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Lancaster County, PA events calendar

Find special events and one-of-a-kind things to do in Lancaster County all-year long.

With so much going on in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, it's impossible to see all the great local events during your visit. Special events in Lancaster, PA and neighboring towns run year-round, ensuring that you'll always experience unique festivals, fairs, exhibits, theater & concerts when visiting us in Lancaster County.

Our Lancaster County, PA Events Calendar below allows you to select a date range to search for things to do during your visit. You can also enter keywords or filter events by categories or by the part of the county where the event is being held.

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Family Fishing Day

Twice each year, Memorial Day and the Fourth of July, the PA Fish and Boat Commission waives licensing requirements. Join County Naturalists for the first 2015 Free Fishing...

Strasburg Borough Pond
Strasburg, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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25MAY

Spring Blooms

When the first yellow buds of witch hazel appear, we know life is returning to the Gardens. With flowering trees, daffodils, and more than 240,000 tulips bursting into bloo...

Longwood Gardens
Kennett Square, PA
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25MAY thru 31MAY

Les Miserables

Seen by over 62 million people in 42 countries, Les Miserables is both breathtaking and majestic. Set against the backdrop of 19th century France, it’s a tribute ...

Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
Lancaster, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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25MAY thru 13JUN

Ben Herr: Condemned to Freedom

The Demuth Museum and the Lancaster Museum of Art will host a special retrospective exhibition focusing on Lancaster’s own Ben Herr. Unique examples of Herr’s w...

Demuth Museum
Lancaster, PA
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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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25MAY thru 21JUN

Inspire

Come experience Inspire and celebrate the moving power of music. Inspire features beautiful songs in the style of Josh Groban, Celine Dion, Andrea Bocelli, Celtic Woman and...

American Music Theatre
Lancaster, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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25MAY thru 9OCT

"Josiah for President" the musical

April 1-November 28, 2015 Just in time for the political season comes this fun, powerful and entertaining musical about a Lancaster County Amish farmer who gets spirite...

Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Stage
Lancaster, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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25MAY thru 28NOV

George's Woodshop Tour

Discover master craftsmen, who take a solid piece of beautiful cherry, oak, maple or walnut wood and create custom handmade furniture on your own personalized tour of Georg...

George's Furniture
Marietta, PA
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25MAY thru 30NOV

Covered Bridge Scooter Tour

There are some thrills of driving that you just don't get cooped up in a car. Enjoy a guided covered bridge tour of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Hop onto a single---seat...

Strasburg Scooters
Ronks, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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25MAY thru 30NOV

Heritage Chorale of Lancaster Spring Concert

The Heritage Chorale's spring program, The Road Home, directed by Barry Sawyer, is a varied program of classical and folk, serious and not so selections. Musical sound ...

Willow Valley Cultural Center
Willow Street, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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26MAY

MOVIE NIGHT

Wartime Classics Patton (1979) 5:30pm War Comes to America (1945) 8:00pm

Aussie and the Fox
Lancaster , pa
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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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27MAY

Lancaster Barnstormers Baseball Home Game

The Lancaster Barnstormers provide affordable family-friendly entertainment at beautiful Clipper Magazine Stadium! The Barnstormers are an American professional baseball te...

Clipper Magazine Stadium
Lancaster, PA
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27MAY thru 20SEP

Slugs & Bugs

Slugs & Bugs LIVE is an unforgettable concert for families. Specifically, it is a joyful, gospel-filled, life celebrating, interactive musical experience featuring anim...

The Junction Center Tent in Manheim
Manheim, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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28MAY

In The Mood

In The Mood is a celebration of an unusual era in American music, the 1940s Swing era. Much more than a concert, In The Mood presents a retro 1940s musical revue featuring ...

American Music Theatre
Lancaster, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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29MAY

29MAY

Lancaster County Women's Expo

The fourth annual Lancaster County women’s expo will be held Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Millersville University, Marauder Court, 21 S. George St., Mil...

Millersville University
Millersville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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30MAY

Manheim Rock-N-Glow 5K and After Party

Registration is open for the Manheim Downtown Development Group’s 3rd Annual Rock-N-Glow 5K and after party in downtown Manheim. The event will begin at 6:00pm with live musi...

Market Square in Downtown Manheim
Manheim, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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30MAY

Comedian Jeff Allen

Comedian Jeff Allen on Sat. May 30th at 7pm at The Junction Center Tent. Jeff Allen is an American comedian best known for his film Happy Wife, Happy Life, Revisited. He is...

The Juntion Center
Manheim, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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30MAY

Spring Campfire

Join Naturalist Lisa J. Sanchez for a May evening around a fire in the campground of Central Park. Birds and amphibians should be calling, the creek will be flowing and a f...

Lancaster County Park, Campsite #3
Lancaster, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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30MAY

4th Annual Golf Outing

4th Annual Golf Outing to benefit 2nd Chance 4 Life Rescue based in Elizabethtown, PA. Meal options and golf packages available. Please refer to the website for additional ...

Iron Valley Golf Club
Lebanon, PA
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Next-door Neighbors region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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30MAY

5th Annual Spring Wind Tours

The Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority (LCSWMA) and PPL Renewable Energy are once again hosting public tours of the Turkey Point Wind Project on Saturday, Ma...

Creswell Park
Conestoga, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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30MAY

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Chess in Concert

Chess in Concert

A fresh, new production of PRiMA's early artistic success, celebrating the musical's 30th anniversary. Chess is a monumental musical about political and romantic gameplay.

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