Dramatized servant tour of Christmas preparations at the Summit Avenue mansion.
100 Years of Christmas at the Dayton's
One hour illustrated lecture by popular Christmas historian James Neagbour
12/17/15 To 12/19/15
Ride Mill City Museum’s Flour Tower elevator from floor to floor for each scene of this comic and heartwarming theatrical performance guided by the Ghost of Mill City Past. Based on true stories of the 1920 Washburn Crosby holiday party culled from the pages of the employee newspaper, The Eventually News! , the play ranges from romance and danger to the origin of the company’s marketing slogan, “Eventually-Why Not Now?” A ticket includes same-day admission to Mill City Museum, though the play itself runs after public hours conclude.
Victorian Christmas Stories at the Hill House
12/20/15 To 12/20/15
Dramatic performance of classic holiday stories of the 19th century by Dickens, Fitzgerald, Hans Christian Anderson, Willa Cather and others.
Victorian Christmas Carols at the Hill House
12/26/15 To 12/27/15
One hour concert of holiday music including refreshments and Hill House Tours.