Get in the holiday spirit by attending a tree lighting, holiday parade or festive event!

Tree Lightings & Parades

Clinton Christmas Tree Lighting

When: Nov. 25, 6:30-7:30 pm
Where: Clinton, NJ

The Annual Hunterdon Holiday Parade

When: December 4, 5-7 pm
Where: Main Street, Flemington, NJ

Join the fun at the 2022 Hunterdon Holiday Parade. This event is sponsored by the Hunterdon County Chamber of Commerce.

The 100th Annual Flemington Christmas Tree Lighting

When: Friday, December 2, 6:30 pm
Where: Flemington, NJ

Santa Claus will be arriving at the Christmas Tree between 7-7:15 pm, which is preceded by the formal Tree Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Carols organized by Flemington Cub Scout Pack 61.

Clinton Holiday Parade

When: Friday, December 2, 7 pm
Where: Main Street, Clinton, NJ

Don’t miss the 36th Annual Christmas Parade down Main Street in Clinton, NJ!

Christmas Barn and Vineyard Lighting 

When: December 3, 7-9 pm
Where: 2730 Hilltown Pike, Perkasie, PA

Grab a glass of wine and watch the illumination of the barn and vines as all the lights go on at once. Every year, more lights are added. Local Harvest Pizza and Scratch Kitchen Food Trucks will be providing great food until 9 pm and Overtones will be entertaining with live music from 4-8 pm. Indoor seating in the historic bank barn and the Coop and Stable rooms, along with tastings are available – 6 wines for $8. Beer from local breweries is also available.

Holiday Events & Celebrations

Red Mill Village Festival of Trees

When: Fri, Sat & Sun, Nov. 25-27 10 am – 6 pm and Sat. & Sun, Dec. 3-18, 12 pm – 6 pm
When: The Red Mill Museum Village, 56 Main Street, Clinton, NJ

The Red Mill Museum Village is an outdoor holiday market with over 45 unique craft artisans to help you wrap up your seasonal shopping. The opening weekend coincides with the first weekend of The Festival of Trees. After visiting the market, step back into the Victorian era in Downtown Clinton with “Dickens Days” and enjoy Father Christmas, carolers, and ride on a horse drawn carriage.

Holiday Fest at Lambertville Station Inn

When: December 17th & 18th
Where: 11 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ

Enjoy two days of holiday magic at the Lambertville Station Inn. There will be seasonal food & drinks, local school choirs, over 40 specialty vendors to shop, and photo ops with Santa. The event runs Saturday, December 17th from 11 am – 6 pm and Sunday, December 18th from 11:30 am – 4 pm. The Lambertville Station Inn has teamed up with Fisherman’s Mark, a local food pantry to collect canned and non-perishable foods. Bring a food donation to enter to win a one-night stay at Lambertville Station Inn!

Flemington Holiday Window Decorating Contest

When: November 23 – January 1
Where: Downtown Flemington, NJ

Flemington Community Partnership will be supporting small business and taking part in holiday festivities with a Holiday Window Decorating Contest. Take a stroll through Flemington and check out the creative displays. The kick off is on November 23rd and runs through January 1st.

Holidays at the Red Barn

When: Saturday, December 3
Where: 619 Sidney Road, Pittstown, NJ

The seasonally decorated barn welcomes you to shop for beautiful handcrafted gifts and goodies from local artists, crafters and farmers.

Holiday Sip N Shop at Steam Pub

When: December 12, 6-9 pm
Where: 606 2nd Street Pike, Southampton, PA

Get your holiday shopping done at Steam Pub’s Holiday Sip N Shop on Monday, December 12th from 6-9 pm. Featuring local vendors with clothing, makeup, jewelry, home goods and more!

Glen Gardner Christmas House Tour

When: December 11th, 12-3 pm
Where: 161 Main Street, Glen Gardner, NJ

The Glen Gardner Christmas House Tour is a great way to start the season. Tour five beautifully maintained, historic homes before ending the tour at the Inn at Glen Gardner for snacks and a cash bar. The Inn has evolved from Eveland’s Tavern which was a stagecoach stop in the late 1700s and has the honor of holding NJ’s oldest liquor license as issued to the same location. Tickets are $20 pre-sale and $25 the day of the tour.

The Nutcracker

When: December 10, 5 pm and December 11, 2 pm
Where: North Hunterdon High School, 1445 NJ-31, Annandale, NJ

West Jersey Youth Ballet presents The Nutcracker! The show will feature talented local dancers and will be held at North Hunterdon High School.

