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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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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Saturday, June 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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JUN23

PA Cider Fest

Saturday, June 23, 2018

PA Cider Fest is back! Taste the best of Pennsylvania's ciders at this exciting festival. Live music, demos, samples, food and shopping are waiting for you in Pennsylvania...

Hauser Estate Winery
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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JUN23

Paintings of Richard Hamwi

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Looking for a sense of adventure? That’s one of the overriding theme of Richard Hamwi’s paintings, now on display at Art Downtown. The exhibit continues through Ju...

Art Downtown
32 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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JUN23

Pick-Your-Own Cherries!

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Attention, cherry fans! We anticipate that pick-your-own sweet cherry season will begin June 20th. There is no need to rush. The crop is plentiful and will only sweeten o...

Boyer Nurseries & Orchards
Boyer Nurseries & Orchard, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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JUN23

Preservation Workshops

Saturday, June 23, 2018

HGAC Board member Stephen Brown, will conduct workshops for homeowners with a hands on approach about how to undertake preservation and restoration projects around their homes...

Historic Daniel Lady Farm
1008 Hanover Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-4434
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JUN23

President Lincoln's 25 Hours in Gettysburg

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Lincoln was the central figure in a conflict that defined a nation! Experience President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg by walking where he walked and seeing what he saw...

Gettysburg area
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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JUN23

Rupp House Courtyard Chat: "William Tipton"

Saturday, June 23, 2018

During this Courtyard Chat, William Tipton will be presented by Skip Schirmer. William Tipton was a Civil War era photographer known for his photography of the Gettysburg...

Rupp House History Center
451 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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JUN23

Schizophonic Returns

Saturday, June 23, 2018

The Classic Rock sounds of Schizophonic are back at Battlefield Brew Works/Spirits of Gettysburg Distillery. Schizophonic is a four piece rock band that faithfully recrea...

Battlefield Brew Works
248 Hunterstown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-398-2907
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JUN23

Snack Town Brewfest

Saturday, June 23, 2018

The Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present the second annual Snack Town Brewfest, sponsored by Snyder’s of Hanover and Utz Quality Foods. Celebrate Ha...

Good Field
50 N. Forney Ave., Hanover, PA 17331
7174519898
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JUN23

Songs and Stories of a Civil War Hospital

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Through the presentation of live Civil War era music with sing a longs, readings from a citizen nurse and soldiers who served and were treated in this historic building, and t...

Christ Lutheran Church
30 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5212
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JUN23

Superhero Express

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Come dressed up as your favorite Superhero as you could meet a real superhero along the way…Supergirl, Wonder Woman, American Dream and Green Arrow. Crafts an...

Steam Into History Inc
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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JUN23

The Names Will Mess You Up - People, Places and Things in 1863 Gettysburg

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Gettysburg is the only small town in America where every house, farm and place is known by its 1863 name. That in itself can be very confusing. How many Weikerts where there? ...

Gettysburg Heritage Center
297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6245
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JUN23

Underground Railroad Tours: McAllister Mills

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Learn about the historical significance of the Underground Railroad and hear the stories of those escaping slavery. Discover a part of the battlefield that is seen by only a s...

McAllister Mill
1360 Baltimore Pike and Mc Allster Road, Gettysburg, Pa 17325
717-659-8827
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JUN23

Wine and Dip Pairing at Boyer Cellars

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Join us for a special pairing event. $10 will provide a wine tasting and pairing of dips from a family operated business offering flavorful, all-natural sauces made ...

Boyer Cellars
Boyer Cellars, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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JUN23

WW II In Gettysburg: The People and Places

Saturday, June 23, 2018

See a different side of Gettysburg, with this look at the people and places that played a part in World War II. You will visit a prisoner-of-war camp. Learn why an i...

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours
778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296
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JUN23

2018 Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College Summer Conference

Sunday, June 24, 2018

For over 35 years, the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College has hosted an annual summer conference bringing leading historians and public audiences together for battlefie...

Gettysburg College
300 North Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-6590
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JUN24

Ain't Misbehavin'

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Winner of the 1978 Tony Award for Best Musical. Thomas "Fats" Waller rose to international fame during the Golden Age of the Cotton Club and that jumpin' new bea...

Totem Pole Playhouse
9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222-0603
8888057056
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JUN24

Annual Latimore Valley Fair

Sunday, June 24, 2018

The Latimore Valley Fair is an annual country festival and antique race car exhibit held in June with arts and crafts, music, entertainment, gas and steam engine show, antique...

Latimore Valley Fairgrounds
100 Baltimore Road, York Springs, PA 17372
717-528-8279
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JUN24

Civil War Living History Weekends on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Sunday, June 24, 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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JUN24

Exploring Eisenhower

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Explore the life and career of this extraordinary soldier/statesman during a 30-minute walk or talk.  Daily programs are: 11:00 a.m.: Eisenhower’s Military Caree...

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