Greenwich’s Holiday Stroll Has Arrived, Here’s the Schedule of Events

A Reindeer and Santa spotted strolling down Greenwich Avenue

A Reindeer and Santa spotted strolling down Greenwich Avenue

8th Annual Greenwich Holiday Stroll Weekend runs Saturday, December 3: 10:00 – 6:00pm, Sunday, December 4th from noon to 5:00pm.

Holiday family fun in downtown, Greenwich with a LIVE Nativity, professional ice sculpture demos, 18 musical groups, horse drawn carriage rides, letter writing to Santa, LIVE reindeer and special attractions at many stores and restaurants.

See link for map, also available on mobile devices: http://www.greenwichreindeerfestival.com/map/

HIGHLIGHTS:

Dance It Out’s Billy Blanks Jr. from Shark Tank fame conducts dance fitness class to benefit Kids in Crisis at Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom, 6 Lewis St. Saturday, 10:30 – 11:30 am and Sunday, 12 – 1pm

Live Nativity

First United Methodist Church, 59 East Putnam Ave, and other area churches, noon to 4, both days. 1 – 1:30pm: Blessing of Animals, 1:30 – 2 pm: Lessons & Carols

Ice Sculpture Demos

In front of McArdles Florist & Garden Center, 48 Arch Street, noon to 2:30, both days

Live Music

18 different groups performing in front of 240 Greenwich Avenue and 1 Pickwick Plaza, both days during Stroll hours

Carriage Rides

Greenwich Avenue, noon to 3, both days. Carriage stops: Amogerone Crossway and Greenwich Avenue, Fawcett Place and Greenwich Avenue, Village Square parking lot and in front of Cavalier Galleries on Greenwich Avenue

Family Art Project

Greenwich Arts Council, 299 Greenwich Avenue, noon to 3, Saturday

LIVE REINDEER and photos with Santa

Sam Bridge Nursery, 437 North Street, Sat, 9 – 6,

Reindeer Feeding: Saturday 9 and 3:30 pm

$5 of every photo with Santa will be donated to Kids in Crisis

$5 of every wreath over $50 will be donated to Kids in Crisis

The 8th Annual Greenwich Holiday Stroll Weekend presented by Whole Foods Market was created and produced by TMK Sports & Entertainment, an event-marketing company. For more information, visit www.Greenwichreindeerfestival.com

See also:

Interview with Santa: Answers to the Questions You’ve Always Wondered…’

Busy Hands of Green & Clean Volunteers Assemble Holiday Greenery at Sam Bridge

PHOTOS: Santa and His Live Reindeer Make Their Entrance at Sam Bridge Nursery & Greenhouses

 


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