Tag Archives: Charles Dickens

‘It Feels Like London’ at the Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles [VIDEO, PHOTOS]

The Festival Fanatics hit up the month-long Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles on Dec. 2, 2012. And despite the rain, the wind, the cold and the generally uncooperative weather, we came away thinking about the dedication of those who walk around … Continue reading

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Dickens Festival Takes Over Port Jefferson Village for 17th Year

Started in 1996, the Dickens Festival in Port Jefferson, Long Island has become a premier holiday event. Running from Nov. 30-Dec. 2, the weekend festival features costumed characters, decorated streets and shops, Victorian entertainment and food. This holiday festival offers many … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival To Perform Holiday Favorite In Historic Home!

One of the most popular events of the holiday season begins on November 30 and runs for nine performances.  It is the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival’s live performance of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” The venue for this new holiday … Continue reading

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Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles — Weekends Nov. 23-Dec. 24

There is perhaps no better author of Christmas tales than Charles Dickens. He is most known for his classic “A Christmas Carol”, and throughout the country festival organizers put on “Dickens Christmas” festivals. Skaneateles is one in New York.

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