The 2019 Altamont Victorian Holiday Celebration takes place on December 14 &15. 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 14 from 7-9 p.m.
Altamont Village residents are invited to join ACT at the Masonic Hall for a complimentary wine and cheese party courtesy of Kate Provencher and Greg Giorgio of the Altamont Wine School. You can preview the Festival of Trees and Wreath Auction, which will be on display all weekend. You can also buy raffle tickets for fabulous baskets. All participants are entered into a free drawings for prizes. Looking forward to seeing those Ugly Holiday Sweaters again this year!!
Adults only, please.
Sunday, December 15 from 12-5 p.m.
Fun throughout the Village
START AT MASONIC HALL
138 Maple Avenue 12-4:30 p.m.
• Howliday Pet Parade Starts Here at NOON, led off by a bagpiper. All pets are welcome! Marchers gather at 11:45 next to the Masonic Hall.
• Trolley Stop: Trolley will circle the village and stop at main Wintermarket locations
• Pick up ACTivity Maps and Scavenger Hunt questions
• Holiday Raffles to benefit ACT Community Grant Fund
• Vote for your favorite decorations in the Festival of Trees
• Silent Decorated Wreath auction winners announced at 3:30
• Community Wreath
ST. JOHN’S LUTHERAN CHURCH
140 Maple Ave. 12:30-5:00 p.m.
• NEW Vendor called Lemonade Stand will be selling hand-crafted hair bows and other creative items
• Christmas carol singing by Lisa and friends 1-1:30 p.m.
• Community carol sing open to all 2-4 p.m.
• Community Room Activities
• Winter Market vendor
• Mrs. Red Shoes Make-and-Take crafts for kids
• Balloon fun with Mac N Tosh the Clown from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
• Photo booth fun
• Bake sale, hot chocolate, hot dogs & coffee
ALTAMONT REFORMED CHURCH
129 Lincoln Ave. 4:00pm
• Living Nativity
• Scavenger hunt ends here with a prize (available until 4:00pm)
• Campside Chef
• Minnie’s Artisan Jewelry
• Phoenix Belly Dance
• Kids toys and novelties
• Hay rides: 2:00-5:00 pm
• Boy Scouts’ bonfires
• Kettle Korn
• Holiday tree lighting at 5:00 pm
Don’t Miss the Santa Train!
Meet next to the Library at 5:00 p.m.
• Santa arrives on the Train
Music All Day
Bagpipes around town
Christmas Carols at St. John’s from 1-1:30 p.m.
Community carol sing-along at St. John’s from 2-4:00 p.m.
Ukelele music all day at the Spinning Room 190 Main St.
Altamont Free Library
179 Main Street 12-5pm
• Crafts for kids – snowman craft and make-and-take ornaments
• Storytelling by Nancy Payne
• Book Sale – buy 1 get one free
• Children’s gingerbread houses on display
120 Maple Street 12-5pm
• Free portraits. Mailed to everyone and posted to website for everyone to see!
• Baked goods
Bella Fleur and Remedies
182 Main St
• Holiday wine and liquor tasting
• Enter for a chance to win a Christmas floral arrangement
• Kelly’s English Toffee
106 Maple Ave.
• Golden Fleece Spinners and Weavers Guild
• S’mores outdoors and walking tacos
One Love Preschool
Reformed Church, 129 Lincoln 12-4 p.m.
Make-and-take a beautiful holiday ornament.
Prizes available until 4:00 for completing the Scavenger Hunt.
Sensory Gratitude Scavenger Hunt for kids
• Pick up flyers at the Masonic Hall. Return completed flyers to One Love Preschool at the Reformed Church, 129 Lincoln by 4:00 pm.
Altamont History Mysteries for grownups
• Pick up flyers at the Masonic Hall. Answers are on Museum in the Streets Plaques. It’s okay to ask for help!
• Return completed flyers to the Masonic by 3:30 pm to enter a drawing for a special prize.
186 Main St.
The bar will be open all day. Smoked meats outdoors!
