Join the Riverton Merchants and Vendors for an Old-fashioned Christmas Celebration!

December 6-8, 2019

 

Friday Events – 5-9pm

  • Candlelit Walk Through Town
  • Riverton General Store – 5-9pm
    • Serving chili or New England clam chowder in a bread bowl.
  • Holiday Shopping – 5-8pm
    • Gifts & more at The Old Factory on the River, Hitchcock Chair Company, Riverton General Store, Riverton Volunteer Fire Department, Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio, Old Riverton Inn.
  • Festival of Trees – 5:30-8:30pm
    • At the Riverton Grange Hall. Cast your vote for the best tree with a nonperishable food item or small donation for the Community Food Bank. Purchase raffle tickets and possibly take home your favorite tree. To benefit the Community Food Bank at the Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church.
  • Sing-Along – 6–8pm
    • At the Old Riverton Inn.
  • Renaissance Christmas Music – 6:30–7:30pm
    • At Hitchcock Chair Company by the Greenwoods Consort.
  • Wine Tasting Tour – 6-8pm
    • Provided by Ledgebrook Spirit Shop 6–8 pm. Sponsored by the Barkhamsted Historical Society. A portion of the proceeds will be gifted to the Tiny Tim Fund. Call 860-379-1082 for advance reservations (recommended). Adults over 21. Glasses purchased at Bishop’s House. $25 at the door, cash or check only.
  • “A Christmas Carol” Theater Performance – 8pm
    • Performance at the Riverton Congregational Church. Call for ticket information 860-379-0811.

Saturday Events – 12-5pm

  • Holiday Shopping – 12-5pm
    • Gifts & more at The Old Factory on the River, Hitchcock Chair Company, Riverton General Store, Riverton Volunteer Fire Department, Greenwood, Glass Blowing Studio, Old Riverton Inn.
  • Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio – 11-4pm
    • Visit renowned artist’s studio; blow your own ornament.
  • Festival of Trees – 12-4pm
    • At the Riverton Grange Hall. Tree raffle at 4 pm.
  • Rush Seat Demo – 12-2pm
    • At the Hitchcock Chair Company
  • Children’s Craft Workshop – 1-3pm
    • At the Riverton Grange Hall. Make small gifts or ornaments with Recreation Department members. $5.00 fee. Crafts, cookies and cocoa provided!
  • Roving Christmas Caroling – before 2pm performance.
    • By the cast of A Christmas Carol.
  • Christmas Puppet Shows – 1pm, 2pm, 3pm
    • At the Riverton Volunteer Fire Department.
  • Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides – 12:30pm – 4:30pm
    • In the Riverton Center.
  • Cookie Decorating and Face Painting – 12-4pm
    • At the Old Riverton Inn.
  • Sit with Santa – 1-3pm
    • At the Old Riverton Inn.
  • “A Christmas Carol” Theater Performance – 2pm, 5pm, & 8pm
    • At the Riverton Congregational Church.

Sunday Events – 2-5pm

  • “A Christmas Carol” Theater Performance – 2pm & 5pm
    • At the Riverton Congregational Church.

For More Information Call 860-379-1082


This event is presented by: Riverton General Store, Hitchcock Chair Company, Orchard Hill Baking, Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio, Riverton Self Storage, Old Riverton Inn, Ledgebrook Spirit Shop, Riverton Volunteer Fire Department, Barkhamsted Historical Society, and many helping friends from the communities of Riverton, Barkhamsted, and Pleasant Valley.

Christmas in Riverton Itinerary & Walking Map

Christmas in Riverton Itinerary 2019
Christmas in Riverton Map 2019