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36th Annual Williamstown Holiday Walk
December 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
The annual Williamstown Holiday Walk returns with live music on Friday night, a daylong festival on Saturday — with the annual Reindog Parade, holiday trees and cookies, films at Images Cinema, theater and food and festivities throughout the downtown — and the annual Williamstown Craft Festival on Sunday.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2019
7 p.m. — The Cassatt Quartet in concert at The Clark — premiering new works that are inspired bythe museum’s collection, and performing selections from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker and Vivaldi’s Winter from The Four Seasons.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2019
9 a.m. — Run with the Reindeer 5K Fun Run, sponsored by Nature’s Closet, meet at The Purple Pub Courtyard
10 a.m. to 4pm — Festive Winter and Holiday Clothing Sale, Benefiting A Better Community at First Congregational Church
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Kids’ Tree with photo opportunities on The Paresky Green
11 a.m. — Elf free showing at Images Cinema
11 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Make buttons at the Williams College Museum of Art
Noon to 3 p.m. — Crafting for Kids by Pine Cobble School at The Log
1 p.m. — Muppet Christmas Carol free showing Images Cinema
1 to 6 p.m. — Tree Showcase, Benefiting Northern Berkshire Habitat for Humanity at First Congregational Church
2 to 4 p.m. — Cookie Decorating, Sponsored by Buxton School at Tasha Yoga
2 to 4 p.m. — SouperBowl, Sponsored by MountainOne at The Purple Pub Courtyard. Buy a spoon for $5 and taste many soups.
2 p.m. — Judging of the SouperBowl in The Purple Pub Courtyard
2 to 4 p.m. DJ outside Where’d You Get That?!
2 to 4:30 p.m. — Hot Chocolate provided by The Williams Inn on the inn lawn
2 to 4:30 p.m. — Art Making with The Clark, sponsored by The Clark in the TD Bank Lobby
2 to 5 p.m — Penny Social benefiting Williamstown Community Chest in Lasell Gym
2 to 5 p.m. Toy Drive (new, unwrapped gift) benefiting Berkshire Community Action. Drop off in Lasell Gym or Williams Bookstore or Where’d You Get That?!
2:30-4:30 p.m. — Music on the Post Office Steps
2:30 p.m. — Judging of the ReinDogs on Chapin Lawn
3 p.m. — Reindog Parade meets on Chapin Lawn
3-4:30 p.m. — WilliNet Live
3:30 p.m. — Visit with Santa, Sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union at The Williams Bookstore
3:30 to 6 p.m. — Carriage Rides, sponsored by The Clark at Spring Street
4 p.m. — A Reading of A Christmas Carol at The Log
4 p.m. — A Christmas Service of Lessons & Carols in Thompson Memorial Chapel
4:30 p.m. — Williamstown Elementary School Orchestra at St. John’s Church
5 p.m. — Williamstown Elementary School Band at St. John’s Church
5:15 p.m. — Caroling on The Williams Inn Lawn
5:30 p.m. — Tree Lighting in The Williams Inn Lawn
5:45 p.m. Las Posadas Procession (Welcoming the Stranger) an Advent Tradition @ St. John’s Church
6 p.m. — Gallery Talk at Greylock Gallery
6:30 p.m. — Night Walk on Stone Hill, by HooRWA, meet at the Clark Art Institute (in the parking lot)
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2019
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Williamstown Craft Show with local artists and artisans from silversmiths to fiber arts to woodwork and more, in the Williamstown Elementary School Gymnasium
9 a.m. to noon — Pancake Breakfast benefiting the 6th Grade Class at WES Cafeteria
4 p.m. — A nondenominational Service of Lessons & Carols, Thompson Memorial Chapel