Annual Holiday Celebration

Annual Holiday Celebration

Mayor Robert R. D’Amelio and the West Haverstraw Board of Trustees will host the Annual Holiday Celebration on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in the West Haverstraw Community Center, located at 130 Samsondale Avenue.

            Adaris Ortiz, coordinator of the event says, “The Holiday Celebration is my favorite of all of the activities hosted by the Village. Seeing the reactions of the children and the adults as they enter the winter wonderland and wait for Santa’s arrival is priceless.”


Family-friendly activities during the Holiday Celebration include:

  • Holiday sing-a-long – led by area choruses
  • Photo opportunities with Santa and his elves
  • Hot chocolate and cookies

The Holiday Celebration is free of charge.

For additional information, download the event flyer.


Pictures from the 2018 Annual Holiday Celebration

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • What if it rains? Will there be a rain date?

There will be no rain date as the event is held indoors.

  • Is there any fee?

There is no fee for this event.

  • Will there be food?

The only food that will be there will be cookies, hot chocolate, and water.

  • Will the children be able to take a photo with Santa?

Yes, all children of all ages are able to take a memorable photo with Santa.

  • Is there a required dress code?

No, there is not.

  • Do any of the cookies or refreshments contain nuts?

No, they do not. We get our refreshments and the cookies from Stop and Shop.

  • How time does the event last until?

It varies and depends on how many people attend the event.