Gingerbread Celebration

Adams County Arts Council 125 S. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA

Every December ACAC hosts this community competition featuring Gingerbread Houses designed and created by local businesses, school, families, and amateur bakers. Cash prizes are awarded. The exhibit and contest commence with a preview reception including raffle baskets, a Holiday Market, and an auction for the houses.

Join Us For 2022 First Friday – Gettysburg Style!

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Come to Gettysburg the FIRST FRIDAY monthly for special events, discounts and more! Be sure to look for the First Friday flags that signify participating businesses! View information on past events on our blog. December 2 - Our Favorite Things

A Gettysburg Christmas Festival 2022

Downtown Gettysburg 1 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA

December 2-4, 2022 JOIN US FOR A WEEKEND OF HOLIDAY FUN! Gettysburg’s annual holiday celebration featuring special activities, ​entertainment, games, promotions, ​and small-town holiday charm! ​We encourage you to stroll through our historic downtown and enjoy all ​the activities, ​events, entertainment, specials, ​decorations, ​and lights of the holiday season. Lincoln Square to Steinwehr Avenue is …

HGAC Homespun Christmas and Holiday Market 2022

GAR Building 53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Historic Gettysburg Adams County is a non-profit historic and preservation organization with its headquarters in the G.A.R. Hall on 53 East Middle Street in Gettysburg. We will be participating in MainStreet Gettysburg's Holiday Market on the first weekend in December. Beautiful hand crafted holiday gifts and home baked good. Admission if Free

The Gettysburg Choral Society Presents “O Come, All Ye Faithful”

Civil War Store at Steinwehr 61 Seminary Ridge Avenue, Gettysburg, PA

The Gettysburg Choral Society, Inc. is proud to announce its forthcoming Christmas Concert entitled “O Come, All Ye Faithful,” to be held on Friday, December 2nd at 8 p.m. in the beautiful chapel on the campus of the United Lutheran Seminary, located at 61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA. The concert features the well-known and time-honored …

Pop-Up Holiday Market

Adams County Farmers' Market 103 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Pop-Up Holiday Market returns for A Gettysburg Christmas Festival – a town-wide festival organized by Main Street Gettysburg. The Adams Country Farmers Market and Waldo’s team up for this fun pop-up event. Enjoy over 40 vendors of local food, local art, and a whole lotta festivity – all while checking off some of those gifts …

Santa Express

Northern Centrail Railway 2 West Main Street, New Freedom, PA

Get into the holiday spirit on the Santa Express! Our train is decked out for the festive season, bringing holiday cheer, no matter your age. Boarding at the beautiful Historic New Freedom Train Station, you ride with Kris Kringle to Glen Rock. Each child has an opportunity to visit with Santa, who has a special …

A Gettysburg Christmas Festival 2022

Downtown Gettysburg 1 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA

December 2-4, 2022 JOIN US FOR A WEEKEND OF HOLIDAY FUN! Gettysburg’s annual holiday celebration featuring special activities, ​entertainment, games, promotions, ​and small-town holiday charm! ​We encourage you to stroll through our historic downtown and enjoy all ​the activities, ​events, entertainment, specials, ​decorations, ​and lights of the holiday season. Lincoln Square to Steinwehr Avenue is …

HGAC Homespun Christmas and Holiday Market 2022

GAR Building 53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Historic Gettysburg Adams County is a non-profit historic and preservation organization with its headquarters in the G.A.R. Hall on 53 East Middle Street in Gettysburg. We will be participating in MainStreet Gettysburg's Holiday Market on the first weekend in December. Beautiful hand crafted holiday gifts and home baked good. Admission if Free

Jingle Ball

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA

Celebrate the season and the arts! Enjoy an evening of cocktails, dinner, and dancing to Philadelphia's Renaissance Orchestra; a jewelry raffle, and an auction of luxury items.

Winter Choral Concert

Gettysburg College’s Christ Chapel 300 N. Washington Street, Gettysburg, PA

  Hosted by Sunderman Conservatory. Choral singing is a celebrated activity at Gettysburg College. Four choirs provide opportunities for singers at all levels of experience and expertise. Choirs include singers from all across campus- not just music students. The Gettysburg College Choir is acclaimed for superlative performances of choral literature from the Renaissance to the …

A Gettysburg Christmas Festival 2022

Downtown Gettysburg 1 Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA

December 2-4, 2022 JOIN US FOR A WEEKEND OF HOLIDAY FUN! Gettysburg’s annual holiday celebration featuring special activities, ​entertainment, games, promotions, ​and small-town holiday charm! ​We encourage you to stroll through our historic downtown and enjoy all ​the activities, ​events, entertainment, specials, ​decorations, ​and lights of the holiday season. Lincoln Square to Steinwehr Avenue is …

Santa Express

Northern Centrail Railway 2 West Main Street, New Freedom, PA

Get into the holiday spirit on the Santa Express! Our train is decked out for the festive season, bringing holiday cheer, no matter your age. Boarding at the beautiful Historic New Freedom Train Station, you ride with Kris Kringle to Glen Rock. Each child has an opportunity to visit with Santa, who has a special …

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Live

Majestic Theater 25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Totem Pole Playhouse is back for another year, presenting Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at the beautiful Majestic Theater in Downtown Gettysburg, Pa. A multi-talented company of actors, singers and dancers bring this holiday classic to life with warmth, music and laughter. “A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Wil Love and Carl Schurr, evokes the true …

2022 Christmas Extravaganza and Parade

2022 Christmas Extravaganza and Parade 2720 Heidlersburg Rd, Heidlersburg, PA

Don’t miss this big day in Heidlersburg, especially the Tractor and Tinsel Extravaganza, all sponsored by the Heidlersburg Fire Company.

