DEC 6 thru DEC 14, 2013
A unique shopping adventure--featuring 12 wonderfully festive, off-the-beaten-path shops. Set up like a home or garden tour you will travel place to place, in your own vehicle, enjoying the amazing holiday decorations, unusual gift ideas, valuable coupons, door prizes, games, gifts, refreshments and Christmas spirit the businesses have planned for you. The stores are located in the towns of Conestoga, Willow Street, Strasburg, Intercourse, Smoketown, Paradise, Ronks and Bird-in-Hand. The total mileage from #1 to #12 is approx. 34 miles and total driving time is 1 hour. Your ticket is valid the entire time—take the tour for a day or 9 days—it’s up to you. Although we won't tell you the names of the businesses ahead of time (that's part of the fun secret!), we will tell you the types of places you'll find: unusual home, garden and gift stores in Victorian Mansions, restored barns and renovated farmhouses, an incredible winery in a gorgeous wooded setting, a giant nursery blooming with all the poinsettias and greens you’ll need for your holiday decorating, vintage, upcycled and antique shops, a floral shop with wreaths and arrangements, gourmet food stores with unique gift baskets and everything for your holiday feast, a few specialty shops, a 50’s diner and more! Play our Christmas tree stamping game and be entered to win one of 2 $325 shopping sprees—just in time for Christmas! What a jolly way to explore the county! Tickets are $8 each. Help spread the bounty of the season--$1 per ticket will be donated to the Solanco Food Bank. Your ticket is a booklet which contains a listing and description of each store, a map to get you around, coupons from every business and your entry form for the tree stamping game. Tickets are almost sold out so get them NOW!!!!!