Newtown Youth and Family Services

Cultural Entertainment & Confections

Sponsored by:

December 5th
11:00am - 4:00pm
Included in Holiday Festival Ticket.
Location: Edmond Town Hall, Alexandria Room

Celebrate world cultures through music & dance.

Head over to the Alexandria Room at Edmond Town Hall to warm up with hot tea, coffee, cider and sweet treats*. Enjoy performance art and music from around the world. 

*Confections Box is first come, first served while supplies last!

Entertainment provided by:
  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
    Western Connecticut State University Steel Band
  • 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
    Ashurst Academy of Irish Dance
    More info...
  • 12:25 pm - 1:55 pm
    Austrian Boys Band 
    Traditional Austrian-German Style & Alpine-American Rock Music. More info...
  • The Alpenland Tänzer Dancers
    Alpine "Schuhplatteln" Dancing. More info...
  • 2:05 pm - 2:50 pm
    Phoenix Performing Arts
    Chinese Classical and Folk Dance. More info...
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Fiesta del Norte
    Mexican Mariachi band performing traditional folk and popular music of Mexico. More info...
Confections & Beverages provided by:
  • Uncle Matt's Bakery & Cafe
  • Church Hill Village
  • Maplewood at Stony Hill
  • Newtown Rehabilitation & Health Care Center
  • Blue Jay Orchards
  • UK Gourmet
  • Dunkin' (Queen Street)



All proceeds from the Holiday Festival will go to Newtown Youth & Family Services (NYFS). The Holiday Festival is NYFS' largest annual fundraiser and proceeds go towards mental health, autism and community services. 

NYFS is a non-profit youth service bureau and mental health clinic for children, teens, adults and seniors.

For over 35 years, NYFS has been committed to providing high quality human health services to promote individual and community wellness. Specialized services include: outpatient individual, couples and family counseling, substance abuse treatment services, Autism and social skills programs, prevention initiatives and support groups.