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2018 ‘Once Upon a Christmas’ Slated for November 16-18 in Knox

Monday, November 5, 2018 @ 12:11 AM

Posted by Tyler Ochs

once upon headerKNOX, Pa. (EYT) – Knox’s Once Upon a Christmas Group met last for the last time to put the finishing touches on this year’s event to be held the weekend before Thanksgiving.

Several new crafters will be present along with a new business in Knox.

Every location will be holding their own door prize giveaway, and a grand prize giveaway will also be awarded during the event.

Deer Creek Winery will be giving away a free night that the B & B Inn. Individuals must fill out the form found the flier and return by November 18th to be eligible.

Click here for a printable Deer Creek Winery form.

We are looking forward to a great time!

Friday, November 16: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 17: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 18: Noon to 5:00 p.m.

‘Tis the season…or will be soon enough. We are sure that you will find something special for everyone on Santa’s list at 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!

A “Story Time Celebration” begins the event on Thursday, November 15, at 6:30 p.m. at the Knox library. All ages. All are welcome. An open house will also be happening at the library on Friday and Saturday during library hours.

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 16th at 6:00 p.m. for Santa & Mrs. Claus to arrive and visit with the children.

On Friday & Saturday, begin your holiday shopping at the five Business and Crafters’ locations at Wolf’s Den, Wentling Corners, 512 Main, Shaffer Evergreen Rentals, Salem Community Building, and all seven 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 2:00 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.

On Saturday, you can continue your shopping or have a picture with Santa. 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.

At 2:00 p.m. on Saturday at Shaffer Evergreen Rentals the Knox Community Choir will entertain with some Christmas spirit music. Everyone is welcome.

On Sunday. be sure to visit the many open houses or businesses and save time to enjoy a benefit lunch being provided by the Girl Scouts at Shaffer Green Rentals. Bring your appetite and support the girls with their many adventures.

Keep in touch with all of the updates at: Once Upon a Christmas Facebook Page
Also on Twitter and on Instagram.

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)

Countryside Crafts
Countryside Crafts invites you to begin your Christmas season with us in an 1895 general store. We are anxious to share with you our rooms of home decor. We offer decor that fits in the country, primitive, and farmhouse styles. Our Women’s Boutique has great apparel, purses, and jewelry, and our styles are attractive to many. The Baby Closet has unique toys and clothing. Open year around.

Facebook Page
Address: 6361 Canoe Ripple Road, off 1-80 Exit 53, Knox, PA.
Phone: 814-797-2434.
Website: www.CountrysideCraftsAndQuilts.com

Knox Bakery
Knox Bakery is located at 540 East State Street in Knox. The bakery offers donuts, cinnamon rolls, breads, pies, cupcakes, and specialty cakes. The bakery hours are Tuesday thru Friday 5 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Saturday, 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. Closed on Sunday and Monday.
Facebook Page
Address: 540 East State Street, Knox, PA
Phone: 814-797-1154

State Street Studios
Your hometown photographer – Photo sessions are for everyone in your family (even the furry ones). Ask how your Christmas video can be attached to your Christmas card…this is brand new technology. Call us today! Santa pictures on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for $10. No appt needed for Santa pictures.
Facebook Page
Address: 605 West State Street, Knox, PA 16232.
Phone: 814-797-2013
Website: www.State-Street-Studios.com

Himalayan Salt & Body
605 West State Street in Knox.
Western Pennsylvania’s first salt cave and halotherapy room. 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. Stop in and see us.
Facebook Page
Address: 605 W. State Street, Knox, PA 16232.
Phone: 814-797-2013
Website: www.HimalayanSaltandBody.com

Hit-N-Miss Ice Cream Co.
2660 Rt 208 West (Closed Sunday)
Stop in and try on of our over 12 different kinds of homemade cookies, homemade soups and nut rolls. By the dozen or by the tray for Christmas. We will have a light lunch available also.
Facebook Page
Address: 2660 Rt. 208 West, Knox, PA
Phone: 814-797-2726

Reclaim
346 East State Street
Reclaim your Christmas spirit and visit our cozy home and browse our one-of-a-kind crafts and gifts made from reclaimed items such as roof slates, books, records, furniture, and more! Also accepting orders for custom items. Reclaim by Gina on Facebook.
Facebook Page
Address: 346 E. State Street (Enter from Dean Alley)
Phone: 814-229-2136

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512 Main
Your one-stop shop for primitive country gifts, Christmas items and more. Make sure to try one of our delicious food items. Clark’s Donuts or Perry’s Ice Cream. Coffee and Cappuccinos available. Like us on Facebook. Open year round.
Facebook Page
Address: 512 Main Street in Knox.
Phone: 814-797-2030


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.
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Non-Profit Organizations:

Mt. Joy United Methodist Church
159 Mt. Joy Road in Knox
Delicious nut­rolls and apricot-rolls. RADA cutlery and crafts await you! Proceeds help needy families and fund other church projects. Also join us for a Friday evening meal from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Closed Sunday.
Facebook Page
Address: 159 Mt. Joy Road, Knox, PA 16232
Phone: Rose (814) 797-1268, Ginny (814) 797-1423

