Thursday, November 30 2023 10:23

December Events In and Around Chester County

Written by County Lines Magazine

Our top picks for events this month

Yuletide at Devon

Through December 31

Head to the Devon Horse Show Grounds to see a winter festival that blends the feel of a traditional European Christmas market with the thrill of a festival and holiday experience. Highlights include music, gourmet food, an Enchanted Forest with over 900 real and artificial Christmas trees, photos with Santa, amusement rides and world-class shopping. Devon Horse Show Grounds, Rt. 30, Devon. Wed.–Fri., 3 to 10 p.m.; Sat.–Sun., noon to 10 p.m.; Note: Dec 18–21 opens at noon. $22.99–$34.99.

LuminoCity Holiday Lights Festival

Through January 15

This year’s theme, “Golden Holiday,” is a state-of-the-art production that brings art, light and color to life through remarkable displays of dinosaurs. It’s a winter wonderland where you’ll encounter dinosaurs with lighting sculptures surrounding them, a decorated Christmas tree and life-sized candy canes. Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, 100 Station Ave., Oaks. Wed.–Mon., 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. $29–$32.


Yellow Springs Holiday Stroll

December 8

Join in an evening of festive fun in the village. Stroll through and enjoy the decorations, lights and luminaries lining the village with tree lighting, crafts, storytelling, music, Santa and refreshments. 1685 Art School Rd., Chester Springs. 5 to 8 p.m. Free.


Winter Luminary Nights at Jenkins Arboretum

December 8–10

Bundle up for a walk down to the pond while enjoying luminary lanterns and delicious bites and brews outside the John J. Willaman Education Center. The giant wreath will also be on display, creating the perfect backdrop for holiday photos. Refreshments available. 631 Berwyn Baptist Rd., Devon. 5 to 8 p.m. Donations accepted.

Holiday Shows at The Colonial Theatre

December 8 & 17

Dec. 8, Jessica Lynn’s “A Very Merry Country Christmas” is a full multimedia presentation featuring dancers, choirs, surprises and special FX. Experience the magic of Christmas while raising money and collecting for Toys for Tots. Dec. 17, City Rhythm Orchestra Holiday Style will get you in the holiday spirit with exciting and innovative versions of seasonal classics. 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville. Times and tickets, 610-917-1228;