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November 20, 2018

Santa in Bay Ridge – Christmas 2018 – Christmas Sales

 

What family events are in Bay Ridge today? This weekend?
 

See Santa in Bay Ridge – Take Pictures with Santa

Tree Lighting – Free Holiday Events 11209 or Nearby in Brooklyn

*If you have an event that isn’t listed, leave a comment and I’ll add it.

 

= Santa will be at the event

 

= Tree Lighting

= Gingerbread house

 

= Shopping event

 

 

 

Friday, November 23rd

 

 

 

 

pinots pallete
 

 

  • Black Friday deal  and raffle for $250.00  at E & J Boutique 7001 Fort Hamilton Parkway

 

 

  • OLPH Tree Lighting 5th Avenue and 60th Street – 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm. Pictures with Santa.

 

 

Saturday, November 24th

 

  • See the new Grinch Movie at the Alpine Movie Theater with St. Andrew’s in the morning. Info

 

 

 

 

  • Small Business Saturday along 5th Avenue in Bay Ridge – Free Trolley 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – 65th Street to 85th Street

 

 

 

 

 

  • The Bookmark Shoppe is having a special day for Small Business Saturday 8415 3 Avenue.   Rossella and her Nonna from the book Cooking with Nonna will be there from 12:00 – 3:00 with cookies and cocktails.   Artist: Alicia Degener will be there selling her beautiful Brooklyn coasters (good Christmas gift – people who love Bay Ridge love these)

 

cooking with nonna bookmark shoppe
 

 

  • At 2:00 pm at The Bookmark Shoppe at 8415 – 3rd Avenue, there is a story time for the book Schmuck the Buck – the story is about bullying. Schmuck is Santa’s Jewish reindeer.  More about the book here

 

 

 

 

  • Redeemer St. John’s Vendor and Craft Fair 10:00 am -3:00 pm.

 

Saint John's Fair
 

 

  • Need a few hours to yourself or for a date night?  Brooklyn Dance Center (BDC) at 9110 – 5th Avenue in Bay Ridge is having a Parents Night Off – $30 for 4 hours (4:00 – 8:00 pm – includes dinner for the kids)

 

bdc fundraising
 

 

 

 

  • Tree Lighting in Park Slope with Santa – 5th Avenue and 4th Street. Free.

 

 

 

 

Sunday, November 25th

 

  • Saint Patrick’s Breakfast with Santa

 

 

 

 

  • Have Portraits done at Beyond Dance 877- 3rd Avenue $60  By: Marino Photography

 

 

 

  • Pancake Breakfast with Santa at the Historic Richmond Town in Staten Island – see here

 

 

  • Saint Andrew’s Church Lessons and Carols 4:00 pm – All invited. Free

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, November 26th

 

  •  Ornament Party at Blue Dog Souvlakia – personalized ornaments

 

 

Wednesday, November 28th

 

  • The Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Center – 5th Avenue and 48th Street – will be lit at 7:00 pm – info They set it up on November 12th – see here:

 

 

 

Thursday, November 29th

 

  •  Shore Road Gazebo Tree Lighting

 

shore road tree lighting november 29 2018

 

 

  •  Ladies Night at La Sorrentina 6511 – 11th Avenue 7:00 – 10:30 pm

 

 

 

 

Friday, November 30th

 

  • The Narrows Community Theater presents Mamma Mia at the Fort Hamilton Army Theater – 8:00 pm – Get tickets $25 Adults….$20 Seniors and Students….$15 children 12 and under

 

 

 

  • Saint Ephrem’s  929 Bay Ridge Pkwy

 

 

 

  • Wreaths Across America hosted by the Bean Post 7525 – 5th Avenue

 

 

Bean Post Pub and Viking Love NYC are supporting Wreaths Across America to Honor our Veterans! We are trying to raise money to sponsor wreaths for our Soldiers/Heroes buried at Cypress Hills National Cemetery right here in Brooklyn. Cypress Hills National Cemetery has over 18,500 Soldiers and 24 Medal of Honor recipients buried there including three men who received the award twice. Our goal is to lay a wreath on every Soldier’s grave at Cypress Hills National Cemetery. We can only reach that goal with your support! 7:00 -10:00 pm. More info here.

