It’s cold and the areas has a light blanket of snow. How will you spend this wintry weekend in Sturbridge Massachusetts? Here are the top event picks in Worcester and surrounding towns for the weekend of Friday, December 7, 2007 through Sunday December 9, 2007.
Friday, December 7, 2007 – Sunday, December 9, 2007
Christmas by Candlelight Holiday Buffet: starts Saturday, December 7, 2007
Take a guided tour around the decorated houses while you learn about the history of some of your favorite Christmas traditions. Taste some holiday snacks. Local groups will be there to provide music and entertainment. Hay or sleigh rides will be included. The event is from 4pm until 8:3pm. Tickets are $12 admission and children under 3 are free.
Oliver Wight Tavern at Old Sturbridge Village,at 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road in Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01566. For more information please call (508) 347-3362.
Miracle on 34th Street: December 7, 2007 -December 9, 2007
The Stageloft Repertory Theater’s performance of Miracle on 34th Street opens on Friday, November 30, 2007 at 8pm. The tale has been adapted for the stage by Will Severin. Friday’s show is at 8pm, Saturday shows are at 4pm and 8pm, and Sunday shows are at 2pm. Stageloft Repertory Theater is located at 450 Main Street in Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01518. For more information please call (508) 347-9005.
Saturday, December 8, 2007
Breakfast with Santa: December 8, 2007
Families can enjoy a tasty holiday breakfast with Santa Claus. This complete breakfast offers everything from a fun pancake station to scrambled eggs and applewood-smoked bacon, juices, fruit salads, pastries, and coffee for moms and dads. The holiday breakfast is from 8am until 10am and kids also receive a treat from Santa Claus.
The cost is $10.95 for children ages 3 to 10, $16.95 for adults, and children under 3 are free. You must call 508-347-0363 to register. The holiday breakfast takes place at Oliver Wright Tavern, Old Sturbridge Village, in Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01566.
Crafts at Close Range: December 8, 2007
Learn how to make crafts, with historical techniques. Must pre-register. Old Sturbridge Village is located at 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road in Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01566. For more information please call (508) 347-3362.
Toys For Tots Dinner: December 8, 2007
The Toys For Tots Dinner is on December 8, 2007 at the Publick House. The cost is $15 . Please bring an unwrapped toy for a child. Location: The Public House Historic Inn is located On the Common, on Route 131 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts. The event is produced by Quinebaug Lodge Of Masons.
Saturday, December 8, 2007 & Sunday December 9, 2007
Christmas Memories: December 8, 2007 & December 9, 2007
Start your own Christmas memories when you enjoy a night of apple cider, a seasonal dinner, a sing along and a carols sung by the Stageloft Repertory Theater. The event begins at 12:30pm on Saturday, and Sunday at 12:30pm and at 4pm. Salem Cross Inn is located at Route 9, West Brookfield, Massachusetts.
Breakfast with Santa: December 8, 2007 & Sunday, December 9, 2007
Here’s something you can’t do every day: have breakfast with Santa Claus! Enjoy a breakfast buffet, receive a gift, and bring your own camera to get a photo with Santa. The event is form 8am until 11am and the cost is $18.95 for adults, children three to 10 are $11.95 and there is no charge for children under three. Please call for reservations: 508-347-3313. The Public House Historic Inn is located On the Common, on Route 131 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts.
Central Mass Chamber of Commerce, http://www.centralmasssouthchamber.org
Quinebaug Lodge Of Masons, http://www.quinebaug-lodge.com
Old Sturbridge Village, http://www.osv.org
Public House Historic Inn, publickhouse.com