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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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Vineyard 5K Run

Sunday, September 23, 2018

  Join us for our inaugural Vineyard 5K run at Adams County Winery on Sunday, September 23rd at 9 am! Two Adams County, Pennsylvania based companies that support local...

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631
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Cooking with Bacon & Beer

Monday, September 24, 2018

The depth and flavor beer and bacon add to recipes may come as a surprise to you. Spend the evening with Chef Anna and discover their versatility for yourself. Beer ...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Horse-drawn Carriage Ride through Town

Monday, September 24, 2018

Sometimes a carriage ride through the streets of Gettysburg is just what you need! Join us for thirty-minute late afternoon and evening rides through town. Click her...

Gettysburg Heritage Center
297 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
866-907-0633
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Nicaraguan Primitivista Paint Night

Monday, September 24, 2018

Enjoy an evening of creative multicultural art, wine, and music! Paint in the primitivista style with guest artist/instructors from Taller Artistico Xuchialt, Nicaragua. ...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Seldom Seen Tour

Monday, September 24, 2018

Experience a 90 minute walking tour that takes you places off the beaten path in the town of Gettysburg. Hear unexpected stories from Gettysburg's varied history, that are...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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U-Pick Apples - 8 Different Varieties!

Monday, September 24, 2018

We are proud to annouce the opening of U-Pick Apples! Open NOW Through October 20, 2018. *end dates are subject to change We have 8 different varieties available for y...

Boyer Nurseries & Orchards
Boyer Nurseries & Orchards, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Art by Charlotte Yealey

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Arts Guild member Charlotte Yealey and local Gettysburg artists will exhibit their work in the front gallery of Art Downtown. Yealey, a former president of the Arts Guild...

Art Downtown
32 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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Beginner Stained Glass Classes

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

This four-week class will allow you to make a beautiful stained glass panel. Learn how to cut glass, lay out patterns, foil, solder and frame a panel. Complete with the applic...

East Berlin Area Community Center
405 North Avenue, East Berlin, PA 17316
717-259-8848
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Brown Bag Session Series

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Brown Bag Sessions at HACC's Gettysburg Campus explore topics surrounding diversity, inclusion and self identity. No registration required. For more information, visit...

HACC Gettysburg Campus
731 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-3536
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Gettysburg Community Concert Association presents Philip Thomson, piano

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

GCCA, Gettysburg’s premier classical concert series, opens its 75th concert season with Pianist Philip Thomson, a Canadian pianist who has specialized in Liszt. He exhib...

Gettysburg Area High School Auditorium
1130 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Hip Hop Workshops

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Have you ever wanted to hip hop dance but you felt like you have no rhythm or two left feet? Have you learned some new dance moves but have nowhere to go and try it ...

East Berlin Area Community Center
405 North Avenue, East Berlin, PA 17316
717-259-8848
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Seldom Seen Tour

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Experience a 90 minute walking tour that takes you places off the beaten path in the town of Gettysburg. Hear unexpected stories from Gettysburg's varied history, that are...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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U-Pick Apples - 8 Different Varieties!

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

We are proud to annouce the opening of U-Pick Apples! Open NOW Through October 20, 2018. *end dates are subject to change We have 8 different varieties available for y...

Boyer Nurseries & Orchards
Boyer Nurseries & Orchards, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Art by Charlotte Yealey

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Arts Guild member Charlotte Yealey and local Gettysburg artists will exhibit their work in the front gallery of Art Downtown. Yealey, a former president of the Arts Guild...

Art Downtown
32 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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Open Mic Night - All Acts Welcome

Wednesday, September 26, 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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Paint Nite at Hauser Estate Winery

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Find your inner artist and express yourself with the power of paint! No experience required! Just follow along while our Social Painting Instructor guides you step-by-step ...

Hauser Estate Winery
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Seldom Seen Tour

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Experience a 90 minute walking tour that takes you places off the beaten path in the town of Gettysburg. Hear unexpected stories from Gettysburg's varied history, that are...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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U-Pick Apples - 8 Different Varieties!

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

We are proud to annouce the opening of U-Pick Apples! Open NOW Through October 20, 2018. *end dates are subject to change We have 8 different varieties available for y...

Boyer Nurseries & Orchards
Boyer Nurseries & Orchards, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Art by Charlotte Yealey

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Arts Guild member Charlotte Yealey and local Gettysburg artists will exhibit their work in the front gallery of Art Downtown. Yealey, a former president of the Arts Guild...

Art Downtown
32 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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Bands and Body Weight

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Join us for this 45-minute low impact class focusing on training using resistance bands, light dumbells and body weight exercises. These exercises are designed to increas...

East Berlin Area Community Center
405 North Avenue, East Berlin, PA 17316
717-259-8848
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