Memorial Day Weekend Activities in Lancaster County, PA
Looking for some family friendly fun this upcoming Memorial Day Weekend in Lancaster County, PA? Whether you're looking for outdoor fun, parades, some good eats or some down-on-the-farm action, I've got the low down on all the Memorial Day Weekend happenings around town!
No better way to celebrate the unofficial beginning of summer than catching an All-American game of baseball at the Clipper Stadium, right? There are actually two holiday events to choose from this year! Come cheer on the Lancaster Barnstormers as they take on Newark this Thursday, May 27th at 6:30pm in the Salute to Veterans night. And make sure you don't miss the $20 All-You-Can-Eat and Drink Beer and Wing special in the Wheatland Suite from 6-8pm! Looking for a weekend activity instead? Then come support the Lancaster Jr. Barnstormers in the Barnstormer Diamond Classic held May 29th-31st. For only a $5 entry fee you can cheer on your favorite team as they compete for the Barnstormer Diamond Classic championship!
If its tasty food you're searching for then look no further than the Great PA Flavor Fest held at the Mount Hope Estate & Winery on the grounds of the PA Renaissance Faire. Join in the fun May 29-30 from 11am - 5pm. The best part of this event other than the incredible food, music and crafts available? It's free! No Admission or Parking fees. You can't beat that! Visit www.parenfaire.com for more details!
If it's a parade you have in mind be sure to check out the largest Lancaster County Memorial Day Parade held in Mt. Joy on Saturday, May 29th starting at 2pm. This year's theme is "Recognize and Celebrate our Heroes". There is also the Columbia Parade held on Sunday starting at 2:30pm. The parade route starts at 10th and Manor Streets and ends at Locust and Sixth!
If its wild and crazy you're lookin' for make sure you don't miss the Memorial Day Weekend Demolition Derby & Fireworks Display held Saturday, May 29th at 7pm at Buck Motorsports in where else but "The Buck" of course! For more information and a schedule of events visit www.buckmotorsports.com!
And lastly, if it's more family fun you're after then check out the Opening Weekend of the Cherry Crest Adventure Farm in Paradise Twp. With over 50 fun-filled activities including the Hay Chute, the Barnyard Jump and the Singing Chicken Show, the kids will never want to leave! (Trust me I know this from personal experience!)
Well, there you have it folks, a rundown of some of the great activities available for your Memorial Day Weekend in Lancaster County, PA! It looks like we've got some great weather in store so you've got no excuse but to get out there and have some fun this holiday weekend! I know I will!