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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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AACTFest

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

AACTFest is an inspirational and invigorating festival celebrating the best in American community theatre from across the United States and the U.S. Military overseas. The wee...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
817-732-3177
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JUN18

Arts-a-Palooza Gone Funky (older class)

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Spend a week dripping paint (on a canvas), learn batik, making your own ink, working with watercolor, printing with paper, making a book and more. Learn about modern art ...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Arts-a-Palooza Gone Funky (younger class)

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Spend a week dripping paint (on a canvas), learn batik, making your own ink, working with watercolor, printing with paper, making a book and more. Learn about modern art ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JUN18

Ballerinas & Bears

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Beginner ballerinas and bears learn ballet basics and movement, wear their favorite costumes and have a dancing teddy bear party. This is a gentle intro to learning ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JUN18

Bingo Night at Miscreation Brewing Company

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Tuesday is BINGO NIGHT at Miscreation! It's FREE to play so bring your friends and make it a Tuesday night tradition! Come join us from 7-9pm and win prizes - the prizes ...

Miscreation Brewing Company
6 Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-698-3666
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Create a Super Hero Comic Book

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Quick, Robin, to the Bat Cave! Create your own super hero or villain comic book. Script your story and develop unique panels to support your storyline. Design your hero o...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JUN18

Creative Weaving

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Weaving is really fun and easy to do! This intro to the art of weaving shows how to use a simple loom and learn basic weaving techniques to create woven treasures. L...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Gettysburg National Military Park Summer Interpretive Programs

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Gettysburg National Military Park’s free summer interpretive program series begins runs from June 8 to August 11, 2019 and offers visitors a chance to learn about the pe...

Gettysburg National Military Park
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Live Music at Greystone Brew House

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Join us on the Patio at Greystone Brew House for our Summer Live Music Series! We are a seasonally-driven full-service bar, restaurant and event venue located at Ran...

Greystone Brew House
303 Golf Club Ave, Dillsburg, PA 17019
7175022155
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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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Pick-Your-Own Cherry Harvest

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Hello, cherry fans! We anticipate that pick-your-own sweet cherry season will begin Friday, June 14th. (DATE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE). There is no need to rush; we have plen...

Boyer Nurseries & Orchards
405 Boyer Nursery Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Pots for Tots!

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Young potters learn beginning hand-building techniques using stoneware clay. Creativity runs wild as your child hand-builds pots, creature (real or imagined) and more using sl...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Story Time at Hickory Falls

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Join us for story time at Hickory Falls! Enjoy new books and themes every month, along with games, activities, crafts and more.  Did we mention this is all for FREE? ...

Hickory Falls FEC
110 Hickory Lane, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-9907
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Summer Evening Walks with Licensed Battlefield Guides

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

2019 will mark the eighth year of Licensed Battlefield Guide-led  “Walks Through History.” Each Tuesday evening, Guides will lead an ...

Gettysburg National Military Park
126 Sickles Ave, Cumberland Twp, PA 17325
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JUN18

Tail Waggin' Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Attention Dog Lovers: Come on out to the ABC Beer Garden every Tuesday - and don't forget to bring your furry friend! We will be grilling out during Yappy Hour a...

ABC Beer Garden
259 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2200
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Tavern Tour

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Balloon rides, murder, tanks, medal of honor....some of Gettysburg's colorful and unusual history happened in taverns. Stroll with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian/...

Gettysburg Hotel Courtyard
Race Horse Alley, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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JUN18

The HGAC Barn Preservation Project and Grant Program: Restoration Case Studies in Adams County

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Since 2013, History Gettysburg-Adams County (HGAC) has offered matching grants for the direct physical preservation of eleven barns on its Barn Registry. HGAC's Barn Prese...

GAR Hall
1760 Shrivers Corner Rd,, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-9047
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JUN18

AACTFest

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

AACTFest is an inspirational and invigorating festival celebrating the best in American community theatre from across the United States and the U.S. Military overseas. The wee...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
817-732-3177
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JUN19

Arts-a-Palooza Gone Funky (older class)

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Spend a week dripping paint (on a canvas), learn batik, making your own ink, working with watercolor, printing with paper, making a book and more. Learn about modern art ...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JUN19

Arts-a-Palooza Gone Funky (younger class)

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Spend a week dripping paint (on a canvas), learn batik, making your own ink, working with watercolor, printing with paper, making a book and more. Learn about modern art ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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