2016 Schedule of Events

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Here are all the events in chronological order so you don’t miss a thing! It’s a great way to plan your visit to Bellefonte Victorian Christmas. Also remember all venues are subject to change.

 

Friday, December 9th

9 a.m.-5 p.m. – Used book sale, plus CDs and DVDs, Centre County Library, 200 Allegheny St.

4 p.m.-8p.m. – Festival of Trees, CPI

5 p.m.-8p.m. – Horse-drawn Carriage Rides, departing the Brockerhoff on Allegheny St.

6:30 p.m. – Opening ceremonies & entertainment – Bellefonte Elementary School

 

Saturday, December 10th

8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. – Breakfast with Santa & Victorian Christmas Children’s Party

Lambert Hall, Blanchard Street

9 a.m.-8 p.m. – Festival of Trees, CPI

9a.m. –4 p.m. – Kids Find the Elf on the Shelf, Hooks & Needle Club craft sale, and book sale  at the Centre County Library ,

9 a.m.-5 p.m. – Arts & crafts show and sale, YMCA downtown and at Bellefonte Middle School

9 a.m.-5 p.m. – Bellefonte Art Museum display and sales, 133 N. Allegheny St.

9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. – Free shuttle bus between Bellefonte Middle School and High School parking lots, on the diamond downtown, corner of Allegheny and Linn, and CPI Festival of Trees

10am- 2pm Centre County Library bake Sale

10 a.m.-4 p.m. – Centre County Library Historical Museum tours and concerts, 203 Allegheny St.

10 a.m. – Toot –In- Common concert, Trinity UMC

10 a.m. – p.m. Historic Museum Tours, 203 N. Allegheny Street

Holiday story times with Mrs. Claus in Children’s Garden, Centre County Historic Museum, 203 N. Allegheny Street

11 a.m. – Holiday story times with Mrs. Claus in Children’s Garden, behind the Centre County Historical Museum

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Picker & Papa will be strolling downtown and the shops

11 a.m.-4 p.m. – Horse-drawn Carriage Rides, departing the Brockerhoff on Allegheny St.

11 a.m. – Penn State Graduate Brass Quintet, Trinity UMC

Noon – 4 p.m. – Santa’s House open on the Diamond

Noon – Nittany Valley Youth Flute Choir, Trinity UMC

1pm – Children’s Tea at the Little House on W. Howard Street behind the Centre County Historical Museum

1 p.m. – Penn State Graduate Woodwind Quintet, Trinity UMC

1p.m. – Holiday Singalong and Christmas piano music with Judy & Frank Shue, Centre County Library Historical Museum, 203 N. Allegheny Street

1 p.m. – Victorian High Tea with entertainment – Reynold’s Mansion, 101 W. Linn St

1pm – 2:30pm – Dan & Galla Christmas Show – Bellefonte Middle School

2 p.m.-7 p.m. – Bellefonte Women’s Club Homes Tour, six locations

2 p.m. – The Curtin Family Ensemble, Trinity UMC  

3p.m. – Children’s Tea at the Little House on E. Howard behind the Centre County Historical Museum

3 p.m. – Tir Na Nog Irish dance performance, Trinity UMC

3 p.m. – Victorian High Tea with entertainment – Reynold’s Mansion, 101 W. Linn St. 

6 p.m. – Dinner with Dickens & Company, reservations and prepay required – Bellefonte

American Philatelic Society, 100 Match Factory Place

7:30 p.m. – Bellefonte Community Band Concert featuring The Nittany Knights, Bellefonte High School Theatre , 830 E. Bishop Street

 

Sunday, December 11th

10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. – Free shuttle bus between Bellefonte Middle School and High School parking lots, on the diamond downtown, corner of Allegheny and Linn, and CPI Festival of Trees

11 a.m.-4 p.m. – Horse-drawn Carriage Rides, departing the Brockerhoff on Allegheny St.

11 a.m.-4 p.m. – Arts & Crafts show and sale, YMCA downtown and at Bellefonte Middle School

Noon – 3p.m. – St. John’s Evangelist ,  Open House, 134 E. Bishop

Noon – 4p.m. – Historic Tours and James Byrnes glass-blown handcrafted ornaments on sale , Centre County Library Historical Museum, 203 N. Allegheny Street

Noon-5 p.m. – Bellefonte Art Museum displays and sales, 133 N. Allegheny St.

Noon-4 p.m. – Santa’s House open on the Diamond

Noon-4 p.m. – Festival of Trees, CPI

1 p.m. – Victorian High Tea with entertainment – Reynold’s Mansion, 101 W. Linn St.

2p.m. – Children’s Teas at the Little House, on W. Howard Street behind the Centre County Library Historic Museum

2 p.m. – Centre Heritage Singers, Trinity UMC

3 p.m. – Callanish concert, Trinity UMC

4 p.m. – Victorian Handbell Shoir Concert – Faith United Methodist Church

7:30 p.m. – Bellefonte Victorian Christmas Community Choir Concert, Bellefonte High School theatre, 830 E. Bishop St.

 

Free Shuttle Bus Service & Parking

 

Free Parking is available at the Bellefonte High School and limited parking is available at the Bellefonte Middle School.

From the High School parking lot the buses will take you to the Bellefonte Middle School then onto the diamond in front of the diamond in front of the courthouse.

Saturday only there will also be a specially marked bus at the high school parking lot and on the diamond that will travel to the Festival of Trees at CPI on Harrison Road.

 

Shuttle Schedule

Saturday, December 10

9:30am to 5:30pm*

Sunday, December 11

10:30am to 4:30pm

 

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Watch for our Very Own  Picker & Papa AS they stroll, strum, & sing throughout the venues!

Saturday, December 10       11am to 1pm