Chatham’s Annual Winterfest is Saturday, December 14, 11am – 4pm.
Businesses throughout the Village of Chatham will be welcoming shoppers with special offers and unique holiday gifts. There will be a raffle to win a gift basket of goodies from participating shops in the Village. A raffle ticket will be issued with any purchase of $5 or more in a village shop and the winning number will be posted on the CABA website.
Some activities include a reading of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at the Chatham Bookstore at 11:00am, a wreath-making workshop at Chatham Brewing at 11:00am, the Crandell Theater will have a free screening of the movie “Prancer” at noon , Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand at 10 Main Street from 1:00-3:00pm to visit with little ones and spread some holiday Cheer. At 3:30 there will be a reading of “The Carpenter’s Gift” by local author David Rubel as part of the library’s Authors, Artists and Community Speakers Series. Holiday cookies and hot cocoa will be served. Personalized signed Books will be available for purchase.
Students from Chatham Central School District will be on hand to provide Holiday Music and Caroling, a there will also be a Holiday Costume Crawl for adults that wish to don a costume that captures the spirit of the Holidays as they sample adult beverages at participating venues.
|10:00am-3:00pm||Open House and accepting new, unwrapped toys for the Salvation Army||Our Community Cares, 25 Hudson Avenue|
|10:00am-Noon||Nature crafts for kids||Columbia Land Conservancy, 49 Main Street|
|11:00am||Judy Staber and Thomas Chulak read “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”||Chatham Bookstore, 27 Main Street|
|11:00am||Wreath-Making Workshop with Flower Blossom Farm. For more information contact Chatham Bewing at email@example.com||Chatham Brewing, 59 Main Street|
|11:00am-2:00pm||Our Community Cares’ free gift wrapping event. Bring your presents for our volunteers to wrap. Donations accepted.||The Tracy Memorial Village Hall, 77 Main Street|
|11:00am-4:00pm||Chatham Freshman class fundraiser selling handmade items such as baked goods and candles, along with some apparel||17 Main Street|
|11:00am-7:00pm||Santa Pub Crawl. $1 Off your first drink. To win prizes dress in your favorite holiday costume, take a selfie at 3 establishments that day and post it on Instagram with the hashtag #ChathamWinterfest. Winners will be chosen at randon. Download the flyer.||Blue Plate, Yanni’s, People’s Pub. Chatham Brewing and The Chatham Grill|
|Noon||Free screening of “Prancer”||Crandell Theatre, 48 Main Street|
|Noon-2:00pm||Pet pictures with Santa||Our Community Cares, 25 Hudson Avenue|
|Noon-3:00pm||“Have A Bite… Help A Family” fundraiser hosted by the Chatham Middle School National Junior Honor Society and PTSO. Tag sale including holiday decorations, soup samples and other tasty bites.||Christ Our Emanuel Church, 19 Park Row|
|1:00-3:00pm||Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus||10 Main Street|
|3:30pm||A reading of “The Carpenter’s Gift” by local author David Rubel as part of our Authors, Artists and Community Speakers Series. Holiday cookies and hot cocoa will be served. Personalized signed Books will be available for purchase.||Chatham Public Library, 11 Woodbridge Ave, Chatham|
|9:00pm||Live music by Aaron Rothko||The People’s Pub, 36 Main Street|
|15% Off Lamporium Lamps||Large selection of unique lamps||Country Upcycle. 6 Main Street. Open 11:00am-4:00pm|
|15% Off all Calendars||Large selection||Chatham Bookstore, 27 Main Street|
|$5.00 Margaritas||Lunch served||The People’s Pub, 36 Main Street|
Saturday, December 14, 2019: 11am
The Village of Chatham, NY