Events for Gettysburg and surrounding Adams County

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CANCELED – The Met Opera: Live in HD

*Remaining event dates for this event have been canceled. The Met: Live in HD is presented on the Majestic Theater’s giant screen with backstage interviews with the stars. Upcoming MET Live in H...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200

CANCELED – Great Art on Screen

*This event has been canceled. “Great Art on Screen” is a series of event documentaries featuring an in-depth look at the most extraordinary and groundbreaking art masters of their time....

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200

Tipsy Tuesday Happy Hour

Tuesday the 14th, July, 2020

Come in and enjoy $1 off any chilled or non chilled bottle of wine at J & P Winery! Our robust wine selection includes over 40 varieties of wine from barrel aged dry to ice wine and sweet. ...

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

Summer “Walks Through History” – “When Heartbeats Measure Time: Battlefield Surgical Care at Gettysburg”

Tuesday the 14th, July, 2020

What would a practicing Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist think about the Surgical, Anesthesia and medical care of Union and Confederate Soldiers in the Civil War? J...

Wheatfield Tour Stop 9 on Gettysburg National Miliary Park
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Seitzland Special

Friday the 17th, July, 2020

Enjoy a scenic, open-air ride (weather permitting) through the beautiful countryside of York County on a historic railway that dates back to the late 1820s. Ride along to at the only place in the worl...

Northern Central Railway
2 West Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370

POSTPONED – Free Dobbin House Tours

Friday the 17th, July, 2020

*These tours have been suspended until further notice. Enjoy a FREE, guided, hour-plus tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, the Dobbin House. This popular and highly-rated presentat...

Dobbin House Tavern
89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2100

Dovetail Live at PloughTap

Friday the 17th, July, 2020

Bringing a bit of green, rural Northern Adams County to historic Lincoln Square in Gettysburg, Ploughman Cider Taproom serves our own ciders plus local beers, wines, and distilled spirits from the Co...

Ploughman Cider Taproom
14 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Christine & The Road King at the National Apple Museum

Friday the 17th, July, 2020

Ray Owen has been treating audiences to his captivating blend of original songwriting, story telling and humor for a long time and will be bringing his latest act to Biglerville for our National Appl...

National Apple Museum
154 W Hanover St, Biglerville, PA 17307

Antique & Vintage Outdoor Market

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

Join us for the best monthly Antique & Vintage Outdoor Market in the area! Conveniently located behind Gap Factory at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg. Enjoy a day of treasure hunting, f...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9705

Civil War Encampment & Living History

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

Two days of special events commemorate Civil War history at the actual encampment sites of J.E.B. Stuart’s Cavalry and Sykes’ Union V Corps.  Cavalry, Infantry and Artillery drills, living histor...

Union Mills Homestead
3311 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, Maryland Union Mills Homestead
410-848-2288

Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

Gettysburg National Military Park Licensed Guide will do the presentation on Double Decker Bus (weather permitting). Tour is two hours in length and covers all three days that took place in Gettysburg...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Haunted Bus Tour

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

To add to this adventure and give our guests what they want in a tour we are adding an unexpected twist and scare to the traditional “bus tour”. On this 1 hour 45 minute journey you will still dep...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Celebrate Christmas All Year – Spirit Dinner Theater & Events “Past, Present & Future”

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

Yes, we are open and celebrating Christmas all year in Gettysburg with spiritual translator and medium, Sharon Young! The performance takes place in the beautiful Skyroom, table seating, limited to 20...

Sky Breakfast Room
301 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
833-SPIRIT3

Seitzland Special No 17

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

Enjoy a scenic, open-air ride (weather permitting) through the beautiful countryside of York County on a historic railway that dates back to the late 1820s. Ride along to at the only place in the worl...

Northern Central Railway
2 West Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370

Leadership Misfires: A 20/20 Look

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

Join Licensed Battlefield Guides as they discuss the leadership of the Battle of Gettysburg through specific events that took place over the 3-day battle. Space is limited, and programs vary by guide....

Gettysburg Heritage Center Museum
297 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Gettysburg National 19th Century Base Ball Festival

Saturday the 18th, July, 2020

*The 2020 Base Ball Festival has been cancelled. Vintage baseball teams from around the country will gather in Gettysburg to compete in a different kind of baseball tournament. The games will be playe...

Schroeder Farm
965 Pumping Station Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
410-967-7482

Live on the Terrace with Nick Staver

Sunday the 19th, July, 2020

Come on out for a Sunday at the farm as we enjoy some great live music by Nick Staver on the lawn. Nick’s style is a blend of Blues and Roots with an iconic vocal style inspired by Blues and Jaz...

