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Fanningbank in Charlottetown sharing sights and sounds of holiday season

Monica Alonso from Colombia and sisters Anna and Andrea Jerez of Mexico enjoyed the beautiful decorations at the open house at the lieutenant-governor’s residence on Monday.  ©THE GUARDIAN
Monica Alonso from Colombia and sisters Anna and Andrea Jerez of Mexico enjoyed the beautiful decorations at the open house at the lieutenant-governor’s residence last December. This year's open house will take place Tuesday, Dec. 4, 1-3 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. and again on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 1-3 p.m. ©THE GUARDIAN - Katie Smith

Government House is once again coming alive with the sights and sounds of Christmas.

Lt.-Gov. Antoinette Perry will host the Annual Christmas Open House on Tuesday, Dec., 4 1-3 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. and again on Wednesday, Dec. 5,  1-3 p.m.

Visitors can view the decorations artistically arranged by Shelly Campbell of Tyne Valley and stroll through Fanningbank. Music will be performed on Tuesday by pianist Jacqueline Sorensen-Young, Sirens/Harmonia Choirs and pianist Andrea Ellis. Canada Remembers Chorus will perform Wednesday afternoon.

There is no admission.

The viewing areas of Government House are wheelchair accessible and parking is available on the grounds for those with mobility limitations.

For those who may wish to extend their enjoyment of viewing seasonal decorations, Beaconsfield Historic House will also be hosting a Christmas Open House on Dec. 4 only from 1-3 pm.

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