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To celebrate the day King Charles II of Great Britain granted William Penn the charter that founded the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, all museums managed by the state will offer free admission. This year, the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission will celebrate the Commonwealth’s...

Lancaster County has an interesting tradition… neighboring towns spring to life on a rolling schedule on Friday nights. Every Friday is a special event somewhere in Lancaster County. It’s downtown Lancaster’s turn on the...

It’s known by several names, but Lancaster County’s favorite way to celebrate the day before the first day of Lent (Fat Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday, Mardi Gras) is with fasnachts. Translated into English as “fast night”, the tradition is traced back to the custom of using up...

Visitors to Lancaster with a soft spot for sweets will be delighted by Hershey’s Chocolate-Covered February. More than 90 chocolate-inspired events will be held throughout the month, from family-friendly chocolate lab classes to delicious wine pairing events. The best part is that...

Nestled along the Conestoga River in Lancaster County Central Park, one of the city’s most historic buildings remains largely unchanged. The four-story Georgian-style brick mansion of Rock Ford Plantation features a wraparound porch on three sides, breathtaking period furniture, and...

Just a short drive away from After Eight Bed & Breakfast is one of the East Coast’s most premiere venues for live entertainment. From the variety of its productions to its Broadway-caliber talent, the American Music Theatre’s performances are encore-worthy. This holiday season,...

During your getaway in Lancaster County, plan a date night to the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. The year-round dinner and show package features American cuisine and a Broadway-caliber professional performance with a live orchestra, making it one of Lancaster’s favorite attractions for...

One of Lancaster’s most unique experiences is the popular Wolf Sanctuary of PA. Originally founded as a private rescue over three decades ago, the sanctuary has grown as the permanent home to forty wolf and wolf-dog rescues on eighty acres of natural woodland. The sanctuary offers guided...

Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum is one of the most unique places in Lancaster County to visit and it provides those that make a trip to its grounds a rare glimpse into what life was like in the 18th and 19th centuries. With so many events, classes, demonstrations, exhibits, and living...

Whether it’s one of your all-time favorite TV shows or you’re just looking for a good laugh, the unauthorized parody of The Office at the American Music Theater in downtown Lancaster is guaranteed to entertain. Revisit some of your most favorite TV characters of all time and all the...