The following occur every Saturday and Sunday from Thanksgiving through Christmas Noon-4pm PLUS Friday, November 28th *Noon kick-off of Dickens each day on the porch of the Sherwood House. *Strolling Dickens characters performing interactive street theatre *Father Christmas greets the children from noon-2 pm, and 3-4 pm at the Masonic Temple Porch, 13 E. Genesee St. *Free roasted chestnuts in front …
Two community events will complement the season-long celebration of Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles. On the evening of Dec. 5, the community will gather for Skaneateles Sings. The program starts at 6 p.m. at the Skaneateles Library, with Father Christmas and Mother Goose greeting children, reading stories and posing for photos. At 6:30 p.m., local clergy will dedicate the crèche in a candlelit ceremony. The ceremony will be followed …
The village of Skaneateles is home to Dickens Christmas each Saturday & Sunday thru December
Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles Returns Nov. 23 Festival a Tradition for Four Generations of a Rochester-Area Family
Dickens Christmas Brings Its Magic to Skaneateles
Dickens Christmas Opens Nov. 26 in Skaneateles From the world’s smallest Christmas parade to a visit by New York Gov. DeWitt Clinton, lots of surprises are in store When Charles Dickens and Queen Victoria take up residence in Skaneateles this holiday season, they will be accompanied by a new dignitary—New York Gov. DeWitt Clinton—as the three make their way to …
It began as a simple thank-you from village merchants to the Skaneateles community. Now, 15 years later, Dickens Christmas provides cherished holiday memories for thousands of families regionally and nationally.
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