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In this digest: Get in the holiday groove, enjoy some laughs for a good cause, and order Christmas dinners to go.
Toy Drive + Local Music Legends
This Sunday, the Merry Swishmas toy drive returns to East End Backyard for its 4th year. Bring a new toy for a chance to win prizes, and keep an eye out for a special surprise guest. SwishaHouse DJs will provide the tunes.
Laugh your way into the holidays
Stand-up comedy, live music, and an appearance by Santa will make sure this Christmas Comedy Spectacular lives up to its name. Advance tickets to the Friday show are just $10, plus your first drink is free with a toy donation.
Delicious Christmas dinner takeout
Let Indianola feed your family and friends this holiday. Place to-go orders by Dec. 18 for pick-up on Christmas Eve. Enjoy appetizers, desserts, and everything in between.
Local Business Love:
Get them the gift that keeps on sipping. Gift cards are available in-restaurant or online.
Treat your pooch to a doggie daycare party, or book their holiday boarding before spots fill up.
You’ve just found the perfect venue for holiday events and/or to keep your out-of-town visitors.
The Eggroll Smashed Burger is here and it’s unlike any burger you’ve probably ever tasted.
This EaDO favorite is hosting an Ugly Christmas Sweater Party on Saturday.
Get ready for Sunday Funday to be back in a big way on New Year’s Day.