On Saturday, November 27, there will be a Kettle Dance hosted by Port Jervis’ Salvation Army. This will take place at the downtown promenade from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. There will also be the city’s official downtown tree lighting, which will take place at 6 pm at the downtown promenade. The tree lighting will include a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, music by the Broome Street Band, and refreshments provided by Port Jervis’ Salvation Army.
On Sunday, November 28, the very popular Kristkindlmarkt makes its return to downtown Port Jervis, from 10 a.m. to 5 pm. Included are all of the things everyone loves each year at the Kristkindlmarkt, plus a brand-new feature. Directed by Al Gessner, Port Jervis will be able to enjoy the city’s first ever Tuba Band. This band will perform at downtown promenade at noon.
Don’t forget, this weekend kicks off the holiday season in Port Jervis and local shopping at our city’s local businesses. Please patronize these businesses this holiday season and all year long. Our city’s local businesses do a lot for our community all year long, and they have great items to be enjoyed as gifts for all.