West Reading Avenues Winter 2017 - 40
WINTER ON THE AVENUES //// events
on the avenues
Yuletide Around the World Festival of Trees Exhibit
Holiday Tree Lighting
Reading Public Museum, 500 Museum Rd., West Reading
November 4, 2017 through January 21, 2018
Celebrate and learn how other cultures honor the season
of Yuletide, otherwise known as Christmas! This exhibition
will feature holiday trees decorated by community
organizations inspired by the customs of their homelands.
All trees will be paired with artwork from the Museum's
collection. For more info visit readingpublicmuseum.org
Delany Circle, West Reading, PA 19611
December 1, 6 PM
Don't miss out on West Reading's 89th annual Holiday Tree
Lighting event! There will be a special appearance by Santa and
Mrs. Claus, and entertainment provided by the Wyomissing Area
School District Music Department. There will be performances by
Berks Ballet and the Scottish Rite Cathedral. Following the tree
lighting, stop by St. James Church located on the 600 block of Penn
Avenue for refreshments and pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
West Reading Holiday Pop-up Market
Olympian Ballroom, 603 Penn Ave. , West Reading
Saturday, November 25, 12PM - 5PM
Shop for wearables, art, and crafty goods handmade
by local, talented makers. Info at thenewmakerie.
West Reading, PA 19610
The Holiday Glow celebration kicks off on Black Friday, November
24th, the day after Thanksgiving. Start your Black Friday shopping
by strolling through the countless boutique shops and restaurants
along Penn Avenue. Check out the wide selection of shops at
the VF Outlet Center. Come out and shop 'til you drop!
Small Business Saturday
Spend the day, and your dollars, on the Avenue as West Reading
rolls out the red carpet for their biggest shopping day of the year.
Shops will host endless specials and sales, restaurants boast the best
bites to eat and gift certificates to share with that special someone.
Don't forget something sweet to celebrate the holiday season with!
Avenues Winter 2017
St, James Parish of Reading City Church,
644 Penn Avenue, West Reading, PA 19611
December 1, 8, and 15, 6 - 8PM
The popular carriage rides are back and available again this year
starting in front of St. James Church! Bundle up and come see
what the buzz is about! This beloved activity is brought to you
by the West Reading Community Revitalization Foundation.