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Rd, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631

Pour Tour Shuttle–Wine Sunday

Sunday the 19th, July, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

POSTPONED – DSP Shows presents Tommy Emmanuel, CGP

Sunday the 19th, July, 2020

*This event has been postponed. Date TBD. Anytime you talk to any of Tommy Emmanuel’s fans, whether musicians or civilians, invariably they will speak of not one but two qualities that define hi...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200

Yoga in the Park

Saturday the 25th, July, 2020

Yoga in the park is designed for all levels of experience with opportunities to deepen your practice both mentally and physically. We will meet at the Gettysburg Recreation Park behind the amphitheate...

Gettysburg Recreation Park
Howard Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Secret Sunday

Sunday the 19th, July, 2020

Join Ploughman Cider Taproom for cold cider and crisp tunes on the Square this Sunday! ...

Ploughman Cider Taproom
14 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Ghost Stories Around the Bonfire

Sunday the 19th, July, 2020

Enjoy local Gettysburg ghost lore and site-specific stories about paranormal experiences around the fire at Battlefield B&B. When weather requires, performances will be moved inside to the 1809 Fa...

Battlefield Bed & Breakfast
2264 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
917-449-9199

Goat Yoga

Sunday the 19th, July, 2020

Join us at the Land of Little Horses for an exciting evening of Goat Yoga! This is a beginner level yoga session and we ask that you bring your own towel and yoga mat. Come enjoy a 45-minute yoga ses...

Land of Little Horses
123 Glenwood Dr, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7259

Kids Table: Fun with Food Camp – ages 8-10

Monday the 20th, July, 2020

Develop your inner chef and confidence in the kitchen as you learn to prepare fresh food and veggies and put a new spin on your favorite dishes. Learn to measure and read recipes for new dishes, too. ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Sewing for Your Room – ages 12 and up

Monday the 20th, July, 2020

This camp is for students with some sewing experience. Campers will focus on stitching and increasing their skill level with projects like a quilt square pillow, pillowcase, shoe bag, laundry bag and ...

125 S Washington St. Gettysburg, PA
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Sweet Treat Baking Around the World – ages 7-10

Monday the 20th, July, 2020

Bake and decorate desserts and edible treats from all over the world! We’ll explore places like Turkey, Greece, Spain and Egypt with our taste buds, making treats like Turkish delight, baklava, flan...

125 S Washington St. Gettysburg, PA
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
7173345006

Sewing is Fun – ages 10-12

Monday the 20th, July, 2020

Join this beginner’s class where students learn to use the sewing machine and practice basic hand stitches. Projects include a computer sleeve, pillow and tote bag. Sewing machines and fabrics are p...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Under the Sea – ages 5-7

Monday the 20th, July, 2020

“Each little clam here, know how to jam here…Each little slug here, cuttin’ a rug here – that’s why it’s better down where it’s wetter, under the sea!” Explore the sea’s colorful cre...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

No Bake Summer Class Series at Hollabaugh’s

Tuesday the 21st, July, 2020

We are excited to be able to start offering our adult classes again and are taking steps to ensure that all participants and HBI staff stay healthy and have a great delicious summer! Here is what you ...

Hollabaugh Bro's
545 Carlisle Rd., Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

CliftonStrengths Workshop

Thursday the 23rd, July, 2020

Knowing precisely what makes each of us uniquely human is a strength, and not knowing what makes us uniquely human presents each of us with a tremendous opportunity. Now, and perhaps more than ever, w...

In studio or online
48 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-420-5877

Kids’ Night

Friday the 24th, July, 2020

Kids’ Night returns for a second year here at the farm! Admission for kids 2 and older are $5 each which includes: games, crafts, wagon rides, small ice cream and themed activities. Parents are admi...

545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412

Hanover Dutch Festival

Saturday the 25th, July, 2020

Delicious foods, handmade crafts, classic cars, and great music – combined, these traditions have drawn thousands of people to downtown Hanover for three decades for the Hanover Dutch Festival...

Downtown Hanover
Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-637-6130

Family Cooking Class: Blueberry Pie Cones at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 25th, July, 2020

We are excited to be able to start offering our family classes again and are taking steps to ensure that all parents, children and HBI staff stay healthy and have a great delicious summer! Here is wha...

Hollabaugh Bro's
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412

Bands at Gettysburg

Saturday the 25th, July, 2020

Come out to Gettysburg for this live music event to help raise money for Adams County Children’s Advocacy Center. This charity helps children who have been sexually or physically abused. Nine ba...

Allstar Family Fun & Events Complex
2638 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Live on the Terrace with the Kirk Wise Duo

Sunday the 26th, July, 2020

Enjoy a beautiful Sunday at the farm with live music by the Kirk Wise Duo on the lawn. Kirk’s musical style is influenced by greats such as Jim Croce, Steve Miller, Eric Clapton, Frank Sinatra, ...

