The Darien Arts Center is hoping to make your every wish come true this holiday season, while raising vital funding with its Oh Christmas Spree! raffle. Those who buy raffle tickets by Dec. 15 will have the chance to win a variety gifts and services generously donated by over 40 local businesses, worth over $4,200.

One winner of the Oh Christmas Spree! raffle will receive all donated prizes (more than enough to fill Santa’s sleigh), which include generous gifts from ABW Designs, Andrew Stefanou Salon, Authentic Athlete, Barrett Bookstore, Baubles, Bistro Baldanza, Bodega Taco Bar, Browne & Co., Burgers, Shakes & Fries, Caffé Nero, Chocolate Works, Coco & Lala, Darien Cheese & Fine Foods, Darien Butcher Shop, Darien Toy Box, Darien Diner, David Harvey Jewelers, Dragon Eyewear, Driftwood Diner, Everything is Rosey, Fisherman’s Net, Four Forks, Gut Reaction, Heights Pizza, Helen Ainson, Infinity Fitness, Iris Nail & Spa, Joyride, Kirby Girl, Lanphier Day Spa, Louie’s Restaurant, Mom from Scratch, LLC, Morley, Performance Physical Therapy, Posh Spa, Pure Barre, Reynolds Farm Nursery and Country Garden Center, Ring’s End, Rory’s Restaurant, Shake Shack, The Darien Playhouse, The Gardener’s Center and Florist, The New England Hemp Farm of Westport, Tina Dragone and Wiggles and Giggles. See all prizes at

Proceeds from ticket sales support the Darien Arts Center in its mission to provide visual and performing arts programming for all ages and special events for the community that have included Scenes from the Nutcracker, Darien’s Got Talent, Pic Darien Smartphone Photo Contest and musical productions, in addition to Improv Nights and live music and dance events.

The winning ticket will be drawn prior to the 3pm performance of Scenes from the Nutcracker on Dec. 15 in the DAC Weatherstone Studio. The winner does not need to be present to win and will be notified immediately by phone and email.

Raffle tickets are $20 and available at or from friendly DAC elves (and board members) located throughout town online until 10 a.m. and in person until noon on Dec. 15. Tickets may also be purchased by calling 203-655-8683. The Darien Arts Center is located at 2 Renshaw Road, behind the Town Hall. The DAC is sponsored by Baywater Properties, DR Bank and Stamford Ford Lincoln.