This Month in Lancaster County, PA

Lancaster County Highlights for the Month

Looking for things to do this month? Below is a quick sampling of some of the events and ongoing activities in and around Lancaster County this month. So if you’re wondering what to do, check below. Then get out and have some fun!

Already have plans? No problem. To check out weekend things to do for the entire month, see the complete Lancaster Events Calendar.)

The Cross of ChristEaster

Easter Events in Lancaster County range in variety from Easter Bunny Breakfast, Train Rides, Egg Hunts and so much more.   But please don’t just take in a few Easter egg hunts and call that “Easter”. There are many Bible-based churches throughout Lancaster County that can clearly explain the true meaning of Easter. Don’t miss the blessing!

my-fair-lady-dutch-appleMy Fair Lady

Thru May 14
Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

You’ll be enchanted by this touching story when the egotistical Professor Henry Higgins attempts to transform a cockney flower girl into an elegant lady in time for a society ball.


Thru October 14
Sight & Sound Theatre

Take your family deep into this Bible classic as it springs to life on stage in jaw-dropping scale by a world-class cast, spectacular special effects and live animals – on stage and in the aisles. This is not your average fish tale!


Running Mates

April 8 – May 27
Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse

This election year, he will have a contender for his office… his own wife! Winning laughs all along the way. At Rainbow you have choices. Click the shopping cart for dining options.

Best Kept Secrets Tour

Lancaster County’s Best Kept Secrets

April 13 – 29
Best Kept Secrets Tour

An unusual shopping/food and fun adventure featuring 40 off-the-beaten path businesses, hand-picked for their uniqueness.  Set up like a home or garden tour, you’ll travel place to place, in your own vehicle, enjoying all the special free things.

easter bunny train

Easter Bunny Train

April 14 – 16
Strasburg Rail Road

Ride the Easter Bunny Train at America’s oldest short-line railroad in Strasburg, Pa. Guests enjoy a 45-minute ride through the Lancaster countryside aboard an authentic vintage steam train.

Easter Bunny Breakfast

April 14 – 15
Kitchen Kettle Village

Add some magic to your Easter holiday with a visit to Kitchen Kettle Village where you and your family can enjoy breakfast with the Easter bunny and our gingerbread mascot, Yummie. The breakfast buffet includes a feast of Lancaster County foods.

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Murder Mystery

April 21 – 22
Kitchen Kettle Village

A favorite of our guests – you’ll love every minute of this role-playing event! There are no lines, and no set scripts, but these weekends allow you to take on a whole new persona as you try to find out whodunit!


Vegas Legends

April 25 – October 7
American Music Theatre

In Vegas Legends, American Music Theatre captures the excitement and energy of Las Vegas, while celebrating the sweet refrains made famous by yesterday’s and today’s legendary musicians like Elvis Presley, Wayne Newton, Paul Anka, Tom Jones, Celine Dion, Donny & Marie, Garth Brooks, and more.

Items of Interest:

Lancaster PA Mud Sales take place somewhere in Lancaster County almost every weekend through the late Winter and early Spring. Some do take place during the Summer and Fall as well.

From casual trestle tables, to antiquated sleigh beds, Snyder’s Furniture has the style and price to fit every need. They offer affordable shipping across the country.

At Bounce Kraze kids will enjoy hours of bouncing, sliding & playing in our 9 inflatable bounce attractions, with a Toddler Zone for our smaller guests.  Grab a bite at the snack bar or play in the arcade.

Looking Ahead:

Brewfest at Mount Hope – May 13 – Mount Hope Estate & Winery – The 9th annual BrewFest at Mount Hope is comprised of 2 four-hour sessions, 11AM – 3PM and 4:30PM – 8:30PM. Each admission grants you access to one session of the festival, and includes sampling, food and entertainment.

Second Chances Thrift Shop Musical – May 18June 24 – Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre – Everyone deserves a second chance at life! You’ll meet the eclectic characters of the Palm Coast Community Church Thrift Shop and laugh and cry as the learn how to love again, deal with possibly losing their lease and finding new friends. If you loved Church Basement Ladies, you’ll adore the new lovable characters of the thrift shop.

Rhubarb Festival – May 1920 Kitchen Kettle Village – It’s a mad, mad race to the Rhubarb Festival Lancaster County’s tastiest food festival! In the heart of Lancaster County, we’ve been celebrating rhubarb for 30 years. Love this time of year when our village comes alive with the sweet aroma of rhubarb jam bubbling in our kettles. Rhubarb is the harbinger of spring in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, and every year Kitchen Kettle Village pays tribute with a two-day food festival filled with delicious and sometimes zany events.

CouponsCoupons of the Week:

See More Than 40 Lancaster County Coupons and discount offers on local attractions and things to do, dining, shopping, and lodging.


American Music Theatre Coupon – Save on their upcoming musical productions – “Vegas” and the “2017 Christmas Show.”

Good ‘N Plenty Restaurant Coupon – Enjoy all you can eat at this renowned family style restaurant. The delicious Pennsylvania Dutch food just keeps coming until you say “Whoa!”  Menu dining is also available.

Weathervane Motor Court Coupon – Family-owned motel convenient to many area attractions, yet adjoining Amish farmlands.

Bounce Kraze CouponKids will enjoy hours of bounding, sliding and playing in their 9 inflatable bounce attractions, including a Toddler Zone for smaller guests.




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