Newtown Holiday Festival 2021

Sun Dec 5, 2021
11:00am to 4:00pm ET
All Ages
$18 for adults, $10 for children (3-12), under 3 is free, $10 for Seniors

A long-running holiday tradition in Newtown. The Annual Holiday Festival features activities, performances, games and more along Main Street in Newtown.​


General admission includes cultural entertainment, outdoor holiday market, one showing of the Nutcracker Ballet Suite, Festival of Trees, kids activities at the library, one ride on the historic trolley, and the Superhero Academy!

The Holiday Festival is produced by Newtown Youth & Family Services (NYFS), a non-profit youth service bureau and mental health clinic for children, teens, adults, and seniors. All proceeds from the Holiday Festival benefit NYFS.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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