Things to do in Lancaster, PA

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.

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Dissection Class: Frog

Participants will learn about the biological systems of the specimens and how they compare to systems of other organisms. We will discuss how organisms became more advanced over time. 6-8 PM
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Lancaster, PA
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21FEB

Story Stretchers - I Will Never Not Ever Eat a Tom

I Will Never Not Ever Eat a Tomato By Lauren Child Lola is a fussy eater. There are many things Lola won't eat, including – and – especially tomatoes. Or will she? Find out what mak...

Lancaster, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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21FEB

Story Stretchers - Block City by Robert Stevenson

Block City By Robert Stevenson Join our young "city builder" on a block building adventure where a young boy's imagination encourages listeners to build and dream a "Block City&q...

Lancaster, PA
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21FEB thru 22FEB

Valentines for Charles Demuth

This annual exhibition invites Lancaster area artists to create a work of art based on a Charles Demuth inspired theme. This year’s Invitational challenges participating artists to create a u...

Lancaster, PA
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21FEB thru 26FEB

Hunt for Hearts

Three Simple Steps: 
1. Take a tour
2. Count all the hearts you see
3. Submit your guess along with our email address in the box in the gift shop
Enter for ...

Hummelstown, PA
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Next-door Neighbors region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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21FEB thru 28FEB

Chinese Art: Frank Orban

Art from Imperial China and its Nationalities | Susan C. & Gerald C. Eckert Art Gallery | Hours are Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:00 PM – 7:30 PM, Wednesdays & Fridays 11:00 AM – 7...

Millersville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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21FEB thru 10MAR

Jesus Christ Superstar

A timeless, global phenomenon that has wowed audiences for over 40 years. Borrowing from the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, the musical tells the story of the last seven days of Jesus Chr...

Lancaster, PA
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21FEB thru 18MAR

Treasured Towns & Landscapes of the Susquehanna

Susquehanna Heritage is pleased to present Susquehanna Greenway Partnership's Treasured Towns and Landscapes Photo Contest Winners exhibition at Columbia Crossing River Trails Center. This is t...

Columbia, PA
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21FEB thru 19MAR

Mama Won't Fly

Mama has to get to her son's wedding. But the nuptials are in California and Mama is in Alabama. Oh, did we mention? Mama won't fly! The clock is ticking and it's going to take more tha...

Paradise, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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21FEB thru 1APR

Sensory Friendly

Every Second and last Saturday of the month at 8am, we welcome our jumpers with extra needs for a quiet jump with their friends and family. Just $9 a person. Care workers with ID are free.

Lancaster, PA
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21FEB thru 23DEC

National Theatre Live: Amadeus

Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play, broadcast live from the National Theatre, and with live orchestral accomp...

Lancaster, PA
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22FEB

STEAM Explorers - Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Can you build an alphabet tree? How many letters can it hold before they all come tumbling down?
Time: 11:30am - 12pm.
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engi...

Lancaster, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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23FEB thru 24FEB

Date Night

Love is in the Air every Thursday Night between 4-8pm!
Enjoy 2 60 minute jumps, half a pizza, and two drinks for just $32!
*Sky Socks NOT included.

Lancaster, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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23FEB thru 28DEC

Janie Womack & Jody Echterling in the Cafe

Janie and Jody play music of many colors -- diverse styles with percussion and harmonies.

Ephrata, PA
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24FEB

Jazz at the 'Ville: Big Band, Blues & Beyond

Come savor the sounds of The MU Jazz Band with a program of jazz favorites, swingin’ saxophones, bluesy brass, and a rompin’ n stompin’ rhythm section featuring special guest arti...

Millersville, PA
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24FEB

An Evening with Shane Claiborne

KAIROS: School of Spiritual Formation will host an evening presentation with Shane Claiborne, internationally known speaker and author on Friday, February 24, 2017 from 7-9pm. Shane’s present...

Lancaster, PA
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24FEB

Green Eggs Duo at Marion Court Room

Live at 5!
Live Music on the deck from 5-9
Lancaster's best happy hour
$1 Domestic drafts and $2 well drinks from 9-11pm
Dinner served eve...

Lancaster, PA
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24FEB

Casablanca

Whitaker Center's Oscar-Winning Film Series is back again with four new fan favorites on the big screen! Catch “Casablanca” at Select Medical Digital Cinema on select days throughou...

Harrisburg, PA
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Next-door Neighbors region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24FEB

Wine and Chocolate Walk

Over 24 different chocolates will be featured. 
Tour includes: 
Chocolate buffet, wine tastings, Chocolate dessert sampling, and a box of premium chocolates to take alon...

Mount Joy, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24FEB thru 25FEB

Lancaster Roots & Blues: A Festival of Music

3 Days
8 Venues
50+ Artists

Lancaster Roots and Blues is an annual festival that features artists from around the USA and beyond. The purpose ...

Lancaster, PA
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24FEB thru 26FEB

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