Christmas at the Seiberling, an annual holiday tradition in Kokomo, will kick off with the Opening Night Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, November 27, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. at the Seiberling Mansion, located at 1200 West Sycamore Street in Kokomo. Admission is $4 adults and $1 children under 12. Thousands of lights will be turned on to illuminate the beautifully decorated Seiberling Mansion for the holiday season.
Santa will arrive in a horse drawn carriage, and the evening will be filled with holiday fun, visits with Santa, musical performances, cookies & wassail, and Mansion tours from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Carriage rides will also be offered, but must be reserved in advance by calling 765-452-4314. Christmas at the Seiberling will continue through December 30, 2010 (closed on Dec. 24 & 25.) Visitors can tour the Seiberling Mansion in its holiday splendor Tuesday through Sunday from 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Other 2010 holiday events at the Seiberling Mansion include the Holiday Spirits Wine, Champagne and Beer Tasting on Dec. 3 from 6-8 p.m. and the Seiberling Mansion Candle Light Tours on Dec. 11 from 6-9 p.m. In addition, lunch and tours and Seiberling Mansion dinner parties are available by reservation only. For more information, call 765-452-4314 or visit www.HowardCountyMuseum.org.