Collection: Small Town Christmas - Gallitzin

A Small-Town Christmas ~ Gallitzin, Pennsylvania ~ Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 - Beginning at 10:00 am

Come join us for a day filled with Christmas Activities and see how we celebrate A Small-Town Christmas





Veteran’s Park and Gallitzin Athletic Field

Music by B & R Entertainment


Craft Vendors ~ Located at the following places

High Rollers Bowling Center ~ 10:00 to 3:00

Gallitzin Borough Office ~ 10:00 to 4:00

Please Mommie Graphic and Design ~ 10:00 to 5:00

Gallitzin Sportsman’s Association ~ 10:00 to 4:30


Story Time ~ Gallitzin Public Library ~ 10:30 and 2:30

Gallitzin Borough Office


Basket Raffle ~ Gallitzin Borough Office – 11:00 to 4:00

Tickets $5.00 for 26 (Frontier Girls Troop 213)


Cookies With Santa and Children’s Crafts ~ 11:30 TO 1:30

Gallitzin Sportsman’s Association.

Sponsored by Start Smart Learning Center


Hay Ride – Gallitzin Athletic Field ~ 11:00 to 4:30

Frontier Girls Troop 213


Food Vendors – Gallitzin Athletic Field - 12:00 to 8:00

Patterson’s Food Truck

Bite’s Food Truck

Matty’s Subs

Larry’s BBQ


Gallitzin Tunnels Museum ~ Gallitzin Borough Office - 12:00 to 3:00


St. Demetrius Catholic Church ~ Mass at 4:00


Christmas Scavenger Hunt

Pick up the Scavenger Hunt Sheets at the Gallitzin Borough
Office or Gallitzin Sportsman’s and hunt throughout the town
for 20 signs related to Christmas

Signs created by Big Dog Graphics and Tees, Gallitzin


A Small-Town Christmas Parade ~ Gallitzin Fire Company

Line-up and judging between 5:30 and 6:15. Parade step-off
begins at 6:30 pm. The parade route has changed this


It will begin at the Gallitzin Fire Company on St. Thomas St,
travel to Church Street, make a right onto Jackson Street;
turn right onto Locust Street (Dollar General); Left onto
Main Street and continue to Gallitzin Athletic Field. We are
seeking civic groups, scout troops, school groups,
organizations, businesses, and families to do their part to
help us light up Gallitzin for Christmas and see the Big Guy
himself at the end of the parade. To keep the magic in the
season, we ask that Santa not be on any other floats. Special
thanks to Gallitzin IMS for continuing the tradition and
Gallitzin American Legion Post 174 for the prizes and


Community Tree Lighting ~ Immediately following the Parade

Christmas tree donated by Sehrer Mill & Hardware


Pictures - pictures can be taken at any of the parks

Gallitzin Athletic Field

Fabbri Park

Gallitzin Memorial Park (Veteran's Park)

Gallitzin's Tunnel Park

Signature Park (Gazebo)

Tunnelhill Park


Additional Activities:

Decorate the Christmas Tree – Bring an Ornament to the Gallitzin Athletic Field on Sunday, November 27th from 1:00 to 2:00 and receive a ticket for prizes. Help us decorate the town’s Christmas tree


Christmas House Decorating Contest – Begins November 1 until December 20th. Entries will be published (Please upload photos under the created event), and votes collected under the pinned post in the A Small-Town Christmas Page beginning December 21 until December 31st. Winners will be awarded in each of the fire districts in Penn Cambria School District (A winner will be selected for each fire company district – Gallitzin, Cresson, Ashville, Lilly, Loretto and their surrounding fire districts - 5 winners total). Winners will be announced on 1/1/23


Shirts for Sale – Pre-Order – Information to follow.

Proceeds will be donated to Gallitzin Athletic Field for purchase of a bench, tree, or flower garden from Please Mommie Graphics and Design and Frontier Girls Troop 213.


See the A Small-Town Christmas Group for all the details

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