things to do in lancaster: Things To Do This Weekend In Lancaster - July 25-27 - 07/24/14 05:58 AM
Saturday, July 26- Outdoor Art Show - Lititz Springs Park - 9am-5pm. Presented by The Village Art Association.  See website here.
Sunday, July 27 - Long’s Park Summer Music Series -  The Steel Wheels: From the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, this four-piece string band marries old-time musical traditions with their own innovative sound and lifestyle.
Civil War Weekend - Landis Valley Farm & Museum - Saturday 10am-4pmTravel back in time to the year 1863 as re-enactors transform Landis Valley into a Civil War-era crossroads village. Includes musket drilling and demonstrations, cavalry, the U.S. Sanitary Commission, horse-drawn wagon rides, … (6 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Things To Do This Weekend In Lancaster - July 18-20 2014 - 07/18/14 06:00 AM
Friday, July 18 - Family Movie Night - Mary Poppins (1964) at The Junction Center. Enjoy a free movie night with the family - Kettle Corn and Turkey Hill products available for purchase. Turkey Hill proceeds go to WJTL to help wit the cost of the event. Come early to ride the WJTL Pedal Cars! The Junction Center Tent, 1875 Junction Road, Manheim, PA
Friday, July 18 -Ephrata Cloister - Get a peek inside collections storage of original 18th century benches and tables from the Saal, windows, looms, drawings, prints, pottery, and more. Kerry Mohn, Curator, will be giving … (4 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Things To Do This Weekend In Lancaster - July 11-13, 2014 - 07/09/14 10:52 AM
4th Annual Food and Spirits Festival - Sunday, July 13th - The fourth annual Food & Spirits Festival is a showcase of local restaurants, food vendors, vineyards, microbreweries, distilleries, retailers and more. This festival was created for those who enjoy good food, fine wine, craft beer and lively music. Lancaster County Convention Center, 25 S Queen St, Lancaster, PA 17603. Tickets can be purchased through the website here.  
Taste The World Walking And Sampling Tour - Friday, July 11th - Downtown Lancaster -Theme: Exotic Foods. Try out-of-the-ordinary specialties from around the world! Items to sample include Cambodian pig stomach, Greek … (4 comments)

things to do in lancaster: 4th Of July Weekend 2014 Events In Lancaster PA - 06/30/14 02:18 AM

4th Of July Weekend 2014 Events In Lancaster PA
Friday July 4th-
Old Fashioned 4th of July - Musser Park-  A festival that is fun for all ages! This is a great way to spend Independence Day since everyone in your family will find something to do, as well as eat. 11:00 -3:00 pm. - 135 N. Lime St., Lancaster.
July's First Friday in dowtown Lancaster falls on Independence Day this year- 5:00 to 9:00 PM. Shops, restaurants, galleries, museums, artist studios, and artisans extend their hours to host new exhibits, special openings, and artisan events. Check out website here for a full map.

things to do in lancaster: Millcreek's 7th Annual Community Yard Sale - 06/25/14 05:32 AM

Mark your calendars for Saturday morning, July 12th 2014 - Millcreek community is having its 7th annual yard sale. This community is located off in West Lampeter Township, Lancaster Pa.
How to Get to MillCreek:
Take Route 30 East to the PA-462 West/Lincoln Highway Exit. Turn right onto PA-462 West/Lincoln Highway. Take a quick left on Strasburg Pike. Take first Right onto Millport Road. Take a left onto Lampeter Rd. At intersection, take Left onto Conard Rd. Millcreek will be on your left hand side.

