2015-12-03 / Calendar

Santa Sightings

Friday, Dec. 4: Santa visits the giant gingerbread lighthouse, 1-5 p.m., Newport Visitors Information Center, America’s Cup Ave., please bring a nonperishable food item.

Saturday, Dec. 5: Santa’s Workshop at Easton’s Beach rotunda, noon-3 p.m., Memorial Blvd., $5 per child includes crafts, cookie decorating, goodie bag, carousel and mini train ride, 401-845-5800.

Saturday, Dec. 5: Bowen’s Wharf 45th Annual Tree Lighting, 4:30 p.m., Frosty the Snowman, caroling, live music, Mr. and Mrs. Claus arrive by boat (weather permitting) at 5:45 p.m., bowenswharf.com.

Saturday, Dec. 5: Breakfast with Santa and cookies with Mrs. Claus, Fort Adams, 401-841-0707, fortadams.org.

Sunday, Dec. 6: Santa visits The Breakers, noon – 3 p.m., 44 Ochre Point Ave., refreshments, regular daytime admission, newportmansions.org.


Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit with children at their Bowen's Wharf "North Pole" outpost on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit with children at their Bowen's Wharf "North Pole" outpost on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6: Santa arrives via fire truck at the 32nd annual tree lighting ceremony at the Portsmouth Public Library, 5:45 p.m., 2658 East Main Road.

Saturday Dec. 12: Santa at the Brick Market Place, 12:30 – 3:30 p.m., Thames St. face painting, refreshments.

Sunday, Dec. 13: Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m.-noon, St. Barnabas Church, 1697 East Main Road, tickets and information, 401-683-1343, stbarnabasportsmouth.weconnect.com.

Sunday, Dec. 13: Santa visits Glen Manor House, 2-4 p.m., 3 Frank Coelho Drive, Portsmouth, glenmanorhouse.com.

Sunday, Dec. 13: Santa Claus visits Marble House, noon-3 p.m., 596 Bellevue Ave., regular daytime admission, newportmansions.org.

Saturday, Dec. 19: Santa at Seamen’s, 2 p.m., 18 Market Square, Santa visits with children and reads a classic Christmas tale, bring an ornament for tree decorating at 1 p.m., seamensnewport.org.

Saturday Dec. 19: Santa arrives at Clock Tower Square, noon – 2 p.m., Rte. 114, Portsmouth, cookie decorating too.

Sunday, Dec. 20: Santa visits The Elms, noon – 3 p.m., 367 Bellevue Ave., regular daytime admission,

newportmansions.org.

Santa’s Neighborhood Visits– Middletown: On the evenings of Dec 3 and 4, 7-11, and 14 and 15, from 5 – 7:30 p.m., Santa visits Middletown neighborhoods in a fire truck, for which neighborhoods and when, visit middletownri.com/ calendar.

Santa’s Neighborhood Visits– Portsmouth: On the evenings of Dec. 3-5 and 7-9, Santa visits Portsmouth neighborhoods in his sleigh (being pulled by a tractor), for which neighborhoods and when, visit onaquidneck.com/santa.

If your organization is ho-hohosting a visit from the jolly elf, send your information to news@newportthisweek.net

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