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Princeton NJ Holiday Guide

Welcome to POL’s annual, and festive Holiday Feature - a wonderful guide to gift giving ideas, entertaining, and holiday themed entertainment. Look for caterers, invitations, stocking stuffer suggestions, and more. Buy tickets to your favorite holiday events like The Nutcracker and PSO's Holiday POPS concert. Feel good when you give to a local charity by checking out and contributing to one of the Online donation links. Oh, and don't miss our helpful articles that will get you through the busy season and into the holiday spirit. Ho Ho Holiday!
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Hamilton Jewelers


Make this holiday season a brilliant one with a gift from Hamilton Jewelers. We have something for everyone on your list. Let our gift experts help you find the perfect expression of holiday cheer. We have beautiful hostess gifts to be sure you make a great entrance and many holiday décor items to dress your festive gathering.

From precious gems and diamond jewelry to stunning timepieces, your gift list covered. For over 100 years, Hamilton has been helping clients celebrate this glittering time of year. Visit us at 92 Nassau Street or shop online conveniently at All purchases include complimentary gift wrapping and shipping. Wishing you a warm and wonderful holiday season. 1-800-5-HAMILTON.

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Kelsey Theatre


Celebrate the Holidays at Kelsey Theatre with Irving Berlin's Classic White Christmas, followed by our own holiday tradition Twas The Night Before Christmas..., a delightful musical perfect for the whole family – even the littlest theatregoer. Then delight to a special abridged, fully-narrated version of The Nutcracker. Of course, Gift Certificates to The Kelsey Theatre will allow the recipient to make lasting memories seeing upcoming musicals like West Side Story, Fiddler on the Roof, Honk! and Spring Awakening and comedies like Ken Ludwig's hilarious Twentieth Century and Moon Over Buffalo. Or Kids Classics like The Cat in The Hat, Goldilocks & The 3 Bears and Junie B. Jones. 609-570-3333 or

American Repertory Ballet


American Repertory Ballet brings the beloved classic Nutcracker to the stage with Tchaikovsky's magnificent score, thrilling choreography and a cast of more than 100. A holiday tradition for more than 50 years, American Repertory Ballet's Nutcracker is one of the longest, continuously running Nutcracker productions in the nation. Directed by Artistic Director Douglas Martin, ARB's professional company will be joined by students from Princeton Ballet School to tell the story of a young girl named Clara and how a mysterious gift from her Uncle Drosselmeyer brings about enchanted dreams and fantastical scenes. American Repertory Ballet's Nutcracker is a perfect holiday treat for your entire family!

Princeton Pro Musica


On December 10, 2017 at 4:00p.m., Princeton Pro Musica will present 'Joy to the World: A Christmas Suite' at the Patriots Theater in the War Memorial in Trenton, NJ. Once again, the Trenton Children's Chorus will accompany the orchestra. Our own maestro’s stirring suite of carols and holiday songs, richly orchestrated, with favorite dazzling choruses by Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frederic Handel will fill you with the joy and warmth of the holiday season. Tickets are available only through Princeton Pro Musica at, by calling (609) 683-5122.

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