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Address: Stoudtburg Road, Lancaster County, Adamstown, PA
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Description: The Annual Candlelight Tour & Open House at Stoudtburg Village!Bigger than...
The Annual Candlelight Tour & Open House at Stoudtburg Village!Bigger than ever! ~ December 3Open to the public and free with plenty of parking!Come celebrate the Christmas season with a true holiday classic.Stroll the winding walkways of Stoudtburg Village lit with hundreds of luminaries, as you experience the holiday with gardens and doors are lit and decorated.Once again, we have "The Horns of Plenty", a brass ensemble wandering through the Village playing Christmas carols. Returning again are our favorites the Pines Dinner Theatre company en-actors strolling throughout our Village as Ebenezer Scrooge, the Cratchets, and Tiny Tim. They never stepping out of character. Our Celtic Harpist, Cath Sauber, from the Ryland Harp Circle, will also be enchanting playing Celtic and holiday music.This year we will also have three or four concerts performed by two a cappella groups from Albright College; the Mane Men and the Albright Angels.Select residents at Stoudtburg Village will open their holiday decorated homes for public tours. The merchants will be keeping their doors open late during this once-a-year event.The Candlelight Tour is the evening of December 3rd with extended hours this year 6:00 PM through 10:00 PM.For those of you who are new to the area, this is one of the most beautiful events in the Adamstown area.
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We stayed in the village and we so looked forward to seeing the small shops in the village. Non were open except the bar. We walked around and were warmly welcomed by the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
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Erie, PA
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Erie, PA
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119 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

We stayed in the village and we so looked forward to seeing the small shops in the village. Non were open except the bar. We walked around and were warmly welcomed by the residents, but no shops were open. Maybe we visited at the wrong time...I would so love to see a committee set up to make this place come... More 

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Clifton, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We visited on Saturday and it was VERY deserted....we don't shop on Sunday and that is when they have their big event near by at the Stoudtburg shops.

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Dover, Delaware
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Our trip to Stoudtburg was okay. Online, it seems very picturesque and reminiscent of Germany, and they certainly pay homage to the country. However, the shops are actually located on the first floor of some homes in a small community. Not every home has a shop, so you have to be careful to look for the flags and make sure... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Stoudtburg Village is a very cute, nice place but don't expect too much. We visited this place in September, and although I really like the concept of this place, it was pretty much like a dead town. Several nice little stores, but otherwise it's not that attractive. Perhaps it'd be worth to visit this place when there's a festival going... More 

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South East PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Great appearance but a pain to park, and rarely are many of the shops open. If you are at Black Angus it is only a short walk over. Sometimes they have festivals and they would be worth a stop.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Wonderful arts and crafts festival in a cute location!!! Family friendly with vendors offering handmade crafts including jewelry, glassworks, wooden décor, crochet, little girls accessories and so much more!!! Also there is food and drinks available for purchase from The Village Haus Tavern which is great! Free parking and lot size can accommodate tour size buses and location is handicap... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

It was a delightful idea. Create a European style village with charming shops, ambiance and culture that will draw in a crowd! Unfortunately everytime I have gone there it is dead. We went to a candelight 'festival' that fell way below expectations. Even with a group of 15, we felt like we were swallowed by the silence and emptiness of... More 

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Bel Air, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Only 6 shops open. The vendors were great-very nice, but if you are expecting lots of European shops you will be as disappointed as we were.

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Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We took a chance on this place despite all of the reviews on here. Well, I can tell you they are fairly accurate. Allow me to shed some light on the situation. Apparently the gentleman who owns Stoudt's Brewery right next door, purchased this land with the intention of recreating a German village, even going as far as sending a... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

There on a Saturday around lunch time, and 3 stores were open. They weren't near each other, so we had to walk through the empty streets to see if we could find anything going on. There was a fabulous cupcake store there, but I didn't drive to a recreated German village for a fancy cupcake. I've been here a few... More 

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