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Newtown Yardley, PA Events

Events for Friday December 24, 2021

Gingerbread House Competition & Display, Peddlers Village


Friday December 24, 2021

A holiday tradition at Peddler’s Village since 1984, the Gingerbread Competition and Display is a feast for the eyes with more than 75 creative and whimsical entries in these categories: NEW! Holiday on Wheels, Traditional, Authentic Reproduction Around the World, 3-D, Movie or TV Set, Winter Wonderland, Student, and Kids Only. The Gingerbread entries will be on exhibit during shopping hours (10am opening Monday thru Saturday, 11am opening on Sundays) from November 19 through January 8, 2022. Admission is free.

Peddler’s Village, 2400 Street Road New Hope, PA

Polar Express at The Newtown Theatre


Friday December 24, 2021
10:00 AM

All aboard the Polar Express! Bring the whole family to the historic Newtown Theatre and join a young boy on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. Come out in your finest Christmas PJs and enjoy the movie, free hot chocolate, and a free Santa sleigh bell for every child, given out by the Big Man himself.

Ticket sales will open automatically at 8 AM on Monday, November 1.


Saturday, December 18, 10:00 AM

Sunday, December 19, 10:00 AM

Thursday, December 23, 10:00 AM

Friday, December 24 (Christmas Eve), 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Doors open one hour before each screening. Seating is first come, first served.

The Newtown Theatre
120 North State Street Newtown, PA  http://

Holiday Lights Meander, Fonthill Castle


Friday December 24, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Holiday Lights Meander – 30-Minute “On Your Own” Timed Holiday Experience-

Explore the special 2021 Holiday Lights Meander route with your loved ones and spend 30 minutes gazing at the splendor of the holiday decorations of historic Fonthill Castle on your own. Our knowledgeable tour guides will be available along the holiday route to answer your questions and make this a seasonal experience to remember for the whole family.

30-minute timed entry slots, every 10 minutes >>

December 24, 2021 (Christmas Eve)
December 31, 2021 (New Year’s Eve)

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
30-minute timed entry slots, every 10 minutes

$25 Adults/$20 Member Adults/$10 Youth (6-17)/$5 Child (5 and under)


Shady Brook Farm's Holiday Light Show


Friday December 24, 2021
5:00 PM


Shady Brook Farm’s spectacular Holiday Light Show features more than 3 million lights illuminating acres of farmland!

Encounter whimsical displays and familiar characters as you drive through in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on an open-air wagon ride (weather permitting).

Stop in after the show to warm up at a toasty campfires, enjoy hot cocoa, s’mores kits, tasty treats + locally produced adult beverages.

There is a free walk through light display (Candy Cane Lane) and a Christmas Shop for your convenience. The farm market and Christmas tree shopping will be open late too! ONLINE TICKETS are SUGGESTED! 

Shady Brook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley PA