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THE 12TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Saturday, December 3, 2011

8:30AM - 6:30PM

Enjoy a full day of holiday family fun in Morrisville


Please donate hats, scarves and mittensThis year's theme is "Mittens and Scarves".  Collection boxes are available at the Union Bank's Main Street and Northgate Plaza branches, the town office, and the Senior Center for donations of hats, scarves, and mittens that will be given to those in need.


8:30 to 10:00 AM - SANTA COMES TO TOWN

Santa Comes to town

 


Meet Santa (and have a photo taken) at the Union Bank Main Branch, followed by free cookies from Thompson's Flour Shop!

 

 

 


Free movies at River Arts


9:30 and 11:00 AM - Free movies at River Arts with social hour ("Frosty the Snowman" and "Miracle on 34th Street")

 

 


 

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Craft show, lunch, and free hot cocoa (12:00 to 2:00) at the Senior Center

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Craft fair at the BISHOP MARSHALL SCHOOL

 

Craft Fairs at the Senior Center & Bishop Marshall School

Free Hot Cocoa at the Senior CenterCraft fair at the Lamoille Senior Center with a variety of craft vendors and free hot cocoa (12:00 to 2:00). 

Bishop John A. Marshall School will be holding a craft fair at the school located at 680 Laporte Road, Morrisville.

 

 


Book Signing with Orah Moore at Haymaker Cards & Gifts
10:00 - 11:00 AM - Book Signing and collage card making at Haymaker Cards & Gift (all day book signing with Orah Moore for her new book, Stowe: Vermont Town for All Seasons)

 


11:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Horse and Wagon Rides (starting at the Oxbow)


 

Horse and wagon rides

 

Jeff Simpson and his Team of Belgian Draft Horses, seven year old Duke and Ike, will be giving horse and wagon rides.  These folks hail from the Jeff Simpson Farm in Barton, VT!






See the 4H llamas at the Oxbow
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM - See the 4H Llamas at the Oxbow

 

 

11:00, 2:00, and 4:00 - Tours and tastings at Rock Art Brewery

Tours and Tastings at Rock Art Brewery

 

 


 

 

 


Brunch and music at the Bees Knes


11:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Brunch and music at the Bee's Knees with music by Woodchuck's Revenge (www.enkd.com/woodchucks)


 

 

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM - Vew-do Balance Board Pro Team at the VFW (www.vewdo.com)

Vew-do Balance Board demonstration

Bonfire and s'mores at the Oxbow


12:00  - 2:00 PM - Bonfire with s'mores at the Oxbow

 

 

 

12:30 to 1:30 PM - Snowman building contest at the Northgate Plaza (snow dependent)

 

Build a snowman at Northgate Plaza (snow dependent)

 

 

 

 

Decorate picture frames and write a letter to Santa

 



12:30 - 2:30 PM - Decorate picture frames, write a letter to Santa, and pick up your photo with Santa at the First Congregational Church

 

 

 


1:30 - 2:30 PM - Cookie decorating with Green Mountain Kids at the Plaza Hotel

Cookie decorating at the Plaza Hotel

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tom Joyce Magic Show at River Arts1:30 - 2:30 PM - Tom Joyce Magic Show at River Arts

 

 

 

 

 

2:30 - 5:00 PM - Fabulous House Tours

House Tour Extravaganza



Five local homes will be decorated for Christmas for your viewing.  Tickets are $20.00 and are available at Thompson’s Flour Shop, Haymaker Card and Gift, Morrisville Town Clerk’s Office and the Union Bank's Northgate Plaza Branch.

Noyes House Museum
The Thistledown Inn
Welch's Round Barn
Marc Ducharme & Penny Bishop's house
Gail & Peter Bourne's house



 

 

 

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM - SD IRELAND HOLIDAY LIGHTED MIXER IS COMING TO TOWN

SD Ireland Holiday Lighted Mixer

 

 

 

 

 

Go Christmas Caroling around town


4:30 - 5:30 PM - Caroling around town starting at the Puffer Methodist Church

 

 

5:30 - 6:30 PM - Free dinner at the Puffer Methodist Church

Free dinner at the Puffer Methodist Church

 

 

 

 

 
 
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What's Next for 2014

  • Work to bring new retail to downtown
  • 2014 Adirondack Chair promotion
  • Add lamp post on lower Portland Street in front of 10 Railroad
  • Continue to work with Vermont Downtown Program and Historical Preservation to revitalize the Morrisville downtown
  • Electric car charging station in downtown Municipal lot

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