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Foodies

Discover the culinary side of Gettysburg. From our ethnic and period restaurants to our farm markets, from our beer and wine events to our apple themed festival, you will quickly discover how delicious a visit to Gettysburg can be. And you thought we were just history!

Many of our visitors have been coming for years. They came for the Civil War History but discovered what the locals love just as much - our food! Some like to take it all in at once on the new Savor Gettysburg Food Tour. Others like to create their own tastings at our many restaurants, wineries, sweet shops and events. Don't forget to also check out the many orchards and farm markets throughout the area - - we are No. 1 for apples in Pa, so be sure to grab a few for road.

Memorial Day Weekend with a Kick

Memorial Day Weekend with a Kick

Add a flavorful kick to your Memorial Day weekend in Gettysburg with the Gettysburg BBQ Festival! Fill your weekend with a bite of BBQ, some American history and Gettysburg’s Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies.

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Celebrating Fastnacht Day

Celebrating Fastnacht Day

By Jess Clevenger – There are many traditions that I’ve been introduced to since moving to Adams County three years ago, and one that I can most definitely get behind is Fastnacht Day. Fastnacht Day, which translates to ‘fast night’ or ‘night before the fast,’ is celebrated the day before Ash Wednesday, and is big … Continue reading Celebrating Fastnacht Day

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Rhubarb Pudding Cake

Rhubarb Pudding Cake

We are lucky in Adams County, Pa., to be surrounded by farmland that produces such a variety of crops – both large and small. We may be the largest apple producing county in Pennsylvania, but our growers provide us with many small-batch crops as well – like rhubarb. Visit any of Adams County’s farmers’ markets … Continue reading Rhubarb Pudding Cake

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