Adams County Farmers Market Opening Day 2023

Gettysburg Rec Park Long Lane, Gettysburg, PA

The Adams County Farmers Market is excited to announce the start of the 2023 farmers market season on Saturday, April 29th! We will be at our brand new location at the GETTYSBURG REC PARK, so please come join us at the market's new home on Long Lane in Gettysburg! The Adams County Farmers Market features


The Making of Beyond the Battle Museum

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

Join ACHS Executive Director Andrew Dalton, filmmaker Jake Boritt, and ACHS Historian Timothy Smith for "The Making of Beyond the Battle Museum" in the Battlefield Overlook Event Center. Andrew, Jake, and Tim will share behind-the-scenes stories on the process of building Gettysburg's newest museum, Beyond the Battle. This is a public, ticketed event. Tickets are


HGAC Architectural Salvage Warehouse

Daniel Lady Farm 986 Hanover Road, Gettysburg

Looking for something vintage? Come browse our collection at the Historic Gettysburg Adams County Architectural Salvage Warehouse, located at the Daniel Lady Farm, 1008 Hanover Road.  Open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every first and third Saturday of the month until November. Some of our items include: old doors and windows,  furniture, tools, shutters,


An Evening with the Painting

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

Join the Gettysburg Foundation at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center for an “after-hours” program on the Gettysburg Cyclorama. Area residents and visitors are invited to experience An Evening with the Painting for an exclusive, close-up look at the historic painting, a presentation combining history, art and preservation. Licensed Battlefield Guide, author and historian

$6 – $30

The Ultimate Sacrifice: Adams County Dead in Korea and Vietnam

Gettysburg Beyond the Battle Museum 625 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg, PA

Join Wayne Motts as he explores just a few personal stories of some of the men from Adams County who died serving their country during the Korea and Vietnam Wars. Wayne E. Motts is the President & CEO of the Gettysburg Foundation. He is also the Director Emeritus of the Adams County Historical Society. Tickets


Trailgating at Strawberry Hill

Strawberry Hill 1537 Mt Hope Rd, Fairfield, PA

Celebrate being outdoors together at Strawberry Hill. Our 2023 Trailgating event will feature food and beer trucks, live music, a corn hole tournament, kids crafts and activities, live animal ambassadors, and much more!


Brighter Tomorrows Book Club for Youth Ages 8-17

224 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325 Brighter Tomorrows Center, Gettysburg, PA

Quarterly book club for youth, led by our Child & Family Advocates, focusing on friendship, diversity, acceptance, and relationships. Each quarter, a different book will be discussed-- books will be provided to youth who register in advance if needed. As we hope youth will participate in the discussions with their thoughts, opinions, and perspectives, reading


Foothills Artists Studio Tour

various locations Fairfield and Cashtown, PA

16th Annual Foothills Artists Studio Tour November 18 & 19, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Meet fourteen artists and tour their studios nestled in beautiful western Adams County, PA, just a few miles from Gettysburg. This popular tour, located in the Fairfield, Orrtanna and Cashtown areas, is self-guided and may be completed in any order.