things to do in lancaster: Things To Do This Weekend In Lancaster - 06/19/14 04:32 AM
This weekend is the official start of Summer! If you're in the mood to sit on your porch and just enjoy a cold drink, we can't blame you, but if you're looking for somewhere to go and something to do well then you're in luck! Here are four events this weekend in Lancaster, PA:
1. Music Friday In Downtown Lancaster- It's the 3rd Friday of the month so music will be heard in downtown Lancaster. Have dinner at one of the many great restaurants and then stop by Binns Park to hear live music.  150 North Queen Street, Lancaster PA. 
2. … (0 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Long's Park Summer Music Series Kicks Off This Sunday - 05/29/14 03:17 AM
Picture from Longs Park Summer Music Theater Facebook page. 
Starting this Sunday, June 1 and running every Sunday rain or shine for the whole suummsummerer, Long's Park in Lancaster PA has free outdoor concerts. For over 50 years people have gathered to hear all kinds of music at the outdoor amphitheater located in Long's Park at Route 30 and Harrisburg Pike. This Sunday at 7:30 pm will be Mingo Fishtrap. Bring blankets and lawn chairs and picnic in the park or visit the food vendors. 
Don't miss the Independence day celebration happening on July 6th. The event starts at 7:00pm with the US Army … (3 comments)

things to do in lancaster: The Great PA Flavor Fest - This Weekend May 24-26 - 05/22/14 07:33 AM
The Great PA Flavorfest is this weekend at Mount Hope Estate and Winery in Manheim, PA. May 24 & 25 from 11am - 5pm will have food, crafts, and entertainment. Here is the description from the website:
"Offering free admission, free parking and free wine sampling, this festival provides a showcase of Pennsylvania's diverse culinary, wine offerings and the finest in PA artisan crafts and is sure to be a weekend of fun and delicious entertainment for the whole family that signals the beginning of summer. Enjoy cooking demos with regional chefs, culinary workshops, food and wine sampling and sales, a … (0 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Lancaster PA Spring Art Walk This Weekend - 04/28/14 06:21 AM
This weekend, May 3rd and 4th is the Spring ArtWalk in downtown Lancaster. It is a great time to visit downtown Lancaster and walk around to many different galleries. There are a ton of great places to eat as well!
The website describes it like this:
A semi-annual event celebrating the eclectic mix of independent galleries that thrive in downtown Lancaster, PA. Take a contemplative walk with Lancaster's gallery community and enjoy meet-the-artist events, seminars, workshops, kids; activities and more. Free
Hours are Saturday 10-4 and Sunday 12-5.
Featured Galleries:
Modern Art
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
Christiane David Gallery
Lancaster … (3 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Lancaster City Restaurant Week Begins Today! - 03/24/14 10:16 AM
Today is the first day of Restaurant Week in Lancaster! This event goes until the 30th and is a great way to try out somewhere new.
Many restaurants are participating and offering all kinds of deals this week. Aussie and the Fox, Fenz, Penn Square Grille, The Stockyard Inn, Cafe Di Vetro and many more. There are fixed price meals starting at $10 and going up to $40.  If you go to the official website you can choose your price range and see what is available. It's a good idea to call and make reservations if possible, this will be a … (7 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Spring Home Show This Weekend In Lancaster - 02/25/14 09:09 PM
This weekend is the Building Industry Association of Lancaster County's Spring Home Show. Held at Spooky Nook Sports Comlex for the first time this year, the show runs 1-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 1, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 2. Admission is free.The show has a wide variety of building exhibitions including new construction and remodeling, green technologies, landscaping, kitchens and baths, interior design and financial services. There are also educational seminars and family activities.Visit the website for more information.
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things to do in lancaster: Annual Fire & Ice Festival - Lititz PA - 01/22/14 12:17 AM

Looking for something fun for the whole family in the middle of this long and snowy winter? Mark your calendar's for the Fire & Ice Festival in Lititz, PA. This year the event takes place from February 14th-17th. The main attractions are beautiful and exquisite ice sculptures designed by DiMartino Ice as well as the annual Friday Block Party, Chili Cook-off in the Warwick High School gym, Winter Wonderland Carnival, Dodgeball Tournament and Youth Rally Day. In addition, there will be a Family Movie Night, live music, entertainment and contests. 
Parking is free throughout Lititz and its various parking lots … (0 comments)

