Weekend Planner: Toys For Tots, Holiday Train Show & Farmers' Winter Mini-Market

Get in the spirit of the holidays with these local weekend events.


Christmas Tree Sale Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 153
Where/when: Kmart, 176 W. Street Rd, Feasterville Trevose, Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Why go: A Lower Southampton Boy Scout Troop will be selling fresh-cut Christmas trees. They will have Douglas Firs and Fraser Firs in all sizes & shapes in addition to a 'Stand Straight' tree drill. They will be able to help you secure your tree to your car.
Cost: Prices vary—cash only.

Toys for Tots
Where/when: Wings to Go, 1045 Bustleton Pike, Feasterville Trevose, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, All Day
Why go: Wings to Go is collecting new and unwrapped toys for the Toys for Tots organization from now until December 9.
Cost: Free

Toys for Tots Drop off Site at Bensalem KinderCare
Where/when: Bensalem KinderCare 3651 Street Rd, Bensalem, Friday, 6:15 a.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Why go: Drop off unwrapped toys to support our local US Marine Corps Reserve.
Cost: Free

Toy Drive for Children of Mom Killed in Accident
Where/when: 104 Wildflower Rd, Levittown, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, All Day
Why go: The Byrne children's parents were involved in a horrible car accident on Saturday and they lost their mother, Stacy Angelo-Byrne. Their father Ian Byrne survived with some injuries. As Ian recovers and they mourn the loss of their loved one, we would like everyone to reach out and donate a gift for their son, Chase, 5, and daughter Olivia, 8. It has been said, by family members, the children would appreciate any kind of gift given. Organizers will make sure everything gets to Ian and the kids in time for Christmas.
Cost: Free

Franklin's Feastive Feast
Where/when: Belle Voir Manor 1601 State Rd # A, Bensalem, Friday, 6 - 9 p.m.
Why go: Founding Father, Benjamin Franklin will be hosting a dinner show at Belle Voir on the Pen Ryn Mansion Estate. The five course banquet will include music by Fraklin and authentic Colonial Christmas music by VOICES of Bucks County. 
Cost: $65/person

AOY Small Works Show
Where/when: AOY Art Center, 949 Mirror Lake Rd, Yardley, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Why go: Come meet the artists, have some refreshments and view 100 small works (6"x6"), handcrafted in a large variety of media in this historic farmhouse on Patterson Farm. Proceeds benefit AOY Art Center educational programs and improvements.
Cost: Free

7th Annual Bucks County Holiday Treefest
Bucks County Visitors Center, 3207 Street Rd, Bensalem, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Why go: The Bucks County Visitor Center in Bensalem transforms into a wintry wonderland as the main gallery becomes home to the 7th Annual Bucks County Holiday Treefest.
Cost: Free

Holiday Light Show at Shady Brook Farm
Where/when: Shady Brook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 5 - 10 p.m.
Why go: Experience the magic of millions of lights illuminating acres of farmland at the Shady Brook Farm 2012 Holiday Light Show! Enjoy whimsical light displays and familiar characters. Drive through the Holiday Light Show in the comfort of your own car or enjoy the show on a horse-drawn hayride.
Cost: Prices vary

Wrightstown Farmers' Winter Mini-Market
Where/when: Wrightstown Township Municipal Building, 2203 2nd Street Pike, Newtown, Saturday, 10 - 11 a.m.
Why go: It may be December but there's still plenty of local produce to be had at the Wrightstown Farmers' Mini-Market including fresh salad greens, root vegetables, carrots, apples, winter squash and more.
Cost: Free to browse.

Holiday Train Show
Where/when: 52 Wood Stream Dr, Langhorne, Saturday, All Day
Why go: Enjoy an interactive train display featuring original Lionel trains, buildings and moving displays. All proceeds will go to Fox Chase Cancer Center. Call for Reservations as space is limited 215-917-7890.
Cost: $5/Adults, $2/Children

Santa Paws - FREE
Where/when: Morrisville Ambulance Squad, 139 Washington St, Morrisville, Saturday, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Why go: Pets can bring their families to this FREE event and have their picture taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus or The Grinch. Donations will be given to a local pet rescue.
Cost: A donation of pet food, pet snacks, or new/gently used pet items.  Monetary donations are also accepted.

Lunch with Santa
Where/when: Fallsington United Methodist Church 50 Lacrosse St # Fa, Levittown, Saturday, 11:30 a.m.
Why go: Have lunch with Santa, including dessert, entertainment from Susie the Clown, letter from Santa and picture with Santa. This lunch is for reservation only, call (267) 202-6815.
Cost: $7

Breakfast with Santa
Radisson Hotel Philadelphia Northeast 2400 Old Lincoln Hwy, Feasterville Trevose, Sunday, 9 a.m. - noon
Why go: Have breakfast with Santa, take pictures with him and enjoy a performance at 11 a.m. from the Academy of Dance Studio of Holland.
Cost: $14/adults; $10/kids; Kids under 4 are free


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