Christmas at the Castle – 11/24 WEATHER DELAY

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Due to slippery road conditions this morning, Christmas at the Castle is delayed and will begin at 12:00PM
Event dates and times: Nov 24, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM / Nov 29-30 & Dec 1, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Same-day tickets are available in the Gift Shop until 3:00PM each day of this event! They are also available online in advance up to 1-day prior to each event date. This event does not sell out. We hope to have you here with us!

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Tour the Lucknow mansion, festively dressed for the holidays by creative businesses and designers to reflect their most nostalgic Christmas memories! Browse the Artisan Fair, have lunch at The Carriage House, visit with Santa, and have fun making crafts at this most-loved holiday event.

Tours of the Lucknow Mansion
10:00am – 4:00pm (tickets sold until 3:00pm)

Local businesses and designers showcase their design aesthetic by adopting a room in the mansion and filling it with holiday decorations suited to this year’s theme: Christmas Memories.

This year’s decorators are:  Balanced Interiors, Branch and Bloom, Center Harbor Inn, Event Builders, Lake Life Realty, Linda’s Flowers, Mari’s Treasures, Moulton Farm, The Preserve at Chocorua, Riverstone Florals & Design, Sawdust & Siftings, Spider Web Gardens, and Tamworth Distilling.

Christmas at the Castle, 2018 – left: staircase hall by Kellerhaus; middle: dining room by Stark Creative; right: octagonal guest room by Great Impressions Staging

Tickets are available online at the orange button at the top of this page, and same-day admission is available in the gift shop until 3:00pm. Trolleys will depart the Carriage House for the mansion every 15 minutes through 3:15pm.

Groups of 20 guests or more can receive a discount when pre-registered at least 7 days in advance! Call 603-476-5414 if you’re interested in learning more about Group Discounts for this special event.

The Carriage House Restaurant
SEATING FROM 11:30am – 3:30pm

Executive Chef Lisa Sharp will delight guests with a delicious and comforting seasonal menu! Guests are more than welcome to join us for lunch only; admission is not required to access The Carriage House. Please note that we do not take reservations and seating is provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Artisan Fair & santa claus
10:00am – 4:30pm & 10:00am – 3:00pm
(located upstairs in the carriage house)

Warm up with some hot cocoa and tasty cookies in the Winnipesaukee Room as you browse beautiful items home-made by local artisans. This is the perfect place to find unique holiday gifts for loved ones! Don’t forget to save time for a visit with Santa! Access to the Artisan Fair & visiting with Santa are FREE, as admission is not required to access The Carriage House.