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September Events in Lancaster County, PA

Lancaster, PA Events Calendar – September Events

 

2020 Prayer March Washington, D. C.Washington, D. C. Prayer March – Sept. 26th

Pray for our nation with Franklin Graham. Join a Prayer March in Washington, DC, Saturday, September 26th.  “Our communities are hurting, our people are divided, and there’s fear and uncertainty all around us,” said Franklin Graham.  “Let’s join together… We’re going to pray that God will intervene and save this nation.”  Learn more.   Catch bus rides from Lancaster and York, PA from Bob Neff Tours.

 

Lancaster County Events During September 2020

 

Thru Oct 17 – Ryan & Friends: Comedy CalamityBird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike,  Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505,   800-790-4069. Your whole family will be rolling in the aisles when Ryan takes the stage with a colorful cast of friends that includes Jeffrey, a witty 8-year-old kid and self-proclaimed star of the show; teenager Tiffany, who’s taken with worldly goods; Harold and Irene, who have way more opinions than your average grandparents; and, of course, Ardy the Skunk, who has lots of common “scents” and is always a hit with young and old alike.

Thru Oct 23 – The GÜT Life – with the YodersBird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike,  Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505,   800-790-4069. Join Simon and Eliza Yoder for a conversation about their plain life – which isn’t always so simple. You’ll laugh as they talk about growing up Amish, working the family farm, learning to drive a buggy…

Thru Oct 31 – Worlds Of Wonder Magic & Wonder Theater – 3065 Lincoln Hwy, Paradise, PA 17562, 717-323-3077.  In this all-new variety magic show, illusionist Brett Myers and his cast explore both real and imagined worlds that spark wonder in all of us.

Thru Dec 31 – Queen EstherSight & Sound Theatres, 300 Hartman Bridge Road, Ronks (Strasburg), PA 17572,  800-377-1277.  Set in the opulent yet perilous Persian Empire, QUEEN ESTHER is a captivating tale of beauty and bravery. Experience one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament as it comes to life with magnificent sets, special effects, and live animals in this brand-new, original stage production!

Sept 3 – Gladys Knight American Music Theatre2425 Lincoln Highway East
Lancaster, PA 17602, 800-648-4102, 717-397-7700. In 1959, at the age of 15, the singing group Gladys Knight and The Pips was born.  With Knight singing lead and The Pips providing lush harmonies and graceful choreography, the group went on to achieve icon status. 

Sept 5 – Sunflower FestivalCherry Crest Adventure Farm – Fun on the Farm, 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA 17572, 866-546-1799.  Our Sunflower fields will be in peak bloom in late August and early September. Join us at the field for our first Sunflower Festivals. More details to come.  *Admission to the farm required.

Sept 5 – Picnic Brunch Tasting Tours Kitchen Kettle Village, 3529 Old Philadelphia Pike (Rt. 340), Intercourse, PA 17534, 800-732-3538.  Grab a friend and enjoy our newest offering while discovering special samples and experiences just for you. Enjoy generous samples and personalized service, as well as bites of history about the Village.

Sept 11 – 14 – Visit Day Out With Thomas™ – With Thomas, Percy, Mavis, and Rusty – Strasburg Rail Road, 301 Gap Road (Route 741 East), Ronks (Strasburg), PA 17572, 866-725-9666. Join Thomas the Tank Engine™, a full-sized operating steam locomotive, as he greets friends of all ages at the historic Strasburg Rail Road!

Sept 11 – Oct 3 – Motherhood: The Musical and MurderPrima Theatre, 941 Wheatland Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603,  717-327-5124. We’re all alive because of them, and most would agree it’s the hardest job on planet Earth. So bring your entire tribe to this heartwarming, laugh-out-loud celebration of mom-dom.

Sept 12 – Family Fun DayCherry Crest Adventure Farm – Fun on the Farm, 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA 17572, 866-546-1799.  Join us for an exciting day of family fun at the farm, sponsored by WDAC, FM 94.5. Come support ten local non-profit ministries, enjoy some free ice cream, and spend time together doing our 60+ farm fun attractions. Plus, enjoy extra entertainment by special guest artists!

