EVENTS Start some new traditions. There’s a ton to do in YS over the holidays!
SHOPPING Shop local! Find the perfect gift at one of our 65 shops and galleries.
DINING Warm up with delicious food, great coffee and warm conversation.
NATURE Have a winter adventure! Explore over 2000 acres of nature trails.
This holiday season shop, dine and celebrate local. With over 65 independently owned shops, galleries and eateries, Yellow Springs is EVERYONE’S FAVORITE PLACE to find the perfect holiday gift or just relax with family and friends. A Winter Wonderland of Local Gifts, Food & Fun! Click on the links below to find listings of events, shops, restaurants and nature.

Online Shopping & Gift Certificates

Businesses are open for in-store shopping unless otherwise stated. Many businesses have gift cards or certificates available in-store. However, we’ve compiled a list of businesses that have online sales and gift cards available online, for safe shopping from the comfort of your home. For detailed information about business hours and more, please visit our Essential Yellow Springs page.

In-Store Shopping




While many events have been cancelled or moved online due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, this page is your one-stop shop for the events that are still going on this holiday season! Be safe and be merry in and around Yellow Springs! Most Event Names are links to pages with more information. Please note that masks and social distancing are required in downtown Yellow Springs.

All Season


Click for our calendar with more details about these holiday happenings!