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November 2018

Deck the Halls – Open House & Holiday Shopping

November 16, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Free – $10

Deck the Halls 2018 We are open for business! Please stop by today! Open House & Holiday Shopping Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair Friday, November 16th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Enjoy the wares of 17 fabulous vendors and a rare opportunity to visit inside the Van Vleck House, which will be decked for the holidays! Tickets: This is a free event; entrance donations are appreciated. No pre-registration. We hope to see you there! Don't…

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The Van Vleck Express Train Display & Winter Wonderland

November 16, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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One event on December 1, 2018 at 10:00 AM

One event on December 2, 2018 at 10:00 AM

One event on December 8, 2018 at 10:00 AM

Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Free – $10

NEW THIS YEAR: THE VAN VLECK EXPRESS TRAIN DISPLAY & WINTER WONDERLAND Don’t miss the magic! Stop by the Van Vleck Greenhouse to view this special, all-new Model Train & Village display, featuring G scale train layout by Peter Summers and John Malenechak of the HiRailers Club, and décor by Cindy B. Designs. Free for Friends of Van Vleck and participants at coinciding events; $5 per person and $10 per family at the door for General Public. No pre-registration.

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Deck the Halls – Woodland Holidays Cocktail Party

November 17, 2018 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Woodland Holidays Cocktail Party Tickets are no longer available for purchase online. Van Vleck House & Gardens 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair Saturday, November 17th 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Fancy a getaway to Costa Rica or a seaside Irish cottage? Dreaming of decking the entryway to your own home this holiday season with a beautiful, oversized holiday wreath? Kick off the holiday season at Van Vleck and enjoy cocktails, dinner buffet and a not-to-be-missed silent auction with great friends.…

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December 2018

Santa at Van Vleck 2018

December 1, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 AM, repeating until December 2, 2018

Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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$30 – $40

Santa at Van Vleck is SOLD OUT. Please call 973-744-4752 ext. 2 with questions, Monday through Friday. And please come by to see The Van Vleck Express! Come visit with Santa and take a fun family selfie and have Little Nest Portraits snap the perfect holiday photo! Make holiday arts and crafts with Creativity Caravan, write that special letter to the man in red and decorate your own holiday cookie. Shop at the gift boutique, and enjoy snacks and warm…

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November 2019

SOLD OUT – Van Vleck Nights, City Lights: Deck the Halls Bubbles & Boutique

November 21, 2019 @ 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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$50 – $85

Thursday, November 21  5:00 - 9:00 pm Help start off the Deck the Halls festivities with hors d'oeuvres and shopping at this fun(d)-raising event! The holiday boutique will feature fantastic vendors, promising something for everyone—the perfect place to find something for all of the women in your life! Ticket Price: $75 for Members; $85 for General Public; $50 Junior Ticket for ages 21-35 SOLD OUT

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Van Vleck Open House & Holiday Boutique

November 22, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Friday, November 22  10:00 am - 4:00 pm Enjoy the wares of the fabulous vendors at our curated holiday boutique--and get a unique opportunity to visit inside the Van Vleck House, which will be decked for the holidays! Free for Members of Van Vleck; $10 at the door for General Public. No pre-registration.

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December 2019

Sold Out – Santa at Van Vleck 2019

December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
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One event on December 8, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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  Santa is SOLD OUT! We are not able to accept walk-ins.  Saturday, December 7th & Sunday, December 8th, 10 AM - 2:30 PM Special Sensory Santa session: December 8th, 11:30 am-12:30 pm. Our Sensory Santa session is an opportunity to visit Santa in a sensory-friendly environment. Though all are welcome, this is an opportunity for children with autism and other special needs to meet with Santa in a quieter and more subdued space and in a smaller size group…

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Sold Out – Santa at Van Vleck 2019

December 8, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
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One event on December 8, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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  Santa is SOLD OUT! We are not able to accept walk-ins.  Saturday, December 7th & Sunday, December 8th, 10 AM - 2:30 PM Special Sensory Santa session: December 8th, 11:30 am-12:30 pm. Our Sensory Santa session is an opportunity to visit Santa in a sensory-friendly environment. Though all are welcome, this is an opportunity for children with autism and other special needs to meet with Santa in a quieter and more subdued space and in a smaller size group…

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Santa at Van Vleck 2019 – Special Sensory Santa session

December 8, 2019 @ 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Free

  Special Sensory Santa session: December 8th, 11:30 am-12:30 pm. Our Sensory Santa session is an opportunity to visit Santa in a sensory-friendly environment. Though all are welcome, this is an opportunity for children with autism and other special needs to meet with Santa in a quieter and more subdued space and in a smaller size group than in the other sessions. Santa will arrive each day before the 10 am session on a fire truck, courtesy of the Montclair…

