Hot cocoa, warm sweaters, holiday lights and time with family are some of the favorite things about the holidays. Create memories in Iowa City's Curious Communities by visiting a certain shop for gifts, for watching a special production or taking a horse-drawn carriage ride. Whatever it is, enjoy the magic of the season. Below are a few of upcoming holiday events sure to bring out some holiday cheer. Visit our event calendar for a comprehensive list of all area happenings.