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Things to do in Adams County

Getting away to Gettysburg? Want to add something fun - take a short drive to one of the many small towns with big offerings. Love farm markets and crafts - head out to Apple Country and spend the day, or the weekend, at our overflowing markets and orchards. Wine tasting anyone - then head to our countryside and enjoy the flavors - and the scenic sights. Antique hunting - don't miss New Oxford or East Berlin. Be sure to take your time - wander through a covered bridge, have a picnic in the vineyard, or just take a country drive - just be sure to enjoy your stay.

Things to do in Adams County
This upscale limited service hotel offers free high-speed internet, guest laundry, fitness center, express start breakfast & 24-hour guest service.
Hanover, PA
Enjoy our Civil War Farm, located on 65 acres just 5 miles from the Gettysburg National Military Park. There are 2 beautifully decorated facilities.
Littlestown, PA
A free, self-guided tour takes of a small town, just 20-minutes east of Gettysburg. Allow approximately 60-minutes to complete the tour.
Gettysburg, PA
The Chamber advances, promotes, attracts, stimulates, rehabilitates and revitalizes New Oxford, Pennsylvania.
New Oxford, PA
View a collection of vintage racecars, artifacts, research library of rare books, and sport of auto racing documents & photos, plus a gift shop.
York Springs, PA
From the freshest fruits and produce to flowers, herbs, vineyards, and more, our markets bring the best of Adams County to three convenient locations
Gettysburg, PA
Circa 1797, 7 suites welcome you to an Inn where historians claim more Confederates passed through the front door than any other north of Richmond.
Cashtown, PA
Since 1950, Totem Pole Playhouse has provided professional summer theatre with high quality artists and a wide variety of theatrical programming.
Fayetteville, PA
Discover over 100 professional dealers in 300,000 square feet of display space. Just 10 miles east of Gettysburg on Route 30.
New Oxford, PA
Enjoy the Annual National Apple Harvest Festival at the South Mountain Fairgrounds. Join the fun the first 2 full weekends of Oct. rain or shine.
Biglerville, PA
The Historic Round Barn and Round Barn Farm Market is owned and operated by Knouse Fruitlands, Inc. The barn is just 8 miles west of Gettysburg.
Biglerville, PA
The 1863 Gettysburg Civilians: Hear their stories! Experience their drama! Knowledgeable, period-attired guides bring Gettysburg's history alive.
Gettysburg, PA
Penn National Golf Course Community is a 1,400 planned recreational community nestled at the foothills of South Mountain.
Fayetteville, PA
Expansive views & wonderful wines made in our production cellar. Daily tastings. 8 miles west of Gettysburg off Rte 30, 1 mile North, look for signs.
Biglerville, PA
The self-guided tour travels east & northeast of Gettysburg to East Cavalry Battlefield, New Oxford & East Berlin, covering 40 miles of Adams County.
Gettysburg, PA
Attractions for the entire family - indoor/outdoor electric go-karts, laser tag, miniature golf, indoor play area, rollerball bowling and arcade games
Hanover, PA
Constructed in 1894 by Joseph Smith, this Burr-truss covered bridge is the only covered bridge in Adams County still used for daily traffic.
Fairfield, PA
A 5th generation family-owned business. The only complete wholesale/retail garden center & farm market in Adams County, plus pick-your-own in season.
Biglerville, PA
Hospitality & delicious dinners served in a 190 year-old barn. Family recipes served include American foods favored by the area's German settlers.
Orrtanna, PA
Washington, DC tour by motor coach includes a stop at Arlington National Cemetery. Pick-ups at most Gettysburg accommodations.
Gettysburg, PA
Eight miles west of Gettysburg on Route 30, discover Gettysburg's first winery. Free tastings daily in a 130 year-old bank barn.
Orrtanna, PA
Visit our 10,000 sq. ft. fireworks superstore! Pennsylvania's largest selection of fireworks under one roof! Nine miles south of Gettysburg.
Gettysburg, PA
Located in the quiet town of Blue Ridge Summet, PA is this beautifully restored springhouse. The Inn is very unique, as guests rent the entire house!
Blue Ridge Summit, PA
Built in 1743, the house was located along Mason & Dixon's survey line with half in PA & half in MD. Today, we offer 4 rooms, 3 in MD & 1 in PA.
Gettysburg, PA
A 3rd generation, family farm & market with fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods, & fruit gift baskets; educational orchard tours for groups.
Biglerville, PA
Office machines and furniture for all of your business needs.
New Oxford, PA
Inn, Estate & Full Spa on 30 acres of gardens, ponds, pasture, woods & waterfalls with 5 gracious Guest Quarters just minutes from Lincoln Square.
Gettysburg, PA
