Celebrate the whole month of December with holiday events in Mechanicsburg. Browse the list below.

November 25th

Mechanicsburg's Annual Community Tree Lighting - Join the community in lighting the tree on the Mechanicsburg square at the corner of Main & Market Streets. Enjoy holiday music, free hot cocoa, and caroling at the tree beginning at 5:15 pm.

December 1st

Natural Twig Swag or Wreath Decoration @ Rosemary House - Participants will be able to choose from a variety of large or small natural twig swag or wreath base to create instant holiday decor.

December 2nd

First Fridays in Mechanicsburg - Enjoy food, art, live music, dining, specials and downtown shopping at its finest.

December 3rd

Cookies with Mrs. Claus @ Upper Allen Township - Enjoy cookies with Mrs. Claus sponsored by the Upper Allen Woman's Club Foundation.

Holiday Open House @ Oakes Museum - There will be a holiday craft project for children ages 3-12, special discounts in the gift shop, a book reading, refreshments, and drawings for museum gift certificates.

December 4th

Holiday Workshop & FestiviTEA @ The Rosemary House - Enjoy an elegant and festive holiday tea party with scrumptious food. The tea party alone makes this class wonderful, but you can also create a small pinecone and fresh greens arrangement.

22nd Annual Holly House Trail Tour - Start your holiday season with a tour of beautifully decorated homes in Mechanicsburg and surrounding areas. Seven private residences and two historic businesses are opening their doors as well as carolers and a wine and cheese reception.

Holiday! With the Harrisburg Singers @ Mechanicsburg Presbyterian Church - Open your holiday season with The Harrisburg Singers’ traditional concert of carols.

Christmas Concert @ Messiah College - Begin your Christmas season with this beautiful concert featuring a variety of Department of Music ensembles.

December 6th

Mommy & Me Garden Craft Class "Make a Holiday Tree" @ Ashcombe - In this fun class, each child and parent (together) will make a creative Christmas tree using plates and paint.

December 7th

Fresh Greens Container Workshop @ Ashcombe - Each participant will make a beautiful container filled with fresh greens to display for the season.

Ladies Night @ Ashcombe - This special evening is filled with lots of great holiday ideas and treats for women of all ages.

December 10th

Take Tea! Take Joy! @ The Rosemary House - Let your heart be merry as we celebrate the magic of this holiday season at a complete Afternoon Tea at Sweet Remembrances.

A Visit with Mrs. Claus @ Mechanicsburg Museum - Free crafts and stories for the little ones, led by our friend Mrs. Claus.

December 11th

American Holiday Customs & Christmas Tea @ The Rosemary House - Sweet Remembrances will be beautifully appointed for the holidays and Nancy Reppert will prepare a delicious and elegant full tea. Afterward, enjoy an entertaining holiday program.

December 16th

A Candlelight Christmas @ Messiah College - Light glows in the darkness - literally and figuratively - as the Chorale performs both new and familiar songs of the season.

December 18th

The Cumberland Singers Fall 2016 Concert "Celebrate" @ Shepherdstown United Methodist Church - In this program are songs of hope, joy, remembrance, and songs telling the Christmas story.

Take Tea! Take Joy! @ The Rosemary House - Let your heart be merry as we celebrate the magic of this holiday season at a complete Afternoon Tea at Sweet Remembrances.