• Christmas Walk 2018!

  • Thursday, November 29-Sunday, December 2

  • Enjoy Marblehead's Holiday Spirit!

    Well known as one of the finest holiday happenings in New England, Marblehead Christmas Walk is a signature event that captures the warmth of the holiday season throughout the entire town. This is a time when Marblehead’s historic charm shines bright, and the festive spirit of the holidays provide a truly enchanting experience.

    Now in its 48th year, this distinctive event is proudly sponsored by Marblehead’s philanthropic business community. Don’t miss this weekend long extravaganza of family activities, entertainment, shopping, dining, craft fairs, concerts and more!

     

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  • 2017 Event Highlights 2017 Event Highlights

    THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30

    HOLIDAY SHOPPING PREVIEW PARTIES
    Sensational shopping and good cheer!
    5 to 8 PM, Retailers throughout Town
    HOLIDAY DÉCOR BY
    MARBLEHEAD GARDEN CLUBS
    5 to 7 PM, (Marblehead Arts Association) King Hooper Mansion, 8 Hooper Street
    GINGERBREAD FESTIVAL JUDGING
    AND OPENING RECEPTION
    5 to 6:30 PM, Jeremiah Lee Mansion, 161 Washington Street
    TREE LIGHTING AND CAROLING
    6 PM, Festivities Begin
    7 PM, Lighting
    St. Michael’s Church, 26 Pleasant Street
    CLICK HERE for all events on THURSDAY

    FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1

    FREEZE DANCE PARTY
    4 to 6:30 PM, 123 Pleasant Street
    GINGERBREAD FESTIVAL
    4 to 6 PM, Jeremiah Lee Mansion, 161 Washington Street
    TREE LIGHTING CELEBRATION
    6 PM, Entertainment & Festivities Begin
    7 PM, Lighting
    National Grand Bank Parking Lot
    (across from 91 Pleasant Street)
    LOBSTER TRAP TREE LIGHTING
    WITH GLOVER’S REGIMENT
    7:15 PM, Lighting
    Mud Puddle Toys, 1 Pleasant Street
    CLICK HERE for all events on FRIDAY

    SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2

    LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ON STAGE
    Performances by “A Dancer’s Dream”
    9 AM, State Street Landing
    SANTA’S LANDING BY LOBSTER BOAT
    State Street Landing
    9:30 AM, Santa & Mrs. Claus step ashore
    MARBLEHEAD FESTIVAL OF ARTS HOLIDAY ARTISANS MARKETPLACE
    10 AM to 5 PM, Abbot Hall
    MAGIC 106.7 - "BOSTON'S CHRISTMAS STATION" LIVE!
    THEIR TEAM WILL BE PLAYING FESTIVE MUSIC, WHILE HANDING OUT PRIZES, GOODIES & TREATS FOR ALL!
    11 AM to 4 PM, 28 Atlantic Ave (Phillips & Lee)
    CHRISTMAS WALK PARADE
    11:45 AM, State Street Landing, Washington Street,
    Atlantic Avenue, and Pleasant Street
    GINGERBREAD FESTIVAL
    10 AM to 4 PM, Jeremiah Lee Mansion, 161 Washington Street
    SANTA’S WORKSHOPS
    10 AM to 5 PM, along Atlantic Avenue
    ENTERTAINMENT AT THE OLD TOWN HOUSE
    Noon to 4 PM, 1 Market Square
    CANDLELIGHT STROLL IN THE HISTORIC DISTRICT
    4:30 PM, Old Town House
    OLD NORTH FESTIVAL CHORUS
    8 PM, Old North Church, 35 Washington Street
    CLICK HERE for all events on SATURDAY

    SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3

    GINGERBREAD FESTIVAL
    10 AM to 2 PM, Jeremiah Lee Mansion, 161 Washington Street
    MARBLEHEAD FESTIVAL OF ARTS HOLIDAY ARTISANS MARKETPLACE
    10 AM to 4 PM, Abbot Hall, 188 Washington Street
    SANTA’S WORKSHOPS
    Noon to 4 PM, along Atlantic Avenue
    ENTERTAINMENT AT THE OLD TOWN HOUSE
    Noon to 4 PM, 1 Market Square
    OLD NORTH FESTIVAL CHORUS
    7:30 PM, Old North Church, 35 Washington Street
    CLICK HERE for all events on SUNDAY

    Participating Businesses Participating Businesses

    Thank you to our participating businesses for your support of this amazing community event!

     

    Trolley Info & Route Trolley Info & Route

    with special thanks to our 2017 trolley sponsors:

      

    SATURDAY ROUTE
    Service from 10am to 5pm

    SUNDAY ROUTE
    Service from 11am to 4pm

    START: Marblehead High School, 2 Humphrey Street

    1. Marblehead Community Center, 10 Humphrey St
    2. Our Lady Star of the Sea, 80 Atlantic Avenue
    3. Corner of Atlantic Avenue & Central Street
    4. Corner of Atlantic Avenue & Hawkes Street
    5. Coldwell Banker, 2 Atlantic avenue
    6. Abbot Hall, 188 Washington Street
    7. Lee Mansion, 161 Washington Street
    8. Old Town House, One Market Square
    9. State Street Landing, 81 Front Street
    10. The Barnacle Restaurant, 141 Front Street
    11. Old Town House, One Market Square
    12. Chamber Info Booth, Pleasant and Spring Street
    13. Village Plaza, 1 Village Street


    Back to Marblehead High School to restart route

    Printable Brochure & Map - 2017 Printable Brochure & Map - 2017

    Click on the images to download a pdf

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