Explore Adams County along this special trail including 2 of the area's newest wineries, 2 nurseries and 6 farm markets.
Orrtanna, PA
Just 5 minutes from Lincoln Square, our 3-bedroom home offers peace, quiet and privacy for 2 to 8 people with all the comforts of home.
Gettysburg, PA
Local family owned builder with communities in both York and Adams Counties specializing in building new homes for all lifestyles.
Hanover, PA
Built at the turn of the 20th Century, discover old-world charm with modern day comforts. The home has been in the Martin family for 82 years.
Fairfield, PA
Trone Outdoor Advertising brings your business message to the consumer with outdoor billboard advertising.
Hanover, PA
On business or pleasure, the Whites cordially invite you to stay at The Beechmont, a place with all the comforts of home and none of the demands.
Hanover, PA
This brick encased log house is the second oldest building in New Oxford. Features private baths, sitting areas, fireplaces and central air.
New Oxford, PA
1840 four-bedroom farmhouse and cozy country cottage nestled in the middle of 83-acres of rolling Pennsylvania countryside.
East Berlin, PA
Just because you are on vacation doesn't mean you stop being healthy. Download this booklet of scenic healthy walks.
Gettysburg, PA
Shop the Market 7 am to 12 noon every Saturday morning from April to October on Lincoln Square.
Gettysburg, PA
Two guided driving tours offering a look into the African American history of Gettysburg and Adams County. Reservations required.
Gettysburg, PA
Nowhere will you find more authentic German merchandise than at The Christmas Haus. Only 7 miles east of Gettysburg on Route 30. Open 7 days a week.
New Oxford, PA
Liberty Resort is a resort for all seasons!
Carroll Valley, PA
Located in Fairfield, minutes from downtown Gettysburg & Ski Liberty, The Corner Brick combines a taste of past elegance with today's comforts.
Fairfield, PA
See over 10,000 elephants. Home to one of the most unique gift shops with plush room, Pez & magnet room, & the largest candy display in the territory!
Orrtanna, PA
10 miles of trails featuring woodlands, mountain streams, ponds, & a restored mineral quarry. Trails open daily; trail maps & birding lists at kiosks.
Fairfield, PA
Located off Pumping Station Road, this bridge was used by both Union and Confederate Troops, visitors today can walk across the lattice bridge.
Gettysburg, PA
We proudly serve regional airports to transport you to Gettysburg. Diana's Limousines is a proud member of the National Limousine Association.
Littlestown, PA
Since opening in 1993, a favorite choice for local & visiting golfers offering an outstanding challenge with two distinctly different nines.
Littlestown, PA
For nearly 200 years, the Cashtown Inn has greeted hungry travelers. Today's menu features traditional foods prepared in an eclectic fashion.
Cashtown, PA
1897 Victorian mansion of 6 rooms & suites personally decorated with Victorian and antique furnishings. Full breakfast & afternoon tea.
East Berlin, PA
A farm adventure waiting just for you - themed corn mazes with in-maze games, pick-your-own pumpkin field, hayrides, a zip line, corn box, and more!
Aspers, PA
The self-guided tour takes you through Adams County's historic interests, natural beauty & rolling orchards covering over 36 miles around Gettysburg.
Gettysburg, PA
Allenberry, a 57-acre Country Estate with professional theatre along the famous "Yellow Breeches," features lodging, restaurants, swimming and tennis.
Boiling Springs, PA
This quiet, genteel Bed and Breakfast is the best of beautiful surroundings, gracious hospitality, and exceptional service.
Gettysburg, PA
Third & 4th generation family farm with seasonal, on-farm market featuring many kinds of tree fruit, vegetables, melons, berries, & fall ornamentals.
Arendtsville, PA
Located on the Confederate Retreat from Gettysburg, July 4, 1863, food, spirits & lodging.
Fairfield, PA
Beautiful fruit farm & guest house attached just 15 minutes from Gettysburg. Enjoy picking fresh fruit, fishing in our pond, or gathering fresh eggs.
Biglerville, PA
Hickory Bridge Farm is a wonderful place to enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of the country in our lovely bed and breakfast.
Orrtanna, PA
Events
Midnight Adventure in the Orphanage
Orphanage Tour
Time: 10:45pm
Ghosts/Paranormal Event
Wednesday's Farm Fresh Market
at Gettysburg Heritage Center
Time: 2:00pm-6:00pm
Friday's Farm Fresh Market
at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
Time: 9:30am-2:30pm
Thirsty Thursday
Presented by:
Hauser Estate Winery
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Musical Event
Hauser After Hours
Presented by:
Hauser Estate Winery
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Musical Event
Pink Journey of Lights
An Awareness and Fundraising Event in Adams County
Presented by:

