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32nd Annual Olde Tyme Christmas Celebration in Schroon Lake
On December 9th, 2017 the Town of Schroon will be celebrating its 32nd Annual Olde Tyme Christmas with events being held all day.
The day will start off with the Schroon Lake Community Church Bazar and Luncheon from 10am - 2pm. There will be a Bake Sale starting at 10am at the North Woods Bread Company and will continue till the delicious holiday treats are sold. All proceeds from the Bake Sale will benefit the Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce.
The Schroon Lake Library will hold walk in crafts for children from 10am - 1pm, and at 1pm Mrs. Claus' helper will be reading holiday stories to the children till 2pm.
The Annual Holiday Gift Basket Raffle will be held at the Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce, with many amazing gifts baskets and items being offered this year. The raffle runs from 11am till 7pm. Driving will be at 7pm. All proceeds from the raffle benefits local families in need during the holiday season.
The First Annual Ornament Raffle will be held at the Giant Mountain Studio. All proceeds from the Ornament Raffle will benefit the Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce. Don't forget to check out Giant Mountain Studio's amazing collection of artwork that features the work of over 20+ local artists. If you really love the arts, you won't want to miss the Annual Arts & Crafts Fair that will be held from 10am - 4pm featuring many local artisans.
At 4pm, make sure you make your way to the Schroon Lake Towne Store and meet local author Kristen Hotaling, who recently wrote the children's book "The Lonely Christmas Tree." You can purchase a book and have it personally signed by her. While at the Towne Store, don't forget to do your holiday shopping while your children do some great holiday crafts.
At 1pm, if you want to put your feet up and just relax, you can make your way to the Schroon Lake Central School Auditorium and watch the holiday film "Elf" on the Big Screen.
As dusk settles, you wont want to miss an opportunity to make your way to the Town Hall parking lot from 5:30pm - 8:00pm to take a carriage ride around the park and town with Newcomb Farms Carriage Rides.
At 5:30pm, make sure you make your way to the Town Park by the Water Fountain and witness the lighting of Town Christmas Tree, with a Nativity procession that will take everyone up Main Street to the Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, and then back to the Senior Center for the lighting of the Memory Tree. At the conclusion of the lighting of the memory tree, special visitors will arrive in Schroon Lake.
Yep, the BIG MAN in the Red Suit will arrive on a Fire Truck at the Strand Theater. Children will be able to visit with Santa and tell him their biggest wishes for this holiday season. After, they can stop in the Senior Center for a deliciously decorated homemade sugar cookie and some warm cocoa.
To top off the night, make sure you head to the Community Church from 6:30pm - 8pm for a series of holiday concerts featuring the Bell Choir and Local Schroon Lake Central Students.