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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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Thursday Trivia

Thursday, October 3, 2019

J & P Winery will be hosting General Knowledge Trivia every Thursday starting at 6:30pm!  Prizes will be given out for the winning teams. You can bring food from a...

J & P Winery-Gettysburg
48 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-549-2513
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OCT3

Thursday's Open Art Studio

Thursday, October 3, 2019

September through November, everyone is invited, Guild members and non-members, to these Open Studio Sessions on Thursdays. Bring your own supplies and work on your proje...

Hanover Area Arts Guild
32 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331
717-632-2521
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OCT3

Adams County Pour Tour Shuttle

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

Fall Carlisle

Friday, October 4, 2019

Fall Carlisle – a collector and classic car swap meet, car corral and auction – is the next to last event of the calendar year for Carlisle Events and marks the en...

Carlisle Fairgrounds
1000 Bryn Mawr Road, Carlisle, PA 17013
717-243-7855
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OCT4

First Friday - Gettysburg Style!

Friday, October 4, 2019

Take in special events and refreshments with almost 100 businesses throughout Historic Gettysburg hosting special receptions, guest artists and authors, sales and later busine...

Various Locations
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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OCT4

Free Dobbin House Tours

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

Grape Escape Walking Wine Tour

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

Historic Downtown Food Tour

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

Illusion Show with Michael Cantori

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

Live Local Music at Center Square Brewing

Friday, October 4, 2019

Head out to Center Square Brewing for delicious food, refreshing craft beer and excellent musical entertainment. We bring in a variety of artists and musical acts every w...

Center Square Brewing
1 Center Square, Abbottstown, PA 17301
717-259-9535
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OCT4

Live Music Series at Brookmere

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

Live Music with Neil and Shannon at Knob Hall

Friday, October 4, 2019

Join us the first Friday of every month for merriment and music by Neil and Shannon! Their wonderful set of Americana, rock and feel good tunes of all kinds brings people...

Knob Hall Winery Gettysburg
100 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5171
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OCT4

Live Music with Topper Broz

Friday, October 4, 2019

Boyer Cellars welcomes the Topper Broz! The band will be playing rock and roll hits all evening long. Don't miss these guys live at Boyer Cellars where you can enjoy the b...

Boyer Cellars
405 Boyer Nursery Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-398-7536
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OCT4

Pick-Your-Own Apple Harvest!

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

Smithsonian’s American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith Exhibition at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor

Friday, October 4, 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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OCT4

The Long, Long, Long, Long Dinner Party

Friday, October 4, 2019

In a first-of-its-kind event for Gettysburg, Main Street Gettysburg will host an open-air fundraiser and potluck dinner party in the heart of downtown Friday. The event will s...

Downtown Gettysburg
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-3491
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OCT4

Tommy McCann at the GO Too!

Friday, October 4, 2019

He found his way back to the Garryowen, and just in time! Join us and our long time friend Tommy McCann for an evening of classic acoustic covers in the cozy setting of our Up...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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OCT4

Break City Drowners with Trading the Inside at the GO

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Who's ready for a heavy night of music, whiskey and Guinness?! We have Break City Drowners and Trading the Inside coming to you from York, PA ready to punish your ear...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2719
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OCT5

Calling All Angels Spirit Theater & Events

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Don’t miss this mystical performance with Author and Spiritual Translator, Sharon Young. Sharon will keep you engaged with her high energy and passion as she d...

Sky Breakfast Room at Best Western
301 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
833-SPIRIT3
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OCT5

Civil War Barn Dance

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Music, dancing, good food and fun will come together again at the Civil War Barn Dance at the beautiful Beech Springs Farm. Sponsored by the Historic Gettysburg Adam...

Beech Springs Farm
784 Mt. Carmel Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-5185
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