We are regularly updating this page to show you all of the great features we will have at the 2023 show!

Christmas shop at one of the largest holiday shows in the country. The PA Christmas Show is completely indoors and all on one floor. You can visit more than 600 specialty shoppes selling a wide array of exclusive, unique gifts for family and friends. You’ll be pleased with the quality, variety and range of reasonable prices. There’s something for everyone on your list!


Christmas Tree Lane

Located in the Cameron Street Lobby, stroll through the year’s festive Christmas Tree Lane, featuring Christmas trees decorated by a vendor in the show. Visitors can vote on their favorite tree décor and be entered to win a four pack of tickets to next year’s show (4 winners)!


Girls' Night Out 

It's back with even more fun planned!

We're having a party and you and your girlfriends are invited! We will celebrate the season with our gal pals Friday night from 4 – 7 pm, where all can enjoy music, discounted signature drinks, fantastic door prizes, and a discounted $7 ticket (value of $10!).

Merry Money

All show attendees get the chance for some extra green for the holiday season, and can to register to win Merry Money while at the show! Winners will be drawn at the show - during the dates/times to be listed soon - to receive $100 in Merry Money gift cards to use at any one vendor of their choice.

Entertainment Stage

Our attendees enjoy festive dance performances, heavenly voices, and merry instrumentals from local musicians, dance groups and school bands. There is fun for the whole family at the entertainment stage located in the North Hall.

Entertainment Stage Sponsored by LeafGuard

Deck the Paws Fashion Show

featuring adoptable dogs from Canine Rescue of Central PA

We had Santa Paws and Mrs. Claws strutting their stuff on the Entertainment Stage. No one wanted to miss these adorable and adoptable dogs unleashing the joy in their ugly sweaters and Howl-iday gear!

Walk Into a Winter Wonderland

Our North Hall Entrance of the show was a winter wonderland of fresh cut trees provided by the Pennsylvania Christmas Tree Growers Association and Strathmeyer Christmas Trees. The fresh smell of live Christmas Trees helped all get into the holiday spirit as soon as they walked in the doors of the Farm Show Complex!

Signature Cocktails by C&J Catering 

Our visitors had a chance to stay in the holiday spirit by drinking a holiday spirit! The venue's bars offered an opportunity to indulge in fun signature drinks including The Grinch Cocktail, Cranberry Prosecco Punch, and Ms. Claus Cocktail!

*Signature drinks were discounted $2 on Girls' Night Out!!*

Shop and Drop

Are you shopping until you drop? Too many packages to carry? Check your packages at The Shop and Drop, located in the Small Arena, and pick them up when you’re ready to head home.

This service is provided by the Dauphin County Systems of Care Community Partners. There is a suggested donation of $3 to check your coat or package OR a toy donation for their Christmas Celebration. All proceeds benefit the New Beginnings Youth & Adult Services.  

Ship Gifts Right From the Show!

The show is truly the only stop you need to make for Christmas shopping. Purchase gifts for family and friends and stop by the USPS booth to ship right from the show! USPS offered all services from their space including stamps, packing and shipping needs!


Ho, Ho, Ho! Santaland is great for the whole family!

We're creating the perfect backdrop for your family or friend group's Santa photos. Visit Santa in the North Hall and snap a photo in Santaland in his sleigh built by QNC Construction.


Santaland sponsored by   


Décor Competition

Come see the best of the best from our exhibitors! From the front door to your window, vendors will decorate displays to inspire your home this holiday season with products you can buy at the show!

Competitions include decorated Christmas Trees, Wreaths, Front Doors, and Windows

Sponsored by

Children's Workshops & Kids Korner

For anyone who brought family to the show, we were here to entertain everyone and get them into the holiday spirit. Kids could create their own gingerbread house, ornament or toy in the Children’s Workshop, where they could also find elves onsite making balloon animals; and coloring activities and games.

Model Train Display


Whooo, Whooo. Kids of all ages enjoyed the beautiful and intricate trains from The Reading Company Technical & Historical Society, where they were treated to a one hundred twenty-foot train display with three to five sets of trains running simultaneously.

Christmas Dinner

C & J Catering upstairs (elevator right by North Hall Entrance) held their Christmas Dinner Banquet Buffet, where our attendees could shop the show and enjoy dinner and drinks!
***Ala Carte signature drinks available!

2023 menus, prices and hours coming later this year!