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A Seaside Christmas in Orleans

November 24, 2018

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until December 31, 2018

A Town-Wide Celebration! November 24th – December 31st 2018

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!

Orleans Chamber of Commerce Featured Events

Pancake Breakfast with Mrs. Claus
SA Nov. 24, 8-10am. Orleans Yacht Club. 39 Cove Rd. Pancakes and bacon from Hole-In-One Restaurant served by volunteers from Cape Cod 5. $7 adults, $5 kids. Please bring unwrapped gifts for the Lower Cape Outreach Council toy drive and gift cards for the Homeless Prevention Council.

Santa Comes By Boat & Photos with Santa
SA Nov. 24, 10am. Orleans Yacht Club. Nauset Marine brings Santa through Town Cove to the OYC! Photos with Santa: Snow’s Home & Garden: 10am-Noon & 12:30-3pm. Frosty will be here from noon to 2pm. SnowsCapeCod.com

Orleans Christmas Shopping Stroll
SA Nov. 24, Noon-4pm. Hop On/Hop Off Old Fashioned Trolley runs all around town! Park once to shop! Find all your special savings in this event calendar! Trolley Stops: Trolley Stops: Nauset Surf Shop, Goose Hummock Shop, Cape Cod Photo Art, & Framing, Oceana, Snow’s Home & Garden, Artist Cottages, Orleans Marketplace, Nauset Model Railroad Club, Cape House Hallmark Shop, Village Crafters of Cape Cod, Main St., Federated Church of Orleans, Weekend 

Orleans Improvement Association
SA Nov. 24. Holiday Stroll and Village Green Lighting. Greet Mrs. Claus at Snow’s Home & Garden, 4:45pm. Begin the candlelight stroll to Village Green at 5pm. Upon arrival we will illuminate the giant snowflakes and the Holiday Tree. Tim Sweeney will then lead carols. Orleansimprovement.org

Orleans United Methodist Church
SA Nov. 24. Following the Holiday Stroll and Tree Lighting, strollers are invited to warm up with complimentary hot chocolate and cookies at the United Methodist Church across the street. Orleansumc.org

Santa Stampede 5K & Family Fun Run

2018 Santa Stampede Race Results
SA Dec. 1st, Day Of Race Start: 10:30am. Registration: 9am. Pre-Register here! Timed 5K & Fun Run with Holiday Costume Contest. Barley Neck Inn, 5 Beach Rd., East Orleans. Pre-Register at orleanscapecod.org or at Marathon Sports W. Yarmouth on Dec. 1 from 3-6pm. Kids Shorter Mini Claus Run for 12 and under without bibs FREE! Over 25 Award Categories! Walkers Welcome! Costumes not required, they’re just fun! First 200 registrants get a long-sleeved T-Shirt. Post Race Party and Awards hosted by BNI and DJ Matty Dread of WOMR. Please bring unwrapped gifts for the Lower Cape Outreach Council toy drive and gift cards for the Homeless Prevention Council.

Orleans Holiday Decorating Contest
Dec. 7th – 25th. Vote for your favorite decorations at participating businesses & enter to win two tickets from Cape Air! Participants coming soon!

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MONTH-LONG EVENTS

Watson’s Men’s Store
Resortwear, Casualwear, Formalwear, Ruggedwear “Over 67 Years of Quality Goods & Service.” Selected items 20%-30% OFF Reg Price. Over 80 Name Brands. There’s no place like Watson’s! 34-A Main St.Watsonsmensstore.com

Crane Appliance: Black November Deals
Find Black November deals all month long at Crane Appliance! Enjoy huge discounts storewide and special financing for qualified buyers. Delivery and installation available. Visit us at Craneappliance.com or in Orleans Marketplace.

Crane Appliance: 12 Days of Giveaways!
Enter the “12 Days of Gifts” Holiday Giveaway at Craneappliance.com starting Nov. 25 for your chance to WIN one of twelve great prizes! Prize values increase daily, all the way up to a 4-piece Kitchen Suite. One winner selected daily Dec. 13-24. Receive a $50 “Crane Coupon” just for entering!

