2018 Victorian Holiday Celebration and Wintermarket

The 2018 Altamont Victorian Holiday Celebration & Wintermarket takes place on Sunday December 9th. Click “Read More” below to see the entire schedule of events!


Note: a map of all the different locations can be found here.

Saturday, December 8 7-9 pm

Opening Reception

Altamont Village residents are invited to join ACT at the Masonic Hall for a complimentary wine and cheese party. You can preview the Festival of Trees and Wreath Auction, which will be on display all weekend. This year we are hosting a free drawing for a bottle of bubbly. Looking forward to seeing those Ugly Holiday Sweaters again this year!!

Adults only, please.


Sunday, December 9

Holiday House Tours

Tickets on sale from 12:00 to 3:15pm at the Masonic Hall.

Adults: $10. Children age 10 and under free.

• Ticket price includes trolly transportation to visit six historic homes in the village!


Family Fun Events:


The Masonic Hall

138 Maple Avenue  12-4:30pm

• Vote for your favorite decorations in the Festival of Trees

• Silent Decorated Wreath auction winners announced at 3:30

• Community Wreath – My favorite thing about Altamont is…

• Children’s gingerbread houses on display all day.


Altamont Reformed Church

129 Lincoln Ave. 4:15pm

• Living Nativity

• Scavenger hunt ends here with a prize (available until 4:00pm)


St. John’s Lutheran Church

140 Maple Ave. 12:30-5:00pm

• Mrs. Red Shoes crafts

• Balloon fun with Mac N’Tosh the Clown

• Bake sale, hot chocolate, hot dogs & coffee


Orsini Park

Gazebo 12:00-5pm

• Indian Ladder Brewery

• New England Novelty

• Hay rides

• Boy Scouts’ bonfires

• Kettle Korn and Mom’s Cake Pops


Don’t Miss the Santa Train!

Orsini Park 5:00pm

• Holiday tree lighting

• Santa arrives on the Train


Even More Family Fun:


Altamont Free Library

179 Main Street 12-5pm

• Art quilt raffle

• Ornament making for kids

• Book signings:

  • Nancy Payne – How I Came To Dowagiac
  • Keith Willis – Desperate Knight



Bella Fleur and Remedies

182 Main St

• Holiday wine and liquor tasting

• Holiday greens demonstrations

• Build your own centerpiece


One Love Preschool

Now at the Reformed Church, 129 Lincoln 12-4pm

Make and take a beautiful holiday ornament.

Prizes available until 4:00 for completing the Scavenger Hunt.


Sensory Gratitude Scavenger Hunt


• Pick up flyers at the Masonic Hall and other village locations: ReNue Spa, Severson Insurance, Altamont Community Room or American Legion, the Spinning Room, Bella Fleur. Return completed flyers to One Love Preschool at the Reformed Church, 129 Lincoln by 4:00 pm.



186 Main St.

The bar will be open all day. Smoked meats outdoors!


Hungerford Market

106 Maple Ave.

S’mores outdoors and walking tacos.






Holiday shopping from 12-5 pm



American Legion: 988 Altamont Blvd. near Stewart’s

• Crocheted Gifts by Diane

• My Golden Leaf

• Family Tree Crafters

• The Spicy Purrito

• Snowberry Wreath and Candles

• On Feather’s Edge

• Sami’s Crafts

• Molly Eyes

• Jacobs Barn


Re-Nue Spa: 119 Maple Avenue

• Bozen Creek Fiber Farm

• HAWC Photography

• Herbal Turtle Teas

• O’Boys Soap

• Under the Nose Fudge

• Children’s book


Severson Insurance: 135 Maple Ave.

• Kelly’s English Toffee

• Norray Honey


Spinning Room: 190 Main Street

• Music

• Knitted items for sale


Altamont Community Room: 115 Main Street

• Vintage Heart

• Butterfly Garden Crafts

• Scentsy

• Lularoe with Jennifer Biski

• Biski

• Usborne Books and more

• Origami Owl, custom jewelry

• Ultimate Bling Boss & Kim’s Paparazzi Bling

• Left brain Creations

• Marybeth’s Monograms and More

• Jokamsco Group

• Tricia’s Oak Art

• Color Street

• The Traveling Vineyard

• Tupperware

• Sprinkles Kustom Kupcakes

• Simply Beauty by Beth

• Backwoods Candle Company

• Mindy Joy

• Bohemian Pizazzo

• Pampered Chef

• KMMY Designs

• Cyndy & Co. Crafts Emporium

• Save Around

• All Purpose Gifts

• Smell Well Soaps and Sundries

• Jane’s Daughter

• Dee Dee’s Gift Shop

• Lemongrass Spa with Mary Fronk

• Real Time Pain Relief

• Altamont AFD Auxiliary selling cookies trays and several raffles


Village Businesses Open:

• Agway/Altamont Country Values: 106 Prospect Terrace

• Altamont Corners: 187 Main St.

• Bella Fleur and Remedies: 182 Main St.

• Home Front Cafe: 192 Main St. (7a-1p)

• Hungerford Market: 106 Maple Ave.

• Stewart’s: 1001 Altamont Blvd.

• Veronica’s: 186 Main St.

• Village Pizza: 101 Prospect Terrace

(*Some businesses may be operating with special hours.)