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It's A Wonderful Life Festival

77th Annual winter festival that celebrates the role of Seneca Falls, NY as the real life inspiration behind Frank Capra's fictional "Bedford Falls" in the movie It's a Wonderful Life.

Each year, the festival features family oriented contests and activities, a 5k run, special presentations about the film and regular appearances by living cast members from the movie. 

Featuring Cast Members
  • Karolyn Grimes (“Zuzu Bailey”)
  • Jimmy Hawkins (“Tommy Bailey”)
  • Donald & Ronald Collins (“Young Peter Bailey”)
Presentations by:
  • Mary Owen — Donna Reed’s Daughter
  • Monica Capra Hodges — Frank Capra’s Granddaughter
  • John Kuri — Son of Emile Kuri, Set Decorator, “It’s a Wonderful Life” 

Additional Presentations By:
  • Brian Rohan as Jimmy Stewart/George Bailey
  • Michael Willian, Author, “The Essential It’s a Wonderful Life”
  • Sal St. George, St. George Living History Productions, Home of Celebrity Museums & Destinations
  • Pamela McColl, Author, “Twas the Night: The Art and History of the Classic Christmas Poem”

And . . .
  • Mrs. New York 2023 — Chloe Rosen 
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