Welcome to Haven Holidays 2023!

This year’s Haven Holidays “Triple H” theme is Haven Historical Holidays! A blast from the past representing memories & traditions that are old & new.  

Scroll through this page for details regarding exciting events & activities taking place in Downtown Lock Haven this holiday season. Small Business Saturdays, Santa Hours, Reindeer Sightings, Parade information & so much more!

All the Holiday Magic Awaits Below!  

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Come see Santa at the Station Gallery! His new address this year is 2 E. Bald Eagle St. Lock Haven, PA 17745. Bring your camera for photos.

Friday, December 1, 2023 - 5pm - 8pm
Saturday, December 2, 2023 - 1pm - 4pm
Friday, December 8, 2023 - 5pm - 8pm
Friday, December 15, 2023 - 5pm - 8pm
Saturday, December 16, 2023 - 1pm - 4pm

Partnering with: The Clinton County Arts Council-Station Gallery & The City of Lock Haven

Sunday, November 19, 2023 - Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Triangle Park - 6pm

The ceremony will include performances by the talented Millbrook Playhouse Youth Ensemble. Come enjoy some entertainment, hot cocoa, cookies & more. It's a time to embrace all the things to be thankful for. Scott Dodson will be the honoree of Lighting the Annual Holiday Tree. This is something you'll want to see!

A Special Thank You to the Clinton County Ministerium, The Salvation Army (Lock Haven)Coleman's Landscape LLC & Millbrook Playhouse for joining in on the fun, & Scott Dodson for choosing to continue his decorations and lights display with our organization.

We hope you join us for this event!

November 25, 2023 - 1st Small Business Saturday & Haven Holidays Parade

Support your community by shopping SMALL & LOCAL this Season!
Businesses will be offering amazing deals & giveaways that you’ll not want to miss! Not only are they offering many deals on the Official Small Businesses Saturday, but they’re continuing with the 4 Weeks of Small Business Saturdays Steals & Deals to show their appreciation to you, the customers who have supported them along their journey. Now is our chance as a community to come together, support, & celebrate the business that service our area in so many ways.

Businesses Open
Businesses open at 9:00 a.m. offering door buster savings & amazing deals! You don't want to miss it!

Window Decorating Contest
Participating businesses will have their windows decorated in a historical holiday theme. Everyone will get to vote the best decorated window & be entered in to win a Downtown Lock Haven gift card.

Haven Holidays Parade
Our Haven Historical Holiday Parade will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Main Street. Floats will be decorated to represent historical memories & traditions from the past of the organization’s choice. Everyone will be able to vote for the best parade float.

Live Reindeer
Join us at 7:00 p.m. in Sarah's Alley between Stella A's and Rachel K's Creations to see the Live Reindeer & Santa himself! Reindeer & Santa will be there until 9pm.


Sunday November 26, 2023 - Haven Historical Tours
Sponsored by: Clinton County Historical Society.   

December 2, 2023 - 2nd Small Business Saturday & Holiday Walkthrough

Businesses Open
Businesses open at 10:00 a.m. offering more holiday savings.

Holiday Inflatable Decorations in Canal Park until January 7, 2024 *pending weather

December 9, 2023 - 3rd Small Business Saturday & Evening Concert

Businesses Open
Businesses open at 10:00 a.m. with deals & steals you'll not want to miss.

Holiday Concert - A Blue Christmas with Billy Price
Located at the Roxy Theater on December 9th. Billy will be performing many holiday classics along with a few of his most popular songs. Sponsored by the Clinton County Community Foundation and the Clinton County Arts Council. Please support this event by purchasing a ticket and share on your social media pages. A cash bar will be available. Online ticket sales can be purchased by the link provided. 

Purchase Tickets 

Sunday December 10, 2023 - Heisey Holiday Open House
The Heisey House Museum & Poorman Gallery.   2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Cost is free.  The Heisey House Museum and the Poorman Gallery will be open for community visitors.  Light refreshments and a performance of "The Christmas Truce" from World War I.

December 16, 2023 - 4th Small Business Saturday

Businesses Open
Businesses open at 10:00 a.m. with so many surprises for the shoppers.

Holiday Gift Ideas

Help support our businesses & organization by purchasing a DLH T-Shirt or Gift Card

From Downtown Lock Haven T-Shirts to Downtown Gift Cards (can be used at 18 different locations downtown), there is something for everyone. These make great stocking stuffers too!

T-Shirts can be purchased at Rachel K Creations & the Downtown Lock Haven Digital Gift cards can be purchased through Yiftee

Thank You to our Sponsors!

Main Street - Gold Event Sponsors

Water Street - Silver Event Sponsors

Side Street - Bronze Event Sponsors