Santa’s Helpers, from the Amherst Fire Department, work to get the Crocker Tree ready for the Tree Lighting Festival.
The Amherst Tree Lighting Festival!
Friday, December 6 Kickoff ~ “Tree Light-Up Night!”
6:15 ”WW I Common”: Across From Moulton’s: Pre-Gathering Refreshments Baptist Church and Boy Scouts
6:30 ”WW I Common”: Tree Lighting Ceremony!
7:00 – 8:30 Congregational Church: Lions’ Club Spaghetti Supper! Donations Accepted! No Reservations Needed!
Holiday Music by the new “Amherst Christmas Brass Quintet”
Saturday, December 7 ~ “Santa Saturday!”
9:00 – 11:00 Congregational Church Breakfast with Santa, Tickets: Jessica Steele, NHNewcomers@gmail.com
9:00 – 3:00 Amherst Middle School: Lions Club Craft Fair
2:00 - 5:00 Fire Station: Girl Scouts Craft Fair AND Holiday Cookie Swap! Historical Society Booth and Gifts!
3:00 – 5:00 Fire Station: Santa Arrives By Fire Truck, Free Pics with Santa when you Bring Your Own Camera!
2:00 – 4:00 Fire Station: Team Earley’s Cocoa and Cookies!
3:00 – 5:00 Police Station: Open House, Meet your APD officers! Free Child-Protective IDs and Fingerprinting!
Sunday, December 8 ~ “Concerts Sunday!”
8:00 – 11:00 Fire Station: Breakfast with Mrs. Claus; Donations accepted! No reservations needed!
11:00 – 4:00 LaBelle Winery Rte 101: Holiday Bazaar!
Stroll The Colonial Village Of Amherst To See Our Charmingly Decorated Homes And Buildings!
1:00 – 2:00 Congregational Church: Free Holiday Concert, Town Band and SHS Acappella Singers!
3:00 – 4:30 Congregational Church: Free Holiday Concert, By Congregational Church Choirs!
6:00 - High School: Souhegan Valley Chorus Concert Tickets at Door – Adults $15; Srs/Students $10; Under 12 Free!
All Weekend ~ Project Warmth!
Amherst Library: Lions Club Collection of New Hats, Mittens, Scarves, Socks, Coats, Snow Pants, Blankets for needy…
~All Events Are Free, Or Accept Donations, Unless Cost Is Stated Otherwise~
~ Celebrating Any And All December/Winter Holidays That Are Enjoyed By Amherst, NH Residents! ~
Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, La Posada, The Winter Solstice, The First Snow, Epiphany And More!
~ All Events in Amherst; Many in Village Area~