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Dinosaurs Come To Life

April 21 - October 28
Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland, 18628 US Route 15
Allenwood, PA 17810 United States

Visit Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland from April 21 to October 28, 2018 to experience Dinosaurs Come to Life! Travel back in time with this prehistoric outdoor adventure. Dinosaurs Come to Life features life-size animatronic dinosaurs that roar, spit, and bellow. Trek through this exciting educational exhibit to experience the impressive Giganotosaurus, Euoplocephalus, Dimetrodon, Allosaurus, and two

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

August 1 - August 11
Stewartstown United Methodist Church, 26 S. Main St.
Stewartstown, PA 17363 United States

Stewartstown Summer Theatre presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. August 1-11. Dessert and show only options.

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$200

Robotics Camp

August 6 - August 10
Giant Store Community Room Linglestown Road, 2300 Linglestown Road
Susquehanna TWP, PA 17110 United States

Kids will learn about using the LEGO MINDSTORMS environment called EV3 and its graphical programming model. This Camp is intended to serve both beginners and advanced participants. The EV3 Robots used in the camps are the basis for FIRST FLL activity. ATTENDEE AGE: 9 to 14 Please refer to the website for information about the

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Ongoing
Free

Art In The Wild 2018: Exhibit Opens

April 7 @ 8:00 am - October 31 @ 8:00 pm
Wildwood Lake, 100 Wildwood Way
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States

Visit naturally inspired trail side creations along Wildwood Park's wandering trails and wetlands. using mostly natural materials, artists have constructed large and small installations. A map-brochure about the exhibit is available. This exhibit will run from today until October 31, dawn to dusk.

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Hershey Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Program

June 1 @ 9:30 am - August 31 @ 5:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States

In conjunction with this year’s nationwide Collaborative Summer Reading Program theme, “Libraries Rock,” the Hershey Public Library is offering a new Bingo Summer Reading Program to encourage adults to experience the joy of reading and rock and roll music. Pick up a game board brochure at the library. Sign-up incentives and prizes are made possible

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Summer Quest at Shank Park

June 8 @ 8:00 am - August 21 @ 5:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States

Join Summer Quest at Shank Park, a collaboration between the Hershey Public Library and the Derry Township Parks & Recreation Center. Summer Quest is a program for families from June 8. Pick up a game board at the Hershey Public Library and follow a walking trail around Shank Park, located at Bullfrog Valley Road, Hummelstown,

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Teen Rock

June 8 @ 8:00 am - August 24 @ 5:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States

Teens ages 13-17 are invited to participate in Teens Rock, part of Summer Quest. Read great books and try music related mini-challenges to prove Libraries Rock! Try a Create, Read, or Explore challenge to earn credit and exchange for books, Library Bucks, and an invitation to our Tech Night/VR Party, and a USB hub.If you

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Pick Your Own

June 14 @ 12:00 pm - October 4 @ 8:30 pm
Hope Valley Gardens, 1030 Buchanan Trail East
Greencastle, PA 17225 United States

Experience the garden first hand! We provide the scissors and buckets to cut into. You can pick your own bouquet straight from the fresh blooming flowers . It is our opinion that fresh flowers make you happy--and picking them is even more fun! Whether it is a special occasion, family fun night, girl's night out

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Free - $35

ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

June 21 @ 5:30 pm - September 21 @ 7:00 pm
City Island, Harrisburg, PA, City Island
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

ZERO is proud to partner with Urology of Central Pennsylvania to end prostate cancer. The 2018 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Harrisburg features a 5K run/walk, 1 mile walk, Kids' Superhero Dash for Dad, and virtual Snooze for Dudes program. Stick around for the family-friendly post-race celebration. Run/walk participants will receive shirts, free food and

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$5

Look Away: the Aftermath Burning of Chambersburg Exhibit

July 21 @ 10:00 am - August 31 @ 4:00 pm
Franklin County Historical Society, 175 East King St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201 United States

The Franklin County Historical Society will feature a new exhibit, “Look Away: the Aftermath” beginning on Old Market Day, July 21 and ending August 31. The exhibit will feature photographs and items from archives at the Old Jail Museum that relate to the burning of Chambersburg in 1864. The exhibit is included with tour admission.

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8:00 am
Free

Annual Juried Student Show

August 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until August 31, 2018

Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 United States

Annual Juried Student Show Juried student work from the 2017-2018 studio year May 4-Aug. 31 Reception Friday May 4, 7 p.m. Climenhaga Building, Aughinbaugh Art Gallery

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The Rape of Recy Taylor

August 9 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Pennsylvania State Museum and Keystone Building, 400 North Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Free movie followed by a panel discussing sexual assault and its impact on various communities. Tabling by sponsoring organizations start at 5:30pm. The movie starts at 6:30pm. Voter registration will be available and if you would like to donate pads and tampons for homeless women in Harrisburg, PA, please do so.

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9:00 am

2018 Book Sale

August 9 @ 9:00 am - August 14 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every 6 days that begins at 9:00am, happening 0 times

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main Street
Fredericksburg, , PA 17026 United States

Thousands of books, DVDs, videos and CDs for sale. The 2018 Book Sale takes place all week long during the library's normal hours of business. On Saturday buy a bag of books for just $2.00.

