Enter a winter wonderland and find yourself surrounded by twinkling lights, artisan vendors, fire pits, and holiday cheer at the Village Green Christmas Market, at The Village Green in Cottage Grove. Peruse the traditional Christmas market modeled after those in Europe, and enjoy German inspired food and drink, including bratwurst, baked goods, and gluhwein (a German hot spiced wine). Continue the night by sipping on hot cocoa, or for those 21 and over, a warm mug of gluhwein. Relax by the fire, take pictures with Santa and visit live reindeer on December 6th, 7th, and 8th! Village Green Christmas Market begins November 29th and ends December 31st (open most dates - visit us online for the schedule). Pricing and activities vary by night, visit or Village Green Christmas page for details and to purchase tickets. Overnight packages are available at The Village Green and include admission to the event.
Welcome to Cottage Grove from all of us here at the Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce.
Whether visiting Cottage Grove, or a lifetime resident, it is obvious this town and its surroundings are very special. With two rivers, two lakes, waterfalls, and nature trails...outdoor activities abound. Our historic downtown, museums, and covered bridges offer historical activities and shopping. But it's the people who make Cottage Grove a truly magical place. So, again, welcome.