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Messiah College Department of Art and Design: Annual Juried Show 2018-2019

May 3 - September 6
Messiah College School of the Arts, One College Ave
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Free

Department of Art and Design: Annual Juried Show 2018-2019 Juried student work from the 2018-2019 studio year May 3-September 6 Messiah College Climenhaga Building, Aughinbaugh Art Gallery Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Evenings and weekends with High Center events For more details, visit messiah.edu/galleries

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Verdant Pastures Retrospective

July 21 - August 24
York Art Association, 220 South Marshall Street
York, 17402
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Free

The Paintings of Robert E. Buchanan & Barbara Pilette Buchanan July 21 – August 24 Opening reception: July 21, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Regular Gallery Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 3:00pm Hours During Exhibitions: Tue: 6:30 - 8:30pm, Sat: 10:00am - 2:00pm Last Admittance, 30-minutes before closing Sponsored by: Rutter's

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Art Exhibit: This Place I Call Home

August 9 - September 21
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Carlisle Arts Learning Center, 38 W Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013 United States
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Lori Snyder and Kurt Brantner Snyder’s photography of local orchards, waterways, fields and mountains invites the viewer to contemplate the joys of having a daily intimacy with place. Brantner’s pottery fuses the elements and geology of the local environs into elegant forms.

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Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival

August 15 - August 19
Granite Hill Camping Resort, 3340 Fairfield Road
Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Internationally acclaimed bluegrass festival in Gettysburg! Four days of music on two stages, informative workshops, All-Star jam, Bluegrass Academy for kids, food, merchandise and arts & crafts vendors. Visit www.gettysburgbluegrass.com for details on schedule, ticketing, and FAQ's!

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Ongoing

Art In The Wild 2019 Exhibit

April 13 @ 7:00 am - October 31 @ 7:00 pm
Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way PA 17110 United States + Google Map
Free

Visit naturally inspired trailside 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.

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Nursing Conferences

May 13, 2019 @ 8:30 am - April 20, 2020 @ 6:30 pm
Phineas Davis School, 300 S. Ogontz St.
York, PA 17403
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$999

Science Access is very glad to welcome you all for Global Nursing Congress which is going to be held from April 20-22, 2020 Frankfurt, Germany. The Theme of Nursing 2020 is “Addressing New Challenges Facing Nursing Education: Tools for the Knowledge Era”. In this congress, we discuss nursing education, innovations, types of nursing education and […]

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Hot Lava

May 15 @ 10:00 am - September 30 @ 4:00 pm
Display Cases, HUB-Robeson Center, Penn State University, 241A HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, 16802
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Free

Whether molten rock or child’s play, the artist in Hot Lava utilize the material specificities and chemical changes of clay and glaze to probe phenomenological possibilities. An exhibition in five acts, each artist’s solo presentation delves deeply into their work over time or in series. Sizzling hot pots act as playgrounds for steaming glazes while […]

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Hannah Epstein | Nittany Lion: Eco-Mascot

July 3 @ 10:00 am - September 12 @ 4:00 pm
Free

Known as a writer, journalist, an avid folklorist, Henry W. Shoemaker wrote several myths and legends of central Pennsylvania aiming to inspire civic action and preservation of land and native cultures. Although many of his stories have been debunked, in this exhibition artist Hannah Epstein returns to the folkloris’s sense of narrative as a rally […]

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Backstage Café’ Art Gallery features Marilyn LaDieu

August 1 @ 11:00 am - August 31 @ 10:00 pm
Backstage Cafe (at Allen Theatre), 36 East Main St
Annville, 17003
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Free

During the month of August 2019, the Backstage Café’ at the Allen Theatre in Annville PA is featuring the art work of local artists: Marilyn LaDieu. Her artist statement states “As I ride along in my car or gaze at the landscape from a window, in my mind I am composing a painting into areas […]

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Backstage Café’ Art Gallery features Marilyn LaDieu

August 1 @ 11:00 am - August 31 @ 10:00 pm
Backstage Cafe (at Allen Theatre), 36 East Main St
Annville, 17003
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Free

During the month of August 2019, the Backstage Café’ at the Allen Theatre in Annville PA is featuring the art work of local artists: Marilyn LaDieu. Her artist statement states “As I ride along in my car or gaze at the landscape from a window, in my mind I am composing a painting into areas […]

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Artful Nature and the Legacy of Maria Sibylla Merian

