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Kitchen Kettle Village Rhubarb Festival

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Don’t miss the zany Kitchen Kettle Village Rhubarb Festival on Friday, May 18th and Saturday, May 19th.

All hail the pink and green as rhubarb arrives in Lancaster County and takes over Kitchen Kettle Village for our 35th Rhubarb Festival. What is a “rhubarb” you ask? It is one of two perennial vegetables and a reason to celebrate at Kitchen Kettle Village.

Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park Grand Opening

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Take the whole family to a visit to Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park during their Grand Opening weekend, April 28th and 29th.

Sight & Sound Theatres presents JESUS

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Onstage now from Sight & Sound Theatres® comes the premiere production of JESUS—an epic telling of the Gospel story with a cast of 45, one of the largest LED screens ever used theatrically in the world and the largest moving set piece in Sight & Sound history.

Brewfest at Mount Hope

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Cheers to ten years! On Saturday, May 12th, beer fans will pour onto the grounds of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire to celebrate a decade Brewfest at Mount Hope with unlimited beer sampling, free foods and live music.

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

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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 the writers express frustration with our fast-paced, modern society. They long for what has often been glamorized as the peaceful, simple […]

Introducing the Amish Frequently Asked Questions Series

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People Have Questions About the Amish and Their Lifestyle   Who are the Amish?  We try to answer that question with much of the Amish information included within this website. The Amish are faith-driven, family-centered, and live a simpler life.  They strive to uphold Biblical values within their community and in their relations with the […]

April Show Schedule for American Music Theatre

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American Music Theatre is the place to go in Lancaster County to see more than 300 live concerts and performances each year.  In the past, they’ve hosted CMA winners, Tony winners, Grammy winners and even Oscar winners.  The variety of shows range from comedy club performers to Broadway shows to today’s hottest country music concerts and rock […]

What the Amish Can Teach Us About Community

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As we look around at today’s America, it’s clear that creating cohesive community is complicated and seems to be getting more complicated and messy with each passing year. Lancaster, Pennsylvania, as an iconic home of Amish and Mennonite faiths, is a natural place to contemplate cohesive community, because these faiths have made
community a central part of their belief system, a central pillar of their resilience, for 500 years. What can we in broader America learn from their experience, from their success?

Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre Presents Show Boat

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Passions run high on the mighty Mississippi
Spanning almost 50 years from 1880 to 1927, Show Boat follows the lives, loves, and heartbreaks of three generations of riverboat performers. The show illuminates the racial and social changes that were shaping the country through that time.

Enjoy a Murder Mystery Weekend at Churchtown Inn

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Have you ever wanted to travel back in time to experience another era?
Well, you can! The Churchtown Inn has been hosting Murder Mysteries for over 30 years. This spring, the Inn is hosting a one-night event in which you can go back in time to experience the Roaring 20’s!

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