Surrey’s historic Stewart Farm gets into the spirit of the holidays

The 1894 farmhouse hosts an open house and two carol sing sessions Saturday

Historic Stewart Farm will host a Christmas open house and a pair of evening carol sing sessions this Saturday, Dec. 12, from noon to 4 p.m.

Highlights at the open house include vintage decorations, classic Christmas tunes, homemade seasonal crafts and woodstove baked gingerbread cookies.

Visitors are welcome to relax, wind down and explore the grounds and the warm farmhouse, decked out for the season.

Pre-registration is a must for the evening carol sings, set for 6:30-8 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m.

Start with carols in Stewart Hall, where participants will sing along with Play on Words theatre group, followed by a tour of the farmhouse to sample figgy pudding, Christmas cookies and hot chocolate or apple cider. The program is suitable for ages six and older. Call 604-592-6956 to register.

Built in 1894, Stewart Farm, located at 13723 Crescent Road, South Surrey, is open Tuesday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. Entrance is by donation.

For more information call 604-592-6956 or visit surrey.ca/heritage.

– Cloverdale Reporter

 

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