Christmas at Castle Hill: Sunday

Chirstmas at Castle Hill is a weekend of festivities hosted by the Trustees of Reservations at Castle Hill in Ipswich Massachusetts

Kick off your holiday season with The Trustees of Reservations! Tour the Great House at the Crane Estate beautifully decorated for Christmas. Get into the holiday spirit with Christmas at Castle Hill. Don't miss this year's spectacular "The Season of Carols". Each room in our 1920s mansion is festively decorated for a beloved Christmas carol. You'll find live music and dance, fresh baked cookies and cider, a treasure hunt, family activities, and a visit with Santa.

  • Make Friday, date night with evening tour hours, a cash bar, light appetizers, and festive music.
  • Come with friends on Saturday for great decorating ideas, shopping in the Castle Hill gift shop and Harbor Sweets pop up cafe, and more.
  • Bring the children on Sunday to visit with Santa, take photos, and hunt for carol-themed items in our holiday treasure hunt.
  • Persons named Carol get in free!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  • Friday, December 1, 5-8pm (Please bring i.d.)
    • Piano music by Robert Allison
    • Cash bar with beer, wine, and our own holiday punch
  • Saturday, December 2, 10am-4pm
    • Season of Carols treasure hunt
    • 11am | Ipswich High School Chamber Singers and Bel Canto directed by Abigail Frost
    • Noon | String Quartet: Michael Hamill, Carlos Heymann, Alice Newell, & Ann Ward Ipswich High School Chamber Players
    • 12:30pm | Ipswich High School Chamber Orchestra directed by Michael Coelho
    • 1pm | Ipswich High School Jazz Ensemble
    • 2pm | Ipswich Moving Company’s Youth Dance Ensemble
    • 2:30pm | Venti Players and Bright Phoebe
  • Sunday, December 3, 12noon-4pm
    • Season of Carols treasure hunt
    • Noon-2pm | Visit with Santa in the second floor bay
    • Noon | Ipswich High School Honors Brass
    • 1pm | Ipswich Middle School Clarinet Ensemble
    • 2pm | Brass Bells
    • 3pm | North Shore Ringers       
When: 
Saturday, December 2, 2017 10am-4pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017 12-4pm
Prices: 
TTOR Members: Adult $10; Child $5
Nonmembers: Adult $15; Child $10
Ipswich residents: $10 with proof of residency
Phone: 
978.356.4351 x.4105

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