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Holiday Light Show
Holiday Light Show

Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Thursday, December 24, 2020

5:00 PM

Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

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North Pole Express
North Pole Express

New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Sunday, December 27, 2020

9:00 AM

Join Santa and Mrs. Claus as you depart New Hope Station for a North Pole Express Train ride through the historic Bucks County countryside on the way to the North Pole. The journey begins when the Conductor calls “All Aboard”! Whether you’re a new guest or returning for a family tradition, you will experience the sounds and tastes of the holiday season. Sing along with our roaming musicians as they play Christmas carols and you sip warm cocoa and enjoy a freshly baked cookie. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

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THE WEEK AHEAD

Thursday, December 24, 2020

The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: The cotsen children's library presents a new virtual escape room...The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room https://sites.google.com/view/thediscoverymuseum/home

Age: All ages

 

Gingerbread House Competition and Display

 

Location: Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA

Details: The Gingerbread Competition & Display is a feast for the eyes with creative and whimsical entries in several categories. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit in the Shop #1 during shopping hours from November 19 through January 9, 2021. Entries open to the public. Admission is free. (Guests will be asked to wear masks and to social distance.)

Age: All ages welcome

 

North Pole Express

9:00 AM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Join Santa and Mrs. Claus as you depart New Hope Station for a North Pole Express Train ride through the historic Bucks County countryside on the way to the North Pole. The journey begins when the Conductor calls “All Aboard”! Whether you’re a new guest or returning for a family tradition, you will experience the sounds and tastes of the holiday season. Sing along with our roaming musicians as they play Christmas carols and you sip warm cocoa and enjoy a freshly baked cookie. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Public Skate

10:00 AM

Location: Mercer County Park, Ice Skating Center

Details: Drop in for general public skating. Due to COVID-19 there will be no birthday parties or skate rentals. Masks must be worn at all times. Public skate sessions start at 10am and run throughout the day. Check schedule for details

Age: All ages

 

Santa's Steam Engine Ride

10:00 AM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Welcome the return of the historic #40 steam engine by joining Santa and Mrs. Claus for a ride upon their magical Steam Train adventure through the historic Bucks County countryside. Santa’s Steam Train Ride departs New Hope Station for a round trip to the North Pole. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

A visit with Santa

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: MarketFair Mall, Princeton

Details: A visit with Santa is a special time for children and families. There will be plenty of fun and magic as well as a focus on the health & well-being of everyone. To plan your visit with Santa and review the steps being taken this year based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, please visit http://www.cherryhillprograms.com/CovidGuidelines and please RESERVE your VISIT. Reservations to visit Santa are strongly encouraged! Receive a complimentary gift and FREE Kids meal coupon at Corner Bakery Cafe when you visit with Santa. Simply present your photo receipt at Corner Bakery Cafe to redeem!

Age: All ages

 

Santa Photo Experience

11:00 AM - 3:45 PM

Location: QuakerBride Mall, Lawrenceville

Details: Lights. Camera. Santa! It's a Santa Photo Experience. Things to know before you go: A reservation is required. For everyone’s safety this will be a socially-distanced experience for our guests. Santa and his helpers will be wearing masks throughout the duration of your visit. Guests are required to wear masks where mandated by local health authorities and government agencies. Make your Santa photo reservation today!

Age: All ages

 

Skating on the Square

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Palmer Square, Hullfish Street, Princeton

Details: You’re invited to make lasting memories and start new traditions this holiday season at Palmer Square’s “eco-friendly” outdoor synthetic skating rink! Located on Hulfish Street Behind the Nassau Inn Hotel. Bring your own skates or borrow ours! (skate rental included in ticket price)

Age: All ages

 

Holiday Light Show

5:00 PM

Location: Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Details: Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

 

Friday, December 25, 2020

The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: The cotsen children's library presents a new virtual escape room...The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room https://sites.google.com/view/thediscoverymuseum/home

Age: All ages

 

Gingerbread House Competition and Display

 

Location: Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA

Details: The Gingerbread Competition & Display is a feast for the eyes with creative and whimsical entries in several categories. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit in the Shop #1 during shopping hours from November 19 through January 9, 2021. Entries open to the public. Admission is free. (Guests will be asked to wear masks and to social distance.)

