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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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Taste the World walking and sampling tour

Theme: Taste the World Tuesday. Join us for a lunch around the world! Where else can you try Italian veggie pasta salad, Greek falafel, Southern fries, and Irish bread pudd...

Downtown Lancaster
Lancaster, PA
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29JUL

Drop-in Experience: Nature Detective

Stop...Look...Listen...Observe. Explore our play garden on a scavenger hunt as you search for clues straight from nature! Drop-in programs are designed for adults and child...

Hands-on House
Lancaster, PA
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29JUL thru 30JUL

Farm Tour

Visit a local family dairy farm. Milk a cow, feed a calf, go inside a chicken coop, take a guided walking tour of the farm and interact with rabbits, goats, chickens, ducks...

Verdant View Farm
PARADISE, PA
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29JUL thru 30JUL

Anniversary Food Extravaganza

Join Intercourse Canning Company for annual Food Fest! A special event will be held each Saturday during the month of July Celebrate 17 years of business during our anniver...

Intercourse Canning Company
Intercourse, PA
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29JUL thru 31JUL

Museum Explorer Mornings

Thursday mornings, July 3 through 31 Introduce children to art this summer. Participate in one or all five of these workshops designed for children ages 3 to 10 accompanied...

Brandywine River Museum of Art
Chadds Ford, PA
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29JUL thru 31JUL

Summer Camp: Rocks & Fossils

Young rock and fossil enthusiasts will enjoy a week of collecting and Organizing specimens. Campers will hike to collect rocks, identify their treasures, and organize them....

The Lancaster County Parks' Environmental Center
Lancaster, PA
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29JUL thru 1AUG

Summer Camp: Camp H2O

Ages 8 and up. Neither “Water, water, everywhere, nor any drop to drink.” says Coleridge’s Ancient Mariner, but what did they know back in 1798. Join Natu...

The Lancaster County Parks' Environmental Center
Lancaster, PA
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29JUL thru 1AUG

Bridges and Beer Tour

Experience Lancaster County like never before! This guided tour will take you through the back roads of Amish Country on a 50cc scooter traveling at a leisurely pace to bea...

Strasburg Scooters
Strasburg, PA
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29JUL thru 8AUG

The Music Man

Fast-talking Harold Hill plans to swindle the unsuspecting townspeople and skip town with the loot, but loses his heart to the librarian instead. With barbershop quartets a...

Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
Lancaster, PA
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29JUL thru 9AUG

Always A Bridesmaid

All Laughs, All The Time

Rainbow Dinner Theatre
Paradise, PA
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29JUL thru 9AUG

Lure of the Brandywine

Celebrating the dual mission of the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art, this exhibition examines the art of the region through the lens of land conservation. The ap...

Brandywine River Museum of Art
Chadds Ford, PA
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29JUL thru 10AUG

Sign Language for Early Communicators

Parents, caregivers & early childhood educators will provide basic sign vocabularly for promoting early communicatgions skills. Eight week course series.

Lebanon Valley College
Annville, PA
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29JUL thru 15AUG

Imagine Brandywine

This new exhibition space displays creative art projects by area school students and inspired by the museum's collection and landscape. Works by students from the Chest...

Brandywine River Museum of Art
Chadds Ford, PA
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29JUL thru 17AUG

Treasure Trail Passport

Visit the beautiful Brandywine Valley from Memorial Day through Labor Day and get one-time admission to 11 top Brandywine Valley attractions with the passport. Particpating...

Brandywine River Museum of Art
Chadds Ford, PA
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29JUL thru 1SEP

Blue Star Museums

The Brandywine River Museum of Art joins more than 2,000 museums across the country for Blue Star Museums. For this program, the museum offers free admission to active duty...

Brandywine River Museum of Art
Chadds Ford, PA
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29JUL thru 1SEP

Motoring Mysteries of the Far East

In these modern times, vehicles originating from far-away countries such as Japan and South Korea have become household brands such as Kia, Hyundai, Toyota or Honda with mi...

AACA Museum
Hershey, PA
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29JUL thru 14SEP

Barnstormers Game

Clipper Magazine Stadium
Lancaster, PA
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29JUL thru 21SEP

Music Of The Night

Music of the Night returns! Our critically acclaimed, fan favorite show graces the stage once again with the songs and sentiments that have thrilled audiences around the wo...

American Music Theatre
Lancaster, PA
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29JUL thru 11OCT

Indian Nation

A display of approximately 25 Indian motorcycles will explore the Indian brand from inception to their current re-introduction, what they mean to us, and what they may be a...

AACA Museum
Hershey, PA
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29JUL thru 24OCT

Historic Properties Open for Tours

Make plans now and be among the first to tour the N.C.Wyeth House & Studio, Andrew Wyeth Studio and Kuerner Farm this spring. Package tours, which combine visits to two...

Brandywine River Museum of Art
Chadds Ford, PA
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29JUL thru 23NOV

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AmishView Inn & Suites

AmishView Inn & Suites

Located on AAA Scenic Byway. Complimentary breakfast, kitchenettes & more. Indoor pool, theater, tours & buggy rides. Perfect for couples & families.

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Ride First Class in Air Conditioning

Ride First Class in Air Conditioning

Ride in air-conditioned comfort aboard our four First-Class cars! Choose from the Parlor Car, Lounge Car, Dining Car or President’s Car. Or ride the Open Air Car for a different kind of “cool.”

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