• American Music Theatre
  • Covered bridge in snow
  • Central Market
  • Amish buggy in snow

Lancaster, PA and the Pennsylvania Dutch Country 

Strasburg Rail RoadCome Explore Lancaster

Attractions and fun things to do abound in Lancaster – for all ages and interests. Here you can enjoy a thriving cultural scene, a variety of special events , great food, and diverse shopping opportunities.

 

Restaurants open Thanksgiving

Celebrate Thanksgiving;

Black Friday Shopping

As we celebrate Thanksgiving, we have so much to be grateful for. But if you are tired of cooking your own turkey, these Lancaster Restaurants are open Thanksgiving Day. And if you’re ready for Christmas Shopping, check the Black Friday store hours for many Lancaster stores. Then look for Cyber Monday bargains in our Online Shopping directory.

 

Christmas in Lancaster County

AMT ChristmasThe Christmas season is already underway in Lancaster. Local attractions already have the Christmas spirit, and you will, too, as you experience the many Christmas in Lancaster activities and holiday events.

 

Amish BuggyOur Amish Neighbors

The oldest Amish settlement in America is in Lancaster. The Amish community here is flourishing even though they still rely on horse and buggy transportation and refuse public electricity. Learn more about the Amish lifestyle and their faith. Their culture and ethics have caused many people to rethink some of their own personal priorities. You can even local Amish attractions and even take an Amish buggy ride.

Dutch WonderlandVacation in Lancaster

Lancaster PA hosts over 8 million visitors each year. They love the state-of-the-art entertainment, the variety of family activities, and the peaceful countryside. Spend an enjoyable vacation here while you visit quaint small towns like Bird-in-Hand and Intercourse. It’s easy to unwind and relax here with our beautiful scenery and the clip-clop sound of horses echoing down back country roads.

 Smorgasbord diningAnd the Food Here….

When asked what they enjoy most about Lancaster County, our food is often near the top of the list.  You’ll find that fresh-from-the-farm goodness whether visiting a Lancaster farmers market or dining at one of our many fine restaurants, including smorgasbord and family style dining.

Shopping diversityShop ‘Til You Drop

The diversity of shopping options here is staggering. You’ll find a variety of quality stores selling locally made Amish quiltsAmish furniture, craft items, and other quality products. Antique lovers will adore the Antiques Capital of the US. And bargain shoppers will love our selection of premium outlet stores.

Lancaster PA HotelsComfortable Lodging

And when you stay overnight you can sleep in comfort. You’ll find a wide variety of places to stay throughout Lancaster County, including many fine hotels and motels, bed and breakfast inns, vacation rentals and cottages, and campgrounds. You can even spend the night on a farm!

Miller's $3 CouponAnd Save Money, Too!

We’ll help keep your Lancaster Vacation be affordable. We offer coupons for Lancaster attractions, restaurants, shops, and lodging to help you keep expenses down and enjoyment up. Plus, we’ll point you toward some Free Things To Do and other ways to save money in Lancaster.

US Hote Air BalloonYou’ll Love it Here!

Visiting Lancaster County is like exploring a whole new world. You’ll have an uplifting time and just see things from a different perspective. Good things are happening in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. We’ll help you find and enjoy them!

Come Explore All That Awaits You in Lancaster County, PA!

Lititz Walk

Fridays in Lancaster County

Come Join the Friday Celebrations in Lancaster County There’s no excuse for being bored on Friday nights in Lancaster County! Every Friday you’ll find something special happening in Lancaster, … Lancaster Blog »

Amish buggies at a wedding

“One Light Still Shines: My Life Beyond the Shadow of the Amish Schoolhouse Shooting” by Marie Monville

The Shooter's Wife Recalls the Amish School Shooting Marie had just come from leading a Moms in Touch prayer meeting at church, praying for children at the local elementary school in Nickel Mines, … Amish Blog »

Pennsylvania Dutch Country Welcome CenterThe Pennsylvania Dutch Country Welcome Center will help you plan a memorable visit to Lancaster County's Amish Country.