Hyannis Main Street Christmas Stroll
Saturday, December 5, 2015
Activities and Entertainment 10am-6pm
*** Events added daily. Check back for more details***
GETTING AROUND ON MAIN STREET - FREE RIDES ON MAIN STREET
Jump on the trolley, horse drawn carriage or duck mobile to bring you all throughout Main Street so you can enjoy all the fun.
12:00pm-3:00pm Trolley Rides all along the street, courtesy Cape Destinations
12:00pm-3:00pm Horse Drawn Carriage Rides, Kandy Korner, 474 Main Street, sponsored by Kandy Korner & Palio Pizzeria
1:00pm-3:00pm Cape Cod Duckmobiles, 437 Main Street, courtesy of Cape Cod Duckmobiles
Breakfast with Santa
9:00am & 10:30am
Sponsored by the Hyannis Area Chamber of Commerce and the British Beer Company. At 412 Main Street.
This year there are two seatings for Breakfast with Santa! Bring your digital camera for pictures with Santa! Tickets are $8 each and available at the British Beer Company and Hyannis area Chamber of Commerce (397 Main Street). Family Style Eating. Each adults and child must have a ticket to attend. Tickets are not available at the door. Proceeds benefit Children's Cove.
Main Street Santa’s Arrival
12:00pm Santa arrives by fire truck at Bella of Cape Cod, 448 Main St.
Meet & Greet Santa
1:30pm—2:30pm Beech Tree Cantina, 599 Main Street
Bradford’s Ace Hardware Santa
10:00am—3:00pm Have your photo taken with Santa!
SANTA'S BOAT PARADE AT BISMORE PARK
At Bismore Park—Weather Permitting
Free Parking; Saturday, December 5th 3:30pm– 5:30pm
Sponsored by Hyannis Civic Association
3:30pm Chowder, hot chocolate, coffee and cookies for sale to benefit the Greater
Hyannis Civic Association; Cool 102 playing Holiday music; Book drive to benefit the Early Literacy Program– donate a new or gently used book for children, ages 2-5 years
4:30pm-5:00pm Arts & Crafts– Ornament Making for the kids
4:30pm Lighted & decorated boats parade into the harbor as we welcome Santa
5:30pm Santa arrives at Bismore Park and goes to the Visitor Center to meet the kids
5:30pm Cool 102 announces winners for Best Decorated Business & Best Decorated Boat
SPECTACLE OF TREES
Friday, December 4th & Saturday, December 5th 10am- 8pm; Sunday,
December 6th 12- 4pm; Tuesday, December 8th & Wednesday, December 9th noon- 4pm; Thursday, December 10th & Friday, December 11th noon- 8pm; Saturday, December 12th 10am- 7:30pm
Presented by Cape Cod Charitable FunRaisers at the JFK Hyannis Museum, 397 Main Street
Nineteen Cape Cod nonprofit organizations have each decorated a tree with unique themes using decorations, presents, tickets, gift certificates and more. The trees can be viewed and bid on during the hours listed above. The winners for each tree will be announced on December 13th at 7:40pm. 100% of all auction proceeds will be directed to the non-profit organization that created that tree.
11:00am-1:00pm Cape Cod Chorale Carolers, Bank of Cape Cod, 232 Main Street
12:00pm-3:00pm Holiday Music, DJ Patrick Steacy, Carousel,
12:00pm-3:00pm WQRC, Holiday Music, JFK Hyannis Museum
12:00pm-3:00pm Strolling violinist Denya Lavine
1:00pm-3:00pm Brass Band, Puritan Cape Cod, 408 Main Street
1:30pm-3:00pm Cranberry Shores Chorus, on Main Street
3:00pm Dolphin Ukulele Ensemble, Columbo’s, 544 Main Street
EUROPEAN HOLIDAY MARKET
12:00pm-4:00pm Come and shop at the European-style Christmas Market outside the JFK Museum, 397 Main Street . Hand made gifts made by local artists. Great gifts for the holidays!
ROUND UP SANTA’S REINDEER
12:00pm-2:00pm Find the reindeer in participating stores to win a prize. The Round Up begins at Sturgis High School.
