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Fun and Fascination: Owls

Fun and Fascination continues with interactive natural history programs designed to pique the curiosity of 6 to 10-year-olds. Believe it or not, owls are now thinking about territories and nesting!...

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21NOV

Owl Prowl

Join Naturalist Lisa J. Sanchez at the Environmental Center for a night of looking and listening for owls. We will begin inside looking at the life cycle of Lancaster County owls and become familia...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV

November Covered Bridge Tour

There are some thrills of driving that you just don’t get cooped up in a car. Enjoy a guided covered bridge tour of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Hop onto a 50cc scooter for a visit of 19th cen...

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

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21NOV thru 30NOV

Phillips Museum of Art's Permanent Collection

The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is please to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, showcasing works from our renowned collection. The museum's per...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV thru 7DEC

Colette Fu: We Are Tiger Dragon People

Colette Fu's one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on her ancestral explorations. Fu traveled to China's Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation's 55 minority tribes reside. Her e...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV thru 7DEC

War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Mem

The exhibition 'War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials' by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz examines the question "How do Americans remember war?" Artist Binh Danh an...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV thru 7DEC

Käthe Kollwitz: Bauernkrieg/Peasant War

From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for 'Bauernkrieg/Peasant War', a series of etchings that represents the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, thei...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV thru 7DEC

The Project Mosaic 2018

The significance of art in the lives of our youth cannot be underestimated. Yet, just when research is finally emerging that supports this, budget cuts and curricular demands are threatening the fo...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV thru 7DEC

Christmas in Paradise

At Christmas, we want the familar songs and tales that bring back happy memories and help make this time of year so magi-cal. Join us as we present our most loved Christmas story. A Lancaster Count...

Paradise, PA
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21NOV thru 29DEC

A Christmas to Remember

A Christmas to Remember – Unexpected Treasures…in Unlikely Places In this live holiday musical, Matthew and Mary face unforeseen challenges as the new owners of a thrift store in Parad...

Bird-in-Hand, PA
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21NOV thru 29DEC

42nd Street

Broadway’s “Largest Tap Sensation” and a signature Fulton dance extravaganza! Glitz, glamour, and the “Lullaby of Broadway,” 42nd Street is bursting with showstopping ...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV thru 30DEC

A Christmas Carol

A season favorite! Even for a grumpy old miser like Ebenezer Scrooge, it’s never too late to change. But when he’s visited by three ghosts – Past, Present, and Future – he d...

Lancaster, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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21NOV thru 30DEC

The 2018 Christmas Show: The First Noel

Witness the magic and splendor of our holiday celebration as AMT presents “The First Noel” featuring wondrous costumes, astonishing dancers, breathtaking sets, and all the endearment of...

Lancaster, PA
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21NOV thru 30DEC

Magic & Wonder: Christmas

Magic Christmas – Holiday Fun for the Whole Family Brett Myers and his talented cast combine astounding illusions and heartwarming comedy with the best of the holiday spirit in a journey of j...

Bird-in-Hand, PA
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21NOV thru 1JAN

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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21NOV thru 5JAN

Thanksgiving Day Tour

What better way to relax before “Crazy Uncle Harvey” arrives and the feasting begins on Thanksgiving Day. Enjoy a ride on a 50cc scooter for a visit of 19th century covered bridges with...

Strasburg, PA
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22NOV

Mayor's Tree Lighting and Tuba Christmas

Kick off the holidays in Lancaster City with the arrival of Santa, lighting of the tree, entertainment from MFE, San Juan Bautista Choir, Prima, and Tuba Christmas. Enjoy visits with Santa and hors...

Lancaster, PA
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23NOV

Christmas Village at Refreshing Mountain

You have never experienced Christmas lights like this before!  New for 2018, load up your car with family and friends and come join us at Refreshing Mountain where we’ll help you experie...

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

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23NOV

Christmas TreE-Town

Visit Christmas TreE-Town, a collaborative effort between local businesses and EACC, www.christmastree-town.com, which includes a comprehensive events calendar, suggested itineraries...

Elizabethtown , PA
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23NOV

Christmas in Ephrata

Our Ephrata tradition of Santa's arrival and tree lighting continues. Ephrata Development Organization is taking this event to new levels! Many families look forward to this special evening and...

Ephrata, PA
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23NOV

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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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