Events Calendar - Summer 2021


2021

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NOTE: Masks are still mandatory for those who are not fully vaccinated

August 2021

Sunday, August 1: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Masks are required. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is the Detour and is sponsored by New Beginnings United Methodist Church in memory of Winnie Watts

Monday, August 2: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday, August 3: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

Wednesday, August 4: Web Store Wednesday

Thursday, August 5: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursdays

Friday, August 6: Facebook Live at 9:30AM

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”

NOTE: We are still awaiting the arrival of the *Windbag Lounger (just in time for summer and beach fun but while supplies last) so stay tuned!

  • Reg. $39.99
  • Sale: $19.99
  • with your purchase of $20 or more just $9.99
  • FREE with your purchase of $50 or more

Saturday, August 7: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun 2021: 11AM - 4PM

  • YES our oh-so-popular Mystery Gift Bags will be available. $20 with any purchase. Limit of 2 per person
  • Porch Guests and Activities include:
  • YES our oh-so-popular Mystery Gift Bags will be available. $20 with any purchase. Limit of 2 per person. While supplies last.

Porch Guests and Store Activities Include:

  • Featuring Annie’s Cards. Hand stamped greeting cards made with local love:-)
  • Featuring Porch Artist, AWard Custom Art:. Amanda creates fun light-up buckets for your campsite, porch, pool or any other location you want to add a little flair!
  • Jigsaw Puzzles: BOGO50 (buy one, get the 2nd, lesser priced, at 50% off)
  • See Elf Mary Z to sign up to win a door prize. There will also be a Grand Prize Drawing for tickets for 2 to the Ferrario Elmira Jazz Festival on August 20 & 21.)

Inside Shopping Fun includes:

  • RAIN Jewelry BOGO
  • NEW International Jewelry Designs rings will be featured (sizes 5–10)
  • Exclusive jillian “Shopping Fun” clay cutie (limited supply)
    • Truffle Tasting throughout the day
    • $5.00 Cookbook Sale
  • Ask for your copy of our Summer Fun Flyer (with a coupon:-)

More information on our Porch Artist, AWard Custom Art: Amanda creates fun light-up buckets for your campsite, porch, pool or any other location you want to add a little flair! Come take a look (she can also do a custom design just for you!)

  • Get an Outdoor LED bucket and be the envy of all your friends! Customed designed buckets are available for camping, porch, lake, pool and more! Each bucket includes an LED color-changing waterproof light with remote. During the day the bucket is perfect for storing miscellaneous items. Then in the evening turn the light show on!
  • Buckets available in two sizes with lids
  • Remote with waterproof LED light
  • AAA batteries (6hr runtime)
  • A wide variety of designs and colors available
  • Dimmable
  • Handmade, customized item.
  • Make a statement in your home or with your next gift! A beautiful custom etched glass item makes the perfect gift for any occasion- birthdays, engagements, weddings, housewarmings, anniversaries, the list goes on and on! Each glass, tumbler, pitcher, water dispenser, plate, vase or other glass item, is individually etched to your specifications, including the design and the lettering. If you don’t see a style that you like, let me know!

Sunday, August 8: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is the Aunt Millie’s Biscuits and is sponsored by FM Howell Company and the McInerny Funeral Home
    • also the closing ceremony for the Summer Olympics

Monday, August 9: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Monday, August 9: It’s National SMILE Week (please participate:-)

Tuesday, August 10: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.
  • Did you know it’s National S’Mores Day?

Wednesday, August 11: Web Store Wednesday

Thursday, August 12: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursdays

Friday, August 13: Friday the 13th:

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”

Saturday, August 14: Bracelets and Baubles and Bling…OH MY!

  • You’re going to love what we have to offer today a JEWELRY show & sale
  • Originally $20 - $25, everything will be just $5.00 each!
  • Only 2 pc of each style (with maybe 1 or 2 exceptions to that rule:-)
  • PLUS…it’s National Creamsicle Day so we’ll have a cool creamy treat for you to enjoy.

