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Taste of Christmas Past

Erie County , Greater Niagara | Food & Drink

Taste of Christmas Past

Join us for our 3rd annual Taste of Christmas Past, featuring a menu of Victorian Christmas favorites. Catered by Banchetti by Rizzo’s, Taste of Christmas Past offers a gourmet dining experience – featuring a scrumptious dinner and a yuletide food and beverage tasting in the Historic Village. Guests will also enjoy the sounds of caroling, a nostalgic Christmas tree lighting, and rousing auctions. Musical entertainment provided by Buffalo Schwaben Chor, Historic Organ Grinder Dan Wilke, and a live big band.

$65 Non-members; $450 Table of 8.

$500 TOCP Special Pricing for Table of 8 and half page ad in the evening’s program.


Hors D’oeuvres

Baked Brie with Candied Pecans Cheese and Cracker Assortment Curry Meatballs Smoked Herring – Blind Robins Stuffed Oysters


Duck with Cranberry Peach Compote and Roasted Squash Glazed Ham with Pineapple and Bourbon Sweet Potatoes Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing and Green Bean Casserole


Apple Crisp Liebkucken Cookies Plum Pudding with Hard Sauce

Cash Bar Featuring

Beer Buttered Rum Eggnog Hot Chocolate Mixed Drinks Soda Spiced Wine Warm Cider Wassial Wine

Please note, hors d’oeuveres will be served beginning at 5:45 pm. Entrees will be served beginning at 6:45 pm until 8:00 pm.


6:00 – 8:00 pm

Entertainment by Dan Wilke, Organ Grinder

Auction & Raffles Open

Museum Galleries Open

6:15 pm & 7:15 pm

Guided Lantern Tours of the Historic Village

(45 minutes each)

7:00 – 7:45 pm

Buffalo Schwaben Chor

8:00 pm

Silent Auction

8:30 pm

Christmas Tree Lighting & Caroling by the Schwaben Chor on the Bandstand

8:30 – 10:00 pm

Big Band Performance

Event Details

    Dec. 9, 2017 - Dec. 9, 2017
    06:00 PM - 10:00 PM