Things To Do This Spring In Lancaster, PA

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Spring is just around the corner! The upcoming warm season brings various outdoor activities, experiences, events, and many more to attend throughout Lancaster County, PA. 

Whether you are planning to visit the county from out of town or you live close by, we’ve compiled a few family-friendly fun exertions to do this spring!


Jeremy Ganse Realtor - Lancaster, PaFor those seeking outdoor activities, Lancaster County has an abundance of beautiful campgrounds worth visiting this spring for new adventures. 

The Old Mill Stream Campground offers a peaceful and quiet experience in the heart of PA Dutch Country. The campground has over 160 private sites with full hook-ups, modern restroom and shower facilities, and is pet friendly. Additionally, Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park is just a few short minutes away. 

Another great local camping option is Pinch Pond Family Campground RV Park. This park has a relaxed family atmosphere, including a swimming pool to cool off on warmer days and a fishing pond. Also included is a large indoor video game room, clean restroom buildings, a laundry room, and a recreation building for indoor events. 

The Pequea Creek Campground offers tent camping and access for 40-foot motor homes. In addition, creekside camping that backs up to the Pequea Creek is available with excellent fishing spots. 


First Friday 

Jeremy Ganse Realtor - Lancaster, PaYou don’t want to miss First Fridays in Lancaster City! On the first Friday of every month, Lancaster City celebrates with fun and exciting festivities located on Gallery Row and North Prince Street. Many art galleries, restaurants, and shops are open late for customers, and people spend time with friends and family downtown.


Dutch Wonderland 

Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park is the place to make happy memories with the whole family! At Dutch Wonderland, families with little ones can enjoy a full day of fun. Spend the day choosing from 30+ kid-friendly rollercoasters, attractions, live shows, and restaurants. The 48-acre amusement park was awarded the Golden Ticket for World’s Best Family Park by Amusement Today.


Roots Country Market and Auction 

Jeremy Ganse Realtor - Lancaster, PaTake advantage of the vegetables and fruits harvested in the spring and visit the well-known Root’s Market. Every Tuesday, Root’s Market features its local produce auction and fresh meat, baked goods, plants and flowers, handmade items, antiques, collectibles, and more from over 200 stand holders. The market is the oldest single-family-owned market in the county, established in 1925.


Strasburg Railroad 

Jeremy Ganse Realtor - Lancaster, PaSpend a day at America’s oldest continuously operating railroad, The Strasburg Rail Road! The railroad offers 45-minute rides in unique car types, including First Class, Dining, Coach, and Open Air, as well as various seasonal events to choose from. Coming soon from April 7-9, the Easter Bunny Train creates a festive and unique experience to enjoy the Lancaster countryside while celebrating with your closest family and friends. Furthermore, the conductor is the beloved Peter Cottontail! 


Lancaster, PA, is a great place to live and settle down with its gorgeous farmlands and easy access to entertainment, shopping, dining, and event options. If you are considering moving to Lancaster County, our team of expert Realtors will commit to helping you find the best home for your needs. Call us at (717) 208-4240 or fill out our contact form today.


*Blog submitted from Jeremy Ganse, Realtor


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Lancaster, PA 17601
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