Calendar of Events

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Calendar of Events 2017-03-07T16:04:09-05:00
Apr
5
Sun
2020
Easter Egg Hunt @ Old Economy Village
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 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 1st. 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 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)

Please register by contacting Chloe at 724-266-4500 x 104 or at c-chlthoma@pa.gov

Sponsored by Oriental Trading

 

 

May
2
Sat
2020
Hands-On History Days @ Old Economy Village
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Olivia's toys

May 2-3, 2020

 
This event brings history to life for visitors of all ages. We will have 15+ demonstrations and you can also be an apprentice to one of our trades/crafts. Come try your hand at a variety of nineteenth century crafts & trades, such as blacksmithing, printing, cooking, textile production, laundry and more! While you’re here wander over to the garden for Gardenmart too!
 
Vendor List:
TBA
 
More to come!

 

May
3
Sun
2020
Hands-On History Days @ Old Economy Village
May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Olivia's toys

May 2-3, 2020

 
This event brings history to life for visitors of all ages. We will have 15+ demonstrations and you can also be an apprentice to one of our trades/crafts. Come try your hand at a variety of nineteenth century crafts & trades, such as blacksmithing, printing, cooking, textile production, laundry and more! While you’re here wander over to the garden for Gardenmart too!
 
Vendor List:
TBA
 
More to come!

 

Oct
3
Sat
2020
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 3 @ 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!

There will be a variety of vendors selling their wares, everything from soap to pottery as well as food and drink among other things.

Musical acts will be performing throughout the two days, stay tuned for the performance schedule.

There will be activities for the young as well as the young at heart!

                                                October 3-4, 2020

                                    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
                                     Sunday 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Admission to this event is regular price:

Adults:     $10.00

Senior (65+)     $9.00

Children (Age 3-12)     $6.00

Free Admission: Children under 3, Active Military, FOEV Members, PA Heritage Members

 

Vendor List:

TBA

Music Performances by:

TBA
Oct
4
Sun
2020
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 4 @ 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!

There will be a variety of vendors selling their wares, everything from soap to pottery as well as food and drink among other things.

Musical acts will be performing throughout the two days, stay tuned for the performance schedule.

There will be activities for the young as well as the young at heart!

                                                October 3-4, 2020

                                    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
                                     Sunday 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Admission to this event is regular price:

Adults:     $10.00

Senior (65+)     $9.00

Children (Age 3-12)     $6.00

Free Admission: Children under 3, Active Military, FOEV Members, PA Heritage Members

 

Vendor List:

TBA

Music Performances by:

TBA

Oct
24
Sat
2020
A Halloween Haunting @ Old Economy Village
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

We are pleased to announce our fourth annual Trick or Treat event here in the Village. Costumed children ages 10 and under will go “door-to-door” on the historic site and trick or treat. Costumed interpreters and guides will greet visitors as they make their way around the site. In addition there will be other activities and refreshments for everyone.

This event is held rain or shine.

Registration is now open, you may contact Chloe at c-chlthoma@pa.gov or (724)266-4500 x 104 to register for this event.  $5 per person.

Dec
5
Sat
2020
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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.

Hours:

Saturday, December 5th 2pm – 9pm
Sunday, December 6th 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

The Visitor Center will be closed. Admission will take place at the Village. 

Vendor List:
TBA
Dec
6
Sun
2020
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 6 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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.

Hours:

Saturday, December 5th 2pm – 9pm
Sunday, December 6th 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

The Visitor Center will be closed. Admission will take place at the Village. 

Vendor List:
TBA