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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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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Since its first presentation in 1987, this production of A Christmas Carol has been celebrated by thousands of theatergoers and had become a favorite holiday tradition for you...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
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DEC19

An Eisenhower Christmas

Wednesday, December 19, 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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DEC19

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Voting

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Join us for this magical Christmas tree decorating contest tradition. Join Christmas Tree Hill and The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg in this fun community event! Stop...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC19

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Wednesday, December 19, 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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DEC19

National Wreath Project

Wednesday, December 19, 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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DEC19

Open Mic Night - All Acts Welcome

Wednesday, December 19, 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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DEC19

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Since its first presentation in 1987, this production of A Christmas Carol has been celebrated by thousands of theatergoers and had become a favorite holiday tradition for you...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
More details

DEC20

An Eisenhower Christmas

Thursday, December 20, 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

DEC20

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Voting

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Join us for this magical Christmas tree decorating contest tradition. Join Christmas Tree Hill and The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg in this fun community event! Stop...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
More details

DEC20

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Thursday, December 20, 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

DEC20

National Wreath Project

Thursday, December 20, 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

DEC20

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Friday, December 21, 2018

Since its first presentation in 1987, this production of A Christmas Carol has been celebrated by thousands of theatergoers and had become a favorite holiday tradition for you...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
More details

DEC21

An Eisenhower Christmas

Friday, December 21, 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

DEC21

Christmas at the Jennie Wade House

Friday, December 21, 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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DEC21

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Voting

Friday, December 21, 2018

Join us for this magical Christmas tree decorating contest tradition. Join Christmas Tree Hill and The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg in this fun community event! Stop...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC21

Free Carriage Rides!

Friday, December 21, 2018

Enjoy the enchanting twinkle of thousands of lights and the cheerful sound of jingle bells and hooves as you ride in a beautiful carriage down magical Main Street at The ...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC21

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Friday, December 21, 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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DEC21

Live Music with Glenn Korzin

Friday, December 21, 2018

Enjoy live, acoustic music from Glenn Korzin. He will perform acoustic covers, take requests and throw in the occasional original song. Drop by, have a glass,...

Boyer Cellars
Boyer Cellars, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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DEC21

McKenna's Ghost at the Go Too!

Friday, December 21, 2018

DEBUT GARRYOWEN SHOW! We welcome for the first time McKenna's Ghost to the Garryowen Irish Pub! We don't have much to say other than what other folks already have. ...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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DEC21

Mystery & Illusion Show at Best Western Gettysburg

Friday, December 21, 2018

Stop by for a magic show! Watch Magician, Michael Cantori perform parlor magic and mystery shows at the Best Western Gettysburg Friday nights. Highly-skilled, personable and u...

Best Western Gettysburg
301 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1188
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