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30th Annual Chatham Christmas-By-The-Sea - Includes Chatham Christmas Stroll Weekend and First Night

Friday, November 28, 2008 to Wednesday, December 31, 2008
Town Wide

Sponsored by the Chatham Merchants' Association in affiliation with the Chatham Chamber of Commerce. The "month long" celebration highlights include hayrides, scavenger hunt, prizes and contests, entertainment and much, much more.

Please visit our Christmas-by-the-Sea Headquarters at 595 Main Street in the Gallery Building for additional and more current information.

Some highlights include:

A celebration extravaganza of events beginning with the lighting of the Town Christmas Tree in Sears Park at 4:30 pm on Friday, December 5 and activities to follow.

Sunday, December 7, marks Santa’s arrival at the Fish Pier.

Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13 mark "Main Street Stroll" Weekend with many activities for all ages. Our Main Street shops welcome you with festive holiday spirit and happenings! Refreshments, Raffles, Give-a-ways, Musical Entertainment and more!! While the majority of events and activities are in the downtown area, we wish to remind you that all sections of our community are involved and we urge you to visit the many shops and businesses throughout town!

12th Annual Historic Inn Tour Saturday, December 13 from 1:30p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Visit the grandest to the most intimate of small inns and everything in between. Tour the inns while enjoying tasty snacks and warm beverages along the way.

Wednesday Dec. 31 - First Night Chatham Celebrates "Chatham in the Forties!"

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