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Old Sturbridge Village, Christmas by Candlelight
December 7 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 23, 2018
The cherished tradition of holiday festivities at Old Sturbridge Village returns once again this weekends in December!
Enjoy an evening filled with New England holiday traditions, live music performances, storytelling, sleigh rides, festive foods, visits with Santa, a roaring bonfire, a nightly tree lighting ceremony, a gingerbread house contest, and strolls around the decorated Village Common.
Christmas by Candlelight attendees can also purchase sweets, warm drinks, and other snacks at designated locations in the Village. Offerings include hot apple cider with or without spiced rum, hot cocoa with or without peppermint schnapps, chocolate chip cookies, soft baked pretzels, and more.
Christmas by Candlelight runs Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings November 30 – December 23, with a bonus night on Thursday, December 20!
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Old Sturbridge Village will be CLOSED during the day now through December 23, 2018. The Village will be OPEN select nights (November 30 and December 1 – 2, 7 – 9, 14 – 16, 20 – 23) from 3:00 – 8:00 pm for Christmas by Candlelight.
The Village will be CLOSED December 24 through 26.
The Village will be OPEN for daytime visits December 27 through 30.
Cost: Full price is $28 for adults and $14 for youth ages 4-17 (children 3 and under are free).
Plan Ahead: Make Reservations for Holiday Dining
Old Sturbridge Village offers two sit down dining experiences during Christmas by Candlelight, a Candlelight Buffet in the Bullard Tavern and a Holiday Buffet in the Oliver Wight Tavern. A Brunch with Santa is also available on select Sundays in December. Reservations are required and space fills fast!