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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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Introduction to Digital Photography

Monday, January 21, 2019

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 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JAN21

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

Monday, January 21, 2019

Join us for the 39th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. This year's event will feature keynote speaker, Dr. Scott Hancock. Hancock is an associate professor of his...

Gettysburg College
300 North Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-9171
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JAN21

Playing with Watercolor Techniques

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Create a painting (realistic, landscape, abstract) of your choosing using a variety of watercolor techniques with materials to include rubbing alcohol, salt, dry brush, and ru...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JAN22

T'ai Chi Chih

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

T’ai Chi Chih is a mindfulness practice designed to enhance awareness, inner stability, and balance. Studies using evidence-based research show positive effects on ...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JAN22

College Wednesdays

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

We know what a drag the semester can be at times... We also know what it is like to live on a college budget. So every Wednesday we offer great deals for college students to ...

Liberty Mountain Resort
78 Country Club Trail, Carroll Valley, PA 17320
717-642-8282
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JAN23

Open Mic w/ Host: Matt Miller

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

EVERY Wednesday: All acts welcome to perform at Knob Hall Winery's Gettysburg tasting room! We love to share music, covers and (especially) originals! But thats not all: p...

Knob Hall Winery, Gettysburg
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5171
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JAN23

Tap Dance

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

You will have fun while improving your health and fitness by tap dancing. This class is a great refresher for those who’ve studied tap in the past. It covers the basic s...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JAN23

Vinyasa Yoga

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Vinyasa means “breathe synchronized movement.” We will use flowing sequences and sun salutations to warm the body to reach new levels of flexibility, strength, bal...

Arts Education Center
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JAN23

$55 Thursdays: Learn To Ski or Snowboard

Thursday, January 24, 2019

January is Learn to Ski or Snowboard Month, and every Thursday in January we are offering a $55 learning package for anyone ages 8 and over! The package includes: • An...

Liberty Mountain Resort
78 Country Club Trail, Carroll Valley, PA 17320
717-642-8282
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JAN24

Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour at Thirsty Farmer

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works is offering Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour on Thursday evenings. All craft beer and hard apple cider patrons will receive $1 off for a 16 oz. pour. Our ...

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works
290 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-3325
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JAN24

Angels Among Us Spirit Dinner Theater & Events with Gettysburg Medium & Spiritual Author Sharon Young

Friday, January 25, 2019

Sharon Young, is a spiritual leader, author and motivational speaker. She specializes in the area of grief, wellness and spiritual guidance. She offers unique services, books ...

Hilton Garden Inn
1061 York Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
833-877-4748
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JAN25

Avenue Q at Gettysburg Community Theatre

Friday, January 25, 2019

Part flesh, part felt and packed with heart, AVENUE Q is still the funniest and freshest show in New York City! This laugh-out-loud musical tells the timeless story of a brigh...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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JAN25

Chris Carl Acoustic Soul Music!

Friday, January 25, 2019

Fine Wine and Good Soul! Chris Carl's Acoustic Soul, played on his good old Harmony archtop, draws from blues, jazz, funk and popular music of today. His soul-flavore...

Knob Hall, Gettysburg
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5171
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JAN25

Dancing with the Local Stars

Friday, January 25, 2019

Produced by the YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County and Adams County Arts Council, this is an exciting event that pairs a local celebrity with a trained choreographer. After se...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, Ad 17325
717-337-8200
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JAN25

Ice Dinner: Food and Wine Pairings

Friday, January 25, 2019

Enjoy a five course dinner and flights of wine with a winter theme. You’ll be transported to other regions and parts of the world that are known for their wintry fa...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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JAN25

Magician Michael Cantori at the Best Western Gettysburg

Friday, January 25, 2019

Please join professional illusionist, Michael Cantori, and his lovely assistant, Madame Cynthia, for an evening of profound wonders and psychic mysteries. Prepare to be amused...

Best Western Gettysburg
301 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
410-961-5903
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JAN25

Neil & Shannon at the GO Too!

Friday, January 25, 2019

Local favorites Neil & Shannon play at Garryowen Irish Pub's upstairs bar. Join us for this acoustic, melodic duo covering classic rock and pop favorites, and so much ...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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JAN25

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