Get into the holiday spirit with more frivolity and fun in Bedford throughout the month of December.
Here is an updated list of the holiday/winter events that are still to come around town throughout this festive month:
– Wednesday, Dec. 20
- 7 p.m. ~ Lane School Concert
Grade 4 Orchestra, Grade 5 Band, Grade 5 Chorus, and Grade 5 Orchestra will present their winter concert in the Bedford High School Auditorium, 9 Mudge Way.
For a listing of the Bedford Schools Winter Concerts, go to https://www.bedfordps.org/sites/g/files/vyhlif2786/f/uploads/performingartscalendar2023_2024_sept.pdf.
– Friday, Dec. 22
- 7 a.m. ~ Winter Solstice Celebration
The First Parish in Bedford will host a winter solstice celebration at Fawn Lake, beginning at 7 a.m. People should meet at the Fawn Lake parking lot and proceed to the lake. After sunrise, people are invited to return to the church (use the Maple St. entrance) for a light potluck breakfast – snack. Those wishing to enjoy the potluck meal without going to the lake should show up to the church at around 7:30 a.m.
Note: a COVID test is recommended before showing up to the event.
– Sunday, Dec. 24
- 4:30 to 7 p.m. ~ A Visit from Santa (The Bedford Community Santa program)
The Bedford Community Santa program is heading into its 78th season of providing a Christmas Eve visit from Santa to the children of Bedford.
Registration is open for the 2023 program on the bedfordsanta.com
– Sunday, Dec. 31
- 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. ~ BCOA New Year’s Eve Premier Brunch Cruise
The Friends of the Bedford Council on Aging invite seniors to a New Year’s Eve Premier Brunch Cruise on the Boston Odyssey. Guests will take a two-hour cruise around Boston Harbor and with a “countdown to midnight” champaign toast at noon. Enjoy a brunch buffet, deejay entertainment, and party favors.
Call the BCOA at 781-275-6825 for more information and advanced reservations: $99 per person due at registration time.