Adams County Winery
251 Peach Tree Rd, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-4631

Pour Tour Shuttle–Beer Sunday

Sunday the 26th, July, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Japanese Teapot Set – ages 12 and up

Monday the 27th, July, 2020

Create a Japanese-inspired teapot and set of cups and start your own tea drinking tradition. Design and sketch out your teapot, and then create and embellish your collection for a unique and fabulou...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Wizarding Writers: Creating Characters through Writing – ages 9-12

Monday the 27th, July, 2020

Let your imagination run wild as you learn to develop characters as incredible and unique as Harry Potter, Matilda and Percy Jackson. Campers will practice writing, sketching, storyboarding and other ...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Pottery Camp – ages 9-11

Monday the 27th, July, 2020

Let’s have fun getting messy while exploring hand building techniques using stoneware clay.  You’ll learn how to roll, carve and work with slab while building awesome works of functional art like...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
7173345006

Pottery Camp – ages 9-11

Monday the 27th, July, 2020

Let’s have fun getting messy while exploring hand building techniques using stoneware clay. You’ll learn how to roll, carve and work with slab while building awesome works of functional art like b...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Sweet Treat Baking Around the World – ages 11-14

Monday the 27th, July, 2020

Bake and decorate desserts and edible treats from all over the world! We’ll explore places like Turkey, Greece, Spain and Egypt with our taste buds, making treats like Turkish delight, baklava, flan...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

CANCELED – South Mountain Fair

Tuesday the 28th, July, 2020

*This event has been canceled. A small country fair featuring rides for the kids, barns filled with farm animals, many homemade needlework exhibits, photography, home canned fruits and vegetables, fre...

South Mountain Fairgrounds
615 Narrows Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-9663

POSTPONED – Rocky Bleier: The Play

Friday the 31st, July, 2020

*This event has been postponed. Date TBD. Four-time Super Bowl champion, Rocky Bleier, performs his one-man show, The Play, based on his almost unbelievable life story. Directed by Scott C. Wise and w...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200

Pour Tour Shuttle–Beer Friday

Friday the 31st, July, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

West Side Story

Friday the 31st, July, 2020

Theatre a Go-Go presents West Side Story inspired by the timeless story of Romeo and Juliet, West Side Story takes Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers, and places them in the battleground of New Y...

Totem Pole Playhouse
PO Box 603, 9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222-0603
717-352-2164

50th Annual Old-Fashioned Corn Roast Festival

Saturday the 1st, August, 2020

Come enjoy an old-fashioned meal featuring corn roasted in the husk, served at your table. Meal ticket buys: Serving of fried chicken, applesauce, sliced tomatoes, roll and butter, iced tea or lemonad...

Union Mills Homestead
3311 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, Maryland Union Mills Homestead
410-848-2288

Get into the Spirit – “I Believe”

Saturday the 1st, August, 2020

Live performance with spiritual leader and medium Sharon Young. Come learn the many ways we receive signs and messages from our loved ones in the spirit world, sense their presence, open your heart t...

SkyBreakfast Room
301 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
833-774-7483

Hickory Bridge Farm’s “Music to your Ears”

Sunday the 2nd, August, 2020

A wonderful addition to your dining experience at Hickory Bridge Farm – enjoy a variety of musical genres offered select dates throughout the year. Hickory Bridge is well known for their ho...

Hickory Bridge Farm
96 Hickory Bridge Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-642-5261

Next Step Guitar – ages 12 & up

Monday the 3rd, August, 2020

You’ll be amazed how many songs you can play with just a few chord combinations! This camp is for students with some guitar experience who want to develop their skills using the CAGED system. Learn ...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Super Hero – ages 6-8

Monday the 3rd, August, 2020

Superman says, “There’s a super hero in all of us!” Use your super powers to re-create your favorite super-hero or to come up with a brand new one! Write a story; design and make your own hero o...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Explore an Art Museum – ages 7-9

Monday the 3rd, August, 2020

Create 2D & 3D works of art inspired by the masters! Students will create a paper mâché Egyptian mug, produce pre-historic cave art, explore the color and brush work of Van Gogh, venture into ab...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Express Yourself – Creative Writing for Teens – ages 13 and up

Monday the 3rd, August, 2020

Learn to be a creative writer and thinker by using informal, playful and expressive writing exercises as a way to strengthen your ability to creatively reduce inner turmoil and increase calmness. Disc...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Express Yourself! Creative Writing for Teens – ages 13 and up

Monday the 3rd, August, 2020

Learn to be a creative writer and thinker by using informal, playful and expressive writing exercises as a way to strengthen your ability to creatively reduce inner turmoil and increase calmness. Disc...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Explore an Art Museum – ages 7-9

Monday the 3rd, August, 2020

Create 2D and 3D works of art inspired by the masters! Students will create a paper mâché Egyptian mug, produce pre-historic cave art, explore the color and brush work of Van Gogh, venture into abst...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Aspiring Master Chefs in the Kitchen – ages 13-17

Monday the 3rd, August, 2020

If you know your way around a kitchen and want to explore techniques in creating sauces, dressings, dips, spreads and soups, this camp is for you. By the end of the week, you will be able to “wow”...

