If you're looking for fun holiday activities to enjoy with your family, look no further than Reading! Here are some of the festive events planned during the month to put on your holiday fun calendar.

Santa Meet and Greet

Sat, Dec 11, 3 – 7 PM
Reading Area Firefighters Museum
S 5th St, Reading, PA

Join us on Saturday, December 11 when Santa Claus makes his visit from the North Pole from 10am to 2pm. Come tell Santa what you want for Christmas in our Victorian Era Parlor. Children will be able to sit and talk with Santa. Parents can take pictures if they wish. Receive a special treat from Santa. This special event is free for all children 16 and under, Gen admission ticket Adults $5 all are welcome (1 Adult ticket per 5 free child). A free ticket will need to be obtained for each child that will be attending.

Caboose Crew @ Holiday Lights at Grings Mill

Sat, Dec 11, 11 PM – Sun, Dec 12, 2 AM
2083 Tulpehocken Rd, Reading, PA

Macaroni and Cheese, soup and chili will be available while you enjoy the holiday lights!

Holiday Open House

Wed, Dec 8, 11:30 PM – Thu, Dec 9, 1:30 AM
Sinking Spring Public Library
3940 Penn Ave, Reading, PA

Drop in between 6:30 - 8:30pm to play games, pick up a winter craft, decorate cookies & more! Santa will arrive on a fire truck at 7pm. All ages welcome. No registration is required for this free event. Sponsored by the Borough of Sinking Spring & the Sinking Spring Public Library.

Holidays at the Homestead

Sat, Dec 11, 4 – 9 PM
400 Daniel Boone Rd, Birdsboro, PA

Join us in discovering traditional Pennsylvania German and English holiday practices at the Boone House with costumed interpreters and hearth cooking demonstrations. Enjoy carolers throughout the day, the Belsnickel from 1:00-3:00, and a paper ornament craft to take home.

The Elf on a Shelf Live

Wed, Dec 22, 6 – 11 PM
Santander Performing Arts Center
136 N 6th St, Reading, PA

Mills Entertainment is pleased to bring you this theatrical production with enhanced safety protocols in place. In addition to the safety measures put in place by our venue partners, Mills Entertainment requires all attendees over the age of two to wear a face covering, regardless of vaccination status. Additionally, any patron who is experiencing a fever or is not feeling well is encouraged to stay home and will be extended a flexible refund policy.

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