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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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Footsteps-Conversations with Union Soldiers, John Presley and Confederate Gen. William Roberts

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Enjoy a delightful hour of Civil War facts, perspective and humor presented live in character from Union and Confederate points of view. Renowned re-enactor, Eddie Robert...

GAR Hall
53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, Pa 17325
717-334-8312
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The notes of Taps will fill the air in Gettysburg every evening this summer as the famous 24-note call is sounded in honor of those who have served our nation. The Lincoln Fel...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Historic Church Tours

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

A trip to Gettysburg isn't complete without a visit to the historic churches in the town. Some of these churches served as hospitals during the Battle of Gettysburg, some ...

Gettysburg Presbyterian Church
208 Baltimore St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1718
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The notes of Taps will fill the air in Gettysburg every evening this summer as the famous 24-note call is sounded in honor of those who have served our nation. The Lincoln Fel...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Open Mic Night - All Acts Welcome

Wednesday, August 22, 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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The Good, the Bad & the Ugly (1966)

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Sergio Leone’s sprawling masterpiece about three ruthless outlaws starring Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach & Lee Van Cleef. Classic Movies on the Big Screen! Free raffle...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
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"Lincoln Lite" Dinner Theater

Thursday, August 23, 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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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Thursday, August 23, 2018

The notes of Taps will fill the air in Gettysburg every evening this summer as the famous 24-note call is sounded in honor of those who have served our nation. The Lincoln Fel...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Tavern Tour

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Stroll with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian to the sites of some of Gettysburg's most historic taverns and hear unusual but true stories that took place at these lege...

walking tour
Gettysburg Hotel Courtyard, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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Thirsty Thursday

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Every Thursday during the month of May through October, we enjoy a happy hour on the hill, with music and drink specials. Check out the entertainment on our website.  

Hauser Estate Winery
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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A Year with Frog and Toad

Friday, August 24, 2018

Arnold Lobel's treasured characters hop from page to stage in a story of friendship and adventure. Waking from hibernation in the Spring, Frog and Toad pant gardens, swim,...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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Dan and Ali at the GO Too!

Friday, August 24, 2018

Back again for Guinness, whiskey, songs about whiskey, and more Guinness. Good friends, great musicisans, and longtime regulars: Dan and Ali! The ultimate dynam...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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Entertainment in the Beer Garden with Betsy Barnicle

Friday, August 24, 2018

Stop in the beer garden for a drink or on the patio while you listen to cheerful music by Betsy Barnicle. May 26, 27 - 5pm-8pm June 8, 9, 22, 23 - 5pm-8pm July 5, 6, 7, 2...

Farnsworth House Inn
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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Free Dobbin House Tours

Friday, August 24, 2018

Enjoy a FREE, guided, hour-plus tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, the Dobbin House. This popular and highly-rated presentation highlights the house b...

Dobbin House Tavern
89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2100
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Hauser After Hours

Friday, August 24, 2018

Hauser After Hours is a party you do not want to miss.  Every weekend, we throw a bash after our normal business hours to celebrate our rolling hills, breathtaking views ...

Hauser Estate Winery
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Live Local Music

Friday, August 24, 2018

Join us for some live local music! All concerts are free and open to the public. Wine, hard cider and light fare will be available for purchase. Must be 21+ to drink...

Reid's Winery Tasting Room and Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Friday, August 24, 2018

The notes of Taps will fill the air in Gettysburg every evening this summer as the famous 24-note call is sounded in honor of those who have served our nation. The Lincoln Fel...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Tavern Tour

Friday, August 24, 2018

Stroll with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian to the sites of some of Gettysburg's most historic taverns and hear unusual but true stories that took place at these lege...

walking tour
Gettysburg Hotel Courtyard, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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3 Year Old Rye Whiskey Barrel Opening

Saturday, August 25, 2018

We will be opening a 3 year old rye whiskey barrel! Come and get a free tasting directly from the barrel as well as a special bottle purchase only available that day from...

Battlefield Brew Works
248 Hunterstown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-398-2907
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A Year with Frog and Toad

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Arnold Lobel's treasured characters hop from page to stage in a story of friendship and adventure. Waking from hibernation in the Spring, Frog and Toad pant gardens, swim,...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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