Calendar of Events

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Calendar of Events 2017-03-07T16:04:09+00:00
Jan
1
Tue
2019
Closed for the Winter
Jan 1 – Mar 31 all-day

Old Economy Village is regularly closed from January 1st until March 31st for regular tours.  Office hours remain the same during this time.  The historical site and museum will re-open for normal hours on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.

Hours for April 1 to December 31:

Wednesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. & Sunday, Noon to 5 p.m..

Closed Mondays & Tuesdays.

See the hours and admission.

We are sorry for any inconvenience.

Mar
30
Sat
2019
Spring Garden Workshop @ Old Economy Village
Mar 30 – Mar 31 all-day

Join us for our annual Spring event.  More information to come.

Please pre-register for this event by March 18th.

Apr
13
Sat
2019
Easter Egg Hunt @ Old Economy Village
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Children can hunt for Easter eggs, visit with the Easter Bunny, and enjoy a light snack in the Old Economy Village Feast Hall.

$5 per person if you register by April 9th. Children under the age of 3 are free. There will be admission at the gate the day of the event but it will be $7 per person.

Limited to children ages 10 and under. Limit of twelve eggs per child.  Egg hunting begins upon arrival until 1/2 hour before the end of the event (i.e. there is no set start time).

Reservations preferred.  Reserve your spot by April 9, 2019.

 

May
4
Sat
2019
Garden Mart @ Old Economy Village
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Old Economy Village greenhouseOld Economy Village will be selling heirloom varieties of plants raised in its greenhouse as part of the 8th Annual Garden Mart.  Other vendors will also be available to sell plants and garden-related items.  More information to come.

Free admission.

Enter through the gate closest to 13th Street on Church Street.

Hands-On History Days @ Old Economy Village
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Olivia's toysThis event brings history to life for visitors of all ages. Come try your hand at a variety of nineteenth century crafts, trades and games.

More information to come.

May 4-5, 2019

 

 

May
5
Sun
2019
Hands-On History Days @ Old Economy Village
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Olivia's toysThis event brings history to life for visitors of all ages. Come try your hand at a variety of nineteenth century crafts, trades and games.

More information to come.

May 4-5, 2019

 

May
18
Sat
2019
Behind-the-Scenes Tour @ Old Economy Village
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Mysteries of the Museum

See behind the scenes at Old Economy Village. View artifacts in storage rarely seen by the human eye. The program will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.
 
Light refreshments and non-alcoholic beverages will be served. Participants are permitted and encouraged to bring along their favorite beverage (alcoholic or otherwise) to enjoy afterwards! 
 
Caution: We will be traveling on old stone stairways as part of this tour.
 
Please contact Chloe Thomas at (724) 266-4500, ext. 104 or c-chlthoma@pa.gov for more information and to register.
 
Saturday, May 18th at 6:00 p.m. Old Economy Village Visitor Center. Registration required.
 
$16 for Friends of Old Economy Village Members; $20 for non-members
May
27
Mon
2019
Closed for Memorial Day
May 27 all-day

Old Economy Village will be closed for Memorial Day.

Jul
4
Thu
2019
Closed for Independence Day
Jul 4 all-day

Old Economy Village will be closed on the Fourth of July.

Aug
18
Sun
2019
Concert in the Garden @ Old Economy Village garden
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a concert in the garden on Sunday, August 18th, at 5:00 p.m.  Gates will open at 4:00 p.m. 
 
Tickets for the concert are $15.00 each and will be available in advance at the Old Economy Village Visitor Center.  You may also purchase your tickets by Paypal. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be moved into the Feast Hall so there will be a limited number of tickets available for the show.
 
This is a wonderful event that hearkens back to the days when the Harmonists held concerts in the garden in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This event is lawn chair seating so bring along a chair or blanket, a picnic basket, and your favorite beverage and enjoy a beautiful evening at Old Economy.
 
Remember that tickets are limited so get yours before they are sold out!



 
For more information contact Chloe Thomas at
724-266-4500 ext. 104 or c-chlthoma@pa.gov