Starting on Monday, local Harvard Square businesses will be displaying gingerbread houses at the Charles Hotel. The houses will be raffled off to benefit the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter which provides 24 homeless individuals a safe, clean, and caring place to stay during the winter months.’
Trademark Tours contributed of course, by making a gingerbread Out-of-Town News, completed with a gingerbread Hahvahd Tour sign and tour guide! Check out the holiday spirit at Sparklefest in Harvard Square from now until the end of the year!
Season’s Greetings! The Harvard Square Business Association is delighted to announce a new addition to Sparklefest…the first ever Harvard Square Gingerbread Village! Take a break from your holiday shopping in Harvard Square and allow us to extend to you our warmest wishes during this festive season. Please join us on the Charles Hotel courtyard (One Bennett Street) on 12/18/2016 .
Come see the Gingerbread Village and from 1:30pm until 3:00pm, visit Santa Claus! He will be on hand for kids of all ages to share their special requests and Christmas wishes. Don’t forget your camera; Santa likes having his photo taken!
Harvard Square businesses including Beat Brasserie, Cabot’s Candy, Grendel’s Den, Henrietta’s Table, Hotel Tria, LF Stores, Oona’s Experienced Clothing, Remax Leading Edge, Shake Shack, Sheraton Commander Hotel, Trademark Tours and Y2Y Harvard Square Shelter are busy creating intricately-designed and deliciously-edible gingerbread houses! They will be on display in the lobby of the Charles Hotel from December 12th – December 20th…and you can bring one home!