Cape Cod Photo, Art & Framing
Custom Holiday Photo Cards, ready-made and custom framing, art supply gift sets and custom photo prints and photo gifts. Prompt friendly service! Capecodphotoandart.com

Hidden Gem
47 Main St. Special Sale 10% or more off everything Nov. 24 – Dec. 31. Memorable holiday gifts for everyone on your list. Hiddengemcapecod.com

The Parsonage Inn
Embrace the holiday season on the Cape and for a limited time, book two nights at the Parsonage and enjoy a free day pass to BodyStrong in Orleans. Cape Cod’s newest and hottest fitness center right here in Orleans. Parsonageinn.com/specials-and-packages/off

Weekend
Celebrate the holidays at Weekend! Complimentary gift wrapping through the month of December. 217 Main St. Capeweekend.com

Barley Neck Inn
Winter Specials at The BNI. Wednesdays: 50¢ BBQ wings at the bar! Thursdays: $10 gourmet burgers. Open Tuesday-Saturday for Dinner and Sunday for Brunch 11:30-2. Holiday Party Space! Private events can be booked any evening that we are open. Reservations: 508-255-0212. Barleyneck.com

The Farm
Michigan-grown Christmas trees, wreaths, kissing balls, locally made garland, unique holiday gifts and gift certificates. Hot cider and cookies offered daily. Thefarmcapecod.com

Earth House
Throughout the holiday season. “Do it yourself gift wrapping” with a donation made to Lower Cape Outreach. (508) 240-0257 

Homeless Prevention Council
Please support our Adopt-a-Family program. Donate a gift card for groceries, or to a local store to give teens the chance to do their own shopping! Contact us at 14 Old Tote Road, Orleans, hpccapecod.org, 508-255-9667. Thanks for helping our local families!

Oceana
Holiday gifts for everyone on your list! Tree trimmings, table settings, jewelry and Cape Cod made — the perfect gift is at Oceana! Spend $100 or more on one purchase Thanksgiving through Christmas and receive a coupon good towards your purchase January through April, 2019. Complimentary gift wrap all season! 1 Main Street Square, OceanaCapeCod.com

Agway of Cape Cod
Handcrafted holiday decorations featuring local greens and coastal accents. Trees, expanded selection of houseplants, unique gifts for everyone on your list and gift cards. Open until 6pm on weekdays! Store & Garden Center: 10 & 20 Lots Hollow Road. AgwayCapeCod.com

The Gallery at Tree’s Place
Annual Small Works Exhibition – Small Works, Great Joy! – opens Nov. 17, 4-6 p.m., and runs until Dec. 29. Over 100 small works from resident Tree’s artists will be on display. Free and open to the public! Treesplace.com

Guapo’s
Through December 24th, get a $25 GUAPO’s gift card for $20, a $50 gift card for $40, or a $100 gift card (or ten $10 gift cards) for $80. GUAPO’s will also donate $1 from every gift card sold between November 15 and December 24 to WE CAN. Guaposcapecod.com

Blake & Co.
Holiday gifts that will delight! Jewelry, accessories, candles, ornaments…and more. Every SA from Nov. 24-Dec. 22 receive 20% off your purchases when you mention this brochure (excluding consigned and sale items). 47 Main Street. Blakeorleans.com

Snow’s Home and Garden
Snow’s 25 Days of Giving! Nov. 30-Dec. 24. Every day until Christmas we will give away something special, including kitchen appliances, cutlery sets, toys, games, figurines & more. Entry forms available in store; a winner will be drawn daily. Snowscapecod.com

Snow’s Home and Garden
Nov. 23-Dec. 14. The Giving Tree. Stop in and pick up a Tag from the Giving Tree for a needy child. No wrapping needed. Sponsored by Housing Assistants. Snowscapecod.com

The Academy Playhouse presents a Special Holiday Show
Nov. 30-Jan 6. Join the Academy Playhouse for a holiday celebration featuring festive shows, classic holiday tales, winter-themed treats and more! Don’t miss Sounds of the Season at Chatham Bars Inn on 12/20. Apacape.org

Snow’s Home and Garden
Dec. 1-24. Secret Santa. We’re giving away a daily “Secret Santa” gift card in December up until Christmas Eve, one of our elves will give a $25 Snow’s gift card to a randomly selected customer. Could it be you? Snowscapecod.com

Hole In One Bakery & Coffee Shop
The Hole in One and our Orleans team are happy to promote our newly designed T-shirts and custom baseball hats, highlight Four Sisters Specialty Foods–Granola Clusters and our travel mugs which can be a gift that keeps on giving. Theholecapecod.com

