A suggested donation of $20 is requested, and a reception to meet the artists follows the performance. For more information: (914) 245-2186, www.fpcyorkown.org
Yorktown Flag Football Tournament for a Cause
Join the Yorktown men's flag football league tournament on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Legacy Fields for a great cause.
The 2nd Annual Run-N-Gun Shootout features talented players competing in a 6 v. 6 tournament to raise awareness and funds for two organizations – Hope for the Warriors and Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. You don't have to play to join – come watch, have a hot dog and drop a dollar in the boot.
Caring Santa at Jefferson Valley Mall
Caring Santa is a special event dedicated to families that have children with special needs, providing a subdued environment to visit Santa. Steps are taken to reduce sensory triggers, creating a more comforting environment for their magical visit with Santa.
The Caring Santa event at Jefferson Valley Mall will be held on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 a.m. and reservations are required. Because the mall is closed at this hour, guests are asked to enter the mall through South Main Entrance. The program is guided by AbilityPath, an online support organization serving the special needs community for over 90 years. Reservations can be secured at www.caringsanta.com.
Somers Holiday CelebrationThe town of Somers' Christmas Tree lighting celebration will be held on Sunday, Dec. 8 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Elephant Hotel and Wright House Homestead. From 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. you can enjoy children's crafts, refreshments and music at the Wright House Homestead. Take pictures with Santa from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the first floor of the Elephant Hotel. There will also be a gingerbread house display, holiday music and complimentary hot chocolate, a sing-along with the Somers Girl Scouts. The celebration will culminate with the lighting of the tree at 5 p.m.
Other great events from around the area include: