11 Website The holidays are a perfect time to enjoy an old fashioned Edison family Christmas and visit Thomas Edison's 1880 Victorian estate, Glenmont, decorated just as it was for the holidays.
Listen to the stories of how the Edison family celebrated Christmas while you admire the twelve foot tall Christmas tree in the Den during this guided tour. Admission fee also includes entrance to Thomas Edison's famous "Invention Factory.".
Fresh ham dinner, Swedish meatballs and other traditional Scandinavian specialties. Holiday Lights Now until December 21, 2015 Essex County Turtle Back Zoo 560 Northfield Ave West Orange, NJ Website Come out and enjoy the lights, movies, demonstrations and other winter wonderland activities.
All Movies begin at 5PM and will run continuously in the Sea Lion Sound Exhibit.
Come out and experience our themed weekends, where families can enjoy specialty displays, popular films, holiday music and crafts.
Swedish Christmas Fair November 22, 2015 10am - 4pm Commonwealth Club 26 Northview Avenue Upper Montclair, NJ Website This Swedish celebration features a great selection of food, crafts, and gifts.
Swedish handicrafts like handmade Christmas decorations, linen, and wooden items and a variety of cheeses, herring and other Swedish delicacies as well as home baked goods (bread, cookies, and cakes) are available for you to buy.
In the Swedish café, you can enjoy delicious Swedish open-faced sandwiches, waffles, coffee-bread, pastries, and a large variety of drinks.Glögg, a typical Swedish spiced holiday drink, is also being offered. You will also get the chance to enjoy the Lucia pageant and her choir singing and lightening up the holiday season, a beautiful and truly unique Swedish tradition Members dress up in traditional costume.Children from the Swedish School of NJ perform Lucia at 11am & 2pm.SWEA is a global non-profit organization promoting Swedish language, culture, history and tradition.Festival of Trees November 27th -December 6th, 2015 10am-4pm Red Mill Museum Village Clinton, NJ Website This years' Festival of Trees begins with hot cider, music, lights and ornaments galore and showcases a collection of beautifully decorated Christmas trees and wreaths and is a wonderful kick-off to the holiday season.Holiday Event at Glernmount Now until until January 10, 2016 Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday; from am to pm Thomas Edison National Park Main Factory Building (Pick up tickets) 211 Main Street West Orange, New Jersey 973-736-0550 Ext.