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Fall Open House at the National Toy Train Museum

Fall Open House - Free admission and presentations.

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

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17OCT

October Celebrity Bartending

We are so excited to be hosting our October 2018 Celebrity Bartending Night at Characters Pub to benefit the mission of SCORE Lancaster-Lebanon on Wednesday, October 17 from 5:00 until 8:00 pm. Thi...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT

Fun and Fascination: Falling Leaves

Fun and Fascination continues with interactive natural history programs designed to pique the curiosity of 6- to 10-year-olds. Why do some trees lose their leaves in the fall? Children will discove...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT

Art on the Portico

Join us for an adult art class led by artist Jeff Geib on Wednesday, October 17th from 5:30 - 7:30! This drawing class focused on observational and en plein air techniques. Attendees will be able t...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT

Lancaster County's Best Kept Secrets Tour

A shopping/food and fun adventure featuring 40 off-the-beaten path businesses. Set up like a home or garden tour, you’ll travel place to place enjoying all the special free things (refreshmen...

Ephrata, PA
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17OCT thru 20OCT

Love, Lies, and the Lottery

Picture this: one winning lottery ticket, five people who think they own it, and the darn thing’s gone missing… or has it??? The people you Love may tell Lies when there’s 510 mi...

Paradise, PA
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17OCT thru 27OCT

Ghost Tour of Strasburg

Do you believe in ghosts? Push aside the cobwebs of haunted Strasburg on a Candlelight Ghost Tour, and unearth spine-tingling tales of real haunted houses and where they buried the bodies! Reservat...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 28OCT

Ghost Tour of Lancaster

Celebrate Halloween with bone-chilling tales of haunted mansions, eerie cemeteries and spirits that roam the night! Join us for a Candlelight Ghost Tour of downtown Lancaster, and discover the ghos...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 31OCT

October Covered Bridge 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 50cc scooter for a visit of 19th cen...

Strasburg, PA
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17OCT thru 31OCT

The Mystery of Irma Vep

THE PERFECT HALLOWEEN TONIC Discover the ludicrous mystery deep within the moors of the Hillcrest Family Estate at Mandacrest. Lord Edgar, an Egyptologist, widowed and on his second wife, is not ov...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 6NOV

Sister Act

The feel-amazing musical comedy smash based on the movie. Sister Act tells the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a murder ...

Lancaster, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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17OCT thru 10NOV

Phillips Museum of Art's Permanent Collection

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is please to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum's per...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 7DEC

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

Colette Fu's one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China's Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation's 55 minority tribes reside. Her e...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 7DEC

War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Mem

The exhibition 'War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials' by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz examines the question "How do Americans remember war?" Artist Binh Danh an...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 7DEC

Käthe Kollwitz: Bauernkrieg/Peasant War

From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for 'Bauernkrieg/Peasant War', a series of etchings that represents the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, thei...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 7DEC

The Project Mosaic 2018

The significance of art in the lives of our youth cannot be underestimated. Yet, just when research is finally emerging that supports this, budget cuts and curricular demands are threatening the fo...

Lancaster, PA
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17OCT thru 7DEC

Jesus

Jesus is the musical stage adventure about the most famous person to ever walk the earth, and the everyday people whose lives he changed forever.

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

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17OCT thru 5JAN

Hands on History Day

Step back in time and experience chores, historic crafts, and a school lesson. For more information, please visit our website at www.landisvalleymuseum.org. 9am - 3pm

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

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18OCT

Wine & Paint Night

Picture this! A fun and relaxing evening at the Museum, where you’ll be inspired to paint a colorful picture of one of our historic locomotives, with assistance from a skilled and friendly in...

Strasburg, PA
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18OCT

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

2014 Tony Award Best Revival of a Musical Recommended for Adult Audiences Hedwig and the Angry Inch is a gender-bent musical by John Cameron Mitchell with music and lyrics by Stephen Trask. Hedwig ...

Ephrata, PA
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18OCT

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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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