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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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Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Voting

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Join us for this magical Christmas tree decorating contest tradition. Join Christmas Tree Hill and The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg in this fun community event! Stop...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC16

Holiday Cookie Pairing Flights

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Ever wondered what kind of wine to enjoy with your holiday cookies? Come to the Farm Winery to find out. Vendors will also be available for holiday shopping in the Pavilion on...

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631
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DEC16

Holiday Town Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Join the Victorian Carriage Company for our Holiday Town Carriage Rides! A great thing to do for kids, families, groups and couples. Our carriages have the capabilit...

Gettysburg Heritage Center
297 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
866-907-0633
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DEC16

National Wreath Project

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Please join us for the Annual SGT MAC FOUNDATION’s National Wreath Project. We will meet at the Giant Food Store in Gettysburg at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 30...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1728
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DEC16

Santa Sing-Along Caroling on the Glen Rock Express

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Our popular Santa Sing-Along trains are back on the schedule this year with holiday cheer for all ages. Riders will hear the Night Before Christmas and Christmas music in anti...

Steam Into Hisorty
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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DEC16

Santa's Shanty

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Santa wants to know your wish list this Christmas! Come to Lincoln Square and visit with him in his seasonal Shanty. Santa will be on Lincoln Square weekends from November ...

Lincoln Square
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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DEC16

Visit With Santa & Friends at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Visit with the one and only Santa Claus! Bring your kids to The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg to get in the holiday spirit with a visit with Saint Nick. Saturdays: Noon &nda...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC16

An Eisenhower Christmas

Monday, December 17, 2018

Experience President Dwight “Ike” and Mamie Eisenhower’s holiday decorations in their home near Gettysburg. Tickets and shuttle bus to the site are required....

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114
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DEC17

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Voting

Monday, December 17, 2018

Join us for this magical Christmas tree decorating contest tradition. Join Christmas Tree Hill and The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg in this fun community event! Stop...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC17

National Wreath Project

Monday, December 17, 2018

Please join us for the Annual SGT MAC FOUNDATION’s National Wreath Project. We will meet at the Giant Food Store in Gettysburg at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 30...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1728
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DEC17

Trivia Night at The Pike

Monday, December 17, 2018

Come out to trivia night at The Pike Restaurant & Tap House. We'll be dishing out random trivia questions to challenge your mind in our Sports Bar. Servers will b...

The Pike Restaurant
985 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-9227
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DEC17

An Eisenhower Christmas

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Experience President Dwight “Ike” and Mamie Eisenhower’s holiday decorations in their home near Gettysburg. Tickets and shuttle bus to the site are required....

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114
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DEC18

Bingo Night at Miscreation Brewing Company

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Tuesday is bingo night at Miscreation! It's FREE to play so bring your friends! Join us every Tuesday to have a great time and win prizes. All prizes are donated...

Miscreation Brewing Company
6 Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-698-3666
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DEC18

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Voting

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Join us for this magical Christmas tree decorating contest tradition. Join Christmas Tree Hill and The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg in this fun community event! Stop...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC18

Doormats for a Cause - Veteran Family Christmas Doormat Event

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Tis the season of giving for a great cause. Have fun and help the family of a military veteran at the same time! $15 of every ticket will be a direct donation to assist t...

Battlefield Brew Works
248 Hunterstown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-398-2907
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DEC18

Gallery of Arts and Crafts

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Artwork from members will fill the gallery. Paintings, 3-D crafts and jewelry will be featured along with ornaments, scarves and hats and handmade jewelry. The Hanover Area...

Art Downtown
32 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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DEC18

National Wreath Project

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Please join us for the Annual SGT MAC FOUNDATION’s National Wreath Project. We will meet at the Giant Food Store in Gettysburg at 8 a.m. on Friday, November 30...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-1728
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DEC18

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Since its first presentation in 1987, this production of A Christmas Carol has been celebrated by thousands of theatergoers and had become a favorite holiday tradition for you...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
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DEC19

An Eisenhower Christmas

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Experience President Dwight “Ike” and Mamie Eisenhower’s holiday decorations in their home near Gettysburg. Tickets and shuttle bus to the site are required....

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114
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DEC19

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Voting

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Join us for this magical Christmas tree decorating contest tradition. Join Christmas Tree Hill and The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg in this fun community event! Stop...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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DEC19

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