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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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Gettysburg National Military Park’s Winter Lecture Series

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Outstanding National Park Service rangers and historians from across the region provide hour-long talks about pivotal moments of the American Civil War and the Battle of Getty...

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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FEB17

President Weekend Walking Tours

Sunday, February 17, 2019

In honor of President's day, we have two presidential tours we'd like to offer you. Gettysburg is full of presidential history! President Lincoln's Visit - Gett...

Walking Tours
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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FEB17

Air Fryer Meals

Monday, February 18, 2019

Are you trying to decide if you’d like to buy an air fryer or are you unsure what it is? Already love it and want new recipes? This is the perfect class for yo...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB18

Free President’s Day Tours at the Eisenhower National Historic Site

Monday, February 18, 2019

This President's Day take a free tour of the historic Eisenhower home at Eisenhower National Historic Site in Gettysburg. Tours of the home will be offered at 10 am and 2 ...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
243 Eisenhower Farm Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114 x4411
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FEB18

Hot Chocolate and Board Game Day

Monday, February 18, 2019

Did you know....many of our presidents enjoyed hot chocolate as part of their day? You can be like George Washington and enjoy it too! Do you have the day off with your family...

Trickling Springs Creamery
2330 Molly Pitcher Highway, Chambersburg, PA 17202
717-709-0711
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FEB18

President Weekend Walking Tours

Monday, February 18, 2019

In honor of President's day, we have two presidential tours we'd like to offer you. Gettysburg is full of presidential history! President Lincoln's Visit - Gett...

Walking Tours
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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FEB18

Hammered Silver Pendant

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Using the same hammering techniques learned in the hammered earring class, you will create a pendant by learning how to cut, fold on an angle, texture and antique your sterlin...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB19

Learn to Waltz with Frank & Linda

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The romantic Waltz is one of the most popular ballroom dances of all time. Considered by some as the "mother of present day dances" and the "backbone dance"...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB19

Picturing the Blues: Photography for Healing

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Artistic expression is a helpful way to work with feelings of sadness, the blues or depression. Explore photography as an expressive form while learning techniques that c...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB19

T'ai Chi Chih

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

T’ai Chi Chih is a mindfulness practice designed to enhance awareness, inner stability, and balance. Studies using evidence-based research show positive effects on ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB19

College Wednesdays

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

We know what a drag the semester can be at times... We also know what it is like to live on a college budget. So every Wednesday we offer great deals for college students to ...

Liberty Mountain Resort
78 Country Club Trail, Carroll Valley, PA 17320
717-642-8282
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FEB20

Intro to Oil Painting: Shades of Black & White

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Here’s a fun intro to the joy of painting in oils using white and black and all the values in between. Learn to work with traditional and nontraditional methods, te...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB20

Open Mic with Host: Matt Miller at Knob Hall Winery

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

EVERY Wednesday: All acts welcome to perform at Knob Hall Winery's Gettysburg tasting room! We love to share music, covers and (especially) originals! But that's not a...

Knob Hall Winery, Gettysburg
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5171
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FEB20

Tap Dance

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

You will have fun while improving your health and fitness by tap dancing. This class is a great refresher for those who’ve studied tap in the past. It covers the basic s...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB20

Community Appreciation Day at Liberty Mountain Resort

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Liberty Mountain says "Thank You" to all the locals! Local residents receive 50% off lift, group lesson, rental, packages, and children's products! All reside...

Liberty Mountain Resort
78 Country Club Trail, Carroll Valley, PA 17320
717-642-8282
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FEB21

Fundamentals of Belly Dance with Taschen

Thursday, February 21, 2019

This class combines the elegance and fundamentals of classic belly dance with the sharp and grounded nature of Tribal Fusion. We will explore these styles to find strengt...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB21

Learn to Knit

Thursday, February 21, 2019

This class is for beginner or intermediate knitters. If you are interested in joining the ranks of folks that love to knit, please consider signing up for this class.&nbs...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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FEB21

Open Mic Night with Jewelweed Band

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Calling all musicians and music lovers! We will be hosting our first open mic night on February 7th with the Jewelweed Band. Come take advantage of this great atmosp...

Battlefield Brew Works
248 Hunterstown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-479-6625
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FEB21

Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour at Thirsty Farmer

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works is offering Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour on Thursday evenings. All craft beer and hard apple cider patrons will receive $1 off for a 16 oz. pour. Our ...

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works
290 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-3325
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FEB21

Angels Among Us Spirit Dinner Theater & Events with Gettysburg Medium & Spiritual Author Sharon Young

Friday, February 22, 2019

Sharon Young, is a spiritual leader, author and motivational speaker. She specializes in the area of grief, wellness and spiritual guidance. She offers unique services, books ...

Quality Inn - Gettysburg Battlefield
380 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
833-SPIRIT3
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FEB22

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