Event Calendar

Events are subject to change without notice. Please call numbers or visit websites listed with the event you wish to attend in case of changes or cancellations.

January
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Friday, January 1  New Year’s Day.

Saturday, January 9  Gettysburg Battlefield Book Series. At the Ford Education Center, Gettysburg National Park Museum & Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike.  Held every Saturday through March 5.  Read some of the best-selling books about the Civil War and the Battle of Gettysburg in this series.  From 11 a.m. to noon.  Call 717-334-1124, ext. 80 for details.

Saturday, January 9-Sunday, January 10  Winter Lecture Series.  At Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike.  An annual event held during the winter months, teaching the impact of the Civil War and Gettysburg on American history.  Held weekends through March 13, with a different lecture held during each weekend.  Call 717-334-1124, ext. 8023 for details.

Sunday, January 10  Stories in Stone:  The Monuments at Gettysburg. At the Ford Education Center, Gettysburg National Park Museum & Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike.  Held Sundays through March 13.  Call 717-338-4469 for more information.

Sunday, January 10  Music, Gettysburg!  At the Lutheran Theological Seminary Chapel, 147 Seminary Ridge.  Featuring Ken and Brad Kolodner.  Program begins at 4 p.m.  Free to the public.  Call 717-338-3000, ext. 2197 for details.

Wednesday, January 14  The Royal Marines & Scots Guards. At The Majestic Theater, 25 Carlisle Street.  Performance begins at 7:30 p.m.  Call 717-337-8200 for ticket information.

Saturday, January 16  Nicaragua Night. At the Hauser Field House, 300 South Washington Street, Gettysburg College.  Doors open at 5 p.m.  Featuring a buffet and auction.  Benefits the city of Leon in Nicaragua, Gettysburg’s sister city.  Call 717-337-6490 or visit the website at gettysburgleon.org for ticket information.

Saturday, January 16  Sacred Sounds Concert. At Zen and Now, 48 York Street.  7-9 p.m.  Call 717-334-5588 for more information.

Saturday, January 16  Hauser After Hours. Featuring live music, warm food, tours, and entertainment.  At Hauser Estate Winery, 410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville.  From 7-10 p.m.  Held also on January 23 and 30.  Call 717-334-4888 for details.

Sunday, January 17  Gettysburg Winter Wedding Showcase. At the Wyndham, Gettysburg, 95 Presidential Circle.  Registered brides may enter free of charge.  Call 717-339-0020, ext. 6011 for ticket information.

Monday, January 18  Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observed.

Monday, January 18  A Day On. A day of community service, in tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Presented by the United Way of Adams County.  There are many places for service and contribution, including food banks, crisis centers, and homes for the disabled and elderly.  Contact 717-334-5809 for details.

Monday, January 18  Adams County Appreciation Day. At Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike, and The David Wills House, 8 Lincoln Square.  All Adams County Residents may access free of charge on this particular day the museum, Cyclorama, and entrance to the historic David Wills House.  Held also on February 15.  Call 877-874-2478 for more information.

Friday, January 22 Music, Gettysburg!  At the Lutheran Theological Seminary Chapel, 7:30 p.m.  Free to the public.  Call 717-338-3000, ext. 2197 for details.

Friday, January 22-Saturday, February 6  Chicago.  At Gettysburg Community Theatre, 49 York Street.  Call 717-334-2692 for performance schedule and ticket information.

Sunday, January 24  The Changing Battlefield.  A Civil War Roundtable lecture series installment, at The Farnsworth House, 401 Baltimore Street.  Lecture begins at 4 p.m.  Fee charged.  Call 717-398-8960 for more information.

Sunday, January 24  Ballroom Dancing. At the Gettysburg American Legion, 528 East Middle Street, 7-9 p.m.  Featuring live, Big Band era music by The Gettysburg Big Band.  Food available.  Call 717-845-4277 for details.