things to do in lancaster: New Addition To Dutch Wonderland This Year - 01/21/14 11:45 PM
Locals and tourists alike love visiting Dutch Wonderland, an amusement park in Lancaster, PA. This year they are adding "Exploration Island" a dinosaur themed area. View their aerial drawing of the new area at the bottom of this post and check out their website for more concept drawings. Exploration Island will include: 
Dino Dig –Young explorers will “dig” this open air site where dinosaur fossils are unearthed. Grab a brush and dust off the past to discover fossilized T-Rex footprints, as well as Triceratops and Stegosaurus skeletons buried in the sand – waiting to be found!
Prehistoric Path – Experience dinosaurs close- up … (0 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Oregon Dairy Corn Maze Opens This Weekend In Lancaster County - 09/20/13 01:23 AM
Friday, September 20th, marks the opening of this years corn maze, "Barnyard Chaos," at Oregon Dairy. Every Weekend starting Friday, September 20, 2013 – Sunday, November 3, 2013 -Weather Permitting. Located at 2900 Oregon Pike, Lititz Pa, Oregon Dairy has fun for all ages including a restaurant, special events, and a playground. Check out their website here.

Regular Maze Admission Prices:
Adults - $8
Children 3 - 12 - $4
Children 2 and Under FREE!
Group Rates for 15 or More - $1.00 OFF Each Admission 
Other Activities Included with Corn Maze Admission: Pebble Toy Box, Replica Milking Cow, Straw … (3 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Lancaster Humane League's 24th Annual Tailwaggers Trot - 09/10/13 01:35 AM
Sunday, September 22nd is the Annual Tailwaggers Trot, this yearly event raises money for the Animal Rescue Fund. Held at Buchanan Park (905 Buchanan Ave, Lancaster)  this one mile walk with your dog starts at 11:15 am. From 12-4pm there are also bands, pet contests, food and more! There is a $5 admission for non-pet walkers. Different food vendors include Snack Attack, J.R's Brisket, Naters Taters, Urban Olive and more! 
Registration information can be found on the website here. You'll want to take your dog to the new dog park while you are at Buchanan Park; make sure dogs are wearing … (3 comments)

things to do in lancaster: House Of Pizza - Willow Street PA - 06/09/13 10:43 AM
2419 Willow Street Pike in West Lampeter Township of Willow Street PA is home to House Of Pizza. This little restaurant has been family owned and operated since 1980 and is a great place to stop for lunch or dinner. If you stop by you'll find the typical pizza shop foods like pizza, subs, cheesesteaks, and strombolis, but you'll also find homemade soups (Chicken Corn Noodle, Chile con Carne, Ham and Bean...) and an ice cream counter! Serving hand dipped, soft serve, floats, sundaes, shakes and malts is a great bonus to this place. Tuesday - Thursday they have daily specials. … (4 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Visiting Lancaster County PA - 10/22/12 01:06 AM
If you're thinking of taking a trip to Lancaster, PA or for those of us lucky enough to live here; we found some itineraries that are creative and all revolve around food! Most people think of PA Dutch food when they think of Lancaster but there is so much more to experience! has come up with 5 different ideas that may spark your appetite.
1. The Ale Trail - local breweries and pubs
2. The Dairy Trail - behind the scenes of our dairy community
3. The Market Basket Trail - we have loads of farmers markets
4. The Sweet … (3 comments)

things to do in lancaster: Cherry Hill Orchards Outlet - Lancaster PA - 05/31/12 12:46 AM
Just a few minutes outside of Lancaster City is a great place to find fresh fruits, and pick your own apples, pumpkins, cherries, or peaches. Cherry Hill Orchards Outlet at 400 Long Lane is open year round Monday - Saturday 9-6. Shop in their retail store for over 40 varieties of apples, baked goods, veggies, sweet treats, and loads of flowers. They have a huge assortment of annuals, perennials, herbs, and hanging baskets. Look around and you will find: milk, eggs, cheese, apple smoked bologna, bacon, butter, pies, cakes, cookies and breads! Try different varieties of Apple Cider (Cherry is a … (16 comments)

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