Holiday Happenings

Enjoy a historic holiday season with GCV&M!

Let us help make your holiday season a magical one! With festive special events, gift-giving inspiration, historical holiday cookies, and more – Genesee Country Village & Museum is the perfect addition to your family’s holiday-time traditions.

Holiday shopping in the Flint Hill Store

Open for shopping now - Dec. 22 on select dates. No admission necessary to shop!

Find the perfect something for everyone on your holiday shopping list! Visitors to our holiday events will have the opportunity to shop in the Flint Hill Store and explore handcrafted goods made right here in the Historic Village, artisanal wares, treats and goodies, GCV&M apparel, and so much more! Plus, you can shop our Online Store any time and have items delivered right to your doorstep this holiday season.

Holiday Afternoon Teas

December 13, 14, 20 & 21

This year’s teas will be set in our cozy fire-side lounge bedecked for the holidays. Enjoy your tea service, a roaring fire, and holiday shopping in the Flint Hill Store. Pre-purchase of tickets is necessary, as seating is limited. 

Yuletide in the Country

December 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15 & 16

Join us again this year at GCV&M for our Yuletide in the Country Tours! As you explore the wintry village bedecked in holiday splendor you’ll be invited into vignettes that illuminate the link between today’s cherished holiday traditions and the cultural customs of generations that came before. 

Breakfast with St. Nick

Saturday, December 16 (SOLD OUT on Dec. 17)

Don’t miss our annual breakfast with St. Nick! Celebrate the holiday season alongside family and friends with a tasty pancake breakfast in the Museum’s holiday-decorated Meeting Center! 

Holiday Open House

December 17

Join us for a cheerful breakfast with St. Nick in our festively decorated Meeting Center, then stroll the Historic Village bedecked in its holiday finery amid villagers bustling with preparations and offering greetings to their neighbors and friends. 

North Pole Night

December 22

Join us for a festive new offering at GCV&M – North Pole Night! Think Breakfast with St. Nick, but dinner! We’ll be hosting a delectable pasta dinner in our festively decorating Meeting Center Dining Room, complete with holiday cheer, shopping in the Flint Hill Store, and of course – the jolly old elf himself. 

Give the gift of Membership!

A Museum Membership is the perfect gift for any history lover on your holiday shopping list! Members enjoy special benefits, discounts, and access to exclusive events all year long at GCV&M.

Historic holiday cookies

The D.B. Munger & Co. Confectionery will be filling orders of fresh, Village-made cookies for you and your loved ones to enjoy this wintry season. They make great gifts and stocking stuffers, or they could be the perfect dessert to bring to all of those holiday parties.

Make a year-end gift today

As we approach the end of the year, please consider making an all-important gift to support educational programs and outreach at Genesee Country Village & Museum. Your generosity helps us continue to keep history alive for generations to come! 

Make a gift

As we approach the end of the year, please consider making a gift that supports all we do here at Genesee Country Village & Museum. We couldn’t do it without you – thank you!