Week 1 Nov. 23-29

Coastal Craft Gallery
F Nov. 23-SU Nov. 25. 9th annual Ornaments for Charities opening. Artists create lovely holiday ornaments and each donate a percentage of sales to their favorite charity. Runs through Dec.31. Coastalcraftgallery.com

Village Crafters of Cape Cod
F Nov. 23-SA Nov. 24, 10am-4pm. The Tradition Continues. Thanksgiving Juried Fine Arts and Craft Show, Nauset Middle School. Proceeds donated to non-profits. Holding juried crafts shows for 38 years. Villagecrafterscapecod.com

The Sparrow Store
F Nov. 23-SU, Nov. 25. Unique gifts, cool things — local, regional, USA. Your stocking stuffer headquarters. Small business weekend take 10% off your entire purchase. 26 Main Street. Thesparrowstore.com

Earth House
F Nov. 23-SU Nov. 25. Free refreshments and gift wrap by donation. Donations will go to Lower Cape Outreach. (508) 240-0257

Artist Cottages
F Nov. 23 & SA Nov. 25, 10am-4pm. Holiday Shopping featuring Local Artists & Artisans, Petting Zoo with Yule Goats, Photos with Mrs. Claus, Ornament Decorating for kids and Food from Street Eats of Orleans. Artcottages.com

Weekend
F Nov. 23-SU 25, 10-6. 217 Main St. Annual Thanksgiving weekend holiday sale! All winter apparel 20% off, additional apparel up to 60%off. Enjoy holiday treats while you shop! Capeweekend.com

Spaulding Rehabilitation
SA Nov. 24 Wanna Play? Come test your skills, agility and strength. Here at Spaulding we put the Fun in Fitness!!!! Fit to Be Kids is Spaulding’s unique program designed to educate children and their families about physical fitness, nutrition and mindfulness.

Cape Cod Photo, Art & Framing
SA Nov. 24 Shop Small Saturday – 20% off all purchases “One Day Only”! Custom Holiday Photo Cards, gifts for aspiring artists and custom framing! Capecodphotoandart.com

The Gallery at Tree’s Place
Celebrate Shop Small Saturday Nov. 24 – 20% discount “one day only” on select artists works. Annual Small Works Exhibition and holiday cookies! Treesplace.com

Eastwind Studio & Gallery
SA Nov. 24 Find Holiday gifts during the Orleans Christmas Shopping Stroll. Enjoy apple cider and cookies as you view artwork from award winning artists in watercolors, pastels and oils. Holiday specials include 10% off all small works, tiles and cards. Stop by for a jolly chat with artists! Eastwindgallery.net

The Federated Church of Orleans
SA Nov. 24, 9-3pm. “Tis the Season” Bazaar, a fun-filled shopping experience to kick off the holiday season, with festive music and free warm cider. Find unique handicrafts, delicious baked goods, jewelry, special white elephant treasures & Christmas boutique. Fedchurchorleans.org

The Goose Hummock Shop
SA Nov. 24, 10am-4pm. “A Cape Cod Christmas Story”. Join us for some Holiday Cheer and “Shop Local” with the Goose. Kids get a chance to win an original Daisy Red Rider BB Gun (safety glasses supplied) Take the Trolley right to our door. Goose.com

Nauset Model Railroad Club
SA Nov. 24, 1-4pm. Model Railroad Holiday Open House. Hilltop Plaza, 180 Route 6A. Try our “scavenger hunt” to find cool features on our five exciting layouts while watching the trains run! Fun for the whole family! FREE Admission. NausetModelRRclub.com

Hole In One Bakery & Coffee Shop
Nov 24-30.  Visit us on WHAT THE FUN FRIDAYS. A Uniquely Outrageous Donut offering. All week offer 10% off on our Hole In One T-shirts. Theholecapecod.com

Week 2 Nov. 30-Dec. 6

Friends’ Marketplace
F Nov. 30, 11:30am-1:30pm. Entertaining with Friends. Enjoy samples of delicious appetizers from our holiday menu. F Nov. 30-SA Dec. 1, 2-5pm. Please join us for a holiday wine tasting! Friendsmarketplace.net

Community of Jesus
F Nov. 30 & SA Dec. 1 at 4:30pm. Welcome Advent with the beloved tradition of the Service of Advent Lessons and Carols with Gloriae Dei Cantores at the Church of the Transfiguration. This candle-lit service includes readings, prayers, and carols. Communityofjesus.org