COOKIE STROLL CONTEST
The Barnstable Patriot—Visit the following businesses and vote for your favorite cookie recipe! Winner gets their photo and recipe in the Patriot. The Little Beach Gallery, Little Miss Cupcape, Mrs. Mitchell’s, SoHo Art Company, Allium, Cellar Leather, Rendezvous, C’est Le Vie, Daily Paper, Hyannis Box Lunch, Black Whale Gallery, and Sass. There will be voting boxes along Main Street and at The Little Beach Gallery. Winner gets recipe and their photograph in the paper!
MAIN STREET HOLIDAY STOCKING RAFFLE
For every $25 spent at a participating business, enter to win a Main Street Holiday Stocking filled with gift cards and gifts from Main Street businesses. Participating businesses will have a sign in their windows and at their register.
CRAFTS & ACTIVITIES
9:00am-4:00pm Christmas Commons, Federated Church of Hyannis, 320 Main Street, Crafts, Gifts, Lobster Rolls, Clam Chowder
10:00am-2:00pm Hyannis Library Book Store open
10:00am-12:00pm Children’s Activity, Federated Church of Hyannis, 320 Main Street
10:00am-3:00pm Cape Cod Photo Booth, Bradford’s Ace Hardware, 231 Main Street
10:00am-3:00pm In Store Raffles, Bradford’s Ace Hardware, 231 Main Street
10:30am-12:30pm South Cape Ice Sculptures creating a winter ice sculpture outside of & sponsored by British Beer Company, 412 Main Street
11:00am-12:00pm Christmas Stories & Crafts, Hyannis Library, 401 Main St.
11:00am-3:00pm Face Painting, SoHo Arts Company, 342 Main Street
11:00am-3:00pm Candy cane making demonstrations at Kandy Korner Gifts, 474 Main Street
12:00pm-3:00pm North Pole Post Office at Kandy Korner, 474 Main Street
12:00pm-3:00pm European-style Christmas Market outside the JFK Museum, 397 Main Street
12:00pm-3:00pm Build your own Cape Cod Angel with Cathy Clare at The Little Beach Gallery, 539 South Street, $28 per angel
12:00pm-3:00pm Make Your Own Christmas Mask, Shift Boutique, 535 South Street
12:30pm-2:30pm Petting Zoo next to Palio Pizzeria, 435 Main Street
1:00pm Polar Express, Free Popcorn, Torino Restaurant, 415 Main Street
1:00pm-3:00pm Snowman Ornament making with Cape Cod Maritime Museum at Little Miss Cupcape, 388 Main Street
CARDS TO THE TROOPS
12:00pm– 4:00pm Cape Cod Harley Davidson, 615 Main Street
FOOD & DRINK
7:00am-10:00am Coffee & Cookies, Bradford’s Ace Hardware, 231 Main Street
10:00am-2:00pm Hot Dogs on the Grill, Bradford’s Ace Hardware, 231 Main Street
11:00am-2:00pm Chowder & Popcorn, Bank of Cape Cod, 232 Main St.
12:00pm-2:00pm International Food Tasting outside participating restaurants along Main Street.
12:00pm-4:00pm Bottled Water, Red Store, 252 Main Street
12:00pm-4:00pm Hot Cider, Chauncy’s Bar & Grill, Heritage House, 259 Main Street
2:00pm-4:00pm Hot Cider, Bradford’s Ace Hardware, 231 Main Street
DONATION DROP OFF PLACES
To help those in need this holiday season, the following places are accepting donations to pass on to those less fortunate.
10:00am—2:00pm Mitten Tree, Hyannis Public Library, 401 Main Street
12:00pm—6:00pm Toys for Tots. Donate a new, unwrapped toy, Torino, 415 Main Street
HOLIDAY SHOPPING & EATING
While at the stroll, don’t forget to do some of your holiday shopping. Participating stores are offering discounts on Saturday. Participating stores include Directions, Islands, Silver Seahorse, SoHo Art Company, 125th, Bead Emporium, Fudge Shoppe, Bumbalina, Flagman, and MANY MANY MORE!!!
Participating restaurants will be offering a discount for meals on Saturday with a Saturday receipt from a Main Street business. Watch for participating restaurants!
Last updated: December 4, 2015