Events for Gettysburg and surrounding Adams County

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Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Sunday

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

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

Georgia Your Sister Is Dead

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

Adams County Heritage Festival

Sunday the 20th, September, 2020

*This event has been canceled for 2020. There will be an online Heritage Festival, with videos of musical performances and other material reflecting the purpose of the festival, at icpj-gettysburg.org...

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

VIRTUAL EVENT – World War II Weekend

Sunday the 20th, September, 2020

Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and state and local public health authorities, Eisenhower National Historic Site will not be hosting the onsite liv...

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717-338-9114

Yoga & Reiki at the Vineyard

Sunday the 20th, September, 2020

Come and join us for an all-levels yoga practice while taking in the spectacular view of the Halbrendt Vineyard. The yoga practice will include a guided meditation as well as reiki. Following the prac...

Halbrendt Vineyard & Winery
1150 Evergreen Way, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-253-0793

7th Annual Sweet Potato Festival

Sunday the 20th, September, 2020

Head to Thomason’s Olde Thyme Herb Farm and Gift Shop for the 7th Annual Sweet Potato Festival! Enjoy all things sweet potato including fries, soup, funnel cakes and whoopie pies! Shop the local...

Thomason's Olde Thyme Herb Farm and Gift Shop
170 Stoney Point Road, East Berlin, PA 17316

Seitzland Special

Sunday the 20th, September, 2020

Enjoy a scenic, open-air ride through the beautiful countryside of York County on a historic railway that dates back to the late 1820s. Ride along to Seitzland with the William H. Simpson No. 17, an...

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

POSTPONED – Free Dobbin House Tours

Sunday the 20th, September, 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

Live on the Terrace with Nathan Merovich

Sunday the 20th, September, 2020

Nathan Merovich joins us at Adams County Winery for Live on the Terrace on Sunday, September 20 from 1-4pm. Nathan has an authentic country sound from today’s top hits to the best outlaw country...

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

Hammered Silver Pendant

Tuesday the 22nd, September, 2020

Using the same hammering techniques learned in the hammered earring class, you will create a pendant by learning how to cut, fold on an angle, texture and antique your sterling pendant piece.   Lear...

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

Thirsty Yogis

Thursday the 24th, September, 2020

Enjoy a view of the Brew Works hops field while joining other yogis of all levels for a 45-minute gentle yoga practice. After class, our thirsty yogis can check out the refreshing brews, ciders, and n...

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works
290 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-334-3325

The Willys at PloughTap

Friday the 25th, September, 2020

The Willy’s are back! The weather is perfect, the cider is cold, it’s a harmonic convergence of great things for music-loving, cider-drinking Adams County citizens. This group – you ...

Ploughman Cider Taproom
14 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Live Music at Reid’s Winery and Cider House

Friday the 25th, September, 2020

All shows are free and open to the public. Wine, hard cider and food specials will be available all night. Music Schedule: September 12 – South Mountain Social September 18 – Mitch & D...

Reid's Winery: The Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537

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

Neil and Shannon live at the GO!

Friday the 25th, September, 2020

Neil & Shannon are back! Join us every last Friday of the month for this melodic duo. Singing some old, some new, and some Irish too. Don’t miss out on the fun. You can follow Neil and Shann...

Garryowen Irish Pub
126 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325

3rd Annual Dine in the Vineyard

Friday the 25th, September, 2020

Come out for our 3rd Annual Dine in the Vineyard at Halbrendt & Winery! A family style dinner will be served as you experience dining under the sky overlooking the vineyard with delicious food and...

Halbrendt Vineyard & Winery
1150 Evergreen Way, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-253-0793

Mark Twain BYO Picnic on the Glen Rock Express

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

Live and in person, Mark Twain with Henry H. Rogers, the Hell Hound Of Wall Street, and the Beautiferous Livy Clemens! Ride the train to Glen Rock, following the scenic York County Heritage Rail Trail...

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

Nick Andrew Staver/Food Drive at PloughTap

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

It’s Johnny Appleseed’s Birthday September 26 and we’re fortunate to have one of our area’s best-traveled and most generous talents joining us on the Square. Yes, Jonathan Chap...

Ploughman Cider Taproom
14 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Antique & Vintage Outdoor Market

Saturday the 26th, September, 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, food truc...

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

Chill at Hauser Hill- Pair of Aces Band

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

Fun night of dancing and relaxing. There will be a $10 entertainment/venue fee at the door. BRING YOUR OWN FOOD. Drinks available for purchase by Halbrendt Winery and Battlefield Brew Works/Distillery...

