The City of Nicollet rings in the Christmas season Saturday evening with it’s Hometown Holiday Family Event. It takes place from 4 to 7pm at the Nicollet Conservation Club. Highlights include free trolley rides, a sharing tree, ornament making, cookie decorating, outdoor games and a bonfire, a 4-H food fundraiser, and the chance to visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus beginning at 4:30. At 7pm there will be story time with Santa as well. For more information on Nicollet’s Hometown Holiday Family Event check out www.nicollet.org.