Calendar of Events

May
6
Sat
2017
Garden Mart @ Old Economy Village
May 6 @ 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 6th Annual Garden Mart.  Other vendors will also be available to sell plants and garden-related items.

Free admission.

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

Concurrently, the Hands on History Days will be going on in the historic village from 10:00 until 2:00 for regular admission.

Hands-On History Days @ Old Economy Village
May 6 @ 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.

May 6-7, 2017

 

May
7
Sun
2017
Hands-On History Days @ Old Economy Village
May 7 @ 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.

May 6-7, 2017

 

Jun
24
Sat
2017
An American Celebration @ Old Economy Village
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

An American CelebrationEnjoy a “good ole” American summer time celebration for the entire family. Antique cars and bicycles will be on display. Food, historic artisans, musical entertainment, and family style games and activities create a wonderful experience for the entire family.

Rain date is Sunday, June 25, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sep
30
Sat
2017
Historic Trades Workshop @ Old Economy Village
Sep 30 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Oct
7
Sat
2017
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Thanksgiving Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

applesThis event celebrates the fall harvest and many of the tasks done to prepare for winter. Artisans will be cooking, baking and demonstrating many different crafts and skills. Music, food and activities for the whole family make this a great fall tradition!

October 7-8, 2017

Oct
8
Sun
2017
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Thanksgiving Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

applesThis event celebrates the fall harvest and many of the tasks done to prepare for winter. Artisans will be cooking, baking and demonstrating many different crafts and skills. Music, food and activities for the whole family make this a great fall tradition!

October 7-8, 2017

Nov
9
Thu
2017
Behind-the-Scenes Tour
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dec
2
Sat
2017
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

BelsnickelWalk along a candlelit cobblestone street and window shop in the various stores that contain interpreters eager to show off wares from this time. 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.

December 2-3, 2017

 

Dec
3
Sun
2017
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

BelsnickelWalk along a candlelit cobblestone street and window shop in the various stores that contain interpreters eager to show off wares from this time. 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.

December 2-3, 2017