This holiday season in Boyertown is shaping up to be quite magical! From the day after Thanksgiving until the 6th of December, we have a whole bunch of events going on to get you into the holiday spirit. Here is a rundown of activities that are happening:
Thursday November 26th. THANKSGIVING!
~Yay! Turkey day is here and while a lot of us won't be sharing it with our families this year, we are hoping our community could take this opportunity to donate any Thanksgiving food or free grocery store turkey's to Preston's Pantry for families less fortunate. While you are at it, let's support our local restaurants and their staff, and order a take out Thanksgiving meal from them. Let's be THANKFUL for our community establishments.
Friday November 27th Black Friday
~While you are out shopping, head on down the road to Spotted Hill Farm for their Annual Barn Sale. You can shop booths with local artists goods and even enjoy wine from a local winery. https://www.facebook.com/events/688661188753821/
Saturday November 28th SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY!
The best thing we can do this year is support our small businesses! Shop downtown Boyertown for Small Business Saturday and join us for our "Why shop small" word hunt and raffle!! More detail can be found on the event page, https://www.facebook.com/events/2470237376615917
~We don't care about big box stores around here! The Colebrookdale Train along with Jeff and Jamie Cascino are hosting The Boyertown Christmas Station.
~The Colebrookdale Train will be running 4 times this day, see link above for times. The Boyertown Christmas Station in the lot will be running for the second and final day, from 11-7pm.
~If you missed Spotted Hill Farms Barn Sale on Friday, you have two more chances Saturday and Sunday.
~Our member, Ridgewood Winery on Daffodil Hill Farm can help you kick off holiday decorating with their Red truck slate painting class. You can find more information on their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/events/396925408112242
Sunday November 29th
~You have one more day to catch Spotted Hill Farm's Barn Sale!
~The Colebrookdale Railroad have three times available for the Santa's Polar Bear Express Train 10am, 1pm, 4pm
Wednesday December 2nd, Secret Holiday Window Reveal!
~Join the BMBA and our local downtown stores "unwrap" their holiday window displays!
For more information, check out their event page. https://www.facebook.com/events/974579336399185
Thursday December 3rd, Festival of Trees!
~ This is the 14th Annual Festival of Trees hosted by the Boyertown Multi Service. Runs through December 5th. Due to Covid, this years event will be virtual. More information can be found on their event page.
Friday December 4th, Unity Tree Lighting
~Join our community at 7pm for the 2nd annual Unity tree lighting event. This year's tree will be displayed at Donnie Ellixon's Gardens of Boyertown. This event will be offered in person and via a live feed. For more information you can head to the event page.
~The Colebrookdale Railroad will be offering "Twas the Night Before Christmas" train rides at 6pm. Tickets can be purchased in advance on their website. https://www.colebrookdalerailroad.com/colebrookdale-railroad-excursions/excursions/
~Hop on over to the Historical Society for this years "Pop Up Belsnickel" from 5-8pm. While this year's Belsnickel won't be nearly as large, the Historical
December 5th, Chillin' on Chestnut
~It's one of our favorite events of the year, only scaled down due to Covid. But don't worry, Santa will still be there! This years event will run from 11-2 on S. Chestnut Street. There will be crafts and games from local churches and non-profits and of course Santa will be there for photos. https://www.facebook.com/events/264422494814550
~During Chillin', along the same section of the street, The Boyertown Historical Society will be hosting the second day of their "Pop Up Belsnickel" from 10-4.
~Once again the Colebrookdale Train will be having rides on their Polar Bear Express train at 10am, 1pm, and 4pm. In the evening at 7pm the Twas the Night Before Christmas train will run.
~Don't forget to check out the virtual Festival of Trees with the Boyertown Multi-Service if you haven't already. This will be the last day of the event!
Sunday December 6th
~The Colebrookdale Railroad trains continue their Polar Bear Express rides at 10am, 1pm & 4pm.
Happy Holidays Everyone!!!!!