Holiday shopping from 12-5 pm
Altamont Corners (Old Subway): 187 Main Street
• Linda Starr/Oil Paintings
• Cheers Hand Painted Glasses
• Sage Stone Therapeutic Body Massage
• Cyndy + Co. Craft Emporium
• Handbag Heaven & More
• Riana Lynn Artistry
• Finley’s Boutique
• Galaxy Beauty
• The Gourmet Cupboard
Altamont Community Room: 115 Main Street
• All Purpose Gifts
• Backwoods Trading Company
• Beautiful Mess Barbara
• Bohemian Pizazz
• Butterfly Garden Crafts
• Chicks and Sticks
• Creative Crafters
• Doggy Bag
• Emily’s Holiday Creations
• Jane’s Daughter
• JoKamsco Group
• Kreatively Kat
• MAD Crafty Creations
• Out of the Box Locks
• Perfectly Scented with Brandy
• Roes Stitch and Sew
• Simply Beautiful
• Sipology by Steeped Tea
• Style & File Nails
• Sweets & Treats
• Thirty One
• USborne Books and More
• Vintage Heart
• Raffles benefit Altamont AFD Auxiliary
• Buena Comida Taco Truck in the parking lot
American Legion: 988 Altamont Blvd. near Stewart’s
• Crocheted Gifts by Diane
• Family Tree Crafters
• Jacobs Barn
• Molly Eyes
• On Feather’s Edge
• FREE cookies, coffee and hot chocolate
Orsini Park: Main Street
• Minnie’s Artisan Jewelry
• Phoenix Belly Dance
• Campsite Chef
Altamont Physical Therapy: 122 Maple Avenue
Come celebrate 20 years in business! Vendors, candy, and cookies available. Enjoy a glass of Prosecco sparkling white wine for some Holiday Cheer.
* Maine Photography by Jack Pickering
* Bella Boutique
* Premier Designs Jewelry- Nancy Benn
Re-Nue Spa: 119 Maple Avenue
• Barbers 1857 Vodka
• Bozen Creek Fiber Farm
• HAWC Photography
• Herbal Turtle Teas
• O’Boys Soap
• Under the Nose Fudge
* Rhonda’s CBD and Gifts
Severson Insurance: 135 Maple Ave.
• Black Sheep Honey Company
VFW Boyd Hilton Post: 11 Mill Street
Family Freedom Festival- will be giving information on various programs the organization supports and holding a membership drive. Free mini flags for kids.
Bar open all day. 🍻
Coffee, hot chocolate and fresh made popcorn is available for a donation.
• Aunt Rheas Creations
• Autumn Hill Llamas and Fiber
• Black Kettle Soap Company
• Caban Company
• Crazy Mike’s Beef Jerky
• Create A Way
• Helderberg Meadworks
• JLD Gallery
• Keith Willis author
• Lakeside Craftse
• Mickle Hollow Maple and Honey
• New U Boutique
• Peace of Pottery
• Snowberry Wreaths and Candles
• Solarius Productions
• Tastefully Simple
• The Craft Obsessed
• The Spicy Purrito
• Woodchip Critters
• Worldlings Pleasure
• Young Living
Thanks to our wonderful sponsors!
• Agway/Altamont Country Values
• Altamont Wine School
• Big John’s Portable Toilets
• CM Fox Real Estate
• Farm Share Studio
• 1st National Bank of Scotia
• Jeff Thomas Properties
• Keith Lee
• Key Bank
• Leanne Royer, Licensed Salesperson at CM Fox Real Estate
• Noah Lodge #754 F.&A.M.
• Our Towne
• SMS Lines
• Wunsapana Farm
Village Businesses Open:
• Agway/Altamont Country Values: 106 Prospect Terrace
• Altamont Corners: 187 Main St.
• Altamont Archives and Museum: 115 Main St.
• Altamont Enterprise: 120 Maple Ave.
• Bella Fleur and Remedies: 182 Main St.
• Home Front Cafe: 192 Main St. (7 am to 1 pm)
• Hungerford Market: 106 Maple Ave.
• The Spinning Room: 190 Main St.
• Stewart’s: 1001 Altamont Blvd.
• Veronica’s: 186 Main St.
• Village Pizza: 101 Prospect Terrace
Money raised through raffles and ticket sales is donated back to the community through our Community Grants.
Altamont Community Tradition (ACT), a not for profit membership organization dedicated to preserving, maintaining, and enhancing the quality of life in Altamont through education, resource assistance and community involvement.