Simsbury Celebrates 2009
Simsbury Celebrates 2009
Simsbury Celebrates 2009Saturday, November 28
Simsbury Celebrates! 2012 Program Schedule
2013 Program will be posted in early November
Theatre Guild of Simsbury -
Jon England -
Simsbury Camera Club -
Phelps Tavern Museum -
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Annual Messiah Sing In- 6:00-6:45PM in the Church Sanctuary - Join the Farmington Valley Chorale for this memorable tradition!
Bell Tower Tours - 6:30-7:30PM - Limited visitation to the bell tower.
SIMSBURY FREE/GENEALOGICAL LIBRARY - 749 Hopmeadow Street
4th Annual Gingerbread House Exhibit -4:00-
SOVEREIGN BANK - 741 Hopmeadow Street
Ski Sundown Rail Jam -
Watch the skill and tricks of Ski Sundown snowboarders as they perform their high flying maneuvers.
THE RICHMAN GROUP BUILDING PARKING LOT-
Playstrong Block Party - Join the fun! Music, dancing and demonstrations by incredible local talet, plus contests and games! There will also be figure skating demonstrations from the International Skating Center of CT and Zumba lessons with the ACROfitness Performing Team.
Simsbury Spinners - 4:45-5:30PM
Gloria J. Rossetti School of Dance - 5:45-6:30PM
ACROfitness Student Body - 6:30-7:30PM
International Skating Center of CT - 5:00-7:30PM
8 Nights of Fun all Rolled Into One - 5:30-7:00 PM - In the Children's Discovery Room - Join Mandell JCC Farmington Valley to learn more about Chanukah - The Jewish Festival of Lights. Kids of all ages can make an edible dreidel, decorate a Chanukah card for Jewish soldiers serving in the US Armed Forces, make a menorah magnet and more!
Hip Hop - ACROfitness Style - 5:45-6:15PM - ACROfitness' finest students and instructor Brandon Coulote will demonstrate the unique combination of dance, fitness and street tumbling that is Hip Hop!
Follow the luminaries up the hill to
Mrs. Claus' Kitchen - 4:00-7:15PM - Mrs. Claus and her elves will help your child decorate a holiday cookie!
Interactive Kids Crafts - 4:30-7:00PM - Drop by for some holiday arts and crafts to take home!
Family Photo Fun - 4:30-7:00PM - The scene is set! Gather your group for a festive holiday photo op!
Fair Trade Jazz and Coffee House - Complimentary coffee and cocoa with superb local talent
Music Time! with Miss Carrie - 4:30-5:00PM, 5:30-6:00PM, 6:30-7:00PM - Parson's Study - Children love to sing and dance as Miss Carrie plays her guitar and celebrates with holiday songs!
Hands on Music and Fun for Kids (Room 28) - 4:30-7:00PM
Preschool Story Telling and Craft (Room 29) - 4:30-7:00PM
In the Sanctuary:
Handler and Levesque Guitar Duo- 4:30-5:15PM, 6:30-7:15PM - Enjoy an energetic and entertaining program of music from around the world for guitars and mandolin. Handler and Levesque blend Brazilian, Latin, gypsy, Jazz, classical and folk music influences to create their lyrical and expressive arrangements.
Women's Praise Choir -
Lower Parking Lot:
First Church Tailgate Party - Foot-long hot dogs and fried dough!
CANNON MEDICAL BUILDING CIRCLE
Pony Rides- 4:30-7:15PM
The Simsbury/Granby Rotary Club returns with free pony rides for children.
VICTORIAN PORCH AT FIDDLER'S GREEN
Salvation Army Band - 5:00-7:00PM - The warmth of their music inspires any "grinch" to appreciate the meaning of the holidays.
Big Daddy Racing - 4:30-7:00PM - Cool racing games, a double sided photo booth and a DJ will keep this area rocking all evening!
OUR ROVING CAST OF CHARACTERS ALONG HOPMEADOW STREET FROM INTERSECTION OF PLANK HILL
Stiltwalking Toy Soldiers
Apple Blossom (Apple Tree Children's Center's Mascot)
The State Farm Good Neighbor Bear
PAWS of Paw Meadow Dog Park
Trolley Rides -
Roaming Railroad - 4:30-6:45PM - Hop on one of two trains that will be running up and down Hopmeadow Street. Arrival and departure at the driveway into Boy Scout Hall/First Church and Center Cemetery.
From Corner of Drake Hill Road and Route 10 going north to intersection of
Don't miss the winners of our Parade Marshal contest in the lead convertible, donated by Mitchell Auto Group, and on the lead decorated firetruck!
Fireworks Grand Finale - 8:15PM - Simsbury Meadows Soccer Fields
Tune your car or portable radio to 88.3FM to listen to the accompanying holiday musical score to our fabulous fireworks! Sound production by Perfect Vision and Sound of Avon