Claremont, CA – The public is invited to attend a Holiday Tree Lighting and Boutique at the Old School House in Claremont, CA on Saturday, December 6th from 2:00pm – 6:00pm. Local artists and Old School House Merchants will be on hand for all of your holiday shopping needs. Other features of this Boutique include holiday crafts for children, food from local businesses, music, caroling, photos with Santa Claus, and of course, a special holiday tree lighting.
This event will mark the third “Rediscover The Old School House” Arts & Craft fair this year, and features the businesses of the Old School House including, Cloud Nine Luxe Paperie & Accoutrements – newly relocated from the Claremont Village, Hillside Fine Art which features work by artists who belong to the California Art Club, Crimson Cottage which specializes in cottage and eclectic furniture, accessories, gifts and more, the Candlelight Pavilion Fine Dining and Musical Theater which provides patrons with dinner and musicals for a theatrical experience the caliber of the Broadway shows in downtown LA, the Lamy Avery Gallery International which focuses on displaying the work of renowned and emerging artists from around the globe, and also features an “Art Workshop for Everybody”, Moultrie Academy of Music, Voice, and Dance “Building Confidence through Accomplishment”, Mile One Real Estate which specializes in the local market, CitiBank, and the Old School House’s newest tenant, Claremont Modern Dentistry, among many more. Local artists will be selling their goods which in the past have included, pottery, soaps, candles, jewelry, garden art and other ceramics; all locally made.
The entire event will begin at 2:00pm and in addition to the vendors, will feature music from the students of Moultrie Academy, as well as food from local businesses including: $1 sliders and coffee from Boca Burger; $1 fruit drinks, hot cocoa and a snow man craft from The Spot Café; $1 pasta from Buca di Beppo; complimentary cookies from the DoubleTree by Hilton; and complimentary hot apple cider from Trader Joes. Holiday crafts for children will be presented by both the Lamy Avery Gallery International and Cloud Nine. The event will also feature a caroling sing-a-long which will begin at 5:00pm. The tree lighting will take place at 5:30pm with the big man himself, Santa Claus, using his magic to kick off the holiday season. Photos with Santa Claus will also be available; so don’t forget your cameras! Join the merchants of the Old School House, as they usher in the holidays with this event that is perfect for the entire family!
The courtyard of the Old School House is located on the northwest corner of Foothill and Indian Hill Boulevards in Claremont, CA on the second level, just north of Trader Joes in front of the Candlelight Pavilion.