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Bookworm Frolic

Over 40,000 good-quality used books in 24 different categories are for sale during this four-day event. The books are displayed under a huge tent so the sale happens rain or shine. Food is availabl...

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

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15AUG

Flowers and Insects, and Birds - Oh My

Join Naturalist Lisa J. Sanchez for a walk in the wildflower meadow. August is the time of the year to see the meadow in full bloom. There will not only be flowers, but the butterflies, other insec...

Lancaster, PA
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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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15AUG

Celebrity Bartending

We are proud to be hosting our August 2018 Celebrity Bartending Night at Characters Pub to benefit the mission of the Communities In Schools Pennsylvania on Wednesday, August 15th from 5:00 until 8...

Lancaster, PA
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15AUG

Bookworm Frolic

Over 40,000 good-quality used books in 24 different categories are for sale during this four-day event. The books are displayed under a huge tent so the sale happens rain or shine. Food is availabl...

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

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15AUG thru 18AUG

Evening Breeze

Spend the evening aboard one of the beautifully restored trains at Strasburg Rail Road. Our Evening Breeze trains run daily 6/23 through 8/26 at 7 pm. Each train ride is 45-minutes long and pulled ...

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

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15AUG thru 26AUG

Covered Bridge Tour

Enjoy a guided covered bridge tour of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Hop onto a 50cc scooter for a visit of 19th century covered bridges with an experienced guide. This tour offers exceptional views o...

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

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15AUG thru 31AUG

This Is My Country

"This is My Country" is the summer production by the Magic Lantern Show, at the Amish Experience at Plain & Fancy Farm. The show will run every Tuesday through Saturday beginning July...

Bird-in-Hand, PA
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15AUG thru 1SEP

Swing!

We’ll be jumpin’ and jivin’ with over 30 fabulous songs from the Big Band Era and the dance phenomenon that swept the nation in the 30s and 40s. This all singing, all dancing extr...

Lancaster, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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15AUG thru 15SEP

Songs of the Silver Screen

Movie buffs of all ages will delight in this new, original production. Enjoy live performances from the AMT cast and band as they bring you the biggest hits from movies past and present. You won&rs...

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

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15AUG thru 5OCT

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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15AUG thru 5JAN

Paranormal Cirque

Cirque Italia is now presenting: “PARANORMAL CIRQUE!” This brand NEW 3rd UNIT (AKA Black Unit) IS HERE IN LANCASTER, PA from August 16-19!!! Are you ready LANCASTER? Do you love thrilli...

Lancaster, PA
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16AUG

Lancaster Fiber Festival

The Lancaster Fiber Festival is a three day retail event that will bring together a wide range of mediums including: paper crafts, Zentangle, calligraphy, quilting, sewing, knitting, crocheting, fe...

Lancaster, PA
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16AUG thru 18AUG

Middle Eastern Night at Ten Thousand Villages

Enjoy a scrumptious Middle Eastern meal prepared by Grape Leaf Cafe, a nonprofit enterprise which encourages women who are refugees to share their cooking artistry and their culture. The buffet din...

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

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17AUG

Creative Wine and Denim Paint Night

Come join us at Nicole Taylor Boutique on Saturday, August 18th from 4-6 P.M. for a fun day of jean painting! Spruce up your old denim jackets, jean shorts, or pants with this adorable DIY. Enjoy s...

LANCASTER, PA
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18AUG

Open Mic Night at The Shack Restaurant & Mini Golf

Join us for music on the deck and hear some local musicians for Open Mic night. BYOB.

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

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18AUG

Clear the Shelters

Lancaster, Pennsylvania – (August 13, 2018) – The Pennsylvania SPCA’s Lancaster Center today announced it is participating in NBC’s fourth annual Clear the Shelters™ p...

Lancaster, PA
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18AUG

Model Railroading Days

The young and young at heart, the novice and the veteran railroader together will enjoy model railroading demonstrations and activities, as well as numerous operating layouts and demonstrations. Re...

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

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18AUG

Mill Creek Discovery

Come and explore Mill Creek to learn about the different critters who call it home. Join Naturalist Laura Tully as we search the creek for organisms and learn what they tell us about the health of ...

Lancaster, PA
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18AUG

Bats! Hanging in the Balance

With more than 1,300 species worldwide, bats are amazingly diverse and live in varied habitats. Bats prove to be very important to healthy ecosystems and with the world becoming more dangerous for ...

Lancaster, PA
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18AUG

Stu Huggens & the Susquehanna River Band

Stu Huggens is no stranger to the Lancaster music scene, but it’s been a while—about 20 years, in fact—since he and the Susquehanna River Band have played for local audiences. In ...

Lancaster, PA
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18AUG

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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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