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Lancaster County, PA events calendar

Find special events and one-of-a-kind things to do in Lancaster County all-year long.

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.

Our Lancaster County, PA Events Calendar below allows you to select a date range to search for things to do during your visit. You can also enter keywords or filter events by categories or by the part of the county where the event is being held.

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Barnyard Kingdom Family Fun Farm

Looking for outdoor fun in Lancaster County? Head on over to the Country Barn’s Barnyard Kingdom. Visit a real working farm that has dedicated 8 acres to down home fu...

Country Barn
Lancaster, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

River Hills explore the region

1NOV thru 2NOV

6thAnnual 5k MAG Fall Flash

The course for this event is a popular one – it crosses the Susquehanna River via the Veterans Memorial Bridge (Rt. 462) between Lancaster & York County which is ...

Wrightsville
Wrightsville, PA
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Next-door Neighbors region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

1940s Swing Dance

1940s SWING DANCE: Saturday, November 1, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Jump, jive and swing to the popular Moonlighters live band among the trains in the Railroad Museum of ...

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

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1NOV

Field Trip: Native American Tour

Join us as we explore the various pre-European cultures of Lancaster and York Counties. This tour includes various Native American sites in Manor Township, where the Susque...

Leave from: Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
Lancaster, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

The Amish and their Quilts

Join us on November 1, from 9am-12 pm for The Amish and their Quilts class. Learn where and when quilting began. Discover antique Amish quilts and their fondness of quiltin...

Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
Lancaster, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Stories & Studies: Kermit the Hermit

Kermit the Hermit is a grumpy and greedy old crab living in a bay, who learns a lesson and changes his ways. Naturalist Andy Yoder will be reading the story of Kermit and t...

Lancaster County Environmental Center
Lancaster, PA
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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Haunted Chickies

Chickies Rock has a long and colorful history so it is not surprising that many ghost stories have arisen regarding the area. Join Naturalist Andy Yoder at the Furnace Road...

Chickies Rock County Park
Columbia, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Concert: Demetrius Archer & Joe Migliore

On November 1 at 1:30 p.m., Demetrius Archer & Joseph Migliore will perform their senior recital on tuba and bass guitar. This event will be held in Biemesderfer Concer...

Winter Visual and Performing Arts Center
Millersville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Chad Wynn, Senior Recital, Voice

On November 1 at 4:30 p.m., Chad Wynn will be performing his senior recital on voice. The event will be located in Biemesderfer Concert Hall at the Winter Visual and Perfor...

Winter Visual and Performing Arts Center
Millersville, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Eastland Alpacas Annual Fall Open House

Join us for two weekends of fun at our 12th Annual Open House! Tour our farm and “Get up Close and Personal” with the alpacas. There are over 100 alpacas to see...

Eastland Alpacas
Mount Joy, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Boogie Back in Time

The National Watch and Clock Museum is boogieing the night away with a sensational ’70s Disco Party to help you get your groove on! Come join the dance fever on Satur...

National Watch and Clock Museum
Columbia, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Christiana Craft & Vendor Fair

Lancaster Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society is holding their 1st Fall Craft& Vendor Fair indoors on November 1st from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The fair will be...

Christiana
Christiana , PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Silent Movie Night: "The Navigator"

Laugh along with Buster Keaton in his 1924 silent comedy “The Navigator,” accompanied by renowned theater organist Wayne Zimmerman. After proposing to a woman w...

Garden Spot Village
New Holland, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Fall Bazaar

FALL Bazaar at LITITZ UM Church Nov 1 Saturday 8am-2pm 201 Market Street Lititz PA (over 30+ vendors) *Free coffee and tea* * Crafts, Homemade soups & foods, Unique Gif...

201 Market St Lititz Pa * FREE coffee and tea
Lititz, PA
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Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Susquehanna Glass Tent Sale

All merchandise will be 75-90% off. Nickel, dime and quarter tables. Bring your own box to fill.

Susquehanna Glass
Columbia, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Pumpkin Madness

Pumpkin Madness at Cherry Crest Farm opens at 10 am and events start at noon and go until 5pm then the maze is open until 10 pm Drop and throw and smash a pumpkin and see t...

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm
Ronks, PA
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Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV

Trains & Troops

TRAINS & TROOPS: Saturday, November 1 and Sunday, November 2. Honor our veterans, and the men and women currently in uniform, while you experience many splendid railroa...

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

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1NOV thru 2NOV

Classic Concert Series: Wizards & Wands

Classic Concert Series October 31 - November 2, 2014 at the Fulton Opera House Wizards, Wands, and Tintinnabulation - Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain - Rachmaninoff: The...

Fulton Opera House
Lancaster, PA
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Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV thru 2NOV

Happy Hauntings

Saturdays and Sundays October 18-19, 25-26 and November 1-2, 2014 Discover this fun, fall family event where nothing is scary and everything is geared toward children ...

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

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1NOV thru 2NOV

Crazy For You

Who could ask for anything more in a musical extravaganza? This high-energy comedy of mistaken identities, plot twists, fabulous costumes, dances, and Gershwin music is cla...

Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
Lancaster, PA
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River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1NOV thru 8NOV

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Ship a Lancaster Shoofly Pie

Ship a Lancaster Shoofly Pie

Ship a famous Lancaster County favorite in a beautiful Holiday tin. Fresh from the Bakery at Hershey Farm this delicious treat makes a perfect gift!

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The 2014 Christmas Show at AMT

The 2014 Christmas Show at AMT

Awe-inspiring music and dance, incomparable voices, and light-hearted holiday humor are the ingredients for this season’s all-new show. On stage November 4-December 30, 2014.

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