Boal Mansion Holiday Happenings

– by Ellie Aungst

The Columbus Chapel and Boal Mansion Museum in Boalsburg will kick off the Christmas season this weekend December 2 – 4 with three must-experience family friendly events!

Boal Mansion

December 2 and 3: Candlelight Tours of the holiday-decorated Mansion and Chapel at 6, 7 and 8p.m.

December 3: Kristkindle Market: a traditional German Christmas market featuring a wide range of artisans, crafters, and vendors will take place in the Boal Barn from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. St. Nicholas will stop by between 12 and 2:30, there will be a Teddy Bear story-time in the theater at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., and sleigh rides provided by Misty Lane Farms will be offered throughout the day

December 4: Christmas Tea and Tour: a scrumptious holiday tea in the Boal Mansion Ballroom at 4 p.m. will be followed by a candlelight tour of the Mansion and Chapel.

For more information and please contact the Boal Museum at 814-466-6210 or through the museum’s website at

The Happy Valley Adventure Bureau publishes up-to-date event information at