Winter Market and Holiday Festival Title

In the spirit of Antiquarius, the Greenwich Historical Society presents a series of special festive fundraising events for the community to enjoy!

On Friday, December 3, bring the whole family to the annual Holiday Festival from 4:00-7:00pm to enjoy the family-friendly fun tours of the Bush-Holley House and a visit from Santa!

December 2-4, shop the Winter Market at Christ Church Greenwich and celebrate the season at the Festival of Trees at the Historical Society. 

Christ Church, 254 E. Putnam Ave, Greenwich
Thursday 5:30-8pm, Friday 9:30am-5pm, Saturday 9:30am-4pm

Find something for everyone on your list at our thoughtfully curated holiday market with 35 vendors offering the finest in Holiday Gifts, Jewelry, Clothing, Specialty Foods, Flowers and items made to be enjoyed with family & friends. 

Join us for Opening Night Festivities, including live music, cocktails, holiday raffle and first dibs on specialty items December 2 at 5:30.  

The experts from DOYLE are offering jewelry appraisals by appointment Saturday morning. See link below.

A portion of all proceeds to support the Historical Society’s programs in education, the arts and historic preservation.

Opening Night Cocktail Reception

Thursday, December 2
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
suggested donation, $20

Jewelry Appraisals by Doyle

Friday, December  3
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

The Winter Market

Saturday,  December  4
 9:30-a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Greenwich Historical Society
Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-7pm, Saturday 11am-4pm

Our third annual Festival of Tabletop Trees celebrates the talents of local retailers, organizations, and designers who help us make our homes festive sanctuaries during the holiday season. View, purchase or bid on a tree via on-site silent auction. Proceeds support the Greenwich Historical Society.

Greenwich Historical Society Friday, December 3, 4pm -7pm

On Friday evening, the Greenwich Historical Society’s Cos Cob campus will come alive for the holidays, with activities for all ages. 

Enjoy holiday crafts and gingerbread decorating, a special visit from Santa, and Master Storyteller Jonathan Kruk as he brings Charles Dickens’ immortal tale to life using a treasure trove of characters in an intimate, imaginative and inspired blend of theater and storytelling.  

The historic Bush Holley House, decorated in grand holiday style, will be open for our annual candlelight tours

Sweet treats, refreshments and holiday cheer on tap! 

Bush-Holley House

December 1, 2021 — January 9, 2022
Wednesdays –  Sundays, 12:00-4:00 PM

Special Evening Candle-lit tours of the Bush-Holley House will be available at 4:00 PM on Saturday December 4, Saturday December 11 and Saturday December 18

Enjoy a guided house tour of the historic home of the Bush and Holley families, decorated for the holiday season. Tours provide visitors with an introduction to 2 distinct time periods: the New Nation (1790-1825) and the Cos Cob Art Colony (1890-1920), with discussion of the home, holiday traditions and décor. Tours will be limited to 10 guests, and we ask that all guests wear masks while indoors.

The Giving Tree

Help support these important Greenwich Historical Society initiatives! The Giving Tree is a critical part of our annual fund-raising and allows donors to give targeted gifts to projects of personal interest. All gifts are tax-deductible.