Local holiday event listings

  • Santa Claus, seen here at a Wilton Holiday Stroll, will be appearing at several local holiday events. —Staff file photo by Ashley Saari

  • Harvey Reid and Joyce Anderson will perform at Francestown's Old Meeting House Dec. 12. —Courtesy photo

  • Zuzu, a 4-month-old goldendoodle belonging to Georgia Tsoulas, meets Santa at the Greater Keene & Peterborough Chamber's office at 45 Main St. during First Friday events Dec. 3. —Courtesy photo

  • Emma (left) and Lucy Schoelzel meet Santa at the Greater Keene & Peterborough Chamber of Commerce's office at 45 Main St. during First Friday events Dec. 3. More than 50 children, and two dogs, attended. —Courtesy photo

Published: 12/10/2021 2:42:00 PM
Modified: 12/10/2021 2:41:34 PM

Caroling: On Friday, Dec. 17, Eve Pierce and her band of singers and musicians will entertain at 6 p.m. on the patio of Twelve Pine in Depot Square.

Watch for more dates and times on Depot Square Facebook and on the Depot Square website. People who are interested in caroling should contact Pelagia Vincent at pelagiavincent@earthlink.net or 603-547-8323.


Santa and Mrs. Claus: Santa and Mrs. Claus visit the Greenville Estates at 1 p.m. Dec. 18 to tour the park visiting with families.


The Southern New Hampshire Tour of Lights coordinates holiday light displays in several local towns via their recreation departments. 

Homes on the tour are encouraged to keep their lights shining through Monday, Dec. 27. The address list for Southern New Hampshire Tour of Lights is available to the public, through participating recreation departments. Participating recreation departments are Antrim, Jaffrey, Peterborough and Rindge. 


Temple Candy Cane Hunt: Try to find all 12 hidden candy canes in Temple. The search is on  through Dec. 18, and open to all children 18 and under. 

Sponsored by the Temple Recreation Commission, people can join the hunt by grabbing an entry form from the town store or the Mansfield Public Library. Record all the candy canes found and return to the store to get a prize.


Letters for Santa: Letters for Santa will be collected through Tuesday, Dec. 14, at People’s United Bank and Jaffrey Town Library.


Luminaria display: On Dec. 19, Main Street in Wilton and the Main Street Park will be decorated by luminarias from the Wilton Main Street Association.

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