A Christmas Carol

Hammond School, Columbia, SC

December 1-3

https://www.hammondschool.org/page/event-detail?pk=5331549&fromId=260312

Mother & Daughter Pottery Wheel Workshop

Creative Hands Art Studio, Madison, NJ

December 1

http://www.creativehandsartstudio.com/

Holiday Cheer Show

West Chester Center for Performing Arts/Uptown Knauer Performing Arts Ctr, West Chester, PA

December 1 & 3

http://westchesterstudio.com/shows-and-events/#HolidayCheerConcert

Open House 

Creative Learning Center, Shrewsbury, NJ

December 7

http://creativelearningcenternj.com/

Cookie Swap

Flour Bakery & Cafe, Cambridge, MA

December 10

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/flours-8th-annual-cookie-swap-tickets-39919544432

Biscuit, The Little Yellow Puppy

BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, NYC

December 9

http://tickets.tribecapac.org/event/view/general-admission/schedule/VmhlxRekpN8/biscuit/sat-dec-09-2017-0130-pm.html

Teen Yoga

Maine Yoga Kids, Portland, ME

November 16-December 21

https://www.maineyogakids.com/

Children's Alopecia Project

Handwork Studio, Narberth, PA

December 9

http://www.thehandworkstudio.com/

Kidz Bounce

Marple Sports Arena, Broomall, PA

November 30

http://www.marplesportsarena.com/

Frosty the Snowman

Adventure Theatre, Glen Echo, MD

November 17-December 31

http://www.adventuretheatre-mtc.org/seeashow/professional/nowshowing.html

Holiday Concert

Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa, FL

December 10

http://www.carrollwoodcenter.org/

Family Fundays

Altitude Trampoline Park, Huntsville, AL

Wednesdays

http://www.altitudehuntsville.com/Family-Fun-Days

Holiday Train Show

Greenburgh Nature Center, Scarsdale, NY

December 9-10, 16-17

http://greenburghnaturecenter.org/

How the Grinch Stole Lego Workshop

Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ

December 16

http://monmouthmuseum.org/

Winter Wonderland Celebration

Everwonder Children's Museum, Newtown, CT

December 16

http://www.everwondermuseum.org/

Boston Pride vs. Metropolitan Riveters

Warrior Ice Arena, Boston, MA

December 16

https://wl.seetickets.us/BostonPride

Big Bugs at the Garden

Memphis Botanical Garden, Memphis, TN

September 1, 2017-January 1, 2018

https://www.memphisbotanicgarden.com/bigbugs


Jessica Lynn's Country Christmas Spectacular

Paramont Hudson Valley Theater, Peekskill, NY

December 9

http://paramounthudsonvalley.com/events/jessica-lynns-country-christmas-spectacular/


Polar Express

Hammond School, Columbia, SC

December 15

https://www.hammondschool.org/page

The Richmond Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Chrysler Hall, Norfolk, VA

