Christmas in Blackville

Experience the wonder and charm of Christmas at one of the many events in the village of Blackville during this holiday season. From Christmas concerts and plays to bake sales and parades, we have it all!  Check back as events are updated as they become available.

Sugar & Spice & An Evening So Nice
Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Time: 6:00pm
Location: New Life United Pentecostal Church

Blackville New Life United Pentecostal Church Ladies Christmas Banquet will be held Wednesday, December 4 at 6pm. Bring a $10 gift for the gift exchange. Come relax, enjoy and start off your Christmas Season with a great evening... eating great food... among great friends! Turkey dinner including tea or coffee & dessert. $15 each. Contact Erica Beach at 843-2879.
Breakfast with Santa
Breakfast With Santa
Date: Saturday, December 7, 2013
Time: 8:00am to 11:00am
Location: Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall

Breakfast includes bacon, eggs, hash browns, toast, tea/coffee and juice. The price for adults is $6, and $3 for children.
Santa Claus Parade
Santa Claus Parade of Lights
Date: Saturday, December 7, 2013
Time: 5:00pm
Location: Main Street

Santa Claus will be handing out treats to all the children at the Blackville Village Community Center immediately following the parade.There will be FREE hot dogs and hot chocolate for everyone to enjoy! Come out and celebrate Santa’s arrival! All floats are to be lined up at 4:30 pm in front of Busy Tots and the parade will begin at 5pm.
Food Drive
Date: Saturday, December 7, 2013
Time: After Parade
Location: Community Centre

The Blackville Air Cadets will be collecting non-perishable food items for the food bank at the Blackville Community Centre immediately following the annual Santa Claus Parade, which starts at 5:00pm. Items most needed are cereal, canned fruit, canned beans, canned milk and peanut butter.
Patridge in a Palm Tree: A Whooper Springs Dinner Theatre
Date: Saturday, December 7 and Sunday, December 8, 2012
Time: 6:00pm
Location: United Church Center

Whooper Spring Players of Blackville will be presenting their Annual Dinner Theatre on December 7 & 8th at the United Church Center, 143 Main St., Blackville. The evening begins with a traditional turkey dinner at 6pm followed by the play "Patridge in a Palm Tree". Reserved seating only.
New Life Pentecostal Presentation
New Life United Pentecostal Church Christmas Presentation
Date: Sunday, December 8, 2013
Time: 6:30pm
Location: New Life United Pentecostal Church

New Life United Pentecostal Church annual Christmas Program is on Sunday, December 8 at 6:30pm. Featuring the Sunday School Pageant "The Fumbly Bumbly Angels" along with great singing, lots of laughs, fudge and treats.
Christmas Drama: Stories of the Birth
Date: Saturday, December 14 & Sunday, December 15th, 2013  RESCHEDULED: December 22 at 7pm
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Miramichi Fellowship Center

The Miramichi Fellowship Centre is hosting a Christmas Drama, Stories of the Birth, on Saturday, December 14 and Sunday, December 15 at 7pm. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.

Christmas Craft & Bake Sale
Country Christmas Craft & Bake Sale
Date: Saturday, December 14, 2013
Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Darlene's Tea House

Join us for a Country Christmas Craft & Bake Sale. A great chance to pick up last minute gifts and decorations, and baked goods for over the holidays. Also get a look at the former Tea House which has been transformed into a 3 bedroom country cottage.
Annual "Light of Christmas" Cantata
Date: Sunday, December 15, 2013 RESCHEDULED: December 22 at 6pm
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Hillside Church
 
Hillside Church presents the 3rd Annual "Lights of Christmas" Musical on Sunday, December 15 at 6:00pm.  Everyone welcome to attend.
St. Raphael's Christmas Program
St. Raphael's Catholic Church Christmas Program
Date: Sunday, December 15, 2013 
RESCHEDULED: December 20 at 6:30pm
Time: 6:00pm
Location: St. Raphael's Roman Catholic Church

The annual Christmas Program for St. Raphael's Catechism children will take place on Sunday, December 15 at 6:00 pm at the church. Admission is a donation of non-perishable food item for the Blackville Food Bank. Parents and families are invited over to the hall afterwards for refreshments and a visit from Santa Claus.
School Program
Blackville School Elementary Christmas Program
Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Time: 9:00am & 10:30am
Location: Blackville School Gymnasium

The Blackville School Elementary Christmas Program will be held on Tuesday, December 17th at 9:00 am & 10:30 am. Storm day will be Wednesday, December 18. 
Candlelight Parade
Candlelight Parade
Date: Thursday, December 19, 2013
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Main Street / Father AA McKinnon Hall

The annual Candlelight Parade will take place on Thursday, December 19 at 7pm along Main Street in Blackville. Everybody is asked to meet at the corner of Main Street and Shaffers Lane (old Police Station). Bring a candle (real or battery operated). Participants will walk up Main Street while singing Christmas carols, to the outdoor nativity scene at St. Raphael's Church, and then on to Father AA McKinnon Hall for refreshments and a light lunch. All faiths welcome. 

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