Christmas is the most magical time of year, especially when you spend it with us in Wallingford, CT. During the holiday season, our charming New England town comes to life with holiday cheer and festive events. If you’re thinking about spending the holidays with us, here are some great ideas for a Wallingford Christmas that you’ll never forget. You’ll also find a wide variety of local activities and attractions listed in our free Vacation Guide, so be sure to download yours today!
2 Things to Do for a Memorable Wallingford Christmas
1. Wallingford Holiday Stroll
Kick off the holiday season with the highly anticipated Wallingford Holiday Stroll! On November 30th from 4 pm to 9 pm, three streets in the downtown area will be filled with festive activities for everyone in the family. You can expect a bonfire, roasted chestnuts, carolers, ice carvers, a raffle in participating local stores, and much more. Plus, it’s a great way to get a first look at the dazzling Christmas lights strung throughout town. It’s an evening of yuletide fun that you won’t soon forget!
2. Fun Walks
Throughout the holiday season, Wallingford puts on two family-friendly fun walks throughout the streets of Downtown Wallingford. Reindeer Rally is a one-mile fun walk and great fun for everyone in the family. The event takes place on December 2nd from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. Be one of the first 100 to register and you’ll get a free pair of antlers to wear during the walk.
Stroll Santa Stroll is another Christmas themed fun walk in Wallingford! Before meeting with Santa Claus himself, families will take a one-mile journey through downtown and indulge in complimentary treats such as coffee, and hot chocolate. The walk will take place on December 3rd from 10 am to 12 pm.
Registration for these walks is only $5 per person, $10 per family, or free to those who donate a child’s toy. Proceeds collected at the event benefit Holiday for Giving, an organization that helps local Wallingford families in need. Chick-Fil-A will also be providing free breakfast sandwiches for attendees!
Spend Your Christmas Getaway With Us at The Wallingford Victorian Inn
A very special Christmas getaway to Wallingford, CT calls for a unique place to stay! Welcome to The Wallingford Victorian Inn, a boutique bed and breakfast that captures the elegance of the Victorian era while providing all the modern amenities you love. For more than a century, our historic inn has stood watch over our town and welcomed visitors from all over the world.
During your holiday getaway, you’ll be invited to celebrate the season with us and escape your hectic everyday schedule. Our library and parlor are a great place to converse with other guests and admire our lovely Christmas decorations. You may also retreat to your own private guest suite and indulge in amenities such as plush spa robes, Jacuzzi tubs, and period decor. Plus, you’ll be treated to a hot homemade breakfast each morning of your stay!