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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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Taste of Nepal, Wine and Food Pairings

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Nepal’s cuisine is heavily influenced by India, Tibet and China, it’s geographic neighbors. Join us for a five-course meal inspired by Chef Subarna’s ethnic ...

ACAC Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006
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Tavern Tour

Thursday, August 22, 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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The Tattooed Historian Presents: A New Look at Antietam

Thursday, August 22, 2019

The September 1862 Battle of Antietam was the bloodiest single day in American history and one of the most significant days of the Civil War. Join us as we chat with historian...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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Thirsty Thursday at Jack's Hard Cider

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Every Thursday, from May until October, Jack's Hard Cider will hold a Happy Hour that will feature a drink special from 5-7pm and live music from 6:30-8:30pm. Located...

Jack's Hard Cider
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour at Thirsty Farmer

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works is offering Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour on Thursday evenings. All craft beer and hard apple cider patrons will receive $1 off for a 16 oz. pour. Our ...

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works
290 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-3325
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Two Dine & Ride - Couples Train & Dinner Excursion

Thursday, August 22, 2019

The Glen Rock Mill Inn and Steam Into History have come together to bring you a special discounted package where you and your partner can enjoy a scenic train ride through the...

Steam Into History
2 West Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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Adams County Pour Tour Shuttle

Friday, August 23, 2019

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We’ve selected locations on the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Adams County. We created...

Adams County Pour Tour Locations
Adams County Pour Tour Locations, Gettysburg, PA 17325
1-877-680-8687
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After Hours at Jack's Hard Cider

Friday, August 23, 2019

Every weekend we throw a bash after our normal business hours at Jack's Hard Cider to celebrate the events of the past week and to look forward to the week ahead. Com...

Jack's Hard Cider
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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Cider House LIVE

Friday, August 23, 2019

Head to Reid's Cider House for live music every Saturday night! Check out the schedule below: August 16th: Jo’Blues - Jo’Blues- a rocking blues ba...

Reid's Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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Corvettes at Carlisle

Friday, August 23, 2019

The largest and most fun-filled Corvette event in the world, the annual Corvettes at Carlisle event features more than 5,000 Corvettes representing all generations of America&...

Carlisle Fairgrounds
1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013
717-243-7855
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Free Dobbin House Tours

Friday, August 23, 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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Free Tour of Soldiers' National Cemetery with Licensed Battlefield Guide

Friday, August 23, 2019

Join a Licensed Battlefield Guide (LBG) at the Soldiers' National Cemetery Rostrum just inside the Taneytown Road entrance for a free 45-60 minute guided tour of the cemet...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
96 Taneytown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Grape Escape Walking Wine Tour

Friday, August 23, 2019

Join us for a delicious experience! Discover Gettysburg’s food and wine scene. We like to think of it as the new culinary frontier where food, wine and...

Savor Gettysburg Food Tours
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-688-9584
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Historic Downtown Food Tour

Friday, August 23, 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, August 23, 2019

Please join professional illusionist Michael Cantori and his lovely assistant Madame Cynthia for an evening of profound illusions, mental mysteries and the history of cla...

Cantori's Theater of Magic
23 Baltimore Street, Suite 105, Gettysburg, PA 17325
410-961-5903
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Live Music at Greystone Brew House

Friday, August 23, 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, August 23, 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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Motivators: Teachers from the Annual School Student Show

Friday, August 23, 2019

At the beginning of every year, the Hanover Area Arts Guild has our Annual Student Show, where middle and high school students from around the area show us their amazing,...

Hanover Area Arts Guild
32 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Friday, August 23, 2019

The notes of Taps will fill the air in Gettysburg every evening this summer as the famous 24-note call is sounded in honor of those who have served our nation. The Lincoln Fel...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Redemption Road at ABC - Battlefield

Friday, August 23, 2019

This accomplished duo out of Gettysburg, PA performs riveting acoustic rock at it's finest. Poppa's bold guitar style projects a rich phat sound that artfully wraps ar...

Appalachian Brewing Company - Battlefield
259 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2200
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