KNOX, Pa. (EYT) – ‘Tis the season … or will be soon enough. We are sure that you will find something special for everyone on Santa’s list at the Once Upon a Christmas event in Knox.
Here is a sneak preview of what you can expect at this year’s Once Upon a Christmas!
2019 Once Upon a Christmas in Knox
Friday, November 22: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 23: 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 24: Noon to 5:00 p.m.
A “Story Time Celebration” begins the event on Thursday, November 21, at 6:30 p.m. at the Knox library for all ages.
Everyone is invited.
An Open House will also be happening at the library on Friday, November 22, and Saturday, November 23, during library hours with RADA cutlery, used books, and homemade cookies.
Then, Knox Borough and the Knox Borough Police together will kick off the holiday season with a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Bring the kids to the SMILES park on Friday, November 22. at 6:00 p.m. for Santa & Mrs. Claus to arrive and visit with the children. All are welcome.
On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, begin your holiday shopping at the three Crafters’ locations at Wolf’s Den, Wentling Corners, and the Salem Community Building, plus four of Knox’s Business Open Houses.
Browse beautiful handmade gifts, crafts, wine tasting, candles, oil lamps, essential oils, lavender, and so much more.
On Friday, plan for lunch at the Edenburg Presbyterian Church from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Buffet style lunch consists of soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, and drink of your choice. Take-outs available. Corner of Main and Railroad Streets.
Address: Corner of Main Street and Railroad Street.
On Friday evening, November 22, join Mt. Joy United Methodist Church for a meal of scalloped potatoes and ham, corn bread, and homemade pie from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.! Take-outs available. They also have nut-rolls, apricot-rolls, RADA cutlery, and crafts on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Address: 159 Mt. Joy Road, Knox, PA 16232
Phone: Rose (814) 797-1268, Ginny (814) 797-1423
On Saturday, November 23, you can continue your shopping. Be sure to save enough time for a lunch at the Knox United Methodist Church from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The youth group will be serving chicken and biscuits.
Address: 9729 Route 338
The Knox Volunteer Fire Company will be serving stuffed pork chops, mashed potatoes, vegetable, dinner roll, and dessert from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturday evening on November 23 at 514 Railroad Street.
Deer Creek Winery will also be giving away a free night at the B & B (you must fill out the form found in our flier to be eligible.)
We are looking forward to a great event and hope you can spend some time with us for your Christmas holiday shopping.
This year’s event details:
Knox Business & Crafters Locations:
(Look for the wooden snowman at each location.)
The 1895 general store is open year around and we welcome you to browse through Clarion County’s “hidden gem.” Our home decor compliments country, primitive, and farmhouse decor along with a flare for urban and classic . Our women’s boutique has great apparel, purses jewelry, and bath and body, and our styles are attractive to many.
Himalayan Salt & Body
605 West State Street in Knox.
Western Pennsylvania’s newest salt room with Halotherapy. For decades people have enjoyed the benefits of Himalayan salt and now you can relax in a 40 minute Halotherapy session. An infrared sauna room is also available. Salt lamps and all-natural products available. Salt room & sauna are by appointment only. The boutique will be open during event times. Gift certificates are available.
Mitchell Ponds Inne
Tour our Wedding Venue and Getaway rentals! Under new ownership since 2018. Our gift shop features local maple syrup from Old State Farms, handcrafted wooden jewelry, vases, cutting boards, and ornaments perfect for Christmas.
Address: 108 Mitchell Ponds Lane, Knox, PA 16232
Your one-stop shop for primitive country gifts, Christmas items and more. Make sure to try one of our delicious food items or Perry’s Ice Cream. Coffee and Cappuccinos available. Like us on Facebook. Open year round.
Address: 512 Main Street in Knox.
Crafters at Wentling Corners Community Hall
266 Tippecanoe Rd off 1-80 Exit 53 • HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE
Barrett’s Seasons of the Heart
A holiday shopping experience awaits you here! Affordable priced “unique” all hand-painted items can be found here for that special gift. An assortment of ice-skates, windows, bowls, buckets, lighted wine bottles, suitcases, ornaments, pins, and more items are featured here.
ET Creations – Ellie Telesz
Bracelets are hand-beaded and come in a variety of sizes and colors. The beads used are glass, stone, clay, and porcelain. Bracelets are priced $3.00 and $5.00 each and make great gifts!
Backyard Rustic Goods
Various handmade primitive and rustic items for your tree and home. We also have Scrabble letters for that unique gift to display on your wall, desk, or mantel.
Phone: 814- 227-7266
Business & Crafters at Wolf’s Den:
Wolfs Camping Resort,
291 Timberwolf Run off 1-80 Exit 53 HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE
Deer Creek Winery, Inn B&B and Event Center
Deer Creek Winery, Inn B&B in Shippenville is a beautiful destination place you have to visit! Set in a woodsy area with lots of outside seating to enjoy a glass of wine and food with friends.
Heather Seigworth – Independent Consultant for Thirty-One Gifts
Totes, wallets, thermals, travel accessories, pillows, storage, jewelry, wooden home decor, and other gifts. Stop by and see what is new this year! mythirtyone.com/hlseigworth
The Tinkers Daughters
3D lighted Stars & Hears with Christmas, Patriotic, Grinch and Bunny themes. Snowflake clay bowls, hanging snowflakes, glass snowmen figures, tealight stands and beautiful puzzle scene stands. Wreaths, garlands, wall hangings, gift boxes, and popular $1.00 table and much more!
Bair’s Bones and Smokehouse Specialties
Bair’s Bones and Smokehouse Specialties is owned and operated by Bill Bair, from Beaver Falls, PA. Bair’s Bones had been in operation for 25 years and has produce top quality “All Natural Smoked Pet Treats” and smoked meat products for your own enjoyment.
Blueberry Moon by Tina Hamilton
Handcrafted stained glass trinket boxes – Hand beaded wrap style bracelets a d necklaces made with leater cord, magnetic claps and metal, glass or stone beads. Additional sizes and colors available upon request.
Like and share Buleberry Moon on Facebook.
Crafters at Salem Community Building:
57 Community Road, Emlenton in Lamartine just off of SR-208
Homemade Country Christmas Craft Show – A homemade country Christmas craft show at the Salem Community Building, 5.5 miles west of Knox. A select gathering of handmade crafts; lunch and bake sale benefits “Relay for Life – Team Cheers”.
Open Friday and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed Sunday.