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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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Christmas at the Jennie Wade House

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Join us to help celebrate the wonderful holiday season at the historic Jennie Wade House. Enjoy a step back in time as we decorate our house in the Civil War era tra...

Jennie Wade House Museum
548 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4100
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DEC26

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Artwork from members will fill the gallery. Paintings, 3-D crafts and jewelry will be featured along with ornaments, scarves and hats and handmade jewelry. The Hanover Area...

Art Downtown
32 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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DEC26

National Wreath Project

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Please join us for the Annual SGT MAC FOUNDATION’s National Wreath Project. We will meet at the Giant Food Store in Gettysburg at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 30...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1728
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DEC26

Open Mic at Miscreation Brewing Company

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Open Mic comes to the Hanover Square! Join us every other Wednesday at Miscreation for Open Mic. Play your favorite tunes in the brewery, and when the weather gets nice, play ...

Miscreation Brewing Company
6 Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-698-3666
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DEC26

Open Mic Night - All Acts Welcome

Wednesday, December 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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DEC26

An Eisenhower Christmas

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Experience President Dwight “Ike” and Mamie Eisenhower’s holiday decorations in their home near Gettysburg. Tickets and shuttle bus to the site are required....

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114
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DEC27

Christmas at the Jennie Wade House

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Join us to help celebrate the wonderful holiday season at the historic Jennie Wade House. Enjoy a step back in time as we decorate our house in the Civil War era tra...

Jennie Wade House Museum
548 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4100
More details

DEC27

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Artwork from members will fill the gallery. Paintings, 3-D crafts and jewelry will be featured along with ornaments, scarves and hats and handmade jewelry. The Hanover Area...

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

DEC27

National Wreath Project

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Please join us for the Annual SGT MAC FOUNDATION’s National Wreath Project. We will meet at the Giant Food Store in Gettysburg at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 30...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1728
More details

DEC27

An Eisenhower Christmas

Friday, December 28, 2018

Experience President Dwight “Ike” and Mamie Eisenhower’s holiday decorations in their home near Gettysburg. Tickets and shuttle bus to the site are required....

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114
More details

DEC28

Christmas at the Jennie Wade House

Friday, December 28, 2018

Join us to help celebrate the wonderful holiday season at the historic Jennie Wade House. Enjoy a step back in time as we decorate our house in the Civil War era tra...

Jennie Wade House Museum
548 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4100
More details

DEC28

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Friday, December 28, 2018

Artwork from members will fill the gallery. Paintings, 3-D crafts and jewelry will be featured along with ornaments, scarves and hats and handmade jewelry. The Hanover Area...

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

DEC28

National Wreath Project

Friday, December 28, 2018

Please join us for the Annual SGT MAC FOUNDATION’s National Wreath Project. We will meet at the Giant Food Store in Gettysburg at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 30...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1728
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DEC28

Neil & Shannon at the GO Too

Friday, December 28, 2018

Local favorites Neil & Shannon play at our upstairs bar at Garryowen Irish Pub. Join us for this acoustic, melodic duo covering classic rock and pop favorites, and so much...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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DEC28

An Eisenhower Christmas

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Experience President Dwight “Ike” and Mamie Eisenhower’s holiday decorations in their home near Gettysburg. Tickets and shuttle bus to the site are required....

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114
More details

DEC29

Christmas at the Jennie Wade House

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Join us to help celebrate the wonderful holiday season at the historic Jennie Wade House. Enjoy a step back in time as we decorate our house in the Civil War era tra...

Jennie Wade House Museum
548 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4100
More details

DEC29

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Artwork from members will fill the gallery. Paintings, 3-D crafts and jewelry will be featured along with ornaments, scarves and hats and handmade jewelry. The Hanover Area...

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

DEC29

National Wreath Project

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Please join us for the Annual SGT MAC FOUNDATION’s National Wreath Project. We will meet at the Giant Food Store in Gettysburg at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 30...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1728
More details

DEC29

Salt Hill at the Garryowen Irish Pub!

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Salt Hill is a Folk Rock band based out of Lancaster, PA. Playing a high-energy mix of Folk and Alt. Indie with a heavy Pogues-esque Celtic Rock base, they're sure to ente...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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DEC29

Scary Ghost Stories and Tales of Glories

Saturday, December 29, 2018

On Christmas Eve 1863, the Mother of Jennie Wade, Mary, was still coping with the death of her 20-year-old daughter.  Tonight the spirit of Mary Wade has returned to h...

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours
548 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
7173346296
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DEC29

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