For 2011 Department 56 will release two brand new accessories and one new building! They will also re-release two buildings. The Last Straw and Ralphie Loses His Glasses are the new accessories. The Last Straw shows Ralphie letting bully Scut Farkus have it after being fed a snowball sandwich Ralphie Loses His Glasses shows Ralphie stepping on his glasses after they were knocked off by a bb from his brand new Red Ryder bb-Gun. The new building is The Farkus House which is the home of bully Scut Farkus. The two re-released buildings are The Uptown Theater and Schultz Optometry. Both of these buildings were originally released in 2007.
The Uptown Theater is now retired.