Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Trees & Traditions, Christmas at Heritage Village


Antique Toys on display at the Visitor's Center

On December 7, 2013 from 10:00 - 2:00, Heritage Village in Largo, Florida will celebrate Christmas with lectures, music, crafts, vendors, and a visit from Santa. A $2 donation is suggested. Most of the houses are open and decorated for Christmas.Some of the special activities include:

Safety Harbor Church

Safety Harbor Church decorated for Christmas
11:00-12:00 Hands of Praise Choir from Anona Church will sing (and sign) Christmas carols.

12:00-1:00   Bell Choir from The Lutheran Church

2:00-3:00     Cory Adams presents "The History of Christmas Ornaments from the 1850's to the 1950's,". Vintage ornaments will also be for sale.

Plant Sumner House

Santa will be greeting children and will read aloud some letters sent to him. Children's games will be played outside of the building.

Williams Park Bandstand

2:00-3:00   The Salvation Army Band will be playing Christmas music.

Sulphur Springs Depot

Natissa lecturers about Christmas in the 1940's

The Miniature Train Collectors will set up a large Train Display that will running all day. 

Harris School



Doll Collectors will have a display of vintage doll houses with miniature dolls and furniture. Some are originals, while others are hand crafted more recently.

Christmas Market Place

7 vendors will sell Christmas themed merchandise.

McMullen House

McMullen House in the center for sewing crafts including quilting, crewel, embroidery, rug hooking, weaving, etc. Each room has a Christmas tree covered with needlecraft.

Angel ornament

Cardinal Quiilted Ornament

Tree with Handmade Ornaments
Quilted Horse Ornament