Winter Wond-AY-Land Celebration!
Sat, Dec 18 | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us for a festive holiday celebration with Santa & Mrs. Claus.
When: Saturday, December 18th
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Where: Winter Wond-AY-Land in Bond Sq.
Enjoy a story time with Santa & Mrs Claus, crafts, games, treats & more.
Plus, bring a book for our holiday book swap at our brand new Little Free Library. Bring a book you'd like to share with another family and in exchange bring a new book home to enjoy this holiday!
Story time with Santa & Mrs. Claus will be from 10:30A - 11:00A. Following story time, complimentary photos with Santa will be available.
Photos are first come, first serve and take your own. Photos will end promptly at 12PM.
About the Tree Decorating Contest: Unfortunately this year's decorating contest will be canceled due to weather. All refunds will be processed and we hope you can join us next year!
Cost: $15 donation per group, maximum of 6 people per group. All ages can participate! Only one entry per group. All proceeds will be donated to the Watertown Boys & Girls Club.
What’s included: a tree, approximately 4-6ft tall, with stand
Decorating: you will have only 90 minutes to decorate your tree. No additional elements can be added after 12PM.
Prize: The group with the winning tree will receive $300 to the Arsenal Yards business of their choice, followed by $150 to second place, and $50 for third place.
-You must provide all decorations for your tree. Feel free to express your creativity and originality, however all trees must be family friendly. Arsenal Yards reserves the right to remove any decorations not deemed appropriate.
-All decorations must hang on the tree, not sit alongside the tree.
-Trees will not have access to power, so string lights are not necessary to decorate.
-This event will take place outside, so please take the wind and outdoor elements into consideration with your decorations.
This event is part of Arsenal Yards' Winter Wond-AY-Land.
For more information, click here.
All events are held outdoors and subject to weather. Arsenal Yards reserves the right to cancel or postpone these events. All refunds will be processed if applicable.
Event Safety: The safety of our guests, performers and staff remains our top priority. Following CDC guidelines and our local regulations, face masks are no longer required outdoors for individuals who are fully vaccinated, non-vaccinated individuals are advised to continue to wear face masks at Arsenal Yards. Hand sanitizer is available in common areas. All businesses at Arsenal Yards may have their own specific rules and regulations.
For additional details, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-wond-ay-land-celebration-tickets-218421272907.
Restaurants and retailers are now open! Check on the map below for details.
Parking & directions
Arsenal Yards is approximately a 10-minute drive from Harvard Square and approximately a 15-minute drive from Copley Square. Other areas will find it easily accessible from the Mass Pike or Fresh Pond Parkway, among many routes available to Watertown’s East End. Once on site, ample free parking is available. Traveling via public transportation? MBTA bus route 70 stops right on site and can be picked up at the Central Square Red Line T stop.