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Holiday Events, Shows and More this Weekend in South Orange and Maplewood

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SOUTH ORANGE AND MAPLEWOOD, NJ - It's another weekend filled with holiday events, shows, concerts and more in and around South Orange and Maplewood.
 
Here's what's happening in the two towns:
 
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11
Rent Party is at The Woodland in Maplewood. Doors open at 8 p.m., minimum donation $5. Details here.
 
The Tweens of Comedy Improv show is at the Burgdorff Center in Maplewood, shows at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m., free admission. Details here.
 
 
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12
South Orange's Hometown Holiday is celebrated in the Village Center. Santa visit, elf parade, tree lighting, and more. Details here
 
Dickens Village in Ricalton Square in Maplewood has events all day, full schedule here.
 
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13
An Indoor Winter Farmers' Market will be held at The Woodland in Maplewood from noon to 4 p.m. Details here.
 
The Springfield Avenue Holiday Celebration is from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Details here.

 
ONGOING
The Good Doctor has performances all weekend at Seton Hall University in South Orange. Free admission, details here.
 
South Orange's holiday store, Pop 'N Shop, is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 65 South Orange Ave. (details here).
 
The Rotary Club's Christmas Tree Sale continues until all the trees are sold. More info. here.
 
Gallery 103 in Maplewood has a Holiday Pop-Up Art Shop open on Saturday and Sunday (details here).
 
A Christmas Story: The Musical is playing at The Papermill Playhouse in Millburn. Details here.
 
Santa train rides are available at various locations, more info. here.  
 
Model train displays are at the Baron Arts Center Train Show (open daily) and the Model Train Holiday Light and Sound Show (open Friday, Saturday and Sunday).
 
Looking ahead, there's the Jolly Jingle Jam on Sat., Dec. 19, and First Night Maplewood South Orange is just around the corner on Dec 31.

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