If you're looking for festive fun this Saturday, Oak Bluffs is the place to be: From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., families can take part in a panorama of holiday activities including a "Spectacular & Spontaneous Puppet and Pet Parade."
Here's the schedule, according to the Oak Bluffs Association, a group of member businesses sponsoring the events:
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Holiday Bazaar, Oak Bluffs Senior Center
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Holiday Oak Bluffs Open Market upstairs at Dreamland. Live music, Santa, vendors.
Noon - 3 p.m. Free Horse-Drawn Hayrides, corner of East Chop Drive and New York Ave.
2 p.m. Spectacular & Spontaneous Puppet and Pet Parade: All are welcome to join in at the foot of Circuit Avenue.
3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Bell Ringers at Post Office Square
4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Island Chorus Carolers at Offshore Ale
3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Family Holiday Party at Offshore Ale: Cookie decorating, ornament making, live music.
The Oak Bluffs Association is also holding a "Santa Sweepstakes" raffle through Dec. 20:
Shop or dine at the following businesses and enter the raffle to have the chance to win a gift certificate to help brighten your Holiday shopping experience:
- Beinto’s Hair Styling
- Galadriels Mirror
- Glimpse of Tibet
- Good Dog Goods
- Good Ship Lollipop
- Island Images
- Jim’s Package Store
- Laughing Bear
- The Lazy Frog
- Linda Jean’s
- New Moon Magik
- Offshore Ale
- Our Market
- Menemsha Blues
- Mocha Motts
- M.V. Chowder Co.
- Phillips Hardware
- The Ritz
- Rouge Luxe
- The Secret Garden
- Sharkey’s Cantina
- Soft as a Grape
- Stephanie Wolf Designs
- Third World Trading
- Tony’s Market
- Treat Yourself
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