Weekend's Best Bets, November 23-25, 2018

'Charles Dickens' brings his Christmas Carol characters to Skaneateles for the 25th Anniversary of Dickens Christmas street theatre. And there are more Best Bets for fun

After Black Friday shopping, a weekend of holiday-themed events, and some more shopping, too! Here are our Weekend's Best Bets:

***Dickens Christmas
50+ Victorian characters, interactive street festival
Skaneateles village shopping area
Friday noon: World's Shortest Christmas Parade
Saturdays & Sundays noon - 4pm weekly until Dec 23
Christmas Eve finale, noon-2:30pm
free to watch

***Family Train Day
several large-scale layouts
Cicero: Drivers Village
Saturday 10am - 1pm
free to look

***Wine & Chocolate Festival & Vendor Fair
State Fair Horticulture Building
Saturday 1 - 4pm or 5 - 8pm

***Night Market
shopping, food, entertainment
SKY Armory
Syracuse: South Clinton Street
Saturday 3 - 10pm
$5 admission

***Christmas & Crafts Show
Verona: Turning Stone Casino
Saturday 10-5, Saturday 10-4
Adults: $6, Children 6 – 12: $2, *Military & Seniors 55+: $4

***Miracle on Genesee St & Tree Lighting/Parade
Downtown Auburn
Saturday 3 - 8pm

***Baldwinsville's Holiday Opener
Parade of Lights (Stewarts shops to downtown)
Tree Lighting after
Saturday 5:30pm parade, tree lighting after

***Greek Peak Season Opener
9 trails, $1.5 million in upgrades
Friday, Saturday, Sunday 8:30am - 4pm

***Ugly Sweater 5k
Rescue Mission benefit
Onondaga Lake Park East Shore Trail
Saturday 2pm

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