Online Zoom CLass
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717-334-5006

CANCELED – Exploring Historic Flohr’s Church Cemetery (Walking Tour)

Tuesday the 4th, August, 2020

*This event has been canceled. Located in Franklin Township between McKnightstown and Cashtown, Flohr’s Lutheran Church is one of the earliest German Lutheran congregations in the area. With headsto...

Flohr's Church Cemetery
598 Old Route 30, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-4723

Georgia Your Sister Is Dead

Thursday the 6th, August, 2020

Return with us to 8:30am, July 3rd, 1863. Jennie Wade has just been killed. Her mother, who witnessed the death hasn’t had time to comprehend the tragedy. As a ghost she continues to piece together...

777 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1156

First Friday – Gettysburg Style!

Friday the 7th, August, 2020

Come to Gettysburg the First Friday of every month for special events, discounts and more! Be sure to look for the First Friday flags that signify participating businesses. Visit us online for deta...

Gettysburg Area Retail Merchants Association
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Peach Weekend

Friday the 7th, August, 2020

Stop in and try our Juicy Peach Wine or get a Peach Mango Wine Slushy all weekend long! We nourish our vines through the spring and summer so we can produce robust flavors. At the time of harvest, the...

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

Bounty of the County

Friday the 7th, August, 2020

Celebrate the bounty of harvest from orchards around Adams County with the annual Bounty of the County foodie event. Chefs at restaurants around Adams County have crafted special menus that ...

Gettysburg and Biglerville Restaurants
Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-677-7444

Gettysburg Rocks

Friday the 7th, August, 2020

Gettysburg Rocks is a bi-annual music festival, held in February and August. The festival features over 130 live bands across multiple venues in the Gettysburg area. The event benefits Four Diamonds, ...

Various Locations
Various locations, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2200

Pour Tour Shuttle–Wine Friday

Friday the 7th, August, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

World War II

Saturday the 8th, August, 2020

See a different side of Gettysburg, with this look at the people and places that played a part in World War II. You will visit a prisoner-of-war camp. Learn why an intelligence camp was located here, ...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

30th Annual Peach Festival at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 8th, August, 2020

Our annual Peach Fest weekend is always full of great family activities and awesome food. And, of course peaches, peaches and MORE PEACHES! We hope you will plan to join us for Peach Fest 2020! Highl...

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

Fun Behind the Lens Photo Camp – ages 12-16

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Say cheese! Learn how to take great photos, experiment with composition and expand your camera’s boundaries by using still subjects and class members as models. Camera in hand, you will take a walki...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Painting with Watercolor – ages 12-16

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Create a landscape, seascape and still life with watercolor while learning wet-on-wet and wet-on-dry techniques. Learn how to splatter and texturize with brushwork to create realistic effects. Instruc...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Painting with Watercolor – ages 12-16

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Create a landscape, seascape and still life with watercolor while learning wet-on-wet and wet-on-dry techniques. Learn how to splatter and texturize with brushwork to create realistic effects. Instruc...

Online Zoom Class
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717-334-5006

Throw a Pot for Advanced – ages 11 and up

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

This camp is for campers with wheel throwing experience.  You will work on more involved wheel throwing projects to include hand building techniques to incorporate into your thrown pieces. Instructo...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Exploring Fun Printmaking Technique – ages 10-12

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Transfer your favorite images and patterns to a variety of surfaces as you explore the art of printmaking, including gel plate printing and Pennsylvania’s unique clay monoprints, where prints are ma...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Painting with Watercolor – ages 12-16

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Create a landscape, seascape and still life with watercolor while learning wet-on-wet and wet-on-dry techniques. Learn how to splatter and texturize with brushwork to create realistic effects. Instruc...

On Line -Zoom CLass
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7173345006

Fun with Baking – ages 10-12

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Discover how fun it is to bake from scratch. Learn to measure, read recipes, and mix and create yummy, healthy treats, such as soft pretzels, brownies, sweet and savory tarts, and more. Yum! Instruc...

