Stag & Doe Nights

Wednesdays, December 2, 9, 16, 23

6 to 9 pm

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 Chestnut Hill’s oldest holiday tradition!

Gaily decorated shops, twinkling tree lights, wine & cheese, cocoa & cookies,

carolers, roasted chestnuts, brass quartets and lots of holiday merriment.

Northwestern Stables Holiday Bazaar

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Saturday, December 5

10 am to 3 pm

The Holiday Bazaar features holiday photos with Santa and his horse, children’s crafts and games, a silent auction and raffles. “Reindeer” Riding Lessons return again, allowing kids to enjoy a ride on a “reindeer” horse!

Holiday House Tour

Holiday House tour

The holiday season is a time to relive cherished traditions, and for Chestnut Hill, there is no better tradition

than spending a day enjoying the Holiday House tour.

 Saturday, December 5th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Christmas-Holiday House Tour Preview Party

Friday, Dec. 4th

Guests will enjoy live music, heavy hors d’oeuvres, a signature drink, wine and beverages, holiday celebrations, and a ticket to the Christmas-Holiday House Tour. Valet parking included.Tickets are $195.

Chestnut Hill’s Community Holiday Parade

Holiday Parade

Saturday, December 12

9 am to 10 am

Starting at Germantown & Rex Avenues

(8700 Germantown Avenue)

Morris Arboretum’s Holiday Garden Railway

Sugarplum Saturday

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Saturday, December 12

11 am to 3 pm

Enjoy photos with Santa, arts & crafts, elves bearing gifts, storytelling,  gingerbread workshops, cookie decorating, treats and more.  Festive family fun!

Friday Night Lights

FRIDAYS, DECEMBER 4, 11, & 18 | 4:30 – 7:30pm
Tickets will be available to purchase through TicketLeap starting in November. Ticket prices: Member adult $9, Member child $3, Non-member adult $16, Non-member child $8

Enjoy the Holiday Garden Rail all lit up and decorated for the season. White lights sparkle along the rails and miniature greens adorn the buildings.

Sundays with Santa

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Sundays, December 6, 13, and 20

Noon to 3:00

Santa’s making a list and checking it twice as he visits Chestnut Hill with his team of elves every Sunday in December.  Visit his headquarters located at Laurel Hill Gardens (8125 Germantown Avenue) and snap a photo with Mr. Claus himself.

Woodmere Art Museum’s

Vintage Pennsylvania German Christmas Toys & Decorations Exhibition


November 21 to January 10

Step back into the nineteenth century and enjoy the Pennsylvania German Christmas traditions of Philadelphia with this exhibition featuring children’s toys and holiday decorations from the collection of the Germantown Historical Society.

Share the Holiday Spirit!

Chestnut Hill Cares

Toy and Book Drive 

And don’t forget…Chestnut Hill offers FREE PARKING 

Wednesday Nights and Weekends in December

Our Wonderful Holiday Sponsors

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