First Annual Christmas in July will feature the inductees Drew Hocevar and Patty Johnson the angry elves from “A Christmas Story” and Karolyn Grimes, Zuzu, from “It’s a Wonderful Life”.
MEDINA, OH—June 12, 2014–Santa Claus is spending his vacation at Castle Noel, America’s largest indoor year round Christmas entertainment attraction featuring hundreds of movie props, and costumes, New York City animated window displays, and more. Join us at Castle Noel with a Summer Santa snapshot to celebrate Christmas in July with extended hours July 25, 26, 27.
Castle Noel Christmas Movie Actors “Walk of Fame” Ceremony
Movie stars Drew Hocevar and Patty Johnson, the angry elves from A Christmas Story, and Karolyn Grimes, Zuzu, from It’s a Wonderful Life will place their hands into concrete in front of Castle Noel as the first Christmas movie stars in the Castle Noel “Walk of Fame”.
The ceremony will take place outside the front doors of Castle Noel’s gift shop, Saturday, July 26th at 2:00 p.m. In true Hollywood style, Patty, Drew and Karolyn will press their hands into concrete and have their photos taken in original world famous Graunam’s Chinese theatre seats that were used for Hollywood’s biggest movie premiers for over 40 years. After the ceremony the stars will be available to meet and sign autographs, photos, ornaments and “Official Patty the Elf” hand crafted elf hats by Patty Johnson.
Castle Noel’s Christmas in July Gala
For a more personal experience with the Stars, Castle Noel will host a special, evening event starting at 7:00 p.m. July 26. The event features a meet-and-greet with Drew Hocevar and Patty Johnson from A Christmas Story and Karolyn Grimes from It’s a Wonderful Life. The Grand Hall will be dressed for the event. Emcee Mark Klaus, Drew, Patty and Karolyn will make you laugh during a fun filled, interactive evening. Then Patty and Drew will don their elf costumes, beat you to the top of Santa Klaus Mountain, and rudely push you down the slide just like they did to Ralphie. Ticket price includes hors d’oeuvres, bakery, beverages, music, commemorative photo and a fun-filled evening with Movie stars Drew, Patty and Karolyn. Ticket for this special Gala Event must be purchased in advance online at www.CastleNoel.com. Limited tickets available.
About Castle Noel
Founded by Nationally renowned artist and sculptor Mark Klaus and his wife Dana. Castle Noel is located in the historic Medina Square district. Mark’s collection was spotlighted on National television several times, including, QVC, HSN, Sy-Fy, Treasure Hunters Road Show and Hollywood Treasures. As well as local tv Fox8 News with Kenny Krumpton. Castle Noel houses an amazing collection of things to see and do including Hollywood props and costumes; millions of dollars in New York City Christmas Windows, a Blizzard Vortex, a Santa Chimney Squeeze and Santa Klaus Mountain where you can ride the slide just like Ralphie. In addition the dedication for our all new resort quality attraction, Alien Vacation Mini Golf in Freaky 3d what happens when Santa Klaus runs into a few friendly aliens. This addition to the venue makes it an ideal, day trip destination.