Age: All ages welcome

 

Holiday Light Show

5:00 PM

Location: Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Details: Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

 

Saturday, December 26, 2020

The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: The cotsen children's library presents a new virtual escape room...The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room https://sites.google.com/view/thediscoverymuseum/home

Age: All ages

 

Gingerbread House Competition and Display

 

Location: Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA

Details: The Gingerbread Competition & Display is a feast for the eyes with creative and whimsical entries in several categories. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit in the Shop #1 during shopping hours from November 19 through January 9, 2021. Entries open to the public. Admission is free. (Guests will be asked to wear masks and to social distance.)

Age: All ages welcome

 

North Pole Express

9:00 AM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Join Santa and Mrs. Claus as you depart New Hope Station for a North Pole Express Train ride through the historic Bucks County countryside on the way to the North Pole. The journey begins when the Conductor calls “All Aboard”! Whether you’re a new guest or returning for a family tradition, you will experience the sounds and tastes of the holiday season. Sing along with our roaming musicians as they play Christmas carols and you sip warm cocoa and enjoy a freshly baked cookie. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Caregiver & Me - Music and Movement/Pre-Gymnastics Class

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Location: Tumbles, 1225 State Road, Princeton

Details: This is an interactive class that provides you and your child a valuable bonding experience. Kids will be involved in rolling, crawling, singing, moving activities in a uniquely designed indoor play space. In this class, you get to tumble with your toddlers, strengthen his/her muscles, sing and dance together, and build a strong bond between you and your child. You can also send your nanny to attend this class with your child so that you can get a break while your child is having fun! Maintain your child's good health. Make new friends and have fun! This combo class is for our walkers who are ready to tackle different obstacle courses working on coordination and balance. We will start with a Welcome Song and warm up/ stretching. Then a few exercise activities before the lesson.

Age: 14-26 months

 

Santa's Steam Engine Ride

10:00 AM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Welcome the return of the historic #40 steam engine by joining Santa and Mrs. Claus for a ride upon their magical Steam Train adventure through the historic Bucks County countryside. Santa’s Steam Train Ride departs New Hope Station for a round trip to the North Pole. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Skating on the Square

12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Palmer Square, Hullfish Street, Princeton

Details: You’re invited to make lasting memories and start new traditions this holiday season at Palmer Square’s “eco-friendly” outdoor synthetic skating rink! Located on Hulfish Street Behind the Nassau Inn Hotel. Bring your own skates or borrow ours! (skate rental included in ticket price) Skating from 12pm – 3pm & 4pm – 7pm.

Age: All ages

 

Public Skate

1:00 PM

Location: Mercer County Park, Ice Skating Center

Details: Drop in for general public skating. Due to COVID-19 there will be no birthday parties or skate rentals. Masks must be worn at all times. Public skate sessions start at 1pm and run throughout the day. Check schedule for details

Age: All ages

 

Family Mystery Walking Tours: Elf on the Stealth

2:00 PM

Location: Peddler’s Village, Cock ‘n Bull lobby located at Route 263 & Street Road, Lahaska, PA

Details: It is almost Christmas, and we can’t find the Elf on the Shelf! Shelfie has important work to do, but after searching the entire North Pole we can’t find Shelfie anywhere! Can you help us find our favorite elf? Join Mrs. Claus at the “North Pole” for this walking tour and help us solve the mystery of the missing Elf on the Shelf! This Mystery Walking Tour is geared towards young detectives and their families. Children ages 14 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Check website for tours starting at 2pm.

Age: All ages welcome

 

Holiday Light Show

5:00 PM

Location: Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Details: Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

 

Sunday, December 27, 2020

The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room

 

Location: Cotsen Children's Library Online

Details: The cotsen children's library presents a new virtual escape room...The Discovery Museum: A Famous Scientist Virtual Escape Room https://sites.google.com/view/thediscoverymuseum/home

Age: All ages

 

Gingerbread House Competition and Display

 

Location: Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA

Details: The Gingerbread Competition & Display is a feast for the eyes with creative and whimsical entries in several categories. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit in the Shop #1 during shopping hours from November 19 through January 9, 2021. Entries open to the public. Admission is free. (Guests will be asked to wear masks and to social distance.)

