Tag: Holiday Season

Holiday Centerpiece Sip + Snip at Olde York Distillery, Dec 20

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Flower Blossom Farm is back at Olde York Farm with a Holiday Centerpiece Sip & Snip class on December 20.

Your ticket price include professional assistance creating your holiday centerpiece and one drink of your choice from the bar (gratuity included). Taco Brujas will be at the distillery during the event serving authentic tacos 4pm-9pm.

DATE/TIME:
Friday, December 20, 2019 / 6pm

COST:
$65

LOCATION:
Olde York Farm Distillery & Cooperage
284 State Route 23
Claverack, NY 12513

MORE:
www.oldeyorkfarm.com
facebook.com/oldeyorkfarm
facebook.com/jennysweetbakes

 

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Chatham’s First Santa Crawl, Dec 14

On Saturday, December 14th, Chatham’s restaurants and bars will take part in the village’s first Santa Crawl. Part of Chatham’s Annual Winterfest, the Santa Crawl invites everyone to dress up in holiday-inspired costumes and stop by the participating establishments.

Each costumed person will be entitled to special drink prices (adults only), and are asked to take selfies from at least 3 of the establishments. Post those selfies to Instagram with the hastag, “#ChathamWinterfest”, and be entered to win prizes with winners chosen at random.

The participating establishments are:

  • Blue Plate
  • Chatham Brewing
  • Peoples Pub
  • The Chatham Grill
  • Yiannis

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Saturday, December 14, 2019 / 4pm – 7pm

LOCATION:
The Village of Chatham, NY

MORE:
visitchathamny.com/chatham-winterfest
facebook.com/VisitChathamNY
instagram.com/visitchathamny

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Chatham Winterfest 2019, Dec 14

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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.

WinterFest Events

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 info@chathambrewing.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

WinterFest Sales

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

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Saturday, December 14, 2019: 11am

LOCATION:
The Village of Chatham, NY

MORE:
visitchathamny.com/chatham-winterfest
facebook.com/VisitChathamNY
instagram.com/visitchathamny

 

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Chatham Winterfest 2018, Dec 8

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Chatham’s Annual Winterfest is this Saturday! Come celebrate the holiday season with sales, music, snacks & so much more.

Chatham’s sixteenth annual WinterFest will be held Saturday, December 8. Shop and restaurant owners are gearing up for another festive holiday weekend. Storefronts and display windows are being decorated and plans are underway for special events, activities and holidays sales.

The Crandell Theatre will host a free screening of the movie Elf starring Will Ferrell at noon. CABA will be holding a contest for the best dressed Elf. Prizes will be awarded with the first place prize for adults aged 18 and up being $100. There will be a $50 first place prize for kids aged 7-18, and a $25 first place prize for babies through age 6. Entrants should check in at the Crandell Theatre between 10:30–11:45am to sign up and have your photo taken. Winners will be announced at the Crandell stage after the movie. You must be present to win.

WinterFest Events

Bimi’s Cheese Shop 10:00am-5:00pm Warming up their traditional Swiss Raclette Lunch and offering delicious warm cider and hot chocolate. 21 Main Street
Chatham Bookstore Birding the Hudson Valley by Kathryn Schneider. Book signing at 4pm. Conversation with the author and Thomas Chulak at 5pm. 27 Main Street
Chatham Brewing Winter seasonal beer tastings, drink specials and holiday gift ideas for the beer lover in the household. 59 Main Street
Columbia Land Conservancy 11:00am -1:00pm Nature-themed crafts and holiday treats. Illustrator Chuck Groenink signs his book I Am Not a Fox, and author Amy Deweerd signs her book Scooter and Sophie. 49 Main Street
Country Upcycle 10am-6pm Enter for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate. Drawing at 6pm. No purchase required to enter drawing. 6 Main Street
Crandell Theatre Free screening of the holiday classic Elf with Will Farrell (2003) at Noon.Elf Costume Contest so dress as your best Elf. 48 Main Street
Glint Custom Jewelry Sserving wine from Noon-5pm. 9 Main Street
Main Street Goodness/Pieconic Offering homemade gingerbread, Linder and holiday cookies, mulled apple cider, pasties and hand pies. 20 Main Street
pookstyle Enter our drawing to win a $25 pookstyle gift certificate 15 Main Street
SomethinsGottaGive Showing special pieces by local artisan Chis Schober 10am-4pm at Park Row Art Gallery, 2 Park Row. 5 Main Street
The Chatham Berry Farm Winter Open House 8am-6pm. Fresh premium Christmas trees, fresh evergreen wreaths, and more. In-store raffle with several prizes. Local artisans will be in store with their homemade wares that make the perfect gifts. 2309 Route 203
Our Community Cares Open House 10:00am-4:00pm. Serving Hot Cocoa and featuring the Second Annual Pet Photos with Santa from Noon-2:00pm. 25 Hudson Street

WinterFest Sales

American Pie 10% off all Satya Necklaces in stock 41 Main Street
Chatham Bookstore 10% off all 2018 Calendars 27 Main Street
Fahari Bazaar 20-40% off select merchandise 50 Hudson Avenue
Melt Body & Skin 20% off gift cards 24 Park Row
SomethinsGottaGive 10% of the shop sales will go to Chatham Silent Food Pantry 5 Main Street

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Saturday, December 8 2018: 10am

LOCATION:
The Village of Chatham, NY

MORE:
visitchathamny.com/chatham-winterfest

 

 

 

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Free Screening of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ at Mahaiwe, Dec 22

Frank Capra’s 1946 holiday drama It’s a Wonderful Life, starring Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed, is a seasonal favorite. In Mahaiwe tradition, this will be a FREE screening for the community. Designated the most inspirational movie of all time by the American Film Institute, It’s a Wonderful Life is a wonderful, feel-good movie to experience with friends and family.

DATE/TIME:
Friday, December 22 2017, at 7pm

ADMISSION:
Free

LOCATION:
The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA

MORE:
www.mahaiwe.org
FaceBook/MahaiwePerformingArtsCenter

 

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