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Ridgefield Holiday Village 2020

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Experience the magic of the season

Experience the magic of an outdoor European holiday market, combined with the safety of an outdoor shopping experience in Ridgefield, Connecticut, this holiday season!

Shopping, food, live music, activities, trivia, and more!

Every friday, Saturday, & sunday:

November 27, 2020 - December 20, 2020

Prevent crowding and protect public health. Register for your free time slot here:

While admission is free, some events will required pre-paid ticketing:

  • Concerts in Ballard Park

  • Victorian Carousel and Amusement Rides at Lounsbury House

  • Live Musical Performances on Main Street

  • Circus Performances

Look at these activities!

  • Downtown Ridgefield will be open for business as usual, with extended holiday hours on four consecutive weekends starting November 27, 2020.

  • Temporary pop-up shops that complement downtown merchants will be set up in Ballard Park and Lounsbury House, offering additional sales of goods and gift items.

  • Urstadt Biddle Properties will provide a retail space on Bailey Avenue as a gift-wrapping and Holiday Village information center.

  • Live music and other performances will transform Ballard Park into a winter wonderland, large screen TVs will facilitate safe-distance trivia games for all.

  • A Victorian carousel will be part of the amusement-ride experience, and ice-sculpture carvings will provide a live performance-art show throughout the downtown area.

  • A magical light show will wash over the trees and buildings during the four-week-long village experience.

  • Santa’s Workshop will feature such kid activities as story readings, pictures with reindeer, and painting.

  • Live music from DJ Big Daddy Sean McKee on Friday nights and many other musical acts.

  • Ridgefield Theater Barn will facilitate holiday performances for kids.

  • More to be announced, soon!


Organized by: Ridgefield Economic & Community Development Commission, Downtown Ridgefield, and Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce.

the backstory...

Before the pandemic, Ridgefield’s downtown businesses self-funded the popular Holiday Stroll. Due to COVID-related economic pressures and the need for social distancing, the Holiday Stroll is not possible this year.

You’ll be supporting local businesses when they need it the most, just by registering (for free) to attend the all-new Ridgefield Holiday Village. Thank you in advance!

Join us and support Ridgefield’s businesses this holiday season in a safe and spirited way!

Thanks to Ridgefield Holiday Village’s Generous Sponsors:

  • Goldstone Foundation

  • Downtown Ridgefield

  • Ridgefield Magazine

  • Wooster Hollow Diner

  • Ridgefield Economic & Community Development Commission

  • Anonymous

  • Anonymous

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