There are eight shopping days left before Christmas! No need to panic, find that perfect (last minute) gift for everyone on your list. Shop at local Cumberland Valley merchants this holiday season to find unique gifts and support your community. Here are some suggestions for the passionate collectors, nature explorers, history buffs, food & wine connoisseurs and fashionistas in your life.

For the Passionate Collector:

For the Nature Explorer:


For the History Buff:


  • If you are shopping for a Civil War history buff, stop by Civil War and More in Mechanicsburg for books, collectibles, music, flags and even neck ties! 
  • Peruse the 50,000 volumes of historic books and maps at Canaday's Book Barn in Carlisle.
  • Find local pottery, wood carvings, books, metalwork and reproduction photos at History on High - The Shop in Carlisle. 

 For the Food & Wine Connoisseur:


For the Fashionista: