top of page

Who Stole the Silverbells

Citizens of Holly Hills: save the date, mark your calendars, and set your alarms – the annual Snowflake Manor Tacky Sweater party held in honor of the Holly Hills Christmas Queen is just around the corner!  As you all know, Martha May Bells has been crowned the Christmas Queen again this year - for the 8th year in a row!  The townspeople should all take note of her bountiful Christmas spirit and strive to be like her during the holiday season.  Her home on Jolly Street in the Sugarplum Point subdivision is decorated with ornamentation and lights worldwide! It is a fantastic sight to see!
This charming event will take place in the spectacular Silver Bells Ballroom of the Snowflake Manor. The famous Holly Hills silver bells will be on display in the foyer of the manor for all to admire! Party guests will mingle in tacky sweater garb with enchanting people, exquisite food, and fabulous entertainment. It will be a night to remember, and you will make lovely Christmas memories for years to come! 
Dress to impress with your Christmas tacky sweater! This is where your story begins.

Guest List



Martha May Bells is an heiress who always gets what she wants—except for her secret childhood crush. She has mastered the art of eavesdropping, so if you have skeletons in your cupboard, it is best not to breathe a word of them. The neighbors get annoyed by Martha May during the holiday season because she is ultra-competitive with her Christmas décor.

Suggested attire: Tacky but elegant Christmas sweater. Hair in an outrageous Christmas-inspired updo. Underneath, wear a glamorous red or green gown and any props worthy of a wealthy heiress.




Carol Knight is one of the most friendly people you will ever have the pleasure of meeting. As a manicurist, Carol knows almost everybody in Holly Hills because they are on her client list. However, she stresses during the holidays since her eccentric brother comes to town.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.  Even tackier Christmas accessories to go with your sweater.



Dog Groomer

Sam Manger is the obnoxious dog groomer at Manger Mutt Cuts. Sam is an animal lover and takes excellent care of animals. However, this groomer usually has horrible ideas for pet haircuts. Sam’s newest style is the box cut, and the poodles of Holly Hills are all hiding in closets until their hair grows back.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.  (Optional: Print off pictures of ridiculous dog grooming cuts to bring with you as your portfolio.) For cheeky laughs, wear a dog onesie or costume under your sweater.




Eddie Evergreen is an obnoxious baker at Cousin Eddie’s Cookies.  Eddie lives life without worry and doesn’t care about being judged. The townsfolk of Holly Hills nicknamed Eddie 3C, which stands for crass, cluttered, and chaotic.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.  A spatula, whisk, and a chef’s hat or costume are optional accessories.



Display Design Manager

Ginger Starry is the manipulative display designer for Nogstrum’s Department Store. Ginger is known for her outlandish tree designs and gorgeous holiday décor throughout the store. Ginger definitely has a creative spirit!

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.  Very over-the-top Christmas accessories.




Farrah Frost plays the role of The Sugarplum Fairy at the Decking Halls Playhouse.  Farrah is a beautiful ballerina who teaches private lessons to the kids of Holly Hills in the offseason. During the holidays, however, Farrah is always on her toes.  

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.  Ballet shoes & fairy wings are optional accessories.



Olympic Ice Dancer

Roxy Rudolph is an enigma to most people of Holly Hills. She is a talented Olympic and U.S. National Champion ice dancer. Roxy has decided to put her skates away, slow down the pace, and enjoy life. She plans to open an eggnog shop on Winter Street next to Cousin Eddie’s Cookies. 

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.    Silver medal is an optional prop.



Candy Store Owner

Scut Furkus, once the notorious neighborhood bully tormenting the Sugar Plum Point subdivision for many years, inherited a candy store. Soon after, the townsfolk picketed the store on the sidewalk, so Scut had to turn over a new leaf.  This former bully now ranks among the most helpful individuals in Holly Hills.

 Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.  Coonskin cap is an optional accessory.



Train Conductor

Ralphie Chestnut is genuinely fun to be around because he was born for comedy. A dedicated train conductor for the North Pole Express, he loves to tell jokes during the ride. He’s known for the story about his mother buying him a BB gun for Christmas after months of begging, and he nearly shot himself in the eye the first and last time he pulled the trigger.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater and an engineer cap or engineer costume under the sweater.  Glasses as an accessory.




