november, 2019

29nov1:00 am1:00 amCOME SHARE THE SPIRIT OF THE HOLIDAYS!

Event Details

COME SHARE THE SPIRIT OF THE HOLIDAYS!
FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
Millerton, New York
Friday, November 29, 2019
MILLERTON—On Friday, November 29, instead of rushing to the mall – take the time to celebrate with your friends, neighbors and visitors at an all-day community and family event that celebrates the best Millerton has to offer along its historic Main Street. The day kicks off with a free community screening of THE GRINCH at The Moviehouse, and culminates in the Tree Lighting and famous Parade of Lights in the evening.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
10:00 a.m.
Free Screening of Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch (2018) starring Benedict Cumberbatch with free popcorn, goodie bags and discount coupons at the The Moviehouse, 48 Main Street. Come early! Doors open at 9.30am.
Sponsored by: Montage Antiques, The Millerton Business Alliance, The Moviehouse and Salisbury Bank
Following the movie, there will be a Bicycle-Tricycle Raffle drawing, sponsored by Millerton Mercantile
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Free Horse and Carriage Rides by Utopia Percherons of Goshen Connecticut leaving from Veteran’s Park across from The Moviehouse. Meet Santa & Mrs. Claus with their busy Elves, invited by the Millerton Volunteer Fire Department.
Sponsored by: Overmountain Builders, Asscoiated Lighting & North East Ford
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Enjoy all-day shopping, dining, refreshments and live Holiday music along Main Street.
Participants & Donors: Camp Boutique/J.L. Hendricks, CVS Pharmacy, Cumberland Farms, Elyse Harney Real Estate, Irving Farm Coffee Shop, John Goudreault Fine Art, Oakhurst Diner, Oblong Books & Music, Taro’s Pizza, 52 Main, & White Horse Collection.
12:00 p.m. – 3 :00 p.m.
WHDD Radio’s Marshal Miles will be broadcasting live about all the days events from J.L. Hendricks, 41 Main Street. Sponsored by: North East Ford.
2:00 p.m. – 4 :00 p.m.
Children can enjoy a holiday decoration activity and refreshments, hosted by North East Community Center, South Center Street.
Sponsored by: Hylton Hundt Salon & Merwin Farm & Home
4:00 p.m. – 5 :00 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of the Salisbury Christmas Brass Band and Hot Chocolate Society at the Gazebo on Main Street.
Sponsored by: North East Millerton Library
5.30 p.m.
The Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony by Townscape will take place at the intersection of Main Street and Rt. 44 and will kick off the Annual Parade of Lights presented by The Millerton Volunteer Fire Department.
7:00 p.m.
Come one and all! We round up the day’s activities with a Community Holiday Party at the Millerton Firehouse, 24 Century Boulevard – all are welcome!
Event marketing, social media and print sponsors: Cottage & Camp, Hunter Bee, Millerton Antiques Center, Transmedia Consulting, Moore & More Printing, The Moviehouse.
Parking for the day’s events is recommended on Century Boulevard.
In the event of very cold weather there will be warming stations at: J.L. Hendrick’s, 41 Main St, and the Methodist Church at Veteran’s Park.

Time

(Friday) 1:00 am - 1:00 am