Holiday Cheer Fairfield County
December 1, 2015
The tree has been decorated, the doors bedecked with wreaths, and the whole house set aglow with merry light. What else is there to do to get in the holiday spirit?
Easy—get out to any of the amazingly spirited events throughout Fairfield County! From pictures with Santa and live reindeer to holiday savings and festive theater, there’s a flavor of the holidays for everyone. Save the dates, grab some friends and family, and enjoy the Fairfield holiday season!
Greenwich Holiday Stroll
Downtown Greenwich (Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, CT)
December 5, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and December 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Downtown Greenwich comes alive with holiday spirit in the first weekend of December. The 7th annual Greenwich Holiday Stroll has over 100 participating merchants, not to mention carriage rides, a live nativity, ice sculptors, and a live music tent.
This is the perfect place to get a breath of fresh air and a head start on Christmas shopping. With events that cater to children and adults alike, there’s no better way to kick off the Christmas season. A full list of vendors and activities is on their site.
Greenwich Reindeer Festival
McArdle's Florist & Garden Center (48 Arch Street, Greenwich, CT)
November 27 - December 24
Kicking off at noon on Nov. 27, Santa and his LIVE reindeer are returning to Greenwich! Geared towards the younger lovers of Christmas, the event includes face painters, balloon artists, and pictures with Santa.
The reindeer come out to eat at 9 am and 4 pm daily—Christmas-loving kids won’t want to miss this. There’s even the chance they’ll get to name one of the reindeer! Find out why no kid would want to miss it here.
A Christmas Carol - Downtown Cabaret Theater
Downtown Cabaret Theater (263 Golden Hill St., Bridgeport, CT)
Weekends November 21 - December 27 at 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Tickets: $23 for adults and $19 for children
Reruns of Christmas classics can only do so much. Get immersed with a live performance of a quintessential tale that has a few twists. This timeless tale is tailor-made for families. Join Tiny Tim, Ebenezer Scrooge, and the rest of the cast as they find the true meaning of Christmas in the Downtown Cabaret Theater.
Center Stage Christmas
Center Stage Theater (54 Grove St., Shelton, CT)
Dec. 4 - 20: Fridays & Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sunday Matinees at 2:00 p.m., Thurs Dec. 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Tickets: $25 for adults and $10 for students
Why wait for Christmas carolers to come to you? Center Stage Theater is putting on their annual Christmas show. Join them as they sing the cheery songs of the season. Adult and child actors alike will stir the Yuletide spirit with traditional songs as well as hits from classic films and Broadway.
You should find no shortage of the holiday spirit with all that’s going on nearby. If you’re looking for a cozy, luxurious place to spend the holiday season in Fairfield, look no further than the Waypointe. With our wealth of housing options, everyone can have a nook for the holidays. Get in touch with us today!