The North Country Christmas is growing. Sponsored by the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, the North Country Christmas will be a week of holiday-related events in the community. In its second year in 2011, the event has expanded. North Country Christmas will be held Nov. 28 through Dec. 4.
Photo by Nancy Frasier.
continued Thursday, Dec. 1, The Country Florist & Gifts will host a “create your own holiday arrangement demonstration” at 4 p.m.
That same day All About Critters will host “Animal Antics” for children 4 to 6 p.m. Parents can drop their children at the store while they shop. Children will have an opportunity to make holiday crafts and have refreshments. The cost is $5 an hour.
The “Fourth if July in December” will be celebrated at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Knights of Columbus on Montcalm Street. The event will be a benefit for the community’s Best Fourth in the North organizing committee.
“Shopping & Dining Night” will be held Friday, Dec. 2. Participating businesses will be open until 9 p.m. offering discounts and promotions. The list of participating businesses and specials is available in today’s Times of Ti and at the chamber office. Last year 40 businesses took part.
The chamber office will also be open that night with complimentary refreshments provided by Stewart’s. There will also be live caroling in the downtown area.
All About Critters will again host “Animal Antics” for children 5 to 9 p.m. Dec. 2. Parents can drop their children at the store while they shop. Children will have an opportunity to make holiday crafts and have refreshments. The cost is $5 an hour.
The annual Museum Store, located at the Hancock House, will be open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday. Participating museums will be the Ticonderoga Historical Society, Fort Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga Arts and the Ticonderoga Heritage Museum. Each will offer a variety of items from their gift shops for sale.
Also on Dec. 2, Glens Falls national Bank will host “Kids Holiday Craft Day” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is a free event.
“Holiday Movie Theater Night” will be featured Saturday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m. in the Champlain Room of the Best Western-Ticonderoga on Burgoyne Avenue.