2019 Illuminated Evenings
Saturday, December 7, 14 + 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Every Saturday in December until Christmas!
During the holiday season, Shaker Village will bustle with light-hearted moments that remind us of long-ago winter days filled with wonder and laughter. Make time to delight in life’s simple gifts with family and friends, as lively music, merriment and candlelight illuminate the Village.
In addition to our regular Holiday festivities, Illuminated Evenings will feature holiday music, roaring fires, twinkling lights and special visits with Mrs. Claus! December 7, 14, and 21 will feature different performers, programs and tours.
Donations – Donations of new gloves, hats, scarves and non-perishable food for the Shaker Village Giving Tree are encouraged in place of regular $5 admission, and will be given to local families in need.
The Shops Extended Hours – The shops have been filled to the brim with new merchandise brought in to celebrate the holiday season.
The Elf Shop – Create a unique holiday craft or write your own letter to Santa.
Jingle Bell Shuttle Rides ($5 per person) – Catch a ride on a festive wagon as it travels down the Village road lined with classic holiday greenery.
Bonfires & Hot Chocolate Stations – Warm up around our fire pits and enjoy delicious complimentary hot chocolate and spiced cider.
Special Holiday Music – Enjoy special performances of holiday favorites by a variety of regional musicians in the 1820 Shaker Meeting House.