Sunday, August 15: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is the White River Band and is sponsored by Olthof Funeral Home, Antique Revival, and First Heritage Federal Credit Union

Monday, August 16: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday, August 17: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

Wednesday, August 18: Web Store Wednesday

Thursday, August 19: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursdays
  • plus it’s National Chicken Wing Day. Sign up to win a Gift Certificate for an order of chicken wings from a local favorite

Friday, August 20: Facebook Live at 9:30AM

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”

Saturday, August 21: Calling all FOODIES

  • join us as we celebrate National Picnic Month, National Grilling Month and National Hotdog Month!
  • discounts on our grilling and picnic products
  • passed samples
    • Plus it’s National Honey Bee Awareness Month
    • Join us for some recipes

Sunday, August 22: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band will be the Sgro Brothers and is sponsored by U-Store It

Monday, August 23: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday, August 24: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

Wednesday, August 25: Web Store Wednesday

Thursday, August 26: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursdays

Friday, August 27: Facebook Live at 9:30AM

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”

Saturday, August 28: Back to School Celebration/Blues

  • Introducing Myra Bags: Made from recycled military tents and recycled tents.
    • Totes, Weekenders, Shoulder, Duffle, Crossbody and others!
      • 25% off
    • eco-friendly, upcycled and handcrafted with a great bold vintage look
  • Free truffle to all school workers

Sunday, August 29: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is Doc Cavallaro and the Doc Possum Band and is sponsored by The Olde Tyme Summer Festival Committee

Monday, August 30s: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday, August 31: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

OLD NEWS FROM JULY 2021

June 2021

  • Even though we don’t “officially” open until July 1, we are often here putting some finishing touches on so give us a call (607–734–9547) or drop by. If we’re here, the door will be unlocked!

July 2021

July 1 - 5: Grand Reopening Celebration

  • Join us for our 39th Season!
  • NEW displays, NEW stuff for our foodie friends, NEW tree designs, NEW village pieces…well….let’s just say lots of NEW!
  • Grand Reopening FUN includes:
    • a closet of Fontanini buildings and accessories for 50% off
    • RAIN earrings for BOGO for opening week (then check them out on RAINy Days and Mondays)
    • Christmas Cards: BOGO on our porch cart
    • 3D Jigsaw Puzzles BOGO (limited supply)
    • Drawings for 10 gift certificates valued at $39 each

Thursday, July 1: Chemung County Chamber of Commerce Business-After-Business 5–7pm

  • Call them to sign up to attend (there is a $10.00 fee to attend)
  • Watch us LIVE on Facebook at 5:45pm to see what you are missing if you don’t come!

Sunday, July 4: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is the Dean Goble Band and is sponsored by the Chemung Canal Trust Company

Monday, July 5: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday, July 6: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

Wednesday, July 7: Web Store Wednesday

  • Have you checked out our web store? www.ShopChristmasHouse.com
  • July 7 is also World Chocolate Day so we’ll have to have a celebration for that, don’t you think?

Thursday, July 8: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursday

Friday, July 9: Facebook Live at 9:30AM

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”

Saturday, July 10: POSTPONED (see the note below from Jim Shore) Jim Shore 1st Annual Holiday Celebration

  • Jim will host a Facebook Live appearance at 11:00am ET to invite you to visit us to see the latest introductions for Christmas AND to have the opportunity to add a special 2021 Limited Edition Santa in Sleigh ($75.00 on sale for $59.99) and ornament ($22.00) to your collection.
  • Free Jim Shore NEW Lined Journal (6 styles from which to choose) with your $50.00 Jim Shore purchase

UPDATE: We have revised the date of the event to 7/31/2021 to ensure your event pieces gets to your retailer in time. ‘’‘Jim Shore will be featuring the pieces as a sneak peek on his Facebook Live on 7/21 and again on the day of the event to promote the pieces.’‘’

Sunday, July 11: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is Classic Too the and is sponsored by First Heritage Credit Union

Monday, July 12: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday, July 13: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

Wednesday, July 14: Web Store Wednesday

Thursday, July 15: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursdays

Friday, July 16: Facebook Live at 9:30AM

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”

Saturday, July 17: Summer Flyer Fun

  • Our Summer Fun Flyer has arrived! If you didn’t receive one in your mailbox, please ask us at the counter (yes, there’s a coupon involved! LOL). There are a few items not yet in but when they get here we’ll take your name and give you a call. Shipping delays are very real!