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9:30 am

Friends Annual Book Sale

August 9 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States

BEST BARGAINS IN TOWN are to be found at the Friends of the Hershey Public Library's 37th Annual Book Sale. The book sale operates during regular library hours. The library will be on closed Friday, August 3rd until 6 pm so volunteers can prepare for the sale. Friday, August 3rd from 6 to 8 pm

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10:00 am
$8

Hansel and Gretel

August 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until August 18, 2018

Gamut Theatre Group, 15 N. Fourth Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

Hansel & Gretel Our production of this classic fairy tale has a "twist": We set the story in the 1950s, so there's classic dancing, exciting production numbers and of course, the Hand Jive! It's very Coolsville. Thursdays at 10:00am and Saturdays at 1:00pm! Tickets are $8 and can be purchased in advance at gamuttheatre.org or

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11:00 am

Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Harrisburg Area 2nd Annual Golf Outing

August 9 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sportsman’s Golf Course, 3800 Linglestown Rd,
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States

2nd Annual Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Harrisburg Area Golf Outing. Held at the Sportsman's Golf Course, Harrisburg, PA, September 14th, 2018. 11:15 a.m. registration opens, 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. Play a round with Harrisburg Habitat and the local community. Online Registration: https://harrisburghabitat.org/2018-golf-outing/ Our goal is to eliminate poverty and substandard housing by harnessing

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11:30 am

Nature Lab Meet the Experts

August 9 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

This summer the State Museum of Pennsylvania will offer visitors the opportunity to engage with museum curators, educators and representatives of various Pennsylvania state agencies through its Summer 2018 Nature Lab series. This program will be presented every Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 AM, June 27 through August 16, and is included with general admission.

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1:00 pm

Beyond Futility: expectation and impact of the First World War

August 9 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until December 18, 2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2018

Musselman Library, Gettysburg College 300 N. Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States

Beyond Futility is a year-long exhibit in Special Collections and College Archives, Musselman Library, Gettysburg College. It explores the First World War as a transformational experience for many, Gettysburg College alumni included. Through documents, photographs, and artifacts from the collections of Gettysburg College, the Adams County Historical Society, and private donors, Beyond Futility focuses on

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The Home Game – A Son’s Journey. A Father’s Hope.

August 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

In this new show on the Bird-in-Hand Stage, young Levi Troyer must choose between his father’s expectation of an Amish life on the farm and his own deepest dreams of playing major league baseball. Filled with laughter and drama, this moving and entertaining account is sure to hit it out of the park. Experience a

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Magic & Wonder: Dream – Nothing is Impossible

August 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

Inspired by the idea that magic can move outside the limits of reality, Brett Myers’ all-new variety show creates a whimsical world where you can experience whatever you can dream - whether your dream is to fly, join the circus, go back in time or venture into the future. Let yourself be amazed and discover

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2:00 pm
$50

Mamma Mia!

August 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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closed on Mondays
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States

Mamma Mia! July 27 – August 19, 2018 Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make Mamma Mia! The ultimate feel-good show! A mother, A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget! The story-telling magic

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2:30 pm
Free

2nd Thursday Art Showcase @ Cocoa Beanery in Hershey

August 9 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Cocoa Beanery, 1215 Research Road
Hummelstown, PA 17036 United States

Artists from the Hershey Area Art Association (HAAA) will be exhibiting at the 2nd Thursday Art Showcase located inside the lounge area of the Cocoa Beanery in Hershey/Hummelstown, PA on AUGUST 9, 2018 between 2:30 – 6 pm. The following artists will be exhibiting: Kathy Smeltzer, MJ McFalls, and Angela Lapioli. Kathy Smeltzer is a

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3:00 pm
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Songs of the Silver Screen

August 9 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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May 1 through October 5, 2018
American Music Theatre, 2425 Lincoln Highway East
LANCASTER, 17602

Movie buffs of all ages will delight in this new, original production. Enjoy live performances from the AMT cast and band as they pay tribute to the biggest hits from movies past and present. You won’t want to miss the toe-tapping tribute of movie songs spanning decades of film making. Join us as we recognize

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Free

Afternoon Hangout

August 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

Alexander Family Library, 200 West Second Street
Hummelstown, PA 17036 United States

Hang out and play games, make art, or go old school by building with LEGOs. We’ll have something new to do each week! For teens, no registration required. For more information, call (717) 566-0949.

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4:00 pm
Free

Concert on the Lawn with Janelle Verones Band

August 9 @ 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fredricksen Library, 100 N. 19th Street
Camp Hill, 17011

The library's summer programming comes to an end with an evening with the ever-popular Janelle Verones Band! Performing the best hits of today and yesteryear, Janelle and her band will remind us that Libraries ROCK! In addition, we’ll have some fun summer activities before the concert! 7 pm concert. (Rain location: inside) No registration necessary.

