Calendar of Events
December Hamilton Highlights
"Winter, a lingering season is a time to gather golden moments,embark upon a sentimental journey, and enjoy every idle house" ~ John Boswell
Late Shopping In Hamilton !!!
Save the dates : Four Fridays Nov 29, Dec 6, Dec 13 , & Dec 20 ..... Merchants open til 8PM !!!! In an effort to encourage local shopping and contribute to the success of Hamilton, the Partnership for Communtiy Development and the Hamilton Business Alliance will partner with Hamilton businesses who agree to stay open late every Friday beginning Nov 29 through Dec 20. Participating businesses will be open until 8PM for shopping and/or dining convenience !!!!
In addition to late night shopping shoppers can pick up a punch card from any of the businesses.... If they spend $10 or more with a minimum of five of the participating merchants between the hours of 5PM and 8PM shoppers will be entered into a drawing for a $375 grand prize of various $25 gift cards from the businesses!!!!!!!!! Completed punch cards can be dropped of at any participating business.
Participating Businesses Inculde...22 Utica Stree Cafe, Barge Canal Coffee Co., Colgate Bookstore, Collections/Thrifty Threads, Evergreen Gallery, Hamilton Theater,La Iquana Restaurant, Maxwell's Chocolates & Ice Cream, The Palace Theater, Parry's, Poolville Country Store & Restaurant, Retrospect, Rusch's Bar & Grill and Swank.
* HAVE FUN LATE NIGHT SHOPPING*
Upcoming Events at the Colgate Inn....
Saturday December 7th 3PM-7PM The Hops Symposium and Brew Review Craft Beer Tasting !!!Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at door. Call the Colgate Inn ( 824-2300) to reserve your tickets today !!! Featured Breweries : Sam Adams, Crtiz Farms, Uinta, Upstate Brewing, Saranac, Empire, Captain Lawerence, Ommegang, Brooklyn, bells, Southern Tier,Butternuts, Ithaca and Good Nature Brewing.
Sunday December 8th 8AM-11AM Breaksfast with Santa !!!!!!!1 Last seating at 10:30AM. Adults $ 14.95, $9.95 Children , 5 and Under FREE.Complimentary Photo with Santa. Reservations Requested , please call 824-2300. Merry Christmas !!!!
Earlville Opera House Events....
Sunday December 8th 2PM-Jazz for Kids sponsored by Dr. William Graber in the EOH Arts Cafe. The event is free !!!
Sunday December 8th 7PM-A Winter Holiday Jazz Concert: David Leonhardt Jazz Group !!! Check out more information at http://wp.me/p3nqxn-ft
Monday December 9th 11AM- Jazz for Seniors sponsored by Bruce Ward Architect at the Madison Lane Senior Living Community Room. The event is free !!!
Sunday December 15th 1PM-4PM- EOH Holiday Tea in the upstairs Arts Cafe. All proceeds to benefit "Arts For Youth". There will be homemade holiday cakes and cookies,along with english tea served in a beautiful setting with fine antique china,tableware and linens. The cost is $15 per person or $13 for EOH members.Please call 315-691-3550 with any questions.
Any questions please contact... Earlville Opera House 315-691-3550 PO Box 11, 18 East Main Street Earlville,NY 13332
Check them out at ....
www.earlvilleoperahouse.com, www.twitter.com/Earlville and www.facebook.com/EarlvilleOperaHouse
Saturday December 7th 3PM-6PM- Here Comes Santa !!! children and parents are invited to spend an afternoon with Santa at The Palace's North Pole!!! Play reindeer games,make holiday crafts, vist with Santa and enjoy hot chocolate and cookies !!!The event is free and will take place at the Palace Theater.Instant digital photo op with Santa is $5, which proceeds to benefit Hamilton Lions Club .
Saturday December 7th 3PM-7PM - Dancefest !!!! An upbeat energetic evening of performances by Colgate Unviersity's many student dance groups . The event is free and will take place at Colgate's Memorial Chapel .
Wednesday December 11th 8PM- Trivia Night at the Colgate Inn. The event is free. Any questions please call the inn at 824-2300.
Friday December 13th 9AM-8PM- Holiday Open House !!! With refreshements and door prizes to celebrate the season !!! The event is free and will take place at the Colgate Bookstore .
Friday December 13th 7PM-10PM-Live music at the Colgate Inn. Ed Vollmer will be performing .Any questions please call the inn at 824-2300. The event is free.
Saturday December 14th 10AM-1PM-Complimentary Tasting : Stonewall Kitchen Specialty Foods . The event is free and will take place at the Evergreen Gallery .
Saturday December 14th 4PM-6PM- Community Dance: "Mr. Fezziwig's Ball"... Based on Charles Dickens' classic "A Christmas Carol", an afternoon of traditional English Country Dance (period costumes and festive wear encouraged). The event is at the Colgate Bookstore and is free. Please register in advance atwww.colgatebookstore.com/fezziwig .The event is for ages 13 and up.
Tuesday December 17th 10:30AM- Story Time at Hamilton Public Libary !!! Join us in the Community Room for a story and a vist from St.Nick himself !!! Don't forget to bring your camera for a quick photo !!!
Tuesday December 17th 5PM-6:30PM- Art Exhibit Opening Reception at the Hamilton Public Libary !!! The Friends of the Libary welcome you to a reception celebrating the opening of our new art exhibit featuring watercolor works by Hamilton artist Jana Laxa. Refreshments will be provided.
Tuesday December 17th 6:15PM- Planetrium Show : The Little Star That Could - Along the way to finding planets of his own to warm and protect , an average yellow star learns what makes each star special. The event is free and will take place at Colgate's Visualization Lab (401 Ho Science Building ).
Wednesday December 18th 8PM- Trivia Night at the Colgate Inn. The event is free , any questions please call the inn at 824-2300.
Saturday December 21st 8AM-12PM-Indoor Farmers Market at Parry's!!!! Come down and vist local vendors !!! Parry's is located at 100 Utica Street Hamilton. Any questions please call 315-824-0002. See you there !
Saturday December 21st 3PM- Live Family Theater:Twas The Night Before Christmas : Inspired by the classic holiday poem by Clement Moore,this holarious musical introduces Santa in a particulary benficent light. The cost is $5 and will take place at the Palace Theater.
Tuesday December 24th 7PM- Christmas Eve Candlelight and Carols !!! Ring in the true spirit of the season with the singing of traditional Christmas carols and message by Reverend Wes Smith at the First Baptist Church located at 27 Broad Street Hamilton.
Wednesday December 25th MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL AND TO ALL A GOOD NIGHT !!!!!!!
Monday December 30th Hamilton Theater's Pay What You Want Tuesday !!! You determine your ticket price for any movie ( check listings for movies and times ). Please call the Hamilton Theater at 824-2724 for showings and any questions !!!
Tuesday December 31st HAPPY NEW YEAR'S EVE !!!
Wednesday January 1st 2014 HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE !!!!