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Our hometown is full of excitement, fun and even the unexpected. The people, business and organizations in Adam County host special events in Gettysburg, PA year-round, and there is always something new to see. In addition to special battlefield celebrations and events that let you experience history in different and unforgettable ways, the area is home to unique festivals, fairs, exhibits, theater & concerts that you won't want to miss when visiting Central Pennsylvania.

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Brown Bag Jazz: The Todd Marcus Group

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Todd Marcus Quartet consists of piano, bass, drums, and features Marcus’s rare use of bass clarinet as a lead horn. The ensemble presents Marcus’s or...

Majestic Theater, Cinema One
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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April Wine Dinner Featuring Adams County Winery

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Join us in the Meade and Lee Dining Rooms along with Adams County Winery for some of our chef’s specialties as well as some local wine favorites. Must be 21 and over. ID...

Farnsworth House Inn
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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General Ulysses S Grant Luncheon

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Enjoy a family style lunch of Baked Ham with pineapple dressing and Oven Fried Chicken. "General Ulysses S Grant" will entertain our guests after lunch. Rate is $35&...

Hickory Bridge Farm
96 Hickory Bridge Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-642-5261
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Open Mic Night - All Acts Welcome

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

All acts welcome to perform! Sign up will be at 6:30pm. Happy hour will last through the duration of the event. $1 off cold local brews and glasses of our awarding-winning win...

Knob Hall Gettysburg
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5171
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Walking Tours: Historic Town Tours with Ken Rich

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Join us Wednesdays in April for Ken's Reluctant Witness Town Tour. Other Dates are also available.  Reluctant Witness is a 2 hour Gettysburg Town Walking...

Victorian Carriage Company
297 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
866-907-0633
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"Lincoln Lite" Dinner Theater

Thursday, April 26, 2018

President Abraham Lincoln was known for telling funny stories, and listening to music was one of his favorite pastimes. He hosted several concerts at the White House and atten...

Farnsworth House Inn
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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Opera Performance

Thursday, April 26, 2018

The Gettysburg College Opera Workshop, directed by Dr. Susan Hochmiller, is an intensive course offered each spring that culminates in a fully-staged and costumed public perfo...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Special Event Ghost Hunt

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Join Johlene "Spooky" Riley Founder and Lead Investigator of Gettysburg Paranormal Association for a Ghost Hunt at a local Middletown, Pa. brew...

Tatterered Flag Ghost Hunt
1 S Union Street, Middletown, PA 17057
717-338-1818
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American Odyssey Relay Race

Friday, April 27, 2018

Twelve teammates Gettysburg, PA to Washington, DC -- 200 miles in total, more or less Two days and one night in a van... with intermittent bursts of running Civil War...

Gateway Gettysburg
95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg , PA 17325
(301) 520-9511
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Mystery Tour/Untold Tales

Friday, April 27, 2018

Meet a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian at 6:00pm Friday, Saturday or Sunday behind the Gettysburg Hotel (in courtyard) for a Mystery Walking Tour of Untold Tales. You ...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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Opera Performance

Friday, April 27, 2018

The Gettysburg College Opera Workshop, directed by Dr. Susan Hochmiller, is an intensive course offered each spring that culminates in a fully-staged and costumed public perfo...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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President Lincoln on the Hanover Junction Flyer

Friday, April 27, 2018

Living historian, James Hayney will have you believing you are seeing the real Abraham Lincoln. Relive the emotion and passion of the 1860’s when we recreate Lincol...

Steam Into History Inc
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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Reading Express

Friday, April 27, 2018

Enjoy this 45 minute specially priced round-trip excursion to Seitzland, Pa along the York Heritage Rail Trail and the beautiful country side of York County. Bring the ki...

Steam Into History Inc
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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American Odyssey Relay Race

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Twelve teammates Gettysburg, PA to Washington, DC -- 200 miles in total, more or less Two days and one night in a van... with intermittent bursts of running Civil War...

Gateway Gettysburg
95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg , PA 17325
(301) 520-9511
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Bees ‘n Blossoms Festival

Saturday, April 28, 2018

  Stop by Hollabaugh Bros. for a fun-filled spring weekend! Check out the activities we have planned: Wagon rides of our orchards, which will hopefully be loaded...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc. Fruit Farm and Market
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412
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Civil War Living History Weekends on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Gettysburg National Military Park’s popular living history and firing demonstrations every weekend throughout the spring, summer, and fall. Confederate and Union living ...

Various Locations
Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Dinner Theater with Civil War Era Magic Show

Saturday, April 28, 2018

A delightful 3-course meal served during a Civil War era magic show. Dinner theater at its finest with Professor Joe Kerrigan. Come join us for dinner and a show. Please call ...

The Historic Fairfield Inn
15 W Main Street, Fairfield, PA 17320
717-642-5410
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General and Mrs. Robert E. Lee on the Glen Rock Express

Saturday, April 28, 2018

General and Mrs. Robert E. Lee are brought to life by living historians Frank and Bonnie Orlando. Learn about these two historic Americans as friends, husband and wife, f...

Steam Into Hisotry
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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Gettysburg College Symphony Orchestra Concert

Saturday, April 28, 2018

The Gettysburg College Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Professor Vimbayi Kaziboni, forms the core of the orchestral program at the Sunderman Conservatory at Gettysburg Colleg...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Ghost Hunting 101

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Join us here at the Farnsworth House Inn at Camp Tiger to learn all about ghost hunting, equipment and how to protect yourself during a hunt. See our investigators equipment d...

Camp Tiger
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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