• 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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  • 2018 Event Highlights 2018 Event Highlights

    THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29

    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 a full listing of Thursday's Events

    FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30

    FREEZE DANCE 
    4 to 6 PM, Shubie's Marketplace, 16 Atlantic Avenue
    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 a full listing of Friday's Events

    SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1

    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 FROM SCHOOL GROUPS
    Noon to 4 PM, Marblehead Arts Association/King Hooper Mansion, 8 Hooper St
    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 a full listing of Saturday's Events

    SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2

    GINGERBREAD FESTIVAL
    Noon 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 a full listing of Sunday's Events
     

    Participating Businesses Participating Businesses

    Thank you to our Major Sponsors

     

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

    A Dancer's Dream

    The Abbey Studio

    Amy Bucher Photographic Artist

    Anchor to Windward

    Arnould Gallery

    The Barnacle Restaurant

    Boston Ballet School

    Bus Stop

    CAPTS

    C'est La Vie Home and Garden

    Charles Slee Insurance

    Creative Spirit

    Dandee Donuts

    Dayle's European Skin Care and Medspa

    Devereux School

    DiPietro Contracting

    Eastern Bank

    Eclipse Trophy

    EOS Designs

    FL Woods

    Flores Mantilla

    Flower House

    Friends of Marblehead Abandoned Animals/ Marblehead Animal Shelter

    Friends of Marblehead Public Schools

    Guaranteed Rate Affinity

    Harbor Light Inn

    Hestia Creations

    Irresistibles

    Jambu Jewelry

    Joe Greene Insurance

    La Sirena Café

    Liz Steinfeld Lingerie

    LizzyLoo and Friends

    Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA

    Magic 106.7

    Mahri

    Marblehead Collision

    Marblehead Arts Association

    Marblehead Charter School

    Marblehead Little Theater

    Marblehead Museum

    Marblehead Outfitters

    Marblehead Sport Shop

    Merry Mixers

    Mud Puddle Toys

    The Mugford Eatery

    National Grand Bank

    New England Ballet Ensemble

    Old North Festival Chorus

    O'Rama's

    Our Lady Star of the Sea

    Papermoon

    Pawsitively Marblehead

    Pint Size and Up

    Ray Art

    Sagan Harborside Sotheby's International Realty - Dick McKinley

    Sagan Harborside Sotheby's International Realty - Lisa Gallagher and Frank Evans

    Salem Five

    Seaside Allure

    SHE

    Ship Shape

    Shoe Galley

    Shubie’s

    St. Michael's Christmas Fair and Thrift Shop

    Stowaway Sweets

    Suzanne Naudin Graphic Design

    Sweetwater Trading Company

    The Fish Market

    The Lafayette

    The Landing Restaurant

    Three Cod Tavern

    To Do! Ta Done!

    Tony's Pizza

    Tory's Jewelry

    Tower School

    TQM Wealth Partners

    Wednesdays in Marblehead

    Wick's

    William Raveis Marblehead

    William Raveis – Mitch Wolondowski

    Worldly Pets

     

     

    Trolley Info & Route Trolley Info & Route

    with special thanks to our 2018 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 Printable Brochure & Map

    Click on the images to download a pdf

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