The Gingerbread Tour

11/06/2020 to 11/08/2020

As if from old German lore, Cook Forrest has an enigmatic pull.  The tucked-in villages and the unspoiled landscape create a very unique Pennsylvania.   Every November, in this very same old and mysteriously beautiful setting, visitors from all over come to this area to drive the annual Gingerbread Tour.  Started by a handful of friends, …

Autos and Ales

11/01/2019

Beer festivals are pretty cool on their own merit, but the guys at the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) may have found the most perfect enhancement to that already cool event: classic cars.  Autos and Ales is the annual beer festival/antique car show held at the stunning AACA museum in Hershey.  And it is …

A Christmas Gathering in Brockway

11/21/2019 to 12/01/2019

Held annually the weekend before and after Thanksgiving, A Christmas Gathering in Brockway is a hometown event featuring local crafters and businesses. The festival boasts a large selection of unique hand-made and one of a kind crafts. True though this may be, one of the great appeals to Christmas Gathering is the warmth and energy …

Saint Vincent Festival of Trees

11/29/2019 to 12/01/2019

Obviously the big pull at the Saint Vincent Festival of Trees are the decorated trees – awe-inspiring and over 100 professionally decorated!  There are also dozens and dozens of nativities on display, each representing a variation of the Christmas story as told around the world.  Vendors sell holiday gifts all week and choirs and bands …

Home for the Holidays at Sligo

11/05/2020 to 11/07/2020

At the annual Home for the Holidays at Sligo, they really do mean “home for the holidays”. This tiny but much beloved festival is a town-wide craft show which invites guess not only into the establishments of participating businesses, but houses as well. Homes and businesses alike decorate for the season, put out homemade foods, …

Peddler’s Village Apple Festival

11/01/2020 to 11/15/2020

Consider that most apple festivals are usually held in the early fall. That being the case, the Peddler’s Village Apple Festival (held annually in November) is your last chance to get an apple fix before winter sets in!  And Southeast Pennsylvania is world-renown for its apples.  So Peddler’s Village of Bucks County is serious about …

Beaver County Festival of Trees

11/28/2019 to 12/15/2019

Every year between Thanksgiving and Christmas, the annual Beaver County Festival of Trees turns the old lodge at Brady’s Run Park into a whimsical Christmas wonderland.  For three weekends visitors can navigate a beautiful assortment of wreaths and trees decorated in fun and fanciful themes.  Plenty of amazing varieties are on display, from all-white trees, …

Harmony Museum’s WeihnachtsMarkt

11/09/2019 to 11/10/2019

The Harmony Museum’s WeihnachtsMarkt is a wonderful German style Christmas Market held in November. The Festival is held in the museum’s Stewart Hall and the ground near the museum. There will be dozens of artists featuring German style goods. It won’t be just run-of-the-mill art work though! Vendors and artists alike will be selling great quality items that you …

Christmas in the Village

11/06/2020 to 11/08/2020

Eldersville is small.  So small it is hard to find on a map – very hard.  But it is a town with the strong moral fiber that comes from a long heritage steeped in coal and oil.  It is like many quintessential working towns so prevalent in western Pennsylvania.  It is simply not in the …