Photo: Mimi Dudley
December Holiday Events

12/1 5-9 p.m. Annual Lamplight Stroll in Downtown Milford


Thru 12/31 Fantasy of Lights at Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven


Thru 1/1 Festival of Silver Lights at Hubbard Park, Meriden


12/1-18 (weekends) School for Elves at the Milford Center for the Arts


12/2 8 p.m. The Blind Boys of Alabama at the Shubert


12/2 1-4:30 p.m. Seasons of Celebration, Wallingford


12/3 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Annual JCC Holiday Craft & Gift Fair


12/3 2-4 p.m. Madison's Downtown Holiday Celebration


12/5-17 Sister's Christmas Catechism: The Mystery of the Magi's Gold at Long Wharf Theatre


12/12 4-5 p.m. West Haven Hanukkah Menorah Lighting Ceremony


Thru 12/24 Holiday Events at The Shops at Yale


Thru 1/27 Festive Holiday Show at Susan Powell Fine Art


Thru 1/8 Artistry: American Craft Shopping for the Holidays at Guilford Art Center


Thru 12/30 A Connecticut Christmas Carol at Goodspeed Musicals   


Thru 2/19 Peace on Earth: Crèches of the World at the Knights of Columbus Museum


Thru 12/17 (weekends) Santa's Trolley Winter Wonderland at the Shore Line Trolley Museum  


Thru 1/14 (see website for schedule) Holiday Trains at the Eli Whitney Museum


Check out our calendar for additional events.

Tree Lighting
Greater New Haven Holiday Events & Tree Lightings

11/30 4-8 p.m. Tree Lighting on the New Haven Green 


12/1 6 p.m. Madison's Annual Christmas Tree Lighting 


12/1 6 p.m. Guilford Annual Tree Lighting  


12/2 5 p.m. Walllingford Tree Lighting


12/2 2:30-5:30 p.m. Hamden's Silverbells and Tree Lighting 


12/3 5 p.m. Bethany Tree Lighting at Christ Episcopal Church 


12/3 2-5 p.m. North Haven Tree Lighting  


12/3 3-6 p.m. Orange Annual Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting 


We will be sharing more information as it becomes available. You can visit our website for the most up-to-date information on all holiday events. 

This newsletter is produced in collaboration with the South Central Regional Council of Governments.