Annual Prallsville Mills Holiday Party

When: November 27, 2:30 – 6 pm
Where: 33 Risler Street, Stockton, NJ

The Delaware River Mill Society is set to host the Annual Prallsville Mills Holiday Party. Food and refreshments will be provided at this free holiday fest. There will be fun for the whole family, photo opportunities and extra special surprises when Santa rides into Stockton. Come listen to music, appreciate the beautiful scenes of the Delaware River and top it off with a tree and menorah lighting ceremony at 5:30 pm.

River House Sip and Shop Night Market

When: December 7th, 6-9 pm
Where: River House at Odette’s, 274 River Road, New Hope, PA

Looking for a gift for that special someone? Looking to shop local this holiday season? Or just an excuse to hang out with friends? Step out of the winter weather and into our Rhapsody Ballroom for the most stylish event of the season. Enjoy live music, sip specialty cocktails, and shop select home goods, apparel, accessories & products from more than ten local New Hope Boutiques to get a head start on your Holiday Shopping! Free for all to attend.

The Black Friday Gift Card Sale at River House is available from 10 am on 11/25 – 10 am on 11/29. Buy a gift card, get a gift card. Receive a $25 gift card for every $100 spent on River House apparel or $150 on gift cards.

The Amazing Christmas Village

When: Dec. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17 & 18, 11 am-4 pm and Dec. 23, 3-7 pm
Where: 4201 Neshaminy Blvd, Bensalem, PA

Experience Bensalem’s own European style outdoor holiday market right in Neshaminy Square Shopping Center. The Amazing Christmas Village is modeled after the traditional Christmas Markets found all through Europe. Mark your calendar and make plans to come out for the 3rd Annual Amazing Christmas Village. Family fun and shopping every Saturday and Sunday in December until December 23rd our Friday evening event. Visit our amazing outdoor market for all your holiday gift giving needs. We have a variety of vendors each day including holiday gifts & decor, crafts, arts, jewelry, candles, beauty, fashion, books, housewares, toys, beverages, sweets & food vendors. Our market will have endless free Holiday Music, Santa Visits, Free Entertainment and Free parking – everything to make your holiday shopping merry and bright! Grab your warm coats and bring the whole family and your holiday spirit and take part in our outdoor Family and Pet Friendly FREE Holiday Shopping Event.

Christmas on the Farm

When: December 3, 10 am – 4 pm
Where: Howell Living History Farm, 70 Woodens Lane, Lambertville, NJ

Holiday cheer is in store for those who visit Howell Farm. The 130-acre farm offers special tours and activities to celebrate the season. Christmas crafts, farm animal visits and opportunities to peek inside a decorated circa-1900 farmhouse are just part of the fun taking place. The farm’s forge, horse barn and gift shop will be open, as well as the barnyard where families can take selfies in the horse-drawn bobsled used for sleigh rides.

Food & Drink

Holiday Season at Plumsteadville Inn

5902 Easton Road, Pipersville, PA
215-766-7500

The Holiday season is already upon us and we are here to help! Whether it’s family, work, or friends, we have multiple spaces for Holiday soirees! These spaces can hold anywhere from an intimate gathering of 12 in the lounge or a large party of 100 in our recently updated banquet room. Give us a call or stop by to begin planning your event! Not only is the holiday season here, 2023 is right around the corner. The Plum knows how to throw a good party to ring in the New Year. We offer our same great menu with additional specials, complimentary champagne at midnight, a dance floor, and awesome live music. Reservations are highly recommended. Looking for the perfect stocking stuffer? Our gift cards can be purchased for any amount, do not expire, and can even be purchased online for your convenience!

Vela 

140 Veterans Lane, Doylestown, PA
215-230-8352

Celebrate the holidays at Vela. Whether it be catering your special event or in your home, Vela will make your entertaining more enjoyable. Looking for the perfect gift? Gift cards are available at the front desk.

Piccolo Trattoria

215-860-4247
https://www.piccolotrattoria.com/holiday-menu 

Every year in the U.S., many people celebrate the Feast of the Seven Fishes on Christmas Eve. This celebration is considered one of the most Italian traditions. Typically, the family gathers around a feast of seven different seafood dishes or one or two different types of fish prepared in seven different ways. Reserve a table at Piccolo’s or create your own Feast of the Seven Fishes at home. Explore our holiday menu today – The Piccolo Team is looking forward to serving you! We offer catering tray options for your holiday parties or you can stop in and purchase a gift card for family and friends. Happy Holidays from all at Piccolo Trattoria!

Steam Pub

606 Second Street Pike, Southampton, PA
(215) 942-6468

Celebrate the holidays at Steam Pub! Steam offers both on and off premise catering for all occasions. They offer a la carte, butler, buffet, open bar and cash bar options. Host your event at their location or let them bring the food to you. Check out the website for food and drink specials!

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