Adams County Arts Council
125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Exploring Fun Printmaking Techniques – ages 12-16

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Transfer your favorite images and patterns to a variety of surfaces as you explore the art of printmaking, including gel plate printing and Pennsylvania’s unique clay monoprints, where prints are ma...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Fun with Baking – ages 10-12

Monday the 10th, August, 2020

Discover how fun it is to bake from scratch. Learn to measure, read recipes, and mix and create yummy, healthy treats, such as soft pretzels, brownies, sweet and savory tarts, and more. Yum! Limited a...

Arts Education Center
125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

CANCELED – Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival

Thursday the 13th, August, 2020

*The 2020 August Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival has been canceled. It will be held as planned in 2021. Internationally acclaimed bluegrass festival in Gettysburg! Four days of music on two stages, info...

Granite Hill Camping Resort
3340 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-642-8749

POSTPONED – Rich Little

Friday the 14th, August, 2020

*This event has been postponed to Friday, August 14th. Rich Little is a master mimic of more than 200 voices, and a show business legend who has appeared on TV variety shows hosted by Johnny Carson, E...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200

We Will Rock You

Friday the 14th, August, 2020

An incredible jukebox musical based on the songs of British rock band Queen with a book by Ben Elton. The musical tells the story of a group of Bohemians who struggle to restore the free exchange of t...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692

Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Sunday

Sunday the 16th, August, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Yoga on the Hill

Sunday the 16th, August, 2020

Begin your morning with a gentle all levels practice in the beautiful, serene setting at Hauser Hill. Yoga is a beautiful blend of movement and breath that can bring improved mobility, balance and...

Hauser Estate
410 Cashtown Rd, Biglerville, PA 17307
202-841-7287

Fights For the Flag at Gettysburg

Tuesday the 18th, August, 2020

Historic Gettysburg -Adams County Educational Speaker Series: It was a great honor to carry your flag for your regiment. Join licensed Battlefield Guide, Deb Novatny, as she shares many interesting st...

G.A.R. Hall
53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, Pa 17325
717-334-8312

Quarterly Sales Meeting

Thursday the 20th, August, 2020

Quarterly sales meetings are open to all partners who are interested in learning more about group tour, meetings and the international market. These meetings are also a great way to connect with other...

Destination Gettysburg
1560 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-5884

Love, Sex and the IRS

Friday the 21st, August, 2020

Theatre a Go-Go presents Love, Sex, and the IRS. Jon Trachtman and Leslie Arthur are out of work musicians who room together in New York City. To save money, Jon has been filing tax returns listi...

Totem Pole Playhouse
PO Box 603, 9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222-0603
717-352-2164

Mommy and Me Fairy Garden Tea Party

Saturday the 22nd, August, 2020

Enjoy your time together before school kicks back into full swing with our magical fairy tea party! The five-course menu will feature the perfect child-size foods for all to enjoy. Check our webs...

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

CANCELED – Gettysburg Brew Fest

Saturday the 22nd, August, 2020

*This event has been canceled. The Gettysburg Brew Fest is a 3.5 hour unlimited sampling experience for craft beer (and hard cider) aficionados. The Brew Fest is a production of Brew Fest Partners and...

Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg , PA 17325

2020 Battle of Gettysburg

Saturday the 22nd, August, 2020

*This event has been rescheduled for August 22nd-23rd. Don’t miss the 157th Anniversary Battle of Gettysburg with battle reenactments, artillery and cavalry demonstrations, living history, tours...

The Daniel Lady Farm
888 Hanover Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
240-469-8642

Family Cooking Class: Vegetable Sushi at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 29th, August, 2020

We are excited to be able to start offering our family classes again and are taking steps to ensure that all parents, children and HBI staff stay healthy and have a great delicious summer! Here is wha...

Hollabaugh Bro's
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412

CANCELED – A Walk Among Heroes: WWII Veterans in the National Cemetery

Tuesday the 1st, September, 2020

*This event has been canceled. Join us at Valentine Hall for a special program on the Soldiers’ National Cemetery at Gettysburg and learn how the cemetery grew from its original Civil War design to ...

Valentine Hall
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4723

100 Years of Community Service: From Annie M Warner to Gettysburg Hospital

Tuesday the 1st, September, 2020

Ronald Krablin, MD, and Roseann McGlade, RN, are co-editors of the centennial history of The Gettysburg Hospital. This recently published book has been a work of love and commitment on their parts as ...

Valentine Hall
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4723

World War II

Saturday the 5th, September, 2020

See a different side of Gettysburg, with this look at the people and places that played a part in World War II. You will visit a prisoner-of-war camp. Learn why an intelligence camp was located here, ...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Sunday

Sunday the 6th, September, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

A Transformational Journey from Gettysburg

Wednesday the 9th, September, 2020

Join us for our three-day leadership development experience in which we use the lens of the Civil War to examine modern leadership and business challenges. Our faculty of business thought leaders, bat...

