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Fragile Barriers

The next time you are approaching one of our East Coast beaches, take a good look around. Most of our beaches are actually on barrier islands - long, thin strips of sand separated from the mainland...

Lancaster, PA
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18JUN

July Celebrity Bartending Night

This evening will benefit the organization’s mission to support new programming and promote understanding and appreciation for the Lancaster Public Library. Our Celebrity Friends of the Libra...

Lancaster, PA
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18JUN

Visit Day Out With Thomas™

Join Thomas the Tank Engine™, a full-sized operating steam locomotive, as he greets friends of all ages.

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

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18JUN thru 24JUN

Day Out With Thomas™

Day Out With Thomas™ Thomas The Tank Engine and pal Percy host Day Out With Thomas at Strasburg Rail Road June 16 - 24.
The event features a 20-minute ride on Thomas and 12-minute r...

Ronks, PA
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18JUN thru 24JUN

Aladdin

Aladdin is a poor street urchin who desperately wants to be a prince so that he can marry the beautiful Princess Zenovia. In this zany version of the time-honored tale, you’ll meet a very hel...

Lancaster, PA
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18JUN thru 14JUL

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

On the grand and opulent scale of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast arises another epic production on the Fulton’s stage, with a cast and chorus of 90; The Hunchback of Notre Dame will mesm...

Lancaster, PA
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18JUN thru 21JUL

Getting Momma Married

A young woman and her husband live under Mom’s roof. When the stork is due to make an arrival, the kids must find their own nest. And what about poor Momma, all alone? The an-swer is as plain...

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

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18JUN thru 11AUG

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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18JUN thru 31AUG

Comprehensive Kayak Class

This 5-hour class offers complete instruction for touring kayaking. Taught in cockpit-style kayaks, the class begins with an on-land orientation on kayak equipment and technique. On the water, stud...

Wrightsville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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18JUN thru 1SEP

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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18JUN 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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18JUN thru 5JAN

Stories on the Porch

During this program, a Rock Ford docent reads a selected story of Early America to the children while gathered on the spacious porch of the mansion. Following the story, children participate in a f...

Lancaster, PA
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19JUN

Summer Solstice Celebration

Join Naturalist Rachel Albright to celebrate nature during the summer solstice this year! Learn the cultural significance of the longest day of the year also known as midsummer. We will make our ow...

Lancaster, PA
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21JUN

Duke's Birthday

You’re invited to come to a surprise birthday party to celebrate Duke! Join in the fun during this special party on Thursday or Friday in honor of our favorite purple dragon. The fun will sta...

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

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21JUN thru 22JUN

HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY

A spectacular musical biography of the legendary singer-songwriter and great innovator of American popular music. The play follows Hank Williams' rise from his beginnings on the Louisiana Hayri...

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

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21JUN thru 24JUN

The Wizard of Oz

There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time captivates audiences as they travel down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond. Join Dorothy, Toto, and their friends the Cow...

Lancaster, PA
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21JUN thru 4AUG

Celtic Fling-Friday Night Kick Off Concert

The 20th annual Celtic Fling & Highland Games at Mount Hope kicks off on Friday, June 22 at 4 PM with the Celtic Kick-Off Concert—featuring some of our favorite performers! Bring your app...

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

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22JUN

Under the Streetlamp

Under the Streetlamp, America’s hottest new vocal group, performs an electrifying evening of classic hits from the American radio songbook. Exuding the irresistible rapport of a modern day Ra...

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

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22JUN

Civil War Living History Encampment

SOLANCO Historical Society's Civil War Living History Encampment event for 2018 will be held at the Robert Fulton Birthplace Museum and Garden south of Quarryville. Guests can tour the camp and...

Quarryville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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22JUN

Friday Nite Unwind Paddle Tour, Music & Meal

This tour is offered each night during the summer when we have live music on our front porch overlooking the river. Shank's Mare guides will lead you on a leisurely paddle tour along the shorel...

Wrightsville, PA
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22JUN thru 24AUG

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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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