2018 Onancock Holiday Events

JOIN US FOR A WINTER HOLIDAY WEEKEND AND A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT SIX HOMES ON ONANCOCK CREEK!

The Onancock Christmas Homes Tour and Music Festival, will be held on Saturday, December 8. See below for ticket information. They're  the centerpieces of a weekend of holiday festivities (see below) in our quaint, historic town. Events include a special theater production, a holiday open house at Ker Place, and Santa's arrival at the town dock. The weekend concludes with a Christmas parade through town.

Citizens for a Better Eastern Shore (CBES) is the recipient of the 2018 Onancock Christmas Homes Tour Funds. Over the past 18 years, the Homes Tour has hosted thousands of visitors in houses that are decorated for the holidays, while donating close to $125,000 to local non-profit organizations. The Onancock Christmas Homes Tour is coordinated by the Onancock Business and Civic Association (OBCA).


FEATURED EVENTS

Thursday, December 6

·      “Miracle on 34th Street” 7 p.m. FREE. Presenter: RCEC. Sponsors: Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital & Roseland Theatre

Friday, December 7

·      Galleries, Shopping, Wine Tasting Beginning 4 p.m.

·      “Elf Junior” at North Street Playhouse 7:30 p.m. (Also Saturday -7:30 p.m, Sunday 2:30 p.m.) Tickets, information: Northstreetplayhouse.org

Saturday, December 8

·      Santa Comes to Town by Boat 11 a.m. FREE. Reindeers in kayaks lead Santa into town wharf.

·      Holiday Artisans Market at Historic Onancock School 11-4 p.m. Paintings, jewelry, pottery, wood carvings and more

·      Holiday Open House at Ker Place 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. FREE /$5 Photos with Santa 1- 3 p.m. 1799 house listed on National Register of Historic Places

·      19th Annual Onancock Christmas Homes Tour 1-5 p.m. Tickets $20 & available now: Eventbrite.com at “Onancock Christmas 2018”. Available    November 1: Book Bin, Historic Onancock School, Ker Place, Carousel Gift Shop at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital, North Street Market, Machipongo Trading Company, Thomas Gardens

·      19th Annual Cokesbury Christmas Music Festival 2-6 p.m. FREE. Historic Cokesbury Church. Musical performances, Christmas carols. Drop in throughout the day.

Sunday, December 9

·      Onancock Christmas Parade 5 p.m. FREE. Fire trucks, ponies, floats, bands

 

Questions: 757.710.6353 or Onancockholidays@gmail.com.