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 500 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

Stroll through this year’s festive Christmas Tree Lane, featuring Christmas trees that are each decorated by a vendor in the show. It will certainly get you in the holiday spirit with creative ideas for your holiday tree. NEW THIS YEAR – Vote on your favorite tree décor and be entered to win a four pack of tickets to next year’s show (4 winners)!

Girls' Night Out - New This Year!

We’re planning a party and you and your girlfriends are invited! Celebrate the season with your gal pals Friday night from 4 – 7 pm. Enjoy music, signature drinks, fantastic door prizes, and a discounted $6 ticket (value of $9!).

Sponsored by Basement Waterproofing Specialists 

Merry Money

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

Wednesday 11/30 & Thursday 12/1 from 11am - 2pm
Friday 12/2 during Girls' Night Out - 4pm - 7pm
Saturday 12/3 from 11am - 2pm

Merry Money is sponsored by Bath Fitter, Kitchen Saver, and Homespire

Bath Fitter Logo Kitchen Saver Logo         Homespire Logo

Entertainment Stage

Enjoy festive dance performances, heavenly voices, and merry instrumentals from local musicians, dance groups and school bands. There’s fun for the whole family at the entertainment stage located in the Small Arena. 

Sponsored by LeafGuard

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.

New this year! 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 will offer all services from their space including stamps, packing and shipping needs!

Ho, Ho, Ho! Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Don’t forget to snap a picture with the jolly fellow with your family or group! Santaland will be in the Northeast Hall each day Wednesday thru Saturday, 11am-5pm and Sunday 11am-3pm. 

Children's Workshops & Kids Korner

Are you bringing your family to the show? We’re here to entertain everyone and get them into the holiday spirit. Kids can create their own gingerbread house, ornament or toy in the Children’s Workshop. You’ll also find elves onsite making balloon animals; and coloring activities and games.

Model Train Display


Whooo, Whooo. Kids of all ages enjoy the beautiful and intricate trains from The Reading Company Technical & Historical Society. You can expect a one hundred twenty-foot train display with three to five sets of trains running simultaneously.

Christmas Dinner

Working up an Appetite while Shopping?

Join C and J Catering upstairs (elevator right by North Hall Entrance) for their Christmas Dinner Banquet Buffet. You and your shopping partners can plan to stay the day with us - shop the show and enjoy dinner and drinks!
***Ala Carte signature drinks available!

Click HERE for daily menus

The Banquet Buffet will be open:
Wednesday, November 30 & Thursday, December 1: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Friday, December 2 & Saturday, December 3: 11:00am - 6:30pm

$24.95 All You Can Eat
$19.95 Senior Citizen Discount
$14.95 Kids
***reduced menu option - $14.95 includes soup, salad bar and beverage ONLY

NOTE: Concessions and Catering services are now CASHLESS - you must bring credit card or use a mobile cash app