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Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude
Location: Kennebunkport, ME Price: $65.00
Date(s): 12/09/2017 Time:
Kennebunkport’s “Christmas Prelude” is the ultimate seaside holiday celebration and a great way to kick off the Christmas season. Prelude will remind you of Christmas’ of the past, when the whole town is transformed with bright lights, bows and boughs and everyone comes together to celebrate this festive time. HGTV recently featured the annual Kennebunkport celebration as the “#2 Christmas Town in America.” Shoppers will delight in the steals and deals around town, with stores will even serve up cookies and fresh cider to warm up visitors as they browse. There are also several local craft fairs that offer unique and handmade gifts from local artisans. Kennebunkport is the perfect place to kick off the holiday season!

Before arriving at the festivities we will enjoy a delicious lunch at Warren’s Lobster House. Start with a trip to THE SEACOAST’S FINEST SALAD BAR, which offers over 60 selections and our homemade pumpkin bread, soup and rolls. Then choose between the Seafood Newburg, a delightful mix of haddock, shrimp and scallops in our creamy Newburg sauce. Fried Baby Shrimp, small shrimp fried to a golden brown in 100% vegetable oil. Ritzy Filet of Haddock, a fresh filet of haddock baked with a buttery Ritz cracker crumb topping. Crab Crusted Salmon, a fresh salmon filet baked with a delicious “crust” made with bread crumbs, crabmeat and garlic butter. Top Sirloin Steak, a ten ounce top sirloin steak grilled to perfection on our open flame grill. Chicken Parmesan lightly breaded chicken breast topped with marinara sauce and a blend of parmesan and cheddar cheeses served over pasta. All other entrees are served with baked potato unless otherwise noted. For desserts enjoy bread pudding, vanilla ice cream, baked Indian pudding. For beverages enjoy coffee, tea, milk or fountain soda.

Departs:
Athol Post Office @ 9:00 AM
East Templeton @ 9:30 AM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 10:00 AM

Estimated Return:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 7:00 PM
East Templeton @ 7:30 PM
Athol Post Office @ 8:00 PM
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Yankee Candle Company, Holyoke Mall & Bright Nights
Location: Springfield, MA Price: $44.00
Date(s): 12/16/2017 Time:
Far more than just a singing characters to celebrating Christmas year 'round, it is quite an unusual place where your whole family can experience an enchanting mix of shopping and entertainment. Here at their Village store is where you'll find 400,000 candles in over 200 different famous Yankee scents. It's a unique, entertaining world of New England charm, fairy tale fantasies, and hands-on, interactive candle making that's fun for every age.

Then we depart for the Holyoke Mall which features nearly 200 stores, a large food court, and several restaurants where you may have lunch (on your own) and can shop at 1.6 million sq. ft., 3-level mall is one of the largest malls in New England.

Next we will depart for Forest Park, one of the largest municipal parks in the U.S. lying on 735 acres of land. During the holiday season it features the nationally renowned Bright Nights Light Festival, a 2.6 mile high-tech lighting display. It is surely something that you will never forget!

Departs:
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:30 AM
East Templeton @ 9:00 AM
Athol Post Office @ 9:30 AM

Estimated Return:
Athol Post Office @ 7:00 PM
East Templeton @ 7:30 PM
Leominster Friendly’s @ 8:00 PM
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