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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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Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival

Thursday, August, 2020

Internationally acclaimed bluegrass festival in Gettysburg! Four days of music on two stages, informative workshops, All-Star jam, Bluegrass Academy for kids, food, merchandise and arts and crafts ve...

Granite Hill Camping Resort
3340 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-642-8749
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Aug13

We Will Rock You

Friday, 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
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Aug14

Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Sunday

Sunday, 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
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Aug16

Fights For the Flag at Gettysburg

Tuesday, 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
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Aug18

Love, Sex and the IRS

Friday, 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
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Aug21

Gettysburg Brew Fest

Saturday, August, 2020

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 the Lutheran Theological Semin...

Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg , PA 17325
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Aug22

Mommy and Me Fairy Garden Tea Party

Saturday, 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
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Aug22

A Walk Among Heroes: WWII Veterans in the National Cemetery

Tuesday, September, 2020

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 honor and provide a final r...

Valentine Hall
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-4723
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Sep01

Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival

Saturday, 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
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Sep12

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

Tuesday, 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
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Sep15

Cole Porter’s Anything Goes

Friday, 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
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Sep04

Historic Barns Tour of Gettysburg and Adams County

Saturday, September, 2020

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 like. Learn about these icons of our rural landscape. Experi...

Start of Tour, Historic Round Barn and Farm Market
298 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-420-6500
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Sep19

World War II Weekend

Saturday, 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
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Sep19

Ladies’ Autumn Bounty Tea at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday, 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
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Sep19

Adams County Heritage Festival

Sunday, September, 2020

The Adams County Heritage Festival is a celebration of ethnic music, food, and crafts that reflects the multicultural atmosphere of Adams County, Pennsylvania. It is a way of sharing our various ...

Gettysburg Area Recreation Park
545 Long Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-9171
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Sep20

Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Friday

Friday, 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
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Sep25

15th Annual Maryland Microbrewery Festival 2020

Saturday, 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
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Sep26

National Apple Harvest Festival

Saturday, October, 2020

The National Apple Harvest Festival, which is held during the first two full weekends in October, has been celebrating beautiful crafts, great music and wonderful food for over fifty years. The festiv...

South Mountain Fairgrounds
615 Narrows Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-9413
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Oct03

Apple Harvest Festival Weekends at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday, 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
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Oct03

Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour

Saturday, 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
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Oct10

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