The David Wills House
1264 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9971

Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival

Saturday the 12th, September, 2020

Where North meets South, let's drink wine! Enjoy a fall weekend at central PA's premier wine event. Sample and purchase wine from 27 Pennsylvania wineries, take in offerings from more than 50 ...

Gateway Gettysburg
Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8151

Veterans of U.S. Colored Troops from Gettysburg and Adams County

Tuesday the 15th, September, 2020

Historic Gettysburg – Adams County Educational Speakers Series: Compiled by the Adams County Historical Society, presenter Deb McCauslin will share letters, stories and statistics about these ...

G.A.R. Hall
53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8312

Cole Porter’s Anything Goes

Friday the 4th, September, 2020

A hilarious shipboard romp wrapped in one of Cole Porter’s most magical scores. It’s Delightful, Delicious, and De-Lovely! Featuring toe tapping choreography and memorable show tunes such...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692

World War II Weekend

Saturday the 19th, September, 2020

The public is invited to tour World War II encampments of over 500 living historians portraying Allied and Axis troops at Eisenhower National Historic Site’s World War II Weekend. Living history...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114

Ladies’ Autumn Bounty Tea at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 19th, September, 2020

It is the time for bountiful harvests and delicious local goods highlighted for our September Tea. Check our website for the full menu! This event is open to all ladies – teens and up. Register ...

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

Snack Town Brewfest

Saturday the 19th, September, 2020

*This event was rescheduled for September 19th. Meshing Hanover’s rich snack food heritage with local craft beer and wine, Snack Town Brewfest features 40 craft breweries and wineries along with...

Good Field
50 N. Forney Ave., Hanover, PA 17331
717-637-6130

Historic Barns Tour of Gettysburg and Adams County

Saturday the 19th, September, 2020

*This event has been rescheduled for September 18th, 2021. Walk back in time as you visit seven historic barns in Adams County, PA. Drive to each barn in any order you choose and stay as long as you l...

Start of Tour, Historic Round Barn and Farm Market
298 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-420-6500

Adams County Heritage Festival

Sunday the 20th, September, 2020

*This event has been canceled for 2020. The Adams County Heritage Festival is a celebration of ethnic music, food, and crafts that reflects the multicultural atmosphere of Adams County, Pennsylvania....

Gettysburg Area Recreation Park
545 Long Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-9171

Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Friday

Friday the 25th, September, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Gettysburg Outdoor Antique Show

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

*The spring show has been rescheduled for June 13th. Sprawling out from Gettysburg’s historic Lincoln Square, the antique event is billed as a “buyers and sellers” paradise, with high quality an...

Downtown Gettysburg
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Family Cooking Class: Johnny Appleseed Celebration at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

We are excited to be able to start offering our family classes again and are taking steps to ensure that all parents, children and HBI staff stay healthy and have a great delicious summer! Here is wha...

Hollabaugh Bro's
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412

Haunted Bus Tour

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

To add to this adventure and give our guests what they want in a tour we are adding an unexpected twist and scare to the traditional “bus tour”. On this 1 hour 45 minute journey you will still dep...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

15th Annual Maryland Microbrewery Festival 2020

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

The Maryland Microbrewery Festival is a fun-packed celebration that promotes the best of Maryland’s handcrafted and distinctive microbrews. Numerous Maryland brewers will be attending, all true ...

Union Mills Homestead
3311 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, Maryland 21158
410-848-2288

National Apple Harvest Festival

Saturday the 3rd, October, 2020

*The 2020 National Apple Harvest Festival has been canceled. The National Apple Harvest Festival, which is held during the first two full weekends in October, has been celebrating beautiful crafts, gr...

South Mountain Fairgrounds
615 Narrows Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-9413

Apple Harvest Festival Weekends at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 3rd, October, 2020

While the main festival takes place at the South Mountain Fairgrounds just a few miles from the farm, no trip to Adams County would be complete without a stop at the market to stock up on all things a...

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

Labrador Retriever Club National Show

Monday the 5th, October, 2020

Please join us in Gettysburg, PA. Using a line from the Moving Gettysburg Address, Help Us: Celebrate “THE FULL MEASURE” of our Labradors Devotion! Be it in the ring, the field or cuddling...

Allstar Eisenhower Complex
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Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour

Saturday the 10th, October, 2020

Gettysburg National Military Park Licensed Guide will do the presentation on Double Decker Bus (weather permitting). Tour is two hours in length and covers all three days that took place in Gettysburg...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Pour Tour Shuttle–Beer Saturday

Saturday the 10th, October, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Fall Seminar 2020 – Overlooked & Often Not Visited

Friday the 16th, October, 2020

The 2020 Spring Seminar will kickoff on Friday evening, October 16 at 6:30pm with participant registration and a reception at the Gettysburg Heritage Center at 297 Steinwehr Ave. Beginning at 7pm that...

