A self-guided tour of downtown galleries including special exhibitions, meet-the-artist events, live demonstrations, workshops, performance arts and more are all available for discovery within the walkable, bustling independent galleries of Lancaster city.
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PA Events Sunday, October 8th, 2017
Lancaster Art Walk
National Apple Harvest Festival
Harvest time is celebrated in this old time festival. Don't miss the live entertainment, over 300 arts and crafts vendors, farm displays, antique farm equipment, antique and classic cars, steam engines, antique cider press, orchard tours, and so much more. Be sure to sample all the great food....
Whitewater Dam Release at Pocono Whitewater
Whitewater raft the action packed Lehigh Gorge River and experience the best whitewater in the tri-state area. Surrounded by state park protected woodlands and mountains, you will enjoy 12 miles and 5 hours of Class III whitewater rafting and outstanding scenery. This is a fun, thrilling, and...
A fall foliage celebration! Craft and food vendors, bands. Events include a 5K Walk/Run, "Tough Man" Fire Truck Pull and Antique Tractor Show. Free shuttle.
Jonah - Live on Stage
After a series of wild adventures in Joppa, Jonah finds himself in the belly of a giant fish. It’s here that God teaches Jonah how to receive grace and extend mercy to others. Dive deep into the Bible as the Sight and Sound Theatre brings this story to life on an incredible scale with stunning...
Fall Foliage Festival Weekends
Free music at four different venues throughout the downtown area all within a short walking distance from each other, crafters and artists, outstanding food vendors, seasonal specials at restaurants and shops during the Fall Foliage weekends, the first three weekends in October.
32nd Annual Ghosts & Goblins Tours
Ghost & Goblin Tours are open on Fridays and Saturdays from 11:00 am till 5:00 pm. Visitors will enjoy a very special one hour tour through two beautiful crystal caverns, one haunted and one natural with just the right mix of surprises and cave information along the way....
Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire
A kingdom of jousting knights and royal delights. Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth I, invites you to live the excitement of the 35th Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire. Thirty-five acres of jousting knights and royal delights as well as hundreds of colorfully-costumed characters breathe life into the...
Weekend Sightseeing Lake Cruise
Cruise departs the Seven Points marina from April to October. Sit back, relax and enjoy a two hour narrated sightseeing cruise aboard the Princess Lake Cruiser. During the cruise you will witness some of the most beautiful shoreline of Raystown Lake. You will pass points of historical interest...
Friday Music at The Vineyard at Grandview
Visit our tasting room on Friday nights for free live music in our tasting room now through March. Food is available for purchase by Bountiful Feast. Visit our website for a list of performers.
Tours of Bartram's Garden
Bartram's Garden is the oldest living botanic garden, a pastoral 18th century homestead surrounded by the urban bustle of Philadelphia. Bartram's Garden is free to those who wish to explore on their own from dawn to dusk, with the exception of City-observed holidays. For a more in-depth...
Free Dobbin House Tour
Enjoy a free tour of the oldest, most historic house in Gettysburg, built in 1776 by the Reverend Alexander Dobbin. His stone house spans three centuries of American History, from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War and beyond. Tours are offered throughout the year on selected dates on a...
Annual Autumn HawkWatch
Hike to North Lookout and join counters who tally every species of migrating raptor. Bald Eagles, Kestrels and Ospreys are the first migrants. Broadwing numbers peak in late September. Greatest species variety during October, and Golden Eagles and retails during November. A staff or volunteer...
Guided Covered Bridge Tour
Enjoy a three-hour guided covered bridge scooter tour through the back roads of Amish country starting at $89 per scooter. Discover area covered bridges with an experienced guide. Reservations required and based on availability. Sunset tours are also available on Saturday and Sunday 5PM-7PM.
Pittsburgh: A Tradition of Innovation
This permanent exhibition traces the important of Pittsburgh's innovations and inventors, highlighting the region's top contributions to art, industry, education, sports, technology, science and much more. Visit the website for special exhibits and events.
Terracotta Warriors Exhibit
The Franklin Institute is hosting an exhibit displaying one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in history—and one of the most mysterious. Discovered in 1974, the 2,000 year-old Terracotta Army is a symbol of mankind's achievements. The exhibit in Philadelphia features ten...
Butterfly Atrium at Hershey Gardens
Representing nearly 25 North American varieties at the Butterfly House, this year-round attraction helps visitors learn about butterflies and their fascinating lifecycle.