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Bird Feeder Fun

Attract the beauty of different bird species to your own backyard with the help of Naturalist Vanessa Hurst. Come to the Environmental Center Classroom with an artistic mind to create and decorate ...

Lancaster, PA
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21JUL

IF THE SHOE FITS, BUY IT

You’ve never seen Cinderella like this! In this silly spin, we meet Cinderella, the a sales person of the Castle Shopping Network. CSN is a family business, and Cinderella’s stepmother ...

Mt. Gretna, PA
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21JUL

The Great Train Robbery

A Bonnie & Clyde adventure awaits in 2018! This interactive ride will rob you poor while offering excitement and adventure as you travel on a 45-minute ride through scenic Amish country.
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Ronks (Strasburg), PA
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21JUL

Maxwell Project

With a five-piece horn section, three strong lead vocalists, and a driving rhythm section, the Maxwell Project is best known for its creative interpretations of 1970s and ‘80s R&B, funk, ...

Lancaster, PA
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21JUL

2018 Music in the Vineyards

Music in the Vineyards is a series of open-air concerts to be held on the beautiful, spacious lawn of Nissley Winery on Saturday evenings from June 30th - September 1st. Visitors can picnic on the ...

Bainbridge, PA
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21JUL thru 1SEP

Self-Guided Paddle Tours

Want to paddle and explore the Lower Susquehanna on your own? Make reservations for our shuttle service from Shank's Mare to the ramp at John Wright. From there you have miles of beautiful rive...

Wrightsville, PA
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21JUL thru 22SEP

Swing Dance Party at The Red Caboose

The Red Caboose Motel is pleased to present Swing!, a night of social dancing, as part of our 2018 Summer Entertainment Series. Featuring LindyCentral and the New Holland Swing Band, join us for an...

Ronks, PA
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22JUL

Lawrence

After years of consuming Stevie Wonder, Janis Joplin, and Eggo waffles, Lawrence released their 12-song debut album, Breakfast, in March of 2016. Led by siblings Clyde and Gracie Lawrence, this New...

Lancaster, PA
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22JUL

Wister Quartet with Caroline Goulding and Joel Fan

Philadelphia-based ensemble Wister will take the stage with virtuosos Goulding and Fan in a memorable evening (always extra fun when Joel comes!) that will include Chopin’s Polonaise- Fantais...

Mt. Gretna, PA
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22JUL

Nature Games and Creek Play

Do you like to play games? Naturalist Ann Strauss will lead participants in a series of group games that simulate animal relationships with each other and with the environment. After warming up wit...

Lancaster, PA
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22JUL

Parent’s Day!

Parents play a vital role in the lives of children. From the day we are born, parents are our protectors, teachers, providers and role models. As families, they are the core of our communities. On ...

Lancaster, PA
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22JUL

Planetarium Show Change

Shows are changing in the planetarium! These shows will be playing July 23rd through August 26th. Admission for museum and to see a show are $13 for adults, $12 for junior and seniors, and free for...

Lancaster, PA
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23JUL

Eastern Field Hockey Camp

Get better this summer at our Eastern Field Hockey Camp at Millersville University. These popular camps for kids provide the opportunity for players to improve their field hockey skills and have lo...

Millersville, PA
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23JUL

Munchkin Science – Butterflies and Caterpillars

Join Naturalist Ann Strauss for Munchkin Science. We will spend the beginning of our hour getting to know caterpillars and butterflies, their life cycles, eating habits, and different examples of e...

Lancaster, PA
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24JUL

Peking Acrobats

Gretna Music For Kids (GM4K) presents the Chinese acrobatic group, Peking Acrobats. Please don’t try this at home! Well, maybe some of it but not the balancing 10 people on a bicycle!

Mt. Gretna, PA
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24JUL

Lecture: "My Dear General"

George Washington was many things to many people; a celebrated war hero… the first president of our nation… a surrogate father… In his young reader’s book, “My Dear...

Lancaster, PA
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26JUL

My Dear General

Rock Ford Plantation will welcome author Jeffrey Finegan who will present a lecture entitled My Dear General: The Extraordinary Relationship between George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayet...

Lancaster, PA
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26JUL

2nd Annual Central PA Beer Fest

The Emerald Foundation is proud to present its 2nd Annual Central PA Beer Fest fundraiser on Friday, July 27 from 5:00 to 8:00PM at the Emerald Foundation Community Campus (2120 Oregon Pike, Lancas...

Lancaster, PA
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27JUL

Civil War Days

Experience life in Lancaster County during the 1860’s at Landis Valley’s annual Civil War Days. Witness cavalry and musket drills, tour the camp, take wagon rides, and talk to civilian ...

Lancaster, PA
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28JUL

Retro Fest 2018 Rockabilly Weekender and Car Show

Retro Fest was created in 2016 as an event to bring the East Coast rockabilly and vintage community together and to celebrate the uniqueness of its culture. We work with local organizations, busine...

Lancaster, PA
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28JUL

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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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