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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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Illusion Show with Michael Cantori

Friday, August 30, 2019

Please join professional illusionist Michael Cantori and his lovely assistant Madame Cynthia for an evening of profound illusions, mental mysteries and the history of cla...

Cantori's Theater of Magic
23 Baltimore Street, Suite 105, Gettysburg, PA 17325
410-961-5903
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Live Music at Greystone Brew House

Friday, August 30, 2019

Join us on the Patio at Greystone Brew House for our Summer Live Music Series! We are a seasonally-driven full-service bar, restaurant and event venue located at Ran...

Greystone Brew House
303 Golf Club Ave, Dillsburg, PA 17019
7175022155
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Motivators: Teachers from the Annual School Student Show

Friday, August 30, 2019

At the beginning of every year, the Hanover Area Arts Guild has our Annual Student Show, where middle and high school students from around the area show us their amazing,...

Hanover Area Arts Guild
32 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Friday, August 30, 2019

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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Seldom Seen Tour

Friday, August 30, 2019

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...

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station
35 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
7172535737
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Smithsonian’s American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith Exhibition at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor

Friday, August 30, 2019

Inspired by the permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith opens to the public July 20, 2019, in the Getty...

Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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Tavern Tour

Friday, August 30, 2019

Balloon rides, murder, tanks, medal of honor....some of Gettysburg's colorful and unusual history happened in taverns. Stroll with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian/...

Gettysburg Hotel Courtyard
Race Horse Alley, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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Wrong Turn at Lungfish

Friday, August 30, 2019

Catch a performance of Wrong Turn at Lungfish by Garry Marshall. Garry Marshall (creator of “Happy Days” and “Pretty Woman”) and Lowell Ganz (writ...

Totem Pole Playhouse
9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222
717-352-2164
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After Hours at Jack's Hard Cider

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Every weekend we throw a bash after our normal business hours at Jack's Hard Cider to celebrate the events of the past week and to look forward to the week ahead. Com...

Jack's Hard Cider
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Cider House LIVE

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Head to Reid's Cider House for live music every Saturday night! Check out the schedule below: August 16th: Jo’Blues - Jo’Blues- a rocking blues ba...

Reid's Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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Civil War Living History Weekends on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Saturday, August 31, 2019

From the roar of artillery to the flash of bayonets, living history demonstrations at Gettysburg National Military Park help bring the past to life. Gettysburg National M...

Various Locations
Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Civil War Tails Anniversary Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Join us on Labor Day weekend for our Civil War Tails Anniversary Scavenger Hunt! We'll be celebrating on Friday, Saturday, and Labor Day Monday with scavenger hunts for ad...

Civil War Tails Diorama Museum
785 Baltimore St, Gettysburg , PA 17325
717-420-5273
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Creature Feature Weekend

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Join us in Gettysburg for a Film Festival and Horror Convention at Wyndham Gettysburg! Celebrity guests include: Corey Feldman, Patty Mullen, Joe Bob Briggs, Geretta Gret...

Wyndham Gettysburg
95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-0020
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End of the Summer Dance Party with DeeJay E

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Come to Boyer Cellars and celebrate the end of a brutally hot summer by sweating it out on the dance floor! DeeJay E returns to Boyer Cellars to send off the summer right...

Boyer Cellars
405 BOYER NURSERY ROAD, BIGLERVILLE, PA 17307
717-398-7536
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Farm Fresh Saturdays

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Join us for Farm Fresh Saturdays with The Harvest Barn Country Market! Stop by to find seasonal items, specials and new products each and every Saturday. You'll find lots ...

Gazebo at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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Farmers Market Season 2019

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Join us for our open air farmers market located in downtown Gettysburg at 103 Carlisle Street. We have seasonal produce, flower bouquets, ciders, honey, jams, food trucks...

Gettysburg Transit Center
103 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Free Dobbin House Tours

Saturday, August 31, 2019

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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Free Tour of Soldiers' National Cemetery with Licensed Battlefield Guide

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Join a Licensed Battlefield Guide (LBG) at the Soldiers' National Cemetery Rostrum just inside the Taneytown Road entrance for a free 45-60 minute guided tour of the cemet...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
96 Taneytown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Historic Downtown Food Tour

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Eat your way through Gettysburg! Enjoy downtown in a whole new way as we eat our way through the most delicious and historic neighborhoods on this Gettysburg food tour. Embark...

Downtown Gettysburg
101 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, pa 17325
717-688-9584
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Living History Encampments

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Special weekends throughout the season, the Gettysburg Heritage Center host living history encampments. These Civil War camps are free and open to the public. The reenact...

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