Week 5 of Home for the Holidays offers visitors a number of musical performances in the form of classical and cultural traditions. Plus, Roberson will receive a special visit from Santa on Saturday from 1PM – 3PM.


Friday, December 14

Four Calling Birds (6 – 8PM)
Four Calling Birds will be calling Roberson Mansion home for the evening, singing songs of Christmas cheer .

Holiday Mansion Tours (6PM and 7PM)

Planetarium Shows
(Sponsored by Matthews Auto Group)
6:00PM: Season of Light
7:00PM: The Life & Death of the Sun

All About Art Winter Break Camp (15% off sale ends Dec 14)
Friday, December 28
Grades 2 – 6
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Saturday, December 15

Santa’s Craftshop (12PM – 3PM)
(Sponsored by Marchuska Brothers Construction)

Santa Comes to Roberson (1 – 3PM)
We will be playing host to the one and only Santa Claus.

Holiday Mansion Tours (1, 2, and 3PM)

Planetarium Shows
(Sponsored by Matthews Auto Group)
12:30PM: Two Small Pieces of Glass
1:30PM: Let it Snow
2:30PM: Polaris: The Star That Doesn’t Move?
3:30PM: Season of Light

Shepherd & Ewe Musical Duo (12PM – 4PM)
Enjoy the sounds of the season with the wonderful musical duo of Shepherd and Ewe, as the play on the grand piano and cello.

Binghamton Children’s Choir (2PM – 2:30PM)
The Binghamton Children’s Choir is a recreational community choir program focused on music and movement. Come hear their holiday songs echo through the halls of Roberson.


Sunday, December 16

Holiday Mansion Tours (1, 2, and 3PM)

Planetarium Shows
(Sponsored by Matthews Auto Group)
12:30PM: Season of Light
1:30PM: From Earth to the Universe
2:30PM: Let it Snow
3:30PM: Polaris: The Star That Doesn’t Move?

Siobhan Irish Dance (12PM – 1PM)
Delight in a cultural tradition from overseas in Roberson’s second floor gallery.

Seneca St. Recorders (1PM – 3PM)
The Seneca St. Recorders will be playing everything from Renaissance consort music to arrangements of Baroque, modern, and folk traditions.

Homeschool Carolers (1PM – 2PM)
The Homeschool Carolers will be lighting the halls with their songs.

A Christmas Carol
Follow Ebeneezer Scrooge through the rooms and halls of Roberson Mansion in this interactive production of A Christmas Carol. Limited tickets available.
Tickets Sold Out


Thanks to this weekend’s sponsor


What’s coming up
The Last Masquerade in the Mansion
The year’s end party is back for one final send-off in the Roberson Mansion. Limited tickets available.
Tickets available >



Support provided by the general operations support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; the Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation; the Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquariums Program, administered by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreational, and Historical Preservation; and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.