Holly Days and Mangrove Lights

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Experience the beauty of the historic museum and grounds decorated for the holiday season. Miniature white lights on the trees and in the mangroves lend a magical holiday ambiance.
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Come on over for New Year’s Eve. Our Starlight and Fire Family Party is back by popular demand. Thursday, Dec. 31 from 6 to 10 p.m. at White Cottage.

Enjoy bonfires, marshmallow roasting, snow and more! Most of our site is lighted, including Mary’s Chapel and the Packing House.

Members: adults $8 and children under 12 $4; Non-members: adults $10 and children under 12 $5.



l;ighted tree HSP webThe museum will be open until 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday nights, except for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day when the museum will be closed. Hours on December 11 and New Year’s Day are from noon to 5 p.m. Regular admission applies.
Guitarist Andreas will kick off the season with Classical, Latin and popular music on Friday, Nov. 27.

lighting 01 webAdditional performances are as follows:

Guitar performance by Dean MillerDecember 3 (evening)
Guitar performance by Pete Simms —  December 10 (evening)
Vocal performance by ExsultateDecember 12 (1-3 p.m.)
Music by Charlie & the Copper CoilsDecember 17 (evening)
Music by Kenny Moolinaar on Steel DrumsDecember 18 (evening)

Mark your calendars for our annual Holly Holiday Party on Friday, Dec. 4, from 5 to 8 p.m. There will be light refreshments, holiday music and plenty of good cheer to go around. Free for members, just present a membership card. Guests of members are $5 each. All others are welcome to attend for general admission prices.

Join HSP on Friday, Dec. 11, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the annual Members Holiday Shopping Day. The gift shop is loaded with many items for holiday gift-giving, including original art, handmade jewelry, books, scarves, tote bags and more. Members may take 20-percent off all purchases, except for consignment items.