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2022 CHRISTMAS in New Harmony
Dec 03, 2022 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm CST
Starting Friday, December 2 with a classic old-fashioned tree lighting in the expansive outdoor courtyard of the New Harmony Inn, Christmas in New Harmony is a weekend of a Hallmark style Christmas celebration in a Hallmark style town!
Our celebration includes parades, vendors, food, music, children’s activities, Santa visits, a Gnome Scavenger hunt, horse and carriage rides, unique shopping and a wonderful house tour on Sunday!
This little town brings back the warmth of an old fashioned Christmas where you’re walking from shop to shop, enjoying the sounds of carolers in the streets and sampling the tasty treats of the holidays! Our vendors provide everything from home baked goodies to incredible works by skilled artisans that make exquisite gifts for those on your list. And the Holiday House Tour highlights the diversity of architectural styles in this beautiful and historic town.
Come for a day or spend the weekend at one of our guesthouses, bed and breakfasts or the New Harmony Inn.
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Friday, December 2
Tree Lighting at New Harmony Inn’s courtyard 5:30 pm
Saturday, December 3
Vendors at Ribeyre Gym and Community House #2 10 am – 5 pm
Breakfast with Santa early Saturday morning.
Classic Christmas Parade down Main Street and Church Street starting at 10:30. Best Float Contest will be held!
Visit Santa from after the parade (11-ish) to 4:00 Working Men’s Institute
Pet Parade 3:00. Prizes for the best pet costume, as well as for most look alike owner and pet. Pet Pictures with Santa after the Pet Parade
Evening Lighted Golf Cart Christmas Parade begins at 5:30 pm
Sunday, December 4
Vendors at Ribeyre Gym and Community House #2 10 am – 4 pm
Christmas House Tour, featuring five houses, each with a different architectural and decorating style. House Tour tickets can be purchased from any committee member $20 or on EventBrite. Tickets will also be available to purchase at the Information Booth during Christmas in New Harmony. The Information Booth will be located in Community House #2, along with 20+ vendors.
Performance of the Nutcracker Ballet at Thrall’s Opera House at 3:00 pm Sunday afternoon.
Saturday, December 10
Christmas Party from 7:30-? featuring music from the Brothers Lewis, appetizers and cash bar (first drink is free with your ticket).
An Outdoor Decorating contest for all residences will be held, with prizes to be awarded. Watch here for downloadable entry forms, deadline for entering, and prize information.
Wishing you the merriest of Christmases!
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Interested in being a vendor for the Christmas in New Harmony event? Complete and submit the 2022 Vendor Application.