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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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Guys and Dolls

Friday, September 20, 2019

Guys and Dolls is a musical romantic comedy involving the unlikeliest of Manhattan pairings: a high-rolling gambler and a puritanical missionary, a showgirl dreaming of the st...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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Historic Downtown Food Tour

Friday, September 20, 2019

Eat your way through Gettysburg! Enjoy downtown in a whole new way as we eat our way through the most delicious and historic neighborhoods on this Gettysburg food tour. Embark...

Downtown Gettysburg
101 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, pa 17325
717-688-9584
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Illusion Show with Michael Cantori

Friday, September 20, 2019

Family entertainment at it's best! Please join professional illusionist Michael Cantori and his lovely assistant Madame Cynthia for an evening of profound illusions, menta...

Cantori's Theater of Magic
23 Baltimore Street, Suite 105, Gettysburg, PA 17325
410-961-5903
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Jazz Night at the Glen Rock Mill Inn

Friday, September 20, 2019

Treat yourself and that special person in your life to a beautiful train excursion through scenic York County while enjoying hors d’oeurevs, with the smooth sounds...

Northern Central Railway-Steam Into History
2 West Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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Live Music at Greystone Brew House

Friday, September 20, 2019

Join us on the Patio at Greystone Brew House for our Summer Live Music Series! We are a seasonally-driven full-service bar, restaurant and event venue located at Ran...

Greystone Brew House
303 Golf Club Ave, Dillsburg, PA 17019
7175022155
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Live Music Series at Brookmere

Friday, September 20, 2019

Enjoy Live Music at Brookmere Wine & Tasting Room every other Friday! Table Reservations are accepted. We bring in a variety of artists to entertain you while you enj...

Brookmere Wine & Tasting Room
1246B Route 194 N., Abbottstown, PA 17301
717-259-0727
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Live Music with Justin Angelo

Friday, September 20, 2019

Musician. Virgo. Audio Engineer. Photographer. Philosopher. Artist. Soncrafter... and so much more! Justin Angelo. Be prepared for a night to remember as he performs his or...

Knob Hall Gettysburg
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5171
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Live Music with See The Elephant

Friday, September 20, 2019

We warmly welcome back this group of talented musicians to Boyer Cellars! See the Elephant is a great local band playing classic and modern rock that will be sure to leave you...

Boyer Cellars
405 Boyer Nursery Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Pick-Your-Own Apple Harvest!

Friday, September 20, 2019

Pick-Your-Own Apple Harvest begins Labor Day weekend! Picking Dates: Starting August 31, 2019 and we plan to be open through October 20, 2019 (weather permitting) Pic...

Boyer Nurseries & Orchards
405 Boyer Nursery Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Seldom Seen Tour

Friday, September 20, 2019

Experience a 90 minute walking tour that takes you places off the beaten path in the town of Gettysburg. Hear unexpected stories from Gettysburg's varied history that...

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station
35 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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Smithsonian’s American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith Exhibition at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor

Friday, September 20, 2019

Inspired by the permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith opens to the public July 20, 2019, in the Getty...

Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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Spook and Sip

Friday, September 20, 2019

Listen to Gettysburg Ghost Stories while drinking wine and without the walking! Join J & P Winery for a special night filled with spooky ghost stories told by Lance Windis...

J & P Winery
48 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-549-2513
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Sunset Cigar Express

Friday, September 20, 2019

The Northern Central Railway–Steam Into History Sunset Cigar Express will be making its debut Friday, September 20! Join us for a round-trip journey to Seven Valleys, PA...

Northern Central Railway-Steam Into History
2 West Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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Tavern Tour

Friday, September 20, 2019

Balloon rides, murder, tanks, medal of honor....some of Gettysburg's colorful and unusual history happened in taverns. Stroll with a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian/...

Gettysburg Hotel Courtyard
Race Horse Alley, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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Trash to Treasure & New Art with Old Vinyl

Friday, September 20, 2019

With those unfamiliar with Trash to Treasure (which is becoming a fun, annual treat!), this exhibit showcases repurposed art. One man's trash is another man'...

Hanover Area Arts Guild
32 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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Wind Symphony and Symphony Orchestra Concert

Friday, September 20, 2019

Join us for a joint concert performed by the Gettysburg College Wind Symphony and Symphony Orchestra. The Gettysburg College Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Dr. C&eac...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
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6th Annual Sweet Potato Festival

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Food, music and sweet FUN! We will have sweet potato food, laster tag, face painting, alpacas, live music all day long and craft vendors! Please bring lawn chairs. The gift sh...

Thomason's Olde Thyme Herb Farm and Gift Shop
170 Stoney Point Road, East Berlin, PA 17316
717-624-1527
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ACAC Downtown Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Join the Adams County Arts Council (ACAC) for a family-friendly scavenger hunt through downtown Gettysburg. Participants will match artsy images in the event program with the ...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Author Jeff Shaara Book Signing

Saturday, September 21, 2019

New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara will sign his works in the Museum Bookstore at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center. Shaara&rsq...

Gettysburg National Military Park and Museum and V
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2288
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Book Signing with Jeff Shaara

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Stop by Lord Nelson's Gallery for a book signing with NY Times best-selling historical author Jeff Shaara.  "Jeff Shaara, a descendant of Italian immigra...

Lord Nelson's Gallery
27 Chambersburg St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7950
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