Holiday Lights on the Lake

11/19/2021 to 01/02/2022

Started in 1997 as a way to keep park employees working during the off season, Lakemount Park’s Holiday Lights on the Lake has grown quickly into an amazing and widely respected holiday spectacle of lights and fun.  Visitors to Holiday Lights on the Lake will drive through the classical-style Lakemount Amusement Park and enjoy over …

Wellsboro Dickens of A Christmas

12/04/2021

Every winter, traffic on Wellsboro’s Main Street is halted as the town thoroughfare is magically transformed into a remarkable Victorian market.  The Wellsboro Dickens of A Christmas is an impressive collection of theatre, music, history, shopping and food.  Enjoy community luncheons and breakfasts, live concerts, and captivating tours as you shop for the holidays. Dickens …

Ebensburg Dickens of a Christmas

12/03/2021 to 12/05/2021

Get ready for a literary adventure at the Ebensburg Dickens of a Christmas because it is crafted with amazing bookish care. In fact, everything about this festival falls back on the literature and life of Dickens himself. Consider that this festival tours the local nineteenth-century prison… dressed up as London’s infamous Newgate prison.  Intriguing sure, …

First Night Pittsburgh

12/31/2021

Pittsburgh has long been an emerging cultural center in the region and First Night Pittsburgh is certainly a testament to this growing sentiment.  The whole city comes with their bells and whistles for this one.  From the early evening till midnight, a truly impressive collection of theatre, music, performances, street art and activities grips the …

Christmas City Village

11/19/2021 to 12/19/2021

The Bethlehem Christmas City Village is an open-air festival that boasts an impressive selection of quality crafts and authentic German foods.   Fashioned after the traditional German Weihnachtsmarkten, Christmas City Village is sure to delight visitors of all ages and just might become your new holiday tradition! This is the perfect festival for bundling up and …

First Night State College

12/31/2021

State College holds the Annual First Night Festival on December 31 into January 1. This is a wonderful family, Alcohol free, full of fun event! With Hundreds of things to do, you will be busy from sunset to sunrise. Famous for its Ice Sculptures, the Festival is filled with amazing art pieces and booths to …

Overly’s Country Christmas

11/18/2021 to 12/30/2021

The Christmas lights of Overly’s Country Christmas are magical.  Trees are set ablaze with thousands of tiny lights, and illuminated fence posts trim the lanes.  All the houses and churches and buildings are carefully highlighted.  Very quickly you recall that old-time Christmas feeling. The same drive towards tradition that pulls dads everywhere to get out …

First Night Oil City

12/31/2021

At First Night Oil City, ring in the New Year with a surprisingly vast schedule of live performances and events.  First Night is a great way to celebrate the old and the new while enjoying Oil City at its best.  With over a dozen venues playing over a short night, there is plenty to see …

Jim Thorpe Olde Time Christmas

12/04/2021 to 12/19/2021

The warm glow of Christmas Past beckons all to the Olde Time Christmas Festival in Jim Thorpe, PA, celebrated the first three weekends in December. Like a scene from Currier and Ives, the village nestled in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains and decorated in Victorian style will kindle the heart and captivate the imagination. …