Montgomery Holiday in the Village
Join in the fun as Montgomery is turned into a holiday wonderland! This much loved community celebration is held each year at the beginning of December, this year it is on Saturday, December 2nd from 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm. Festivities for the night include:
North Pole Downtown Historic Montgomery/Neuilly Plaisiance Fountain area
At 5 p.m. Santa will announce all of the winners of Montgomery’s Winter Coloring Contest and give away prizes Santa will announce the winning child who will light the Montgomery Christmas tree and the streetscape along Montgomery Road! Then, the winners will ride with Santa in a carriage to Universalist Church to the North Pole Workshop. After the lighting, stroll along with the festive Carolers down Shelly Lane and visit the North Pole Workshop.
North Pole Workshop Universalist Church
Visit Santa in his workshop! Join Mrs. Claus and create a winter craft, sing along with the festive carolers. Enjoy free horse drawn wagon rides that leave from the church and travel through downtown.
Victorian Holiday Village Ohio Nation Financial Services Campus
Explore Ohio National’s glittering Victorian Holiday Village decorated with thousands of lights, child-sized houses featuring holiday scenes and a miniature train. Enjoy the miniature sized Ohio National post office, St. Nicks workshop and other Victorian-inspired houses. Free potos with St. Nick, cocoa, cookies and more. Guests are asked to bring a nonperishable food item (no glass containers, please), which will be donated to the Freestore Foodbank.
Winter Wonderland Second Floor Bethesda Hospital
Don’t miss the holiday model train displays, music, fun winter-themed activities and entertainers. Enjoy hot cider, veggies and dip, cheese and crackers and a free gift for the children.
The Light Up a Life program sells strands of holiday lights, to light up the boulevard, for $25 to recognize or memorialize those you hold dear with a light shining in their honor. Proceeds benefit the Patient Emergency Fund which helps patients who have needs above their normal hospitalization.
Gingerbread Lane Twin Lakes Welcome Center
If you love gingerbread you won't want to miss the fun at Twin Lakes Gingerbread Lane. Kids will enjoy gingerbread crafts, there will be costumed carolers and refreshments for all.
Catch a ride on the Jolly Trolley from this location. The Jolly Trolley is a complimentary holiday shuttle running between all four location. The Jolly Trolley begins running at 5:00 p.m. from Twin Lakes and Bethesda North Hospital and will end service when it departs Ohio National Financial Services at 9:00 p.m. Look for the shuttle stop signs that are on a wooden snowman.
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