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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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“An Evening with the Painting” Special After-hours Exclusive Program

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Join the Gettysburg Foundation’s Sue Boardman, Licensed Battlefield Guide and author/historian, on the platform for an exclusive "after-hours" progra...

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
877-874-2478
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7th Annual Summer Harvest Dinner

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Our 7th annual Summer Harvest Dinner will feature a variety of local, organic foods made from scratch in our commercial kitchen. The meal is served buffet style outside w...

Oyler's Organic Farms & Market
400 Pleasant Valley Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8411
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After Hours at Jack's Hard Cider

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Every weekend we throw a bash after our normal business hours at Jack's Hard Cider to celebrate the events of the past week and to look forward to the week ahead. Com...

Jack's Hard Cider
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Antique & Vintage Outdoor Market

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Enjoy a day of treasure hunting! Unique and one of a kind items are waiting for you at the antique and outdoor market at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg. Enjoy a day of ...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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Bounty of the County

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Celebrate the bounty of harvest from orchards around Adams County with the annual Bounty of the County foodie event. Chefs at restaurants around Adams County have cr...

Gettysburg and Biglerville Restaurants
Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-677-7444
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Cider House LIVE

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Head to Reid's Cider House for live music every Saturday night! Check out the schedule below: August 16th: Jo’Blues - Jo’Blues- a rocking blues ba...

Reid's Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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Civil War Living History Weekends on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Saturday, August 17, 2019

From the roar of artillery to the flash of bayonets, living history demonstrations at Gettysburg National Military Park help bring the past to life. Gettysburg National M...

Various Locations
Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Civil War Medical Demonstration

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Rusty Dicks, surgeon with the 83rd PA group of reenactors, will offer a medical demonstration at the Lightner Farmhouse B&B on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10am, Noon, 2pm...

Lightner Farmhouse B&B
2350 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9508
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Civil War Sisters Tour

Saturday, August 17, 2019

As the bloodiest battle of the Civil War raged just miles from the peaceful home of the Sisters, they could not ignore the call to go and care for the wounded. After the Battl...

National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727
301-447-6606
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Family Days at Eisenhower National Historic Site

Saturday, August 17, 2019

This summer, on June 15, July 20 and August 17, youth (ages 6 to 12) can ride the shuttle bus to Eisenhower National Historic Site for free. Special family activities wil...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike. Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114 x4411
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Farm Fresh Saturdays

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Join us for Farm Fresh Saturdays with The Harvest Barn Country Market! Stop by to find seasonal items, specials and new products each and every Saturday. You'll find lots ...

Gazebo at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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Farmers Market Season 2019

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Join us for our open air farmers market located in downtown Gettysburg at 103 Carlisle Street. We have seasonal produce, flower bouquets, ciders, honey, jams, food trucks...

Gettysburg Transit Center
103 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Farmers' Market Tour & Cooking Class

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Learn how to cook like a chef! Join our local chefs for a lively walk through Gettysburg’s Farmers’ Market, where they take you through the market and show you how...

Adams County Arts Council
125 N. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-688-9584
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Free Dobbin House Tours

Saturday, August 17, 2019

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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Free Tour Day

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Visit our Farm Winery in Orrtanna for a day of free winery tours! No reservations needed, just sign up in the tasting room when you arrive. Please arrive at least 10-15 minute...

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Rd, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631
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Free Tour of Soldiers' National Cemetery with Licensed Battlefield Guide

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Join a Licensed Battlefield Guide (LBG) at the Soldiers' National Cemetery Rostrum just inside the Taneytown Road entrance for a free 45-60 minute guided tour of the cemet...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
96 Taneytown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Internationally acclaimed bluegrass festival in Gettysburg! Four days of music on two stages, informative workshops, All-Star jam, Bluegrass Academy for kids, food, merchandis...

Granite Hill Camping Resort
3340 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-642-8749
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Gettysburg Brew Fest

Saturday, August 17, 2019

The Gettysburg Brew Fest is a 3.5 hour unlimited sampling experience for craft beer (and hard cider) aficionados. The Brew Fest is a production of Brew Fest Partners and the L...

Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg , PA 17325
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HGAC Architectural Salvage Warehouse

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Stop by HGAC's Salvage Warehouse and see our wonderful collection! Find old windows, shutters, Civil War era doors, door hinges, wavy paned glass, tabletop display cases, ...

Historic Daniel Lady Farm
53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-9047
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Historic Downtown Food Tour

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Eat your way through Gettysburg! Enjoy downtown in a whole new way as we eat our way through the most delicious and historic neighborhoods on this Gettysburg food tour. Embark...

Downtown Gettysburg
101 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, pa 17325
717-688-9584
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