Fundraiser Event
History's Mysteries Town Carriage Tour
Time: Wednesday-Saturday beginnig at 5:00pm
Special Tour Event
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
Adult Musical Comedy
Time: See description for details
Theater Event
Candy and Wine Pairing
Time: See description for details
Wine Event
Gettysburg Blue-Gray Half Marathon & 5K
Presented by:

Community Health Event
Red Hat Luncheon
Featuring General & Mrs. Ulysses S. Grant
Culinary Event
Zumba, Sangria, & Skinny Jeans
The last Tuesday of every month!
Presented by:
Hauser Estate Winery
Time: 6:30pm-9:00pm
Women's Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Kayla Kroh & Drummer
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Dan & Ali
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Pale Barn Ghosts
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Windsbacher Knabenchor presented by Music, Gettysburg!
One of Germany's most honored boys' choirs on its North American tour.
Presented by:

Time: 7:30pm
Musical Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Across the Pond
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg
Here the stories and relieve the moments.
Time: 10:00am-4:00pm
Special Tour Event
54th Annual Gift Festival & Oriental Rug Event
A Ten Thousand Villages Event
Presented by:

Time: See Listing for details
Gift Show Event
Fall Tea Time
Benefits "Pedals for Progress"
Time: See description for details
Fundraiser Event
Local Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring the Steve Morrison Duo
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Adams County 4-H Benefit Auction
Presented by:

Time: 5:00pm
Fundraiser Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Rhyne McCormick
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Nickelodeon's BLUE'S CLUE'S LIVE!
Blue's Birthday Party
Time: See description for details
Theater Event
Fly Tying Clinic
Time: 10:00am-3:00pm
Outdoors Event
Hosting Live Local Muscians
Featuring Pale Barn Ghosts
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Winter Fitness Hiking
Time: 2:00pm
Outdoors Event
Open For Lunch
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
Culinary Event
Women's Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Pale Barn Ghosts
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Job Fair
Time: See Listing for Details
Business Event
Local Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Doug Alan Wilcox
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Aaron Gaul
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Home Wine Making Class
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Wine Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Road Toads
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Twisted Turkey Trail Tussle
Time: 8:00am-1:00pm
Outdoors Event
Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Dan & Ali
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Don Chapman & Lisa LIm
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Chamberlain at Gettysburg
Sponsored by the Inn of the Gettysburg Area
Time: 10:00am-3:00pm
Special Tour Event
Holiday Food and Wine Pairing Dinner
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm
Wine Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Strung Tight
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Zumba, Sangria, & Skinny Jeans
The last Tuesday of every month!
Presented by:
Hauser Estate Winery
Time: 6:30pm-9:00pm
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Blackhand
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Festival Choral Vespers for Advent presented by Music, Gettysburg!
Kicking off the holiday season with candlelight, prayer, hymns, and some of the most sublime choral music of the last 4 centuries.
Presented by:

Time: 7:30pm
Musical Event
Open For Lunch
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
Culinary Event
Local Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Ben Wenk
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Holiday Open House
Time: 4:00pm-7:00pm
Holiday Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Rhyne McCormick
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring LeBlanc & Kissinger
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Saint Nicholas Day
Time: 9:00am-Noon
Family Fun Event
Craft Workshop - Holiday Greens Wreath
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Art Event
Women's Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Kayla Kroh & Drummer
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Local Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Doug Alan Wilcox
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Across the Pond
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Pale Barn Ghosts
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Christmas Offering presented by Music, Gettysburg!
The annual holiday sampler, featuring "On Christmas Night," with Wayne Hill, Ed Stanley, the Gettysburg Children's Choir, and Bel Voce, led by Teresa Bowers.
Presented by:

Time: 7:00pm
Musical Event
Women's Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Teresa Paul
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Local Singer Songwriter Night
Featuring Philadelphia Avenue
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Concert Event
Hosting Live Local Musicians
Featuring Strung Tight
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Concert Event
Zumba, Sangria, & Skinny Jeans
The last Tuesday of every month!
Presented by:
Hauser Estate Winery
Time: 6:30pm-9:00pm
Live Piano Music
Featuring Ed Bower
Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
Musical Event
Souper Sundays at Adams County Winery
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: Sundays 1:00pm-4:00pm
Wine Event
College Days and Nights at Liberty Mountain
Time: Wednesdays
College Event
Winter Trails Snowshoe Demo Day
Time: 10:00am-2:00pm
Outdoors Event
Hibrewnation Festival of Beer
Presented by:

