Christmas in Easton continues today
EASTON — Christmas in Easton continues Sunday, Dec. 2, with the Arts and Crafts Marketplace, Breakfast with Santa, stores offering specials and free gift wrapping sponsored by students and staff at The Country School.
The Christmas in Easton Art & Craft Marketplace features more than 40 artisans and craftspeople at the Waterfowl Festival Headquarters, the old Armory Building on Harrison Street.
Shoppers who are looking for that one-of-a-kind gift definitely will have a lot to choose from among a wide variety of crafts, including works in mosaic, metal and glass, photography and paintings. Handmade candles and fresh greens also are available.
There are stunning driftwood sculptures and creations by Larry Ringgold, fairy garden treasures by Garnette Hines and handmade wooden toys by Damaris Bourland, among others.
Marketplace continues from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Breakfast with Santa is back at the Tidewater Inn on Sunday morning, featuring a first seating with Santa at 9 a.m. and a second seating with him at 10:30 a.m.
The buffet includes “kidfriendly” items and “reindeer food” for children to take home. Menu items include French toast, waffles, fruit kabobs, creamed chipped beef, pastries, scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon and roasted potatoes. Price is $20.95 for adults,
$14.95 for children 3 to 12 years old, and children age
2 and under are free. Call Hunters Tavern for reservations at 410-822-4034.
From now until Christmas, merchants in the business district will be joining “Sip and Shop Sundays,” with in-store treats and refreshments from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Every shop will have special deals, unique gifts and in-store promotions.
To add to the holiday atmosphere, the Easton Business Alliance has arranged for yuletide music on the sidewalk each Sunday, creating a shopping ambiance that will put everyone in a holiday mood.
Behind the Bullitt House, in the little “Smokehouse,” parents and students from The Country School will be offering free gift wrapping and hot chocolate from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 3 p.m. Sundays for those purchasing gifts from local merchants.
For more information about Christmas in Easton, visit discovereaston.com/ christmas-in-easton.
Shoppers who are looking for a one-of-a-kind gift have a lot to choose from, like these fairy garden items made by Garnette Hines, far right, at the Christmas in Easton Arts and Crafts Marketplace, which will continue from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Waterfowl Festival Headquarters.
Singers from Easton High School entertain shoppers at the Christmas in Easton Arts and Crafts Marketplace, held in the old Armory, Waterfowl Festival Headquarters this weekend. The marketplace is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Skipper Marquess, left, fundraises for Talbot Mentors during the Christmas in Easton Arts and Crafts Marketplace, held in the old Armory, Waterfowl Festival Headquarters on Harrison Street this weekend. The marketplace continues from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Shoppers who are looking for a one-of-a-kind gift definitely have a lot to choose from among a wide variety of crafts, including works in mosaic, metal and glass, photography, paintings and more at the Christmas in Easton Arts and Crafts Marketplace, held in the old Armory, Waterfowl Festival Headquarters, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.