Dec
2
Fri
Holidays by the Sea Weekend 2016
Dec 2 – Dec 4 all-day
Horses in the Holiday Parade

Horses in the Holiday Parade

The crisp snap of seasonal glitter starts with the Holidays by the Sea Weekend in Falmouth. Escape to Falmouth, Cape Cod, where you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a Rockwell painting. The town is brimming with holiday spirit during a weekend-long celebration filled with holiday

Friday, December 2

  • Holiday Carol Sing atNobska Lighthouse
    • 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Join us for a festive, seasonal sing along, followed by hot chocolate and cookies, at Historic Nobska Lighthouse, Nobska Road, Woods Hole.

Saturday, December 3

  • 4th Annual Jingle Jog 5k & Kids Elf Run
    Registration begins at 8 a.m. Races at 9:30 & 9:45. Run in seasonal attire with jingle bells along the ocean in Falmouth!
  • Seafaring Santa Sails Into Falmouth
    10:30 a.m. Head to the docks at Falmouth to welcome Seafaring Santa! Falmouth Harbor, Scranton Avenue.
  • Nobska Lighthouse
    Tour Historic Nobska Lighthouse, Nobska Road, Woods Hole. 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Santa visits at 12:30!
  • Holiday Stroll
    5:30 – 8:00 p.m. Enjoy the festive decorated Main Street & Queen’s BuyWay shops, featuring movies, caroling and more….
  • Annual Lighting of the Falmouth Village Green
    7:00 p.m. The Falmouth Brass Choir will lead the caroling before a special visit from Santa.

Sunday, December 4

  • 53rd Annual Falmouth Christmas Parade
    • 12:00 p.m. Parade steps off at noon and proceeds down Main Street to the Village Green. Known as Southeastern Massachusetts’ largest holiday parade featuring theme decorated floats, marching bands, live animals, costumed characters and Santa Claus!

Check the event organizer for up to date schedule and information www.falmouthchamber.com

The Palmer House Inn is located near the village green and just a few steps from the start of the parade route. The Palmer House Inn is a charming Victorian B&B located in the Historic District, a quiet residential area of tree-lined streets, picket fences, colorful gardens, and elegant homes. Beautiful beaches, quaint shops, ferry shuttles and excellent restaurants, are only a short stroll from the Inn.

 

Holidays at Highfield
Dec 2 @ 5:00 am – Dec 4 @ 11:00 am

Decorating Through the Decades, every day November 25 – December 4 Monday – Thursday, 12:00 – 4:00 pm Friday – Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Falmouth designer Sandra Cavallo, joined by Matthew Mead, a stylist, writer author, photographer and lifestyle expert, will transform Highfield Hall into a magical Winter Wonderland.  The event features a gift gallery with items ranging from fine crafts to hostess gifts, an international crèche collection, a tea shoppe, a huge model train display, seasonal music, special exhibitions, Santa, Any Soldier Project and more.

Dec
7
Wed
Gifts from the Kitchen Series
Dec 7 @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am

    Put the ho-ho-ho into hostess and holidays gifts. This year’s “Gifts from the Kitchen” series with Culinary Director Gail Blakely features three different classes with all new make-and-take recipes and ideas for incredible, edible gifts. Sign up for one or attend them all to expand your repertoire of holiday favorites: cheese balls, cheese savories, assorted nuts and pickled vegetables–plus some very merry mixes for sauces and spices. Specialty cookies, treats and a deliciously decadent mocha bûche de Noël sweeten up this holiday cooking class. Register on-line, or call 508-495-1878, ext. 2

Dec
10
Sat
Highfield’s 10-10-10 Raffle: Win $10,000 Cash!
Dec 10 all-day

    Purchase a $10 ticket for a chance to win 10 grand during our 10th Anniversary Celebration! Or, purchase 6 tickets for $50 and increase your chances of hitting the jackpot! The drawing will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2016. You do not need to be present to win. The odds of winning are based on the number of tickets sold. Good luck! Highfield Gives Back! We will donate a portion of the proceeds from the raffle to the Falmouth Service Center. This wonderful organization works hand-in-hand with our community to improve the quality of life of residents in need since 1983.

Swinging with Sinatra – Highfield’s Annual Holiday Party & Benefit
Dec 10 @ 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

    To Benefit Highfield Hall & Gardens and The Falmouth Service Center…The Best is Yet to Come. Ladies, put on you pearls and kitten heels. Gentlemen, grab your fedora and a handful of tootsie rolls. We’re taking a beat from ol’ Blue Eyes and partying like the Rat Pack: dressing snappy, sipping martinis and swinging to very live music! We’ve got the world on a string, and this end-of-the-year party will prove It Was a Very Good Year indeed. Hors’ d’oeuvres, gourmet food stations, cocktails, music and entertainment! Register on-line or call, 508-495-1878, ext. 2  

Dec
14
Wed
Gifts from the Kitchen Series
Dec 14 @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am

      Put the ho-ho-ho into hostess and holidays gifts. This year’s “Gifts from the Kitchen” series with Culinary Director Gail Blakely features three different classes with all new make-and-take recipes and ideas for incredible, edible gifts. Sign up for one or attend them all to expand your repertoire of holiday favorites: cheese balls, cheese savories, assorted nuts and pickled vegetables–plus some very merry mixes for sauces and spices. Specialty cookies, treats and a deliciously decadent white birch bûche de Noël sweeten up this holiday cooking class. Register on-line, or call 508-495-1878, ext. 2