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Lancaster, PA – Amish Country in Pennsylvania

Welcome to Lancaster County, PA (also known as Pennsylvania Dutch Country)! This website is made by locals; we hope it will help you to learn more about our area and to explore the many attractions and things to do for all ages throughout Lancaster and Pennsylvania Dutch Country. On this site, you’ll find out what to do, where to stay, places to shop, learn about the Amish, get coupons, find out about local events, and much more! There’s even a dedicated section to local services for residents. Enjoy!

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

 

Extra Give LancasterExtra Give Lancaster – Coming November 22nd

The Extraordinary Give is the single biggest day of giving in Lancaster County. Help support hundreds of local ministries and community service organizations through your generous giving during this 24-hour event.

 

Restaurants open Thanksgiving

Celebrate Thanksgiving, Black Friday Shopping & Cyber Monday Special Offers

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 out the Black Friday specials offered by Lancaster stores. And find Small Business Saturday shops here. Then look for Cyber Monday bargains in our Online Shopping directory.

 

American Music Theatre Christmas Show - Lancaster, PAChristmas in Lancaster

Christmas is “the most wonderful time of the year”. And Lancaster County goes all out in celebrating this joyous season with all its festivities. Local attractions are in the Christmas spirit and you will be, too, as you experience the many Christmas in Lancaster Activities and holiday events. Find Lancaster Restaurants Open on Christmas. Christmas Blessings to you and yours!

 

Things to Do in Lancaster, PAThings to Do in Lancaster, PA »

Attractions and fun things to do abound throughout Lancaster County. This area appeals to all ages and interests. Here you can enjoy a thriving cultural scene, a variety of special events, great food, diverse shopping opportunities, and a variety of attractions for families and things to do for kids.

 

Lancaster PA RestaurantsFood & Restaurants in Lancaster, PA »

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

 

Shopping in Lancaster, PAShopping in Lancaster »

The diversity of shopping options here is staggering. You’ll find a variety of quality stores selling local hand-made Amish quilts, Amish furniture, craft items, and other quality goods (including Amish products). Antique-lovers will adore the fact that Adamstown, PA is the antiques capital of the world. And bargain shoppers will love our selection of premium outlet stores in Lancaster, PA.

 

Hotels in Lancaster, PALodging & Hotels in Lancaster, PA »

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 & cabin rentals, and campgrounds. You can even spend the night on a farm in Lancaster County!

 

Lancaster County Mud Sales2019 Mud Sales »

The Mud Sale Season is upon us. What is a mud sale you ask? Learn more and see the full schedule of Mud sales for the year, with something going on almost every week the next couple of months.

 

Events in Lancaster, PAEvents in Lancaster County »

Explore some of the many things to do this month in Lancaster, PA, including 4th of July fireworks and celebrations in Lancaster. Get a preview of activities and items of interest coming up in the weeks and months ahead on our events calendar. There’s even a list of free things to do in Lancaster, PA.

 

Amish Horse and Buggy

About the Amish – Our Neighbors »

The oldest Amish settlement in the USA is in Lancaster, PA. The Amish community here is flourishing even though they still rely on horse and buggy transportation and refuse public electricity. We’re Amish country PA! Learn more about the Amish (including their lifestyle and Amish faith). Their culture and ethics have caused many people to rethink some of their own personal priorities. You can also visit local Amish attractions and even take an Amish buggy ride in Lancaster, PA.

 

Visit Lancaster, PAVisit Lancaster, PA »

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, PA. It’s easy to unwind and relax here with our beautiful farmland scenery and the clip-clop sound of horses echoing down back country roads.

 

Lancaster PA CouponsLancaster Coupons »

We’ll help keep your Lancaster vacation 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.

 

Local Services in Lancaster, PALive Here? Find Local Services »

If you call Lancaster County, PA “home”, we’ve compiled helpful lists with a variety of nearby businesses that serve residents. There’s everything from attorneys in Lancaster, to churches, roofing contractors, home builders, schools and colleges, banquet facilities and meeting venues, financial services, jewelers, home improvement contractors, furniture stores, senior services, moving services, and even wedding planning resources in Lancaster, PA. We keep our lists updated! Enjoy!

 

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Hot Air Balloon in Lancaster, PAYou’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!

 

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Sight & Sound Theatre in Lancaster, PANear Sight & Sound Theatre

The most popular tourist attraction in Lancaster County is Sight & Sound Theatre. Located just outside of Strasburg, people from around the world come to watch their Broadway-style theatrical performances. While you’re here, there’s plenty of things to do near Sight & Sound for folks of any age. After you check out that list, you’ll realize that you can’t do Lancaster County in a day. Rather than rushing home (or sitting in traffic), rest in one of the many lodging options near Sight & Sound. Before or after the show, you’ll probably be hungry. So, we’ve compiled a list of delicious restaurants near Sight & Sound. And while you’re here, why not do some shopping at Lancaster’s famous outlet malls or family-owned shops? We’ve got you covered with this list of stores near Sight & Sound.

 

Dutch Wonderland in Lancaster, PANear Dutch Wonderland

Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park® is a 48-acre theme park in the heart of Lancaster County. From family roller coasters to an interactive water play area, fun shows for kids, and much more, there’s lots of things to enjoy for kids (and adults) of all ages. If the amusement park is in your travel plans, then you’ll probably be exploring where to sleep after a long fun day. We’ve compiled these lodging options near Dutch Wonderland just for you! Also, make sure to plan where you’ll eat before or after your time in the park (you’ll be quite hungry). Check out these restaurants near Dutch Wonderland. There’s lots of things to do near Dutch Wonderland, including lots of places to shop near Dutch Wonderland. Trust us, you won’t be bored here!

Holiday Inn at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

The Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre is one of Lancaster County’s premier destinations providing exceptional entertainment and customer service that creates a fun and memorable experience while enriching … Lancaster Blog »

How can I become Amish? – Amish FAQ Series #1

How Can I Join the Amish Community?   Of all the questions we receive here at LancasterPA.com, by far the most popular are questions about how an outsider can join the Amish community.  Often … 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.

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