December Holiday Events in Hubbardston!

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Brunch with Santa 

Saturday December 7th 10am - Noon at Hubbardston Center School Cafe. 

Come join us for a photo opportunity with Santa! Bring your kids or grandkids and your camera, take as many pictures as you’d like with Santa. All are welcome! 

  • Chinese Auction
  • Crafts
  • 1st Annual Gingerbread Contest
  • Brunch (Muffins, doughnuts, bagels, fruit and juice. Plenty of coffee for adults!)

$10 donation per family for entrance. All proceeds goes towards the Special Events Fund for this and future events. 

For more info on Brunch with Santa:


Gingerbread House Contest 

Get ready to pre-heat the oven, pull out the cookie sheets and decorating tips, and enter Hubbardston’s First Annual Gingerbread House Contest! Gingerbread houses should be delivered to the Hubbardston Center School on Saturday, December 7, 2019 between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.

Gingerbread Houses may be entered in one of these categories:

  • Family: Guardian/s and their children under the age of 18
  • Jr. Child: Individual child, ages 8 and under
  • Child: Individual child, age 9-12
  • Teen: Individual child, age 13-17
  • Adult: Individual adult, age 18 and older

Please see contest rules:


Hubbardston Light Fight! 

Two weekends only! 

December 6th, 7th & 8th December 13th, 14th, & 15th 5-8pm

Come to Hubbardston and see all the entries for the 3rd annual Hubbardston Light Fight! Follow the road listing to see all the entries and vote online for your favorite light display!

This year there are 2 categories for entry forms: 

  • Traditional-Classic
  • Go Big or Stay Home

Entry forms due December 1st. 

For entry forms & contest rules:


Christmas Fair 

Saturday December 7th 8am-3pm at Senior Center. Join the Seniors for their annual Christmas Fair! 

  • Local Artist and Vendors
  • Handmade Gifts
  • Homemade Baked Goods
  • Hot Soups with Homemade Bread available for eat in or take out
  • Mrs. Clause will be present all day with an appearance by Santa!

For more information contact Claudia at 978-928-1400 x211


Tree Lighting on the Common 


Saturday December 14th 

  • 5:30-6:30pm concert 
  • 6:30-6:45pm sing along 
  • 6:45-7:00pm refreshments 
  • 7:00pm Tree lighting, menorah and 8,000 lights will be lit on the Common 

All events will take place at the First Parish Unitarian Church on the Common

For more information about these events or other events in Town, please contact the Special Events Advisor, Katie Young at: