Victorian Christmas Bellefonte
Take a trip over to Bellefonte this weekend for Victorian Christmas, one of the most beautiful and popular annual events in central Pennsylvania. You are invited to gather at the Bellefonte Elementary School to be greeted on the front steps by Mr. Dickens and candlelight carolers this Friday at 6:30 pm for Opening Ceremonies. Saturday and Sunday activities include a wonderful arts and crafts show, concerts, historic homes tour (Sat. only), model railroad exhibit, gingerbread house contest and display, horse-drawn buggy rides, Santa's house, breakfast with Santa, Victorian tea party, museum exhibits, food vendors, and much more! (Victorian Christmas info)
The Festival of Trees is also incorporated into the Victorian Christmas and be at CPI. (festival trees info)
The Polar Express
This is the last weekend to take a ride on the Polar Express! The fun begins at Schlow Library with a reading of The Polar Express. Children will receive a small drawstring bag with a bell and a coin they can spend at Santa's Workshop Photos with Santa also available at Santa's Workshop.
Saturday 11am-3pm and Sunday 2-4:00pm. (more info)
Arboretum Winter Celebration
Come to the The Arboretum at Penn State's first-ever Winter Celebration and Holiday Tree Display this Friday from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the H.O. Smith Botanic Gardens. Student a cappella vocal group the Hi-Los will perform a mix of seasonal and popular tunes at the Arboretums Overlook Pavilion. Lighted trees will feature nature-themed ornaments crafted by children enrolled in Penn State's on-campus child care centers and local schools. The event is free of charge, and all are welcome to attend. (more info)
Not once in the Humpty Dumpty nursery rhyme does it mention that he’s an egg.