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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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President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg

Saturday, November 16, 2019

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 Cemete...

Walking tour
Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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NOV16

Ron Nicodemus Live at J & P Winery

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Join us for an afternoon for music and wine! J & P Winery will have mulled wine and wine slushies, along with glasses of wine and a small plate menu. Ron is a sing...

J & P Winery-Gettysburg
48 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-549-2513
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NOV16

Seeing Differently: A Photo Exhibition of Five Veterans at Gettysburg

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have an opportunity to view the “Seeing Differently” exhibition from Thursday, Novemb...

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
877-874-2478
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NOV16

Sip 'n Shop

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Stop in the winery every Saturday and Sunday to browse items from local direct sales reps, artists and crafters while enjoying a glass of wine! Check our Facebook Pa...

J & P Winery
48 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-549-2513
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NOV16

Thanksgiving Foods Family Cooking Class at Hollabaugh Bros

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Learn how to make dishes that would have been eaten on the first Thanksgiving! Although Thanksgiving favorites have changed over time, revisit the first Thanksgiving and learn...

Hollabaugh Bros
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412
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NOV16

Autumn Excursion on the Glen Rock Express with No 17

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Enjoy the colors of the fall aboard 7580 on this one hour round trip to Glen Rock, PA. Our narrator will talk about the town and villages along the way and the history they ha...

Northern Central Railway- Steam Into History
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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NOV17

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Join us this holiday season for the 3rd Annual Christmas Tree Decorating Contest! Vote for your favorite Christmas Tree in the Food Court decorated by a local Non-Profit Or...

Food Court
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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NOV17

Free Dobbin House Tours

Sunday, November 17, 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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NOV17

From XIX to ’19: Symposium

Sunday, November 17, 2019

From XIX to ‘19 commemorates the centennial of the passage and ratification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, granting women the right to vote and...

Gettysburg College, Schmucker Hall
300 North Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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NOV17

Kids Brunch with the Snow Queen

Sunday, November 17, 2019

We host character themed brunches so you can bring your children along and give them the chance to get starry eyed while meeting one of their heroes. For this themed brunch th...

Mason Dixon Distillery
331 E. Water Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-398-3385
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NOV17

Music, Gettysburg!

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Music, Gettysburg! is a premier concert series featuring international, regional and local musical artists for the greater south central PA region. These concerts are&nbs...

United Lutheran Seminary Chapel
147 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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NOV17

Pinocchio

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Come out to the Gettysburg Community Theatre for the performance of the classic, Pinnochio. This is the story of the little wooden puppet who became a real live boy. This p...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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NOV17

President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg

Sunday, November 17, 2019

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 Cemete...

Walking tour
Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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NOV17

Seeing Differently: A Photo Exhibition of Five Veterans at Gettysburg

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have an opportunity to view the “Seeing Differently” exhibition from Thursday, Novemb...

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
877-874-2478
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NOV17

Sip 'n Shop

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Stop in the winery every Saturday and Sunday to browse items from local direct sales reps, artists and crafters while enjoying a glass of wine! Check our Facebook Pa...

J & P Winery
48 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-549-2513
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NOV17

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

Monday, November 18, 2019

Join us this holiday season for the 3rd Annual Christmas Tree Decorating Contest! Vote for your favorite Christmas Tree in the Food Court decorated by a local Non-Profit Or...

Food Court
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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NOV18

Cooking with Chef Anna Lunch Series

Monday, November 18, 2019

Join us to learn about a specialized culinary theme. Each class includes Chef Instructor demonstrations, class participation, and shared tips and techniques while each re...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV18

Fused Glass Sushi Dishes

Monday, November 18, 2019

Students will make one larger sushi plate/dish (either an 8" square or a 9" x 4" rectangular plate/dish) and two smaller sushi dishes (either an appro...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV18

Great Art on Screen

Monday, November 18, 2019

"Great Art on Screen" is a series of event documentaries featuring an in-depth look at the most extraordinary and groundbreaking art masters of their time....

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
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NOV18

Photoshop Repair Clinic

Monday, November 18, 2019

Do you have a photo that needs help to make it fabulous? Bring your photos to this workshop and discover tips and techniques to create a great finished photo. Instructor: Linda Toki

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