More Events to Make the Season Merry and Bright

A quick list of fun things to do this holiday season.


Ongoing through December 30

Holiday Mansion Tours

Lyndhurst, Tarrytown


December 1

Yorktown Electric Lights Parade


December 1

Westchester Chorale Society Holiday Concert

Rye Presbyterian Church


Dreaming of a white Christmas? Annually, there’s a 26% chance of snow on the ground (at least an inch from new or previous snowfall) by Christmas morning, according to News12 Westchester.


December 8-9, 15-16

Dickens’ Christmas Carol

Old Dutch Church, Sleepy Hollow


December 9

Westchester Oratorio Society Handel’s Messiah

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Somers


December 9


Alamo Drafthouse, Yonkers


Keep an eye out for Santa mailboxes. Letters dropped in these decorated mailboxes by the deadline (check nearby town halls to find your nearest box and deadline) receive personalized responses via mail or phone.


December 14-16, 21-23

Christmas Dinner & Holiday Cabaret

X2O Xaviars on the Hudson, Yonkers


December 15

Jessica Lynn “A Very Merry Country Christmas”

Paramount Hudson Valley, Peekskill


December 16

Westchester Philharmonic: Winter Pops!

The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College


Brrr! Every year, brave residents (last year, about 150) take the Polar Bear Plunge at Rye Town Park on Jan 1, at noon, to benefit ALS foundation MAC Angels. Average water temp: 41°F


December 22

Cherish the Ladies: A Celtic Christmas

Tarrytown Music Hall


December 24-25

It’s a Wonderful Life

Jacob Burns Film Center, Pleasantville


December 27

Kwanzaa Celebration

Thomas H. Slater Center, White Plains



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More Events to Make the Season Merry and Bright

A quick list of fun things to do this holiday season.
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