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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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Gettysburg National Military Park’s Winter Lecture Series

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Outstanding National Park Service rangers and historians from across the region provide hour-long talks about pivotal moments of the American Civil War and the Battle of Getty...

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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MAR23

Intermediate Basket Weaving: Egg Basket

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Pre-requisite: Melon Basket (or previous basketry experience, consult with instructor) Continue to develop your skills in rib-construction basketry by creating a ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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MAR23

Introduction to Wheel Throwing

Saturday, March 23, 2019

If you’ve always wanted to learn to throw clay on the pottery wheel, this class is for you! Work at your own pace in a relaxing atmosphere as you learn to center and mak...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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MAR23

Night at the Races

Saturday, March 23, 2019

St. Francis Xavier Catholic School will be holding its biennial Night at the Races event. Night at the Races is an event where the fun and excitement of thoroughbred horse rac...

St. Francis Xavier Catholic School
465 Table Rock Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4221
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MAR23

Paint Along: Tulip Wineglasses

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Tulips are one of the first heralds of spring! Join us and paint this first sign of spring on wineglasses: a way to make both your art and flowers practical. A professional...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412
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MAR23

Thirsty Farmer "Thirsty Birthday" First Year Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Join us to celebrate the First Anniversary of the Thirsty Farmer! We'll be featuring live music, birthday cookies, trivia games and a chance to win prizes! Our celebration...

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works
290 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17327
717-334-3325
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MAR23

Vinegar Creek Constituency Trio at the Garryowen!

Saturday, March 23, 2019

First time show at the Garryowen Irish Pub! "The Pennsylvania Dutch Country's swashbuckling, pseudo-legendary pioneers of the Amerikindasorta style of string band ...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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MAR23

Celebrate Spring with 108 Sun Salutations

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Join us in welcoming spring and celebrating renewal of the season, our bodies and our minds! Why 108 sun salutations? The number 108 holds great significance in many differ...

Down Dog Gettysburg
48 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5877
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MAR24

Froggy 107.7 presents Lee Brice with special guest Morgan Evans

Sunday, March 24, 2019

The Majestic Theater and Froggy 107.7FM present Lee Brice and Morgan Evans in concert! Lee Brice has a storied career as a writer and singer both with 10 top 40 hits, inclu...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, Ad 17325
717-337-8200
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MAR24

Gettysburg College Senior Recitals

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Sunderman Conservatory of Music at Gettysburg College presents their senior recitals. All senior recitals are held at Gettysburg College's Schmucker Hall, Paul Recital Hal...

Gettysburg College
300 North Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-6815
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MAR24

Gettysburg National Military Park’s Winter Lecture Series

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Outstanding National Park Service rangers and historians from across the region provide hour-long talks about pivotal moments of the American Civil War and the Battle of Getty...

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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MAR24

Paint Class- Owl on a Wooden Pallet

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Join us at the Farm Winery to make this wonderful owl painting! The class insructor will provide enthusiastic instructions for guests to follow. All skill levels are...

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631
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MAR24

Gettysburg Community Concert Association presents the Philadelphia Brass

Monday, March 25, 2019

Critics and the public alike have enthusiastically praised the appealing diversity of repertoire, technical virtuosity, humorous and informative educational programs, and supe...

Gettysburg Area High School Auditorium
1130 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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MAR25

Exploring Music: Music and Art of the Baroque

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Take this opportunity to explore and enjoy music with Adams County's own maestro, Dr. Norman Nunamaker, Professor Emeritus of Gettysburg College and Director of the Gettys...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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MAR26

Beginning Pilates

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Pilates is a great way to get your body ready for the beach, or just to feel better in your clothes. This class will be mostly floor work, focusing on controlled mov...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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MAR26

Bingo Night at Miscreation Brewing Company

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tuesday is BINGO NIGHT at Miscreation! It's FREE to play so bring your friends and make it a Tuesday night tradition! Come join us from 7-9pm and win prizes - the prizes ...

Miscreation Brewing Company
6 Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-698-3666
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MAR26

Charles D. Marley, DO, "Photographic Meanderings" Artist Reception

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

From March 4 - May 10, Charles D. Marley's art will be on display at HACC's Gettysburg Campus. His artwork features multiple forms of photography captured near an...

HACC Gettysburg Campus
731 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-3509
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MAR26

Hammered Silver Charms

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Learn how to cut your sterling metal pieces into shapes used to add to a charm bracelet or necklace. You will learn how to soften the edges and texturize/h...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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MAR26

Barre/Fitness Class

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

This class features exercises, stretches and light weight work designed to burn fat, strengthen and tone muscles, and help achieve a more flexible toned body. Aspects of ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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MAR27

Beginning Watercolor

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

We will start with an overview of basic drawing skills and move on to painting a still life, and working from a favorite photograph. Class covers easy perspective, c...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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MAR27

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