ROXBURY — Roxbury is serving up a healthy dose of holiday cheer, along with homemade soups and New York State wines as part of the Roxbury Soup & Sip event 5-7 p.m. Dec. 22 on Main Street of the historic hamlet.
More than a dozen Roxbury businesses and organizations will serve up soups and sips, warming ticket holders as they stroll through town, admiring the holiday decorations on Main Street.
At 7 p.m., strollers will head over to the Roxbury Arts Group for a Dessert Reception, vote for favorite soup, and participate in a live auction for cool prizes.
All proceeds from this event will directly support the Roxbury Beautification Fund.
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This winter celebration also features a Holiday Decoration Contest, with prizes for Best Traditional Decor, Best Over-The-Top Illumination, and Best in Show, with winners announced at the Dessert Reception at the Roxbury Arts Group on Dec. 22.
There’s no entry fee or forms to participate, and hamlet homeowners can call the Roxbury Arts Group at 607-326-7908 for more information about the Holiday Decoration Contest.
The Soup & Sip event stroll begins at 5 p.m. Dec. 22 and the tickets, $30 each or two for $50, can be purchased at Roxbury Wines & Spirits, 53484 State Highway 30 in Roxbury, or online at eventbrite.com/e/roxbury-soup-and-sip-tickets-53059405109.
Everyone is welcome to enjoy the holiday decorations and join in the festivities at the Dessert Reception, starting at 7 p.m. at the Roxbury Arts Group, but only ticket holders will be treated to homemade soups and tastings of New York State wines.
Pick up a map of locations at Roxbury Wine & Spirits and start your stroll.