August 2 @ 10:00 am - November 12 @ 4:00 pm
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Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College, 300 N. Washington St.
Gettysburg, 17325
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Free

Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College Curated by Emily Roush ’21 and Shannon Zeltmann ’21 under the direction of Prof. Felicia Else and Prof. Kay Etheridge September 4 – November 12, 2019 Opening Reception: September 4, 5-7 pm Gallery Talk with Emily Roush ’21 and Shannon Zeltmann ’21: September 27, noon Gallery Talk with Prof. Kay […]

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

August 2 @ 8:00 pm - August 18 @ 10:00 pm
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States
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$2 – $2164

AUGUST 02 - AUGUST 18, 2019 BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Music & lyrics by Carol Hall, Book by Larry L. King & Peter Masterson produced by Theatre A Go-Go, Inc. This happy-go-lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political side-stepping recounts the good times and the demise of the Chicken Ranch, a brothel that […]

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

August 2 @ 8:00 pm - August 18 @ 10:00 pm
Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road
Fayettteville, PA 17222 United States
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$2 – $2164

BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS Music & lyrics by Carol Hall, Book by Larry L. King & Peter Masterson produced by Theatre A Go-Go, Inc. This happy-go-lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political side-stepping recounts the good times and the demise of the Chicken Ranch, a brothel that has been operating outside of fictional […]

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3rd Annual Kitten Karnival Adoption Event & Fill-A-Ford Kitten Food Drive

August 3 @ 10:00 am - September 8 @ 2:00 pm
PA United States + Google Map
Free

Saturday, August 3rd from 10am to 2pm - Loving Care Cat Rescue will be here at LB Smith Ford in Lemoyne with lots of kittens who are looking to be adopted into a forever home. We will also try to fill-up a Ford Truck with your donations of Kitten/Cat Food, Litter, etc. They will also […]

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Wildwood Photography Contest

August 13 @ 8:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way PA 17110 United States + Google Map
Free

Now is a great time to visit Wildwood Park, camera in hand, and snap outdoor photos for the upcoming Photo Contest. photographs may be dropped off at the Nature Center starting October 1. Photos must be submitted by Saturday, November 30 at 3:00pm. Review of official contest rules and guidelines for preparing photos at www.wildwoodlake.org […]

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Call to Artists – Art In The Wild 2020

August 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am - January 21, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way PA 17110 United States + Google Map
Free

Join the fun in making outdoor art in the park! Submit your Art In The Wild idea today. It's easy and free. Go to www.wildwoodlake.org and submit an application by January 21, 2020.

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Summer Science Camp!

August 14 @ 9:00 am - August 18 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

$150 – $175

What Are You Doing This Summer? The Lancaster Science Factory has been offering Summer Camps for more a decade. In 2019, we’re celebrating by offering 28 unique, week-long camps for kids of all ages and interests. SCIENCE THAT STICKS FOR CAMPERS 4-6: Our ever-popular PASTE ( Pre-Kindergarteners Active in Science and Technology Exploration) series returns […]

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Summer Science Camp!

August 15 @ 9:00 am - August 19 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

$150 – $175

What Are You Doing This Summer? The Lancaster Science Factory has been offering Summer Camps for more a decade. In 2019, we’re celebrating by offering 28 unique, week-long camps for kids of all ages and interests. SCIENCE THAT STICKS FOR CAMPERS 4-6: Our ever-popular PASTE ( Pre-Kindergarteners Active in Science and Technology Exploration) series returns […]

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Bookworm Frolic

August 15 @ 9:00 am - August 19 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 17, 2019

Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, 2215 Millstream Road PA United States + Google Map
Free

A large outdoor book sale held under a big tent. Rain or shine. Approximately 40,000 books in 22 different categories. Also records, CDs and DVDs. Box deals on Friday and Saturday. Everything is half-price on Saturday.

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Summer Science Camp!

August 16 @ 9:00 am - August 20 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

$150 – $175

What Are You Doing This Summer? The Lancaster Science Factory has been offering Summer Camps for more a decade. In 2019, we’re celebrating by offering 28 unique, week-long camps for kids of all ages and interests. SCIENCE THAT STICKS FOR CAMPERS 4-6: Our ever-popular PASTE ( Pre-Kindergarteners Active in Science and Technology Exploration) series returns […]

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Bookworm Frolic

August 16 @ 9:00 am - August 20 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 17, 2019

Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, 2215 Millstream Road PA United States + Google Map
Free

A large outdoor book sale held under a big tent. Rain or shine. Approximately 40,000 books in 22 different categories. Also records, CDs and DVDs. Box deals on Friday and Saturday. Everything is half-price on Saturday.

