Summertime is a fantastic time to discover all the things to do in Lancaster County.
The longer days, the warmer nights, and the magical hours at dusk make summer ideal for exploring more of the expected, and unexpected, here in our region.
Seasonal Features: SUMMER
Naturally, outdoor activities abound — from zip-lining, hiking, biking, and enjoying fun-filled days at an amusement park. A walk through our historic downtown is the perfect way to spend a few summer hours shopping, dining, and discovering.
Another summer love is to simply kick back under the purple-blue skies, listening to the sounds of beautiful music fill the air at one of our many summer concert series.
To stay tuned-in to all the sensational things there are to experience in summer in Lancaster County, check back often. We’ll spotlight new summer activities here all season long.
Summer Weather in Lancaster County
Things to Do in Summer
Live Music this Summer
From large-scale amphitheaters to smaller-scale live entertainment at some of our favorite restaurants, you’ll be sure to get your music fix for this summer in Lancaster County. Grab a blanket and picnic dinner, and head to Long's Park or Nissley Vineyard for an evening of fantastic live performances.
Find Farm Fresh Produce this Season
From farm-fresh fruits and veggies, bountiful blooms, and even made-from-scratch baked-goods and dairy products- roadside stands in Lancaster County just can’t be beat. Where else can you pick up a beautiful bouquet of sunflowers, vine ripened tomatoes, a baked-this morning shoo-fly pie, and an ice-cold glass of root beer all for under $20?
Top Outdoor Adventures with Kids
Lancaster, PA is full of great opportunities to head outside with your kids. So slather on the sunscreen and scoot outside for some good old-fashioned family fun. The destinations below are designed to offer great experiences and new discoveries for the entire family.
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