On Sunday, December 7, the charming Canal port town of Spencerport puts on its holiday finery to celebrate Christmas Canal-style with horse-drawn hayrides, festive foods, a living Nativity, a craft tent for Children, a visit from Santa and a Candlelight Caroling Stroll.
The Schedule of Entertainment for the Union Street Bandstand features:
2:00 – 2:30 St. John’s Children’s Choir
2:30 – 2:45 Expressions of Dance by Lisa
2:45 – 3:00 Canal View Elementary Band
3:15 – 3:25 A Recitation of “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas” by Lory Restivo
3:25 – 3:40 La Danse Workshop
3:45 – 4:00 Children of St. John’s Nativity Play
4:05 – 4:20 Denim & Lace Country Line Dance Performers
4:25 – 4:35 Country Music by Johnny Bauer
4:45 – 5:00 Danse Finale – Expressions of Dance by Lisa
5:00 At the Tolling of the Bells, gather at the Gazebo for the Tree Lighting Ceremony and music by the Community Chorus followed by the 13th Annual 1 Mile Candlelight Caroling Stroll (Candlelight Stroll Candles $1)
This event is FREE, but there is a minimal ($2-adults, $1-Children under 12) charge for the horsedrawn hayrides, which can be boarded at the canal bridge.
In addition, the Spencerport Community Chorus Concert will perform at the White Church from 3:00 – 4:00.
For those who wish to contribute gifts to the men and women in the military, a collection will be taken at the Spencerport Trolley Depot between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Suggested items include travel size toiletries, writing pads and pens, hard candy/gum, dried fruits and nuts, puzzle books and magazines, books, travel games, powdered drink mixes, cheese/peanut crackers and energy bars.
For more information on this event, visit vil.spencerport.ny.us.
All Photos courtesy of the Village of Spencerport.