More Pottstown Area Holiday Events Coming This Weekend

Christmas Tree (1)

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Funky Santa 5K Run – The Brick House is sponsoring a 5K run and 5K relay this Sunday, December 12th at 9:15 a.m.  Registration is from 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m.  Click below for all the details:


Pottstown Hometown Holiday Celebration continues this Friday, December 10th from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in downtown Pottstown.  Click here for info:


Music at Emmanuel: Coventry Singers – Sunday, December 12th at 4:00 p.m., Emmanuel Lutheran Church, corner of Hanover & Walnut Sts., Pottstown.  The concert will feature music of the season.  For more information: 


Christmas in Birdsboro – Saturday, December 11th from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Fun for your entire family!  More info:


A Christmas Wonderland: Ocean City Theatre Company at Owen J. Roberts High School Auditorium, Friday, December 10th at 7:30 p.m.  Billed as a family musical review, this is a one night only appearance in the Pottstown area.  Tickets are $12.00 for adults and $10.00 student/child.  For more information:  (Scroll down the page about half way)


A Christmas Carol: The Musical – Tri-County Performing Arts Center in downtown Pottstown.  Performances continue all weekend.  Info:


The Historic Pottstown Neighborhood Association is proud to sponsor its annual holiday house tour, Historic Pottstown by Candlelight on Sunday, December 12, 2010

This event showcases some of Pottstown’s most treasured architectural wonders both on the outside of these properties as well as their interiors.  Come and enjoy our tour to see what Pottstown has saved from the past and kept for the future.

$12.00 Ticket includes:

Victorian Tea presented by the Doe Club, Pottstown Elks from noon – 2pm                                                        All homes and buildings on the tour are open from 1pm – 6pm 
Model train display
Free trolley transportation for all ticket holders
Free refreshments to ticket holders

For ticket information or if you are interested in having your home open for our annual holiday house tour, please contact Sue Krause at (610) 323-2229.

Pottstown Area Holiday Happenings – This Weekend

Christmas in the post-War United States

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“A Christmas Carol – The Musical” opens Friday, December 3rd at the Tri-County Performing Arts Center in downtown Pottstown.  For more information click on this link

Daniel Boone Middle School 29th Annual Holiday Craft Show runs this Saturday and Sunday, December 4th and 5th from 9 am to 3 pm both days.  Parking and admission are FREE!!  For more information

Glick’s Greenhouse, Once Upon A Holiday poinsettia show.  December 3rd (9-9), 4th (9-5) and 6th (9-9).  More info at http://www/

Christmas at Joanna Furnace, December 3rd & 4th, 6 pm – 9 pm, December 5th, 6pm – 8 pm.   A Victorian Christmas celebration.  Click on for more information.

Schuylkill Valley Regional Dance Company presents The Nutcracker, December 5th at 2 pm at the Hill School Center for the Arts.  Tickets are $20.00 for adults and $15.00 for students.  Tickets are available online at For further information please call SVRDC at 484-941-0683 or visit our website at

Pottstown Hometown Holiday Celebration, starts today, December 3rd at 6 pm and continues every Friday in December.  For more information on all the free family fun click here:

Senior Follies At The TriPAC

If you are looking for something to do Sunday afternoon, look no further.

The Tri-County Performing Arts Center, in downtown Pottstown, is hosting their second annual Senior Follies tomorrow!

Enjoy the many musical, dramatic, and comedic antics of our performance troupe for older adults!  Recommended for ages 4 through adult.

SENIOR FOLLIES  (May 23, 2010)
Sunday – 3:00 pm
CHILDREN (12 & under): $8
$2 off per ticket for groups of 10 or more!

Tri-County Performing Arts Center To Celebrate 1st Anniversary in Pottstown

Saturday, NOVEMBER 14th

Details: Anniversary Invitation.pdf

To help us plan, feel free to RSVP even if you are registering at the door. Bring your friends!

Silent Auction Items & Services
FOOD & WINE: Angelina’s Italian Kitchen, Asher’s Chocolates, Bauman’s Fruit Butter, Brick House, Brookside Family Restaurant, Churchill’s, Company Cakes, Cutillo’s, Funky Lil’ Kitchen, Henry’s Café, Iron Hill Brewery, Kimberton Inn, Mama Vellia’s, Manatawny Creek Winery, Morton’s Steak House, The Pourhouse, Smokey Bones, Sweet Ashley’s, Tastykakes, and more!

ENTERTAINMENT & GET-AWAYS: Arden Theatre Co., Astral Artists Series, Centre Theater, Chanticleer Garden, Colonial Theatre, Deerfield Bed & Breakfast, Private Guitar Concert, Holiday Inn of Historic Philadelphia, John Mellencamp collectibles, Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia Orchestra, MCCC Lively Arts Series, Montgomery Theater, National Constitution Center, People’s Light & Theatre, Philadelphia Theatre Company, Philadelphia Zoo, Pottstown Symphony Orchestra, Radisson Plaza-Warwick Hotel Philadelphia, Rainbow Dinner Theater, Reading Public Museum, TNT Air (airplane ride!), Schuylkill Valley Regional Dance, Tao Martial Art of Drumming, Theatre Horizon, Tri-County Performing Arts Center, Walnut Street Theatre, Wildwood vacation home, Atlantic City Casino trips, New York and Baltimore Inner Harbor trips, and more!

Visual Arts, Crafts, Lessons & Jewelry: Boyertown Bear “Bearita”, Britto Original Painting – “Billy”, Britto Sculpture, Jane Runyeon Painting, Amy Ragsdale Jewelry, Calligraphic Dinner Party Services, Hand-crafted Rug, Art Quilts, Cindy Christen Design Necklace, Glass Art Box, Art Lessons, Goggle Works Membership, Handmade Furniture, Julie Longacre Serigraphs, Leroy Neiman Signed Lithograph, Art Books, Pottery, Photography, Jeanne Petrosky Paper Sculpture, Dance Lessons, Taylor Backes Art Glass, and more!

SPORTS: Arnold’s Family Fun Center, Golf Outings, Autographed Eagles Photo, Autographed Flyer’s Hockey Puck, Rock Climbing, Gym Memberships, Bicycles.

SERVICES: Massage, Salon Services and Products, Piano Tuning, Photography, Interior Design Consultation, Automobile Services
Homegoods & Apparel: Chiropractic Pillow, Candles, Wedding Accessories, Stationary, Photo and Scrap Books, Travel Accessories, Maternity Apparel, Flags, Decorative Bowls and Wreath, Table Lamp, Mink Coat, Misc. Gift Baskets, Mantel Clock, T-Shirts, Home Improvement Gift Certificates, Vases, Pet Grooming, Floral Arrangement, Birdhouse, Plush Robe, L’Occitane Toiletries, Weitzenkorn Gift Certificate, and more!

“Canvas the Streets” in support of area art galleries. Visit 3 or more of the following galleries before arriving at the Tri-PAC and receive free gifts such as posters, art cards, coupons, and tickets to a Tri-PAC performance. Don’t forget to collect a business card or pamphlet from each gallery on your way want to the Tri-PAC.

The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art – Ursinus College
Studio B – Boyertown, PA
The Boyer Gallery – The Hill School
Goggle Works – Reading, PA
Montgomery County Community College – Pottstown, PA
Gallery School of Pottstown – Pottstown, PA

If you are unfamiliar with Romero Britto (international artist) you can check out his website