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Free

LEGO Robotics

August 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

Kline Library, 530 S. 29th Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104 United States

Not quite like the LEGOs you have at home! Explore STEM through building and programming. Experience with LEGO Robotics is not necessary; we will all be learning together. This program is designed for children, ages 10 – 14 years old. Register at dcls.org or (717) 234-3934.

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5:15 pm

Cornfield Banquet

August 9 @ 5:15 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Thursday, repeating until July 19, 2018

An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Thursday, repeating until July 26, 2018

An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Thursday, repeating until August 2, 2018

An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Thursday, repeating until August 9, 2018

An event every week that begins at 5:15pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

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Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Smoragsbord, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

From the moment you join us on the hayride until after the family-fun activities, corn maze and music around the bonfire, you’ll create great memories of this relaxing evening in the country. Share a farm-fresh meal with the Smucker Family on our homestead, all served under a tent among the rows of corn. This authentic

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5:30 pm

The Rape of Recy Taylor

August 9 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Pennsylvania State Museum and Keystone Building, 400 North Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Free movie followed by a panel discussing sexual assault and its impact on various communities. Tabling by sponsoring organizations start at 5:30pm. The movie starts at 6:30pm. Voter registration will be available and if you would like to donate pads and tampons for homeless women in Harrisburg, PA, please do so.

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6:00 pm
$5

The Landsharks Concert

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gring’s Mill Recreation Area, 2083 Tulpehocken Rd.
Reading, PA 19610 United States

Back by popular demand this summer! Calling all parrotheads! This night of Jimmy Buffett music will feel like one big beach party. The Landsharks play all styles of music including, Rock, Rock 'N Roll, Top 40, Dance Music, Party Music, and music from just about all styles from all time periods! No Rain Date. Refreshments

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Free

Hip and Knee (Joint) Pain Seminar

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
UPMC Pinnacle Lancaster, 250 College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

Attend a free seminar to learn about treatment options for chronic knee and hip pain. There may come a time when chronic hip and knee pain may reduce the quality of life. Everyday activities, such as walking, shopping, or housework can become difficult or unbearable. Taking part in favorite hobbies such as golf or bowling

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Free

Gratitude Stones

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
McCormick Riverfront Library, 101 Walnut Street
Harrisburg, 17101 United States

Explore the latest trend of painting and hiding small rocks to brighten a stranger’s day. Join us at The Library to make some of your own rock creations. All rocks and materials will be provided; however, participants may bring their own supplies. For adults. Register at dcls.org/adultevents or by calling (717) 652-9380 ext. 1045.

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Hip and Knee (Joint) Seminar

August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
UPMC Pinnacle Lancaster, 250 College Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States

UPMC Pinnacle Lancaster Register at UPMCPinnacle.com/LancasterOrthoandSpine or 717-291-8498.

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7:00 pm
Free

Almost Uptown Poetry Cartel

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Midtown Scholar Bookstore, 1302 N. 3rd Street
Harrisburg, 17102

Join the Almost Uptown Poetry Cartel for an evening of spoken word every Thursday at the Midtown Scholar Bookstore. This event is free and open to the public.

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$11.95 - $16.95

The Magic Lantern Show “This Is My Country”

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 4, 2018

The Amish Experience at Plain and Fancy Farm, 3121 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird In Hand, PA 17505 United States

Old Fashioned Entertainment With A Modern Flair! Before the movies, there was The Magic Lantern. Combining music, comedy, drama and special effects with incredible hand painted glass images from the 1800's and a beautiful antique Magic Lantern, a Professional Showman leads you on an experience you have never seen before! "This Is My Country" is

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The Home Game – A Son’s Journey. A Father’s Hope.

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

In this new show on the Bird-in-Hand Stage, young Levi Troyer must choose between his father’s expectation of an Amish life on the farm and his own deepest dreams of playing major league baseball. Filled with laughter and drama, this moving and entertaining account is sure to hit it out of the park. Experience a

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Magic & Wonder: Dream – Nothing is Impossible

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Bird-in-Hand Stage, 2760 Old Philadelphia Pike
Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505 United States

Inspired by the idea that magic can move outside the limits of reality, Brett Myers’ all-new variety show creates a whimsical world where you can experience whatever you can dream - whether your dream is to fly, join the circus, go back in time or venture into the future. Let yourself be amazed and discover

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7:30 pm
Bring your own price, where any size admission buys your ticket.

CHOOSE YOUR OWN PLAY: Hijacked!

August 9 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until August 19, 2018

Gamut Theatre Group, 15 N. Fourth Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States

CHOOSE YOUR OWN PLAY: Hijacked! "What happens next depends on the choices you make." The beloved book series returns to the Gamut mainstage this summer, and the plot of the story is determined by the audience! You're on your way home from school one day when your bus is hijacked. You and your friends are

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$15.00

Daddy Long Legs – Musical at Hershey Area Playhouse

August 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until August 11, 2018

Hershey Area Playhouse, 830 Cherry Dr
Hershey, 17033

Daddy Long Legs is a stage musical with a book by John Caird and with music and lyrics by Paul Gordon. It is based on the 1912 novel of the same name by Jean Webster. Set in turn-of-the-century New England, the musical tells the story of orphan Jerusha Abbott of the John Grier Home and

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