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West Dennis Holiday Stroll 2017

The West Dennis Holiday Stroll will be held Saturday December 16th. Most events will run 11:30-4:30. Breakfast with Santa at Good Friends Cafe be at 11:30 and the tree lighting that will close the event will be at 4pm at the Luther Crowell house.

West Dennis Holiday Stroll 2017

This is the 4th year for the stroll and it will be bigger and better than ever! Held primarily along Main Street (Rt. 28 ) – most retailers and many institutions…the West Dennis Library, the Dennis Historical Society as well as the Fire Dept…. will participate. Take a tour of the main floor of the Crowell Home. Catch a ride on the trolley to visit all of the participating locations along Route 28. Maps will be available showing parking and participating sites.

Music, raffles, free gifts, Breakfast with Santa, face painting, music, demonstrations and crafts, refreshments and so much more!!!

Mark your calendar. What a great way to bring the village together and celebrate the season!

Dennis Village Holiday Stroll 2017

Celebrate the holiday season at the Dennis Village Annual Stroll on Sunday December 10th with events all day long


Free Breakfast with Santa sponsored by Dennis Harwich Lions Club in Carleton Hall
1006 Old Bass River Rd, Dennis, Massachusetts 02638


Holiday stroll

Between noon and 4 PM enjoy the hospitality of local businesses and organizations ~ at 4:30 check out live music at the Dennis Inn with Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish.

Christmas Shorts in the Black Box Theater in Cotuit MA

Come to the Black Box Theater in Cotuit   for some Christmas fun in December! We will be presenting Christmas Shorts, five merry little comedies by Matt Hoverman, directed by Melinda Gallant.


A celebrated Winner of the 2009 Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival, playwright Matt Hoverman brings an evening of hilarious short holiday comedies to the stage. Christmas Shorts offers five original plays that humorously comment on holiday themes: family, the nativity, Xmas cards, and elves. An outstanding Christmas collection!

Christmas Shorts in the Black Box Theater
December 7-22, 2017
Thurs-Sat at 7:30pm; Sun at 1:00pm
Tickets $18, $15 for Members buy 

4404 Falmouth Rd, Cotuit MA


Chatham Christmas by the Sea Holiday Stroll Weekend 2017

Chatham will be hosting their weekend Holiday stroll Friday December 8th to Sunday December 10th.  

Main Street shops welcome you with festive holiday spirit and happening! Weekend festivities include holiday caroling, a Tree Trimming & Lighting on Friday evening, the Historic Inn Tour on Sunday, raffles, giveaways, musical entertainment, book signings and more.

December 8, 6PM – 9PM Holly Trolly Rides, Carolers, Performers, Holiday Characters and more will be spreading the holiday cheer throughout Main Street!

See the whole weekend of events  

Mashpee Chamber Christmas Parades & Celebrations 2017

The Mashpee Chamber Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday, December 9th and this year’s theme is “Mashpee Celebrates Under the Stars!” This unique, night-time event is where every float is brilliantly illuminated in the spirit of the season. Award winning bands dazzle the crowds with festive music, holiday garb, and of course more lights! The bands compliment local talent and organizations who participate each year. The parade kicks-off at 5:30 p.m. at Deer Crossing, aka “Reindeer Crossing”, travels through South Cape Village, and culminates at Mashpee Commons.

Mashpee Chamber Christmas Parades & Celebrations 2017

Parade day festivities start at 9 a.m. with Breakfast with Mrs. Claus at Soprano’s Ristorante followed by the annual Twelve Days of Christmas Scavenger Hunt with Deer Crossing merchants. A special appearance from Elsa and Olaf is planned.

A “Frozen Fun” magic show is scheduled at South Cape Village at 4:30 p.m. with Elsa and Olaf, hot chocolate and special holiday treats.
Free festivities for the entire family including hot chocolate stands throughout the parade route are planned for an evening full of holiday spirit. It’s a great way to celebrate our community and the holiday season.

Christmas in Harwich 2017

Christmas in Harwich will be held on Friday December 1st, Saturday December 2nd  and Sunday December 3rd . There will be the Harwich Port Stroll, Tree Lighting Ceremony & Family Caroling. Christmas in Harwich 2017  Cape Cod

Friday December 1st- Harwich Port Stroll 5:15-9:00pm
Welcome 5:15pm Doane Park
5:30pm- Tree Lighting and Caroling Doane Park

5:30pm-9:00pm Stroll through all the Harwich Port Businesses
6:00pm-9:00pm Horse Drawn Carriage Rides
6:15pm-Santa Arrive by Harwich Fire Truck
6:15pm-8:00pm Pictures with Santa

Saturday Dec 2, 2017
8:30am Breakfast with Santa
9:30am-1:00pm Garden Club Holiday Fair
“New” Rocking Christmas in Harwich
and More to Come……NEW Events

Sunday, Dec 3, 2017
Watch for more ….