Cape Symphony
F Nov. 30, 8pm & SU Dec. 2, 5pm.  Annual “Holiday on the Cape” concert is the perfect way to begin the holiday season! Celebrate home and hearth, the warmth of family and friends, and the music that brings it all back, year after year. Box Office: 508.362.1111, Capesymphony.org

Oceana
SA & SU, Dec 1 & 2. Scratch and save at Oceana! The first 25 people in the door on Saturday and Sunday will receive a scratch off card that will reveal a special savings toward their purchase! 1 Main Street Square, OceanaCapeCod.com

Hole In One Bakery & Coffee Shop
Dec. 1-7.  Visit us on WHAT THE FUN FRIDAYS. A Uniquely Outrageous Donut offering. 10% off on our Hole In One baseball hats. Theholecapecod.com

Snow’s Home and Garden
Frosty will be at Snow’s every Saturday Noon to 2pm. Dec 1, 8, 15, 22. SnowsCapeCod.com

Nauset Model Railroad Club
SA Dec. 1, 1-4pm. Model Railroad Holiday Open House. Hilltop Plaza, 180 Route 6A. Try our “scavenger hunt” to find cool features on our five exciting layouts while watching the trains run! Fun for the whole family! FREE Admission. NausetModelRRclub.com

Ragg Time
Enjoy shopping locally 7 days a week with different sales each week. Free gift wrapping. Lots of accessory choices for gift buying. Enter to win our raffle to win $50 gift certificate drawn each Friday Dec. 7-21. Raggtimeltd.com

Week 3 Dec. 7-13

Friends’ Marketplace
F Dec. 7, 11:30am-1:30pm. Entertaining with Friends: Enjoy samples of seasonal side dishes from our holiday menu that make a healthy and delicious addition to your holiday table. F Dec. 7-SA Dec. 8, 2-5pm. Please join us for a holiday wine tasting! Friendsmarketplace.net

Nauset Model Railroad Club
SA Dec. 8, 1-4pm. Model Railroad Holiday Open House. Hilltop Plaza, 180 Route 6A. Try our “scavenger hunt” to find cool features on our five exciting layouts while watching the trains run!  Fun for the whole family! FREE Admission. NausetModelRRclub.com

Ragg Time
Enjoy shopping locally 7 days a week with different sales each week. Free gift wrapping. Lots of accessory choices for gift buying. Enter to win our raffle to win $50 gift certificate drawn each Friday Dec. 7-21. Raggtimeltd.com

Oceana
SA & SU, Dec 8 & 9. Mulled cider, treats and festive music to enjoy during your holiday shopping! Complimentary gift wrap is included all season long! 1 Main Street Square, OceanaCapeCod.com

Hole In One Bakery & Coffee Shop
Dec. 8-14.  Visit us on WHAT THE FUN FRIDAYS. A Uniquely Outrageous Donut offering. 15% off on Four Sisters Specialty Foods–Granola Clusters. Theholecapecod.com

Week 4 Dec. 14-20

Friends’ Marketplace
F Dec. 14, 11:30am-1:30pm. Entertaining with Friends: Enjoy samples of delicious and decadent desserts and treats for your holiday table. F Dec. 14-SA Dec. 15, 2-5pm. Please join us for a holiday wine tasting! Friendsmarketplace.net

Community of Jesus
F & SA Dec. 14 & 15, 7:30pm. Enjoy a festive concert with the Gabriel V Brass Ensemble and Organists at the Church of the Transfiguration, featuring beloved traditional carols and other spirited works for the season. Artsempoweringlife.org

Ragg Time
Dec. 7-21. Enjoy shopping locally 7 days a week with different sales each week. Free gift wrapping. Lots of accessory choices for gift buying. Enter to win our raffle to win $50 gift certificate drawn each Raggtimeltd.com

Earth House
Dec. 14-24. Open till 8 p.m.! SA & SU, Dec. 15 & 16. Free refreshments and gift wrap by donation. Donations will go to Lower Cape Outreach. (508) 240-0257

The Federated Church of Orleans
F Dec. 14, 7pm & SU Dec. 16, 10am. “I Wish You Christmas”, a celebration of Christmas music with piano, organ, handbells,and holiday sing-a-long. Chancel Choir directed by Glenn Starner-Tate and Nauset Ringer. Handbells directed by Thom Dutton. Celtic harp and flute pieces by Thom Dutton and Margaret Gerber. Fedchurchorleans.org