 

Saturday, December 1st

 

 

  • Saint Mary’s Annual Christmas Boutique in Couri Hall – 81st Street and Ridge Blvd. – 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

 

 

  • Saint Anselm Church Advent Tree Lighting

 

 

 

 

  •  The Boy Scouts are selling wreaths outside of St. Andrews and OLA 7320 – 4th Avenue.

 

 

 

  • Saint Andrew’s Christmas Craft Sale – flyer here

 

 

 

  • Love Conquers Cancer Concert at Saint Pat’s Auditorium – 9511 – 4th Avenue – 1:00 pm. Activities for all ages. Music. Toy drive.

 

 

 

 

 

 

  •  Home Depot and the NYC Parks Department are doing crafts in Carmine Carro Community Center in Marine Park  11:00 – 3:00 pm. Free.  Santa will be there for you to take pictures with your phone/camera.

 

 

 

  • Make a gingerbread house at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street. $45.00 Class is for children 6 and up. Reserve your spot 1:00 – 2:30 pm class or the 3:30 – 5:00 pm class. See other dates here RSVP: sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday, December 2nd – See Hannukah events in Bay Ridge

 

  • Saint Andrew’s Christmas Craft Sale – see flyer

 

 

 

  •  The Boy Scouts are selling wreaths outside of St. Andrews and OLA 7320 – 4th Avenue.

 

 

 

  • Saint Anselm Christmas Workshop to make a wreath, tree or centerpiece 1:00 – 5:00 pm

 

 

 

  • Saint Ephrem’s Christmas Sale – Santa will be there and you can take your own pictures with Santa.

 

 

  • Make a gingerbread house at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street. $45.00 Class is for children 6 and up. Reserve your spot 11:00 – 12:30 pm class or the 2:00 – 3:30 pm class. See other dates here sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com

 

  •  Santa at Dyker Beach Golf Course

 

 

 

  • Saint Finbar’s Flea Market 1839 Bath Avenue

 

 

 

  • Owl’s Head Park Astronomy with the Urban Park Ranger – 1:00 – 2:00 pm. Free

 

 

 

  • The NYC Holiday Half Marathon – Shore Road Promenade American Veterans Memorial Pier – Register here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • This is in Williamsburg, but someone may be interested in this Santa Brunch:

 

 

 

Monday, December 3rd

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, December 5th

 

  • Visitation Academy 8902 Ridge Blvd. Christmas Fair 9:00 am – 2:30 pm.

 

 

 

  • Saint Ephrem Jesse Tree – Free

 

  • 18th Avenue Tree Lighting – *Best* Tree Lighting* 5:00 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, December 6th

 

 

  • Photos sessions at Fairytale Island (See ad on December 5th) – make appointment here 3:00 – 7:00 pm

 

 

  • South Brooklyn Foundry 6903 – 3rd Avenue has dinner with Santa 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, December 7th

 

  • Fort Hamilton Army Base Tree Lighting and Outdoor Holiday Sale. 4:00 – 9:00 pm. Register here.

 

 

  • The Art Room 8710 – 3rd Avenue – Gingerbread Party for Kids – pizza party – Register here * this fills up fast *

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Photos sessions at Fairytale Island (See ad above on December 5th) – make appointment here 3:00 – 7:00 pm  

 

 

  • Saint Michael’s Tree Lighting – 42nd Street between 3rd and 4th Avenue 6:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, December 8th

 

 

  • Saint Anselm Brunch with Santa – pancake breakfast, games, crafts, raffles. Pictures with Santa. Santa gives every child a gift.

 

st. anselm santa brunch 2018
 

 

 

 

  • Redeemer Saint John Breakfast with Santa 939-83rd Street. $15 kids – $10 adults  10:00 am to 12 noon. Enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet, Christmas crafts, caroling,raffles, goody bags for kids and most importantly your picture with Santa. All money raised will go to support the nursery school program. Pay at the door, or call or email to reserve your tickets in advance: 718-833-7700 or rsjnursery@gmail.com.

 

  • Christ Church 7301 Ridge Boulevard is holding a Winter Bazaar. To reserve a space call Catherine 718-877-9020  

 

 

  •  The Boy Scouts are selling wreaths outside of St. Andrews and OLA 7320 – 4th Avenue.

