A Gettysburg Christmas in a Day
January 19, 2021
If you’re tired of staying in and watching Netflix, sweep your significant other off their feet with one of these Gettysburg dates! These experiences are the ones that will bring you closer and will create memories that you’ll be talking about for years to come.
Taking a scenic hike through the beautiful wooded trails at Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve will add an element of excitement to your relationship. Discover the wildlife in Adams County and enjoy the view!
Pull your loved one in close as you walk through the streets of haunted Gettysburg. Learn about the spirits that linger here after the war, and keep an eye out for the unexplainable. We have a number of ghost tours and paranormal experiences to keep you on your toes!
Whether you want to dine at a historic restaurant, taste a new meal or sample some of Gettysburg’s favorite dishes with a food tour, we promise that you won’t leave hungry! Enjoy a romantic dinner in our historic town.
Ghosts aren’t the only spirits in Gettysburg. Explore our local beer, wines, ciders and spirits along the Adams County Pour Tour for a true taste of our destination! Grab a passport at one of the 20 stops on the trail and collect stamps to earn prizes.
5. Get a couples massage
We have a wonderful selection of spas to help you unwind. De-stress as a couple and forget about the obligations of everyday life. You’ll both leave refreshed, rejuvenated and relaxed!
What better way to bond, than to try something new together! You can explore the battlefield by Segway, by scooter, by bicycle or even on horseback. You’ll both be laughing hysterically as you figure out how to balance on a Segway, or how to keep your horse from wandering off the trail to munch on some grass!
The Majestic Theater in Gettysburg is known to bring in big name comedians and entertainers. We also have several local theaters worthy of a standing ovation. Plan your next date night around a performance that meets your fancy!
Picture this. You take a scenic drive through the rolling hills and bountiful orchards of Adams County to one of our farm markets. At the farm market, you stroll through the farmland hand-in-hand picking juicy apples, cherries and strawberries. After your buckets are full, you take them home to make a delicious pie or tart together. Now, that’s romantic!
The greater Gettysburg area offers a variety of B&Bs and Inns that are perfect for a romantic getaway! Whether you’re looking for a place in town or in the country, our innkeepers will welcome you and treat you as family.
Work on your communication and team work at 1863 Excape Room. Choose from two original, unique rooms and solve the clues needed to get out in time!
We hope these ideas have inspired you to turn off Netflix and plan a date night in Gettysburg! If more than one catches your eye, stay in Gettysburg for a couple of days and plan a romantic getaway with your special someone.