Hauser Hill Event Center
410 Cashtown Rd, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-752-0277

CANCELED – Hanover Dutch Festival

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

*The 2020 event has been canceled. Delicious foods, handmade crafts, classic cars, and great music – combined, these traditions have drawn thousands of people to downtown Hanover for three decades ...

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

Book Signing with Author, Lori Tillia-Meeker: Where Have All the Hospitals Gone?

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

Lori Tillia-Meeker will be at the Gettysburg Gift Center to talk with visitors and autograph copies of her book, “Where Have all the Hospitals Gone?: The Aftermath of the Battle of Gettysburg...

Gettysburg Heritage Center lobby
297 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6245

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

15th Annual Maryland Microbrewery Festival 2020

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

*The 2020 event has been canceled. Next year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, September 25, 2021, from 11am – 6pm. The Maryland Microbrewery Festival is a fun-packed celebration that pro...

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

Civil War Relic Show

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

America’s Premier Civil War relic and collector’s show.  Held at the Eisenhower All-Star Complex. Our 300+ tables are a great way to view and even purchase authentic Civil War artifacts. ...

Eisenhower All Star Complex
2638 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-778-7760

Yoga and Apples

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

Enjoy a beautiful and peaceful setting to practice an all-levels yoga class at the Hollabaugh Brothers Farm and Market. Immediately afterwards, join your fellow yogis and pick your own apples in the H...

545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, PA 17307, USA
545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, PA 17307
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CANCELED – Gettysburg Outdoor Antique Show

Saturday the 26th, September, 2020

*The fall 2020 show has been canceled. Sprawling out from Gettysburg’s historic Lincoln Square, the antique event is billed as a “buyers and sellers” paradise, with high quality antiques and col...

Downtown Gettysburg
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Seitzland Special

Sunday the 27th, September, 2020

Enjoy a scenic, open-air ride through the beautiful countryside of York County on a historic railway that dates back to the late 1820s. Ride along to Sietzland with our 1959 PA GP 9 at the only place ...

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

Live on the Terrace with Nick Staver

Sunday the 27th, September, 2020

Nick Staver joins us at Adams County Winery for the season’s final Live on the Terrace, Sunday, September 27th from 1-4pm. Adams County Winery’s Terrace Bistro will be open from Noon-4pm s...

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

Leadership Lessons from Lincoln Online Course

Monday the 28th, September, 2020

Online program that features personalized, two-way, real-time video conversations—including video breakout rooms—that allow Tigrett’s facilitators to achieve in-person results while accommodatin...

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717-334-9089

Trivia Night

Thursday the 1st, October, 2020

Trivia Night at Thirsty is back! Please note a few updates to our trivia night procedures: -Please provide your own writing utensils -Limited seating indoors, but players may also sit outside on the p...

Thirsty Farmer Brew Works
290 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307

Curbside Popcorn Sale

Friday the 2nd, October, 2020

Purchase ‘majestically’ delicious popcorn under the marquee First Fridays, 5-7pm! Majestic Theater staff will sell fresh popcorn in front of the theater on First Fridays throughout the fal...

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

Pour Tour Shuttle–Wine Friday

Friday the 2nd, 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

First Friday – Gettysburg Style!

Friday the 2nd, October, 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

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

A Taste of Apple Harvest Fundraiser

Saturday the 3rd, October, 2020

Did you know? Each year the Upper Adams Jaycees donate a majority of the proceeds from the National Apple Harvest Festival to Oakside Community Park. Due to the pandemic, the Festival was cancelled. D...

Oakside Community Park
2880 Table Rock Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-7820

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

Saturday the 3rd, October, 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

HABPI’s Ride for Trails 2020

Saturday the 3rd, October, 2020

Join HABPI for its fifth “Ride for Trails”.  After much research and discussion, we have decided to proceed with a modified ride this year to ensure a safe event for everyone. And to give...

Gettysburg Rec Park
545 Long Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-398-2949

Glen Rock Express

Saturday the 3rd, October, 2020

Travel the 5 miles to Glen Rock, PA and return to New Freedom with our 1959 GP 9 diesel locomotive at the only place in the world where an original Pennsylvania railroad locomotive runs on a genuine P...

Northern Centrail Railway
2 W Main Street, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370

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

Get into the Spirit – “I Believe”

Saturday the 3rd, October, 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

Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour

Saturday the 3rd, October, 2020

See the spectacular autumn sunset from Little Round Top on our Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour. Tour is two hours in length and covers all three days that took place in Gettysburg. You will depar...

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours
778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296

The Greatest Generation

Saturday the 3rd, October, 2020

Come visit both Allied and Axis forces from World War II.  Living History Programs, skirmishes and vehicle displays. ...

