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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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Music in the Valley

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Join us for live music overlooking the beautiful Buchanan Valley.  All shows are free and open to the public. Wine, hard cider and lite fare will be available f...

Reid's Home Winery
2135 Buchanan Valley Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-677-7047
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Mystery Tour/Untold Tales

Sunday, September 30, 2018

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

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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SEP30

Open Mic with Frank and Bob

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Join us for an Open Mic and Jam Session hosted by Frank Davis and Bobby Flurie. Bring an instrument and showcase your talent. Beginners are also welcome. Admission is fre...

Reid's Winery Tasting Room and Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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SEP30

Pippinfest

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Get ready for Fairfield's annual Pippinfest! Head to Fairfield, Pa., to enjoy arts and crafts exhibitors, music, food, a kids' area, quilt show, drive-in car show, sel...

Fairfield, Pa.
Main Street, Fairfield, PA 17320
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SEP30

Seldom Seen Tour

Sunday, September 30, 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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SEP30

Sunday Sounds on the Patio

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Every Sunday, on our patio, we are going to relax!  Music, wine, Jack’s Hard Cider, beer, food. Stop working around the house and come drink in the view. Check ...

Hauser Estate Winery
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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SEP30

U-Pick Apples - 8 Different Varieties!

Sunday, September 30, 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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SEP30

20th Anniversary Wine Release

Monday, October 1, 2018

One of our past wines will be returning to celebrate John and Katherine’s 20 years as owners of Adams County Winery. Toast with us to many more years!

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631
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OCT1

Brown Bag Session Series

Monday, October 1, 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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OCT1

Horse-drawn Carriage Ride through Town

Monday, October 1, 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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OCT1

Month of Lunches -Taste of America

Monday, October 1, 2018

Join us again this October for the new Taste of America series! All meals prepped by Chef Subarna and fine wine specialist, Nikki Biggus. Meals are served by the ACAC staff. H...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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OCT1

Seldom Seen Tour

Monday, October 1, 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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OCT1

Trivia Night

Monday, October 1, 2018

Random Trivia Questions to challenge your mind. Trivia to be held in our Sports Bar from 7:00pm-8:30pm. Servers available for those also dining. Prizes for top 3 winning teams.

The Pike Restaurant
985 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-9227
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OCT1

U-Pick Apples - 8 Different Varieties!

Monday, October 1, 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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OCT1

Beginner Stained Glass Classes

Tuesday, October 2, 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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OCT2

Seldom Seen Tour

Tuesday, October 2, 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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OCT2

U-Pick Apples - 8 Different Varieties!

Tuesday, October 2, 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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OCT2

Brown Bag Session Series

Wednesday, October 3, 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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OCT3

Farnsworth House Paint Along Series

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Join us for one of our paint along classes. Painting classes take roughly two hours to complete, so please arrive no later than 6:15pm so you have time to settle in and o...

Historic Farnsworth House Inn
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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OCT3

Lincoln Lyceum Lecture – 2018 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Laureate Edward Ayers

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Gettysburg College invites you to a lecture by the 2018 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Laureate Edward Ayers. Edward Ayers is Tucker-Boatwright Professor of the Humanities ...

College Union Building, Gettysburg College
300 North Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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