Calendar of events

Saturday, December 4

City of Newburgh Holiday Parade

12:00 PM
The City of Newburgh is pleased to announce its highly anticipated socially distant Holiday parade. The parade takes place Saturday, December 4, 2021, starting at 12  p.m.  The parade …

Cookies and Cocoa with Santa!

12:00 PM
FREE for children of all ages.  While at the firehouse, pick out the perfect, fresh Vermont tree and bring home a piece of the holidays!

Sunday, December 5

Breakfast with Santa

8:00 AM
Children 5 and under are FREE; age 6 - 9 $5.00; 10 and up - $10.Photos with Santa are $5 each.  All proceeds benefit Cancer aid and research! This event is sponsored by the Relay for Life Team; …

Hamlet of Milton Tree Lighting

2:00 PM
The Hamlet of Milton Association presentsthe th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting.  Festivities begin at 2 p.m., Tree lighting at 4 p.m. Special visit from Santa and the Milton Engine Co. Bring …

Town of Shawangunk Tree Lighting & Santa Drive-Thru

3:00 PM
Santa will be hosting a Tree Lighting & Drive-Thru to greet all children and families on Sunday December 5, beginning at 3 pm near the Shawangunk Town Hall. We encourage children to come with their letters to Santa and give them to Santa at …

2021 Closter Tree Lighting Celebration

3:30 PM
We will be serving donuts, hot chocolate and the infectious and upbeat sounds of EKKQUINOX Steel Band to keep you warm! Families can try their skills playing on simple holiday games ranging from Reindeer Ring Toss to Snowman Bowling. Don’t miss our brand NEW pre-holiday show "Holiday Lights" sung by Closter’s very own Joel and Francine Zelnik from 3:30PM to 4:50PM! As we’ve done in years past, we are collecting new toys to help in the PBA's 33rd Annual Toy Drive and select donation items for the Closter Food Pantry to aid families in need. We will also be collecting any homemade ornaments your family would like to create to be used to spruce up our sister holiday tree in Van Saun County Park. Winner of our Best Holiday Home Lighting contest will be announced with a special appearance by Santa himself! We look forward to seeing you there as we light our Closter Holiday Tree and kick off the 2021 Holiday Season! Go to: to read updates, fun content and more! See less

Friday, December 10

Light Up the Hamlet

6:00 PM
Santa's workshop will be open for a visit.

Saturday, December 11

Holiday Puppet Show presented by the Catskill Puppet Theater!

10:30 AM
Join us on December 11th, 2021 at 10:30 am for a FREE IN-PERSON event: a Holiday Puppet Show presented by the Catskill Puppet Theater!

Sunday, December 12

Breakfast with Santa

8:00 AM
The New Windsor Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is hosting Breakfast with Santa, 8 a.m. - noon., featuring door prizes and a 50-50 raffle. Cost is $9 for adults or $7 for seniors and kids age 3 …