Holiday Happenings at Chatham Bars Inn

Holiday Wreath Decorating



Friday, November 27th – 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Saturday, November 28th – 9:30am to 11:30am OR 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Friday, December 4th – 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Saturday, December 5th – 9:30am to 11:30am OR 1:00pm to 3:00pm
$60 per wreath


Join us for another year of festive holiday wreath decorating! This is a hands-on, how-to session led by Chatham Bars Inn’s fine gardener, Pamela Vasques. Learn the art of wreath decorating while enjoying hot cider, cocoa, and holiday music. You will leave with a 24” balsam wreath, decorations and a handmade bow from our In-House Decorating Team. Note: Hot glue-guns will be used to affix the decorations. Please use caution!

Due to COVID-19 we will be adhering to all State of MA indoor gathering guidelines. Based on square footage of our venue, a maximum of 20 participants will be permitted per session. Tools and supplies will be disinfected prior to guest use, and attendees will be seated 6ft. apart for safety. Masks must be worn and can be taken off once seated.

Tickets must be reserved in advance by contacting Concierge at 508.945.6871 or at concierge@chathambarsinn.com.



Santa's Workshops



Saturday, December 5th - 9:30am to 11:30am OR 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, December 6th - 9:30am to 11:30am OR 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Saturday, December 12th - 9:30am to 11:30am OR 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Sunday, December 13th - 9:30am to 11:30am OR 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Saturday, December 19th - 9:30am to 11:30am OR 1:00pm to 3:00pm

This is a drop-off program for children ages 4-10.
$50.00 per child (Workshop Only), or $115.00 per child (With Gingerbread House and a 30-minute program extension)


Calling all kids to the North Pole! Travel around with Santa’s Elves to earn stamps in your North Pole Passport so you can meet the one and only, Santa Claus. Avoid coal, feed the reindeers, prepare your wishlist, make rice Kris(pie) Kringles, paint a toy and sing a carol or two to prove yourself as an Elf! Once you’re gifted with holiday magic and sworn to secrecy, only YOU will be able to meet Saint Nick. If your parents and friends don’t believe you…take a boomerang or safe-Santa photo with our touchless photo booth to prove it! Boomerang Photo Booth provided by Studio K Photography. Add on another Chatham Bars Inn tradition! For an additional $65.00, children can have VIP Elf access to an extra 30 minutes in the North Pole as they decorate their very own gingerbread house complete with frosting and assorted candies. Holiday-themed attire is encouraged! All Elves are CPR & First Aid Certified. Parents can provide a number to text, or email address, to receive a boomerang video or photo of their child(ren) with Santa.

Don’t forget your Christ-MASK! Due to COVID-19, we will be adhering to all State of MA indoor gathering and recreational program guidelines. A maximum of 16 children are permitted per session. All children will be required to wear masks throughout the duration of the event, no exceptions. All supplies will be sanitized prior to each use.

Tickets must be reserved in advance by contacting Concierge at 508.945.6871 or at concierge@chathambarsinn.com.



HOLIDAY TEDDY BEAR TEA PARTY



Sunday, December 20th – 1:00pm to 2:30pm
$50.00 per child, ages 3+ (one accompanied adult per reservation at no charge)


Hand-pick your very own teddy bear and bring it to life just in time for the Holidays during this special tea party with Santa’s Elves. Build a bear, enjoy ‘tea’ (cocoa) and cookies, learn the etiquette of a proper fancy tea party, and join in on holiday themed games and crafts.

Due to COVID-19 we will be adhering to all State of MA indoor gathering guidelines. Based on square footage of our venue, a maximum of 20 guests will be permitted in the space. Children will be required to wear masks throughout the duration of the event, no exceptions. All supplies used will be sanitized prior to use.

Tickets must be reserved in advance by contacting Concierge at 508.945.6871 or at concierge@chathambarsinn.com.



THE GIVING TREE


We may not be able to gather this year for our annual ‘Giving Tree Kickoff,’ but we can still come together in true Holiday Spirit by giving back to our local community. This years’ Giving Tree will be located in the Lobby of the Main Inn. We encourage you to stop by to view our Holiday Decorations, and place an unwrapped, pre-packaged (due to COVID-19 guidelines!) toy or gift card underneath the tree! Cash donations will also be accepted. All donations will benefit Monomoy Community Services & the Lower Cape Outreach Council and will be used to fulfill Christmas Wish Lists for families in need throughout the Lower Cape!

Donations will be accepted starting Friday, November 27th through Wednesday, December 16th



CAROLERS & COCOA



Friday, December 4th - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Friday, December 11th - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Friday, December 18th - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Complimentary


Bundle up for festive fun with the family! Join carolers at the Bayview Terrace under the twinkle lights for a bonfire, hot cocoa, pre-packaged holiday snack, and family photo-op. Who knows . . . maybe there will even be a flurry or two!

Due to COVID-19 we will be adhering to all State of MA outdoor gathering guidelines. A maximum of 100 guests, including Chatham Bars Inn staff and vendors, will be permitted at any given time. To monitor attendance levels, all guests may access the event by walking through the Veranda at the front of the Main Inn. Face masks are required, no exceptions. The holiday snack will be pre-packaged.



ELF COOKIE & STORYBOOK DELIVERY


Available December 1st through December 23rd, between 6:00pm and 8:00pm for guests staying at the Inn.
Price is $50.00 per delivery and includes 6 cookies, a carafe of milk and one storybook.


A magical way to end the day! Schedule a time for an Elf to hand deliver milk, cookies and a holiday storybook to your child(ren) before bed. Snap a photo to capture this special memory and remember; elves put in extra good words with Santa for all of those Christmas wishes! Due to COVID-19 elves will not enter your guest room under any circumstances, and masks will be worn at all times.
Reservations MUST be made at least 48 hours in advance by contacting Concierge at 508.945.6871 or at concierge@chathambarsinn.com.



GINGERBREAD HOUSES ‘TO-GO’



December 3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th, 12th and 17th
Pick-Up Times: 3:00pm, 4:00pm & 5:00pm
$65.00 per house


Our Gingerbread House Workshop Tradition lives on! Celebrate the sweetness of the season. The award-winning pastry team at Chatham Bars Inn bakes and assembles gingerbread houses and provides them to you along with an array of edible sweets, chocolates and frosting all wrapped up in an easy ‘to-go’ package for you and your family to enjoy this holiday. Let your imagination flow and decorate a gingerbread house in the comfort of your own home surrounded by family and friends.

Houses must be reserved in advance by contacting Concierge at 508.945.6871 or at concierge@chathambarsinn.com.



HOLIDAY MIXOLOGY CLASS



Friday, December 4th - Eggnog - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Saturday, December 5th - Eggnog - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Friday, December 11th – Holiday Grog - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Saturday, December 12th – Holiday Grog - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Friday, December 18th – Santa’s Spiked Hot Cocoa - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Saturday, December 19th – Santa’s Spiked Hot Cocoa - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
$40 per person


Many of you know Adam Couto, our in-house Master Mixologist, who is sincerely passionate about cocktails! Adam will be hosting special holiday-themed classes in our new STARS Mixology Lounge throughout December. Guests will receive a glass of holiday punch upon arrival, learn how to make the weeks’ featured cocktail through demonstration, and will be given their own bar sets to use near the end of the session to make their own beverage with instruction. Walk away with a recipe card and base for the cocktail of the week!
Due to COVID-19 we will be adhering to all State of MA indoor gathering guidelines. A maximum of 20 guests are permitted per session offered. All guests should wear masks when walking around during the event. Masks may be taken off once seated, and must be put back on once you are unable to remain 6ft apart from others.

Tickets must be reserved in advance by contacting Concierge at 508.945.6871 or at concierge@chathambarsinn.com.



ADULT GINGERBREAD COMPETITION



Thursday, December 3rd - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Thursday, December 10th - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Thursday, December 17th - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
$125.00 per couple (One Gingerbread House per Couple)


It’s date night with a dash of competition! Join us in the Beach House Grill for an adult gingerbread house decorating challenge. Couples will receive one gingerbread house carefully built by our in-house culinary team as well as a supply of frosting and candy. Compete with other couples for most creative house, most festive, and more. A member of our culinary team will be there to judge and award give-a-way prizes that you won’t want to miss. Light snacks provided. Beverages will be available to purchase.
Due to COVID-19 we will be adhering to all State of MA indoor gathering guidelines. A maximum of 20 guests (10 couples) will be permitted in the space per session. All guests should wear masks when walking around during the event. Masks may be taken off once seated, and must be put back on once you are unable to remain 6ft apart from others. Light snacks are provided to complement beverages that will be available for purchase.

Tickets must be reserved in advance by contacting Concierge at 508.945.6871 or at concierge@chathambarsinn.com.




Payment information for holiday events will be obtained and charged at the point of reservation. Full refunds will be offered for cancelations 7 days prior to the event. All other cancelations will not be refundable.

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