Breakfast with Santa

Conway-Runkle Annex Dub’s Church 1958 Dubs Church Rd., Hanover, PA

Breakfast with Santa at the Conway-Runkle Annex Dub’s Church - 1958 Dubs Church Rd., Hanover PA (Conway-Runkle Bldg is across the street on Marina Rd.) Donation: Adults: $1.00 Children 12 and under: free Breakfast includes: sausages, pancakes, donuts, fruit, juice and coffee. There will be holiday crafts for the children to make. Santa will have …

10th Annual Noreen Neitz Memorial Run at the Rock

10th Annual Noreen Neitz Memorial Run at the Rock 465 Table Rock Road, Gettysburg, PA

Lace up your sneakers and come run in the 10th Annual Noreen Neitz Memorial 5K/10K race. Enjoy music, food, and pies for the winners. Proceeds from the race go to strengthen the SFXCS scholoarship program. Photo courtesy of Gettysburg Times

Gettysburg High School Holiday Market

Gettysburg High School Holiday Market 1130 Old Harrisburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA

Looking for unique holiday gifts that help the community? Then look no further than Gettysburg High School on Dec 10. Stop by and visit approximately 100 vendors selling gifts and holiday-related merchandise. This event is a fundraiser for the Gettysburg chapter of the National Honor Society.  Other student clubs cook and offer a variety of …

Holiday Cookie Walk & Craft Bazaar

First Evangelical Lutheran Church 200 Lincoln Way E, New Oxford, PA

Holiday Cookie Walk & Craft Bazaar Saturday December 10th, 2022 9am - 2pm Invite your friends and family to come and shop for unique and special gifts for friends and family or yourself. We will also save you the time of baking by having our cookie walk. Come see what we've baked up for you. …

Santa Express

Northern Centrail Railway 2 West Main Street, New Freedom, PA

Get into the holiday spirit on the Santa Express! Our train is decked out for the festive season, bringing holiday cheer, no matter your age. Boarding at the beautiful Historic New Freedom Train Station, you ride with Kris Kringle to Glen Rock. Each child has an opportunity to visit with Santa, who has a special …

Cidernalia MMXXII

National Apple Museum 154 W Hanover St, Biglerville, PA

Seven great bands hosted by Ploughman Cider raising money for a great cause, celebrating six years in business. Proceeds support South Mountain Partnership. The Roman celebration of Saturnalia was described as “The Best of Days,” a carnival-like atmosphere where all guests were greeted as equals. This embodies the spirit of Anniversary parties of Ploughman’s past …

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Live

Majestic Theater 25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Totem Pole Playhouse is back for another year, presenting Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at the beautiful Majestic Theater in Downtown Gettysburg, Pa. A multi-talented company of actors, singers and dancers bring this holiday classic to life with warmth, music and laughter. “A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Wil Love and Carl Schurr, evokes the true …

Santa Express

Northern Centrail Railway 2 West Main Street, New Freedom, PA

Get into the holiday spirit on the Santa Express! Our train is decked out for the festive season, bringing holiday cheer, no matter your age. Boarding at the beautiful Historic New Freedom Train Station, you ride with Kris Kringle to Glen Rock. Each child has an opportunity to visit with Santa, who has a special …

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Live

Majestic Theater 25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Totem Pole Playhouse is back for another year, presenting Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at the beautiful Majestic Theater in Downtown Gettysburg, Pa. A multi-talented company of actors, singers and dancers bring this holiday classic to life with warmth, music and laughter. “A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Wil Love and Carl Schurr, evokes the true …

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Live

Majestic Theater 25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Totem Pole Playhouse is back for another year, presenting Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at the beautiful Majestic Theater in Downtown Gettysburg, Pa. A multi-talented company of actors, singers and dancers bring this holiday classic to life with warmth, music and laughter. “A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Wil Love and Carl Schurr, evokes the true …

Pajamas & Pancakes Holiday Party

Bendersville Community Fire Company 144 Park Street, Bendersville, PA

Hot Chocolate bar, cookie decorating, make-your-own ornament, pictures and pancakes with Santa.  Wear your PJs and bring a gift to donate to charity. Santa will be arriving at 9am on the Fire Truck. 8am—11am, $5 per Adult, Free for Kids 0—12

Santa Express

Northern Centrail Railway 2 West Main Street, New Freedom, PA

Get into the holiday spirit on the Santa Express! Our train is decked out for the festive season, bringing holiday cheer, no matter your age. Boarding at the beautiful Historic New Freedom Train Station, you ride with Kris Kringle to Glen Rock. Each child has an opportunity to visit with Santa, who has a special …

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Live

Majestic Theater 25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Totem Pole Playhouse is back for another year, presenting Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at the beautiful Majestic Theater in Downtown Gettysburg, Pa. A multi-talented company of actors, singers and dancers bring this holiday classic to life with warmth, music and laughter. “A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Wil Love and Carl Schurr, evokes the true …

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” Live

Majestic Theater 25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA

Totem Pole Playhouse is back for another year, presenting Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at the beautiful Majestic Theater in Downtown Gettysburg, Pa. A multi-talented company of actors, singers and dancers bring this holiday classic to life with warmth, music and laughter. “A Christmas Carol,” adapted by Wil Love and Carl Schurr, evokes the true …