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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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Shear Madness by Paul Portner

Saturday, June 1, 2019

  This unique comedy-whodunit takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon and is chock full of up-to-the-minute spontaneous humor.  Dur...

Totem Pole Playhouse
9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222
717-352-2164
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JUN1

Spring Ranger Programs

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Free ranger-led hikes, walks and talks that explore key moments and locations on the Gettysburg battlefield. Stop by the Visitor Center Information Desk or visit our webs...

Gettysburg National Military Park
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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JUN1

Underground Railroad Tours: McAllister Mills

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Learn about the historical significance of the Underground Railroad and hear the stories of those escaping slavery. Discover a part of the battlefield that is seen by only a s...

McAllister Mill
53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-9047
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JUN1

Wings, Wheels and Pancakes

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Enjoy the best airport breakfast this side of Chicago’s O’Hare field! This spring’s “Wings, Wheels and Pancakes” drive- and fly-in breakfast...

Gettysburg Regional Airport
1130 Chambersburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17320
717-253-7008
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JUN1

4th Annual Strawberry Festival

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Fresh Strawberry Sundaes, Strawberry Pies, Strawberries n’ Shortcake, Strawberry activities for the kids…it’s ALL strawberries, all weekend! We welcome...

Hollabaugh Bros
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412
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JUN2

75th Anniversary of the D-Day Invasion Commemoration

Sunday, June 2, 2019

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the 1944 “D-Day” Normandy landings, commanded by General Dwight D. Eisenhower, the National Park Service is excited to annou...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike. Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114 x4411
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JUN2

Carlisle Ford Nationals

Sunday, June 2, 2019

The entire family will enjoy the largest and most thrilling all-Ford event in the world. Ford, Mercury and Lincoln fans will have a showcase of over 3,000 vehicles to check ou...

Carlisle Fairgrounds
1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013
717-243-7855
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JUN2

Civil War Living History Weekends on the Gettysburg Battlefield

Sunday, June 2, 2019

From the roar of artillery to the flash of bayonets, living history demonstrations at Gettysburg National Military Park help bring the past to life. Gettysburg National M...

Various Locations
Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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JUN2

Free Dobbin House Tours

Sunday, June 2, 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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JUN2

Historic Downtown Food Tour

Sunday, June 2, 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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JUN2

Mystery Tour/Untold Tales

Sunday, June 2, 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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JUN2

One Hundred Nights of Taps

Sunday, June 2, 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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JUN2

Pop Rock 'N Horror

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Pop Rock 'n Horror is a unique convention connecting stars, vendors and fans from music, pop culture and horror genres. Held in haunted Gettysburg, Pennsylvania,...

The Eisenhower Complex
2634 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8121
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JUN2

Shear Madness by Paul Portner

Sunday, June 2, 2019

  This unique comedy-whodunit takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon and is chock full of up-to-the-minute spontaneous humor.  Dur...

Totem Pole Playhouse
9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222
717-352-2164
More details

JUN2

Spring Ranger Programs

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Free ranger-led hikes, walks and talks that explore key moments and locations on the Gettysburg battlefield. Stop by the Visitor Center Information Desk or visit our webs...

Gettysburg National Military Park
1195 Baltimore Pike, Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1124 ext. 80
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JUN2

Sunday Brunch Excursion

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Steam Into History is offering you a special discounted package for you and your friends to enjoy a delicious Sunday brunch and a scenic train ride through the coun...

Steam Into History
2 West Main Street, New, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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JUN2

Sunday Funday at Jack's Hard Cider

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Enjoy live music and food by a local catering company at Jack's Hard Cider all spring and summer! Located just eight miles west of historic Gettysburg, we featur...

Jack's Hard Cider
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4888
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JUN2

We Are Family Gettysburg Pride Picnic

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Battlefield Bed and Breakfast Inn is hosting a community picnic. Help us celebrate Gettysburg Pride with food and lawn games! The picnic will be a potluck, so please bring ...

Battlefield Bed and Breakfast Inn
2264 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8804
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JUN2

Wings, Wheels and Pancakes

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Enjoy the best airport breakfast this side of Chicago’s O’Hare field! This spring’s “Wings, Wheels and Pancakes” drive- and fly-in breakfast...

Gettysburg Regional Airport
1130 Chambersburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17320
717-253-7008
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JUN2

75th Anniversary of the D-Day Invasion Commemoration

Monday, June 3, 2019

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the 1944 “D-Day” Normandy landings, commanded by General Dwight D. Eisenhower, the National Park Service is excited to annou...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike. Suite 100, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114 x4411
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JUN3

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