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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

Monday, November 18, 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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NOV18

Seeing Differently: A Photo Exhibition of Five Veterans at Gettysburg

Monday, November 18, 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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NOV18

Art-based After School Program

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Does your child love art? They can enjoy an After School Program like no other. A beautiful community partnership, held in a real pottery and art studio, and instruc...

Under The Horizon
2650 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-752-4593
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NOV19

Bingo Night at Miscreation Brewing Company

Tuesday, November 19, 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 prize...

Miscreation Brewing Company
6 Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-698-3666
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NOV19

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

Tuesday, November 19, 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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NOV19

Dedication Day - Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

November 19, the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address and the Dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery, was formally designated as Dedication Day, by a joint re...

Gettysburg Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
203-770-3421
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NOV19

Pottery Lessons

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

We feel it is necessary for new potters to experiment with clay in all different forms. Therefore, we rotate our lessons to include: Throwing - learn how to shape c...

Under The Horizon
2650 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-752-4593
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NOV19

President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg

Tuesday, November 19, 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
More details

NOV19

Seeing Differently: A Photo Exhibition of Five Veterans at Gettysburg

Tuesday, November 19, 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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NOV19

Story Time at Hickory Falls

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Join us for story time at Hickory Falls! Enjoy new books and themes every month, along with games, activities, crafts and more.  Did we mention this is all for FREE? ...

Hickory Falls FEC
110 Hickory Lane, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-9907
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NOV19

Becoming Santa Claus

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Sharon O'Connell will share the interesting and fascinating history of how Saint Nicholas became secularized into the Santa Claus we know today. Refreshments will be serve...

Red Men's Hall
322 West King Street, East Berlin, PA 17316
717-259-0822
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NOV20

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

Wednesday, November 20, 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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NOV20

Intro to Finger Knitting

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

This is an incredibly easy and fun way to learn how to knit without needles. No experience necessary. You’ll learn how to finger knit an infinity scarf-perfect...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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NOV20

J & P Winery Open Mic Night Hosted by Ash Phipps and James Petrohilos

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Join J & P Winery every Wednesday night for Open Mic Night hosted by Ash Phipps and James Petrohilos. The host duo will perform multiple short sets through the evenin...

J & P Winery
48 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-549-2513
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NOV20

Open Mic with Host: Matt Miller at Knob Hall Winery

Wednesday, November 20, 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 that's not a...

Knob Hall Winery, Gettysburg
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5171
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NOV20

President Lincoln's 25 hours in Gettysburg

Wednesday, November 20, 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
More details

NOV20

Seeing Differently: A Photo Exhibition of Five Veterans at Gettysburg

Wednesday, November 20, 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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NOV20

Art-based After School Program

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Does your child love art? They can enjoy an After School Program like no other. A beautiful community partnership, held in a real pottery and art studio, and instruc...

Under The Horizon
2650 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-752-4593
More details

NOV21

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

Thursday, November 21, 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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NOV21

Pottery Lessons

Thursday, November 21, 2019

We feel it is necessary for new potters to experiment with clay in all different forms. Therefore, we rotate our lessons to include: Throwing - learn how to shape c...

Under The Horizon
2650 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-752-4593
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NOV21

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