Ice Sculptures
Sunday, all day; Penn Eben Park

An outstanding display of carved ice sculptures will be located in Penn Eben Park. Enjoy the ice block throne for a memorable photo op. During Dickens of a Christmas, ice is just the tip if the iceberg.

Veteran’s Support Breakfast
Sunday, 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; Ebensburg VFW Post 4963

Open to the public! Come out and enjoy a delicious breakfast while supporting your local veterans at the Ebensburg VFW Post 4963. Breakfast will include your choice of pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage and home fries. Cost is TBD.

Crystal Holiday Open House
Sunday, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.; Ebensburg Municipal Building Community Room

Handmade Swarovski Crystal Jewelry – Necklaces, Bracelets, and Earrings
Cash and Carry Style Open House
All are Welcome! No invitation needed!

View more information here.

Two Enchanted Evenings – A Madrigal Christmas Story
Mount Aloysius College, Bertschi Center and Technology Commons
Sunday, 4:30 p.m.

Our royal Lorde and Ladye hereby invite you to experience with us 46 years of friendship through laughter and song. Join your fellow revelers in the hall for a toast to the Mount Aloysius College Madrigal Feaste. From the first flurry of their majesty’s performers, musicians, singers, dancers, and fools, ‘till the music warmly closes the evening, we will recall the memories and the friendships this grand event has produced. Start your Christmas Season with a heart full of love and laughter.

Enjoy this interactive dinner theatre with a five-course meal announced by fanfare and accompanied by song, stories and festivities!

Individual Reservations:
$42 per person
Dinner and Theatre Presentation

Senior Citizen Reservations:
$35 per person (age 62 and older)
Dinner and Theatre Presentation

Costumes Encouraged ~ Tables seat six (6) ~ Not appropriate for children under 8 years of age

To purchase tickets, choose a date above or call the Office of Institutional Advancement at 814-886-6396.

Seating is limited and table assignments are based upon date of paid reservation.

Dickens Dessert Theater – “The Christmas Guest”
Sunday, 6:30 p.m.; Grace Church, 223 N. West Street

We are familiar with Leo Tolstoy’s famous story “The Christmas Guest”. We’ve made it our own by setting the story to a Victorian theme.  We invite you to join us for the drama called The Christmas Guest at Grace Church, 223 N. West St. in Ebensburg on Sunday night Dec 4th at 6:30 pm. It is sure to be a “Dickens of a Night”. Guests will be served a variety of homemade desserts and drinks during intermission. The cost for the theater presentation and the dessert is $5 per person. You can send your reservation with a check to Grace Church Dessert Theater, 223 N. West St, Ebensburg, PA 15931 or you stop at the church any Wednesday evening from 6:30 – 8 pm. Seating is limited to the first 100 people.

For more information, call 814-419-8138 or email


“…and it was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge.  May that be truly said of us!  And so, as Tiny Tim observed, God Bless Us, Every One!”

Charles Dickens