Hometown Holidays

Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7, 2019

Stores will be open for holiday shopping – be sure to bring your list! Keep the holiday spirit going all through the night by mingling with costumed characters, reading Santa your wishlist and listening to carolers with a cup of hot cocoa in hand.

Enjoy the tree lighting and stay for the activities and attractions including: Visits with Santa & Mrs. Claus, refreshments & cocoa, live reindeer, trolley rides, musical performances, horse & wagon rides, children’s activities, costumed characters, holiday shopping, and more!

New in 2018… a Window Display competition among Downtown businesses and on Saturday, December 1st, from 5 to 7 p.m., check out the Downtown Holiday Sale and Market! Downtown businesses will be offering a Hometown Holidays special, a discount or food and drink special.

Also on Saturday is a Holiday concert at 2 pm at The Hyde Collection. Enjoy performances by The Glens Falls Symphony Children’s Choir, SUNY Adirondack Mountainairs, and South Glens Falls Vocal Point. A donation is appreciated for admission.

Hometown Holidays 2018 will feature a tour of 5 historic properties in Glens Falls. Your admission will gain you access to all 5 properties on the tour. Show up between 11 am – 2 pm at any of the locations! The Trolley will be be available on the tour route!

First Presbyterian Church of Glens Falls
Tour of the Historic Church, Serving Scottish Shortbread Cookies and Scottish Tea

Chapman House Museum
Tour the Museum’s Interactive Activities, Stay for Hot Cider and Cookies

Sherman House
Guided Tour by Historic Figures in Period Dress

Hyde House
Self-Guided Tour

Bell House Inn
Tour the Inn and Stay for the Tea and Scones

Proceeds will benefit Food for Thought!


Click here to download the 2018 Map!