Christmas at the Village

/Christmas at the Village

Christmas at the Village

December 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Old Economy Village
270 16th St
Ambridge, PA 15003
regular admission; free for FOEV members, children under age 3, active duty military, Ambridge Pass holders
Chloe Thomas
724-266-4500, ext. 113

BelsnickelWalk along a candlelit cobblestone street and visit the historic buildings with interpreters eager to show off wares from the nineteenth century. People looking for last minute gift ideas will find unique handmade items for sale by vendors. Local choirs will be performing. Children’s crafts and activities along with Belsnickel (Pennsylvania Dutch Santa Claus) will be found in the Granary.  Food is available for purchase.


Saturday, December 1st 2pm – 9pm
Sunday, December 2nd 2pm – 7pm

Regular admission prices:

$10.00 Adults
$9.00 Senior (65+)
$6.00 Youth (3-11)
Free – Children under age 3, Active duty military, FOEV Members, and Ambridge Pass holders

Please note that there will not be admission at the gate for this event; all admissions will go through the Visitor Center at
270 16th Street, Ambridge, PA

Food Vendors:

PJ’s Deli and Catering:  German foods and desserts
Friends of Old Economy Village: cider, chestnuts, soup, strudel, refreshments
St. John’s Lutheran Church: German foods and desserts (at the church; Saturday only)
Delights of Cathay:  cookies and baked goods
RD Kettle Corn:  kettle corn
Uncle Fester’s Favorites:  jams, fudge, hot sauce, dips, and soups
Mazzotta Winery:  wine
Fairywood Forest:  wassail, crystalline pecans

Craft Vendors:

Alicia Stankay:  books and nature photography
Compliments of Sugar:  goat’s milk soaps, bath bombs, body butters
The Crafty Alpaca:  dryer balls, nesting balls, headbands
Echoes of the Four Directions:  Cherokee silver jewelry and flute music, and Seneca bead and quill work
Fairywood Forest:  gnomes, scented wax ornaments
Herbal Kitchen Creations:  soaps, body butters, and sugar scrubs
Home Solutions LLC:  doors, windows, and siding
Jim Zaccone Photography:  fine art prints
Linda Barnicott Arts & Gifts:  Pittsburgh themed prints
Liz’s Treasures:  jewelry
Mimi Sparkles:  handmade off loom bead weaving jewelry
Norman Miller Holiday Ornaments:  gold plated brass ornaments/nationalities
Patrick Scheg Pottery:  wheel-thrown stoneware pottery
Prissy Candles and Such:  homemade candles
Station Platform 9:  solid wood handmade servers and home decor
Stone House Folk Art:  wood sculpture, acrylic paintings, and note cards
Weekend R4 Warriors:  crochet and knitting, and stainless steel jewelry
Weister Lane Whimsies:  “yardstyks”
Young Living Essential Oils:  essential oils


Music will be performed at Old Economy Village and in St. John’s Lutheran Church, across the street from Old Economy Village.


Ambridge Carolers
Pittsburgh Recorder Society
Jackson Hunt
Renaissance Orchestra
Dickens Choir
and more to come


Organ Recital
Blackhawk Caroling
and more to come


Printing (one day, TBD)
Spinning (Saturday only)
Scherenschnitte (Sunday only)
and more to come

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