Time: Noon-6:00pm
Festival Event
Bridal Show Spectacular
Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Special Exhibit Event
Burns Night presented by Music, Gettysburg!
Scottish music and poetry to celebrate the birthday of Robert Burns, ending with conversation and conviviality over tea and shortcake, with Cormorant's Fancy.
Presented by:

Time: 7:30pm
Musical Event
Wine Cork Tray Craft Workshop
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Art Event
10th Annual Ryan Lichtenberg Memorial Rail Jam
Time: 8:30am-4:00pm
Sports Event
Gettysburg Rocks
Presented by:

Concert Event
Chowderfest 2015
Time: 11:00am-3:00pm
Culinary Event
Felix Hell, organist presented by Music, Gettysburg!
We've been counting the days since last year - the mighty Andover will sing and dance!
Presented by:

Time: 4:00pm
Musical Event
8th Annual A Women's Purse Live & Silent Auction
Time: 5:30pm-10:00pm
Fundraiser Event
Home Wine Making Class
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Wine Event
Jeff Fahnestock, tenor, and James Hontz, guitar presented by Music, Gettysburg!
Two of Sunderman Conservatory's most honored faculty members climb the Hill for a magnificent evening
Presented by:

Time: 4:00pm
Musical Event
Wine and Cheese Sundays
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Culinary Event
The Metta Ensemble presented by Music, Gettysburg!
Works by Copland and Dvorak highlight this new area favorite
Presented by:

Time: 4:00pm
Musical Event
Easter Candy and Wine Pairing
Presented by:
Adams County Winery
Time: 1:00 - 2:00pm
Wine Event
Gettysburg College Choir presented by Music, Gettysburg!
The College Choir repeats the homecoming concert from its Nicaraguan tour as a benefit for Project Gettysburg-Leon.
Presented by:

Time: 4:00pm
Musical Event
Wayne Hill And Friends presented by Music, Gettysburg!
Some of the area's favorite performers celebrate Easter in style!
Presented by:

Time: 4:00pm
Musical Event
Boston Shawm and Sackbut Ensemble with Schola Cantorum presented by Music, Gettysburg!
Party like it's 1500 as the world's finest Renaissance band returns to Gettysburg.
Presented by:

Time: 4:00pm
Musical Event
Gettysburg Chamber Orchestra presented by Music, Gettysburg!
A Mother's Day tradition, this year featuring soprano Margaret Folkemer, with arias by Handel and Mozart.
Presented by:

Time: 4:00pm
Musical Event
Mother's Day Celebration
Time: Noon-5:00pm
Family Fun Event
Pennsylvania Lavender Festival
at Willow Pond Farm
Presented by:
Willow Pond Farm
Time: Fri & Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 10am-5pm
Agricultural Event
Celebrate Fathers
Time: Noon-5:00pm
Family Fun Event
152nd Gettysburg Anniversary Civil War Battle Reenactment
Time: Gates open at 8:30am
Living History Event
2nd Annual Gettysburg Brew Fest
Time: 4:00pm-8:00pm
Festival Event
Gettysburg Brew Fest
Time: 4:30pm-8:00pm
Festival Event
153rd Gettysburg Anniversary Civil War Battle Reenactment
Time: Gates open at 8:30am
Living History Event
Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies
Sponsored by the Union Veterans of the Civil War
Presented by:

Parade Event
154th Gettysburg Anniversary Civil War Battle Reenactment
Time: Gates open at 8:30am
Living History Event
Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies
Sponsored by the Union Veterans of the Civil War
Presented by:

Parade Event
Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies
Sponsored by the Union Veterans of the Civil War
Presented by:

Parade Event
Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies
Sponsored by the Union Veterans of the Civil War
Presented by:

Parade Event
Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies
Sponsored by the Union Veterans of the Civil War
Presented by:

Parade Event
Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies
Sponsored by the Union Veterans of the Civil War
Presented by:

Parade Event
Packages/Specials
$49 Thursdays!
Learn to Ski or Snowboard Packages for everyone ages 8 and up
Thursday, January 08, 2015 until Thursday, January 29, 2015
College Days and Nights!
Wednesday, January 07, 2015 until Wednesday, March 25, 2015