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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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Farmers' Market Tour & Cooking Class

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Learn how to cook like a chef! Join our local chefs for a lively walk through Gettysburg’s Farmers’ Market, where they take you through the market and show you how...

Adams County Arts Council
125 N. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-688-9584
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Free Dobbin House Tours

Saturday, July 27, 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 Day

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Visit our Farm Winery in Orrtanna for a day of free winery tours! No reservations needed, just sign up in the tasting room when you arrive. Please arrive at least 10-15 minute...

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Rd, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631
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Free Tour of Soldiers' National Cemetery with Licensed Battlefield Guide

Saturday, July 27, 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
724-290-3905
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George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital Hosts Living History Encampments & Programs

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center have an opportunity to experience the George Spangler Farm & Field Hospital throughout the 20...

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
877-874-2478
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Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station Hosts Free Programs

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Visitors to the Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station™ can enjoy free programming throughout the 2019 summer season. Before and after the programs, take time to explore th...

Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station
35 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-0655
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Gettysburg National Military Park Summer Interpretive Programs

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Gettysburg National Military Park’s free summer interpretive program series begins runs from June 8 to August 11, 2019 and offers visitors a chance to learn about the pe...

Gettysburg National Military Park
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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Glen Rock Express

Saturday, July 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 GP 9 ...

Northern Central Railway- Steam Into History
2 West Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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GreenSpring International Academy of Music Concert

Saturday, July 27, 2019

We welcome everyone to join us for a concert by the GreenSpring International Academy of Music. The concert features the GreenSpring choir, orchestra and harp ensembles who wi...

National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727
301-447-6606
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Historic Downtown Food Tour

Saturday, July 27, 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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Let's Preserve

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Learn to preserve food safely and correctly. This will be a hands-on class where you will learn the basics of home canning and practice your canning skills as a beginner ...

Oyler's Organic Farms & Market
400 Pleasant Valley Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8411
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Live Music on the Patio

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Live music on the patio at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg! Enjoy great music, refreshing drinks and delicious food every weekend in July! Our Pop Up Pub will be open wi...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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Mystery Tour/Untold Tales

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Meet a Gettysburg Licensed Town Historian/Guide at 6pm Saturday or Sunday evening behind the Gettysburg Hotel (in the courtyard) for a 60 minute Mystery Walking Tour of Untold...

Gettysburg Hotel Courtyard
Race Horse Alley, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-253-5737
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National Civil War Museum Lessons in History Speaker Series with Dr. Mary DeCredico

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Please join Dr. Mary DeCredico, Professor of History, United States Naval Academy as she presents "Manufacturing for our Masters: Slave Labor, the Tredegar Iron...

The National Civil War Museum
1 Lincoln Circle at Reservoir Park, Harrisburg, PA 17103
717-260-1861
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One Hundred Nights of Taps

Saturday, July 27, 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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Pop Up Pub

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Head to The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg for a Pop Up Pub with local breweries, including Miscreation Brewing Company! Stop by the Food Court to quench your thirst. Sa...

Food Court at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705
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Rupp House Courtyard Chats

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Visitors to the Rupp House History Center have an opportunity to enjoy a series of Courtyard Chats throughout the 2019 summer season. Join us and relax in the comfort of a roc...

Rupp House History Center
451 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-1243
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Smithsonian’s American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith Exhibition at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor

Saturday, July 27, 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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Souvenir - A Fantasia on the Life of Florence Jenkins

Saturday, July 27, 2019

For more than half a century the name Florence Foster Jenkins has been guaranteed to produce explosions of derisive laughter. Not unreasonably so, as this wealthy society ec...

Totem Pole Playhouse
9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222
717-352-2164
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Summer Dance Party with DeeJay E

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Come join in the fun with DeeJay E! This is our second dance party in 2019 here at Boyer Cellars. Let loose with a night of games, music, prizes, dance and wine, cider an...

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