December 1-3

http://www.ticketmaster.com/venueartist/8274/2012888?brand=seven

LONG RUNNING EVENTS

Country Christmas

Tuscaloosa Barnyard, Tuscaloosa, AL

http://www.tuscaloosabarnyard.com/

Holiday Bonbons Morning Class

Dolce Federica, Montclair, NJ

December 1

https://www.dolcefederica.com/

Christmas on the Farm

Celestial Farms, Jacksonville, FL

December 9

http://www.celestialfarms.org/

Gingerbread House Decorating & Visit from St. Nick

Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine, Portland, ME

11/25,  12/2-3, 17

http://www.kitetails.org/

Breakfast with Saint Nick

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville, GA

December 9

http://atlantabg.org/visit/events/breakfast-with-saint-nick

Ride On Train

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta, GA

November 11-December 31

http://atlantabg.org/visit/events/ride-on-train

Holiday Model Tran Display

Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ

November 19-December 31

http://monmouthmuseum.org/

Holiday Lights

Chattanooga Zoo, Chattanooga, TN

December 1-17

http://www.chattzoo.org/fundraiser/holiday-lights

The Nutcracker

Richmond Ballet, Richmond, VA

December 9-23

https://www.richmondballet.com/

Music Sessions at ROCA

Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY

December 9

http://rocklandartcenter.org/

Gifts of Art

Aldridge Gardens, Hoover, AL

December 7

http://aldridgegardens.com/

Boston Pride vs. Buffalo Beauts

Warrior Ice Arena, Boston, MA

December 2

https://wl.seetickets.us/BostonPride

Skate with Santa

Maple Sports Arena, Broomall, PA

December 17

http://www.marplesportsarena.com/

Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx

Paramount Hudson Valley, Peekskill, NY

December 7

http://paramounthudsonvalley.com/

Gingerbread House Workshop

Cape Cod Children's Museum, Mashpee, MA

December 2

https://www.capecodchildrensmuseum.org/

DIY Elf Workshop

Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine, Portland, ME

December 9-10

http://www.kitetails.org/

Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action

Creative Discovery Museum, Chattanooga, TN

September 30-January 15

http://cdmfun.org/

FEATURED EVENTS

Yuletide at Winterthur

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Wilmington, DE

November 18-January 7

http://winterthur.org/?p=1189

Cat's Pajamas Kitten Kaboodle Album Release Concert Extravaganza

World Live! Cafe, Philadelphia

December 2

http://www.howlinrecords.com/

Holidays at Hagley

Hagley Museum & Library, Wilmington, DE

November 26-January 1

https://www.hagley.org/calendar/holidays-hagley-0

Blood, Sweat & Tears

Paramount Hudson Valley, Peekskill, NY

December 8

http://paramounthudsonvalley.com/

Cookies & Cocoa with Santa

Reeves Reed Arboretum, Summit, NJ

December 9

https://www.reeves-reedarboretum.org/

Garden Lights Holiday Nights

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta, GA

November 11-January 7

http://atlantabg.org/visit/events/garden-lights

Planetarium Shows for All

Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY

11/4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 24-26

​12/4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 24-26

http://www.hrm.org/planetarium.html

Winter Festival at Carousel Village

Roger Williams Park Zoo, Providence , RI

December 2

http://www.rwpzoo.org/

Hot Cocoa with Santa

Brandywine Zoo, Wilmington, DE

December 9

https://brandywinezoo.org/

Open House

The Walden School, Media, PA

December 13

http://www.thewaldenschool.org/

Fall Fun

Tuscaloosa Barnyard, Tuscaloosa, AL

http://www.tuscaloosabarnyard.com/

​​​​​​​​OTHER MONTHLY EVENTS BY STATE


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ALABAMA

12/1-3 NEACA Christmas Craft Show, Huntsville 

http://www.huntsville.org/event/neaca-christmas-craft-show/32500/?utm_content=buffer38697&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

12/9 Jingle Bell Run, Birmingham 

http://www.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1173195&_ga=2.142685628.821873469.1512684329-448579646.1512684329


CONNECTICUT

12/1-3 A Charlie Brown Christmas, Hartford 

https://bushnell.org/events/charliebrownchristmas

12/1 Holiday Stroll, Wallingford

http://www.wallingfordcenterinc.com/holidaystroll.html

12/1-2 Holiday Stroll, New Canaan 

https://newcanaanchamber.com/holiday-stroll/

12/1-2 Holiday Stroll, Ridgefield 

https://www.ridgefieldct.org/economic-community-development-commission/events/23863

12/1-23 Reindeer Festival, Greenwich http://www.greenwichreindeerfestival.com/

12/1 Sip & Stroll, New Milford http://newmilford-chamber.com/events/

12/2-1/28 Knights of Columbus Christmas Tree Festival, New Haven 

http://www.kofcmuseum.org/en/exhibits/upcoming/index.html?trumbaEmbed=eventid%3D125635486%26view%3Devent%26-childview%3D

12/9-10 The Nutcracker, New London

https://gardearts.secure.force.com/ticket/#details_a0S6A000000CT4DUAW

12/9-10 & 16-17 Visit Santa, Norwalk 

http://maritimeaquarium.org/fun-learning/events/upcoming-events/1445-santa-in-fishing-village

12/15-16 Nutcracker Festival, Westport https://nutcrackerfestival.com/

12/16-17 Teddy Bear Tea, Ridgefield

https://lounsburyhouse.org/event/teddy-bear-tea-7/

The Nutcracker, Hartford 

https://bushnell.org/events/nutmegnutcracker


DELAWARE

12/2 St. George's Christmas Fair, Harbeson

http://www.beachpaper.com/article/st-georges-christmas-fair-slated-dec-2/146109?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter


FLORIDA

12/1-9 Candy Cane Lane, Tallahassee

https://www.facebook.com/events/375508316221379/

12/2 Central Florida Winter Festival, Eustis 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/central-florida-winter-festival-tickets-34900673855

12/16 Snowfest, Orlando http://www.mvpsportsclubs.com/snowfest


MAINE

12/1-3 Nutcracker, Portland

https://boxoffice.porttix.com/single/PSDetail.aspx?psn=396&tnewq=1b6ec9fc-0f7d-4920-be0f-b8c97b6e188c&tnewp=95e9bd29-9093-41e2-a979-be90f19c0d30&tnewts=1511377440&tnewc=porttix&tnewe=ptixgeneral18&tnewrt=Safetynet&tnewh=8af50a4293919df33e2d23b43e7ab6bf

12/1-3 Sparkle Celebration, Freeport http://sparklecelebration.com/

12/1-17 Charlie Brown Christmas, Biddeford http://www.citytheater.org/

12/6-10 A Christmas Carol, Portland http://goodtheater.com/shows.html

12/8-9 Gingerbread House Competition, Union 

https://sweetgrasswinery.com/events/2017/11/1/holiday-gingerbread-house-competition-signup