Saturday, July 17 - Sunday, July 18: National Peach Month

  • It’s also “Peachy Keen” here as everything “peach” in our gourmet department is on sale at 20% off (peach salsa, butter, jams) for our National Peach Month Day

Sunday, July 18: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is the Loren V and the Heartbeats and is sponsored by US!!! Yes, we (The Christmas House) is sponsoring this week’s band (and we hear they are great!)

Monday, July 19: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday - Sunday, July 20 - 25: Christmas in July ORNAMENT REDUCTION SALE

  • We will have a display of our overstocks for pennies on the dollar ($1.00 each) with a bag sale of ornaments on Mondayfrom 10–4 if there are any left:-)
  • Start your list NOW for everyone you will want to purchase an ornament for or do a wedding box for. Other ideas?

Tuesday, July 20: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

Wednesday, July 21: Web Store Wednesday

Thursday, July 22: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursdays

Friday, July 23: Facebook Live at 9:30AM

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, July 23 −25: Christmas In July

  • Fill out a wish list card. We’ll be choosing one lucky winner to receive the gift of their choice (up to $50 value)
  • Christmas in July ORNAMENT REDUCTION SALE (We will have a display of our overstocks for pennies on the dollar ($1.00 each)
    • Start your list NOW for everyone you will want to purchase an ornament for or do a wedding box for. Other ideas?
  • Community Partner Feature: Enjoy the sounds of Michael Veruto’s “My Christmas Memories”. CDs are available for $15.00 and all money goes to Meals on Wheels.
  • Christmas Cookie Decorating (and eating!)
  • Boxed Christmas Card BOGO Sale (Buy 1, get 1 free)

Sunday, July 25: Free Family Concert

  • 3pm - 5pm in Brand Park. Please bring your own chair
  • This week’s band is Blue Eyes Soul and is sponsored by Antique Revival

Monday, July 26: RAINy Days and Mondays

  • Join us for a special each RAINy day AND every Monday on our RAIN line of jewelry
  • Regularly $20.00
    • RAINy Day Price: BOGO
    • no additional offers apply

Tuesday, July 27: Open by Chance

  • We are usually here on Tuesday by 10:00am and working until around 4:00pm doing display changes and set-ups…but we love company! Oh..and we promise (fingers crossed) not to put you to work. Tee hee.
  • As always, feel free to call us 607–734–9547 if you want to make sure we are around.

Wednesday, July 28: Web Store Wednesday

  • Have you checked out our web store? www.ShopChristmasHouse.com
  • Plus…It’s National Milk Chocolate Day
    • enjoy a sample of our Caramel Chocolate Fudge Cheesecake Dip mix (as good as it sounds!)

Thursday, July 29: Truffle Thursdays

  • YES….you’ll receive your choice of a FREE truffle when you shop with us on Thursdays
  • Plus It’s National Chicken Wing Day.
    • Sign up to win a Gift Certificate for an order of chicken wings from a local favorite

Friday, July 30: Facebook Live at 9:30AM

  • Join us at 9:30am on our Facebook page where we’ll:
    • tell you about our favorite new item we got in this week
    • chat about what’s happening this weekend and
    • remind you that Fridays at The Christmas House are “Free Bracelet Fridays”
  • Plus it’s National Cheesecake Day so sign up to win a cheesecake!

Saturday, July 31: National Cotton Candy Day

  • 6 fun flavors from which to choose
  • $4.99 a tub
  • taste tests available

Saturday, July 31: JIM SHORE EVENT DAY

  • Visit us to see the latest introductions for Christmas AND to have the opportunity to add a special 2021 Limited Edition Santa in Sleigh ($75.00 on sale for $59.99) and ornament ($22.00) to your collection.

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