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Candlelight Reading of "Twas the Night Before Christmas!"

  • 200 S. Main St., Saint Charles, MO 63301
  • Free

Enjoy a special candlelight reading of "Twas the Night Before Christmas" by author Clement Clarke Moore with musical accompaniment in the historic Chauncey Shepard residence at the historic site. The character portrayal of this historic author in period dress, along with the cozy setting for this event, will help you step back in time to 1823 when the story was written. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the season and come hear the story like never before.

Readings will happen every 15 minutes each Wednesday and Friday evening from Nov. 29 through Dec. 20. The event is free and open to the public. Space is limited.


St. Charles is known for its warm welcome, unique historical perspective, and beautiful sites—there’s so much to do you’ll need more than a day.

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