2019 Events at the 1803 House:
"Sips & Strings" at the 1803 House...Sunday May 19, 2019 from 2pm to 5pm: This fundraiser which helped to restore the colonial windows in the 1803 House, included bites from David's Italian Market, wine tasting in a commemorative wine glass, string music from Montero Violins, and Russ Rentler. Everyone enjoyed an afternoon with wine, food and music. Article from the East Penn Press; Photo Gallery
Emmaus Heritage Alliance Education Project: For the third year, The 1803 House,
God's Acre and the Knauss Homestead will be hosting a Pilot Program with the East
four elementary schools will explore and learn about their
the history of Emmaus
and how children
lived during the
periods of each site.
2018 article or 2019 East Penn Press article
"Bites + Brews" at the 1803 House...September 22, 2019 from 4 to 7 for information; or order tickets online: The fundraiser includes burgers and more form Licensed 2 Grill food truck, a variety of Funk's beers in a commentative
1803 House pilsner
glass and music by Larry Killingsworth. Your donation will
Friends of the 1803 House rebuild
colonial window that are in need of repair.
2018 "Pies & Pints" East Penn Press Article;
"Old Fashioned Christmas at the 1803 House"...December 7, 2019 from noon - 4pm:
the 1st Saturday of December at the 1803 House. In 2018 visitors enjoyed the fire in open
gingerbread and beef stew, warm
cider, holiday treats,
Christmas tree with colonial decorations,
window sill decorated by members
Emmaus Garden Club,
scale Emmaus building models by Andre Fatula, ornament
crafting for the
children, "1803 House Church Baby" sale, annual homemade
tours of the 1803 House. Photo Gallery.
2019 Events in Emmaus:
Emmaus Founders Day...Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm For Information The Knauss Homestead and the 1803 House are partnering to sponsor the Emmaus Founders Day in honor of the Knauss and Ehrenhardt families, founders of Emmaus. This is the day to remember a major event occurred to celebrate, give thanks and to reflect upon the evolution of our community.
It is an event to reflect on the foundation of our 'village small' created by Sebastian Knauss and Jacob Ehrenhardt. It is a time to look back at our historical journey and to look ahead to sustain the welfare of all persons that call Emmaus home. A dinner is prepared by Licensed 2 Grill. East Penn Press article
Emmaus Heritage Festival...Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 11am to 3pm: Live music, crafts, food truck, displays, games and so much more.at the Emmaus Historical Society 2018 Main Street, Emmaus.
"Old Fashioned Christmas" in Emmaus...Saturday December 7, 2019 from 10am to 8pm:
This event is always the 1st Saturday of December in Emmaus at the Triangle Park. There will be many holiday celebration activities throughout the town of Emmaus.