Centerville Christmas Stroll 2017

Centerville Christmas Stroll will be held on Sunday December 3rd from 3-5pm Enjoy delicious snacks while celebrating the season with friends and neighbors and enjoying the entertainment and special events along Main Street.   Have the kids vist Santa, see ice sculptures  and get into the holiday spirit with the families.

Check out all the Cape Cod Holiday Fun

Marstons Mills Christmas Holiday Stroll & Tree Lighting 2017

Marstons  Mills will be hosting their annual Holiday stroll and Christmas celebraton on Sunday December 3rd 3-5pm.

Check out all the Cape Cod Holiday Fun 

Meet your neighbors as you stroll through the heart of our village at Christmastime. Special treats and giveaways. Tree lighting ceremony with carol singing.
2135 Main St, Marstons Mills, MA 02648-5705, United States

Yarmouth Port Holiday Christmas Stroll 2017

The  Yarmouth Port Christmas Stroll. will be held on Sunday  December 3rd from 1-4pm . The stroll will include many participating businesses offering tasty treats! Some additional highlights include magic shows, face painting, juggler, brass band, trolley rides, photos with Santa at the Captain Bangs Hallett House (courtesy of Walgreens), crafts, and a multitude of food offerings, this event is one you won’t want to miss

Yarmouth Port Holiday Christmas Stroll 2017

Hyannis Village Christmas Stroll and Holiday Events 2017

This year’s Hyannis Village Christmas Stroll will be Saturday, December 2nd, rain or shine.  Activities will revolve around major events on Main Street and the Waterfront

Hyannis Village Christmas Stroll and Holiday Events 2017

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday’s events kick off with a 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. seating with the family favorite “Breakfast with Santa” at the British Beer Company. Tickets are available at the British Beer Company and at the Hyannis Chamber of Commerce for $8.00 each and must be purchased in advance. Breakfast with Santa is sponsored by the Greater Hyannis Chamber of Commerce.

Ice Skating and Ice Sculpting

A very exciting addition to this year’s stroll is the “Little Lorusso Skating Rink”!  Lace up your own skates or choose from the collection of (free) loaners and experience outdoor skating on the Street!  Warm up with a cup of hot cocoa in “The Daily Paper” warming house; an inflatable structure serving up both goodies and warmth!

Watch as a local artist, “Chip” carves ice sculptures at the JFK Hyannis Museum, take a break and listen as members of the Hyannis Rotary Club read Christmas stories, watch a candy cane demonstration and write letters to Santa at Kandy Korner!  Listen to the sounds of Sturgis Charter School’s “Jam Band” who will be performing electronic/rock versions of Christmas classics.

Santa Meet & Greets on Main Street

Santa will be arriving at noon by antique fire truck in front of Rockland Trust and Bella of Cape Cod. Santa will be meeting & greeting children outside Bella of Cape Cod until 1pm before heading over to Katie’s Ice Cream from 1:30pm- 2:30pm for another meet and greet session.

There will be a variety of free activities throughout the day including the annual Cookie Stroll Contest in which visitors can vote for their favorite cookie from participating businesses and Santa’s Reindeer Roundup, a scavenger hunt to find all of Santa’s hidden reindeer with prizes for participants. Cranberry Shores Carolers and a new addition this year is Centertonix, an a cappella group from Cotuit Center for the Arts, will be singing throughout the street & there will be food sampling from various restaurants. Face painting, plenty of children’s arts & crafts activities throughout the street and Trolley rides will be offered to take visitors around the downtown.

Enjoy the fun custom wreaths on the street poles along Main Street that have been designed by the talented children of the Barnstable High School special needs program.

Santa’s Boat Parade

Santa’s Boat Parade will immediately follow the stroll. Beginning at 3:15 PM, there will be chowder, hot chocolate, coffee and cookies for sale, holiday music by Cool 102, and children’s arts and crafts at the harbor. At 4:30p.m., weather permitting, everyone will gather at Bismore Park at the docks to enjoy the beautifully decorated boat parade. See the boats enter the harbor as harbor businesses and homes light up to welcome Santa. There will be free parking near Bismore Park, plus food, drinks and music. At 5:00 Santa will arrive by boat and make his way to the Visitor Center where he will meet & greet children. Winners of the Best Decorated Boat will be announced at 5:30 PM. If there is inclement weather, check the BID Facebook page for updates on the boat parade.