Age: All ages welcome

 

North Pole Express

9:00 AM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Join Santa and Mrs. Claus as you depart New Hope Station for a North Pole Express Train ride through the historic Bucks County countryside on the way to the North Pole. The journey begins when the Conductor calls “All Aboard”! Whether you’re a new guest or returning for a family tradition, you will experience the sounds and tastes of the holiday season. Sing along with our roaming musicians as they play Christmas carols and you sip warm cocoa and enjoy a freshly baked cookie. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Santa's Steam Engine Ride

10:00 AM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Welcome the return of the historic #40 steam engine by joining Santa and Mrs. Claus for a ride upon their magical Steam Train adventure through the historic Bucks County countryside. Santa’s Steam Train Ride departs New Hope Station for a round trip to the North Pole. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Skating on the Square

12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Palmer Square, Hullfish Street, Princeton

Details: You’re invited to make lasting memories and start new traditions this holiday season at Palmer Square’s “eco-friendly” outdoor synthetic skating rink! Located on Hulfish Street Behind the Nassau Inn Hotel. Bring your own skates or borrow ours! (skate rental included in ticket price) Skating from 12pm – 3pm & 4pm – 7pm.

Age: All ages

 

Public Skate

1:00 PM

Location: Mercer County Park, Ice Skating Center

Details: Drop in for general public skating. Due to COVID-19 there will be no birthday parties or skate rentals. Masks must be worn at all times. Public skate sessions start at 1pm and run throughout the day. Check schedule for details

Age: All ages

 

Family Mystery Walking Tours: Elf on the Stealth

2:00 PM

Location: Peddler’s Village, Cock ‘n Bull lobby located at Route 263 & Street Road, Lahaska, PA

Details: It is almost Christmas, and we can’t find the Elf on the Shelf! Shelfie has important work to do, but after searching the entire North Pole we can’t find Shelfie anywhere! Can you help us find our favorite elf? Join Mrs. Claus at the “North Pole” for this walking tour and help us solve the mystery of the missing Elf on the Shelf! This Mystery Walking Tour is geared towards young detectives and their families. Children ages 14 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Check website for tours starting at 2pm.

Age: All ages welcome

 

Holiday Light Show

5:00 PM

Location: Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Details: Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

 

Monday, December 28, 2020

Gingerbread House Competition and Display

 

Location: Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA

Details: The Gingerbread Competition & Display is a feast for the eyes with creative and whimsical entries in several categories. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit in the Shop #1 during shopping hours from November 19 through January 9, 2021. Entries open to the public. Admission is free. (Guests will be asked to wear masks and to social distance.)

Age: All ages welcome

 

Public Skate

10:00 AM

Location: Mercer County Park, Ice Skating Center

Details: Drop in for general public skating. Due to COVID-19 there will be no birthday parties or skate rentals. Masks must be worn at all times. Public skate sessions start at 10am and run throughout the day. Check schedule for details

Age: All ages

 

Skating on the Square

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Palmer Square, Hullfish Street, Princeton

Details: You’re invited to make lasting memories and start new traditions this holiday season at Palmer Square’s “eco-friendly” outdoor synthetic skating rink! Located on Hulfish Street Behind the Nassau Inn Hotel. Bring your own skates or borrow ours! (skate rental included in ticket price)

Age: All ages

 

North Pole Express

3:00 PM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Join Santa and Mrs. Claus as you depart New Hope Station for a North Pole Express Train ride through the historic Bucks County countryside on the way to the North Pole. The journey begins when the Conductor calls “All Aboard”! Whether you’re a new guest or returning for a family tradition, you will experience the sounds and tastes of the holiday season. Sing along with our roaming musicians as they play Christmas carols and you sip warm cocoa and enjoy a freshly baked cookie. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Holiday Light Show

5:00 PM

Location: Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Details: Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

 

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Gingerbread House Competition and Display

 

Location: Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA

Details: The Gingerbread Competition & Display is a feast for the eyes with creative and whimsical entries in several categories. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit in the Shop #1 during shopping hours from November 19 through January 9, 2021. Entries open to the public. Admission is free. (Guests will be asked to wear masks and to social distance.)