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April 2020

Earth Day Celebration At Home

April 22, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Free

Although we can't get together, let's try to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day at home on Wednesday, April 22nd We can plant, compost, recycle, pick up litter and look up other ways to help keep our Earth cleaner. Check out our page "Connecting with Nature at Home" page here and try some of these activities: Earth Day Network https://www.earthday.org/earth-day-50th-anniversary/ Make a seed ball https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/children/making-seed-balls.htm EarthRise: https://earthrise2020.org/ https://vanvleck.org/van-vleck-house-garden-connecting-with-nature-at-home/ Send us some photos of your family celebrating the Earth together.…

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October 2020

Scarecrows in the Gardens! A Free Community Exhibition

October 28, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - November 8, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Creepy Crawly Halloween 2020 Event – NOW ON RAINDATE 10/31

October 31, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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This event will now take place on the rain date, Saturday 10/31/20 at the same timed sessions. All three sessions for this event have sold out. Each session will have a limit on the number of families attending to keep the overall group size manageable. The Gardens will be closed to the public on Saturday and no event tickets will be sold at the door. Visitors must have a reservation and bring a signed Covid 19 waiver for the family.…

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November 2020

A Conversation with Bobbi Brown

November 19, 2020 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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$20

While this year's annual Deck the Halls Boutique cannot be an in-person event, we are bringing all the warmth of Van Vleck House & Gardens to you with our first ever Home Edition. Join us for a virtual preview event and an intimate conversation with make-up mogul and Montclair resident, Bobbi Brown. Thursday, November 19th at 6PM Be the first to shop our meticulously curated Home Edition Boutique. A splendid assortment of fabulous finds from retailers near and far; exquisite…

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Deck The Halls – Home Edition!

November 19, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - December 1, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Discover Holiday Gifts that Spark Joy! While this year's annual Deck the Halls Boutique cannot be in-person, we are bringing all the warmth of Van Vleck House & Gardens to you with our first ever Home Edition.  Featuring a meticulously curated virtual boutique, Deck the Halls: Home Edition is open to shop around the clock from November 20th through December 1st.  A splendid assortment of fabulous finds from retailers near and far, the boutique will bring you exquisite fashion & accessories, artisan…

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December 2020

Deck The Halls – Home Edition – Virtual Wine & Cheese Tasting with Bouchaine Vineyard and Rogue Creamery

December 4, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - December 28, 2020 @ 8:00 PM

Update: Purchases made at our partners' websites will benefit The Montclair Foundation/Van Vleck House & Gardens! Bouchaine Vineyards Bouchaine.com - Promo code VVHG 15% off your purchase through January 31, 2021 and 15% of the proceeds will be donated back to The Montclair Foundation. Rogue Creamery RogueCreamery.com - Promo code VANVLECK2020 10% of your purchase will be donated back to The Montclair Foundation through December 28, 2020 Virtual Wine and Cheese Tasting with Bouchaine Vineyard and Rogue Creamery December 4th…

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March 2021

St. Patrick’s Day Virtual Beer Tasting Event

March 11 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us and our local partners Egan & Sons & Ghost Hawk Brewing Company for a St. Patrick’s Day Virtual Beer Tasting! Sample a variety of beer from Ghost Hawk Brewing Company and enjoy fabulous Irish fare from Egan & Sons in the comfort of your own home! Buy your tickets today!! Limited number of tickets available.

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October 2021

2021 Scarecrows In The Gardens Exhibit

October 7 @ 8:00 AM - October 24 @ 5:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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  Join us in the Gardens for our community scarecrow event! Groups of all types are welcome to create a scarecrow of their own design and have it featured on our scarecrow walk in Van Vleck Gardens. Please see the entry details below. Register here!   We can't wait to see what you create!    

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November 2021

Good Grows Here – Gratitude & Gatherings

November 18 @ 11:00 AM - November 21 @ 4:00 PM
Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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Update: Deck The Halls and the Floral Feasts Luncheon are sold out!  Tickets are still available for Family Day and the Holiday Boutique. The Gardens may seem to be winding down but there is a lot of good going on here! Celebrate with us at the festivities in Van Vleck House and in the Gardens! We are celebrating gratitude and gatherings in a variety of fun events. This annual event ushers in the holiday season to a variety of gatherings:…

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December 2021

Santa at Van Vleck 2021 – SOLD OUT!

December 4 @ 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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One event on December 5, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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$40 – $50

The waitlist is closed and no tickets will be sold at the door. We are thrilled to welcome back Santa to Van Vleck House & Gardens! Our local partner, New Moon Photography, will again be our professional photographer. Families will be emailed a proof gallery. Package includes one digital image of your choice. Additional digitals and prints may be purchased. Each family will have a designated 10 minute timeslot to take photos with Santa inside Van Vleck House. Only one…

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Santa at Van Vleck 2021 – SOLD OUT!

December 5 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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One event on December 5, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair, NJ 07042 United States
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$40 – $50

The waitlist is closed and no tickets will be sold at the door. We are thrilled to welcome back Santa to Van Vleck House & Gardens! Our local partner, New Moon Photography, will again be our professional photographer. Families will be emailed a proof gallery. Package includes one digital image of your choice. Additional digitals and prints may be purchased. Each family will have a designated 10 minute timeslot to take photos with Santa inside Van Vleck House. Only one…

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