Berks County Kid-Friendly Events This Weekend

December 9-11

Friday, December 9

  • $ | Birdsboro | Daniel Boone Homestead

    Join us for our first Christkindlmarket! Your evening will start in the lodge with refreshments.

  • $$$ | Boyertown | Colebrookdale Railroad

    These special evening trains bring the storybook magic of the season to life. Join us in your pajamas and sip complimentary hot cocoa as we...

  • $ | Wyomissing | Wyomissing Public Library

    Take a tour of Wyomissing on an old-fashioned trolley and catch some of the holiday spirit! Tours are 30-minutes and start at 5pm; the...

  • Free | Pottstown | Pottstown Borough

    There will be a variety of events surrounding the holidays!

  • $ | Wyomissing | Berks County Parks

    Bring your family & friends to Gring's Mill, and walk through the illuminated park and see our light displays and decorations. Kids will...

  • $$ | Reading | Reading Public Museum

    Make all kinds of things that have one thing in common — they fly! From gliders to whirly birds to rockets, your child will have fun...

  • $ | West Reading | West Reading Community

    Get in the spirit of the season with a horse drawn carriage ride in the charming downtown and neighborhood of West Reading!

  • $$ | Reading | Reading Royals

    Friday, December 9: Jack Gulati ‘R-U Happy?’ Night; FANdemonia-Style giveaways for fans at stoppages in play.

    Saturday, December 10:...

  • $$ | Pottstown | Steel River Playhouse

    Based on the 1946 holiday movie classic, “It’s A Wonderful Life,” this charming musical is sure to inspire and entertain.

Saturday, December 10

  • $$ | West Reading | West Reading Community

    Come join our 5k Festivities in your Holiday Best, as a runner or a spectator. Refreshments are provided for runners after the race. Kids...

  • Free | Pottstown | Pottstown Borough

    There will be a variety of events surrounding the holidays!

  • $ | Boyertown | Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles

    Please join us and Santa Claus at the Museum for Hot Chocolate, Cookies, Live Blacksmithing demos, Train Displays and More!

  • Free | Laureldale | Muhlenberg Community Library

    Parents are invited to celebrate the season at MCL's Holiday Open House from 10am to 12pm! Enjoy holiday music, adult coloring, Christmas...

  • $$$ | Boyertown | Colebrookdale Railroad

    Join Santa on a magical adventure into Christmas past on one of the most beautiful train journeys in the United States.

  • $$$ | Boyertown | Colebrookdale Railroad

    Join Santa on a magical adventure into Christmas past on one of the most beautiful train journeys in the United States.

  • $ | Wyomissing | Yocum Institute of the Arts

    The countdown to the holidays is upon us and what better way to celebrate than with Santa himself and… pirates?!

  • $$ | Wyomissing | Fox Berkshire

    Join us this month and every month for the Sensory Friendly Movies Program at Fox Berkshire! The December film is MOANA.

  • Free | Morgantown | Weaver's Orchard

    Visit With Santa & Mrs. Claus! Children can enjoy a photo op and a snack of apple cider and cookies, plus make a craft (small charge for...

  • $ | Hamburg | Reading Railroad Heritage Museum

    Nostalgic Christmas Train display includes vintage and modern Lionel and standard gauge trains operating in a holiday setting. ...

  • $ | Pennsburg | Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center

    Themes and activities are based on temporary and permanent exhibition topics, gallery discussions, and related Pennsylvania history. Each...

  • Free | Gibraltar | Berks County Parks
    Experience a colonial era German Christmas featuring musicians, German holiday delicacies and decorations of traditional fresh greens.Free...
  • $ | Birdsboro | Shady Hollow Assisted Riding

    Celebrate the season at Shady Hollow! Hot Cocoa, yummy cookies, and crafts for the kids. Take your holiday photo with a...

  • $$ | Pottstown | Steel River Playhouse

    Based on the 1946 holiday movie classic, “It’s A Wonderful Life,” this charming musical is sure to inspire and entertain.

  • $ | Pottstown | Pottsgrove Manor

    Revel in the spirit of the season at historic Pottsgrove Manor with the annual “Pottsgrove Manor by Candlelight” open-house on Sunday,...

  • $ | Birdsboro | Daniel Boone Homestead

    Join us for our first Christkindlmarket! Your evening will start in the lodge with refreshments.

  • $ | Wyomissing | Berks County Parks

    Bring your family & friends to Gring's Mill, and walk through the illuminated park and see our light displays and decorations. Kids will...

  • $$$ | Boyertown | Colebrookdale Railroad

    These special evening trains bring the storybook magic of the season to life. Join us in your pajamas and sip complimentary hot cocoa as we...

  • $$ | Reading | Reading Royals

    Friday, December 9: Jack Gulati ‘R-U Happy?’ Night; FANdemonia-Style giveaways for fans at stoppages in play.

    Saturday, December 10:...

  • $$ | Pottstown | Steel River Playhouse

    Based on the 1946 holiday movie classic, “It’s A Wonderful Life,” this charming musical is sure to inspire and entertain.

Sunday, December 11

  • Free | Pottstown | Pottstown Borough

    There will be a variety of events surrounding the holidays!

  • Free | Reading | GoggleWorks

    Visit GoggleWorks’ open house event and join our community members and visitors from near and far to check out our creative and dynamic...

  • $ | Hamburg | Reading Railroad Heritage Museum

    Nostalgic Christmas Train display includes vintage and modern Lionel and standard gauge trains operating in a holiday setting. ...

  • $$ | Pottstown | Steel River Playhouse

    Based on the 1946 holiday movie classic, “It’s A Wonderful Life,” this charming musical is sure to inspire and entertain.

  • $ | | Pottstown Carousel

    Come ride the Carousel at Pottstown for the Very First Time on Sunday Dec.11 when the doors open for Christmas At The Carousel!

  • $$ | Reading | Santander Arena

    Reading Civic Theater Presents: A new musical comedy by the Grammy Award-winning and Tony Award-nominated composer and lyricist, Harry...

  • $$$ | Reading | Miller Center for the Arts - RACC

    The Reading Pops Orchestra returns to a traditional holiday program with special guests, the Berks Youth Chorus.

  • $ | Wyomissing | Berks County Parks

    Bring your family & friends to Gring's Mill, and walk through the illuminated park and see our light displays and decorations. Kids will...