Hilton Garden Inn
1061 York Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

RESCHEDULED: Gettysburg Festival of Races

Sunday the 18th, October, 2020

***This event has been rescheduled for October 18th, 2020. What does this mean to people who registered already?  You are automatically moved into the fall event and don’t need to do anything, just...

Around Gettysburg
East Broadway, Gettysburg, PA 17325
866-329-9382

Introducing Rosie the Riveter, Don’t mess with Harry the Neck! & Other Gettysburg Town Unknowns

Tuesday the 20th, October, 2020

Historic Gettysburg-Adams County Educational Speakers Series: Licensed Battlefield Guide, Fairleigh Dickinson University instructor and reenactor, Elaine Leslie, has compiled intriguing short stories ...

G.A.R. Hall
53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8312

Annual Harvest Day & Parade

Saturday the 24th, October, 2020

The Annual Harvest Day & Parade takes place "On the Square" in New Oxford, PA with events that include: craft & food vendors, free kid’s activities and an exciting parade that ...

New Oxford Center Square
Center Square, New Oxford, PA 17350
717-624-2800

Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Friday

Friday the 30th, October, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of wineries, breweries, cideries and distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

Ghost Stories in the Parlor with Lance Windish

Monday the 2nd, November, 2020

Enjoy local Gettysburg ghost lore and site-specific stories about paranormal experiences here at Battlefield B&B in the cozy Parlor of our 1809 Farmhouse. Lance Windish is a professional acto...

Battlefield Bed and Breakfast Inn
2264 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
917-449-9199

Honk! Jr. The Ugly Duckling Musical

Friday the 6th, November, 2020

Honk! JR. is a heartwarming celebration of being different that is sure to delight audiences of all ages with its sparkling wit, unique charm and memorable score. Witty and hilarious, but also deeply...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692

World War II

Saturday the 7th, November, 2020

See a different side of Gettysburg, with this look at the people and places that played a part in World War II. You will visit a prisoner-of-war camp. Learn why an intelligence camp was located here, ...

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours
778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
877-680-8687

What Did Your Ancestors Do For a Living? Business & Employment in Adams County, 1880-1930

Tuesday the 10th, November, 2020

Join longtime ACHS Volunteer Bonnie Richardson as we explore the types of businesses and occupations that existed in Adams County over a century ago. While you may have heard of some of them, many of ...

Valentine Hall
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4723

Tea Time at Hickory Bridge Farm

Tuesday the 10th, November, 2020

Excitement is in the air during ”tea time” at Hickory Bridge Farm. Everyone appreciates the details including lace tablecloths, tea cozies, fresh flowers and a delicious menu paired with specialt...

Hickory Bridge Farm
96 Hickory Bridge Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-642-5261

Follow the 20th Maine on the Battlefield, The Chamberlain you Never Knew

Saturday the 14th, November, 2020

First, join us for a battlefield walk for this two-part event. We will meet at Little Round Top and join Ted Chamberlain, aka Joshua Chamberlain, as we walk to the 20th Maine monument with General C...

Little Round Top and Dobbin House Tavern
89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9508

Dedication Day – Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address

Thursday the 19th, November, 2020

November 19, the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address and the Dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery, was formally designated as Dedication Day, by a joint resolution of the U.S. Sena...

Gettysburg Soldiers' National Cemetery
Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
203-770-3421

Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies

Saturday the 21st, November, 2020

Join us in honoring the soldiers and civilians of the American Civil War in this special annual parade. The parade will line up on Middle Street and then proceed to Baltimore Street and then turn onto...

Middle St., Baltimore St. & Steinwehr Ave.
Middle St., Baltimore St. & Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
740-369-3722

Remembrance Day Illumination

Saturday the 21st, November, 2020

Gettysburg Foundation presents the Annual Remembrance Day Illumination in the Gettysburg Soldiers’ National Cemetery (weather permitting). The commemoration features a luminary candle on al...

Soldiers' National Cemetery
97 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Christkindlmarkt

Saturday the 21st, November, 2020

Come and join us for a German style Christmas Mart. The Shrivers, who founded Union Mills, were grandsons of German immigrants leaders in the German-speaking community in Piedmont, Maryland. Our Chris...

Union Mills Homestead
3311 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, Maryland Union Mills Homestead
410-848-2288

2020 Original Civil War Ball

Saturday the 21st, November, 2020

Attend the Original Civil War Ball supporting monument preservation at Gettysburg National Military Park. Music for the evening will be by the Philadelphia Brigade Band and dances will be led by the V...

