Homemade Handmade Christmas and #Paramotor Elves candy drop to be held 9a to 1p Dec 2 2023
Get ready for a holly, jolly time at the Museum of Veterans and Military History in Vilonia! We're decking the halls for our Homemade/Handmade Christmas extravaganza on December 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and you won't want to miss a moment of the festive fun.
🎅 Santa and Mrs. Claus are Coming to Town! Join us for a jolly good time as the North Pole's finest couple, Santa and Mrs. Claus, spread holiday cheer. Capture the magic with free buggy and Humvee rides, weather permitting, to make your Christmas memories extra special.
🍭 #Paramotor Elves' Candy Drop Spectacular! Look up at 9:30 a.m. as our #paramotor elves from Run Into the Sky, perform a candy drop, adding an airborne twist to the festivities. It's a sweet surprise from above!
☕ Sip, Shop, and Swing! Savor the season with free hot chocolate while waiting for your turn. Dance instructor Gidget Ferrin will keep spirits high, spinning tunes and teaching a step or two. It's a dance party to warm your winter soul!
🛍️ Shop Small, Shop Unique! Discover treasures from local small businesses offering one-of-a-kind items. Inside the museum's barn, find baked goods, artwork, and gift items for sale. Bring your appetite and indulge in a bowl of soup or gumbo for just $5, or grab a delicious sandwich.
🎄 Step Back in Time with Christmas Truce Narration! Historian Darriel Ezell will transport you to the Christmas Truce of 1914, a heartwarming tale from the trenches of World War I. Dressed in period uniform, Darriel will stand in front of a makeshift trench, bringing the story to life in a way that will warm your heart this holiday season.
🏛️ Explore the Museum! While you're here, don't forget to explore the museum's fascinating exhibits. Open every Friday and Saturday at 9 a.m., the Museum of Veterans and Military History is your portal to the rich history of our brave servicemen and women. Group tours can be arranged, so feel free to give us a call at 501-796-8181.
Join us for a day of joy, shopping, and historical wonder at The Museum of Veterans and Military History, 53 N. Mt. Olive Vilonia, Arkansas, where Christmas magic meets rich history. Your festive adventure begins here! 🎁🎄🎉