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.

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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Disney's Tarzan

Based on Disney’s epic animated musical adventure and Edgar Rice Burrough’s Tarzan of the Apes, Tarzan features heart-pumping music by rock legend Phil Collins and a book by Tony Award-...

Mt. Gretna, PA
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Next-door Neighbors region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24JUL

Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John was one of the most successful vocalists of the 1970s. This four-time Grammy award winner landed five songs on the top of the Billboard Hot 100 singles charts – “I Ho...

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

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24JUL

Lancaster Barnstormers Home Baseball Game

Lancaster Barnstormers vs. Somerset Patriots.

Lancaster, PA
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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24JUL

Alo Brasil

Philadelphia-based Brazilian band Alo Brasil is sure to get the crowd dancing at Long's Park.
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and picnic in the park or visit our food vendors.

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL

Pour Cent Douze - Dinner with Top Chef Winner Nich

Barberet Bistro & Bakery has again partnered with Alegre Concierge Services to bring you an elite dining experience inside the gate of the Lancaster Airport on the ramp at Venture Jets. Pour Ce...

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

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24JUL

3rd Anniversary Celebration of the Deck

July 23-24 is the 3rd Anniversary Celebration of our Deck!
We'll be giving away Deck Passes for the remainder of our Wine by the Vine ~ On Deck Music series and to the September Fall...

Mount Joy, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24JUL

Portrait of a Lady: Taylor Swift

For the second year, The Trust is excited to Present a Reji Woods Production, Portrait of a Lady: an inspirational live cabaret that will be held in the intimate setting of The Trust Performing Art...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL

Mary Poppins

Everyone's favorite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! The Jack-of-all-trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and th...

Lancaster, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24JUL thru 6AUG

Landscape Painting (en plein aire)

Take advantage of the long evening light of summer in this outdoor painting course. The tranquil setting of several area parks and inspiring settings will provide you with weekly inspiration. Learn...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL thru 9AUG

Poetry in the Park

In this poetry survey course students will write and read widely, exploring the lovely craft of poetry, including line, meter, musicality, stanza structures and poetic forms. We will study differen...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL thru 9AUG

Perfect Wedding

A young bridegroom wakes on his wedding morning with his bride-to-be about to arrive any moment, but finds a girl he's never met in the same room. He persuades his best man to pretend that the ...

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

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24JUL thru 13AUG

Kids Bowl Free All Summer

Registered children under 13 get 1 FREE game of bowling, per day, per child before 5pm. Shoes are just $2.50 per pair. Register by calling 717-394-6162 or online at http://rockysprings.net/Programs...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL thru 15AUG

Summer Science Camps

Join us all summer long for fun and exciting projects and experiments! Camp runs Monday through Friday as either five half-day morning sessions (9:00am-12:00pm) or five half-day afternoon sessions ...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL thru 19AUG

Yoga & Stand-Up Paddleboard Class

This two hour class begins with an on-land yoga class led by Erin Darby, RYT 200, where you will practice the necessary skills of grounding and centering, creating inner balance and linking movemen...

Wrightsville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24JUL thru 21AUG

Kayak Fishing & Brunch

Grab your fishing kayak, or rent one from us, and head to the River to do some kayak fishing. Then, following your Susquehanna angling, head back to Shank’s Mare (and maybe meet your signific...

Wrightsville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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24JUL thru 25SEP

Nikki's Sunday Picnic

Inspired by one of Nikki's favorite things to do on a beautiful Sunday, a scooter ride and a picnic lunch, we've done al of the work and you get all of the enjoyment. Enjoy a leisurely 50cc...

Ronks, PA
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24JUL thru 25SEP

Crooners

The crooners – those suave gentlemen and sophisticated ladies who define musical cool with their smoothly sentimental, top-notch singing styles. In this all-new AMT Original Show, our singers...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL thru 8OCT

The Magic & Wonder Show

Experience The Magic & Wonder Show, starring Illusionist Brett A. Myers, a theatrical event for the entire family full of moments that take your breath away. All ages will enjoy grand illusions...

Bird-in-Hand, PA
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24JUL thru 22OCT

"Josiah For President"

This hit musical returns to the Bird-in-Hand Stage, just in time for political season. Follow the story of a Lancaster County Amish farmer drafted onto the national stage as a write-in candidate fo...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL thru 5NOV

Sight & Sound Theatre's Samson

Sight & Sound Theatres Presents: SAMSON - The world's first superhero ... the strongest man who ever lived.... He killed a lion with his bare hands and defeated a thousand soldiers ... but ...

Strasburg, PA
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24JUL thru 31DEC

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Bird-in-Hand Restaurant & Smorgasbord

Bird-in-Hand Restaurant & Smorgasbord

From family fields to your table, the Smucker Family has been preparing and growing food for many generations. Taste the tradition of our farm-fresh foods.

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A Is For Amish Buggy Rides

A Is For Amish Buggy Rides

We offer a wide variety of buggy and wagon rides and can customize a ride specifically for you! Located at the Red Caboose Motel.

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