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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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Exploring Eisenhower

Friday, June 22, 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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JUN22

George Spangler Farm Civil War Field Hospital: 2nd Corps Field Hospital CSA Living History Encampment

Friday, June 22, 2018

A great weekend discovery and a must see for the whole family! Living historians of the 2nd Corps Field Hospital CSA will help you discover the stories of the soldiers, sur...

Gettysburg Foundation
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
877-874-2478
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JUN22

Junior Secret Service

Friday, June 22, 2018

When you visit Eisenhower National Historic Site, (And now even while in front of your computer at home!), you can discover what it was like to be a Secret Service agent ...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike. Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114 x4411
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JUN22

Live Local Music

Friday, June 22, 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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JUN22

McDannell's Fruit Farm and Market Season Opening

Friday, June 22, 2018

We're your family owned local farmer's market in Adams County, so stop in today for our season opening! We're only 8 miles north of Gettysburg.

McDannell's Fruit Farm and Market
332 North High St., Arendtsville, PA 17303
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JUN22

Mystery Tour/Untold Tales

Friday, June 22, 2018

Meet a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian at 6:00pm Friday, Saturday or Sunday behind the Gettysburg Hotel (in courtyard) for a Mystery Walking Tour of Untold Tales. You ...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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JUN22

One Hundred Nights of Taps

Friday, June 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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JUN22

Paintings of Richard Hamwi

Friday, June 22, 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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JUN22

Pick-Your-Own Cherries!

Friday, June 22, 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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JUN22

2018 Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College Summer Conference

Saturday, June 23, 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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JUN23

20th Annual Wheel Horse Tractor Show

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Always held the Friday and Saturday after Father's Day. This is the largest single make garden tractor show in the world. The show opens daily at 8 am rain ...

South Mountain Fairgrounds
615 Narrows Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-266-2711
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JUN23

Ain't Misbehavin'

Saturday, June 23, 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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JUN23

Annual Latimore Valley Fair

Saturday, June 23, 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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JUN23

Civil War Living History Weekends on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Saturday, June 23, 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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JUN23

Civil War Tour

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Discover a unique perspective of the Battle of Gettysburg from the Sisters who lived in Emmitsburg, Maryland at the time. On this specialized tour, our guide will tell yo...

The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, MD 21727
301-447-6606
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JUN23

DIY Baby Food

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Are you interested in making your own baby food, but not sure where to start? Do you want to provide your baby with fresh, organic, nutrient dense food? Come to our ...

Oyler's Organic Farms & Market
400 Pleasant Valley Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8411
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JUN23

Entertainment in the Beer Garden with Betsy Barnicle

Saturday, June 23, 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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JUN23

Exploring Eisenhower

Saturday, June 23, 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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JUN23

Farm Fresh Saturdays

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Farm Fresh Saturdays is back! Join us every Saturday beginning May 19th to enjoy farm fresh produce, along with beautiful flowers, from a local farm market and greenhouse! 

Gazebo at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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JUN23

FREE Caricatures with Daniel Ryman

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Join us for lunch at the Farnsworth House and recieve a FREE Caricature with Daniel Ryman in the Beer Garden!

Farnsworth House Beer Garden
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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JUN23

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