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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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Easter Dining

Friday, April, 2020

Enjoy an Easter meal prepared by one of our area restaurants this year. The following restaurants are open for carryout: 1863 Restaurant – offering a traditional Easter meal (Sat., 4/11 9 a.m. ...

Around Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Apr10

Cider House LIVE

Friday, April, 2020

Join us at The Cider House for live music Friday and Saturday nights! All concerts are free and open to the public. Wine, hard cider and food specials will be available all night. *Please note we do...

Reid's Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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Apr10

Hickory Bridge Farm’s “Music to your Ears”

Friday, April, 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
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Apr10

CANCELED – The Met Opera: Live in HD

Saturday, April, 2020

*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
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Apr11

Canceled: Hip Hop Hooray! Visit the Easter Bunny!

Saturday, April, 2020

*This event has been canceled. Hip Hop Hooray! Visit the Easter Bunny and our friend Troll Mascots, Poppy and Branch at The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg! Enjoy free carriage rides, crafts, face painti...

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg
1863 Gettysburg Village Drive, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
717-337-9705
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Apr11

Calling All Angels – Heaven & Earth

Saturday, April, 2020

Calling All Angels – Heaven & Earth, spirit theater and event is celebrating 25 years! The evening will include a live performance by Medium and Spiritual Translator, Sharon Young and mus...

SkyBreakfast Room
301 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
833-774-7483
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Apr11

Hop Along the Bunny Trail at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday, April, 2020

Hop on over to Hollabaugh Bros. to enjoy: An Easter egg hunt in the orchard, scheduled every 20 minutes, broken into three age groups Free admission for parents and grandparents Unlimited wagon rides...

Hollabaugh Bros
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412
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Apr11

Free Dobbin House Tours

Saturday, April, 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 Rever...

Dobbin House Tavern
89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2100
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Apr11

Downtown Hanover Egg Hunt

Saturday, April, 2020

Join Main Street Hanover for a downtown wide egg hunt! A kids “Little Duckling Egg Hunt” will kick off the event from 11am-Noon and is FREE in Wirt Park. Then, a general “Big Pee...

Downtown Hanover
146 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA 17331
717-637-6130 x 101
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Apr11

CANCELED: Open Mic with Frank & Bob

Sunday, April, 2020

Join us for an Open Mic and Jam Session hosted by Frank Davis and Bobby Flurie. Bring an instrument and showcase your talent. Beginners are always welcome. *Acoustic instruments only please!*   O...

Reid's Cider House
400 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-7537
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Apr12

Homestyle Easter Dinner Carryout Meal

Saturday, April, 2020

Enjoy a homestyle Easter dinner carryout meal from 1863 Restaurant. Fully cooked: heat, serve and enjoy. Dinner is $22.25/person (includes tax). Available for Pick Up: Saturday, April 11 – 9am-5...

Wyndham Gettysburg
95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-339-0020
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Apr11

CANCELED – Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema

Monday, April, 2020

*This event has been canceled. Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is an initiative to bring world-class ballet, direct from the legendary Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, exclusively to cinema audiences around the wo...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
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Apr13

Open for Lunch

Wednesday, April, 2020

Hickory Bridge Farm is open for lunch select days in 2020! Hickory Bridge is well known for their hospitality and their delicious dinners. All farm dinners include American foods that were favored by...

Hickory Bridge Farm
96 Hickory Bridge Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-642-5261
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Apr15

Murder Mystery Dinner

Wednesday, April, 2020

Join us for a family style dinner and murder mystery show at Hickory Bridge Farm. The show, "'Til Death do us Part – All is Fair in Love and Murder," will surely entertain you...

Hickory Bridge Farm
96 Hickory Bridge Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
717-642-5261
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Apr15

Opera Workshop Performance

Thursday, April, 2020

The Gettysburg College Opera Workshop, directed by Dr. Susan Hochmiller, is an intensive course offered each spring that culminates in a fully-staged and costumed public performance. Repetoire is sele...

Majestic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Apr16

History Meets the Arts Show and Sale

Friday, April, 2020

After many years of being held off-site, the History Meets the Arts show is returning to its roots at Lord Nelson's Gallery proper in downtown Gettysburg and returning to its mid-April dates. Plan...

Town-wide Arts Festival
Town-wide Arts Festival, Gettysburg, PA 17325
1-800-664-9797
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Apr17

Conceived in Liberty

Friday, April, 2020

Conceived in Liberty: The Songs of America, featuring the Gettysburg Address presented by The Gettysburg Choral Society of Trinity UCC. Hosted by Trinity United Church of Christ, there will be a desse...

Trinity United Church of Christ
60 East High Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Apr17

Lockdown

Friday, April, 2020

In a dark classroom, students sit in an “official lockdown,” not knowing if it’s just a drill or an actual emergency. When a hysterical younger girl bolts from the classroom and the...

Gettysburg Community Theatre
49 York Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-2692
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Apr17

Fudge & Wine Pairing

Saturday, April, 2020

Fudge, the dessert that we do not deserve! Join us as we pair three wines and three different flavors of fudge for the best combinations on April 18th. This event Starts at 11am and will run until 5pm...

251 Peach Tree Road, Orrtanna, PA 17353
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Apr18

CANCELED – Wind Symphony Masterworks Concert

Saturday, April, 2020

*This event has been canceled. The Wind Symphony is the premier wind and percussion ensemble in the Sunderman Conservatory of Music. Conducted by Director of Bands Dr. Russell McCutcheon and comprised...

Majesetic Theater
25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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