Historic Daniel Lady Farm
1008 Hanover Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-778-7760

Goat Yoga

Sunday the 4th, October, 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

Yoga and Fall Harvest on the Hill

Sunday the 4th, October, 2020

Relax with 45-minute gentle yoga on the terrace guided by Judy Redding followed by a 15-minute walking meditation on the picturesque Hauser Hill grounds led by Down Dog Gettysburg owner, Elle Everett....

Hauser Hill Event Center
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-752-0277

Marc Charisse on the Glen Rock Express

Sunday the 4th, October, 2020

Travel to Glen Rock, PA with our vintage 1959 PA GP 9 diesel locomotive at the only place in the world where an original Pennsylvania railroad locomotive runs on a genuine Pennsylvania rail line. Your...

Northern Central Railway
2 W Main Street, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370

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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World War II

Saturday the 10th, October, 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

Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour

Saturday the 10th, October, 2020

See the spectacular Autumn Sunset from Little Round Top on our Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour. Tour is two hours in length and covers all three days that took place in Gettysburg. You will depar...

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

Flower Skull Sip & Paint: Wine & Art

Saturday the 10th, October, 2020

This one of a kind event will guide you through painting a Flower Skull masterpiece, just in time for Halloween! Bring a friend and take in the Vineyard View at our cozy venue, while sipping artisan w...

Halbrendt Vineyard & Winery
1150 Evergreen Way, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-334-7784

Wild West Express

Saturday the 10th, October, 2020

Caution: Riders will experience the sights and sounds of gunfire during the ride. Witness the exploits of the infamous Jesse James and Younger Gang, a well-known group of 19th-century outlaws! During ...

Northern Central Railway
2 W Main Street, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370

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

CANCELED – Fall Seminar 2020 – Overlooked & Often Not Visited

Friday the 16th, October, 2020

*This event has been canceled. 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 Stein...

Hilton Garden Inn
1061 York Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Pour Tour Shuttle–Beer Friday

Friday the 16th, October, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of breweries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a taste of Adams County. You have selected the Beer Fri...

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

Adventures, Experiments and Other Exploits 2 at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 17th, October, 2020

October 17th 9-10:30am: Good Food Gone Bad – Ever wonder why food goes bad or what you can do to stop it? Join us for some foodie experiments as we look at mold, decomposition and preservation. N...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlise Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

Antietam/Sharpsburg Fall Skirmish

Saturday the 17th, October, 2020

Join us to experience battle reenactments on the hallowed ground of the GBPA’s 146 – acre Daniel Lady Farm which borders the Gettysburg National Military Park at Benner Hill. The farm was the ...

Historic Daniel Lady Farm
1008 Hanover Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-778-7760

Fall Foliage Glen Rock Express

Saturday the 17th, October, 2020

Experience the colors of fall during this 1-hour round trip to Glen Rock, PA with our 1959 GP 9 diesel locomotive at the only place in the world where an original Pennsylvania railroad locomotive runs...

Northern Centrail Railway
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370

Gettysburg Festival of Races

Saturday the 17th, October, 2020

***This event has been rescheduled for October 17th-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,...

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

Mini Maker Apples at Hollabaugh’s

Monday the 19th, October, 2020

Join us for stories, apple twister and some applesauce “making.” This program is perfect for any apple-loving preschooler who likes to get hands-on with things! COVID Details: Masks are required ...

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

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

Haunted Bus Tour

Saturday the 24th, October, 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

CANCELED – Annual Harvest Day & Parade

Saturday the 24th, October, 2020

*The 2020 Annual Harvest Day & Parade has been canceled. The Annual Harvest Day & Parade takes place “On the Square” in New Oxford, PA with events that include: craft & food ve...

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

Fall Foliage Seven Valleys Limited

Sunday the 25th, October, 2020

Sit back and revel in the beauty of autumn in southern York County during this extended excursion to Seven Valleys, PA. Our vintage 1959 PA GP 9 diesel locomotive will carry you through the Heritage R...

Northern Centrail Railway
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370

Pour Tour Shuttle–Wine Sunday

Sunday the 25th, October, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of wineries rom the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Adams County. Your reservation includes a...

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

Fall Foliage Hanover Junction Flyer

Sunday the 25th, October, 2020

Enjoy the beauty of fall in southern York County as you travel to Hanover Junction through the scenic Heritage Rail Trail County Park. Our vintage 1959 PA GP 9 diesel locomotive will take you back in ...