​12/8 The Bang Group's Nut/Cracked Returns, Kittery

​​https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3019388

12/14-15 Scrooge the Musical, Bath 

https://www.chocolatechurcharts.org/2017-2018-events-data/2017/scrooge1


MASSACHUSETTS

12/1 Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie's Doorway to Magic, Worcester

http://thehanovertheatre.org/DisneyLive17

Holiday Shop & Stroll, New Bedford 

http://www.ahanewbedford.org/holiday-stroll.php

12/1-2 Sowa Winter Festival, Boston

https://www.facebook.com/events/485290768515451/


NEW JERSEY

12/1-12/31 Annie, Millburn https://papermill.org/show/annie/

12/2 Reindeer Run, Caldwell 

https://us12.campaign-archive.com/?u=748436257b9e4cf622e4e7ce3&id=18313db41a


NEW YORK

12/1-31 Model Train Display, Rochester 

https://www.gardenfactoryny.com/seasonal-events/TRAIN-HOURS

12/2-3 Holiday Market at Bethel Woods, Bethel

https://www.bethelwoodscenter.org/

12/7 ERDAJT Holiday Light Show, Lagrangeville http://www.erdajt.com/

12/9 Dickens on the Delaware, Callicoon

http://visitcallicoon.com/upper-delaware-events-calendar/

​12/14-17 Disney on Ice, Frozen, Albany

http://www.timesunioncenter-albany.com/disney-ice-frozen

​12/15-17 The Nutcracker, White Plains

http://www.countycenter.biz/events/ticketed-events.html


NORTH CAROLINA

12/1-1/14 Chineese Lantern Festival, Cary 

http://boothamphitheatre.com/nc-chinese-lantern-festival-cary/

12/8-17 A Christmas Carol, Charlotte

http://theatrecharlotte.org/1718christmascarol.shtml

12/9-23 The Nutcracker, Charlotte http://charlotteballet.org/tickets/nutcracker/


PENNSYLVANIA

12/1-27 The Nutcracker, Pittsburgh https://www.pbt.org/

12/2 Egg Nog Jog, York 

http://www.yorkpa.org/includes/calendar-of-events/Egg-Nog-Jog-5K/22325/

12/3 Dickens Festival, Narberth

http://www.narberthonline.com/dickens-festival.html

12/6 Children's Christmas Party, Chadds Ford

http://www.brandywine.org/museum/events/children%E2%80%99s-christmas-party

​12/8-17 The Nutcracker, West Chester 

https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?ticketing=bwine


TENNESSEE

12/3 Caroling with the Fishes, Chattanooga 

https://community.tnaqua.org/events/member-programs/winter/2017/caroling-with-the-fishes-2017


VERMONT

12/16 Holiday Ice Skating Show: The Gift, Burlington

https://enjoyburlington.com/event/holiday-skating-show-the-gift/


VIRGINIA

12/2 Nutcracker Tea Party, Leesburg

http://lbcwebmaster.wixsite.com/lbcfundraiser

12/7-16 A Christmas Carol, Williamsburg

https://williamsburgplayers.org/wp/tickets/buynow.php



WEST VIRGINIA

12/1-2 Appalaichian Coal Town Christmas, Beckley 

http://raleighcountyevents.com/beckley-exhibition-coal-mine-youth-museum-christmas-events/


​JANUARY


CONNECTICUT

1/2-28 Knights of Columbus Christmas Tree Festival, New Haven

http://www.kofcmuseum.org/en/exhibits/upcoming/index.html?trumbaEmbed=eventid%3D125635486%26view%3Devent%26-childview%3D


NORTH CAROLINA

​1/12-13 Monster Jam, Greensboro

https://www.ticketmaster.com/venueartist/115378/2269634

Winter Light Spectacular

Lehigh Valley Zoo, Schnecksville, PA

November 10-December 31

https://www.lvzoo.org/event/winter-light-spectacular/

Ice Jam

Skylands Ice World, Stockholm, NJ

Fridays through the year

http://skylandsiceworldnj.com/public-skating-ice-jam/

Holiday Tree Display & Auction

Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa, FL

November 27-December 10

http://www.carrollwoodcenter.org/

Holiday Chocolate Class

Dolce Federica via Blooms in Hand, Verona, NJ

November 30

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/holiday-chocolate-class-tickets-38609119917?aff=efbeventtix

Children's Christmas Party

Safari Adventure, Riverhead, NY

December 8

https://www.thesafariadventure.com/

Holiday Train Show

Connecticut River Museum, Essex, CT

November 17-January 17

http://www.ctrivermuseum.org/

Gingerbread Workshops

Creative Discovery Museums, Chattanooga, TN

November 24-December 17

http://cdmfun.org/

Art Reception: "Sometime in Autumn

Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens, Stamford, CT

December 10

http://www.bartlettarboretum.org/

INDIVIDUAL EVENTS

Candy Lane Holiday Game

Oasis Family Farm, Robbinsville, NJ

December 9-10

http://www.oasisfamilyfarm.com/

The Nutcracker

Manassas Ballet Theatre, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Manassas, VA

December 14-23

https://manassasballet.org/season/the-nutcracker/

Jeffini the Great

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville, GA

December 16

http://atlantabg.org/learn/kids-programs/children-s-performances