Every holiday season, thousands of people come to look at Steve Harbaugh’s Mickleton house to marvel at his recreation of the Griswold house of “Christmas Vacation” fame. This year, they’ll have to travel to Mullica Hill, but there will be more to see.
According to NJ.com, Harbaugh is going to construct a Christmas village complete with skating rink, carousel, ferris wheel, and igloos. Oh, and a newly constructed replica of the Griswold house, all decorated (and illuminated) for the holiday. Not all the attractions may be ready for this year, but the long term vision includes all of those things as well as a tent for kids to meet Santa, and a toy shop.
The Harbaughs have asked people to bring toys when visiting their display over the years, collecting over 12,000 toys and $50,000 in donations this past year alone. He hopes that the new location in an undeveloped field on Rte….