"A Very Merrie Halloween", on October 7, 2017

A Very Merrie Halloween 2016 was a huge success! Thank you to all who came out and supported the Friends of The 1803 House.


2016 Activities Included [
click here more information]:
         Fall and Unique Halloween Crafts and Creations;
Demonstrations: Basket Weaving; Weaving Loom; Wheat Weaving; Pottery and Candle Decorating;
1803 House open for tours
 Archeological Dig open for viewing, plus actual digging from 1:00 to 3:00
Food and Snacks: 1803 House Tent...Homemade Barbecue, Hot Dogs, Drinks and Homemade Dumplings;
Emmaus Moravian Church Homemade soups and Specialties; Cabin Fever Honey; 
Baked Goods: Sugar-so-Sweet, Louie's Bakery & Eatery and Doodlebug Cookies;
Kids Activities Include: Costumed Halloween parade, face painting, pumpkin decorating, storytelling, leaf craft, Friendship Bracelet making sponsored by House of Metal Works;
Presentation of "not-so-scary creatures" by Wildlands Conservancy
Pick-A-Prize Raffle and our Bake Walk
Locally grown fall produce for sale by Teprovich Farm
                                 Live alpacas on-site with spinning wheel demonstrations

2016 Crafters:
AbundaScents Candle Co.; Arbor Park Designs; Baskets by Eileen; Fid's Creations; Gourd Creations by Penny, Carole Haile Calligraphy, JoAnne Primitives; Kraussdale Alpacas; Lauren's Lotions & Potions, Mar-Tees, Mountains of Hope; Paula's Country Creations; The Popcorn Pit; Sassy Sisters Mesh; Six Ten Ceramics; Denise Tempest Designs; The Wheat Lady

2016 Schedule:
10:00 am: A Very Merrie Halloween opens: 1803 House information Tent (a); 1803 House (b); Pick-A-Prize Raffle Begins (c); Fall and Halloween Artists [numbers] and Harvest Tent; - Food vendors and take-out foods available; - Kid’s area opens (d)
10:30 am: Storytelling by staff from Let's Play Books! (e)
11:00 am: Old-Fashioned Bake Walk (f)
Noon: Wildlands Conservancy -“Scary Wild Creatures” (g)
1:00 pm: Kids Halloween Parade (f)
1:30 pm: Storytelling by staff from Let's Play Books! (e)
2:00 pm: Old-Fashioned Bake Walk (f)
3:00 pm: Raffle Closes (c)
3:30 pm: Pick-A-Prize Raffle Winners Posted (c)
4:00 pm: Merrie Halloween comes to a close

Click here for 2016 Sponsors:

Looking for Sponsors:

Help to preserve and maintain the 1803 House by being a sponsor of A Very Merrie Halloween.  For more information contact Marian Schneck at nanamts@ptd.net. 

Looking for Crafter/Artists:

We are currently seeking Crafters/Artists.  For more information and a crafter's contact for 2017, please contact Rachel Cubellis at  r

2012-2015 Participating Crafters:  A Girls Best Friend; A Natural Alternative Soaps; AbundaScents Candle Co.; Balloons by Cindy; Baskets by Eileen; Bee’s Creations; Caricatures by Katy; Denise Tempest Designs; Zona and Richard Farmer; Fid’s Creations; Fused Glass by Jemima; Gourd Creations by Penny; Homespum; Isis Glass; Kraussdale Alpacas; Lauren’s Lotions & Potions; Loon Loom; Paula Lotte; Mar-Tees; Metal Spooks; Sassy Sisters Mesh.

Looking for "Pick-A-Prize" Raffle Donations

We are currently seeking donations for our Pick-A-Prize" Raffle that is held at "A Very Merrie Halloween."  See attached raffle form to donate.


Some Pictures

Click here for 2016 pictures from A Very Merry Halloween...