Sept 17 – Martina McBride American Music Theatre2425 Lincoln Highway East
Lancaster, PA 17602, 800-648-4102, 717-397-7700. Martina McBride is a multiple Grammy nominated country icon, whose incomparable vocals have kept her at the top of the charts garnering six No. 1 hits and 20 top 10 singles.  

Sept 17 – Nov 7 – Saturday Night FeverDutch Apple Dinner Theatre, 510 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17601, 717-898-1900. Tony Manero is a clerk in a paint store in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. But he lives for Saturday evening and his visit to the local disco

Sept 18 – 19 – Tailgating Festival Kitchen Kettle Village, 3529 Old Philadelphia Pike (Rt. 340), Intercourse, PA 17534, 800-732-3538.  What’s cooking? Lot’s of homemade tailgate foods — salsas, pickles, burgers, dips, salads and delectable drinks with a focus on bacon! Be sure to stop by our tailgate hospitality tents for a sample.

Sept 19 – Trick RoperCherry Crest Adventure Farm – Fun on the Farm, 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA 17572, 866-546-1799.  MacKenzie Fish – 100% self-taught, trick roping cowgirl! This young lady has an arm to spin a rope at 100lbs of centrifugal force!

Sept 24 – Paul Anka – Anka Sings Sinatra: His Songs, My Songs, My Way American Music Theatre2425 Lincoln Highway East Lancaster, PA 17602, 800-648-4102, 717-397-7700. Quintessential singer, songwriter, performer, entertainer Paul Anka is the only artist in history to have a song in the Billboard Top 100 during seven consecutive decades. 

Sept 25 – The Australian Pink Floyd Show – All That You Feel World Tour 2020 American Music Theatre2425 Lincoln Highway East Lancaster, PA 17602, 800-648-4102, 717-397-7700. Performing the music of Pink Floyd with a note for note perfection, this critically acclaimed tribute show has been astonishing audiences worldwide.  

Sept 26 – 25th Birthday Party CelebrationCherry Crest Adventure Farm – Fun on the Farm, 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA 17572, 866-546-1799.   Come celebrate our 25th season with a birthday bash.  Special entertainment in the afternoon by Jungle John. The day will end with a bang! Fireworks show starting around 8:30 pm. More details for come

Sept 26 – Fireworks at Cherry CrestCherry Crest Adventure Farm – Fun on the Farm, 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA 17572, 866-546-1799. Join us for a spectacular fireworks show starting around 8:30 pm.

Sept 26 – Jungle John at Cherry CrestCherry Crest Adventure Farm – Fun on the Farm, 150 Cherry Hill Road, Ronks, PA 17572, 866-546-1799. Come face to face with a variety of reptiles with Jungle John’s Reptile Show! Get up close and personal with “Wally Gator,” “Larry Boa,” or one of over a dozen other reptiles and amphibians, and learn a lot of interesting facts in the process!

Sept 27 – Matchbox Car ShowAACA Museum, 161 Museum Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, 717-566-7100.  A Matchbox Toy show will again be held in Hershey!  The Diecast Toy Exchange is sponsoring this Matchbox Toy show here at the AACA Museum.  This toy show is a great chance for you to enjoy some miniature cars and full-size cars on the same day at a terrific price!

Sept 27 – Roots & Boots Tour featuring Aaron Tippin, Collin Raye & Sammy Kershaw American Music Theatre2425 Lincoln Highway East Lancaster, PA 17602, 800-648-4102, 717-397-7700. Here’s a powerhouse country concert you won’t want to miss! Aaron Tippin, Collin Raye, and Sammy Kershaw join forces to present an evening filled with stories and songs as they get back to the roots of their music.

 

 

Here is a list of special and annual events that happen throughout Lancaster every year:

  • Holidays
  • Mud Sales – People come from all over the surrounding area (even out of state) to buy things at one of these sales.
  • Fairs & Festivals – There are numerous community fairs and festivals taking place in Lancaster County, PA all year long.
  • Fridays in Lancaster County – Every Friday night there are special events scheduled in one of our local towns.
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