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A guide to Centre County holiday events

Gloria Horst Rosenberger and her husband, Jim Rosenberger, opened up their home in 2013 for the annual Holiday Home Tour.
Gloria Horst Rosenberger and her husband, Jim Rosenberger, opened up their home in 2013 for the annual Holiday Home Tour. Centre Daily Times, file

Nov. 26

Fall Craft and Gift Fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Bald Eagle High School, 751 S. Eagle Valley Road, Wingate.

Milesburg “Home Town” Christmas, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Milesburg. 355-8886.

Nov. 30

The Pennsylvania Christmas & Gift Show, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Pa. Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg. www.pa christmasshow.com.

Dec. 1

The Pennsylvania Christmas & Gift Show, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Pa. Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg. www.pa christmasshow.com.

Dec. 2

Boalsburg Hometown Christmas cookie contest entries drop off, 2-6 p.m., Boalsburg Heritage Museum, 304 E. Main St., Boalsburg. boalsburgvillage conservancy.org.

Merry Millheim, various locations, Millheim.

Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Matson Museum of Anthropology, 409 Carpenter Building, University Park. anth.la.psu.edu.

The Pennsylvania Christmas & Gift Show, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Pa. Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg. www.pa christmasshow.com.

Stocking Stuffer Antique, Art & Fine Craft Sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Centre Furnace Mansion, 1001 E. College Ave., State College.

Lemont Christmas Market, 5-8 p.m., the Granary, 133 Mount Nittany Road, Lemont. www.lemont village.org.

December First Friday, 5-9 p.m., downtown State College. www.FirstFriday StateCollege.com.

Williamsport Civic Ballet’s “The Nutcracker,” 7 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. 570-326-2424, www .caclive.com.

Christmas Joy!, A Concert by Arietta Women’s Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 205 S. Garner St., State College. www.glcpa.org.

Dec. 3

Boalsburg Hometown Christmas, various locations, Boalsburg. boalsburg villageconservancy.org.

Merry Millheim, various locations, Millheim.

Polar Bear Plunge, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Black Moshannon State Park, 4216 Beaver Road, Philipsburg. www.ymcaofcentrecounty .org.

Juried Winter Craft Market, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Mount Nittany Middle School, 656 Brandywine Drive, State College. www.wintercraft market.com.

The Pennsylvania Christmas & Gift Show, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Pa. Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg. www.pa christmasshow.com.

Elves’ Gift Shop, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Park Forest Middle School, 2180 School Drive, State College.

Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art Holiday Art and Ornament Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Palmer Museum, University Park. www.palmermuseum.psu .edu.

Lemont Christmas Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., the Granary, 133 Mount Nittany Road, Lemont. www.lemontvillage.org.

Winter Craft and Local Food Fair, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., The Meetinghouse on Atherton, 318 S. Atherton St., State College. www.taprootkitchen.org.

Design your own gift wrap, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlowlibrary.org.

Habitat for Humanity Gingerbread Build, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 3, Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 208 W. Foster Ave., State College. www.eventbrite.com/e/habitat-for-humanity-gingerbread-house-build-tickets-29331285665.

Polar Express, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlowlibrary .org.

Live Nativity, 5-7 p.m., St. John’s United Church of Christ, 218 N. Church St., Boalsburg. 466-7162, stjohnsuccboalsburg .wordpress.com.

Williamsport Civic Ballet’s “The Nutcracker,” 4 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. 570-326-2424, www .caclive.com.

Dec. 4

Merry Millheim, various locations, Millheim.

The Pennsylvania Christmas & Gift Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Pa. Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St., Harrisburg. www .pachristmasshow.com.

Holiday Home Tour, 1-5 p.m., Hillcrest Avenue, State College.

Stocking Stuffer Antique, Art & Fine Craft Sale, noon-4 p.m., Centre Furnace Mansion, 1001 E. College Ave., State College. www.centrehistory.org/stockingstuffer.

Design your own gift wrap, 2-4:20 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlow library.org.

Polar Express, 2-4:20 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlowlibrary .org.

Christmas Tea and Candlelight Tour, 3-6 p.m., Boal Mansion, 163 Boal Estate Drive, Boalsburg. 876-0129, www.boal museum.com. Reservations required.

Valley Voices: Christmas Concert, 3 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 121 S. Front St., Philipsburg.

Nebraska Theatre Caravan’s “A Christmas Carol,” 7 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. 570-326-2424, www.caclive.com.

