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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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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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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

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

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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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

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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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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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

Sounds of Strasburg Summer Music Series

Lancaster musician and songwriter Mark Derose and his band The Dreadnought Brigade bring high-energy performances of upbeat, feel good music to stages across the tri-state region, calling upon Mark...

Strasburg, PA
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18AUG

Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show

The Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show is presented under the oaks of the Chautauqua section of Mount Gretna during the 3rd weekend in August.
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Mount Gretna, PA
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Next-door Neighbors region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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18AUG thru 19AUG

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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18AUG thru 26AUG

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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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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18AUG thru 1SEP

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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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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18AUG 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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18AUG 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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18AUG thru 5OCT

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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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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18AUG thru 27OCT

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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18AUG thru 5JAN

The Golden Boys

Frankie Avalon, Fabian, and Bobby Rydell return to AMT as the Golden Boys. Join us for a night of nostalgic hits such as “De De Dinah,” “Venus,” “Bobbysocks to Stockin...

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

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19AUG

Then Sings My Soul: Beloved Hymns & Songs

The Red Caboose is pleased to present another original production! Featuring 4 professional vocalists, "Then Sings My Soul" highlights inspiring hymns of faith and devotion often sung at ...

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

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19AUG

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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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