A Seaside Christmas in Orleans

Seaside ChristmasA Town-Wide Celebration! November 26th – December 31st 2016

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Special events and savings at shops, galleries, restaurants, inns, theaters, churches, libraries, salons, spas, shows, and more. Meet visitors from the North Pole while enjoying all that Orleans has to offer! Save time, money and many miles per gift when you fill your sleigh in Orleans!

 Saturday, November 26th

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Pancake Breakfast with Mrs. Claus, Santa Arrives by Boat: 8am-10am
Orleans Yacht Club, 39 Cove Rd. Orleans
Enjoy a pancake breakfast with Mrs. Claus while awaiting the arrival of Santa by boat at 10am! Breakfast spread by the Hole-In-One Restaurant. $7 adults, $5 children.

Please bring wrapped gifts for the Lower Cape Outreach Council and gift cards for teens for the Homeless Prevention Council “Adopt a Family” program.

Santa will meet with the children at Snow’s Home and Garden, 22 Main St. Orleans, 10am-Noon.

Annual Stroll and Winter Wonderland Lighting at Village Green
Sponsored by the Orleans Improvement Association
Meet with Mrs. Claus at Snow’s Home and Garden at 4:45pm. Stroll with caroling begins at 5:00pm, Winter Wonderland Lighting immediately after stroll.

Saturday, December 3rd

Santa Stampede 5k and Family Fun Run Orleans Cape CodSanta Stampede 5k and Family Fun Run, Registration 9:00am, Race Start: 10:30 a.m.

$25 Pre-Registration, $30 Day Of Event. Register Now

Race Start: The Barley Neck Inn, 5 Beach Rd. Orleans, MA 02653

Get your Santa suit, elf costume, antlers, stockings and lights! Create a festive costume and enter our Holiday Costume Contest!

Walkers Welcome! A Fun Family Friendly Event! Kids Only Run Too!

Professionally timed 5k. After Party Celebration with DJ Matty Dread and Award Ceremony held at The Barley Neck Inn! Prizes include Fastest Mr. Claus, Ms. Claus & Mini Claus, Overall Fastest in Holiday Costume: Male & Female, Overall Fastest Military & First Responder: Male & Female, Holiday Costume Contest Winner (Bib required). All 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in the following age categories receive a ticket for our Red Sack Prize Raffle! 13 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Please bring wrapped gifts for the Lower Cape Outreach Council and gift cards for teens for the Homeless Prevention Council “Adopt a Family” program.


Saturday, December 17th
Orleans Christmas Shopping Stroll


10am-5pm. Hop aboard one of our old-fashioned trolleys and enjoy shopping throughout Orleans at the Christmas Shopping Stroll! Stores throughout town will host special events, sales and more. Fun for the whole family! Trolley stops: Nauset Surf Shop, Goose Hummock, Nauset Marine, Homegrowntrades, Snow’s Home & Garden, Parish Park, Orleans Marketplace, Skaket Corners, Orleans Historical Society and Weekend.

Brought to you by our 2016 Sponsors
Our Premier Sponsors

Agway of Cape Cod
Barley Neck Inn Orleans Cape Cod Marathon Sports Yarmouth Cape Cod
The Cape Codder Newspaper Wicked Local Cape Cod
Cape Cod Chronicle

Presenting Sponsors

Cape Cod Times Cape Cod Online Cape Cod Media Group Orleans Improvement Association the-social-diner

Major Sponsors


Supporting Sponsors

CC5  Fitness Revolution

Contributing Sponsors

Animal-Hospital Crane-Appliance
Nauset-Disposal Nauset-Marine
nausetfish  Snow's