The 2017 Christmas House Tour

Kick off the holiday season on December 2, 2017, by touring four private homes and three landmarks in Newport. The sites will be open from 10 am to 3 pm. Tour the homes downtown and the surrounding areas on your own. You will have time to enjoy the many specialty shops and eateries in Newport.

The Probasco, Hancock, Librero, and Keyser and Miller families will be welcoming visitors into their homes. In addition, the Perry County Council of the Arts' Landis House, NRPS' Louise Beard Memorial and The Perry Historians headquarters will be open for tours.

The Tree Lighting Ceremony will follow the House Tour from 5 pm to 6 pm in the north side of the square.

Advance tickets are $12 and are available through December 1st at the following locations in Newport (map) :

--Artistic Image, 211 North 4th Street, (717) 567-7070, Hours: Monday to Friday: 9 am to 6 pm; Saturday: 9 am to 12 pm

--Carpetbagger Collectibles, 12 South 2nd Street, (717) 275-4676, Hours: Monday to Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm; Sunday: 12 pm to 4 pm

--Keith's Furniture, 146 Ringneck Drive, (717) 567-9425, Hours: Thursday: 10 am to 5 pm; Friday: 10 am to 8 pm; Saturday: 9 am to 2 pm

--PCCA Gallery, 1 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-7023, Hours: Tuesday through Friday: 10 am to 5 pm; Saturday: 10 am to 3 pm

--Advance tickets are also available by sending a check payable to NRPS at P.O. Box 13, Newport, PA 17074.

Tickets will be available for $15 on December 2nd at the Senior Center in the Newport Hotel, 2 North 2nd Street (map). On the day of the tour, tickets are exchanged for The 2017 Christmas House Tour booklet and map at the Senior Center beginning at 8:30 am.

During and after the House Tour, visit the many specialty shops in Newport. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at one of our many restaurants. A complete list follows. The House Tour Booklet will feature a savings pass with specials from the following businesses exclusively for House Tour participants!

Savings Pass Offers

  • Bitting's Restaurant: Enter to Win $25 in Christmas Lottery Tickets with Breakfast Purchase OR Purchase $5 in Chistmas Lottery Tickets and Receive a Free Small Coffee, Hot Chocolate or Tea
  • Bucks Valley Winery & Vineyards: 10% Off Pizza, Stromboli or Meat & Cheese Tray with the Purchase of a Bottle of Wine
  • Buffalo Brew: 10% Off Retail Items
  • Carpetbagger Collectibles: Sales Throughout the Store
  • Espresso Yourself Cafe: 10% Off Lunch
  • Junk & Jazz Eclectic Boutique: 10% Off Storewide
  • Newport Beverage: Free $5 Christmas Lottery Ticket
  • Newport Natural Foods: 10% Off Total Purchase
  • River Bend Hop Farm and Brewery: $1 Off Drafts
  • Soutner's Hallmark and Country Store Upstairs: 10% Off Storewide (Excludes Clearance)
  • Steckley's Pet Center: Buy Two Get One Free on Dog and Cat Toys (Mix and Match)

For more information, contact Laura Campbell at (717) 567-6873 or nrps@pa.net .

Newport's Local Businesses

Restaurants

--Bitting's Restaurant (Savings Pass participant)

16 North 2nd Street, (717) 567-6709

--Brothers Pizzeria (www.facebook.com/BrotherspizzaNewport)

233 Market Street, (717) 567-7120

--Buffalo Brew (Savings Pass participant) (www.facebook.com/buffalobrew17)

24 North 2nd Street, (717) 204-7606

--Espresso Yourself Cafe (Savings Pass participant) (www.espressoyourselfcafepa.com) (NRPS member)

8 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-9882

--Mastracchio's Restaurant & Lounge (www.mastracchiosrestaurantandlounge.com)

344 Juniata Parkway East, (717) 567-7511

--Sharar's Grocery (NRPS member)

19 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-6222

--Zeiderelli's Pizza & Subs (www.orderstart.com/zeiderellisnewport)

1851 Keystone Way, (717) 567-2135

Specialty Stores

--Artistic Image (www.artisticimagescreenprinting.com) (NRPS member)

211 North 4th Street, (717) 567-7070

--Base Camp Outfitters (www.basecampoutfittersllc.com)

300 South 4th Street, (717) 567-3300

--Carpetbagger Collectibles (Savings Pass participant) (www.facebook.com/CarpetbaggerCollectibles) (NRPS member)

12 South 2nd Street, (717) 275-4676

--David M. Myers Furniture Store (www.davidmmyersfurniture.com) (NRPS member)

64 North 2nd Street, (717) 567-3138

--Goodwill (www.goodwill.org)

19 North Second Street, (717) 567-3020

--Heller's Home and Hardware (www.hellershardwareandrental.com)

42 Red Hill Court, (717) 567-7955

--The Jewel Box (www.tjbjeweler.com)

17 North 2nd Street, (717) 567-6516

--Junk & Jazz Eclectic Boutique (Savings Pass participant) (www.facebook.com/Junk-and-Jazz-eclectic-boutique)

10 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-7188

--Keith's Furniture (www.keithsfurniturenewport.com)

146 Ringneck Drive, (717) 567-9425

--Lana's Flower Boutique (www.lanasflowerboutique.net)

66 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-7942

--PCCA Gallery (www.perrycountyarts.org)

1 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-7023

--The Podium Awards (www.thepodiumawards.com)

221 Market Street, (717) 418-4645

--Soutner's Hallmark and Country Store Upstairs (Savings Pass participant)

13 South Second Street, (717) 567-7974

--Steckley's Pet Center (www.steckleyspet.com) (Savings Pass participant)

32 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-6100

Food and Beverages

--Butcher's Farm Market (www.butchersfarmmarket.com)

590 North 4th Street, (717) 567-3539

--Newport Beverage (Savings Pass participant) (www.newportbeverage.com) (Savings Pass participant) (NRPS member)

14 Newport Plaza, (717) 567-7606

--Newport Natural Foods (Savings Pass participant) (www.newportnaturalfoodpa.com) (Savings Pass participant)

18 South 2nd Street, (717) 567-3328

Wineries and Brewery

--Bucks Valley Winery and Vineyards (Savings Pass participant) (www.bucksvalleywinery.com)

333 Meadow Grove Road, (717) 204-7508

--River Bend Hop Farm and Brewery (Savings Pass participant) (www.riverbendhopfarmandbrewery.com)

1800 Lower Bailey Road, (717) 728-3159

--The Winery at Hunter's Valley (www.huntersvalleywines.com)

3 Orchard Road, (717) 444-7211