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FYI: Upcoming Festive Heritage Events

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

As promised, here a few more festive heritage events to help you plan your seasonal activities:

Fanshawe Pioneer Village: Dickens’ Dinner – Cricket on the Hearth  (map)

On November 30, go back in time and spend Christmas in 19th century London.  Enjoy a traditional 19th century Christmas dinner served country-style, followed by an outstanding performance of The Cricket on the Hearth, based on the short story by Charles Dickens.

Tickets $50.00 each Plus booking fees & H.S.T., maximum of 45 tickets per performance

Event Dates:

  • Friday, November 30th
  • Saturday, December 1st
  • Friday December 7th
  • Saturday, December 8th
  • Friday, December 14th
  • Saturday, December 15th

Advance tickets required through Eventbrite.com.  (Click here for access to Eventbrite Registration on Fanshawe Pioneer Village’s website.)

All proceeds support the BIG ON HISTORY! Capital Campaign

Contact Info:

Phone: 519-457-1296

website: http://www.fanshawepioneervillage.ca/

Santa is going to be one busy guy! Beginning on December 1st, families are invited to a Visit with St. Nicholas. Enjoy an all you can eat hot pancake breakfast, followed by a baked gingerbread man to decorate for dessert. Hop aboard a horse-drawn wagon for a beautiful winter ride around the Village and visit a selection of buildings preparing for Christmas. Of course the day wouldn’t be complete without the visit from St. Nicholas himself, who drops by to see each child.

Tickets $12.00/ pp plus HST for anyone over the age of one.

Advance tickets required and being sold through EventBrite.com. (Click here for access to Eventbrite Registration on Fanshawe Pioneer Village’s website.)

Event Dates:

  • Saturday, December 1st
  • Sunday, December 2;
  • Saturday, December 8;
  • Sunday, December 9;
  • Saturday, December 15;
  • Sunday, December 16

Saturday Sittings - 9:30, 11:00, & 1:00 pm

Sunday Sittings – 9:30, 11:00, 12:30 & 2:00 pm

Contact Info:

Phone: 519-457-1296

website: http://www.fanshawepioneervillage.ca/

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