The best thing about holiday shopping in Lancaster County is when you can walk into what you know is the PERFECT store, were not everyone else on earth is shopping, and find just the right unique gifts for the special people on your list… right?!  To experience this kind of holiday shopping nirvana, Authentic B&B innkeepers recommend the “12 Shops of Christmas Tour“!

Why?  Because that’s exactly what “The Twelve Shops of Christmas Tour” is all about. It’s a unique Lancaster County shopping adventure–featuring 12 wonderfully festive, off-the-beaten-path shops. SERIOUSLY. These shops are “off the beaten track” even for the locals!!

On this tour, shoppers travel place to place enjoying the amazing holiday decorations, unusual gift ideas, valuable coupons, door prizes, games, gifts & refreshments the businesses have planned for you… all while seeing the sights and Lancaster County countryside as well.

Shoppers can even enter to win a $600 shopping spree! What a jolly way to explore the county!

Price: $6 each ($1 per ticket donated to help provide heat for our neighbors in need)
Dates: December 2 – 10, 2011
Tickets go on sale: October 31st

  •  To find a location in Lancaster County to pick up your tickets call 717-721-1750 after Oct 31, 2011.
  • To reserve your tour tickets at any seller location or to have them mailed to you (shipping charges will apply) call 717-721-9409 between 9AM & 5PM Mon thru Fri.
  • For more information call 717-721-9409 or email [email protected]

And while you’re at it, make sure that the place you’re staying is as unique and wonderful as the places you’re shopping! Book your room at one of the Authentic Bed and Breakfasts of Lancaster County.

Happy Shopping!!

Submitted by Rebecca Gallagher, innkeeper at the Historic Smithton Inn, in Ephrata, PA.