The 23rd annual Charles Dickens Festival is underway in Port Jefferson Village.

Saturday kicked-off the event, where the village is transformed into a scene right out of “A Christmas Carol” and the Victorian era.

Reporter Nick Esposito was on scene to capture photos from day one.

Scroll down and click boxes 2,3,4, and 5 to see them all.

The most festive weekend in Port Jefferson continues on Sunday, Dec. 2.