Age: All ages welcome

 

Public Skate

10:00 AM

Location: Mercer County Park, Ice Skating Center

Details: Drop in for general public skating. Due to COVID-19 there will be no birthday parties or skate rentals. Masks must be worn at all times. Public skate sessions start at 10am and run throughout the day. Check schedule for details

Age: All ages

 

Skating on the Square

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Palmer Square, Hullfish Street, Princeton

Details: You’re invited to make lasting memories and start new traditions this holiday season at Palmer Square’s “eco-friendly” outdoor synthetic skating rink! Located on Hulfish Street Behind the Nassau Inn Hotel. Bring your own skates or borrow ours! (skate rental included in ticket price)

Age: All ages

 

North Pole Express

3:00 PM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Join Santa and Mrs. Claus as you depart New Hope Station for a North Pole Express Train ride through the historic Bucks County countryside on the way to the North Pole. The journey begins when the Conductor calls “All Aboard”! Whether you’re a new guest or returning for a family tradition, you will experience the sounds and tastes of the holiday season. Sing along with our roaming musicians as they play Christmas carols and you sip warm cocoa and enjoy a freshly baked cookie. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Holiday Light Show

5:00 PM

Location: Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Details: Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

 

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Gingerbread House Competition and Display

 

Location: Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA

Details: The Gingerbread Competition & Display is a feast for the eyes with creative and whimsical entries in several categories. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit in the Shop #1 during shopping hours from November 19 through January 9, 2021. Entries open to the public. Admission is free. (Guests will be asked to wear masks and to social distance.)

Age: All ages welcome

 

Caregiver & Me - Music and Movement/Pre-Gymnastics Class

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Location: Tumbles, 1225 State Road, Princeton

Details: This is an interactive class that provides you and your child a valuable bonding experience. Kids will be involved in rolling, crawling, singing, moving activities in a uniquely designed indoor play space. In this class, you get to tumble with your toddlers, strengthen his/her muscles, sing and dance together, and build a strong bond between you and your child. You can also send your nanny to attend this class with your child so that you can get a break while your child is having fun! Maintain your child's good health. Make new friends and have fun! This combo class is for our walkers who are ready to tackle different obstacle courses working on coordination and balance. We will start with a Welcome Song and warm up/ stretching. Then a few exercise activities before the lesson.

Age: 14-26 months

 

Public Skate

10:00 AM

Location: Mercer County Park, Ice Skating Center

Details: Drop in for general public skating. Due to COVID-19 there will be no birthday parties or skate rentals. Masks must be worn at all times. Public skate sessions start at 10am and run throughout the day. Check schedule for details

Age: All ages

 

Skating on the Square

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location: Palmer Square, Hullfish Street, Princeton

Details: You’re invited to make lasting memories and start new traditions this holiday season at Palmer Square’s “eco-friendly” outdoor synthetic skating rink! Located on Hulfish Street Behind the Nassau Inn Hotel. Bring your own skates or borrow ours! (skate rental included in ticket price)

Age: All ages

 

North Pole Express

3:00 PM

Location: New Hope Train Station, 32 W. Bridge Street, New Hope

Details: Join Santa and Mrs. Claus as you depart New Hope Station for a North Pole Express Train ride through the historic Bucks County countryside on the way to the North Pole. The journey begins when the Conductor calls “All Aboard”! Whether you’re a new guest or returning for a family tradition, you will experience the sounds and tastes of the holiday season. Sing along with our roaming musicians as they play Christmas carols and you sip warm cocoa and enjoy a freshly baked cookie. Share your special wishes with Santa as he and Mrs. Claus visit with the children. Each child will receive their own sleigh bell gift from Santa himself. Check website for departure times through out the day.

Age: All ages

 

Holiday Light Show

5:00 PM

Location: Shady Brook Farm, Yardley

Details: Experience the Magic! Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland. Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting). Stop in the market to shop for holiday treats and pick out the perfect Christmas tree while you’re here! Purchase your Timed Ticket HERE.

Age: All ages

 

 

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