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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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Intro to Arm Knitting

Saturday, April 27, 2019

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

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Living Wreath Class

Saturday, April 27, 2019

You will start with a wire frame and build a wreath using moss and soil. Your wreath will last for years with proper care. You can also use the wreath for a centerpi...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Open Studio Pottery

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Here’s your chance to delve into a project you’d like to create and pace at your convenience with hands on instruction. Learn how to hand-build from clay diff...

Adams County Arts Council
125 South Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Rupp House Courtyard Chats

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Visitors to the Rupp House History Center will have an opportunity to enjoy a series of Courtyard Chats throughout the 2019 spring/summer season. Join us and realx in the comf...

Rupp House History Center
451 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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Sippers and Somms Wine Classes hosted by Antrim 1844

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Join us for ‘Sippers and Somms’ and enjoy an interactive tasting and learning experience as you sample delicious wines and gain valuable tips from our sommeliers&n...

Antrim 1844
30 Trevanion Road, Taneytown, MD 21787
410-756-6812
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Spring Carlisle

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Spring Carlisle is massive! In fact, it's such a big deal that it's been showcased by Fox News in a web article where Hagerty Insurance recognized ...

Carlisle Fairgrounds
1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013
717-243-7855
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Spring on the Farm

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Come on out to Oyler's Organic Farms for a spring day on the farm! Visit our baby animals, enjoy children’s seed planting, butter making and children’s cr...

Oyler's Organic Farms & Market
400 Pleasant Valley Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8411
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Steam Into History Glen Rock Express

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Enjoy a scenic ride through the beautiful countryside of York County to Glen Rock, PA, on a historic railway that dates back to the late 1820s. Ride along with a 1957 PA G...

Steam Into History
2 W Main Street, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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The Hard Cider Run: Gettysburg 2019

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Dash through orchards and fields in pursuit of a yummy glass of hard cider at Jack's Hard Cider! Participants of The Hard Cider Run will enjoy a picturesque 5K run/wa...

Jack's Hard Cider
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Trails And Tails

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Join 4-H Clubs of Adams County Pennsylvania's dog club leader, Carolyn, as she goes over safety precautions when walking your dog, trail manners and more! Strawber...

Strawberry Hill
1537 Mount Hope Road , Fairfield , PA 17320
7176425840
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Walter Salas-Humara Live at the GO Too!

Saturday, April 27, 2019

We are excited to welcome back to the GO Walter Salas-Humara! Most of you know him from the rock band The Silos, but he'll be performing solo for all of you beautiful peop...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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2018-2019 Music, Gettysburg!

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Music, Gettysburg! is a premier concert series featuring international, national, regional and local musical artists for the greater south central Pennsylvania region. &n...

United Lutheran Seminary Chapel
147 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-1334
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Disney's Mulan Jr.

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney's Mulan Jr. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs and a story packed...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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Free Dobbin House Tours

Sunday, April 28, 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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Gettysburg College Senior Recitals

Sunday, April 28, 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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Gettysburg Festival of Races

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Join us for a weekend of racing fun! On Sunday, April 28th the Gettysburg North-South Marathon is run against the setting of a landmark battle of the Civil War, the battl...

Around Gettysburg
East Broadway, Gettysburg, PA 17325
866-329-9382
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Live Music with Glenn Korzin

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Head to Boyer Cellars for Live Music with Glenn Korzin! He will perform acoustic covers, take requests, and throw in the occasional original song.  What goes well...

Boyer Cellars
405 Boyer Nursery Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8558
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Spring Carlisle

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Spring Carlisle is massive! In fact, it's such a big deal that it's been showcased by Fox News in a web article where Hagerty Insurance recognized ...

Carlisle Fairgrounds
1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013
717-243-7855
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Steam Into History Glen Rock Express

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Enjoy a scenic ride through the beautiful countryside of York County to Glen Rock, PA, on a historic railway that dates back to the late 1820s. Ride along with a 1957 PA G...

Steam Into History
2 W Main Street, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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Steam Into History Hanover Junction Flyer

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Outside your window is the beautiful York County and the Heritage Rail Trail while you enjoy this excursion to Hanover Junction. We will take you back in ti...

Steam Into History
2 W Main Street, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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