A small-town style Holiday Open House and Small Business Saturday shopping spree will welcome the season as only Larchmont Village can on Nov. 26 from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The second annual combined event is on Larchmont Blvd., between First St. and Melrose Ave. Costumed carolers will entertain passengers on a hop-on, hop-off trolley with 12 “reindeer stops” up and down the Blvd.
Carolers will also sing holiday favorites in the Village, and merchants will be offering refreshments and good cheer. Larchmont Blvd. will be decked in all its finery with velvet red bows adorning 100 ficus trees and light poles on the Bouelvard.
Santa will arrive on a red Fire Station truck, heading north on Larchmont from First St. to his destination at the Rotary Christmas tree lot on North Larchmont Blvd. A holiday tree and a wreath will be raffled off at 1, 2 and 3 p.m.
The holidays are coming sooner than ever this year with only three weekends in December before Christmas, said Tim Gogan, chairman of the Larchmont Boulevard Assoc.-sponsored event Other members on the event committe are Edie Frere, Joane Henneberger, Leisha Willis, Jane Gilman and Elsa Gillham.