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FREE PARKING IN DOWNTOWN AMHERST
Saturdays & Sundays from November 26th through December 24th, 2016

 

Thursday, December 1, Holiday Window Decorating Contest with special guest visit by WRSI’s Joan Holliday.

Who has the best holiday window in downtown? You get to decide! Join us for a special Arts Night Plus with special correspondent and judge Joan Holiday from WRSI.

Voting automatically enters you into a raffle for a downtown Amherst $50 gift card. Winner will be announced December 19th! The winning business will receive an ad (valued at approximately $300) in the Amherst Bulletin!
2016 Holiday Window Competition

 

 

The 41st Annual Merry Maple
December 2, 2016
3:00 – 6:00pm

In front of the Amherst Town Hall & North Common
Join the Amherst BID and Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce for this classic downtown Amherst holiday event. There will be singing from the Amherst Regional Middle School chorus, carriage rides, the UMass Amherst Minuteman Marching Band, lighting of the big Merry Maple and more! You can also visit, www.facebook.com/MerryMaple for updates.

Quick look at this year’s event: here

 

 

Pack The Sack, December 3, 2016 
Details to follow

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December 10 – Flash Mob Caroling

Meet Under the Merry Maple at 2:30 pm.

Song sheets to be provided

 

Downtown Student BOGO Day, December 15, 2016

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December 17 Free Concert at The Pacific Lodge, 7 p.m.  EVENT IS CANCELLED FOR SATURDAY…STAY TUNED FOR NEW DATE!

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December 18, Free Concert at The Unitarian Universalist Church, Sunday, 4:30 p.m. 

Amherst Community Band plays Holiday Favorites!

 

LAST-MINUTE LARRY SHOP LATE DOWNTOWN!

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December 22 at participating
venues.