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Bookworm Frolic

August 17 @ 9:00 am - August 21 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until August 17, 2019

Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, 2215 Millstream Road PA United States + Google Map
Free

A large outdoor book sale held under a big tent. Rain or shine. Approximately 40,000 books in 22 different categories. Also records, CDs and DVDs. Box deals on Friday and Saturday. Everything is half-price on Saturday.

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Bookstore Romance Day

August 17 @ 10:00 am - August 18 @ 9:00 am
Cupboard Maker Books, 157 N Enola Rd (Routes 11/15)
Enola, 17025
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$10.00

Celebrate the first Bookstore Romance Day, a new nationwide event in appreciation of the romance genre, at the Cupboard Maker Books! Our favorite local romance authors will be signing all day from 10 AM to 8 PM in two-hour time slots. Check out our Facebook page, facebook.com/CupboardMakerBooks, in August to see the authors attending. And […]

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9:00 am

Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show

August 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mount Gretna Chautauqua, 101 Chautauqua Drive
Mount Gretna, 17064
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$12

Under the trees of Old Chautauqua is the 45th Annual Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show - one of the top 200 Shows nationwide - on Aug. 17 & 18. Visit us Saturday 9 am - 6 pm and Sunday 9 am - 5 pm, 101 Chautauqua Drive, Mount Gretna, PA 17064. Art, music, gourmet food, […]

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10:00 am

Yoga on the Terrace

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until October 27, 2019

Kings Gap Environmental Education Center, 500 Kings Gap Road
Carlisle, PA 17015 United States
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Join Maggie Stonecash of Simply Well for Yoga on the Mansion Terrace. Class is appropriate for all levels, beginner to experienced. Modifications are offered for poses based on ability. A limited supply of mats are available; please bring your own if possible. Classes held rain or shine. Attend one session or all; sign up not […]

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Gem Miner’s Jubilee Bead, Gem, Jewelry and Mineral Show

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until August 18, 2019

Lebanon Expo and Fairgrounds, 80 Rocherty Road
Lebanon, PA 17042
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$6.00 – $12

The Gem Miner's Jubilee, the Mid-Atlantic's premium bead, mineral, gem and jewelry show, will be hosting it's 22nd annual event at the Lebanon Valley Expo Center, August 16th - 18th, 2019, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon, PA 17042. The Jubilee is a major production in the gem show circuit and an international event with vendors from […]

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12:00 pm

Knights of Columbus Pig & Corn Roast

August 18 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
St. John Neumann Church 601 E. Delp Road, Lancaster, PA 17601, 601 E. Delp Road
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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$4 – $10

St. John Neumann Church's Knights of Columbus Council 12532 will hold its 19th annual Pig & Corn Roast on Sunday, Aug. 18, noon to 3 p.m. in the parish's St. John XXIII Center, 601 E. Delp Road, Manheim Township. Menu: Pork sandwich, with or without homemade barbecue sauce, roasted corn, baked beans, apple sauce, a […]

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Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station Hosts Free Programs

August 18 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on July 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on July 27, 2019 at 4:30pm

One event on July 28, 2019 at 12:00pm

One event on July 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

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Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station, 35 Carlisle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States
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Free

Visitors to the Gettysburg Lincoln Railroad Station™ can enjoy free programming throughout the 2019 summer season. Before and after the programs, take time to explore the station through a self-guided tour. Learn about the railroad’s role at Gettysburg and President Abraham Lincoln’s arrival for the dedication of the Soldiers’ National Cemetery where he delivered the […]

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1:00 pm

Free Community Yoga

August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on July 14, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on August 18, 2019 at 1:00pm

Columbia Crossing River Trails Center, 41 Walnut Street
Columbia, PA 17512 United States
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Free

Local Columbia yoga studio, SWAY Yoga, will be offering free, beginner, yoga classes on select Sunday afternoons this summer from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm at Columbia Crossing River Trails Center. The instructors at SWAY Yoga provides many modifications for the poses so they will be accessible to everyone. If the weather is nice, class […]

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Raising HOPE

August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Agriculture & Industrial Museum, 217 W. Princess St.
York, PA 17401 United States
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$12 – $15

