Holiday Happenings


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‘Bee’ Enchanted with our Holiday Happenings…Holidays the Way it Should Be!


Our Famous Holiday Tea starts December 5th- Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 12-3:00.  Join us for a decadent afternoon of traditional steeped tea,  petite desserts, our legendary scones, preserves and finger sandwiches; featuring harpist Allyn Donath.


Holiday Open House,Wednesday, December 4th, 5:00-6:00 pm

Join us for the  unveiling of our gingerbread houses and a sneak peek at our ‘elves’ hard work!  Mulled cider, freshly baked cookies and a visit from the Eastern Connecticut Ballet will be sure to put a smile on the face of children of all ages.

Tuesday, December 24th, Christmas Eve DinnerView the menu, Seating times 4:30-8:00 pm

Holiday Artisan Showcase, Tuesdays in November & December, 5:00-8:00 pm


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 Every Tuesday from 5-8:00 pm,  starting November 12th, a selection of the finest local artists, jewelry designers, and boutiques will set up shop at the Bee! Support your local artisans while getting through your holiday shopping list. It just so happens that ‘Bee Happy Hour’ coincides with the showcase- cocktails and shopping, oh my!

 November 12th: Annie Mame by Ann Nyberg~ Vintage Collections, Dee Griffith Matura~Jewelry Design, Lisa Fatone Design~ Ornaments, Jewelry, Watercolors
November 19th: Amy Leiner Designs~Jewelry, Iryna Kavalenka~Women’s Apparel

November 26th: Jordan~ Screen printed home goods, children’s apparel, Simply Eartha~Jewelry, Home goods
December 3: Chris Karpinski~oil paintings; Kathryne Wright, Hammered Edge~jewelry and artifacts
December 10:  Kristofer Rowe~wildlife and avian photography; SkyChaser Photography, Lisa Fatone Design~ Ornaments, Jewelry, Watercolors
December 17 Jen Conroy (jewelry); East Wharf Bags (canvas totes)

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