2016 Christmas in Historic Onancock,VA - Friday - Sunday, December 9, 10 & 11
A weekend of special events, featuring the 17th Annual Onancock
Christmas Homes Tour & Music Festival. Stay at one of our
charming inns, shop, dine or just enjoy the holiday lights and festivities!
Friday, December 9
Second Friday Gallery & Shopping Stroll - Starting 5 p.m./FREE. Shops and galleries stay open late. Local artists, demonstrations, free refreshments and dinner specials.
Saturday, December 10
Santa Comes to Town- 11 a.m. at Town Dock/FREE. Kayaking reindeer lead Santa’s arrival by boat to the wharf, where he will listen to children’s holiday wishes.
Christmas Homes Tour
- 1-5 p.m./$15 before Thanksgiving/$20 up to event.
Private homes open to the public and decorated for the holidays.
Tickets: Book Bin, C.D. Marsh Jewelers, Red Queen Gallery, Thomas Gardens,
ESVA Chamber of Commerce, or online at
Music Festival at Historic Cokesbury Church - 2- 6 p.m./FREE. Orchestras, band chorales. Drop in throughout the day.
Holiday Open House at Ker Place - 11 a.m. - 4 p.m./FREE. Photos with Santa, refreshments. Homes Tour tickets available day of event (Dec. 10)
North Street Playhouse
A special Christmas production for the entire family.
Sunday, December 11
Hometown Christmas Parade 5 p.m./FREE. Fire trucks, ponies, floats, bands and more, parade down Market Street and through town.
Second Fridays in Onancock
Onancock International Films
The Onancock Market
Find more local events on the Onancock Calendar