The holiday season is in full swing, showcasing Christmas in Pella.

Jill Vandevoort with the Pella Convention and Visitors Bureau says the annual Christmas Tour of Homes will be held December 2nd through the 4th. Vandevoort says four stops will be decorated with holiday themes and ideas, generated by the homeowners, volunteers, and local sponsors. Additionally, Vandevoort says the three days of the event are a great time to visit Pella, with a wide range of community events and activities ongoing for both residents and visitors to enjoy, including the new Kerstmarkt on the Molengracht, featuring unique vendors selling hand-crafted items.

Tickets for the Pella Christmas Tour of Homes cost $15 until this Saturday and $18 after that day, and can be purchased online at or at several local retailers.

Tickets include home tours and refreshments to go provided for pick up at the Kerstmarkt Christmas Market on the Molengracht at 700 Main Street.