February

Valentine's Day

Friday, February 5  First Friday. Sponsored by the Gettysburg Area Retail Merchants Association.  Featuring receptions, demonstrations, live music, special sales and later business hours (until 8 p.m.)  Look for the First Friday banner at participating Gettysburg area shops, galleries, and restaurants.

Saturday, February 6  Gettysburg Battlefield Book Series. At the Ford Education Center, Gettysburg National Park Museum & Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike.  From 11 a.m. to noon.  Held every Saturday in February.  Call 717-334-1124, ext. 8023 for details.

Saturday, February 6-Sunday, February 7  Winter Lecture Series. At Gettysburg National Park Museum & Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike.  From 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.  An hour presentation on the impact of Gettysburg and the Civil War on American history.  Call 717-334-1124, ext. 8023 for details.

Sunday, February 7  Civil War Roundtable Series. At The Farnsworth House, 401 Baltimore Street.  4 p.m.  Featuring a presentation on Jennie Wade and John Burns.  Fee charged.  Call 717-398-8960 for more information.

Saturday, February 13  Mother/Daughter Valentine’s Day Tea. At Hollabaugh Brothers, 545 Carlisle Pike, Biglerville.  Reservations are required.  Call 717-677-9494 for reservation information.

Saturday, February 13  Hauser After Hours. At Hauser Estate Winery, 410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, 7-10 p.m.  Featuring live musical entertainment, tours, and food available.  Held also February 20 and 27.  Call 717-334-4888 for details.

Saturday, February 13  Robert Osborne Presents “Casablanca”. At The Majestic Theater 25 Carlisle Street.  Program begins at 7:30 p.m.  See Robert Osborne in person as he reminisces about Hollywood’s Golden Era and introduces the Academy Award winning film, Casablanca .  Call 717-337-8200 for ticket information.

Sunday, February 14  Valentine’s Day.

Sunday February 14  Music, Gettysburg!  A Tribute to Frank Sinatra. At the Lutheran Theological Seminary Chapel, 147 Seminary Ridge.  Performance begins at 4 p.m.  Free to the public.  Featuring the Gettysburg Big Band.  Call 717-338-3000, ext. 2197 for details.

Monday, February 15 Presidents’ Day.

Saturday, February 27  An Evening With the Painting. An up-close, more personal view and history of The Gettysburg Cyclorama Painting.  At the Ford Education Center, Gettysburg National Park Museum & Visitor Center, 1195 Baltimore Pike.  Presentation begins at 5 p.m.  Sponsored by The Gettysburg Foundation.  Call 877-874-2478 for ticket information.

Sunday, February 28  Ballroom Dancing.  At The Gettysburg American Legion, 528 East Middle Street, 7-9 p.m.  Featuring live, Big Band era music by The Gettysburg Big Band.  Food available.  Fee charged.  Call 717-845-4277 for details.

March

Saint Patricks' Day

Friday, March 4-Sunday, March 6  Reenactor Appreciation Weekend. At various Gettysburg locations.  Includes fashion show, Victorian reception, a reenactor dance and Civil War era Sunday services.  Many events free or discounted for reenactors.  Call 717-338-1776 or 717-334-6245 for more information.

Saturday, March 5  Annual Broadway Gala. Presented by Gettysburg Community Theatre.  An evening performance at the Gettysburg College Union Ballroom, Gettysburg College.  Call 717-334-2692 for ticket information.

Saturday, March 19  The Irish at Gettysburg. Join a Licensed Battlefield Guide for a tour of the Irish contribution to the Battle of Gettysburg.  Tour begins at 10 a.m. at the Father Corby statue.  Tour ends with an Irish meal at The Fairfield Inn.  Fee charged.  Call 717-334-6274 for more information.


If you have an item for our Calendar of Events, send it to us (be sure to include place, time of event and a phone number for information):

The Gettysburg Experience
P.O. Box 4271
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Or email us at loski@TheGettysburgExperience.com

For special events only. Information must reach us by the 10th of the month which precedes the month of your event. Complete info MUST be sent to us-do NOT simply refer us to a Facebook page or website-for your event to be published in our calendar.
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