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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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Bo Hek at the GO Too!

Friday, July 20, 2018

A local blues artist, Bo Hek has seen his fair share of stages in the Gettysburg area. Come on out of the heat and relax with a nice pint in hand! There will be plenty of orig...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
7173372719
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Children of the Battlefield

Friday, July 20, 2018

Continuing our 10th Season of revival productions, we are proud to produce this original play written by GCT alum Katie Pellegrino featuring Civil War Era music and stories ba...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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Entertainment in the Beer Garden with Betsy Barnicle

Friday, July 20, 2018

Stop in the beer garden for a drink or on the patio while you listen to cheerful music by Betsy Barnicle. May 26, 27 - 5pm-8pm June 8, 9, 22, 23 - 5pm-8pm July 5, 6, 7, 2...

Farnsworth House Inn
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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Exploring Eisenhower

Friday, July 20, 2018

Explore the life and career of this extraordinary soldier/statesman during a 30-minute walk or talk.  Daily programs are: 11:00 a.m.: Eisenhower’s Military Caree...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike. Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114 x4411
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Free Dobbin House Tours

Friday, July 20, 2018

Enjoy a FREE, guided, hour-plus tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, the Dobbin House. This popular and highly-rated presentation highlights the house b...

Dobbin House Tavern
89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2100
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George Spangler Farm Civil War Field Hospital: 150th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment

Friday, July 20, 2018

The 150th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment Field Hospital encampment will be onsite to help you discover the stories of the soldiers, surgeons and civilians of Gettysb...

Gettysburg Foundation
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
877-874-2478
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Hallowed Ground Militaria & Historic Arms Show

Friday, July 20, 2018

This new quarter-annual show features approximately 75 tables of quality military antiques and historic firearms, ranging from the American Revolution through the Vietnam War....

Gettysburg Fire Department
35 North Stratton Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-677-2383
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Hauser After Hours

Friday, July 20, 2018

Hauser After Hours is a party you do not want to miss.  Every weekend, we throw a bash after our normal business hours to celebrate our rolling hills, breathtaking views ...

Hauser Estate Winery
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Junior Secret Service

Friday, July 20, 2018

When you visit Eisenhower National Historic Site, (And now even while in front of your computer at home!), you can discover what it was like to be a Secret Service agent ...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike. Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114 x4411
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Live Local Music

Friday, July 20, 2018

Join us for some live local music! All concerts are free and open to the public. Wine, hard cider and light fare will be available for purchase. Must be 21+ to drink...

Reid's Winery Tasting Room and Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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Live Music with Glenn Korzin and Wood-Fired Oven Pizza

Friday, July 20, 2018

** PLEASE NOTE:  Acoustic Generations will NO LONGER be playing tonight, due to scheduling issues ** Wine and dine with some great musicians! Enjoy a glass of wine or ...

Boyer Cellars
Boyer Cellars, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Nick Andrew Staver Trio

Friday, July 20, 2018

Nick Andrew Staver trio performs at the Battlefield Brew Works/Spirits of Gettysburg Distillery barn. Enjoy a night of wonderful music and some great beer! ?Nick Andre...

Battlefield Brew Works
248 Hunterstown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Friday, July 20, 2018

The notes of Taps will fill the air in Gettysburg every evening this summer as the famous 24-note call is sounded in honor of those who have served our nation. The Lincoln Fel...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Tavern Tour

Friday, July 20, 2018

Stroll with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian to the sites of some of Gettysburg's most historic taverns and hear unusual but true stories that took place at these lege...

walking tour
Gettysburg Hotel Courtyard, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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Wine Dinner Featuring Adams County Winery

Friday, July 20, 2018

Join us in Sweney's Tavern along with Adams County Winery for some of our chef’s specialties as well as some local wine favorites. Must be 21 and over. ID required. ...

Sweney's Tavern
401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8838
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18th Annual Adams County Irish Festival at Gettysburg

Saturday, July 21, 2018

The 18th Annual Adams County Irish Festival at Gettysburg will be held rain or shine at Moose Park in Straban Township about 3½ miles east of Gettysburg. The festival o...

Moose Park of Gettysburg
100 Moose Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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America the Beautiful

Saturday, July 21, 2018

A musical tribute for the whole family! Heartfelt patriotic, Americana, and other popular music performed by local talent.   July 7th, 13th, 14th, 21st at 8:00pm ...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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Children of the Battlefield

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Continuing our 10th Season of revival productions, we are proud to produce this original play written by GCT alum Katie Pellegrino featuring Civil War Era music and stories ba...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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Civil War Living History Weekends on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Gettysburg National Military Park’s popular living history and firing demonstrations every weekend throughout the spring, summer, and fall. Confederate and Union living ...

Various Locations
Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Civil War Tour

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Discover a unique perspective of the Battle of Gettysburg from the Sisters who lived in Emmitsburg, Maryland at the time. On this specialized tour, our guide will tell yo...

The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, MD 21727
301-447-6606
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