 

 

 

  • Go Shopping at Woodbury Commons Outlet with Bay Ridge Peeps – leaves Bay Ridge at 9:00 am. Return trip leaves the outlets at 3:30 pm $35.00 (also receive 100 coupons for the outlets)  Get ticket here. If you miss this Groupon has a coupon for $27.00

 

 

 

 

  • Make a gingerbread house at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street. $45.00 Class is for children 6 and up. Reserve your spot 1:00 – 2:30 pm class or the 3:30 – 5:00 pm class. See other dates here RSVP: sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com 

 

 

  • Bay Ridge 5th Avenue Merchants have the trolley with Santa again today from 65th to 85th Street and 5th (it stops at all bus stops). Free.

 

 

 

  • Join the 5th Avenue Merchants in lighting their tree at 7428 – 5th Avenue  4:15 pm (See above)

 

 

  • Geekfest Holiday Market at The Best Western Hotel 8315 – 4th Avenue in Bay Ridge 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

 

 

  • Saint Dominic’s Flea Market – 2001 Bay Ridge Parkway

 

 

  • Saint Ephrem’s Church Tree Lighting  2154 61st Street – after 5:00 pm mass.

 

 

 

  • Saint Athanasius Church Tree Lighting  2154 61st Street – after 5:30 pm mass.

 

 

  •  Saint Finbar’s Christmas Tree Lighting – 6:30 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Saint Pat’s Church Tree Lighting – 4th Avenue and 96th Street (after the 5:00 pm mass) at 6:00 pm.

 

 

 

  •   The Hideout – 8415 – 5th Avenue Toy Drive Show (starts at 7:30 pm). Bring a toy and you get free admission to hear a lot of bands playing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday, December 9th

 

 

  • Saint Anselm Catholic Academy Christmas Fair 11:00 -5:00. Free.

 

 

 

  •  The Boy Scouts are selling wreaths outside of St. Andrew’s Church  and OLA 7320 – 4th Avenue.

 

 

 

 

  • Trolley with Santa on 86th Street in Bay Ridge

 

 

 

  • Children’s Chorus of Bay Ridge – 3:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

  • The Art Room 8710 – 3rd Avenue – Gingerbread Party for Kids – pizza party – Register here * this fills up fast *

 

 

  • Saint Anselm Gingerbread Lane – make a gingerbread house or a few gingerbread men.

 

Saint Anselm Gingerbread House December 9th Bay Ridge

 

 

 

  • Christmas Karaoke at Schnitzel Haus on 5th Avenue and 73rd Street 1:00 – 4:00 pm

 

 

 

 

  • Photographs with Santa at Fairytale Island in Bay Ridge – make appointment here 2:00 – 7:00 pm

 

 

 

  • Saint Patrick’s Christmas Concert

 

 

 

  • Bay Ridge Nutcracker at 4:00 pm performed at Holy Angels Academy 347 – 74th Street. $15 tickets at the door only.

 

  • Scandinavian Christmas Ball at the Danish Club 741 – 65th Street – 2:00 pm. $60 Adults. Children under 12 are free.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Make a gingerbread house at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street. $45.00 Class is for children 6 and up. Reserve your spot 11:00 am – 12:30 pm class or the 2:00 – 3:30 pm class. See other dates here sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com

 

 

  • Saint Athanasius Church Sale – 61st Street and Bay Parkway

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, December 10th

 

  •   The Owls Head Park Christmas Tree Lighting at 7:00 pm (this was shared on December 4th by Councilman Brannan) – Colonial Road & 68 Street

 

owls head tree lighting december 10 2018
 

Tuesday, December 11th

  • Photographs with Santa at Fairytale Island in Bay Ridge – make appointment here 2:00 – 7:00 pm

 

 

  •  Karaoke at Catch 22  – 7221 – 3rd Avenue in  Bay Ridge

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, December 12th

 

  • Photos sessions at Fairytale Island (See ad on December 5th) – make appointment here 3:00 – 7:00 pm 

 

  •   Fort Hamilton Winter Concert 7-9:30 pm – see here

 

Thursday, December 13th

 

  • Photos sessions at Fairytale Island (See ad on December 5th) – make appointment here 3:00 – 7:00 pm 

 

  •   Fort Hamilton Winter Concert 7-9:30 pm – see here   

 

  •   Christmas Tree Lighting in Bay Ridge – 36 Bay Ridge Parkway from 6:00 – 8:00 pm

 

 

 

  • Christ Central Church invites you to a night of ccandlelit caroling from 6:30 – 7:30 pm at the Cocoa Grinder at 69th Street and 3rd Avenue

 

  • The Owls Head Wine Bar is having an author talk about his new book. The topic is the Dyker Heights Christmas Lights!

