Don’t forget your Christmas in Montrose Passport

We’re just under two weeks away from the kickoff of 2015 Christmas in Montrose!

To take full advantage of all the weekend has to offer, you’ll definitely want to bring your Passport. 

Make sure you experience all that Christmas in Montrose has to offer! Get your passport stamped by as many locations as possible, and turn in to any participating business… You might win $100 cash!
Stop at: Montrose Bible Conference, Montrose Adult School, Lee’s Furniture and Radio Shack, Children’s Center of Susquehanna & Wyoming Counties, Seneca’s Bridal and Dress Boutique, Chocolates by Leopold, Joycie’s, Robert T. Griffis & Sons, Inc., NEPA Community Health Care, From the Heart, Dee’s Vapor Lounge, Kidz Consignment, Rays Shursave Market, Susquehanna County Interfaith, Pump-N-Pantry, and Butternut Gallery.

Click here to download your passport


It’s beginning to look like…

Can you believe it’s November already? And as of today we are ONE MONTH AWAY from Christmas in Montrose!

Here’s a schedule of the weekend’s events:


Friday, December 4:

9:00 am to 4:00 pmChristmas Craft Fair at the Montrose Bible Conference Dining Hall. Lunch & snacks available for purchase.

10:00 am to 4:00 pm – Around the World Nativities at Torrey Home, Montrose Bible Conference

5:00 pm – Chocolate Santa Roll at Chocolates by Leopold

5:30 pm – Christmas Tree lighting and Dedication Ceremony at the corner of Public Avenue & Church Street Sponsored by Visions Federal Credit Union

5:45 pm – Christmas Caroling & Chocolate Fountain S’mores – JHA Garage. Sponsored by JHA Companies

Saturday, December 5:

Various Christmas Church Bazaars

8:30 am to 2:30 pm – Christmas Department Store at Montrose United Methodist Church
9:00 am to 3:00 pm – Christmas Spirit at First Presbyterian Church
9:00 am to 3:00 pm – Annual Christmas Bazaar at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church
9:00 am to 3:00 pm – The Country Store at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

9:00 am to 4:00 pm – Christmas Craft Fair at the Montrose Bible Conference. Lunch & snacks available for purchase.

9:00 am – Jingle Bell Run – 3 mile run/walk starting at the courthouse steps – Toy donation for participation. Pets welcome! Sponsored by Robert Heed Logging, Inc.

10:00 am – Chocolate Santa decorating at Chocolates by Leopold

10:00 am to 2:00 pm – Cupcake Decorating – Seneca Bridal & Dress Boutique (NEW location at Tannery Place)

10:00 am to 4:00 pm – Around the World Nativities at Torrey Home, Montrose Bible Conference

11:30 am & 1:30 pm – Free children’s movie – The Santa Clause at the Montrose Theatre. Sponsored by Williams

12:30 pm to 2:30 pm – Free pictures with Santa at the Susquehanna County Library Sponsored by Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Festival of Christmas Trees at the Rosemont Inn

Sunday, December 6:

3:00 pm – Christmas Chorale Concert- First Presbyterian Church, 71 Church Street across from Bartron Meyer Funeral Home


Just a few days away…get ready for Christmas in Montrose 2014

With Christmas in Montrose just a few days away, we want to make sure you have everything you need for the event.

Head over to the Schedule page to see the full schedule of events associated with Christmas in Montrose this weekend. And don’t forget, you can listen along on AM 800 throughout the weekend.

Thank you to our WONDERFUL sponsors of Christmas in Montrose – you help make this a holly jolly event.

And we couldn’t do ANY of this without our volunteers and planning committee – they’ll be hard at work all weekend so be sure to give them a smile or a thank you as you see them working around town.

Last but certainly not least, don’t forget to print out your Passport. Simply fill up your passport with stamps from the participating businesses and turn it in for a chance to win $100 in cold hard cash. That’s one way to earn some spending money for the holidays!

Print one out now by clicking on the image below.

Christmas in Montrose 2014 Passport



It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Montrose!

It’s hard to believe but we are just a few short weeks away from Christmas in Montrose – although the temperatures are certainly beginning to feel like December.

Below is our finalized poster with all of the great things happening around town December 5th weekend. We hope you’ll join us in celebrating Christmas in Montrose!

Click the image below for a larger version of the 2014 Christmas in Montrose poster.

Christmas in Montrose 2014


Get Ready! Christmas in Montrose is on its way!

We hope you all had a very lovely spring, summer and start of fall…can you believe how quickly the year has gone?

It’s flown by so quickly in fact, it’s time for us to start sharing all of the great activities coming up the first weekend of December at Christmas in Montrose. This site is still under a bit of construction, but please check back frequently.

You can see our current event lineup over on our Schedule page – we will be adding new things as we get closer to the date!

And as always, please leave comments and feedback about what YOU would like to see this year.


Thank you for celebrating Christmas in Montrose!!!

Thank you to EVERYONE who helped out with the Christmas in Montrose weekend – the planning committee, the organizations who volunteered, the businesses who participated in the window decorating competition, the wonderful crew of people who helped to put the tree up, our wonderful sponsors….and everyone who came to enjoy in the festivities!

We hope you all had a great time despite the chilly weather and that you took advantage of all of the wonderful food, shopping, events and general fun times.

We will be posting pictures and videos shortly, so be on the lookout for those.

We’d like to congratulate Montrose Motors on their win in the Window Decorating Competition for their lovely window.

And the top floats in the Parade of Lights were

  1. Harford  Scout Pack 98
  2. Peoples Security Bank and Trust
  3. Snake Creek Fire Co’s Antique Fire Truck (Privately owned by Ron Coy and Family)