Edenburg Presbyterian Church
Friday, November 16th, 11am to 2pm: Buffet style lunch consisting of soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts with drink of choice. Take-outs available. 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Facebook Page
Address: Corner of Main Street and Railroad Street.
Phone: 814-797-1167

Knox United Methodist Church
Saturday, November 17th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. the Knox United Methodist Church Youth Group would like to invite you to stop by and enjoy a homemade Chicken & Biscuit lunch with all of the trimmings and desserts baked by our church folks. Donation.
Facebook Page
Address: 9729 Route 338
Phone: 814-797-5386


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Business & Crafters at Shaffer Evergreen Rentals:

2687 Rt. 208 just 4.5 miles west of Knox.

Elk Mountain at Knox Winery Outlet
Over 30 flavorful wines with fun risque names. Stop in and try some of our famous Jack Ass Red or Pink Beaver. Check out our holiday wines and pick up a gift basket for those special someones on your list.
Facebook Page
Phone: 814-797-4053

The Boy Scout Troop 55 will be located at Shaffer Evergreen Rentals again this year with their Princess Pine Wreaths.


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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.
Phone: 814-782-6433

ET Creations – Ellie Telesz
All bracelets are hand-beaded and come in a variety of sizes and colors. The beads used are glass, stone, clay, porcelain, and plastic. Bracelets are $3.00 each and make great gifts!
Phone: 814-221-3631

Backyard Rustic Goods
Hand-crafted wooden ornaments, Scrabble letters, and various primitive crafts that are sure to add a unique touch to your holiday gifts. Visit me on Facebook, Backyard Rustic Goods.
Facebook Page
Phone: 814- 227-7266


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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 and Event Center is in Shippenville and is open every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas! 20 some wines garnish our tasting counters and we have live music every weekend with a lite cafe.
Facebook Page
Phone: 814-354-7392
Website: www.DeerCreekWine.com

Heather Seigworth – Independent Consultant for Thirty-One Gifts
Totes, purses, jewelry, wallets, thermals, and other gifts. Stop by and see what is new this year!
Phone: 814-227-8902

WCR Crafts & the Tinkers Daughters
Snowflake bread bowls, terracotta candy bowls, hanging window snowflakes, swags and decorative garlands, stocking stuffers, and more! Come, check out The Tinker Daughters for holiday gifts and decorations.
Phone: 814-227-4588

Lavender Green Farm
Lavender aromatherapy products for fragrant gift giving. Lavender filled bath and body luxuries, essential oils and blends, eye masks, pillows, spa wraps, and sachets: culinary lavender and dried buds and arrangements, made locally at Lavender Green Farm by talented artisans.
Facebook Page
Phone: 814-797-5117
Website: LavenderGreen.com

Little Hollow
Handcrafted wooden yard decorations. Gingerbread themes, grinches, nativity, snowmen, penguins, and more. We also have fleece sleeping bags for toddlers and infants. Blankets, scarves, bracelets necklaces, heating pads, hard tack and a selection of Raleigh products.
Phone: 814-797-2588

Melissa’s Boutique & Pam’s Accessories
Let me help you put your perfect outfit together. Stylish, fashionable, clothing, cardigans, dresses, leggings, tops, skirts, and Palazzo pants. Accessorize to show your own personal style. Various types of scarves, purses, belts, ponchos, etc.
Facebook Page
Phone: 814-758-1618
Email: Pamsaccessories17@gmail.com
Phone: 814-758-6640

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 produced top quality “All Natural Smoked Pet Treats” and smoked meat products for your own enjoyment.
Phone: 724-622-9821
Email: bbreats@yahoo.com

Granny’s Nooks & Crannies
Adorable and snuggly handmade bears and quilts.


Community Events:

Knox Public Library
305 N. Main Street
A “Story Time Celebration” will be held Thursday, November 15th at 6:30 p.m. for all ages. Open House will be Friday and Saturday, November 16 and 17 during regular library hours with RADA Cutlery, used books and homemade cookies available.
Phone: 814-797-1054
Website: www.youseemore.com/knoxpl

Knox Borough and Knox Police Borough
SMILES Park Downtown Knox
Friday, November 16 at 6 p.m.: Together we will kick-off the Holiday Season with a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. They will arrive at 6:00 p.m. at the Keystone SMILES Park on Main Street in Knox, for a visit with the children. All children are welcome.

Knox Community Choir
Shaffer Evergreen Rentals
Will be sharing some of that Christmas spirit on Saturday, November 17th at 2:00 p.m. We invite everyone to come and enjoy.

Local Area Girl Scouts
Will be serving a benefit dinner on Sunday, November 18th from noon to 3:00 p.m. at Shaffer Green Rentals. Bring your appetite and support for the girls with their many adventures.


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