Dec. 9

Festival of Trees, 4-8 p.m., Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology, 540 N. Harrison Road, Pleasant Gap. www.ccunitedway.org/festival-trees.

Handmade Holiday Market, 5-9 p.m., Bremen Town Ballroom, 105 E. Main St., Millheim.

The Arboretum at Penn State’s Winter Celebration, 5-7 p.m., The Arboretum at Penn State, University Park. 865-9118, arboretum.psu.edu.

Bellefonte Victorian Christmas opening ceremonies, 6:30 p.m., Bellefonte Elementary School, 100 W. Linn St., Bellefonte. www.bellefonte victorianchristmas.com.

Dec. 10

Bellefonte Victorian Christmas, 8:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m., various locations, Bellefonte. www.bellefonte victorianchristmas.com.

Festival of Trees, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology, 540 N. Harrison Road, Pleasant Gap. www.ccunitedway.org/festival-trees.

Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Ferguson Township Elementary School, 215 W. Pine Grove Road, Pine Grove Mills. brandiwagner 79@gmail.com.

Run Rudolph Run 5K, 9 a.m., downtown State College. www.leftrightrepeat .net.

Handmade Holiday Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Bremen Town Ballroom, 105 E. Main St., Millheim.

Design your own gift wrap, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlowlibrary.org.

Polar Express, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlowlibrary .org.

Victorian Christmas High Tea, 1 and 3 p.m., Reynolds Mansion, 101 W. Linn St., Bellefonte. www.reynolds mansion.com/en-us/. Reservations required.

Santa in the Cave, 1-4 p.m., Lincoln Caverns, 7703 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon. lincoln caverns.com.

Central Pa. Dance Workshop’s “December Down Under,” 7:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www.thestatetheatre.org.

Performing Arts School of Central Pennsylvania’s “The Nutcracker,” 7:30 p.m., Eisenhower Auditorium, University Park. 800-ARTS-TIX.

Dec. 11

Bellefonte Victorian Christmas, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m., various locations, Bellefonte. www.bellefonte victorianchristmas.com.

Festival of Trees, noon-4 p.m., Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology, 540 N. Harrison Road, Pleasant Gap. www.ccunitedway.org/festival-trees.

Historic Holiday Tour, 1-5 p.m. Dec. 11, downtown Philipsburg. 577-3954, mainst@philipsburgpa.org.

Santa in the Cave, 1-4 p.m., Lincoln Caverns, 7703 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon. lincoln caverns.com.

Victorian Christmas High Tea, 1 p.m., Reynolds Mansion, 101 W. Linn St., Bellefonte. www.reynolds mansion.com/en-us/. Reservations required.

Design your own gift wrap, 2-4:20 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlow library.org.

Polar Express, 2-4:20 p.m., Schlow Centre Region Library, 211 S. Allen St., State College. 237-6236, www.schlowlibrary .org.

The Pennsylvania Centre Orchestra’s “Messiah,” 7:30 p.m., Schwab Auditorium, University Park. 312 Old Main, University Park. www.centreorchestra .org.

Dec. 14

The Art of Music: “Songs of the Season,” 12:10-1 p.m., Palmer Museumm University Park. www .palmermuseum.psu.edu.

The Pennsylvania Centre Orchestra’s “Messiah,” 7:30 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church. 512 Hughes St., Bellefonte. www.centreorchestra .org.

Dec. 16

Centre Dance’s “The Nutcracker,” 7 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www .thestatetheatre.org.

Dec. 17

Centre Dance’s “The Nutcracker,” 7 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www .thestatetheatre.org.

Kenny Rogers: The Gambler’s Last Deal Christmas and Hits Tour, 7:30 p.m., Eisenhower Auditorium, University Park. www.cpa .psu.edu.

Dec. 18

Allegheny Ballet Company’s “The Nutcracker,” 1 p.m., Mishler Theatre, 1212 12th Ave., Altoona. 944-9434, mishlertheatre.org.

Centre Dance’s “The Nutcracker,” 3 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www.the statetheatre.org.

Dec. 21

“It’s a Wonderful Life,” 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www.thestatetheatre.org.

Dec. 22

“It’s a Wonderful Life,” 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www.thestatetheatre.org.

Dec. 23

“It’s a Wonderful Life,” 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College. www.thestatetheatre.org.

Dec. 31

First Night, noon-midnight, downtown State College. www.firstnight statecollege.com.

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