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MarketFair


609-452-7777


Let MarketFair make your holiday season merry & bright as timeless traditions and joys of the Holiday are celebrated! Santa arrives November 24! Join us in a Very Merry Grinchmas party 10:30am – 1pm to welcome Santa. Enjoy live brass musicians, arts and crafts, balloon sculpting, storytime with Mrs. Claus, fun and games with the Grinch, and more! Photos with Santa run from November 24– December 24. Reservations encouraged. Find something for everyone on your gift list at amazing stores including Anthropologie, Francescas, White House Black Market, Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Barnes & Noble, GAP & more! For store and event listings, sales, or to secure your space for a photo with Santa visit marketfairshoppes.com

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Joe Canal's


609-520-0008


Let Joe Canal’s help you celebrate this holiday season! Serving the Mercer County community with the largest selection of wines, spirits, and beers in the area since 2001, Joe Canal’s Discount Liquor Outlet of Lawrenceville has experienced staff to help you pick out the perfect drinks. Our wine selection has all of your favorite everyday items from around the world as well as more niche offerings, such as organic and natural wines, back vintage Bordeaux and Burgundy wines, Italian Barolo and Brunello, and wines from Eastern Europe, Uruguay, Morocco, and the Middle East. Our spirits selection is highlighted by our Bourbon, Whiskey, and Single Malt offerings where you will always find something new. We carry a wide variety of domestic, imported, and craft beers, with features from local breweries and the latest craft beer releases. Visit us online at jcanals.com or download our app to browse our inventory or place an order for curbside pickup or local delivery.

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American Repertory Ballet


609-921-7758

American Repertory Ballet proudly announces the return of The Nutcracker this holiday season! Performances kick off at McCarter Theatre in Princeton, November 24 through 26, and continue through December with stops at the Two River Theater in Red Bank, Patriots Theater at the War Memorial in Trenton, and State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick.

"Nothing speaks to this time of year more than the music, the spectacle, the smiles on children's faces and spending time with family, than The Nutcracker," says Artistic Director Ethan Stiefel. "ARB has not performed this holiday favorite for nearly two years, and the dancers are eager to bring its magic and joy back to the stage."

For performance schedule and ticket info visit https://arballet.org/performances-events/the-nutcracker/

McCarter Theatre


609-258-2787

McCarter's annual holiday tradition returns with more magic, more music, and more merriment for all. Follow Ebenezer Scrooge on a fantastical journey through Christmases past, present and future and enjoy this classic story as it comes to life around you. Create magical memories with the ones you love as this festive spectacle ushers you into the spirit of the season with all the delight, wonder, and generosity that Scrooge himself discovers.

New this year - McCarter is decking the halls for a joyful holiday experience in our lobby spaces as we celebrate the season of goodwill and kinship. Come early to engage with our Tree of Giving, do some holiday shopping to support community service organizations, carol with local school and community choirs on select dates, pose for festive photo ops, indulge in themed drinks, and more.

Morven Museum & Garden


(609) 924-8144

Morven Museum & Garden will once again host its annual holiday exhibition, Festival of Trees, running November 15, 2023 through January 7, 2024. Come view the creative and whimsical displays adorning the museum’s elegant galleries, mantels, and porches artfully decorated by local businesses, garden clubs, and non-profit organizations. Friends and family from far and wide will marvel over the decorative accents celebrating history, pop culture, sustainably, and superheroes - all of which will certainly put you in the spirit of the season! Enjoy this cherished holiday tradition right in the heart of Princeton! Sponsored by Baxter Construction, Capital Health, Ronica A. Bregenzer Architect LLC, Keller Williams Realty Princeton, and PNC Private Bank.

Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ www.morven.org

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Princeton Pro Musica


609.683.5122


Join award-winning chorus Princeton Pro Musica for A Feast of Carols on Saturday, Dec. 16, 4pm at the Princeton University Chapel. Last season this concert sold out quickly, so this season we've moved into the larger venue—and glorious acoustic!—of the Princeton University Chapel. Get your tickets TODAY!

The evening will feature John Rutter’s Gloria, Gerald Finzi’s In Terra Pax, and festive holiday carols for organ, brass, percussion, and chorus, arranged and orchestrated by our Artistic Director, Ryan James Brandau. Come hear the sound of 100+ voices, two magnificent soloists, jubilant brass and drums, and the magnificent Mander-Skinner organ of the Chapel played by Eric Plutz. This is truly a feast for the ears! Suitable for all ages, come embrace the warmth and joy of the season in a very special place! For tickets visit www.princetonpromusica.org

Kelsey Theatre


Holiday performances at Kelsey will truly bring the spirit of Christmas to your entire family.

Dec. 9 - A Very Kelsey Christmas Cabaret - the most exciting holiday musical revue show of the year. You’ve been invited to join this year’s studio audience! The lights are on, the cameras are ready to roll, and the producer is even eyeing the most festively dressed audience members to join the talent on stage!

Dec 16 - White Christmas Movie Sing-Along - The perfect Holiday Event, as you watch this beloved movie musical on the big screen! But Theater to Go adds an additional cast member – you! In a blizzard of audience participation activities, you will be guided by our hosts to Sing Along and Play Along with the movie. Come early for the Holiday Treats and our Ugly Christmas Sweater contest (of course).

Ticket info: 609-570-3333 or www.kelseytheatre.net

Photography by Jen Davis


609-439-1525

This holiday season, share the gift of great photography with those you love! Award-winning photographer Jen Davis is helping amateur photographers create beautiful images with the gift of her downloadable guide Get Snapping available HERE. You can enhance the gift with a gift certificate for her hands-on photography lessons, too! If you’d rather Jen snap the pictures, gift certificates are available for sessions starting in January. Specializing in portrait and event photography, Jen has been photographing families, head shots and Bar/Bat Mitzvahs in a fun and fresh way for over a decade. Using a photojournalistic style mixed with high energy and fun, Jen’s images are artful, authentic and real - leaving clients with breathtaking memories that last a lifetime.

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Princeton Symphony Orchestra


609-497-0020

Saturday, December 16 at 3 and 6pm – HOLIDAY POPS! - LIVE at Richardson Auditorium

Join vocalist Morgan James and the Princeton Symphony Orchestra conducted by John Devlin as we bring on the holiday spirit with the help of the Princeton High School Choir. Favorite melodies of the season plus lush orchestral sound combine for an unforgettable, festive concert for the entire family to enjoy. Be sure to join in our traditional carol sing-along!

Due to the length and type of performance, this concert is not suitable for children under the age of 3.

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