Kevin McAllister is a thirty-something who still lives at home with his parents. Kevin suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder from his childhood when he was home alone, having to fend off burglars on Christmas Day. The holiday season is mentally draining on Kevin, and he is unsure when or if he can get over his Christmas trauma.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater.  Underneath the sweater, wear any Christmas-themed attire - or skip the sweater and wear an ugly sweater-designed suit.


Mattress Salesman 

Howie Langston is a devoted father and overworked mattress salesman. He will do anything to find his son the perfect Christmas present every holiday season. This year, he is at his wit’s end, searching for a Supersonic Man doll.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater. 



A struggling inventor, Clark Griswall is the traditional family man. He will go to the ends of the earth to make his family happy. However, Clark has a knack for making the wrong decisions and finding trouble.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater or Christmas Vacation movie costume.



Toy Store Clerk 

Angelica Peace is the jovial toy store clerk at Toys B Us. She does whatever she can for her customers and believes the customer is always right. Angelica is a caring person with a good shoulder to cry on if you ever need one.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater. Any toys as optional props.


Assistant Manager, Nogstrum’s Department Store 

Klaus Noel is the grumpy assistant manager of Nogstrum’s Department Store. He manages the store's employees with an iron fist, but his style is very different from that of the lackadaisical store manager.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater.


Christmas Tree Farmer 

Lou Hinkle is a friendly Christmas tree farmer and owner of Hinkle’s Trees. Lou’s great-great-grandfather founded the family tree lot back in 1899. Lou is proud of the family lot and works very hard during the holiday season.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater. Grab some fresh evergreen twigs to adorn your sweater.


Pop Star 

Merry North is the uber-famous pop star who grew up in Holly Hills. Since she topped the charts, she hasn’t had time to come home to see her family, but this holiday season, she’s blocked out a chunk of time to be in town!

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater worthy of a pop star (or tacky sweater over a pop star costume) Super trendy hair and makeup.


Gold Miner 

Yukon Donner spends his days looking for gold on the California coast. After Yukon makes a big find, he sells his treasure and goes on vacation for as long as his funds allow. Yukon has decided to vacation in Holly Hills for the holidays.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater. Toy pick axe as a prop.


Television Executive, RBC TV Studios  

Franklin Crosman is the selfish, cynical television executive for RBC TV Studios. He has worked all year on the plans for a live adaptation of Rudolph for Christmas Eve and will do absolutely anything to see his project through. Franklin doesn’t care about Christmas – he’s only concerned with ratings.  

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater.



Personal Shopper, Nogstrum’s Department Store 

Candy December is a ruthless personal shopper at Nogstrum’s Department Store. Her wealthy clients are demanding, but she is merciless when it comes to getting them what they need. Stay out of this callous shopper’s way if you know what’s good for you.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater.  Shopping bags are optional props, as you've just left the mall.



Former NFL Quarterback 

Chris Kringle is the insufferable former NFL quarterback. He thinks he is a lady killer but can’t even land a date for a Friday night. Those closest to Chris say he tries too hard. He believes women are scared to approach him because he is a huge celebrity athlete. The truth is, they avoid him like the plague.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweaterFootball is an optional prop. Sharpie marker as an optional prop (people may want your autograph).


Department Store Santa 

Will Marcus is new to Holly Hills. He landed a job as Santa Claus in the Christmas Village of Nogstrum’s Department Store. Will has exhibited erratic behavior and was recently arrested for attempting to sleep in the store's gingerbread house. Once he gets out of jail, nobody knows what will happen to his job.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater over a Santa suit. A beard, Santa hat, and glasses are optional props.


Sales Clerk Nogstrum’s Department Store 

Clarice Nicholas is the tenacious sales clerk in the fragrance department of Nogstrum’s Department Store. Clarice finds it difficult to take ‘no’ for an answer and is ranked as the top salesperson of the month for most of the year. Clarice always gets her way.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater. Bring fragrance-soaked cards with you for people to sample (optional).


Mannequin Designer 

Eve Elden is the bubbly mannequin designer at Nogstrum’s Department Store. She has worked there for nearly two years and is a highly committed employee. She’s always willing to stay late, help other departments, and switch shifts when needed. Eve is a genuinely nice person.

Suggested attire:  Tacky sweater with ultra-trendy Christmas accessories.



Head Department Store Elf 

Hermey Garland leads the elves of Christmas Village in Nogstrum’s Department Store. Hermey is an insecure introvert who is enrolled in dental school. Hermey didn’t want to manage the other elves but wasn’t given a choice.

Suggested attire: Tacky sweater over an elf costume.

bottom of page