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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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Holiday Donation Collection Site

Monday, November 12, 2018

The Gettysburg Heritage Center will sever as a donation collection site for several non-profits in the area. The GHC has partnered with several groups to help create awar...

Gettysburg Heritage Center
297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6245
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NOV12

Introduction to Digital Photography

Monday, November 12, 2018

Learn to use your camera like a pro! Take great photos, download them to your computer, manipulate them with your camera’s software, and create professional-quality prin...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV12

Lincoln Walking Tour

Monday, November 12, 2018

Experience President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg by walking where he walked and seeing what he saw. Learn about the planning of the Soldiers' National Cemetery an...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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NOV12

Monday Lunch Cooking Class Series

Monday, November 12, 2018

Learn how to create delicious lunches during this fun cooking class series with Anna Robison. Every monday, you'll learn how to make a different tasty lunch. Schedule: ...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV12

Seldom Seen Tour

Monday, November 12, 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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NOV12

Trivia Night at The Pike

Monday, November 12, 2018

Come out to trivia night at The Pike Restaurant & Tap House. We'll be dishing out random trivia questions to challenge your mind in our Sports Bar. Servers will b...

The Pike Restaurant
985 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-9227
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NOV12

Veteran's Day Celebration at HACC's Gettysburg Campus

Monday, November 12, 2018

Join us to celebrate the veterans of the past and present by participating in the honor guard flag ceremony and tree dedication. Flag ceremony and tree dedication begin at 11 ...

HACC Gettysburg Campus, The HUB
731 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-3536
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NOV12

Bingo Night at Miscreation Brewing Company

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Tuesday is bingo night at Miscreation! It's FREE to play so bring your friends! Join us every Tuesday to have a great time and win prizes. All prizes are donated...

Miscreation Brewing Company
6 Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-698-3666
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NOV13

Holiday Donation Collection Site

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The Gettysburg Heritage Center will sever as a donation collection site for several non-profits in the area. The GHC has partnered with several groups to help create awar...

Gettysburg Heritage Center
297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6245
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NOV13

How to Make Gingerbread Critters

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Create designs and work with dough to bring a three-dimensional gingerbread critter to life. Make one dough critter to take home, and enjoy freshly baked critters to eat after...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV13

Lincoln Walking Tour

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Experience President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg by walking where he walked and seeing what he saw. Learn about the planning of the Soldiers' National Cemetery an...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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NOV13

Plates, Platters & Transfers on Clay

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

You’ll hand-build plates and platters from stoneware clay to create functional art for your home and apply photo transfers of choice onto your clay creations. Use a...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV13

Seldom Seen Tour

Tuesday, November 13, 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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NOV13

Holiday Donation Collection Site

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The Gettysburg Heritage Center will sever as a donation collection site for several non-profits in the area. The GHC has partnered with several groups to help create awar...

Gettysburg Heritage Center
297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6245
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NOV14

Jessica Lang Dance

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

New York-based Jessica Lang Dance is dedicated to creating and performing the work of Jessica Lang (a former dancer with Twyla Tharp) who was hailed as "a master of visua...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, Ad 17325
717-337-8200
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NOV14

Let’s Do Dessert

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Discover new ideas for delicious, simple desserts perfect for parties or family gatherings. You’ll make individual portions to facilitate easy, hands-free servings ...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV14

Life Story Course

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The course focus is how our stories shape our identities and our views about life. Each class invites you to review stories from a different life period and encourages mind-fu...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV14

Lincoln Walking Tour

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Experience President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg by walking where he walked and seeing what he saw. Learn about the planning of the Soldiers' National Cemetery an...

Walking tour
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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NOV14

Open Mic at Miscreation Brewing Company

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Open Mic comes to the Hanover Square! Join us every other Wednesday at Miscreation for Open Mic. Play your favorite tunes in the brewery, and when the weather gets nice, play ...

Miscreation Brewing Company
6 Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-698-3666
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NOV14

Open Mic Night - All Acts Welcome

Wednesday, November 14, 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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