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Annual Gettysburg Area Holiday House Tour & Tasting

Saturday, December 10, 2011

Holiday Event

Inns of the Gettysburg Area and the Adams County Winery present the Annual Gettysburg Area Holiday House Tour & Tasting. This year you will visit 12 properties including 6 area inns and 3 private homes and several area businesses decorated in their holiday style. The tour takes you  through the western part of Adams County making stops in the small historic towns of McKnightstown, Cashtown, Orrtanna, and Fairfield. 

As part of this special tour, each property will serve one or more of its favorite recipes for you to sample.  Each savory or sweet treat has been chosen for you from the Inns of the Gettysburg Area Cookbook.  Adams County Winery is providing an assortment of its featured wines, which have been specifically paired with each food sample. 

Tour ticket proceeds will be donated to SCCAP to help support their efforts. The South Central Community Action Programs, Inc. provide services to over 26,000 individuals  in Adams and Franklin Counties. SCCAP offers 26 different programs/services including Weatherization, Women, Infants and Children (WIC), Supported Work Program, Utility Assistance, Emergency Food Pantries, Adams County Shelter for the Homeless,  MLK Career Aide Scholarships, and Family Development Services.
Tour tickets are $10 in advance or $12 on the day of the tour. If you stay at the inns listed below during the house tour, you will receive complimentary tickets for two.  To order tickets please contact the James Gettys Hotel at 717-337-1334.

The following is a list of properties on the tour:

James Gettys Hotel - 27 Chambersburg Street Gettysburg 717-337-1334 

The Inn at Herr Ridge - 900 Chambersburg Rd. Gettysburg 717-334-4332   

Valentine Flohr House  (private home) - 616 Flohrs Church Road, Biglerville. Park in the Flohrs Church parking lot - home across the street)

Middlekauff Manor - 530 Flohrs Church Road Located behind Flohrs Church—park there or walk from church.

Historic Round Barn - 298 Cashtown Road Biglerville 717-334-1984 

Adams County Winery - 251 Peach Tree Road, Orrtanna, 717-334-4631
Hickory Bridge Farm - 96 Hickory Bridge Road, Orrtanna  717-642-5261 

Fairfield Inn 1757 - 15 Main Street Fairfield 717-642-5410 

James Wilson House  (private home) - 117 West Main Street Fairfield

Willow Pond Farm - 145 Tract Road Fairfield 717-642-6387 

Battlefield Bed & Breakfast2264 Emmitsburg Rd. Gettysburg 717-334-8804  

Baladerry Inn
40 Hospital Rd Gettysburg 717-337-1342  

**In addition to the house tour, there are several businesses offering special holiday shopping opportunities:

McKesson House Pottery - 3245 Fairfield Rd  Gettysburg, PA 17325 717-642-8013. 
Show your ticket on the day of the tour, and 15% of your purchase will be donated to SCCAP.

Lord Nelson’s Gallery - 27-1/2 Chambersburg St. Gettysburg, PA 17325 717-334-7950  Artist Dean Morrissey will be in the gallery during the tour to sign his new children’s book, The Wizard Mouse. $1 from the sale of each book will go to SCCAP.

Pages of the Past - 10 York St. Gettysburg, PA 17325 717-334-0572 Show your tour ticket on the day of the tour to receive 10% off your purchase.  Also, $1 will be donated to SCCAP for every tour ticket shown.

Willow Pond Farm - 145 Tract Rd. Fairfield, PA 17320 (717) 642-6387 Ticket-holders will receive 15% off purchases made on the day of the tour.
Guests of any of the following Inns will receive tickets for free:


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