Merry Christmas from your friends in Essex, NY!

The Magic of Christmas in Essex returns again this year and we hope you'll join us in the celebration!

We are thrilled that you have taken the time to learn more about the Magic of Christmas in Essex. And we are super excited that Santa and Mrs. Claus have decided to visit with the children of Essex and neighboring towns to hear first hand what they want for Christmas! It's a magical time on Main Street in Essex and we hope you can join us for this wonderful celebration of the season. There will be lots to activities for both kids and adults alike!

 Holiday Happenings All Throughout the Hamlet!

We have several activities* happening this year that you won't want to miss:

 Thank you!

Thank you to Essex Initiatives for their financial support of Christmas in Essex.

 Latest News

December 7, 2017
We are ready! Christmas in Essex is set to begin tomorrow evening, December 8 at 6:30pm with our annual tree lighting (cookies and cocoa, too!) and musical concert at the Essex Community Church. Local business owners are ready to help you find the perfect gift and to feed you, too. We look forward to seeing you in Essex this weekend!

November 14, 2017
The preliminary schedule has been posted to the Schedule area. We will be working to refine it as the big day gets closer, so come back after Thanksgiving to see any updates that have been made!

October 6, 2017
Planning has begun for this year's Christmas in Essex celebration. Stay tuned for more details as they become available this fall!