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Dutch Apple Welcomes Swing! to the Stage

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Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre 510 Centerville Road Lancaster, PA 17601 717-898-1900 Visit Website   Jump and jive your way back to the Big Band Era!   The music and dance phenomenon that swept the nation in the 30s and 40s hits Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre with the production of the original Broadway Swing! This exciting […]

15th Annual Half Marathon, 10K and 5K

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Hands-on House Children’s Museum 721 Landis Valley Road Lancaster, PA 17601 717-569-KIDS Visit website   Help support Hands-on House Children’s Museum   Saturday, September 29, 2018, starting at 8 am Appeals to: runners and walkers (teens and adults welcome) The Hands-on House Half Marathon, 10K and 5K is the 15th annual run to benefit Hands-on House Children’s Museum of […]

Churchtown Days

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Looking for an Authentic Experience, Churchtown Days is a unique event in our Amish/Mennonite/English village in Lancaster County Our tiny village of Churchtown was featured on WGAL Channel 8’s Community News.   Click to see this interesting report.  Better yet, come to Churchtown this Saturday, August 4th for our  Annual Town-wide Yard Sale.   Even better […]

Travel down the Yellow Brick Road at Dutch Apple!

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The national tour of The Wizard of Oz has visited 37 states and Canada since hitting the road last fall. The tour traveled over 40,000 miles and entertained more than a quarter of a million people. And from June 21 – August 4, this national tour is touching down in Lancaster as the greatest family musical of all time comes to the stage at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre.

Dutch Wonderland Birthday Bash for Duke

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Shh… Don’t tell Duke! Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park is hosting a SURPRISE birthday party for their mascot, Duke the Dragon, on Thursday, June 21 and Friday, June 22. Join the royal characters, Princess Brooke, the Knight of Safety, and Merlin, for a dance party from 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm at the Celebration Theater.

Book Signing and Question and Answer With Megan O’Russell

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After being out on the road in the national tour of The Wizard of Oz since fall 2017, author Megan O’Russell of the Girl of Glass series arrives in Lancaster County. O’Russell’s most recent release is Boy of Blood, the second novel in the Girl of Glass series, which was published April 10, 2018.

20th Annual Tee Off For Kids

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Join Hands-on House Children’s Museum of Lancaster for its 20th annual charity golf tournament Tee Off For Kids. All proceeds raised from this spring fundraiser support the educational programs and exhibits at the museum. This year’s outing is scheduled for Friday, June 15 at Iron Valley Golf Club, a beautiful P.B. Dye golf course.

Dutch Wonderland Job Fair

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You may know Dutch Wonderland as a Kingdom for Kids, but it’s also a place with some of the best jobs in Lancaster, PA! The Park is looking for team members ages 16+ to help create memories for families this season! Visit Dutch Wonderland’s job fair on Saturday, June 9th from 2pm until 4pm in […]

Top 5 Food Trucks in Lancaster County

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Festivals, fairs, and fun! Summer is the best time to soak up the sun, kick back and relax, and indulge in delicious food truck fare. During the Summer, Lancaster County has something going on every weekend and almost every event you can count on there being numerous food trucks! We asked and you voted. We […]

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.