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NOTICE (March 13, 2020) In light of the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic many events in the country and our community are being canceled or postponed. We will do our best to update events, but we recommend you double-check with the venue/event organizer to confirm scheduled events are taking place before attending.
Holiday Festival in Essex Village
December 4, 2021 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
HOLIDAYS in the VILLAGE 2021
(aka CHRISTMAS IN ESSEX)
FRIDAY, December 3rd (Essex, New York) – 6:00pm Tree lighting & Caroling at the Town Hall green in Essex, New York
SATURDAY, December 4th (Essex, New York)
- 9:30 Santa arrives on Ferry
- 9:45 Breakfast with Santa at Firehouse (eat in or take out)
- 10:00 Holiday Craft Fair in CFES (behind Post Office on Lake Shore Road)
- 10-12:00 Sweet Adelines caroling around town
- 10-1:00 Gingerbread cookie decorating at Old Stone Church behind the Essex Inn
- 11:00 Reindeer Run around Beggs Park
- 12:00-2:00 Holiday music with Cliff Reynolds
- 11:00-2:00 Photos with Santa at Old Stone Church
- 12:00 Puppet show with Gregg VanDuesen at Old Stone Church
- 1:00 Storytime with Steven Kellogg at Old Stone Church
- 2:00 Sweet Adelines concert at St. John’s Church
- 2:15 Gifts from Santa at St. John’s Church
** Local business on Main Street will offer fun activities for the kids during the day so make sure you visit.
** Please note that masks will be required for all indoor activities for anyone age 2 and older, regardless of vaccination status.
** Come and join us celebrate the merry season ahead while helping us keep our community safe.
** Thanks for helping spread the word.