pedro Cafe have even extended their seasonal offering into amazing outdoor spaces full of warmth and memories waiting to happen. Visit our dining page to find even more options for dining this season.

Bring on the Snow

If you like to hike, snowshoe or cross country ski, Hudson is home to several parks as well as the 100+ year old Camp St. Croix. Explore the great outdoors. Bring the family for a day of tubing. Find all the ways you can play in by exploring our Winter Activities.

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Bundle up and explore all the indoor options in Hudson. This season we offer theater, galleries, boutiques, salons, and shops  – all perfect for a little R&R or gifts for another. Make your holiday happen with:

a'la Mode Salonspas Grace + Grit The 715
Abigail Page Antique Mall Grand Fête The Bees Knees
Angel's Pet World Hudson Flower Shop The Jewelers Bench
Art Doyle's Spokes & Pedals Knoke's Chocolates & Nuts The Purple Tree
BackRoom Vintage kudos Ultimissimo - Boutique Salon
Chapter2Books La Rue Marche Urban Olive & Vine
Classy Nails Phipps Center for the Arts
Et Cetera SEASONS on St. Croix Gallery