Raising HOPE Art & Music Fundraiser to benefit H.O.P.E. (Help for Oncology Problems and Emotional Support) ...Support Services for Cancer Patients and their Families Sunday, August 18, 2019 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. $12 per person Under 16 are Free $15 at the Door ART by local artists in various mediums Featuring - JC Fisher […]

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2:00 pm

Hamiltunes: An American Sing-A-Long

August 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on August 17, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on August 18, 2019 at 2:00pm

Prima, 941 Wheatland Ave, Suite A
Lancaster, PA, 17603
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$25

Hamiltunes returns to the Prima stage! Be sure to bring the Hamilton musical fan in your life to this raucous party as professional and community performers of all ages lead guests in songs like “My Shot,” “Wait for It,” and “The Room Where it Happens.”

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3:00 pm

The Golden Boys

August 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
American Music Theatre, 2425 Lincoln Highway East
LANCASTER, 17602
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$69

Frankie Avalon, Fabian, and Bobby Rydell return to AMT as the Golden Boys. Join us for a night of nostalgic hits such as “De De Dinah,” “Venus,” “Bobbysocks to Stockings,” “A Boy Without a Girl,” “Turn Me Loose,” “Tiger,” “Volare,” “Wild One,” “We Got Love,” “Kissin’ Time,” and “Forget Him.” This show is sure to […]

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Servant Stage’s Let Freedom Ring: Music of America

August 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on August 17, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 18, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 18, 2019 at 3:00pm

Lancaster Alliance Church, 210 Pitney Road
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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Pay What You Will

Featuring a variety of your favorite Servant Stage performers, Let Freedom Ring is a rousing musical celebration of the music of America, featuring Broadway & Barbershop, Standards & Swing, Gospel Spirituals and much more!! Packed with patriotic tunes old and new, and some of the stories behind them, this star-spangled revue is classic summer entertainment […]

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Music at the River

August 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on July 14, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 18, 2019 at 3:00pm

Columbia Crossing River Trails Center, 41 Walnut Street
Columbia, PA 17512 United States
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Free

Bring a chair, blanket, and picnic to Columbia Crossing on select Sundays for live music in the park. Enjoy an afternoon along the riverfront listening to great local bands, stay for dinner in our historic river town. June 9 3 pm – 5 pm Mark DeRose & the Dreadnought Brigade For fans of Van Morrison, […]

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5:00 pm

Harrisburg Folk Dance

August 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

The Movement Center, 2134 N 2nd St
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States
$5

International Folk Dance, or World Dance, brings together traditional ethnic dances, as well as choreographed dances, from various regions and nationalities such as Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Hungary, Turkey, Israel, Albania, Greece, Macedonia, Russia, Ukraine, Japan, China, Mongolia, and many more! ​We have dances catering to all skill levels, with a wide variety of music […]

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6:00 pm

Farm-to-River

August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fort Hunter Park, 100 Fort Hunter Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States
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$60.00 – $125.00

This annual fundraising event includes a fun and localized twist - a farm-to-table experience. On the front lawn of the Fort Hunter Mansion, as the warm summer day winds down, attendees will enjoy locally-sourced, homemade dinner offerings, along with local brews, wines and live acoustic music. Patrons will be hosted prior to the dinner, at […]

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7:00 pm

Servant Stage’s Let Freedom Ring: Music of America

August 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on August 17, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on August 18, 2019 at 3:00pm

One event on August 18, 2019 at 7:00pm

Lancaster Alliance Church, 210 Pitney Road
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States
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Pay What You Will

Featuring a variety of your favorite Servant Stage performers, Let Freedom Ring is a rousing musical celebration of the music of America, featuring Broadway & Barbershop, Standards & Swing, Gospel Spirituals and much more!! Packed with patriotic tunes old and new, and some of the stories behind them, this star-spangled revue is classic summer entertainment […]

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Susquehanna Chorale to Perform at Mt. Gretna

August 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mt. Gretna Tabernacle, Third St. and Glossbrenner Ave.
Mt. Gretna , PA 17064 United States
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The critically acclaimed Susquehanna Chorale will perform “Music for a Summer’s Evening” at Mt. Gretna’s open-air Tabernacle on Sunday, Aug. 18, at 7:00 p.m. Artistic Director Linda L. Tedford, will conduct the Chorale in its appearance as part of Mt. Gretna’s Summer at the Tabernacle concert series. The Chorale is a nationally recognized adult chamber […]

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