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

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

Trunk-Or-Treat Flyer

Saturday the 31st, October, 2020

All aboard ghosts, goblins, princesses, superheroes! All riders are encouraged to come dressed in their Halloween costume to enjoy this ride to Seitzland. After your train returns to our New Freedom s...

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

Halloween Family Fun at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 31st, October, 2020

Join us for a fall favorite! We will have lots of outdoor fall games, including mummy races on every half hour, lunch options, fall crafts, trick-or-treating, wagon rides, Halloween Harvest Hunt and m...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlise Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

Fall Colors Wagon Rides at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 31st, October, 2020

Come out to enjoy the crisp autumn air with your family aboard the Hollabaugh’s wagon. You will be able to view the gorgeous fall foliage, while our guided wagon tour winds through the beautiful orc...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

Ghost Stories Around the Bonfire

Sunday the 1st, November, 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

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

2020 Giving Spree

Thursday the 5th, November, 2020

Connecting donors to groups and organizations that match their charitable interests is an important role of the Adams County Community Foundation. One of the ways we facilitate that connection is thro...

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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

A Transformational Journey from Gettysburg

Monday the 9th, November, 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

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

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

Chill at Hauser Hill with Kirk Wise Duo

Saturday the 14th, November, 2020

Fun night with beautiful views, dancing and relaxing. There is a $10 entertainment/venue fee at the door. BRING YOUR OWN FOOD. Drinks available for purchase by Halbrendt Winery and Battlefield Brew wo...

Hauser Hill Event Center
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-752-0277

Family Cooking Class Pumpkin Roll at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 14th, November, 2020

Fall is always the season to roll out pumpkin treats! At this class, learn how to make a pumpkin roll that will impress anyone at your Thanksgiving table. And the best part about learning how to roll,...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

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

Kids’ Thanksgiving Event at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 14th, November, 2020

No matter what happens, we all can find something to be thankful for! Join us for a morning of stories, crafts and games where we all practice the thankful spirit together. COVID Details: Currently m...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

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

Taste of France: Country Cooking & Wine Pairings

Thursday the 19th, November, 2020

France is note for refined, healthy cooking.  This class will focus on artisan cheeses, fragrant seasonings and more.  Discover how the French enjoy their food from start to finish including lovely ...

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

Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies

Saturday the 21st, November, 2020

*The 2020 Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies have been canceled. Join us in honoring the soldiers and civilians of the American Civil War in this special annual parade. The parade will line up on M...

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

2020 Original Civil War Ball

Saturday the 21st, November, 2020

*The 2020 Original Civil War Ball has been cancelled. Attend the Original Civil War Ball supporting monument preservation at Gettysburg National Military Park. Music for the evening will be by the Ph...

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

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

Mini Maker Pumpkins at Hollabaugh’s

Monday the 23rd, November, 2020

It is all about pumpkins this November. There will be pumpkin stories, pumpkin crafts, pumpkin games and pumpkin moonsand! This program is perfect for any preschooler who likes to get hands-on with th...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

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

Chill at Hauser Hill with Turning Point Band

Saturday the 28th, November, 2020

Enjoy of night of dancing and relaxing with beautiful views! There is a $10 entertainment/venue fee at the door. BRING YOUR OWN FOOD. Drinks available for purchase by Adams County Winery and Battlefie...

Hauser Hill Event Center
410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-752-0277

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kids’ Christmas Event at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 5th, December, 2020

Join us for a fun twist on gingerbread houses this year: a gingerbread house ornament! This year you will be making a gingerbread house that can last and be hung each year or even given as a gift. Kid...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

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

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

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

Family Cooking Class: The Great Cookie Debate at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday the 19th, December, 2020

Ever wonder what makes for the perfect chocolate chip cookie? Grab the family and join us to make different types of chocolate chip cookies and learn how a simple alteration can create a different coo...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlise Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

Mini Maker Reindeer at Hollabaugh’s

Monday the 21st, December, 2020

Join us to make your own pet reindeer, a “reindeer” snack and we will also learn about and play those “reindeer games” that poor Rudolph was denied. This festive program is perfect for any pre...

Hollabaugh Bros. Inc.
545 Carlisle Rd, Biglerville, Pennsylvania 17307
717-677-8412

Hickory Bridge Farm’s “Music to your Ears”

Sunday the 27th, December, 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 hospit...

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

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

Gettysburg National 19th Century Base Ball Festival

Wednesday the 16th, June, 2021

*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

Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival

Saturday the 11th, September, 2021

*The 2020 festival has been canceled. 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 wine...

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

Historic Barns Tour of Gettysburg and Adams County

Saturday the 18th, September, 2021

*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