The Sparrow Store
SA, Dec. 15. Ukulele Day! 20% off all ukuleles. Songbooks, straps, strings, more. 10am – Christmas Ukulele Strum-along. All invited! Noon – Cape Cod Ukulele Club performs at Hot Chocolate Sparrow. 5-6:30pm – Holiday songs with Tim. Refreshments. Thesparrowstore.com

The Goose Hummock Shop
SA Dec. 15, 10am-4pm. Holiday Open House. Celebrate the Holidays as we open our doors to all for treats and savings. Kids choose gifts from our Fishing Rod Christmas Tree. Free gift wrapping. Can’t think of a gift? Purchase a Goose Hummock Gift Card. Goose.com

Oceana
SA & SU, Dec 15 & 16. Mulled cider, treats and festive music to enjoy during your holiday shopping! Complimentary gift wrap is included all season long! 1 Main Street Square, OceanaCapeCod.com

Nauset Model Railroad Club
SA Dec. 15, 1-4pm. Model Railroad Holiday Open House. Hilltop Plaza, 180 Route 6A. Try our “scavenger hunt” to find cool features on our five exciting layouts while watching the trains run!  Fun for the whole family! FREE Admission. NausetModelRRclub.com

Snow’s Home and Garden
SA Dec., 15, 2-5pm. Santa & Frosty Visit Snow’s. Santa & Frosty will be back at Snow’s…bring the kids & the camera. Snowscapecod.com

Hole In One Bakery & Coffee Shop
Dec. 15-31.  Visit us on WHAT THE FUN FRIDAYS. A Uniquely Outrageous Donut offering. 10% off on all T-shirts, hats & granola. Theholecapecod.com

Charles Moore Arena
SU, Dec. 16, Join us for Christmas Skate! 1:00-1:30pm Watch the Christmas skating show featuring our Learn to Skate & Lower Cape Figure Skaters! 1:30-3:30pm public skate with Santa and Mrs. Claus! Admission is a canned good for Lower Cape Outreach or an unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots. Charlesmoorearena.com

Week 5 Dec. 21-31

Ragg Time
Enjoy shopping locally 7 days a week with different sales each week. Free gift wrapping. Lots of accessory choices for gift buying. Enter to win our raffle to win $50 gift certificate drawn each Friday Dec. 7-21. Raggtimeltd.com

Earth House
F Dec. 21-M Dec. 24. Free refreshments and gift wrap by donation. Donations will go to Lower Cape Outreach. (508) 240-0257

The Sparrow Store
SA Dec. 22, 5-6:30pm – Holiday Open House. Stocking stuffer HQ. Nibbles & Sips. Free gift-wrapping. Thesparrowstore.com

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
SA, Dec. 22, 1pm. A Holiday Winter Wonderland: Wicked Awesome Balloon Show with Dan’s Balloons. Join Dan, master of all twisting and sculpting, as he transports you to a winter wonderland of balloons, science and magic. Fun for all ages! Tickets: Ccmnh.org

Nauset Model Railroad Club
SA Dec. 22, 1-4pm. Model Railroad Holiday Open House. Hilltop Plaza, 180 Route 6A. Try our “scavenger hunt” to find cool features on our five exciting layouts while watching the trains run!  Fun for the whole family! FREE Admission. NausetModelRRclub.com

The Sparrow Store
M Dec. 24. Come meet Santa’s elves throughout the day! Stocking stuffer HQ. Cookies, eggnog. Free gift-wrapping. Thesparrowstore.com

The Church of the Holy Spirit
M Dec. 24, 4:30pm. Christmas Pageant and Eucharist. 10pm, Candlelight Choral Eucharist. TU Dec. 25, 10am. Christmas Morning Eucharist with Carols. Holyspiritorleans.org

Nauset Model Railroad Club
SA Dec. 29, 1-4pm. Model Railroad Holiday Open House. Hilltop Plaza, 180 Route 6A. Try our “scavenger hunt” to find cool features on our five exciting layouts while watching the trains run!  Fun for the whole family! FREE Admission. NausetModelRRclub.com

Cape Symphony
Jan. 1, 3pm. Join the Cape Symphony for their light-hearted celebration, with lilting Viennese waltzes, lively marches and most of all, fun!  Back by popular demand, “American Idol” and Broadway Star LaKisha Jones will join the Cape Symphony for an exciting and lively performance! For tickets contact our Box Office: 508.362.1111 or visit Capesymphony.org

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