 

 
 

 

 

Friday, December 14th

 

  • Photos sessions at Fairytale Island (See ad on December 5th) – make appointment here 3:00 – 7:00 pm

 

  • The Art Room 8710 – 3rd Avenue – Gingerbread Party for Kids – pizza party – Register here * this fills up fast *

 

 

  • Rock Painting in Bay Ridge – 6:00 – 8:00 pm  see here

 

  • Kingsborough Community College presents the Nutcracker Ballet – 7:00 pm – $34.00 – Get tickets

 

 

 

 

  • Elf Junior at St. Peter’s School  at 8401 23rd Avenue at 7:00 pm  – tickets: $10

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, December 15th

 

  •  Holiday sale at PS 264    371 – 89th Street   10:00 am – 3:00 pm

 

  •  Make a gingerbread house at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street. $45.00 Class is for children 6 and up. Reserve your spot 1:00 – 2:30 pm class or the 3:30 – 5:00 pm class. See other dates here RSVP: sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com

 

 

  • The Art Room 8710 – 3rd Avenue – Gingerbread Party for Kids – pizza party – Register here * this fills up fast *

 

 

 

 

  • Adult gingerbread house class at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street 6:00 – 7: 30 pm. $45.00 Reserve a spot:sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com

 

 

Sunday, December 16th

 

 

 

  • Saint Michael’s Christmas show – 42nd Street between 3rd and 4th Avenue

 

 

  • Saint Finbar’s Children Party with Santa – must register in the rectory by December 9th.

 

 

 

 

  • Brooklyn Cyclones Brunch with Santa

 

 

 

  • Brunch with Santa at Saint Peters School – iHop Pancakes – $20 a person

 

 

  • Brunch with Santa at Aviator SportsGet tickets here $32 children $34 adults – 2 seatings (9-11 am or 12-2pm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Chipotle – 86th Street in Bay Ridge

 

 

 

  • Make a gingerbread house at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street. $45.00 Class is for children 6 and up. Reserve your spot 11:00 – 12:30 pm class or the 2:00 – 3:30 pm class. See other dates here sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com

 

 

Tuesday, December 18th

 

  • Fort Hamilton High School Joffrey Ballet will perform The Nutcracker

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, December 19th

 

  • Fort Hamilton High School Joffrey Ballet will perform The Nutcracker

 

 

 

 

Celebrate the holidays by inviting your office, friends or family. Enjoy a fun-filled night with music and entertainment from The Music Machine – George and Anthony Zito and a Gargiulo’s Buffet!

$70.00 + Tax

Cash Bar Available

Call 718-266-4891 to reserve a table

 

 

Saturday, December 22nd

 

  •  Redeemer Saint John Vendor and Craft Holiday Fair – 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

 

 

 

 

  •  Make a gingerbread house at Sugarcoated Bakery 1078 65th Street. $45.00 Class is for children 6 and up. Reserve your spot 1:00 – 2:30 pm class or the 3:30 – 5:00 pm class. See other dates here RSVP: sugarcoatedbakeryny@gmail.com   

 

 

 

Chic Boutique in Bay Ridge:

 

Sunday, December 23rd

  • Vicky Simegiatos’ dance school, VSPAC will perform The Nutcracker at the St George Theatre in Staten Island. 1:00 pm & 6:00 pm

 

 

 

 

Monday, December 24th

 

 

 

Irish Haven Bar in Sunset Park, Brooklyn:

 

 

 

Saint Ephrem Church:

 

 

 

Saint Anselm Church – 82nd Street and 4th Avenue in Bay Ridge:

 

 

Tuesday, December 25th

 

 

 

 

 

Saint Anselm Church – 82nd Street and 4th Avenue in Bay Ridge:

 

 

 

Wednesday, December 26th

 

Thursday, December 27th

 

  • Join Saint Patrick and travel to Hunterdon Hills Playhouse for a Rock and Roll Christmas Party!

 

 

Monday, December 31st 

 

 

Tuesday, January 1st 

 

 

 

 

The Winter Lantern Event is happening in Staten Island from November 28th – January 6th – Groupon has two tickets for $25

 

 

 

Hugs,
marlene

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