Wyndham Gettysburg
95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325
414-712-4655

Five Christmases at the Shriver House

Thursday the 26th, November, 2020

Thanksgiving evening is the beginning of the Christmas holiday season at the Shriver House Museum in Gettysburg. The Shriver family moved into their new home just before the Christmas of 1860. In anti...

Shriver House Museum
309 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-2800

An Eisenhower Christmas

Tuesday the 1st, December, 2020

Experience President Dwight “Ike” and Mamie Eisenhower’s holiday decorations in their Gettysburg home. Tickets and shuttle bus to the site are required. Historic nativity scenes from...

Eisenhower National Historic Site
1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-338-9114

Gingerbread Celebration & Holiday Mart

Friday the 4th, December, 2020

The Annual Gingerbread Celebration will be part of the inaugural Gettysburg Christmas Festival. Enjoy a gallery of gingerbread creations, holiday art mart and activities for families. Bring plenty of ...

TBD
TBD, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

A Gettysburg Christmas Festival

Friday the 4th, December, 2020

Join us in historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania for an unforgettable holiday experience. Kick off the holiday season with food, entertainment, art and fun for the entire family. Join the downtown Gettysb...

Downtown Gettysburg
Downtown Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Scary Ghost Stories and Tales of Glories

Friday the 4th, December, 2020

CHRISTMAS 1863  On Christmas Eve 1863 the Mother of Jennie Wade, Mary, was still coping with the death of her 20 year old daughter.  Jennie was the only civilian to die during the infamous battle w...

Jennie Wade House Museum
548 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1156

Dark Side of Christmas

Friday the 4th, December, 2020

The Dark Side of Christmas will feature Folklore, Legends, Tales and History surrounding The Villains of the Season. From Krampas to Belsnickel with a variety of others. Join a Ghostly Images Guide in...

777 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-1156 or 717-334-6296

The 6th Annual HGAC “Homespun Christmas”

Friday the 4th, December, 2020

Enjoy a holiday open house at the Historic G.A.R. Hall. Shop hand crafted holiday gifts, home baked goods and light refreshments. ...

G.A.R. Hall
53 East Middle Street,, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-637-4444

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Tuesday the 8th, December, 2020

Since its first presentation in 1987, this production of A Christmas Carol has been celebrated by thousands of theatergoers and had become a favorite holiday tradition for young and old alike. A Chris...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200

Annual Holiday Tuba Carol Fest

Friday the 11th, December, 2020

Tuba players from around the country will join together to play Christmas carols in Gettysburg, Pa. It’s truly a magical performance as crowds gather to join in the merriment and come tog...

Lincoln Square, Gettysburg , PA 17325
717-334-7719

Ladies’ Holiday Tea at Hollabaugh Bro’s

Saturday the 12th, December, 2020

As the cold and rush of the holiday season are closing in, join us and enjoy a tasty meal with special holiday tea flavors before the pressure of holiday entertaining falls on your shoulders. ...

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

Free Dobbin House Tours

Saturday the 12th, December, 2020

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 built in 1776 by the Reverand...

Dobbin House Tavern
89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2100

Annual Holiday House Tour and Tasting

Saturday the 12th, December, 2020

You will be able tour homes or business that are charming and unique and decorated for the season. Learn the history and get a sample of food and drink at each place. Get to know what Gettysburg has t...

Inns of the Gettysburg Area
40 Hospital Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-9508

New Year’s Eve Celebration

Thursday the 31st, December, 2020

Welcome in the New Year Gettysburg-style with music, magic, dancing in the street, fireworks and more! All programs are free and presented by the Arts Council through our partnership with Gettysburg B...

Lincoln Square
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-5006

Gettysburg Brass Band Festival

Wednesday the 9th, June, 2021

*The 2020 Gettysburg Brass Band Festival will be virtual. 18 bands from 7 states, Indian, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia will be performi...

Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary
15 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6274

CANCELED – Tuba Open Golf Tournament

Thursday the 10th, June, 2021

*The 2020 Tuba Open Golf Tournament has been canceled. Support the Gettysburg Brass Band Festival at the Tuba Open Golf Tournament held at the beautiful Carroll Valley Golf Course. The format is a Scr...

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717-253-2244

CANCELED – Gettysburg Bike Week

Thursday the 8th, July, 2021

*Gettysburg Bike Week 2020 has been canceled. Gear up for Bike Week 2020! Join more than 30,000 motorcyclists in a bike show, field events, tattoo contests, daily poker runs, live music, fireworks and...

Allstar Events Complex
2638 Emmitsburg Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325