Christmas In Harwich 2013

Many thanks to everyone who participated in the Harwich Stroll
on December 6, 7 and 8!

Please continue to visit our local businesses throughout the holidays!

Friday, December 6th

5:30 pm – 9 pm

Tree Lighting Ceremony & Family Carol Sing kicks off the Stroll in Doane Park at 5:30 pm

Santa arrives by Fire Truck at Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank at 6:15 pm
~ Photos ($5) and Visits until 8 pm
Performers from The Nutcracker Ballet in Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Lobby

Free Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides through the Port  6~9 pm

Pilgrim Church in Monbleau Hall
~ Chili/Hot Dog Café/Cookie Walk 5~8 pm; Girl Scout Craft/Bake Sale 6~8 pm
Meditation Time in Sanctuary 6~8 pm

Garden Club Boutique at Isabel ~ Fresh Greenery; Gifts/Grab Bags; Baked Goods; Refreshments

Harwich Mariners Merchandise Sales, Refreshments at Isabel

Cove Club Gift Items for Sale at Harwich Chamber Visitor Center

 Guild of Harwich Artists Holiday Ornaments Sale at The Art Gallery and Harwich Chamber Board Room

TD Bank Music by the Harwich Town Band and Ladies Auxiliary, Refreshments 6 -9 pm

Merchant Open Houses, Music, Refreshments, Good Cheer 6~9 pm



Saturday, December 7th:




Harwich Center Stroll  Various Times between  8:00 am – 6:30 pm

Harwich Elementary School Pancake Breakfast with Santa  8 am

 Harwich Elementary School PTO Annual Holiday Bazaar  9 am~1 pm

Harwich Junior Theatre Arts Center Free Classes Pre-K to Grade 8  9:30 am~12:30 pm

 Pilgrim Lodge Cape Cod Railroad Club Model Trains  10 am~3 pm

Brooks Free Library Adult Crafts  (preregistration required) 10:30 am; Big Ryan’s Tall Tales 3 pm

Brooks Academy “Quilts of Our Heritage” Exhibit / Model Trains, Cranberry History  1~4 pm

First Congregational Church
Reaching Heart Ballet Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker (1st Act)  6:30 pm

Christmas House Tour 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sponsored by The Garden Club of Harwich Six Harwich Properties; Tickets $30; Sold at
The Potted Geranium (W. Harwich), Sativa & Shaw’s (Harwich Port)
At Home Again & The Tale of the Cod (Chatham)


Times between  9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Allen Harbor Nautical Gifts  Refreshments and Gifts  9 am~4:30 pm

White Flowers Celebration of Floral Artistry with The Guild of Harwich Artists~Demonstrations & Sale  10 am~2 pm

Various Times between  8:30 am – 6:00 pm

The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod Refreshments, Small Gifts, Raffle  8:30 am~2 pm

Consigning Women Music, Refreshments  10 am~2 pm

RPM Carpets Refreshments, Visits with Santa  11 am~1 pm

Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Refreshments  1~3 pm

 Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School Open House, Tours  1~3 pm

Masjah Center Refreshments, Tours ~ meet teachers, discuss workout and yoga needs  1~3 pm

 Terry’s TV and Appliances Open House  1~3 pm

 Harwich East Liquors Wine Tasting  1~4 pm

 Harwich Paint and Decorating Christmas Crafts for Kids  1~4 pm

 Alecsie’s House of Pizza Free Slices of Pizza   2~4 pm

400 East Half Price Appetizers at the Bar  3~6 pm

Merchant Open Houses * Music * Refreshments * Good Cheer!

Sunday, December 8th



Friends of Brooks Free Christmas Carols with Nan Berg

Brooks Free Library, Harwich Center  2:00 pm  Light Refreshments

Service of Lessons & Carols
Christ Church Episcopal, Harwich Port  3:00 pm

A Christmas Concert
First Congregational Church, Harwich Center  7:00 pm   Light Refreshments Following

Christmas in Harwich Presented By:


For More Information:

Harwich Chamber of Commerce 508-432-1600

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